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Marriott Vacations Worldwide and ILG announce that stockholders of both companies approved proposals relating to MVW’s acquisition of ILG.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, developer of Sheraton Vacation Club and Westin Vacation Club resorts, took home seven awards at the recent American Resort Development Association (ARDA) convention in Las Vegas, including the Interior Design award for the distinctive lobby of The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas.
The combined company will bring together several of the most coveted lifestyle vacation ownership brands under a single entity, providing an unparalleled collection of world-class vacation ownership resorts and services.
This August, Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards® and SPG® will become one powerful program. Individual program names will stay the same until 2019, but Marriott will consolidate everything into one set of benefits to give you easier access and more opportunities.
The Westin Resort & Spa, Cancún, today announced it has unveiled a topto-bottom redesign of all the resort’s public areas, the launch of Arena Sports Bar & Restaurant and the debut of a Flowrider® surf simulator. The property is owned by Vistana™ Signature Experiences, Inc., an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG).
Curren Mizumoto of The Lanai was declared Kaua‘i’s Best Bartender 2017 presented by Kōloa Rum at RumFire Poipu Beach. In the contest’s third year, 16 finalists from the island’s food and beverage industry were challenged to showcase original Kōloa Rum-based cocktails over a 15-week competition for the chance to earn the title and the $4,000 grand prize.
Hawai‘i kama‘āina and visitors are invited to mingle and savor an evening under the stars at the eighth annual Westin Princeville Jazz and Wine Festival on Saturday, Sept. 16 presented by The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas. The event will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on the resort’s main lawn overlooking the Pacific Ocean high above Anini Beach.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, developer of Sheraton Vacation Club and Westin Vacation Club resorts, received 16 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence awards. Now in its seventh year, the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recognizes businesses that consistently earn great reviews on the site; it is intended to help travelers more confidently make their booking decisions.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, owner and operator of Westin Vacation Club resorts and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), today announced the grand opening of The Westin Los Cabos Resort Villas & Spa. The highly anticipated oceanfront resort has completed an extensive renovation in the once-again thriving southern end of
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas is proud to announce its 2017 recipients for the resort’s fifth annual scholarship program. Three children of resort associates received the scholarship for 2017: Kiele Baliaris of Kapa‘a and Hazel-Lyn Jarquio of Kapa‘a each received $1,500, and Jordan Layaoen of Kīlauea received $1,000 to aid in the cost of pursuing higher education.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, developer of Sheraton Vacation Club and Westin Vacation Club resorts, announced today that The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas, Maui’s highly anticipated new oceanfront resort, is ready to open.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, developer of Sheraton Vacation Club and Westin Vacation Club resorts and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), announced that The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas received the prestigious Circle of Excellence “ACE” Community Service and Philanthropic Award at the recent American Resort Development Association (ARDA) convention in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Sheraton Kauai Resort announced the launch of a new charity program beginning April 1, 2017. The resort will donate rental proceeds from one of its eight private, poolside bungalows overlooking the resort’s Ocean Pool and beachfront to Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children.
In honor of National Red Cross Month, RumFire Poipu Beach announces the American Red Cross of Hawai‘i will receive proceeds from its Table 53 program in March 2017. The fundraising program at Sheraton Kauai Resort’s oceanfront restaurant donates all net food and beverage proceeds from the designated table to a different local nonprofit organization each month, and it has raised over $165,000 toward charitable causes since its inception in 2012.
RumFire Poipu Beach declared Jennifer Bryant of The Club at Kukui‘ula champion of the Kaua‘i’s Best Bartender competition. The contest challenged 16 finalists from the island’s food and beverage industry to showcase original Kōloa rum-based cocktails over a 15-week competition for the chance to earn the title and the $4,000 grand prize.
RumFire Poipu Beach announces that ‘Aha Pūnana Leo o Kaua‘i will receive proceeds from its Table 53 program in December. As part of its fundraising program, the oceanfront restaurant at Sheraton Kauai Resort donates all net food and beverage proceeds from the designated table to a different local organization each month, and it has raised over $150,000 toward charitable causes.
RumFire Poipu Beach announces that the Kaua‘i Animal Welfare Society (KAWS) was chosen as the November charity for its Table 53 program. As part of its fundraising program, the oceanfront restaurant at Sheraton Kauai Resort donates all net food and beverage proceeds from the designated table and has raised over $150,000 toward charitable causes.
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas annual Jazz and Wine Festival on Sept. 17 raised over $33,000 through a silent auction to benefit the Kaua‘i Lifeguard Association (KLA). The resort will present a check to the KLA at its 4th Wave Celebration for $28,000 on Saturday, Oct. 22.
The Westin Kā‘anapali Ocean Resort Villas is cooking up something new this season. On Friday, Oct. 28, the resort will introduce its new poolside restaurant, Auntie’s Kitchen, which will replace Ocean Pool Bar & Grill in the same venue near the resort’s south lobby.
The announcement confirmed that the SPG® and Marriott Rewards® loyalty programs will remain operating as separate entities for some time, allowing Vistana™ Signature Experiences Owners to continue to earn, redeem and enjoy benefits at any of the more than 1,300 SPG-affiliated hotels and resorts worldwide.
RumFire Poipu Beach and Koloa Rum Company are on the hunt for Kaua‘i’s Best Bartender. In the contest’s second year, the island’s food and beverage industry professionals have been challenged to showcase original Koloa Rum-based cocktails for the chance to earn the title and the $4,000 grand prize.
The trip of a lifetime could be a click away. Vistana™ Signature Experiences announced the launch of its Pick Your Hawaiian Paradise sweepstakes, offering a chance to win a seven-night trip to the island of Maui or Kaua‘i.
Rum is the star at RumFire Poipu Beach’s first-ever RumFeast on Friday, August 5, 2016. RumFeast will feature rum-based a la carte menu items and the option to pair each selection with a handcrafted rum cocktail.
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas announces its eighth annual Charity Golf Tournament to be held Sunday, July 17, 2016 at the Makai Golf Club at Princeville. All proceeds from the event will benefit charitable organizations on Kaua‘i.
Vistana™ Signature Experiences, a leading developer, owner and operator of high-end vacation ownership resorts, has announced that 16 of its Sheraton® Vacation Club and Westin® Vacation Club villa resorts have received the 2016 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. The prestigious honor recognizes hospitality companies that consistently deliver a high-quality customer experience.
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas, a rejuvenating escape on the island of Kaua‘i, announces the launch of its Mindful Wellness Retreat, a series of half-day programs focused on wellness of the mind and body.
Interval Leisure Group℠ (ILG), a leading global provider of professionally managed vacation experiences, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Vistana™ Signature Experiences (Vistana), a leading developer, owner and operator of high-end vacation ownership resorts, from Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, LLC.
The Westin Princeville Ocean Resort Villas announces a partnership with the Waipā Foundation to launch He ‘Aina Ola, a twice-monthly dinner tour starting Monday, May 9, 2016.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts, LLC (Starwood) announced it has entered into an agreement with ILG, Inc. to acquire SVO. The anticipated transaction is scheduled to be complete in the second quarter of 2016.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, LLC. announced a key milestone toward the planned spin-off of its vacation ownership business into a separate publicly traded company. Starwood Vacation Ownership (SVO), which will be named Vistana™ Signature Experiences upon completion of the transaction, has filed an initial Form 10 Registration Statement (Form 10) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Starwood Vacation Ownership today announced the development of The Westin Nanea Ocean Villas in Hawaii, a 26-acre oceanfront resort scheduled to open in 2017 with sales beginning fall 2015.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, LLC. announced plans to spin off its vacation ownership business, Starwood Vacation Ownership, into a separate publicly traded company. The transaction is expected to fuel long-term growth and create greater experiences for guests. For more information please call 407-903-4657 or 1-800-471-8420 .