New Package Offers Couples the Perfect Getaway in the Heart of Napa Valley’s Wine Country
General Manager Don Shindle of The Westin Verasa Napa, located on the bank of the Napa River and just a short stroll from the heart of Napa’s vibrant downtown, is pleased to announce the property’s newest offering, the Honeymoon Package, a culinary, viticulture and spa inspired getaway for newlyweds looking to indulge in all that the picturesque Napa Valley property has to offer.
The Honeymoon Package at The Westin Verasa is the perfect choice for the ultimate romantic getaway, offering couples the opportunity to indulge in luxurious accommodations and amenities as they begin their life together. The new package includes the following: A five night stay in a King Guest Room with a complimentary upgrade to the next available suite type, Champagne and chocolate covered strawberries upon arrival, and a $250 credit to either Gloria Curry Day Spa or Chef Ken Frank’s Michelin-starred La Toque Restaurant (your choice upon arrival/credit is per stay). Additionally, the package includes a private chauffeured luxury town car for five hours to enjoy the Napa Valley from Pure Luxury Wine Tours (must be reserved in advance). Prices start at $239 per night for low season and $289 for high season, valid for stays from December 1, 2012 through December 1, 2013. This package can be booked online at: http://www.westinnapa.com/honeymoon-package.
The new Honeymoon package comes on the heels of the property being named one of the most romantic retreats by Starwood Preferred Guest ® members in the second annual survey. Conducted earlier this year, the survey identified the top Starwood resorts across nine categories including: Best Beach Resort, Most Romantic Retreat, Best Exotic Escape, Best Family Experience, Best Golf Getaway, Best Island Paradise, Best Spa Indulgence, Best Winter Adventure and Best Small Wonder. The Westin Verasa Napa was one of twenty six properties that made the list for the first time. The 2012 Member Favorites can be viewed at spg.com/resorts.
“We are thrilled that The Westin Verasa Napa has been voted one of the most romantic retreats by Starwood Preferred Guests,” said Shindle. “The atmosphere and amenities we provide here are ideal for couples looking to experience the best of Napa Valley and we are delighted to offer our new Honeymoon Package for newlyweds to enjoy our signature blend of sophistication and rejuvenation."
Ideally located in the heart of California’s wine country in Napa’s downtown Oxbow District, The Westin Verasa is a perfect fit for couples looking for a romantic retreat. Designed with romance in mind, each room includes a king-sized Heavenly® Bed, balcony or patio (in most rooms), and an in-room spa menu. Couples can also enjoy spending time together on the scenic River Walk Path and the year-round, heated, saltwater pool or hot tub offers relaxation. The property’s is also conveniently located just minutes from many of the Valley’s finest wineries and serves as an ideal location for easy-access to Napa Valley’s premier attractions.
Also a perfect venue for weddings, The Westin Verasa Napa features flexible indoor and outdoor event space for up to 175 people. Upon entering, guests will find 7,000-square-feet of flexible function space all opening to a refreshing outdoor terrace, blending the exterior and interior into one flowing, continuous environment. Couples can plan a breathtaking ceremony in the outdoor Conference Courtyard, followed by a lovely reception in the 3,128-square-foot Amphora Room. And for rehearsal dinners and receptions, the award-winning La Toque restaurant and BANK Café and Bar by Chef Ken Frank, both feature luxurious atmospheres and options that are sure to delight every palate.
About Starwood Preferred Guest:
The SPG program’s breakthrough policy of No Blackout Dates at the world’s most sought after collection of hotels reinvented the hospitality loyalty program when it launched in 1999. By creating a program centered on its members, SPG has developed the most passionate and knowledgeable membership base in the hotel loyalty space. Through its use of new technologies and innovative channels such as SPG.com, SPG.com/stayconnected, SPG.com/flights and others, SPG continues to innovate and lead the industry. By offering No Blackouts on standard rooms at more than 1,000 hotels and resorts in nearly 100 countries, No Blackouts on hundreds of airlines, the introduction of Your24 and SPG Lifetime, and unparalleled experiences available through SPG Moments at spg.com/moments, the program has proven to be a big draw for the world’s most frequent travelers, and a significant competitive advantage for Starwood. For more information about Starwood Preferred Guest please visit SPG.com.
About The Westin Verasa Napa & La Toque:
Ideally located in downtown Napa, The Westin Verasa Napa features 180 rooms and the full suite of Westin signature amenities and services designed to inspire wellbeing. The Westin Verasa Napa is positioned on the bank of the Napa River and across the street from the Napa Valley Wine Train. Additionally, The Westin Verasa Napa is adjacent to the Oxbow Public Market, a short stroll from the heart of Napa’s vibrant downtown retail and dining district, blocks from the famed Silverado Trail, and within walking distance of 15 of the Valley’s tasting rooms.
All guest rooms and suites feature a modern, residential design accented by a soothing, neutral color palate, sleek custom furnishings and signature Westin amenities such as the Heavenly BedÒ featuring lush sheets, down cushioning and a patented pillow-top mattress that cradles and contours to the body for complete comfort. Another industry first, the Heavenly BathÒ, creates an invigorating spa-like experience, enhanced by the brand’s Heavenly Shower®, Heavenly® Robe and exclusive White Tea Aloe bath amenities. In-room, high-speed Internet access and an ergonomic work space offer travelers convenience and productivity in a tranquil setting.
Under the direction of Executive Chef Ken Frank, The Westin Verasa Napa provides guests with an exceptional culinary experience in the hotel’s award-winning, Michelin-starred restaurant, La Toque, and in the more casual BANK Café and Bar. Chef Frank is passionate about drawing upon the region’s bounty of seasonal, fresh produce and organic meats from local farmers and purveyors, creating simple, contemporary menus that showcase his personal approach to classical French cuisine.
About Westin Hotels & Resorts:
Westin Hotels & Resorts makes the healthiest choices irresistibly appealing, so guests leave feeling better than when they arrived. With more than 180 hotels and resorts in over 36 countries and territories, Westin is owned by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. Starwood Hotels is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 1,051 properties in 100 countries and territories, with 145,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood Hotels is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, and the recently launched Aloft®, and Element SM. The company boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood Hotels also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com