Ballet-Chalet Partnership

Who wouldn't want to sleep on a bed like this after a grueling class?

Well, not quite a chalet, but just as good! The Hotel deLuxe has a special deal with their friends at The Portland Ballet for the "Be a Ballerina" package. Guests can book a stay in a dance-themed room adorned with photos of legends of the silver screen including Gene Kelly, Cyd Charisse and the ballet-trained Deborah Kerr. The reservation also includes a $50 gift certificate to local dance retailer The Leotard and a ballet lesson for two from teachers at The Portland Ballet! That’s three businesses benefiting from a single customer, and it sounds like a pretty fun weekend for any dance-lover.

There must by tons of similarly unlikely partnerships that would benefit dance studios and local businesses. Let us know what you’ve tried in your town!

Photo courtesy Hotel deLuxe

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