Couples who Host a Wedding at Over 200 Participating Starwood Hotels and Resorts in Asia Pacific Will Enjoy a Free Honeymoon – Anywhere in the World
Bali, Samui, Sanya, Fiji, ….or the Maldives – luxury and romance await at one of these coveted honeymoon destinations! Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG®), the award-winning loyalty program of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT), today announced an exciting campaign that will allow wedding couples and honeymooners to treat themselves to the trip of a lifetime. For every wedding booked at participating Starwood hotels and resorts in Asia Pacific, SPG will reward couples with Starpoints redeemable for their honeymoons at any Starwood property in the world. The offer is valid for weddings booked from 10 March to 1 July 2014. Weddings are required to be hosted by 1 March 2015.
“Weddings are an important chapter of one’s life and Starwood Hotels & Resorts and SPG is delighted to be a part of this joyous journey,” said Natasha Dimmock, Vice President, Distribution, Loyalty & Partnerships, Starwood Hotels & Resorts. “With this exciting offer, we are giving SPG members two benefits in one goal – a great wedding and a dream honeymoon!”
Throughout the eligible 4-month booking period, couples who reserve wedding venues at participating Starwood hotels and resorts are eligible to earn three Starpoints® for every USD1 spent. A maximum of 150,000 Starpoints can be earned per wedding. There is no minimum spending requirement. Starpoints can then be used to redeem free accommodation at any Starwood hotel or resort globally. Through this campaign, couples will also be entitled to a 15% discount on standard room rates for their first anniversary, with special celebratory amenities such as champagne and cake.
Additionally, SPG will award 20,000 Starpoints to referring entities or wedding planners who successfully recommend wedding couples that host their big day at Starwood hotels or resorts.
With over 200 participating properties in the region, Starwood offers a range of settings to cater to unforgettable weddings of all flavors, and with over 1,100 hotels and resorts worldwide, Starwood makes it easy for couples to embark on the honeymoon of their dreams. For an ultimate wedding, abandon the expected and experience the new W underwater wedding at W Retreat & Spa-Maldives. Get ready to celebrate love 15 meters under beautiful blue waters amidst thousands of colorful exotic fish and breathtaking corals. For luxe romance, celebrate the extraordinary day at the Cloud Nine Chapel of The St. Regis Bali, where sparkling crystal chandeliers and magnificent ocean views create a magical and unmatched moment. For a large wedding, host a grand party at Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central or an exclusive hotel buyout at Sheraton Hua Hin Resort & Spa.
With 150,000 Starpoints, the newlyweds can treat themselves to honeymoon at their dream destinations, including a romantic 18-night getaway at a SPG Category 4 hotel such as the Sheraton Fiji Resort in Nadi, Fiji; bask in the beauty of The Royal Begonia, a Luxury Collection Resort, Sanya, China, or another hotel under SPG category 5, for 11 nights; or live it up in luxury for 7 nights at a Category 6 hotel, such as The Naka Island, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Phuket, Thailand.
Enjoy a myriad of benefits with SPG membership, including the redemption of Starpoints for Free Night Awards with no blackout dates on standard rooms, and room upgrades at more than 1,100 hotels worldwide. Sign-up is always free at www.spg.com. For a list of participating hotels and resorts, as well as terms and conditions of the honeymoon offer, please visit www.spg.com/honeymoon.