Ballantyne Hotel Partners With Bombay Grille for Authentic Wedding Package

Jul. 10, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, a Luxury Collection Hotel in Charlotte, NC, has unveiled an exclusive partnership with Bombay Grille to provide authentic Indian catering for weddings. Serving Indian fare in North Carolina for over 20 years, Bombay Grille uses a combination of fragrantly mixed spices from India to offer extensive catering options, including an array of vegetarian dishes.

"Working with Bombay Grille for Indian weddings is a perfect marriage for us as we strive to create truly exceptional events," said Kelly Randazzo, Director of Catering, The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge. "We execute all of the experiential elements that make a wedding special while ensuring the event is a true reflection of our bride and groom."

The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge offers a selection of Indian post-wedding ceremony luncheon and wedding reception catering packages. Luncheon packages begin at $40 per guest and reception packages begin at $70 per guest. Indian wedding ceremonies may be held at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge in conjunction with a reception. Terms and conditions may apply.

Featuring more than 30,000 square feet of elegant event space, The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge offers an ideal setting for weddings with gorgeous ballrooms, as well as festive indoor and outdoor venues with picturesque views of a championship golf course. The Ballantyne's experienced catering team is dedicated to ensuring that the wedding planning process is enjoyable and effortless. For wedding inquiries, please contact the catering department at 704.248.4035 or weddings@theballantynehotel.com.

About The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge:
The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge, part of Starwood's The Luxury Collection, is a Forbes Four-Star and AAA Four-Diamond award-wining hotel located in Charlotte, NC. Featuring 214 elegant guest rooms, The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge also offers a four-bedroom Cottage and a Lodge group retreat with 35 spacious guest rooms. Guests can enjoy meeting and event facilities, spa, fitness, indoor and outdoor pools, golf, Dana Rader Golf School, tennis and dining at Gallery Restaurant. The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge is a two-time winner of the Tiffany Trophy, an annual award presented by The Luxury Collection to the hotel or resort with the highest overall guest satisfaction score in North America. The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge is owned by Bissell. For information and reservations, please contact The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge toll-free at 866-248-4824, or visit www.theballantynehotel.com. Like The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge at www.facebook.com/ballantynehotel or follow The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge at www.twitter.com/ballantynehotel.

About The Luxury Collection:
The Luxury Collection® is a selection of hotels and resorts offering unique, authentic experiences that evoke lasting, treasured memories. For the global explorer, The Luxury Collection offers a gateway to the world's most exciting and desirable destinations. Each hotel and resort is a unique and cherished expression of its location; a portal to the destination's indigenous charms and treasures. Magnificent décor, spectacular settings, impeccable service and the latest modern conveniences combine to provide a uniquely enriching experience. Today, The Luxury Collection is a glittering ensemble of more than 75 of the world's finest hotels and resorts in more than 30 countries in bustling cities and spectacular destinations around the world. The Luxury Collection includes award-winning hotels that continuously exceed guest expectations by offering unparalleled service, style and class in some of the most desired destinations in the world. All of these hotels, many of them centuries old, are internationally recognized as being among the world's finest. For more information, please visit www.luxurycollection.com.

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CONTACT:

Christina Thigpen
704-248-2010
cthigpen@bissellcompanies.com