WESTON, Fla. – May 1, 2010 – Select Marriott and Renaissance Resorts in the Caribbean and Costa Rica are offering up to 40% off leisure rates. The “Grab Life by the Beach” vacation package can be booked May 1 – 31, 2010 for travel from June 1 – October 31, 2010. Rates start as low as $98 per night at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort and The Royal Beach Casino and just $119 at the Curacao Marriott Beach Resort & Emerald Casino. Savings equal up to $296 off per night at the Frenchman’s Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort and up to $90 off per night at the Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino.

“The summer is a great time to travel south to the Caribbean and Costa Rica. Escape the city heat in exchange for a lounge chair on the beach,” said Michelle Bozoki, Director of Marketing Communications for Marriott and Renaissance Caribbean & Mexico Resorts. For more information or to book Caribbean or Costa Rican vacation visit ParadiseByMarriott.com, contact your travel agent, or call toll-free 1-888-PARADISE. Request code LLF when making reservations. Participating resorts include the Los Suenos Marriott Ocean & Golf Resort, Frenchman’s Reef & Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort, Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino, Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, Curacao Marriott Beach Resort & Emerald Casino, and the St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino. The offer is not valid for groups of ten rooms or more. Blackout dates or other restrictions may apply. Promotion cannot be combined with any other offer, sales promotion, or prior purchase/reservation.

Boasting an array of exciting resort activities, superb restaurants and dining options, state-of-the-art amenities and luxurious accommodations, each of the Marriott and Renaissance Caribbean & Mexico Resorts offer a distinct and extraordinary vacation experience in spectacular oceanfront settings. For a full list of Marriott and Renaissance Caribbean & Mexico Resort locations and for more information on the current packages and promotions, please visit www.ParadiseByMarriott.com.

MARRIOTT AND RENAISSANCE CARIBBEAN & MEXICO RESORTS is an integrated sales and marketing organization that was formed in 1997 to combine the sales and marketing efforts of several resort properties in the Caribbean and Mexico. Today, the group consists of a select portfolio of nine oceanfront resorts that are owned and/or managed by Marriott International. Representing the most spectacular resort properties throughout the Caribbean and Mexico, including Aruba, Curaçao, St. Kitts, St. Thomas, Grand Cayman, Cancun and Puerto Vallarta, each Marriott and Renaissance Caribbean & Mexico Resort captures the charm of its distinctive locale, while providing renowned