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We have arranged for some special packages at Denver-local hotels so that you can take advantage of special 4th of July holiday deals the weekend prior to the conference.

 

The Sheraton Denver Downtown

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A limited time, limited availability 4th of July weekend stay package that includes breakfast in our 1550 Restaurant (for 2) at a reduced rate of $159* – this is on a first come, first serve basis.

*Regular conference room rate is $169. The $159 rate is good only for the this weekend special and must be booked after you book your conference stay nights. Good only July 3-6, 2014.

 

The Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain

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126 Riverfront Lane
PO Box 9690
Avon, Colorado 81620
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Westin Beaver CreekThe Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa is Beaver Creek, Colorado’s newest luxury resort. Opened in September 2008, The Westin Riverfront & Spa is the first LEED certified green resort in Colorado and was recently voted the #1 Resort in the U.S. Mainland by Condé Nast Readers as well as the #2 Spa.

Nestled at the base of Beaver Creek Mountain and on the banks of Eagle River, this full service resort features 210 distinctive accommodations with state of the art amenities and services, contemporary design with comfort in mind. Rich textures and warm colors complement the surrounding natural splendor. Guests can also enjoy the mountain from the comfort of the hotel with breathtaking views from guestrooms, restaurant and 2 ½ story glass lobby. Experience total renewal at The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain.

July 4-6, 2014

Westin Beaver Creek Room

*Studio Suite or Traditional Room- $279
*1 Bedroom Suite - $409


*Room rate does not include tax (12.4%) and $20 resort fee per room per night.

Resort Fee includes complimentary wireless internet throughout resort, complimentary 24 hour access to fitness center & business center, local & 800 telephone calls and 2 complimentary bottles of water daily.

In addition to the discounted room rate, guests will also receive discounted valet parking at $15 per vehicle and a 20% discount on select spa services at Spa Anjali.

Traditional RoomTraditional Room includes 2 Queen Heavenly Beds, 3 piece Heavenly Bath, 32” flat screen TV, Wireless Internet Access, I pod docking station, stocked mini bar, iron/ironing board, residential entry way (hardwood floors), mountain contemporary furnishings with warm colors and oversized operable windows.
Studio Suite Over 450 sq ft with King size Heavenly bed and full size sofa bed, 5 piece Heavenly Bath, Kitchenette that includes: 2 burner stove, sink, microwave, mini refrigerator, service for 6. Sitting area with gas fire place and 32” flat screen TV. Wireless Internet Access, I pod docking station, iron/ironing board, in room safe. Residential entry way with mountain contemporary furnishings with warm colors and oversized operable windows. Views of Avon.
1 Bedroom Suite Over 800 sq ft with high ceilings and panoramic views of the Mountains. King size Heavenly bed and full size sofa bed in separate living room. Separate living area including: powder room, gas fire place, seating area, 32” flat screen TV and washer/dryer. Full kitchen with dining room table, stove/oven, refrigerator, sink, dishwasher and service for 12. Iron/Ironing Board in room safe, wireless internet access, I-pod docking station. Five piece heavenly bath. Residential entry way with mountain contemporary furnishings with warm colors and oversized operable windows.
TransportationThe nearest airport is Eagle (Vail) Airport and it is 25 miles from our resort. There is also Denver International Airport that is a two hour drive. Colorado Mountain Express offers transportation from each airport for approximately $60 & $100 each way respectively. www.coloradomountainexpress.com.

Spa Anjali

Spa Anjali

We offer an invigorating experience at Spa Anjali, our 27,000 sq ft spa, fitness and wellness center. Spa services will feature mountain-inspired treatments and ingredients to provide each guest with a journey to relax, rejuvenate and restore. Fitness Center will offer state of the art cardio equipment and weight machines and classes including yoga and a spin studio. After a day at the spa or on the mountain, our poolside deck with 25 meter saltwater lap pool and 3 oversized riverside hot tubs will invite your meeting attendees to unwind. Or they may choose to decompress by a fire pit at our outdoor lounge that will feature comfortable seating with table side cocktail service and live music.

Dining
Maya, Modern Mexican Cuisine

Maya Restaurant

Carefully crafted, yet bold flavored. Rooted in tradition, yet adventuring into contemporary tastes. Chef Richard Sandoval blends the earthy flavors of his native Mexico with worldly ingredients and creative cooking techniques to create the Modern Mexican Cuisine at Maya. The menu is inspired by ingredients and cooking techniques from as close to home as our backyard garden and as far away as Asia.

Activities

Acitivities

The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa is located in Avon on a 19-acre site that provides instant access to Beaver Creek Mountain and the Eagle River. Avon offers shopping and dining that will appeal to every guest. Located one mile from Beaver Creek Village, guests can also enjoy activities and dining that area has to offer. Also located nine miles from Vail Village, guests can shop and dine at high altitudes finest places.

In the summer, the Eagle River offers a 40-mile bike path, fly-fishing, white-water rafting, and kayaking. Groups can be picked up by raft at our door and float down the Eagle River though incredible scenery and whitewater rapids that will excited all ages. The Westin Riverfront is home to Beaver Creek Sports for bike rentals and guided fly-fishing experiences. Additional activities include hiking, hot air balloon rides, jeep tours, horseback riding, and the famous Beaver Creek Rodeo steps away from our door.

Golf
Red Sky Ranch Golf Club

Golf

The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa has access to some of the best golf in the country including Red Sky Ranch. Red Sky is nestled in the mountains near Vail and Beaver Creek Mountain Resorts and only 20 minutes from the Vail/Eagle County Airport. Red Sky is a private membership club with a separate resort golf operation. Members and guests each enjoy their own clubhouse and alternate play daily between the Tom Fazio and Greg Norman courses.
Environmental DesignThe Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa is committed to being true to its Beaver Creek Mountain setting through low-impact approaches that are respectful of both the environment and the local community. The resort is Colorado’s first LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified resort from the Green Building Council and only the 9th Silver LEED hotel in the U.S.