NEW YORK, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Calling all active and retired military personnel. The Courtyard New York Manhattan/Fifth Avenue has a special deal just for you during Fleet Week.
To celebrate, the Fifth Avenue New York hotel will offer special military rates starting at $169 for deluxe accommodations, a 15 percent discount for active and retired military personnel. The deal applies to stays from May 21-27, 2014. Guests will need to show their military ID at check-in.
The 26th annual Fleet Week New York is a celebration of the sea services. Including some of the finest ships and personnel from the participating services, the weeklong event is an opportunity for citizens to meet Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsman and tour several ships docked in the city.
Tours offered May 22-26 include five ships at two locations. The guided-missile destroyer USS Cole and guided-missile cr uiser USS Gettysburg join U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Katherine Walker at The Sullivans Pier in Staten Island. At Pier 92 in Manhattan, the dock-landing ship USS Oak Hill and the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Campbell are on display. Information and tour times can be found at www.FleetWeekNewYork.com.
One of the most convenient of the Fifth Avenue hotels, the Courtyard New York Manhattan/Fifth Avenue offers a location close to the city's finest attractions as well as accommodations sure to please fleet personnel and visitors alike.
The hotel is near Grand Central Station for easy access in and around the city. Across the street, Bryant Park features an open air "reading room" with a selection of books to browse. Diners can grab something to eat at the Bryant Park Grill or Bryant Park Cafe or just enjoy the sunshine on the lawn. Rockefeller Center offers the Top of the Rock Observation Center as well as premier shopping and dining at Anthropologie, Gamestop, J. Crew, Au Bon Pain, City Lobster and Steak, Harry's Italian Pizza Parlor and Liberty Deli.
After a day on the town, guests can return to the Fleet Week hotel to relax in spacious, newly renovated rooms that are limited to just seven per floor for a boutique-like feel. Guests can use complimentary high-speed Internet access to stay well-connected while enjoying 37-inch flat-screen televisions. For a sound night's sleep, guests will enjoy thick mattresses topped with cotton-rich linens and plenty of fluffy pillows. Spacious desks with ergonomic chairs, coffeemakers and irons and ironing boards are among other amenities visitors will appreciate.
With comfort and convenience, the Courtyard New York Manhattan/Fifth Avenue is the ideal location to enjoy the wonders of the city and celebrate Fleet Week.
About Courtyard New York Manhattan/Fifth Avenue
The Courtyard New York Manhattan/Fifth Avenue at 3 E. 40th St. in New York, New York, is within walking distance to Broadway, Grand Central Station and Times Square. The hotel near Rockefeller Center also is close to nightlife and a variety of restaurants. The hotel features 181 rooms and four suites on 30 floors as well as a fitness center. High-speed Internet access is complimentary throughout the hotel. For information, visit www.marriott.com/NYCES or call 1-212-447-1500.
About Courtyard by Marriott
Courtyard by Marriott offers a refreshing environment that helps guests stay connected, productive and balanced. Intuitive services and design accommodate guests' needs for choice and control. With more than 950 locations in 38 countries, Courtyard is Marriott's largest brand. All Courtyard by Marriott hotels participate in the award-winning Marriott Rewards frequent travel program that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. For reservations, go to www.courtyard.com or contact a travel professional.
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Media Contact: Justin Scarpa, Courtyard New York Manhattan/Fifth Avenue, 1-212-447-1500, Justin.Scarpa@marriott.com
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