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An oasis in the city
July 27, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact: Jennifer M.C. Dahler
Phone: 401-553-0409
Email: jdahler@marriottprovidence.com

AQUA AWARDED BEST IN RHODE ISLAND
BY RHODE ISLAND MONTHLY

AQUA, Providences premier pool and party experience, awarded Editors Pick for Best Outdoor Lounge at Rhode Island Monthlys 2009 Awards

Providence, RI - The votes are in! Rhode Island Monthlys annual awards party drew a record crowd of 1,200 people on Thursday night. The category was Play and the award was for Best Outdoor Lounge. And the winner isAQUA Providence!

A one-of-its-kind multi-function lifestyle venue located at the Providence Marriott Downtown. AQUA is an oasis in the middle of the city that blends water, fire and sound creating a cool escape for those looking to socialize in style.

Best of Rhode Island 2009 Editors Pick: You don't have to choose between a night on the town or by the pool at AQUA, where South Beach style has arrived in the Ocean State in the form of private poolside cabanas, roaring fire pits and a menu of trendy cocktails and sharable small bites.

AQUA features Providences largest and only indoor/outdoor pool, a full service bar, cabanas, four fire pits and a cascading waterfall. The venue caters to everyone from hotel guests to locals looking to unwind over drinks to parties for up to 200 people. AQUA also offers a variety of on-site spa services through a partnership with G~Spot Salon.

Our team is so proud to be recognized as the Best Outdoor Lounge in Rhode Island, says Eric Churchill, General Manager. AQUA has become a popular escape for relaxation in the Providence area and is also enjoyed by local families as a Daycation Destination. It is such a versatile venue providing unique space for corporate events as well as poolside entertainment. There is nothing else like it in the city.

For more information: www.aquaprovidence.com

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April 22, 2008
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jennifer M.C. Dahler, Lead Experience Specialist TM
Phone: 401-553-0409
Email: jdahler@marriottprovidence.com

PROVIDENCE MARRIOTT HOTEL
ONE ORMS STREET
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

Providence, RI The Providence Marriott Downtown is going Green. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management will officially certify the hotel at the first annual Green Hospitality Certification Awards Program on Earth Day, April 22, 2008 at the Rhode Island Convention Center. The Providence Marriott Downtown has formed an Environmental Committee called the Green Team. The Green Team has organized a series of environmentally sound programs to reduce the hotels carbon footprint. The hotels mission is to ensure that the Providence Marriott Downtown is working toward reducing its environmental impact and carbon footprint by minimizing waste, litter and reducing energy and water consumption.

The Providence Marriott Downtown is 99% equipped with Energy Star certified efficient lighting which uses 70% less electricity then a normal fluorescent bulb. Unlike the traditional hot water washing systems, the hotel utilizes the Ozone system, which uses cold water and ozone to clean sheets and garments faster and more efficiently then normal hot water systems. The Ozone system reduces fuel consumption by 10%. The Providence Marriott is also participating in a Green Education Program for the associates, which will officially kick off on Earth Day with a special Green menu in the cafeteria and a presentation by the Green Team. Associates will be educated on how they can impact the environment and reduce their carbon footprints at work and at home.

The Providence Marriott Downtown is also participating in the following programs
  • Recycling Program
  • Marriott Standard Water Efficient Sinks and Showerheads
  • Towel Program
  • Smart HVAC
  • Smoke-Free Environment
  • Recycling of Old Furniture
  • Ride Together Program  [Top]
YOUR KEY TO RHODE ISLAND TREASURE STARTS HERE
February 28, 2008
For Immediate Release
Contact: Jennifer M.C. Dahler, Lead Experience Specialist TM
Phone: 401-553-0409
Email: jdahler@marriottprovidence.com

PROVIDENCE MARRIOTT HOTEL
ONE ORMS STREET
PROVIDENCE, RI 02904

Providence, RI - The Providence Marriott Downtown, Your Key to Rhode Island Treasures, has a team of Experience Specialists to take care of guest requests. From a dinner reservation at one of Providence's hottest restaurants to setting the stage for a marriage proposal, the team customizes the guest's stay to create long lasting memories. Guests are contacted prior to arrival so that the Experience Specialist Team can gather information about the guest's stay. The Team uses this information to make personalized suggestions to the guest.  [Top]
PROVIDENCE MARRIOTT DOWNTOWN ANNOUNCES THE FOOD AND WINE ESCAPE

Overnight Getaway Package Presented By Robert Mondavi Private Selection and Marc Silverstein, Former Host of The Best Of on Food Network

Providence, RI - Providence Marriott Downtown announces its latest getaway package, The Food and Wine Escape. This overnight package is presented by Robert Mondavi Private Selection and Marc Silverstein, Former Host of The Best Of on Food Network.

Visitors can view an overview video, package details, and participating hotels and book reservations directly at www.MarriottProvidence.com or by calling 1-866-232-0033.

Each Food and Wine Escape will include
  • Deluxe overnight accommodations at the Providence Marriott Downtown
  • Breakfast Buffet for two
  • A half-bottle of both Robert Mondavi Private Selection Chardonnay and Cabernet presented in room upon arrival
  • Set of two special edition Food and Wine Escape stemless wine glasses
  • Robert Mondavi Signature Corkscrew
  • “Food and Wine Best Bets” guide to the top ten food and wine experiences in the area presented by Marc Silverstein
Some experiences included in the exclusive “Food & Wine Escape Top Ten Best Bets” guide are “Mystery from the Deep at the Bluefin Grille” - experience dining at its finest without leaving the hotel. Our chef has put together a menu just for you. The Bluefin Grille restaurant is truly one of Rhode Island’s treasures. But it is you who will be treasured, with impeccable service and mouth-watering culinary creations. Or maybe you would like an experience a Family-run vineyard-overlooking Rhode Island Sound. Newport Vineyards offers a variety of local wines as well as local hard cider. Rhody Coyote Hard Cider is named after the latest coyote spotted and tagged as part of the Narragansett Bay Coyote Study. A bottle on your table makes a wonderful story. Discover one of these exclusive experiences or one of many more we offer through the hotel.

The Food and Wine Escape is the perfect getaway that will give visitors a true taste - or two, or three, or four… - of the town. The Providence Marriott Downtown is dedicated to providing guests with an unforgettably fun and educational experience.  [Top]
Providence Marriott Downtown
1 Orms Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02904
Contact: 401-272-2400 Fax: 401-273-2686
Email: esprovidence@marriottprovidence.com
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