February Sponsor Bytes

Date:    Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Named to Car & Driver’s acclaimed ‘10 Best List’ for an unprecedented 22nd year in a row, and returning to polo with more test drives this season, our friends at Rhode Island BMW Centers have great things in store for Newport Polo fans.

Known around the world for sporty looks, superior handling and powerful engines, the 3 Series has been a perennial favorite amongst driving enthusiasts and Car & Driver’s writers alike. The 3 Series has been on every 10 Best List since 1992, an incredible accomplishment for our most popular BMW.  For more information, please visit your Rhode Island BMW centers at www.rhodeislandbmw.com.

The Newport Beach Club’s newest home, the Enchanted Villa, may not be open for long in this sportsman's waterfront paradise. Open daily 10 - 5pm at 100 Terminal Road, Portsmouth, RI. TheNewportBeachClub.com, 401-293-5025.

Alex and Ani is proud to announce their newest subsidiary, Seven Swords Media.  Wholly owned by Alex and Ani, Seven Swords Media has recently acquired Bella Consulting & Events, and Animal Production Co., creating a full-service media and advertising agency.  For more information visit their blog atwww.alexandani.com/blog.

Hotel Viking, winner of the Newport Winter Festival hot drink contest, is also
serving up Downton Abbey tea on Sat/Sun’s from 2-4pm through March 24.

March mid-week rates at the Hyatt Regency Newport will be hard to beat starting at just $99 and including a complimentary resort fee, water view upgrade and 20% off Stillwater Spa services. Please visit www.newport.hyatt.com for full terms and to book your reservation.

For total immersion, Vanderbilt International Properties has a special offer for Newport Polophiles at Peter de Savary's Mount Cinnamon Beach Resort on the famed Grand Anse Beach in Grenada, West Indies. Stay in a beautiful one-bedroom villa (sleeps 4) overlooking the Caribbean Sea for only $350 per night (book 7 nights pay for 5 and book 4 nights pay for 3)plus 20% government tax & service, (with an upgrade subject to availability to a one bedroom freestanding villa);  plus complimentary private transfers.  For more information contact Mount Cinnamon directly at (473)-405-4400 ask about the Newport Polo Special Rate. Flights avail. on American, Delta and Caribbean Air. www.mountcinnamonresortgrenada.com<http://www.mountcinnamonresortgrenada.com

Lufthansa has earned a 5-Star ranking in the latest Skytrax airline rankings, for its First Class product & service package, singling out the supreme comfort of its first class cabin, service quality of the staff, and exceptional ratings in numerous categories of on-ground performance. The quality analysis was conducted by the Skytrax research institute, an independent agency which specializes in rating airline products & service standards since 1999.

Check out Newport Life Magazine’s 20thAnniversary makeover & special subscription offer - 20 issues for $20 - which can be redeemed by calling the circulation department at 849-3300, ext. 299.

Here come da bus! Rockstar Limo is bringing back the Rockstar Bus!  A luxury tour bus with seating for about 30 passengers, televisions, couches, tables, a kitchen area, and of course a bathroom!  It is the perfect vehicle for tailgating, road trips, proms, and weddings. They also have seasonal discounts now thru March 31st for a savings of about 20% off regular rates. 

Summer is coming, and Chase Canopy is ready with new tent & party rental locations in Middletown, RI, and in Greenwich and Madison, CT. 

Massage Envy Spa’s Sugar Foot Scrub Therapy is the perfect addition to any massage service for only $10 to get your feet looking great in sandals.  For more information, or to book an appointment, call the Cranston clinic at 401.275.4900 or the E.Greenwich clinic at 401.336.2900.

And there’s still time before summer for permanent, laser hair removal at theLaser Skin and Vein Center in Portsmouth & Newport.