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Unique Amenities That Make You Want to Hop On a Plane Right Now
You may come across Joe, the Falconer at Terranea Resort. He's a part of the resort's culture and helps make your experience distinctive
Exceptional customer service is about surprising and delighting guests. In fact, our collection of distinctive properties think service with a story is much more interesting than service with only a smile. We're proud to represent our communities, and we let the unique personalities, history, and points of view of our people and properties shine through. This ensures that no matter where a guest meets us, their stay will be consistently excellent in delivery, but absolutely singular in experience.
Snowsurance, a New Special Offer from Tarrytown House
At Tarrytown House Estate & Conference Center, A Destination Hotel, we consider our guests’ concerns and budgets when planning a winter meeting. As the weather becomes unpredictable, we are offering “Snowsurance” to winter meetings that are booked to take place between December 2014 and March 2015. With three inches of snow or more forecasted within three days of the event date, meeting planners can rebook their meeting within 30 days with no penalty.
Food & Beverage Trends for 2015 - You Don't Want to Miss This!
The New Year is upon us and now is the time to ask yourself, what are the expected group food and beverage trends in 2015? These Chefs and Directors of Food & Beverage are looking forward to embracing the food and beverage shifts in the coming year. So what can you anticipate in 2015?
How Do You Respond to Attendees Who Want to Bring Family?
At Sunriver Resort, Fort Funnigan is full of kid's activities for guests
If you’ve ever been involved in corporate event planning that encourages families to travel too, not only does it create a warm feeling but it also supports work-life balance. There’s a win-win for everyone. If children are involved, they are able to broaden their experiences and appreciate other cultures. We've highlighted a few ideas to keep family members active and entertained during the conference.
How Destination Hotels are Redefining Event Space
While available space and overall location might be the key factors in determining a group’s meeting destination, many planners are looking for a host that can cater to a more flexible style. Convention and visitors bureaus have a pulse on which venues are versatile, flexible and most importantly creative about event design.