Outrigger Announces 2006 Romance Packages

Oahu and Big Island properties tempt with special rates

By: Dawna Robertson

If your clients’ romantic dreams include visions of tropical indulgence, reality can be as easy as taking advantage of a romance package with plenty of pleasurable goodies built in.

Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach and Outrigger Reef on the Beach have announced romance packages for 2006 that include attractive value-added amenities for lovers of all ages.

Both packages include accommodations for three nights, arrival champagne with keepsake flutes, daily breakfast for two, a $100 credit at Serenity Spa and a choice of ocean activities a catamaran ride for two, two canoe rides for two or a two-hour surfboard rental and 15-minute land lesson for two.

Guests of both hotels can also renew their commitments of love at a Hawaiian Vow Renewal Ceremony held every Tuesday and Friday morning on the beach near the Outrigger Reef. Led by a Hawaiian kahu (priest), the complimentary ceremony includes chanting, traditional hula dance and song, recital of vows in the Hawaiian language and commemorative certificate. Space is limited, so couples should sign up at their respective hotel’s concierge desk by 3 p.m. on the day prior.

The Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach Romance Package is priced from $1,210 for an oceanview room and from $1,570 for a deluxe oceanfront room. The Outrigger Reef on the Beach, plan rates are from $756 for a city view room and from $1,116 for an oceanview room. Based on double occupancy, package rates are valid from Dec. 22-Dec. 21, 2006.

Located in scenic Kailua-Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii, the Outrigger Keauhou Beach Resort offers a Romance Package covering three nights in an oceanview room, arrival champagne with keepsake flutes, daily breakfast for two at the Kamaaina Terrace Restaurant, $100 credit at the on-site Kalona Spa and daily rental car use.

Valid through Dec. 21, 2006, package rates are from $770 based on double occupancy.