ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 28, 2014) - Savvy travelers can plan now and save big on a Florida vacation to Orlando with an exciting 48-Hour Sale set to take place Oct. 28-29 at one of the area's top family resorts.

Booking a stay at the 500-acre JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes during this 48-hour event can mean savings of up to 30 percent on accommodations surrounded by world-class golf, The Ritz-Carlton Spa and a winding Lazy River pool. And, as one of the most prominent Orlando luxury hotels, this JW Marriott makes vacation time even more relaxing with convenient daily shuttles to SeaWorld, Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando.

Dropping rates to as low as $139* is no trick, the 48-Hour Sale comes just in time to treat the family or that special someone to a well-deserved getaway. Qualified travel dates are from now through Dec. 25, 2014.

A tropical paradise, guests can relax and enjoy the many aspects of the property, which offers everything from sand volleyball and tennis to fishing on Grande Lake and guided eco-tours of Shingle Creek. Pristine trails, lined with natural beauty zigzag the property and the resort spa features wellness classes in addition to a full menu of services and treatments. Duffers will find the surrounding 18 holes of the Greg Norman designed course a great opportunity for an incredible golfing experience.

JW Griffin Cooking School Thanksgiving 'Throw Down' During Qualified Travel Time
In addition to great recreational activities, the JW Marriott Orlando Grand Lakes features spectacular eateries including fine dining restaurants such as the Primo Italian restaurant and Citron, An American Brasserie.

In celebration of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, The JW Griffin Cooking School will be hosting a "Thanksgiving Throw Down" from 1 to 4 p.m. at Citron on Saturday, Nov. 15. For just $55, students joining the class will be taught how to take their annual Thanksgiving feast to the next level as chefs share their "tricks of the trade" for turning a common dinner into a gourmet experience. The event will touch on such topics as buying the perfect turkey; improving the flavor of gravy and stuffing, and making cranberry sauce from scratch. While the cost includes a "Thanksgiving Feast" lunch, it does not include tax and gratuity. Self-parking will be validated.

Just one more reason to take advantage of the resort's 48-Hour Sale, reservations for the "Thanksgiving Throw Down" may be made by calling 1-407-393-4619.

To participate in the 48-Hour Sale, visit the hotel's website Oct. 28-29 to book at discounted rates or call 1-407-206-2300 or 1-800-576-5750 for telephone reservations.

About the JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes
The JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes combines the comforts of luxurious amenities found inside its towering hotel with the beauty and relaxation of an outdoor tropical paradise. Welcoming leisure and business travelers with everything needed for rest and relaxation, convenience and productivity, the hotel features 100,800 square feet of flexible event space including three ballrooms and breathtaking outdoor spaces. Flanked by a staff of professional event managers and caterers, every occasion gleans the attentive service required to ensure perfectly executed details and overwhelming success. Whether planning a family vacation or professional trade event, the four-star accommodations of this resort are designed to provide a remarkable experience.

Contact Information:

JW Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes, 4040 Central Florida Parkway Orlando, Florida 32837 USA