Maui resort teams up with film fest
Get up close with some of Hollywood's brightest stars while vacationing like a celebrity at the newly renovated Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, where two star-studded vacation packages have been created in conjunction with the Maui Film Festival taking place June 11-15.
Actors Pierce Brosnan, Dennis Quaid, Virginia Madsen and Felicity Huffman will be honored during the festival.
The Celestial Package starts at $450 nightly for standard accommodations to $650 ocean-view accommodations, and includes two passes to any film venue for screening, two passes to all filmmakers panels, two passes to "Taste of Wailea" and daily breakfast for two.
The Celestial Package is valid June 10-16, with a three-night minimum stay. The rate is exclusive of taxes and based on availability. The offer cannot be combined with any other promotions.
The Moon and the Stars Package is $20,000 (the package includes a $13,000 tax-deductible component) and features accommodations in a two-bedroom King Suite overlooking the ocean, with a minimum four-night stay required.
The package includes breakfast for two daily, limousine transfers, a luxury car rental, complimentary valet parking, special seating for two in a private golf cart within the VIP section at the Celestial Cinema, plus two VIP Film Festival Passes entitling guests to attend "Taste of Wailea," "Taste of Chocolate," a post-tribute "Green Room" photo opportunity with one (or more) festival honorees, access to any film venue as well as all filmmakers panels and tribute presentations, plus two invitations to the private Filmmakers VIP Soiree, the private oceanfront Very VIP Party and more.
Reservations must be made and confirmed by Friday.
For information or reservations, go to marriott.com and insert the promotional code "CUE" in the Corporate/Promotional code box, or call toll-free (800) 228-9290 in the U.S.
The Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa just completed a $60 million transformation, highlights of which include the Maluhia Serenity Pool featuring six over-the-water cabanas, 546 redesigned guest rooms featuring Marriott's "Revive" bed and linen collection and featuring a Kohler Tea for Two deep-soaking tub, and a 2,100-square-foot fitness center adjacent to Mandara Spa.