Monday, September 29, 2008

Economic Stimulus "The Marriott Vacation Club Way" In Phuket, Thailand

Economic Stimulus "The Marriott Vacation Club Way" In Phuket, Thailand

Celebrating 25 Years With 25 Percent Off Rates In Phuket, Thailand

Orlando, Fla. (PRWEB) October 8, 2009 -

With summer fading to fall, now is the perfect time to plan a getaway to Phuket at rates never offered before. As Marriott Vacation Club celebrates 25 years of unforgettable vacations, escape to Marriott's Phuket Beach Club and save 25 percent off room rates starting at $139 per night.*

Uniquely integrated with the JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa, Marriott's Phuket Beach Club offers an idyllic Thai beachfront retreat, boasting spacious and luxurious two-bedroom, two-bath villas. Each villa offers all the comforts of home, including fully-equipped kitchens with granite countertops, spacious living and dining areas, multiple televisions sets with DVD players, a private balcony or terrace with scenic views, and a washer/dryer. Two-bedroom villas in Phuket (http://www. marriott. com/hotels/travel/hktpb-marriotts-phuket-beach-club/) can accommodate up to eight guests.

Guests will enjoy an array of resort amenities including beach access, two outdoor pools and whirlpool spas, fitness center and tennis courts, fully spa offering Thai herbal treatments, children's activity center and a convenience store. Save money and spend time in a spacious and luxurious villa, surrounded by amenities you and your loved ones can enjoy at your leisure.

Known for its spectacular scenery, stunning tropical sunsets and warm blue waters, Phuket is recognized as Asia's most popular beach destination. Whether its world class diving in the Andaman Sea or eco-adventures in tropical forests, Phuket offers the chance to expand your horizons with something for everyone.

Reservations must be made by November 15 for stays between September 8 and November 20, 2009, to receive this limited time discount at Marriott's Phuket Beach Club. To book the 25th Anniversary Rate, visit http://www. marriott. com/hotels/travel/hktpb-marriotts-phuket-beach-club/ (http://www. marriott. com/hotels/travel/hktpb-marriotts-phuket-beach-club/) and use promotional code FSZ or call 1-800-VILLAS-9.

*Terms and Conditions: Promotion rates are valid at Marriott Vacation Club and Grand Residences by Marriott resorts from September 8 - November 20, 2009. Offer not available to groups requiring 10 or more rooms. Promotional rates quoted already include 25 percent off. A limited number of rooms are available and blackout dates or other restrictions may apply. Participating locations only. Some resorts may not be available at the rates shown. A stay is defined as consecutive nights spent at the same hotel, regardless of check-in/check-out activity. Promotion cannot be combined with any other offer, discount coupon, sale promotion or prior purchase/reservation. Void where prohibited.

About Marriott Vacation Club
Marriott Vacation Club is the recognized worldwide leader in vacation ownership with a program highly regarded for its quality and unique flexibility. Celebrating 25 years of providing unforgettable vacations, Marriott became the first branded hospitality company by nearly a decade to enter the timeshare industry in 1984. Marriott Vacation Club continues to expand with a diverse portfolio of more than 11,000 timeshare resort villas throughout the U. S., Caribbean, Europe and Asia. Today, more than 395,000 Owner families around the globe own their vacations "the Marriott way," offering options to exchange weeks with priority within the Marriott Vacation Club portfolio or within Interval International's global system of more than 2,400 resorts in over 75 countries, trade their week(s) for Marriott Rewards points, or rent their week(s). For nightly rentals, please visit www. marriott. com.

James Woelbern / Amy Immerfall
Marriott Vacation Club International
407.513.6969
407.513.6968

MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) is a leading lodging company with more than 3,200 lodging properties in 66 countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and had approximately 146,000 employees at 2008 year-end. It is recognized by BusinessWeek as one of the 100 best global brands, by FORTUNE® as one of the best companies to work for, and by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Partner of the Year since 2004. In fiscal year 2008, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $13 billion. For more information or reservations, please visit our web site at www. marriott. com.

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