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Shoppers Take Note: The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village Offering Enticing "Premium Outlets Shop & Stay Package"

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL (August 2009) – If you like to get your holiday shopping
done early, you should check out the new “Premium Outlets Shop & Stay
Package” that is being offered by the newly-renovated Renaissance Resort at
World Golf Village in St. Augustine, Florida. Available through January 4, 2010,
the package includes:  deluxe accommodations in a newly-renovated room at the
resort; breakfast-for-two daily at the resort’s 500 South Restaurant; a voucher to be
redeemed at St. Augustine Premium Outlets for a $100 center-wide gift card; a
free VIP gift from St. Augustine Premium Outlets; and a St. Augustine Premium
Outlets VIP coupon book with additional savings at participating stores.
 
The St. Augustine Premium Outlets are located just one exit south of The
Renaissance Resort, a 10-minute drive. The gift card may be used at any of the 85
name-brand and designer outlet stores. Offerings include Ann Taylor Factory
Store, Banana Republic, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Coach, Converse, J Crew,
Movado, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok, Tommy Bahama, and Tommy
Hilfiger.
 
“This is a great package for anyone who wants to get a head start on their holiday
shopping,” said Mark Schwantner, general manager of the resort. “And guests have
the option of selecting this package which includes a $100 gift card at Premium
Outlets, or another package that the resort is offering which provides a $100 gift
card at Prime Outlets – St. Augustine. Both are exceptional outlet malls, so you can
choose the package that works best for you based on the stores you wish to visit for
your shopping list.”
 
The “Premium Outlets Shop & Stay Package” is from $202 per room, per night,
and is based on availability. The offer is not available to groups of 10 or more
rooms, and cannot be combined with any other promotions. For reservations, call
888-740-7020 or 904-940-8000, or visit www.WorldGolfRenaissance.com .
Reference promotional code ZH4 in the Corporate/Promotional code box when
making an online reservation, or when calling.  
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Taking advantage of the package will enable you to experience the newly-
renovated Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village, which completed an
impressive $10 million property-wide renovation in July 2008. Located within
the lush 6,300-acre World Golf Village right next to the impressive World Golf
Hall of Fame, the comprehensive renovation included the complete remodeling of
all 301 guest rooms and suites, dramatic changes to the resort’s lobby atrium and
entry area, remodeling of all guest room corridors, expansion of the fitness center,
remodeling of the billiard room, and remodeling of the restaurant and bar.   
 
The $10 million renovation of The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village
included the remodeling of all 301 guest rooms and suites, which now feature new
furniture, soft goods, window treatments, lighting, flat-panel screen LCD HDTV
televisions, and the Marriott JackPack, which provides complete connectivity to the
guests for laptops, MP3 players, digital cameras, and video game players. The
rooms and suites feature a contemporary design with an Asian feel, which includes
rich red bed coverings, crisp white linens, along with a color scheme of warm
neutral gold. In-room offerings also include high-speed Internet access, two
telephones with data ports, a wet bar and refrigerator, and in-room coffee.
 
The resort also boasts a dramatically remodeled 10-story atrium lobby, which now
has a Colonial/Asian theme with new furniture, carpeting and foliage, as well as a
colorful new 7-story modern hanging sculpture that captures the wind and air
elements, reminiscent of open Florida skies.  
 
Whether you’re seeking a golfer’s paradise or a lush resort getaway, The
Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village features a wealth of recreational
offerings. Guests are able to play on two of the country’s finest championship golf
courses (King & Bear, and Slammer & Squire), enjoy services at the world-class
PGA TOUR Spa Laterra, take instruction at the renowned PGA TOUR Golf
Academy, relax on a nearby beach, visit the adjacent World Golf Hall of Fame, and
explore the wonders of America’s oldest city, St. Augustine.  
 
On-site offerings at The Renaissance Resort include a professional golf simulator, a
sauna, pool, hot tub, tennis courts, and full-service concierge. Guests also are an
easy walk to The World Golf Hall of Fame’s 18-hole putting course, the 132-yard
Island Challenge Hole, the IMAX® Theater, and the Walk of Champions.  
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When visiting the resort, guests have the opportunity to explore historic St.
Augustine. Founded in 1565, the area is rich with Spanish architecture, with
charming cobblestone streets and many fascinating historical sites such as the
historic Castillo de San Marcos fort, and The Fountain of Youth.  
 
Call 888-740-7020 or 904-940-8000, or visit www.WorldGolfRenaissance.com .  
 
 
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PR Contact:  Karen Lamonica at (407) 788-7070, ext. 207, or
klamonica@chisano.com  
 
NOTE: High-resolution photos of the resort may be downloaded from
http://www.worldgolfrenaissance.com/Press/  . Or, photos are available by
contacting Karen Lamonica.