“Discover Wynwood” At Mandarin Oriental, Miami

Hong Kong, 1 August 2012 – Mandarin Oriental, Miami presents the “Discover Wynwood” package offering an insider’s guide to Miami’s burgeoning Wynwood District, home to the city’s top contemporary art galleries, vibrant street art, eclectic shopping and innovative restaurants and cafés.  Located in close proximity to Wynwood, Mandarin Oriental, Miami provides the ideal location to explore this popular and emerging neighborhood and offers luxury accommodations, high-energy dining experiences and award-winning spa services.

Miami lifestyle expert Rebecca Kleinman will take guests on a guided tour starting in the Wynwood Arts District with visits to several unique art galleries including a stroll through the popular Wynwood Walls, an outdoor street project that showcases the most cutting-edge street art in the country. After, Ms. Kleinman will introduce guests to the Wynwood Fashion District exploring designer boutiques and vintage furniture stores. A stop at “Plant the Future,” an art and design gallery where living plants are the stars, is a notable highlight. The tour will conclude with coffee or cocktails at one of the neighborhood restaurants. Ms. Kleinman will customize each trip according to guest’s preferences and interests.

The “Discover Wynwood” package includes:

  • Accommodations for two nights
  • Daily American breakfast for two
  • Half-day guided tour of Wynwood with expert Rebecca Kleinman and chauffeured transportation from Aventura Worldwide
  • Art fan vase amenity provided in-room upon arrival

For guests who book during the monthly Wynwood Art Walk, a celebration of Miami’s vibrant arts community, Ms. Kleinman will provide a guided tour with her top picks of the best galleries and restaurants. Wynwood Art Walk takes place the second Saturday of the month from 7pm to 11pm.

Rates are from USD 1,095 for a two-night stay plus tax. The package is subject to availability and valid from now through 15 May 2013. For reservations, please contact the hotel directly on +1 (305) 913 8288, toll free +1 (866) 888 6780; or Mandarin Oriental’s direct on-line reservations service at www.mandarinoriental.com/Miami.

About Wynwood
Wynwood is a historic and centrally located neighborhood in Miami between 20thand 36th streets. It includes two major sub-districts, the Wynwood Arts District and the Wynwood Fashion District, and has become the epicenter of arts in Greater Miami.

About Rebecca Kleinman
Rebecca Kleinman has been a freelance writer specializing in fashion and general lifestyle since 1992. In addition to contributing to a range of national and regional publications including Departures, Veranda, and InStyle, she has been the Florida correspondent for Women’s Wear Daily, the premier publication for fashion, beauty and retail news, since 2000. She also edits the Miami edition of Luxe City Guides, now in its third edition. In 2009, she founded Little Bird, a tour company focusing on niche itineraries throughout Miami-Dade County, Palm Beach and the Florida Keys.

About Mandarin Oriental, Miami

Contemporary in design and with a prominent waterfront location, the triple Five-Star Mandarin Oriental, Miami features 326 elegant guest rooms and suites – offering dramatic views of the bay and the Miami skyline. Amenities include an award-winning tri-level spa, signature Azul restaurant, the new La Mar by Gaston Acurio restaurant, the waterfront MO Bar + Lounge, Oasis Beach Club, the luxury boutique Shanghai Tang and extensive meeting and business space.

About Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world’s most luxurious hotels, resorts and residences. Having grown from its Asian roots into a global brand, the Group now operates 31 hotels and eight residences in 21 countries and territories, with each property reflecting the Group’s oriental heritage and unique sense of place. Mandarin Oriental has a strong pipeline of hotels and residences under development, and is a member of the Jardine Matheson Group.

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