SYS-CON MEDIA Authors: Pat Romanski, Esmeralda Swartz, Liz McMillan, AppDynamics Blog, Carmen Gonzalez

News Feed Item

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel Awards Newlyweds Free Honeymoons

At This Elegant Downtown Vancouver Wedding Location, the Reception Is Only the Beginning of the Experience

VANCOUVER, BC -- (Marketwired) -- 01/28/14 -- Of all the potential wedding gifts a couple could receive, none could rival a free honeymoon. After all, what's a china place setting compared to a week spent on a white-sand beach? And while registering for a dream vacation may not be possible at the department stores, the Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel knows all about making dreams come true.

As one of the most generous Vancouver luxury hotel deals currently available, the wedding promotion awards bonus Marriott Rewards points to couples who book select downtown Vancouver wedding reception locations like this one. The number of points is based on each reception's food-and-beverage costs. So couples who spend $15,000 earn 150,000 points, while those who spend $20,000 earn 200,000 points, and others who spend $25,000 or more receive a generous 250,000 points.

Couples can redeem their points in a variety of ways. For starters, they can use them toward accommodations at one of the more than 3,800 Marriott-branded hotels and resorts around the world, or they can use them to book golf or ski packages. Fine dining, resort activities and spa services are just a few more ways Marriott Rewards points can work for newlywed couples.

The promotion may earn couples a free honeymoon, but the reception itself is another perk. After all, this recently renovated property offers some of the most original reception experiences among boutique hotels in downtown Vancouver. Its Vistas 360, for instance, lets guests enjoy a revolving view of the stunning city skyline and surrounding mountains while they tuck in to world-class cuisine and dance the night away.

The rest of the hotel's 29,000 square feet of Vancouver event space has plenty more to attract couples. Those planning larger events may consider the Tuscany room, which can accommodate up to 250 people, while more intimate gatherings will be comfortable in a variety of other flexible spaces. A professional events team is also available to ensure that every event is as flawless as it is customised.

After the reception, the happy couple and their guests can look forward to accommodations that match the timbre of the party. Stylish furnishings, designer duvets, luxury bath amenities and flat-panel LCD televisions promise a good night's rest. And there's no better start to a new life together -- or just a vacation -- than that.

To secure the promotion, couples must book their wedding reception by December 31, 2014 and hold it by December 31, 2015. To learn more about the details, couples may visit www.MarriottCanadaWeddings.com and www.MarriottCanadaMariage.ca.

About the Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel
Design and destination unite at the Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel. Boasting a recent renovation, the luxury property features a sense of style that lives up to its waterfront location. The 434 guest rooms and eight suites indulge guests with cotton-rich linens, upscale bathrooms and technologically up-to-date features like high-speed Internet. Features like these let travellers make the most of their stay, whether that's by sightseeing (historic Gastown, Robson Street and the area's top attractions are all nearby) or working. The hotel's 29,000 square feet of flexible event space offers onsite exhibition opportunities, a ballroom that can accommodate up to 720 guests and a revolving room that affords panoramic views of the skyline. A fitness centre, solarium and indoor pool provide plenty of ways to relax, and the p2b bistro & bar keeps guests healthy and satisfied with its fresh, local and sustainable cuisine. Combining good looks and unbeatable location, it seems, makes for one irresistible property.

About Renaissance
Renaissance Hotels represents a diverse collection of more than 155 hotels in 35 countries worldwide. Each property is unique, offering passionate travelers a one-of-kind experience and memories they will be sure to take with them long after they depart. Within every hotel, guests are greeted by an exceptional array of amenities and an inspiring world of local discoveries. For travelers looking to experience something new, innovative and locally driven programs including the industry leading entertainment platform RLife LIVE as well as R Navigator, ensure that every trip is transformed into an eye-opening, unforgettable journey. Renaissance Hotels. Live Life To Discover. To discover more visit www.renhotels.com.

Friend us on Facebook www.facebook.com/RenHotels

Follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/RenHotels

Image Available: http://www2.marketwire.com/mw/frame_mw?attachid=2506177

Add to Digg Bookmark with del.icio.us Add to Newsvine

CONTACT:
Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel
1133 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V6E 3T3 Canada
1-604-689-9211
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yvrrd-renaissance-vancouver-harbourside-hotel/

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
Mobile commerce traffic is surpassing desktop, yet less than 20% of sales in the U.S. are mobile commerce sales. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Dan Franklin, Segment Manager, Commerce, at Verizon Digital Media Services, defined mobile devices and discussed how next generation means simplification. It means taking your digital content and turning it into instantly gratifying experiences.
Today’s enterprise is being driven by disruptive competitive and human capital requirements to provide enterprise application access through not only desktops, but also mobile devices. To retrofit existing programs across all these devices using traditional programming methods is very costly and time consuming – often prohibitively so. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jesse Shiah, CEO, President, and Co-Founder of AgilePoint Inc., discussed how you can create applications that run on all mobile ...
From telemedicine to smart cars, digital homes and industrial monitoring, the explosive growth of IoT has created exciting new business opportunities for real time calls and messaging. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Ivelin Ivanov, CEO and Co-Founder of Telestax, shared some of the new revenue sources that IoT created for Restcomm – the open source telephony platform from Telestax. Ivelin Ivanov is a technology entrepreneur who founded Mobicents, an Open Source VoIP Platform, to help create, de...
“This win means a great deal to us because it is decided by the readers – the people who understand how use of our technology enables new insights that drive the business,” said Matt Davies, senior director, EMEA marketing, Splunk. “Splunk Enterprise enables organizations to improve service levels, reduce operations costs, mitigate security risks, enhance DevOps collaboration, create new product and service offerings and obtain deeper insight into customer behavior. Being named Best Business App...
We certainly live in interesting technological times. And no more interesting than the current competing IoT standards for connectivity. Various standards bodies, approaches, and ecosystems are vying for mindshare and positioning for a competitive edge. It is clear that when the dust settles, we will have new protocols, evolved protocols, that will change the way we interact with devices and infrastructure. We will also have evolved web protocols, like HTTP/2, that will be changing the very core...
Cloud services are the newest tool in the arsenal of IT products in the market today. These cloud services integrate process and tools. In order to use these products effectively, organizations must have a good understanding of themselves and their business requirements. In his session at 15th Cloud Expo, Brian Lewis, Principal Architect at Verizon Cloud, outlined key areas of organizational focus, and how to formalize an actionable plan when migrating applications and internal services to the ...
"SOASTA built the concept of cloud testing in 2008. It's grown from rather meager beginnings to where now we are provisioning hundreds of thousands of servers on a daily basis on behalf of customers around the world to test their applications," explained Tom Lounibos, CEO of SOASTA, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Vormetric on Wednesday announced the results of its 2015 Insider Threat Report (ITR), conducted online on their behalf by Harris Poll and in conjunction with analyst firm Ovum in fall 2014 among 818 IT decision makers in various countries, including 408 in the United States. The report details striking findings around how U.S. and international enterprises perceive security threats, the types of employees considered most dangerous, environments at the greatest risk for data loss and the steps or...
Disruptive macro trends in technology are impacting and dramatically changing the "art of the possible" relative to supply chain management practices through the innovative use of IoT, cloud, machine learning and Big Data to enable connected ecosystems of engagement. Enterprise informatics can now move beyond point solutions that merely monitor the past and implement integrated enterprise fabrics that enable end-to-end supply chain visibility to improve customer service delivery and optimize sup...
“DevOps is really about the business. The business is under pressure today, competitively in the marketplace to respond to the expectations of the customer. The business is driving IT and the problem is that IT isn't responding fast enough," explained Mark Levy, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Serena Software, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at DevOps Summit, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
SYS-CON Events announced today that CodeFutures, a leading supplier of database performance tools, has been named a “Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9–11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. CodeFutures is an independent software vendor focused on providing tools that deliver database performance tools that increase productivity during database development and increase database performance and scalability during production.
"Verizon Digital Media Services is responsible for the broadcast, video and content delivery network that accelerates, scales and helps our customers reach end users with all kinds of video and web content," stated James Segil, CMO of Verizon Digital Media Services, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Docker is becoming very popular--we are seeing every major private and public cloud vendor racing to adopt it. It promises portability and interoperability, and is quickly becoming the currency of the Cloud. In his session at DevOps Summit, Bart Copeland, CEO of ActiveState, discussed why Docker is so important to the future of the cloud, but will also take a step back and show that Docker is actually only one piece of the puzzle. Copeland will outline the bigger picture of where Docker fits a...
The Internet of Things is a misnomer. That implies that everything is on the Internet, and that simply should not be - especially for things that are blurring the line between medical devices that stimulate like a pacemaker and quantified self-sensors like a pedometer or pulse tracker. The mesh of things that we manage must be segmented into zones of trust for sensing data, transmitting data, receiving command and control administrative changes, and peer-to-peer mesh messaging. In his session a...
The speed of product development has increased massively in the past 10 years. At the same time our formal secure development and SDL methodologies have fallen behind. This forces product developers to choose between rapid release times and security. In his session at DevOps Summit, Michael Murray, Director of Cyber Security Consulting and Assessment at GE Healthcare, examined the problems and presented some solutions for moving security into the DevOps lifecycle to ensure that we get fast AND ...