BETHESDA, Md. – Nov. 3, 2015 – Pass the stuffing and pumpkin pie – and don’t forget sunglasses and a bathing suit. This year, Thanksgiving is by the beach. Two of Florida’s premier beachfront resorts: Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa and Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa, are celebrating Thanksgiving Day on Nov. 26 with ocean-inspired feasts and heaping spoons full of sunshine.
3800 Ocean, the award-winning oceanfront restaurant at the AAA Four Diamond-rated Marriott Singer Island, is offering guests and local residents alike a choice of three dining options for the all-American holiday. For reservations call 561-340-1795.
Include Chestnut and Sour Cherry Stuffed Turkey Breast Roulade; Grilled Filet of Beef Tenderloin; Dijon Herb Crusted Salmon; and Grilled Chicken and Garganelli Pasta. A delectable selection of Chef’s seasonal desserts and pastries will also be available. $65 for adults and $18 for children under 12, served from 5-10 p.m.
Marriott Singer Island’s Suite Holidays by the Beach package provides families with a luxurious getaway to Florida’s famed Gold Coast over Thanksgiving. Complete with accommodations in a well-appointed suite will full kitchens (based on a two-night minimum stay), the package also includes a cookie decorating welcome amenity, a $50 gift certificate to use at the resort’s award-winning seaside sanctuary, SiSpa, Kids Club access for one-half day for up to two children, and a complimentary beach setup for one full day (two beach chairs and one umbrella). Rates start at $359 over Thanksgiving week. For reservations call 561-340-1700.
McCoy’s Oceanfront, the beachfront restaurant at Marriott Pompano Beach whose namesake pays homage to the Prohibition-era William “Bill” McCoy, will host a host a four-course Thanksgiving Dinner (2-7 p.m.) with the addition of a carving station featuring House Roasted Turducken With Whipped Yukon Gold Potatoes, Sweet Sausage Dressing, Natural Pan Jus and Cranberry Compote. The meal kicks-off with an amuse bouche of Oysters Rockefeller, followed by a choice ofWarm Spinach Salad; Pomegranate Persimmon Salad; or Creamy Autumn Vegetable and Pear Bisque. Entrée selections include Sweet Potato and Pecan Encrusted Cobia or Peppercorn Encrusted Ribeye Au Poivre. For dessert, guests have a choice of Eggnog Crème Brulee or Pumpkin Cheese Cake. The menu is priced at $52 for adults, $16 for children ages 12 and under. For reservations call 954-782-0100.
Set in the up-and-coming Pompano Beach area in Fort Lauderdale, the boutique-style Marriott Pompano Beach evokes the simple pleasures of Florida beach living, making for a charming holiday escape with the comforts of home. The Home Away From Home for the Holidays package includes overnight accommodations (based on a two-night minimum stay), daily buffet breakfast at McCoy’s Oceanfront, a special delivery of a gingerbread house kit for in-room family fun, Kids Club access for one-half day for up to two children, a 15 percent discount on all treatments at SiSpa, and a Shopper’s Savings Book courtesy of The Galleria Mall in Fort Lauderdale. Rates start at $159 per night during Thanksgiving week. For reservations call 954-782-0100.
Rising 21 stories above a beautiful stretch of palm-fringed sand, Palm Beach Marriott Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa is the only all-suite beachfront property in Palm Beach County. Each of its 193 suites offers spacious and stylish condo-style living in surroundings that are equally ideal for family vacations, romantic getaways and business travel. The décor is sleek and contemporary, with modern furnishings and a palette that evokes the sand, sea and sky. Dining choices range from exceptional American regional cuisine to casual Caribbean fare. The resort’s award-winning SiSpa offers sea-inspired pampering and wellness therapies, while its boutique-style meeting space beautifully accommodates high-powered conferences, exquisite beach weddings, and sophisticated social events. Comfortably furnished outdoor spaces make the most of the Florida sun and sea breezes, inviting guests to relax poolside or gather for an evening of drinks and conversation by a fire pit. Operated by Urgo Hotels and Resorts under license from Marriott International, Inc. or one of its affiliates. For more information visit www.palmbeachmarriottresort.com or connect online via Facebook and Twitter.
Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach Resort & Spa is a boutique-style resort that caters to leisure and business travelers alike with the simple pleasures of Florida beach living. It is set on the oceanfront in Pompano Beach, a city ripe for discovery and recently named one of the top 10 “up-and-coming” U.S. destinations by TripAdvisor. Guests of Fort Lauderdale Marriott Pompano Beach enjoy fresh local fare and speakeasy-style drinks at McCoy’s Oceanfront, sea-inspired treatments at SiSpa, poolside relaxation and beach access with water sports. Private balconies with Atlantic views are afforded to all of its generously appointed 194 guest rooms and 25 suites. Operated by Urgo Hotels and Resorts under license from Marriott International, Inc. or one of its affiliates. Learn more at www.pompanomarriott.com or connect online via Facebook andTwitter.