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Five Reasons To Visit The New Bonaventure Resort & Spa In 2013

Fort Lauderdale Resort Welcomes Travelers With Unique Amenities

There’s always a reason to visit Florida. From endless sunshine and perfect year-round weather conditions to one-of-a-kind attractions, travelers will indefinitely find a reason to plan a Florida escape. The AAA Four Diamond Bonaventure Resort & Spa is giving travelers five more reasons why visiting this Fort Lauderdale resort should be a top priority in 2013. Not only is the resort ideally located among an array of area attractions including the Florida Everglades, Sawgrass Mills Mall, the nation’s largest outlet mall, and the Fort Lauderdale beaches; as the newest addition to the Benchmark Hospitality International family of hotels, Bonaventure Resort & Spa has a lot of news to share starting with its upcoming multi-million dollar renovation set to take place later this year.

1. Relax and unwind at Alaya (formerly the Red Door Lifestyle Spa), one of South Florida’s largest full-service destination spas. Featuring 30 treatment rooms, a Zen garden, spinning room and dedicated hot yoga studio, private outdoor heated pool, women’s and men’s private sauna and steam rooms, a full service salon and a comprehensive fitness center as well as a movement studio with an impressive list of daily classes. The 48,000-sq. ft. spa has released a new menu of services as well as membership specials and all-new product lines including G.M. Collin, La Bella Donna and Pureology.

2. Be of the first to play on the resort’s newly renovated 18-hole championship golf course at the Bonaventure Country Club. Officially reopening in February, the club’s renovation includes a new pro-shop, locker rooms and a major facelift to the famed east course, which includes new TifEagle Bermuda greens and new bunkers and manicure fairways. To celebrate the grand re-opening, the resort has released new daily rates and exclusive play and stay packages for resort guests.

3. Embark on an epicurean adventure starting at the resort’s AAA Four Diamond Ireland’s Steakhouse. With a new menu that boasts bone-in prime cuts as well as sustainable seafood dishes all highlighting the flavors of South Florida, the intimate restaurant is perfect for a romantic evening or a group dinner. New menus are also featured in the casual Banyan Restaurant as well as Bar Zen Lounge, which is known for its signature drinks including the Raspberry Squeeze and Frozen Cranberry Margarita.

4. Practice with the best tennis pros in town at the Cliff Drysdale Weston Tennis Center. Through a new partnership with the club, resort guests now have access to 15 beautiful hydro-clay courts and one championship hard court as well as top-rated tennis clinics. To commemorate the new amenity, the resort has released new tennis packages so guests can stay, play and save.

5. With 23 spacious acres, meeting planners, brides-to-be and event coordinators will find everything needed for an upcoming meeting or event. The AAA Four Diamond destination is part of the Benchmark Hospitality International family of industry-leading resorts and conference centers boasting over 60,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor meeting and pre-function space.

For more information or to make reservations, please call (800) 327-8090 or visit

About the Bonaventure Resort & Spa:
Situated west of Fort Lauderdale, in the heart of the affluent neighborhood of Weston, Florida, Bonaventure Resort & Spa delivers a tropical resort experience that offers 501 well-appointed spacious guestrooms and suites, gourmet culinary options including the acclaimed AAA Four Diamond Ireland’s Steakhouse, four outdoor heated swimming pools, two newly renovated PGA golf courses as well as South Florida’s second largest full-service spa. Conveniently located 20-minutes from Fort Lauderdale International Airport, the resort offers guests easy access to area attractions including the nearby Florida Everglades, Sawgrass Mills Mall and BB&T Center. Bonaventure Resort & Spa became part of Benchmark Hospitality International’s portfolio of hotels and resorts in September 2012. “Like” them on Facebook at or follow them on Twitter @BonaventureFL.