SOURCE: Marriott

Ybor City Hotels

December 03, 2010 10:37 ET

Tampa Convention Center Hotel Works With Customers to Make 'Meetings That Inspire'

Soar Business With Exceptional Conferencing Opportunities

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - December 3, 2010) - Take business to a new level with inspiring meetings that push associates to the next step in productivity with the all new "Meetings That Inspire Offer" at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina. The finest among Tampa Convention Center hotels, the Tampa Marriott is teaming up with businesses to help them create memorable meetings that are sure to inspire excellence.

With "Meetings That Inspire" businesses can come together in one location with exceptional business facilities and refreshing guest accommodations all under one roof to create the ideal environment for inspiration and networking opportunities that result in successful business ventures. Offering notable discounts, credits, and rewards, lavish amenities, panoramic vistas, a vibrant waterfront location and 50,000 square feet of premium Tampa Bay meeting space to accommodate small meetings or large conferences and exhibitions, this offer by the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina is exceptional among Tampa hotel deals as it includes the unsurpassed services and expertise of the hotel's dedicated staff to ensure every detail is perfectly executed. Conveniently located next door to the Tampa Convention Center, an additional 600,000 square feet of event space is available to host the largest of corporate events.

Businesses that book a meeting or corporate event on any published value date through 2012* with a minimum of 400 room nights qualify for the "Meetings That Inspire Offer" and will receive one complimentary room for every 40 rooms used, two complimentary suites, five upgrades at the group rate, complimentary morning or afternoon coffee break, a $5,000 credit to the Master Account, 10% discount on audio-visual services and menu prices, Triple Marriott Rewards points, complimentary meeting room rental and 20% allowable attrition.

The Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina's newly renovated meeting space in Tampa Bay includes 30 meeting rooms, waterfront patio space and a 17,169 square foot Grand Ballroom that seats up to 2,500 or can be divided into 10 salons. Professional event managers are on hand to help with all the details and the hotel also offers security services and full-service catering. Complete booking details and online planning services may be viewed at www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/tpamc-tampa-marriott-waterside-hotel-and-marina/.

*Offer not valid on previously booked or negotiated meetings or government-rated business and may not be combined with any other group offer or promotion. Please check with hotel property for full listing of Value Dates and additional terms and conditions.

About the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina

The Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina stands majestically along the Channel Riverwalk overlooking Tampa Bay in the heart of downtown Tampa, providing guests with an exquisite resting place whether traveling for work or play. In addition to opulent guest accommodations, the hotel is home to several remarkable restaurants including II Terrazzo, Café Waterside and Champions Sports Bar. Ultimate relaxation can be found at the hotel's Spa Waterside or poolside at the hotel's magnificent rooftop swimming pool. A 32-slip full-service Marina is also available at this exclusive Marriott hotel.