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Warwick Seattle Hotel entices visitors to Emerald City with ‘Irresistible Autumn,’ ‘King Tut’ packages

September 16, 2012

Coffinette for Viscera of King Tutankhamun. For the first time in over 30 years, treasures from the tomb of King Tut are visiting Seattle. Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs will make its last U.S. stop before Egypt’s treasures return to Cairo. Warwick Seattle’s “Warwick King Tut Package” enables visitors to see it in style © 2012 Karen Rubin/news-photos-features.com

Warwick Seattle Hotel is offering an “Irresistible Autumn” package with an overnight stay, continental breakfast for two and complimentary high speed wireless Internet.

Located in the heart of the Emerald City, the hotel is just a short walk from the city’s major attractions such as Pike Place Market, Westlake Center, the historic waterfront and Seattle Center, home of the Experience Music Project and world-famous Space Needle.

This year fall in Seattle isn’t complete without extending your stay another day or two to attend the King Tut exhibition. For the first time in over 30 years, treasures from the tomb of King Tut are visiting Seattle. Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs will make its last U.S. stop before Egypt’s treasures return to Cairo.

Warwick Seattle’s “Warwick King Tut Package enables visitors to see it in style. The exclusive offering includes an overnight stay in an elegant Deluxe or Executive Room with a view of the world famous Space Needle or Emerald City skyline, complimentary Internet, roundtrip ‘chariot’ service between Warwick Seattle Hotel and Pacific Science Center, and two VIP tickets to the exhibition.

“Warwick Seattle Hotel has long been a favorite of corporate travelers and vacationing visitors, and our goal is to make it even more memorable to stay with us,” said Tim Bathke, General Manager of Warwick Seattle Hotel. “We hope our guests will take advantage of these great packages, and enjoy Seattle in the fall.”

In addition to sight-seeing, Warwick Seattle also provides the opportunity to relax and revive within its newly renovated rooms. Nosh on the best and freshest Nothwest cuisines with a French accent at Margaux restaurant, the perfect spot for cocktails and conversation. At the end of the day, take pleasure in the indoor heated pool and whirlpool, a rarity in downtown Seattle.

To book the Irresistible Autumn Package, call 1-800-426-9280 or visit www.warwickwa.com. The rate code is WKAUTM.  To book the Warwick King Tut Package, use the rate code WKTUT. Reservations are based on availability, and do not include taxes and fees (subject to change). Room rate is based on double occupancy.

Warwick International Hotels was founded in 1980 with the purchase of Warwick New York, a hotel originally built by William Randolph Hearst for his Hollywood friends. The WIH Group now includes 50 prestigious Hotels, Resorts & Spas worldwide located in city centres and resort destinations in the United States, Caribbean, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, the South Pacific and Bali. More details are available at www.warwickhotels.com.

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Warwick Seattle Hotel Offers Special Package Featuring VIP Visit to Historic Tutankhamun Exhibit

February 15, 2012

Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs” makes its last stop in the United States at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center before returning to Egypt. Over 100 artifacts are in the exhibit, including this coffinette for the Viscera of Tutankhamun © 2012 Karen Rubin/news-photos-features.com.

Warwick Seattle Hotel is offering a special package for history buffs to unravel the past and unwind in the present. “Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs” makes its last stop in the United States at Seattle’s Pacific Science Center before returning to Egypt, and Warwick Seattle’s “Warwick King Tut Package” enables visitors to see it in style. The exclusive offering includes an overnight stay in an elegant Deluxe or Executive Room with a view of the world famous Space Needle or Emerald City skyline, complimentary Internet, roundtrip ‘chariot’ service between Warwick Seattle Hotel and Pacific Science Center, and two VIP tickets to the exhibition.

The King Tut  exhibition will be on display at Pacific Science Center from May 24, 2012 – January 6, 2013, but you don’t have to wait until May to purchase the “Warwick King Tut Package.” Available online starting February 16, the package is the perfect gift for the history buff in your family or for anyone who wants to add something special to a Seattle getaway. And with VIP access, you get the royal treatment with anytime entry into the exhibition and front-of-line access to avoid long waits. Pre-registration is also available by contacting the Reservations Office at 1-800-426-9280 or res.seattle@warwickhotels.com.

As you discover the treasures of the past, Warwick Seattle also wants to ensure you will experience the comforts of the present. Recently completing its Phase II renovations, Warwick Seattle has now transformed two thirds of the hotel, encompassing 149 rooms on ten floors, with a host of stylish and sophisticated touches, and a comprehensive refurbishing of the corridors. The new look allows Warwick Seattle Hotel to combine a welcoming atmosphere with a more modern feel.

This is the last chance to see these ancient artifacts without traveling to Egypt, and Warwick Seattle has put a package in place to ensure it’s an experience to remember,” said Tim Bathke, General Manager at Warwick Seattle. “With VIP access to the exhibit and Warwick’s accommodations, the ‘Warwick King Tut Package’ makes sure you experience it in style.” 

“Tutankhamun: The Golden King and The Great Pharaohs” features more than 100 objects from King Tut’s tomb and ancient sites representing some of the most important rulers throughout 2,000 years of ancient Egyptian history. With more than twice the number of artifacts than the King Tut exhibit that toured in the 1970s, many of the jewelry, furniture and other priceless artifacts have never been seen in the United States before.

The “Warwick King Tut Package” starts at $239. To book, visit Warwick Seattle’s website at www.warwickwa.com or call 800-426-9280 and ask for the rate code WKTUT. The package rate is based on double occupancy. Additional charges may apply if more than two adults occupy the room.

Warwick International Hotels was founded in 1980 with the purchase of Warwick New York, a hotel originally built by William Randolph Hearst for his Hollywood friends. The WIH Group now includes 50 prestigious Hotels, Resorts & Spas worldwide located in city centres and resort destinations in the United States, Caribbean, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, the South Pacific and Bali. More details are available at www.warwickhotels.com.

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