New York, New York, October 12, 2005 –While most hotels in Europe and the Caribbean are heavily booked over Christmas, wonderful hotels in Argentina often have availabilities as most families in the region stay home during the holidays. The Iguazu Grand Hotel, Resort and Casino, located in Iguazu, Argentina, is offering a special Christmas package to suit the whole family.

The Christmas package starts at $350 per room per night, includes an array of treats and special touches. Guests arrive in their room to find a magnificent flower arrangement. Special games and activities are provided for children, including a Santa Claus Treasure Hunt and an ornament-making workshop. Special events are planned for the adults too. The package also include special gifts for all guests, a Christmas Eve Sunset Cocktail Reception "“ complete with champagne, daiquiris and caipirinhas, and a Gala Christmas Dinner. The package also includes a lavish buffet breakfast daily, and complimentary access to the hotel's signature Paradise Spa. Special festivities for Chanukah will be provided as well, including candle-lightings, dreidel games and gifts.
A member of the prestigious hotel group, The Leading Small Hotels of the World, the 106-room hotel is regarded as the most luxurious hotel at the Iguazu Falls that straddle the borders of Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil. The Iguazu Grand is the only full- service resort on the Argentina side and the only hotel on either side of the border to have a casino. The Iguazú Grand Hotel is 20 kilometers from Argentina's Puerto Iguazu Airport, 25 kilometers from Brazil's Foz de Iguaçu Airport, and 40 kilometers from Ciudad del Este, Paraguay.

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