Loews Ventana Canyon invites couples to get frisky among the flora and fauna with the new Birds and the Bees package

Loews Ventana Canyon invites couples to get frisky among the flora and fauna with the new Birds and the Bees package

Nature-inspired getaway features chef-prepared picnic and $100 spa or restaurant credit

TUCSON, Ariz. (February 18, 2014) – As the birds start chirping and bees start buzzing with the return of springtime in the desert, Loews Ventana Canyon invites couples to escape to nature and rekindle that twitterpated feeling with the Birds and the Bees package.

With rates starting as low as $225 per night, the package includes a two-night stay in a luxurious room with sweeping views, a romantic in-room amenity upon arrival, a gourmet picnic lunch for two prepared by the resort’s chefs to take along on a romantic hike or other nature-inspired outing, plus $100 to be used for a day of bliss at the resort’s Lakeside Spa or for sharing a delicious meal at Flying V Bar & Grill, any of the resort’s dining outlets or through room service.

“Spring is one of the best and most romantic times to visit the desert,” said Brian Johnson, managing director of Loews Ventana Canyon. “The flowers are blooming, the wildlife is waking up, and the weather is perfect for soaking up the natural beauty of Tucson.” He added, “This package is our way of spicing up spring fever with a little wink and nod to what the season is really all about.”

Recently named one of the “Top 9 hotels for nature lovers” by Sunset Magazine, the resort’s 100 acres of Sonoran desert features an 80-foot natural waterfall, half-mile Window Walk nature trail, koi pond, butterfly garden, desert tortoise exhibit and easy access to several miles of hiking.

The Birds and the Bees package can be booked through May 1 (subject to availability). To learn more about this package or to make a reservation, call 1-800-234-5117 or visit the website at http://www.loewshotels.com/en/Ventana-Canyon-Resort/specials/hotelspecials/birds.

Loews Ventana Canyon

The 398-guestroom Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson is a warm weather, nature lover’s paradise that offers a little something for everyone. From our beautiful Window Walk nature trail and quick access to Ventana Trail and Sabino Canyon for hiking to our 80-foot natural waterfall, 36 holes of Tom Fazio golf and award-winning Lakeside Spa, guests can experience relaxation and adventure all in one place. Enjoy upscale, regional cuisine with a view at the Flying V Bar & Grill, or join us for one of our popular Beer Garden BBQ Dinners, Tequila Dinners or Blues, Brews & BBQ Brunches.

Loews Hotels & Resorts

Headquartered in New York City, Loews Hotels & Resorts owns and/or operates 19 hotels and resorts in the U.S. and Canada including the newly acquired Loews Madison Hotel located in the heart of Washington at the epicenter of legendary D.C. landmarks and the Loews Boston Hotel, one of Boston’s preeminent historic buildings, situated on the corner of Berkeley and Stuart Streets. Located in major city centers and resort destinations in North America from coast to coast, the Loews portfolio features one-of-a-kind properties that go beyond Four Diamond standards to delight guests with a supremely comfortable, uniquely local and vibrant travel experience. For reservations or more information about Loews Hotels & Resorts, call 1-800-23-LOEWS or visit: www.loewshotels.com.

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