Kauai Hotel Reveals Renovations, Offers Agent Rates

Following a nine-month, $50 million renovation that touched all hotel areas, the new Kauai Marriott Resort on Kalapaki Beach was reintroduced yesterday with a special ceremony including a traditional Hawaiian blessing, hula dancers and musicians.

The 356-room hotel now features the following highlights:

*    Completely transformed guest rooms and Presidential Suite.
*    Refurbished open-air Kukui’s on Kalapaki Beach restaurant for casual dining, featuring a permanent buffet and the new Toro-Tei sushi restaurant.
   Refreshed Aupaka Terrace lobby lounge, offering breakfast items and morning coffee in a relaxed atmosphere overlooking the stunning swimming pool.
*    Newly built children’s pool featuring a slide and water spout features, in addition to the hotel’s 26,000 square-foot outdoor swimming pool with five whirlpools.
*    New guest arrival experience with an expanded porte cochere and an improved main lobby and registration desk.

Even better: Travel agents will receive a special rate starting at $199 per night to check out the hotel.

In conjunction with the re-introduction of the new Kauai Marriott Resort, the resort hotel is offering a Free For Fall consumer rate. Starting at $209 for a pool view guestroom, guests will also enjoy:

*    Free Internet access
*    Free room upgrade to pool view
*    Free golf for children with a paying adult at the premier Kauai Lagoons golf club
*    Discount coupons to retail stores and outlets on property:
*    10 percent discount on food at Kukui's, Aupaka, Kalapaki Grill and Toro-Tei
*    10 percent discount off Alexander Spa Service (not valid for salon or already discounted services)
*    20 percent off Seven Seat International
*    20 percent off any pasta entree at Cafe Portofino
*    $5 off any Stand Up Paddle (SUP) board hourly rental after a SUP lesson with Kauai Beach Boys
*    $15 off per couple on "Discover Jungle Falls" kayak tour at Kauai Beach Boys
*    Up to 20 percent off selected artwork or free mainland shipping on all regularly priced artwork at Collector's Fine Art

Valid from August 5 through December 25. Use promo code "FLP."

For more information or reservations, visit www.kauaimarriott.com.