The Ritz-Carlton Welcomes Fall with Exceptional Resort Packages Custom Getaways and Luxury Travel Packages Allow Guests to Experience Unforgettable Fall Vacations

CHEVY CHASE, Md., Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- This fall, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., a global leader in hotels, service and lifestyle, is offering luxury travel packages and self-designed getaways that allow families, couples and friends to plan seasonal vacations in some of the world's most sought-after destinations.

Whether travelers would like to experience brightly colored fall foliage in Colorado and Boston, relax on the soft sand beaches of St. Thomas, golf in Arizona or explore New York's world-class boutiques, the company's luxury resort packages and personalized vacation planning tool, make it easier than ever to plan a dream vacation or an exceptional weekend away.

Just one of the many luxury travel packages guests can choose from this season is Resort Reconnect(R). Featuring resort accommodations, breakfast each morning and a resort credit per night, this getaway package allows guests to enjoy a variety of unique amenities and services specific to each property, including spa treatments, dining, golf and tennis lessons.

In addition, now offers a vacation planning tool that allows guests to book flights and car rentals, as well as accommodations, from a single location in just minutes. To use the tool, guests need only to enter some basic information, like travel dates and destination, and the tool will search for the best options and luxury resort packages available. Once complete, guests can select the package they prefer and book their travel arrangements quickly and easily.

For complete information about the luxury travel packages available or to create your own custom vacation package, please visit

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 73 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe with future openings including Dubai International Financial Centre, United Arab Emirates; Toronto; and Hong Kong. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company web site at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) - for more information on Marriott International, visit

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