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Marriott Golf Resort & Spa Hires Spa Director Damien Craft
30, 2010 - Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa announces the addition of Damien
Craft as director of the Spa at Sawgrass. Craft joined the Sawgrass Marriott to
manage the resorts 25,000 square-foot luxury facility.
has brought a new level of excellence to our spa by focusing on exemplary service
and introducing several new luxury product lines, said Jeff Mayers, general
manager of the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa. His leadership is
one of the reasons our resort was recently selected as one of the Top 10 Best
Relaxation/Spa Hotels in North America by the readers of TripAdvisor®
Craft has extensive experience in resort management and has
held positions at the Bacara Resort and Spa in Santa Barbara, Calif., the Chumash
Casino Resort and Spa in Santa Ynez, Calif., the Spa Grande at the Grand Wailea
Resort in Maui, Hawaii, and the La Quinta Resort & Club and PGA West in Palm
The Spa at Sawgrass has 19 treatment rooms,
a wellness/fitness center, and a private pool. Guests are offered a full range
of treatments and services, with a number of resort and spa packages available.
Guests have full access to the spas 2,700 square-foot workout studio, daily
fitness classes, pool, and mens and womens locker rooms. Training
packages and a customized golf fitness program are also available.
more information about the Spa at Sawgrass, call (904) 674-4772 or visit www.spaatsawgrass.com.
Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa
The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort
& Spa, host of THE PLAYERS Championship, is Northeast Floridas premiere
destination for vacations, conferences and special events. The award-winning resort
has been ranked as the #1 Best Golf Resort in Florida and the ninth best golf
resort in the country by Travel and Leisure Golf Magazine. Guests of the resort
have exclusive access to eight championship courses including THE PLAYERS Stadium
course, a Pete Dye-designed course ranked by Golf.com as the #1 best course to
play in Florida and ranked #10 by Golf Magazine for best course to play in the
United States. Other amenities of the resort include the Spa at Sawgrass and the
Cabana Beach Club, a private and relaxing beachfront getaway for the entire family
to enjoy the simple pleasures of Ponte Vedra Beach. The newly renovated club features
private beach access, a Junior Olympic heated swimming pool, three restaurants,
shower and changing facilities, a playground, towel service and beach rentals.
visit the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, travel J. Turner Butler Boulevard
East to State Road AIA South toward Ponte Vedra/St. Augustine. Turn right on PGA
TOUR Boulevard and turn left into the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa.
For more information about the resort, call (904) 285-7777
or visit online at www.sawgrassmarriott.com.