FORT LAUDERDALE, FL–(Marketwire – July 30, 2010) – Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa is pleased to announce it has been selected as a 2010 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, a special section in The Knot South Florida magazine and on South Florida Weddings from The Knot (www.theknot.com), the number-one wedding resource that’s most trusted by brides.
The Knot Best of Weddings 2010 provides a “by brides, for brides” guide to the top wedding professionals across the country, and is a must-have when it comes to selecting the best-of-the-best wedding resources. From New York florists and Seattle bridal salons to DC makeup artists, engaged couples will find detailed feedback on local wedding businesses reviewed by thousands of newlyweds who had great things to say.
“We’re delighted to be recognized by The Knot,” said Jim Mauer, general manager of the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, “With our new oceanfront ballroom overlooking the region’s only private beach, we are the top wedding location in South Florida.”
Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, a four-diamond rated resort tucked away on 16 oceanfront acres, is Fort Lauderdale’s classic destination resort. The resort completed a $25 million rooms and suites renovation that makes its accommodations as warm and relaxed as its private beach. All 650 guest rooms and suites feature 32-inch flat screen televisions and deluxe Marriott® bedding with down comforters, cotton-rich sheets and feather pillows. Guests enjoy the Fort Lauderdale beach hotel’s convenience of high-speed Internet access, two-lined telephones with message service, data ports, TV with PlayStation capability, in-room safes, individual climate control, mini-bar and more. Most accommodations offer private balconies making the Harbor Beach Marriott a standout among hotels near the cruise port in Fort Lauderdale.
Listed in “100 Best Spas of the World,” the Spa at Harbor Beach is a 20,000-square-foot seaside oasis with 17 private treatment rooms, a private spa pool, sauna, whirlpool, eucalyptus steam rooms, private lockers, fitness center, yoga and Pilates classes and motion studio overlooking the ocean. 3030 Ocean is the hotel’s upscale specialty restaurant offering fresh American seafood creations. Guests looking for a more casual dining experience can visit Riva and Sea Level Restaurant and Ocean Bar. The resort also offers 40,000 square feet of flexible indoor meeting space 20,000 square feet of outdoor oceanfront terraces and 200,000 square feet of sparkling beach for signature events. Located just 10 minutes from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, Harbor Beach Resort offers guests tropical seclusion with all the exciting dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural options of the city at its doorstep. Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa is among the finest Fort Lauderdale Convention Center hotels, and has received the South Florida Business Journal’s 2008 Business of the Year award.
To keep up with Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa’s latest news, events and special promotions please visit the resort on Facebook and Twitter. For resort information and to find out about the hotels Fort Lauderdale Vacation packages, visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/fllsb-harbor-beach-marriott-resort-and-spa/ or call 800-222-6543.
About The Knot Inc.
The Knot Inc. (www.theknot.com) is a leading lifestage media company. The Company’s flagship brand, The Knot, is the nation’s leading wedding resource, reaching well over a million engaged couples each year through the #1 wedding website, TheKnot.com. Other products from The Knot include The Knot national and local magazines, The Knot books (published by Random House and Chronicle) and television programming bearing The Knot name (aired on the Style and Comcast Networks). The Company also owns WeddingChannel.com, the most visited wedding gift registry website.