Colorado Springs, Colo.
The News: The resort earned AAA Four Diamond status for 2008 after a $6 million renovation of guest rooms, meeting space, and restaurants.
Specs: 316 guest rooms, 40,000 square feet of meeting and event space, Pete Dye-designed golf course
Extra: Approximately 20 percent of group business incorporates a golf tournament or event.
The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village
St. Augustine, Fla.