News for the Hospitality Executive
Mansion Launches Roaring 20s Meeting
On Long Island's
Glen Cove, Long Island, New York, May 2013 … The I.A.C.C.-certified Glen Cove Mansion Hotel and Conference Center, arguably the nation’s first dedicated conference center hotel, was the original summer estate of the historic Pratt family of Standard Oil and later The Pratt Institute. The former manor house was once one of 600 palatial mansions that once made up Long Island’s legendary Gold Coast, made forever famous when F.S. Fitzgerald used it as the setting for The Great Gatsby.
Today an award-winning hotel and conference center, Glen Cove Mansion has introduced their “Roaring 20s Meeting Package” in honor of this heritage. The package includes all the components of the Mansion Meeting Package, Glen Cove Mansion’s version of the complete meeting package, and a unique “Trail of Gatsby” scavenger hunt that can be used as a teambuilding initiative. The Trail of Gatsby introduces conferees to “East Egg” and “West Egg” – they were real places but with different names, the Valley of the Ashes, the locations for Daisy Buchanan’s house and of course Gatsby’s, and more that F. Scott Fitzgerald “borrowed” from Long Island’s Gold Coast to create the setting for The Great Gatsby.
Roaring 20s Meeting Package
-Deluxe overnight accommodations
-Bountiful breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets
-Dedicated meeting space (many rooms in the original Pratt mansion), ergonomic seating, non-glare conference tables
-Audiovisual including screen, flip chart and markers, DVD and monitor, LCD projector, microphone and podium
-Sound, including amplifier and speakers
-Wireless High Speed Internet access
-Conference Planner office supply kit
-24-hour access to Executive Business Center
-Conference rooms set to the customer's specifications, with specially designed chairs, pads, pens, water and candies
-Continuous refreshment / coffee breaks served at our permanent break areas.
-Dedicated Conference Planning Manager to assist in all aspects of planning and executing a program
-Ample on-site parking
-All food & beverage gratuities related to the Complete Meeting Package
-55 acres of unlimited meeting activities
-The “Trail of Gatsby” unique teambuilding initiative (can also be an on-own excursion)
The Roaring 20s Meeting Package is from $259 per person, and is available through September 9th.
To learn more about Glen Cove Mansion’s Roaring 20s Meeting Package, please contact Lisa Jordan in the Glen Cove Mansion Sales department at 516-674-2957 or 1-888-MTGS-GCM (888-684-7426), or visit www.GlenCoveMeetings.com.
I.A.C.C.: International Association of Conference Centers
Glen Cove Mansion Hotel and Conference Center Photography available at: http://www.glencovemansion.com/media_center/media_center.asp
About Glen Cove Mansion
The award-winning Glen Cove Mansion Hotel and Conference Center is situated on 55 secluded and landscaped acres on Long Island's historic Gold Coast, 30 minutes from New York City by car and rail (Long Island Railroad, Oyster Bay line, Glen Cove Station), and close to JFK International and LaGuardia Airports. The spacious Georgian-style mansion features stunning vistas of Long Island Sound and was once part of a prestigious collection of gracious country estates, later becoming one of the nation's first dedicated conference center hotels. Today the elegant property features 187 richly appointed guestrooms, including four suites, the Garden Room Restaurant with magnificent views of the terraces, a large and comfortable Pub 1910, private dining rooms ideal for social and corporate occasions, as well as vast outdoor reception areas overlooking the mansion's Gilded Age gardens. The property offers 29,000 square feet of event and meeting space, with 27 dedicated conference rooms accommodating from 10 to 280 guests, advanced meeting technology, an executive business center and conference concierge services. Wireless Internet access is available throughout. Also provided are complete fitness and recreational facilities, including a sauna, steam and massage rooms, indoor swimming pool and whirlpool, garden swimming pool, racquetball courts, lighted tennis courts, jogging trail and a sports field. Golf is available nearby. Ideal for executive retreats, corporate meetings and social gathering, the Glen Cove Mansion is masterfully designed to integrate gracious accommodations, superb cuisine and attentive service with contemporary comforts and the latest technology. For more information on the Glen Cove Mansion Hotel, visit www.glencovemansion.com.
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