EPIC Hotel in downtown Miami kicks off summer with sizzling specials for families and travelers and a variety of fun-filled options ranging from pet perks to picnic baskets, bicycles, freebies and more. follow us on twitter and facebook
New this summer, EPIC guests can enjoy a specialty Family picnic basket from Area 31. Priced at $35 per person, the Family picnic basket includes a children’s kite; peanut butter and jelly sandwiches; fluffernutter sandwiches; fresh fruit cups; assorted house-made cookies; assorted juice boxes; bottled water; plantain chips; and guacamole. After the family picnic, hop on one of EPIC’s complimentary bicycles available for loan to enjoy a scenic joy ride or self-guided tour. Two-seat tandem bicycles and bikes for men, women and children are available, along with bicycle locks and helmets.
Travelers are sure to have an epic summer at EPIC with the new “Summer Like a Local” program. From secret passwords that lead to special upgrades, to afternoon cocktails that delight and quench the palette, there is something for the whole family. To get the inside scoop on what’s hot in Miami, ask EPIC’s concierge for tips on discounts and the best family-friendly places to visit. At EPIC, families can enjoy summer Wii games by the pool; a KimptonKids treasure chest upon arrival; comment cards just for kids; the “Breakfast Fit for Kids” program, where kids eat free all summer long at Area 31;and two outdoor swimming pools, both on the 16th floor wrap-around pool deck.
In addition to family-friendly parks, restaurants and enriching classes in the area, EPIC offers a bevy of family-friendly services to help make your vacation stress-free including cribs or playards available for complimentary loan; high chairs and booster seats; and in-room child safety kits, which include outlet covers, toilet latches and nightlights. Furthermore, the concierge can make referrals for accredited babysitting services; a local car rental company offering child safety seats; and additional child items such as strollers.
No need to leave furry friends behind when vacationing with the family this summer. EPIC welcomes pet companions no matter the size, shape or species – and at no extra cost to guests. All guests who check in with their special sidekick can choose from a variety of pet-friendly services and amenities upon check in, including a VIP (Very Important Pet) amenity; leash and plastic bags for dog walks; pet sitting, grooming and walking, arranged with help from EPIC’s concierge; and a variety of canine wellness offerings such as Doga meditation and massage offered by Exhale spa at EPIC. Special savings for families with pet in tow are also available.
EPIC’s Pet Package offers the following with rates starting as low as $149 and available for booking now through December 31, 2011:
- Welcome toys and treats for your pet companion
- Dog bed and evening turndown service during your stay
- EPIC dog shirt
- Daily hosted evening wine reception
- Daily morning coffee and tea service
*When booking the Pet Package, mention rate code PPET.
All guests also have the option of using Kimpton’s Guppy Love Program and requesting a complimentary live goldfish to stay overnight in their guestroom, never worrying about caring for the fishy friend because the hotel staff provides daily feedings and care.
EPIC is located at 270 Biscayne Blvd Way. For more information on EPIC and/or reservations, call (866) 760-3742