MEETING PACKAGE: Renovated Renaissance Charlotte Suites Celebrates with Savings

The Renaissance Charlotte Suites Hotel in Charlotte, N.C., is nearing completion of a property-wide multi-million dollar renovation that it's celebrating with several group incentives.

The project includes the remodeling of all 275 two-room suites; new furniture and artwork throughout the "reinvented" lobby and public spaces; an expanded fitness center with new equipment; new carpeting in the guest room corridors; enhancements to the restaurant and lounge; and new carpeting in the 19,500 square feet of meeting space.

The remodeling of the suites was completed at the end of May 2008. The remaining projects are slated for completion by July 2008, according to Bill Maguire, general manager of the hotel.

In celebration of the renovation, the hotel is offering special incentives to new groups booking during its "2008/2009 Value Dates." Groups with a minimum two-night stay and 25 total suite nights can receive their choice of: a complimentary "Carolina Sunrise" coffee break for up to 50 people; a "Carolina on my Mind" Sweet Ice Cream Sundae Reception for up to 50 people; a Wine and Cheese Reception for up to 50 people; or Double Marriott Rewards points. The offer is available to new groups booking during such "2008 Value Dates" as July 6-12; July 27-Aug. 2; Sept. 14-20; Nov. 23-Dec. 4; or Dec. 28-31, 2008. The offer is also available to new groups booking during such 2009 first quarter dates as: Jan. 4-14; Feb. 8-21; and March 15-19, 2009. The offer is based on availability. For more information, call 1-704-357-1414.