SEP 2018

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SPECIAL FEATURE: CONFERENCE CENTERS ²ConventionSouth ² S E P T E M B E R 2 0 1 8 w w w . c o n v e n t i o n s o u t h . c o m 18 THE SOUTH'S GRANDEST VENUES Situated along sugary white sands and overlooking an expanse of turquoise and indigo waters, this resort on the northwest Florida gulf coast provides stunning views and an environment that can be perfectly peaceful for learning as well as very stimu- lating for team building. Grandest Aspects: A grand view of the beach can be enjoyed upon arrival in the spacious and light- filled lobby. Large Sunrise and Sunset Decks allow excellent settings for outdoor receptions, meals and other events. VIP Pool Cabanas can also be rented for group pool parties. Luxurious Amenities: Seagar's Prime Steaks & Seafood, an elegant AAA Four-Diamond restaurant features locally grown organic beef, gulf seafood, local greens and a wine list with more than 600 labels. „Serenity by the sea Spa, a world-class spa, offers an extensive menu of treatments and there are three salt-free pools. Curated Experiences: Innovative and entertaining team building opportunities include scavenger hunts, NightSpiker glow-in-the-dark beach volley- ball, beach cookouts and fireworks along the shore as well as Castaway Beach Bowling, Crab Chases, Centipede Shuffle and Raft Races. Golf, tennis and fishing tournaments can be customized for any group's needs. This uptown luxury property has evoked a feel of contem- porary European luxury and sophistication since it was built in 1986. Now, following a recent $33 million renova- tion, the guest„experience has been modernized while the property retains its gracious Texas hospitality. Grandest Aspects: 10 types of marble, imported from Italy and Spain, were used for the hotel's flooring and counters, alongside roofing slate„from Wales. Luxurious Amenities: The Crescent Club,„an exclusive private dining space on the 17th floor creates an elegant ambiance, offering„remarkable views of the city of Dallas and elegant meeting spaces, while The Beau Nash lounge frequently„hosts exclusive events and tastings featuring high-end offerings. A newly renovated spa and fitness„cen- ter features 16 treatment rooms. Curated Experiences: Groups enjoy dine arounds at galleries and museums within„America's largest urban arts district, behind-the-scenes tours and VIP access at„AT&T Stadium, exclusive after-hours events at upscale retailer Stanley„Korshak and private educational experiences at the Arboretum and Botanical„Garden. Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa ~ Sandestin, Florida Hotel Crescent Court ~ Dallas, Texas

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