July 17, 2012
-- Providence, RI – July 17, 2012 –
The Rhode Island Tourism Division is hosting a contest, through their Facebook page. The prize, a luxury vacation in Rhode Island, will be awarded to one of the Rhode Island Tourism Division’s Facebook “fans.”
The winner, along with one guest of their choosing, will start their Ultimate Rhode Island Getaway with a two-night stay at the historic Hotel Viking in Newport, RI. A member of the prestigious Historic Hotels of America, the Hotel Viking has offered modern, luxurious accommodations since 1926. With in-room flat screen LCD TVs, renovated baths with rain head showers, complimentary high-speed internet, fine dining restaurant, pool and whirlpool, and afternoon tea service all on the premises, the winner and their guest are sure to leave feeling relaxed and pampered. During their stay in Newport, the contest winner, armed with two VIP passes from Discover Newport, will receive complimentary admission to dozens of Newport area attractions.
The following two nights will be spent in yet another Rhode Island luxury hotel, this time in Providence, the state’s capital city. The Hotel Providence, a AAA Four Diamond awarded hotel, is an independent, 80 room luxury boutique hotel set in the heart of downtown Providence. With a valet, concierge, and critically acclaimed restaurant, Hotel Providence delivers attentive and personal service to their guests. In addition to their accommodations, the contest winner and guest will receive a Providence-area attraction prize, the details of which will be announced soon.
The Ultimate Rhode Island Getaway contest was designed by the Rhode Island Tourism Division to encourage travel to the state and to highlight some of the best attractions in Newport and Providence. Entry forms for the contest can be found on the Facebook fan page for the Tourism Division. Contestants must become a fan of the page (via the “like” button) before submitting their name via the entry form. To learn more about the Ultimate Getaway contest, please visit http://www.visitrhodeisland.com/contest