BILOXI, Miss. (Aug. 18, 2016) –MGM Resorts International introduces air-inclusive vacation packages from the Middle Georgia Regional Airport to Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, the AAA Four Diamond beachfront resort on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The first flight from Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN) to Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT) will depart on Aug. 26 and return on Aug. 29. Additional air packages, all aboard 126-seat Boeing 737-700 Sun Country Airlines aircraft, are available each month through December 2016, including Sept. 22-25, Oct. 10-15, Nov. 9-12 and Dec. 12-15.
The three-night vacation packages include round trip airfare, deluxe accommodations, ground transportation between the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport and Beau Rivage and $40 in slot FreePlay. The flight departs MCN at 2:00 p.m. and arrives in GPT at 2:20 p.m. The return flight from Gulfport/Biloxi departs at 9:00 a.m. and arrives back in Macon at 11:20 a.m. (all flight times are local). Packages start at $439.99 per person, double occupancy, and are limited and subject to availability. Reservations can be made by calling 1.888.640.8973.
“We are pleased to offer this non-stop jet service from Middle Georgia Regional Airport,” said Troy Douglas, Executive Director of Charter Services for MGM Resorts International Mississippi Operations. “We look forward to offering travelers direct access to beautiful beaches, championship golf, a world-class spa and salon, and unparalleled guest service at a full-service destination resort.”
“We’re seeing increased interest by people, airlines, and other industries to have commercial flights at Middle Georgia Regional Airport, and Beau Rivage’s early success with these types of flights is one more example of that,” says Doug Faour, Macon-Bibb County Airport Manager. “These charter flights are a great chance for people to get away easily for a relaxing weekend, and we look forward to them expanding this program in the future.”
Named one of the top 100 hotels in the continental United States and Canada by Travel + Leisure, Beau Rivage blends world-class amenities with world-famous Southern hospitality.
The resort’s 1,740 spacious guest rooms and suites feature wireless internet, double pillow-top mattresses, triple sheeting, 32-inch flat screen TVs, bathrooms accented by Spanish and Grecian marble, hand-finished wood and marble vanities, as well as separate soaking tubs and stand-alone showers. Each room offers stunning views of the Mississippi Gulf Coast or Biloxi’s Back Bay.
Guests visiting Beau Rivage will experience a variety of entertainment and amenity options. The 85,000-square-foot state-of-the-art casino features the most popular games and a brand new non-smoking area, 16-table poker room and a newly remodeled high-limit salon.
Stepping away from the excitement of the casino, the Beau Rivage Spa and Salon was recognized by Travel + Leisure as one of the Top 20 Hotel Spas in the U.S. and features an expanded service menu offering a fusion of treatments found at the world’s top resorts, perfected with a southern flair.
With its fabulous view of the Gulf, Beau Rivage’s lushly landscaped tropical pool is the perfect blend of fun and relaxation for a crowd of friends or a private getaway for two. Private poolside cabanas include every possible luxury, including impeccable service from a cabana concierge.
From traditional cooking to exotic international cuisine, Beau Rivage’s 10 distinctive restaurants and cafes offer a multitude of dining experiences and its four nightclubs and bars offer a variety of entertainment that create even more delicious experiences for guests.
The 1800-seat Beau Rivage Theatre offers headline entertainment nearly every weekend. For updated listings or to reserve tickets, call (888) 566-7469 or visit www.beaurivage.com.
Guests experience elegance and style along Beau Rivage’s exclusive shopping promenade featuring 12 unique shops and boutiques. The retail shops feature the latest designer trends and offer a variety of treasures from exquisite jewels to whimsical specialty items.
Just a short drive from Beau Rivage is Fallen Oak. Designed exclusively for guests of Beau Rivage by legendary course architect Tom Fazio, Fallen Oak offers spectacular play and formidable challenges through one of the most lush and splendid architectural landscapes in the country. Home to the PGA TOUR Champions Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic, Fallen Oak has garnered more than 35 national awards and accolades from golf and lifestyle publications.