Flexjet Partners with Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club to Offer Exclusive Benefits for the Ultimate Getaway - Flexjet owners experience seven complimentary nights at their choice of private vacation retreats
DALLAS and DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Travelers, pack your bags. Flexjet, a leader in business aviation solutions, and Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club, the industry's largest equity based destination club, have created an exclusive alliance offering incredible benefits. Flexjet fractional jet owners now receive seven additional complimentary nights upon purchase of an Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club membership, offering access to the most luxurious homes and villas around the world.
"Flexjet is thrilled to partner with Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club as we are both recognized for offering the premium travel experience in our respective industries," said Fred Reid, President, Flexjet. "We encourage our hardworking owners—ranging from Fortune 100 CEOs to successful entrepreneurs—to take advantage of this tremendous gift and relax and re-charge at one of their incredible homes."
The Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club is the perfect solution for affluent travelers looking to explore new destinations without sacrificing the privacy and comforts of home. The club arrangement seamlessly blends the benefits of a deluxe vacation home—without the burden of maintenance responsibilities or ownership—nestled in the most desirable locales. With four membership levels available, ranging from 15 to 60 nights a year, the club can meet the various needs and lifestyles of its members; as an added perk, nights can also be exchanged for Abercrombie & Kent travel adventures.
When Flexjet owners are ready to plan a trip, they simply contact their Customer Account Manager, a dedicated representative trained to coordinate their entire flight experience. Similarly, Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club offers a Global Experience Manager to plan every detail of their vacation experience. Travelers are briefed on what to expect at each destination, along with a list of activities they would most enjoy during their visit. Upon arrival, a Destination Host greets the guests. This local expert is available to secure passes to events, make reservations, arrange for a private chef or childcare services and direct visitors to the area's best-kept secrets.
With seven complimentary nights now available to owners, Flexjet and Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club have identified seven incredible homes to help inspire their next getaway.
Big Island, Hawaii - Hale Pu'uhonua – This spacious four-bedroom getaway in the Mauna Lani Resort on the Kohala Coast is just steps from white sand beaches. It is designed around an 18-hole Champion Ridge putting course and boasts a heated pool, outdoor shower and fully-equipped theater room.
Los Cabos, Mexico – Casa Miramar – This extraordinary residence is located in Cabo del Sol, where it overlooks the Sea of Cortez and the grounds of two famous Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses. A heated infinity pool seamlessly blends into the ocean, as viewed from the gourmet kitchen or the great room boasting 25-foot ceilings.
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic – Located alongside the 15th hole of the P.B. Dye-designed La Cana Golf Course, Villa Paraiso is a tranquil oasis where covered walkways invite island breezes. Impeccably decorated with every luxury, this residence features a gourmet kitchen, four suites with their own baths and entrances, a heated pool and a state-of-the-art entertainment system.
Sun Valley, Idaho – Nestled in the heart of Ketchum and availing all that Sun Valley has to offer, this three-bedroom residence boasts breathtaking panoramic views of Trail Creek Summit. Old World aura embraces New World amenities with state-of-the art appliances, jetted tubs and sculptured marble countertops.
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Strategically located in the Teton Mountain Village, this home offers all the amenities of a luxurious resort complete with inspiring mountain views. After a day exploring Yellowstone, guests can step out onto the deck for inspiring vistas, relax in the private hot tub or in front of the wood-burning fireplace.
Kiawah Island, South Carolina – Located on the prestigious Vanderhorst Plantation, Osprey Point is a gorgeous 4,200-square-foot custom home featuring four bedrooms and grand wooded views of the fifth tee of the Osprey Point Golf Course. Highlights include access to five world-class courses, 10 miles of sun-swept beaches and 30 miles of paved bike trails.
Scottsdale, Arizona – This four-bedroom masterpiece embraces the indoor/outdoor lifestyle only the desert can provide. Every element is infused with the spirit of the Southwest, from hacienda-style furnishings to the awe-inspiring views from the private terrace. It is conveniently located near world-famous golf course, gourmet restaurants, high-end boutiques and serene spas.
Flexjet is dedicated to providing its owners with exclusive access to premium experiences, and this alliance with Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club is another example of this commitment. In 2011, Flexjet announced an agreement with Abercrombie & Kent to provide its owners with complimentary Marco Polo Club membership and other exclusive services.
For more information, please visit http://www.flexjet.com or call 1-800-Flexjet.
Richardson, TX-based Flexjet—a division of Bombardier, the world's largest business aviation manufacturer—first entered the fractional jet ownership market in 1995. Flexjet now offers whole aircraft ownership and management, fractional jet ownership, jet cards and charter brokerage services. Flexjet's fractional aircraft program is the first in the world to be recognized as achieving the Air Charter Safety Foundation's Industry Audit Standard, and Flexjet is the first and only company to be honored with its 13th FAA Diamond Award for Excellence. Flexjet's fractional program fields an exclusive family of Bombardier business aircraft—the youngest in the fractional jet industry with an average age of approximately five years—including the Learjet 40 XR, Learjet 45 XR, Learjet 60 XR, Challenger 300 and Challenger 605 business jets.
For more details on innovative programs and flexible offerings, visit http://www.flexjet.com.
Flexjet has an approved fractional ownership program pursuant to 14 C.F.R. Part 91, Subpart K, and manages flights for individual aircraft owners under Part 91 whole aircraft management program. All other flights (e.g. Flexjet 25 jet card program, charter brokerage program, etc.) are provided by certificated air carriers in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, as Flexjet is not an air carrier.
About Abercrombie & Kent Residence Club
Membership in the largest equity-based destination club in the industry offers a wide choice of vacation travel options around the globe. The Club's property portfolio of spacious private residences is unparalleled. Members can exchange nights toward Abercrombie & Kent villas and travel, in addition to receiving exclusive preferred rates on travel to many of the 100 countries visited by A&K. www.akresidenceclub.com Follow us on Twitter: @AKResClub.
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