Laredo, TX–(HISPANIC PR WIRE)–June 21, 2007–The historic, resort-like La Posada Hotel on the banks of the Rio Grande in Laredo, Texas is offering several new packages from now through the end of the year. The specials celebrate La Posada’s $15 million makeover that combines the hotel’s historic Spanish influence and colonial architecture with floor-to-ceiling renovations.
La Posada offers old-world charm, comfortable style, and excellent value with package rates from as low as $109 per night, single or double occupancy. Following are highlights:
— Taste of Laredo includes deluxe accommodations in a king bedded room; a special gift from La India Packing Co., the 100-year old spice company, of Mexican chocolate and herbal teas; complimentary full American breakfast in el Café, and a basket of homemade chips and signature salsa delivered to the room. A special tour of La India Factory is also available as part of the package. Rates begin at $139 per night.
— Laredo Country Club Golf Lovers Package includes deluxe accommodations; complimentary full American breakfast for two; a day of golf for two at the celebrated Laredo Country Club with 18 holes on the “Laredo” Joe Finger-designed championship course, and use of Country Club amenities. Rates begin at $319 per night.
— Salsa Lovers Package includes deluxe accommodations in a king bedded room; two welcome Mexican beers; basket of homemade chips and two types of signature salsas delivered to the room, and complimentary full American breakfast. Rates begin at $119 per night.
— Anniversary Celebration includes accommodations in a one-bedroom junior suite, complimentary full American breakfast, and a bottle of chilled Chilean white wine and chocolate covered strawberries delivered to the room. Rates begin at $159 per night.
— Veterans Package proudly welcomes our nation’s veterans with deluxe king bedded accommodations; two iced coronas with salsa and homemade chips delivered upon arrival, and complimentary full American breakfast. Rates begin at $109 per night and are valid Friday, Saturday and Sunday only; veteran’s identification required upon check-in.
All rates are valid through December 31, 2007 and include complimentary valet parking. Blackout dates may apply. Offers are based on availability and do not include tax. For reservations, contact the hotel directly at 956-722-1701 or toll-free at 800-444-2099. For additional information or to book online, visit http://www.laposadahotel.com.
La Posada, located at 1000 Zaragoza Street in the historic district of downtown Laredo and within walking distance of the Mexico border, offers 206 spacious guestrooms – including 58 suites and 22 Concierge Club rooms – with authentic Spanish contemporary design, furniture by local artisans, fine artwork, and luxurious finishes throughout. While the original 1916 façade remains the same, the hotel’s reconstruction runs the gamut from a newly designed lobby and contemporary Spanish public spaces, to beautifully-restored guestrooms with elegant interiors, spectacular courtyards and grounds, and updated technology throughout. The hotel offers three restaurants and three lounges; a new full-service complimentary business center; a new, fully-equipped fitness center, two renovated swimming pools, one with the resort’s famous Bougainvillea swim-up bar, and 15,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Complimentary airport shuttle is available.
La Posada was recently named “Best Hotel” by the Texas Department of Transportation’s travel counselors as a result of their Texas Travel Industry Association (TTIA)-sponsored study tour to South Texas. The hotel also earned TTIA’s “Best Dinner” award for its elegant Tesoro Club restaurant.