CHEVY CHASE, Md., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ritz-Carlton Rewards offers members unique experiences described as "Access to the Extraordinary." This spring, newly enrolled and existing members have an additional privilege, for a limited time, members staying five nights at participating Ritz-Carlton hotels around the world will receive a $100 Ritz-Carlton Gift Card or if members stay 10 nights they will receive a Gift Card valued at $250. * This promotion is valid through June 30, 2011, and Gift Cards can be redeemed for a wide range of options from dining in celebrity chef restaurants and playing on PGA golf courses to pampering spa services.
First introduced in fall 2010, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards offers members the benefits of program partners including Abercrombie and Kent, National Geographic Photo Expeditions and Neiman Marcus. "We believe our guest loyalty program is the best program in the top luxury tier. While our members appreciate points, they also want "Access to the Extraordinary" with memorable and once-in-a-lifetime experiences," said Herve Humler, president and chief operations officer of The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company.
The Ritz-Carlton Rewards is free to join and points can be earned and redeemed Ritz-Carlton hotels & resorts as well as at 3,300 partner hotels around the world. Members can also earn and redeem points with 33 international air carriers. For more information about the offer, or to become a member, please visit www.ritzcarltonrewards.com.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 74 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe with future openings which include The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong which will open as the highest hotel in the world. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, an award that originated in 1987. Its purpose is to promote the awareness of quality excellence, recognize quality achievements of companies and publicize successful quality strategies. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company won the award in 1992 and 1999. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR)
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