B Ocean Fort Lauderdale Opens Doors and Welcomes First GuestsPosted: Jan. 25th, 2011 | By JustLuxe Team
B Ocean Fort Lauderdale
, the first property of the newly-launched, upper-upscale lifestyle hotel brand-B Hotels & Resorts-opened its doors today after much anticipation by the industry and consumers.
Located on the famed Fort Lauderdale Beach, at Sunrise Boulevard and A1A, just minutes from Las Olas, Port Everglades and the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, B Ocean Fort Lauderdale sets the scene for a impressive experience, sure to appeal to travelers locally as well as from around the world.
In celebration of its debut, the hotel is offering guests several attractive Special Offer packages to B Excited about, including:
Beauty and the Beach
- Deluxe accommodations
- B Basket including lunch and beverages for two from B’stro on the Beach
- B Beach Bag containing a B Ocean beach ball, B Ocean flip-flops and two B Ocean beach towels
*When booking, use rate code BEACH; rates start at $194/night*
B Rested, B Nourished, Be Ready
- Deluxe accommodations
- Complimentary breakfast for two at B’stro on the Beach
*When booking, use rate code JUST B; rates start at $189/night*
- Deluxe accommodations
- 'Kit and Caboodle' romance kit, plus champagne and breakfast for two in your room or at B’stro on the Beach
*When booking, use rate code INFATUATED; rates start at $195/night*
“We look forward to having travelers from around the world B Our Guest™ in a visually striking environment with stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean, coupled with an unrivaled personal experience,” said Christopher Tompkins, Corporate Vice President and Brand Marketing executive for B Hotels & Resorts™. “From individual business travelers to those here on vacation, from meeting planners to wedding parties, we invite everyone visiting Fort Lauderdale to discover the world of B.”
B Ocean Fort Lauderdale features a large variety of accommodations including two Master Suites, 22 B Enhanced Junior Suites, 54 Stunning and Stunning Curve Rooms – boasting panoramic floor to ceiling windows – and 162 Chic, Captivating and Captivating Curve Rooms.
Each room and suite features The Blissful Bed™ – a signature bedding package from B Hotels & Resorts™, designer white leather-front furnishings, a 37” or 42” HD LCD television, branded retail items including B Bags, B Treated and more. Additionally, the hotel features an infinity edge pool and complimentary wireless internet throughout all guestrooms and public areas.
The hotel has two restaurants including a casual eatery, B’stro on the Beach™ that is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and SAIA™, a chic signature sushi teppanyaki restaurant that is open for dinner. B’stro on the Beach™ serves as the ideal spot for guests and locals alike with a “grab-n-go” option for coffee, fresh pastries, and gourmet chopped salads and sandwiches throughout the day and evolves into a wine, small plate and dinner restaurant/lounge in the evening. Celebrity Chef Holli Ugalde, winner of Season 7 of Hell’s Kitchen, recently named the hotel’s Signature Chef, has created an array of dishes unique to B Ocean Fort Lauderdale.
Ideal for corporate meetings, weddings and other events, the penthouse floor of B Ocean – B on Top™ - features 8,000 square feet of flexible meeting space including the Infinity Ballroom, Horizons Junior Ballroom (which divides into three breakout rooms) and Impressions (a flexible pre-function meeting area). An innovative twist is B Express, an express elevator for groups from the ground floor.
Consistent across all B Hotels & Resorts™ will be several B Signatures, including:
- B Ambiance–Sound, lighting and scent speak to the subliminal mind and have definitive mood-altering effects on how guests interact with a hotel brand.
- B Social–As a brand focused on people, communal seating, tables and gathering spaces are standard in B Hotels & Resorts™ dining establishments and public spaces.
- B in Touch™–Complimentary Internet access throughout all B Hotels & Resorts™ public spaces and guestrooms allow business colleagues, friends and family the power to always B in Touch™.
- B Nourished™–Food and beverage offerings include a signature restaurant, bar, in-room dining, pool/patio dining, banquets, catering and the B’Stro™, with a variety of fresh and organic menu selections.
- B Active™–As part of the Well B-ing Program, each hotel will offer a fitness center where guests can exercise and/or re-energize.
- B Indulged™–Each B hotel will feature a B Indulged™ limited-service Spa Suite or full-service B Indulged™ Spa.
- B Adventurous™–Applying the cruise industry’s model, this key element has been designed and developed specifically for leisure travelers who want to explore and discover all that each destination has to offer.
- B Green™–B Hotels & Resorts™ encourages and supports green initiatives and sustainable alternatives during the renovation process and long-term operations.
To visit B Ocean Fort Lauderdale, log onto www.BOCEANFORTLAUDERDALE.COM or call 888-66-BHOTEL.