Thanks to the heroes on the front lines brighter days lie ahead. Our Essential Heroes program is simply a small way of thanking and celebrating these extraordinary individuals who are making the difference during this unprecedented challenge. Benchmark Resorts and Hotels will offer employee accommodation rates through 2020 to the Essential Heroes of the COVID-19 crisis. We know travel is not a priority right now, but when that day comes, and we hope it comes soon, we will remain committed to your safety, serving you exceptionally well and delivering those transformational moments that become lifelong memories.
Hotels & Resorts Coast to Coast and Off Shore
Benchmark’s diverse portfolio of hotels and resorts stretch from Maine to Hawaii. All U.S. healthcare workers and first responders are eligible for these employee rates by using promo code: THANKYOU
Participating hotels that are currently closed in response to COVID-19 will accept reservations for future 2020 travel dates when they reopen for guests in coordination with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), local and state officials.
Benchmark’s Essential Heroes program features rates from $65 per night offered at participating hotels and based on availability. Employee rates vary across Benchmark’s diverse portfolio.
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The Nautical Beachfront Resort
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Nestled on an island along the shores of Lake Havasu, The Nautical is the only beachfront resort in Arizona, and a landmark in the city’s history. Boasting 139 rooms and suites, all of which overlook the lake, the Nautical is a tropical island paradise for guests to gather and enjoy themselves throughout the year.
Forest Suites Resort
South Lake Tahoe
Perfectly situated to be your home base during your next adventure, Forest Suites Resort offers its guests inspired hospitality, spacious accommodations, thoughtfully curated amenities, and experiences guaranteed to make your trip memorable.
Lake Arrowhead Resort
One of Southern California's premier luxury resorts, the hotel offers 173 rooms including 11 suites, a full service spa and wellness center, restaurant, bar and private lake beach. In Lake Arrowhead, every experience provides guests with rest, relaxation and the opportunity for rejuvination.
The AAA Four Diamond award-winning Chaminade Resort & Spa is a spectacular mountaintop retreat in Santa Cruz. The historic Mission-style resort overlooks Monterey Bay and the Santa Cruz Mountains. Chaminade is a luxurious destination for getaways.
MANOR VAIL LODGE
Manor Vail Lodge is one of Vail's original and iconic properties. This Vail Village resort and hotel features a peaceful yet convenient location, and offers a variety of accommodations to meet your needs.
GARDEN OF THE GOD CLUB & RESORT
Perched high atop a mesa, the Resort offers stunning views of snow-capped Pikes Peak and the natural red rock formations of the Garden of the Gods National Landmark. Members and guests enjoy an incredible array of amenities.
St. Pete Beach
The Beachcomber Beach Resort and Hotel located directly on St Pete Beach provides a resort style atmosphere on almost 6 acres of lush tropical landscaped gardens on our own private beach, on the sun-kissed shores of the Gulf of Mexico located on beautiful St Pete Beach.
GRAND PLAZA HOTEL
St. Pete Beach
The Grand Plaza Hotel rises high over St. Pete Beach offering sweeping 360 degree views of the beach, Gulf of Mexico and bay. The spacious rooms and suites each offer a furnished balcony where you can experience the unparalleled majesty of the Florida sunrise or sunset.
A cabin retreat set in a private northern Florida reserve. Slow the pace of life, catch freshwater fish and savor true southern hospitality.
CARDOZO SOUTH BEACH
Elegant, chic, and sophisticated, describes the Art Deco Jewel known as the Cardozo South Beach. Conveniently located on Ocean Drive, the hotel offers a variety of magnificent deluxe suites, superior ocean view suites, and standard room accommodations.
This oceanfront resort is set alongside miles of pristine Florida golden sand beaches. The skilled staff stand ready to inspire and pamper, providing harmony and soul to every interaction.
MARENAS BEACH RESORT
Situated midway between Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Marenas Beach Resort guests enjoy a desirable location on a glorious 2.5 mile stretch of pristine white sand beach in Florida’s French Riviera of Sunny Isles Beach.
HILTON UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
Find the newly renovated Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville hotel on the University of Florida's campus. Dine and unwind in our restaurant or lounge before heading out to a Florida Gators game or exploring Gainesville attractions.
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HAWKS CAY RESORT
Duck Key has a few telltale Florida Keys features: Aquamarine water all around. An island sensibility that lulls you into a state of total relaxation – except for when you’re out fishing, snorkeling, paddleboarding or gliding along with the ocean breeze on a kiteboard.
TURTLE BAY RESORT
Turtle Bay Resort is blessed with a richness of nature that few places can claim: the most powerful waves in the world as well as tranquil bays for swimming. Miles of seaside walking trails, a farm on site, and a bird sanctuary. Where else can you go surfing, stand-up paddling, kayaking, snorkeling, golfing, and cycling without leaving the property?
The ideal destination for outstanding golf and spa getaways, romantic retreats, productive meetings and unforgettable weddings. Eaglewood Resort & Spa’s spacious guest rooms and suites, unique indoor and outdoor dining options, and world-class meeting and event spaces are designed to create memorable resort experiences.
SANTA BARBARA BEACH & GOLF RESORT
From adventures by land to underwater exploration, the Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort has something for everyone. Indulge in endless sun or swim in calm, clear waters along our pristine white-sand private beach, snorkel as colorful fish swim directly below you or simply enjoy a cocktail poolside.
SPRUCE POINT INN
Spruce Point Inn is exactly what most guest’s picture when they think of an oceanside resort in Maine. As a Conde Nast Top 25 Northeast Resort and the #1 Resort in Mid-Coast Maine on Trip Advisor, the historic inn has attracted travelers from all over the world for more than 100 years. With 57 acres of stunning waterfront, Spruce Point Inn is the perfect setting for creating “oceanside memories made in Maine.”
The Heldrich invites you to explore the best of downtown New Brunswick attractions just outside our front door. We are directly across the street from three performing arts theaters, and moments from shopping, dining and nightlife. Less than 60 minutes away, you can visit Manhattan landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty; or take a day trip to Atlantic City and the Jersey shore.
Less than an hour from the hustle and bustle of Manhattan, cutting-edge Edith Macy Center is situation alongside gorgeous woodland scenery.
THE KARTRITE RESORT & INDOOR WATERPARK
The Brand New Kartrite Resort & Indoor Waterpark is like nothing New York’s Catskills has ever seen before. With the USA’s most modern, state of the art, indoor waterpark, 324 exquisitely designed rooms and suites, and a fantastic brand-new luxury lodge experience set right in the mountains, the Kartrite Hotel delivers an unbelievable family adventure for all ages!
DOLLYWOOD'S DREAMMORE RESORT & SPA
Family time comes naturally at Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort and Spa™. Surrounded by the beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains in Pigeon Forge near Gatlinburg, Tennessee, yet only minutes away from excitement, Dollywood's DreamMore Resort and Spa™ offers everything your family is looking for - with many special touches to make your trip effortless and best of all, memorable.
TEXAS A&M HOTEL
Located on the beautiful and historic Texas A&M campus. Housed in a striking glass tower across from Kyle Field and near the Memorial Student Center, the hotel and conference center provides stunning accommodations to host current and former students and their parents, wedding celebrations, meetings and conferences, Aggie football fans and visitors doing business with the university.
LA CANTERA RESORT & SPA
The Texas Hill Country resort offers authentic experiences for guests, whether it's relaxing in an exclusive pool cabana or discovering the hidden wonders of the region.La Cantera Resort & Spa features two world-class golf courses, five sparkling new pools, luxurious cabañas, a state of the art fitness center, a destination spa, and more. Additionally, the resort is centrally located.
DELTA HOTELS MARRIOTT WATTERS CREEK
Texas’ premier destinations for meetings and exhibitions, business and leisure travel and world-class dining and entertainment experiences.
Located just 30 minutes from downtown Dallas and an easy drive from DFW International and Love Field airports, the hotel’s clean and refreshing design intuitively meets the needs of discerning travelers.
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Hotel Contessa is the only four-diamond all-suite hotel located directly on the Riverwalk. The hotel is a gorgeous retreat for guests visiting the most vibrant city in Texas. Enjoy beautiful accommodations reflecting the unique vibe of San Antonio with views of downtown or the Riverwalk, and when you get hungry Indulge on delicious cuisine at Las Ramblas restaurant with beautiful views of the Riverwalk.
MARGARITAVILLE LAKE RESORT
Put on your flip flops, plan your escape and set your coordinates to fun and relaxation – Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe | Houston, scheduled to open in the summer of 2020, will offer guests their own license to chill in one of 303 luxury suites and 32 waterfront cottages.
Located between the beach and the bay, Padre Island’s all-in-one resort destination serves as the perfect launching point for adventure. Waves Resort Corpus Christi provides the perfect place for families, friends, business associates, corporations, or even solo travelers who are looking for an island and beach getaway.
THE ESSEX RESORT & SPA
What makes it extraordinary are its on-site amenities … a full-service spa, fitness center, 18-hole golf course, Chef’s Cook Academy, guided Vermont tours, hot air ballooning and unforgettable team building activities alongside our chefs or at our neighboring Northern Lights Rock & Ice Ropes Course.
THE EQUINOX GOLF RESORT & SPA
Experience the striking natural beauty of Vermont’s Green Mountains at The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa. With elegant accommodations, fantastic on-site dining, and a picture-perfect convenient location in Manchester, The Equinox, established in 1769, offers the ideal destination for year-round relaxation. Discover a new favorite pastime during your stay with us, such as falconry, off-road driving, fly-fishing and more. With both summer and winter activities, there’s something to try year-round at The Equinox.
A refreshing resort near Washington, D.C., but far from city life, the luxury resort’s beautiful natural setting in Leesburg, Virginia, sprawls 476 acres along the Potomac River. While on your Virginia getaway you’ll feel deeply connected to nature, history, exquisite dining and a healthy, active lifestyle, leaving inspired with a new sense of purpose and perspective.
Listed on the national register of historic places, Hotel Roanoke offers sophisticated style and comfortable accommodations in Virginia's gorgeous mountain landscape.
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THE INN AT VIRGINIA TECH
The premier hotel in Blacksburg, Virginia and the only hotel located on the campus of Virginia Tech. For conferences, events, or leisure, come experience the hospitality, luxury, and latest innovations in beautiful southwest Virginia.
Nestled in Washington state's award-winning wine country, Willows Lodge makes the perfect destination for a weekend escape. Cozr fireplace included.
The Columbia River Gorge has some of the best golf, hiking, biking, whitewater rafting, fishing and scenic drives showcasing some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the Portland, Oregon region. You certainly won’t be roughing it though – we’ve got the Waterleaf Spa to melt away any of your worries, award-winning golf to play and there are incredible dining experiences ready to refuel you for your next Washington State adventure.
Explore over 1,900 acres that offer abundant outdoor recreation, relaxation and adventure. Accommodations include a AAA Four Diamond Adirondack-style lodge, elegant cottages and campsites. All feature breathtaking views of the woods, water or the lush greens of the Arnold Palmer Signature golf course.
THE ABBEY RESORT
The only full-service resort on the shores of Lake Geneva! Accommodations include everything from tastefully appointed, welcoming standard guestrooms to spacious deluxe suites and villas. Choose from resort, pool or lakeside view rooms. Onsite facilities feature several scrumptious dining choices, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, plus a 1,000-square-foot arcade and recreational activities. The award-winning Avani Spa offers state-of-the-art facilities plus a whole menu of pampering massages, facials and salon services.
SNOW KING RESORT
Nestled at the edge of the Bridger-Teton National Forest and the base of Snow King Mountain, Snow King Resort Hotel & Condos is your home in historic downtown Jackson and your gateway to two of America’s most beloved national parks - Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park. Enjoy the variety of summer and winter activities that make Jackson so popular with outdoor enthusiasts.