SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

March 13, 2012 10:13 ET

Rock Memorial Day Weekend in Style With Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino's 'Catch the Rhythm' Package

Aruba Resort Offers Exclusive Rates and Resort Credits During 12th Annual Soul Beach® Music Festival

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Mar 13, 2012) - Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino invites music lovers and sun seekers to catch the rhythm of the Dutch Caribbean with an exclusive Aruba hotel package available during the 12th Annual Soul Beach Music Festival, May 23 - 28. As the primary host hotel for the event, Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino's "Catch The Rhythm, Feed Your Soul" package features 40 percent off rates, a $50 spa credit per room, a $25 cocktail credit per room and a $10 free match play per person valid at the resort's two casinos.

The sizzling hot Soul Beach Music Festival will bring top R&B acts to Aruba, including three-time Grammy winner R. Kelly who will headline the star-studded event with additional artists including LLCoolJ, Melanie Fiona and Ledisi. In addition to the highly anticipated musical performances, the island will also be abuzz with comedy shows, amped-up nightclubs and sizzling beach parties.

"Soul Beach brings an amazing energy to Aruba every year, and we look forward to being the center of the action yet again," said Janien Huistra, director of sales and marketing at Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino. "From our location in vibrant Oranjestad to our adults-only pool scene, lively casinos and private beaches on Renaissance Island, Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino is truly the place where the Caribbean goes cosmopolitan. It's the perfect spot for Soul Beach fans to keep the party going!"

The "Catch the Rhythm, Feed Your Soul" package is available for accommodations at the resort's two distinct lodging options, the adults-only Marina Hotel and the family-friendly Ocean Suites. Both locations offer direct boat service to Renaissance Island, a 40-acre private island, every 15 minutes. Guests can also enjoy two Aruba casinos, the Okeanos Spa, 35 blocks of upscale shopping at the adjacent Renaissance Mall and Renaissance Marketplace, 15 cuisine options and a six-theatre cinema, all in the middle of the action.

These Aruba hotel deals start at $156 per night, based on double occupancy. The package is available for travel May 20 - 31, 2012. Reservations can be made online or by calling 1-800-421-8188 in the U.S. and using promotional code L9Z.

For more information on the Soul Beach Music Festival, visit

About Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino
Centered in the vibrant cultural center of Aruba, the AAA Four Diamond Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino offers two distinct vacation experiences with the family-friendly Ocean Suites and the adult-exclusive Marina Hotel. Resort highlights include Aruba's only private beaches on Renaissance Island, two casinos, a marina, upscale shopping at Renaissance Mall, casual shopping and fine dining in Aruba at Renaissance Marketplace, 15 cuisine options, a six-theatre cinema and the largest convention center in Aruba. For more information, call 1-800-228-9290 or visit

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