Lexington, KY (PRWEB) September 2, 2008 — The upscale Lexington spa (http://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/lexky-griffin-gate-marriott-resort-and-spa/), Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, is extending its luxurious and gracious Southern hospitality to guests’ canine companions. The resort has always been pet-friendly, providing dog and horse treats at the hotel entrance, but now they take excellent service even further.

Not only can guests indulge in rejuvenating or relaxing spa treatments at this newly renovated Lexington hotel in the heart of Bluegrass Country, but so can their dogs. The resort offers complete individual and customized service for well-loved pets, focusing on Swedish deep tissue massage and acupressure. No other spa packages in Kentucky (http://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/lexky-griffin-gate-marriott-resort-and-spa/) rival this decadent, pet-friendly deal. A 25-minute, in-room personalized canine massage costs only $60.00 plus service charge.

The Lexington spa treatments are tailored to older dogs with arthritic conditions, those who are travel frequently and suffer from compromised exercise routines, or just those who, like their owners, deserve the very best. Each massage ends with a dog specific spa gift. Treatments are only available to guests staying at the resort and owners must be present during the massage. The resort does charge a $100 non-refundable sanitation fee for bringing dogs to the resort.

For more information about the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, or to make reservations at the Lexington hotel (http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/lexky-griffin-gate-marriott-resort-and-spa/), visit www.griffingatemarriott.com or call 859-288-6175 to make your dog’s massage appointment.

About the Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa:

The recently renovated Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa, situated on 250 acres in the heart of Bluegrass Country, features 388 Lexington hotel rooms and 21 lavish suites. Amenities at the Kentucky vacation resort include the new Spa at Griffin Gate, a Rees Jones 18-Hole Golf Course, three restaurants, swimming pools, and a fitness center. An elegant setting for a Lexington wedding or meeting, Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa is home to 26,000 square feet of event space.