NORTHEAST, United States, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Vacationers and business travelers headed to the Northeast for a perfect summer will find more than 80 Marriott hotels offering hot deals and cool accommodations near some of the most popular attractions in the country.
Families, couples, groups or professionals visiting Greater Philadelphia, the Syracuse area, New England, Pittsburgh, Greater New York City or New Jersey can expect exceptional service, cozy quarters and unparalleled convenience to premier attractions. Whether visiting the Liberty Bell, climbing the Empire State Building or simply relaxing in style with some of Marriott's thoughtful hotel amenities, travelers will appreciate special rates from $89 per night through Sept. 30, 2014.
Greater Philadelphia: The City of Brotherly Love and hotels in Philadelphia offer everything from historic attractions to entertainment.
Downtown Philadelphia hotels are close to Independence National Historic Park that features Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence and U.S. Constitution were debated and signed. The Liberty Bell Center displays the bell which legend says was rung before the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence. The Ben Franklin Museum shows artifacts about the life of the early American statesman.
The hotels near Philadelphia and the airport are also close to entertainment and dining in the vibrant city. The Visit Philly Beer Garden Series hosts tastings throughout the summer, while no trip to Philadelphia would be complete without trying a cheesesteak from Tony Luke's or Geno's Steaks.
Young children will love the Please Touch Museum offering learning opportunities through play for children under 7 years old. Older children also will appreciate the petting pen at the famous Philadelphia Zoo.
Syracuse: The Marriott hotels in Syracuse offer perfect summer retreats in the heart of New York State.
Destiny USA offers more than 200 retail, dining and entertainment choices for everyone. The six-story complex close to hotels in Syracuse features popular retail brands. Entertainment comes in the form of Dave and Buster's arcade, Pole Position indoor karting, Funny Bone comedy club restaurant and movies at Regal Cinemas.
Hotels near Syracuse University and Carrier Circle are a short drive from great outdoor activities. Clark Reservation State Park visitors can see rugged cliffs and meadows as well as a glacial plunge basin lake. Hotel guests can catch some fish, go on a guided nature walk or hike on one of five trails.
Other Syracuse, NY, hotels are convenient to downtown's unique boutique shops and restaurants. The mix includes a selection of bars and clubs on the nightlife scene, museums such as the Erie Canal Museum and a host of art galleries. Visitors can stretch their legs on a walking tour or check out the Downtown Farmers' Market every Tuesday in Clinton Square.
New England: New England hotels are close to sandy beaches, some of the best American seafood, historic landmarks and romantic sunsets that dreams are made of.
Hotels in and near Boston offer easy access to the historic landmarks of one of America's oldest cities. Faneuil Hall hosts a marketplace and unique stops for shopping and dining. Down the coast, visitors can head to Cape Cod with its miles of quiet beaches, salt marshes and quaint mix of antique and gift shops.
More New England hotels are close to Maine's rugged coast and dinners of lobster and shellfish. Whitewater rafting trips make for a cooling, adventurous day on the water. Outdoor lovers can also visit the Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts and hike along parts of the Appalachian Trail.
Other hotels in New England are close to attractions in Rhode Island and Connecticut. Rhode Island is famous for opulent turn-of-the-century Newport mansions built by early titans of American industry. Connecticut offers charming coastlines and unspoiled countryside waiting for a lazy day's drive.
Pittsburgh: The Marriott hotels in Pittsburgh offer full access to plenty of things to do in Three River City.
Visitors to downtown Pittsburgh hotels can get some fresh air by renting a bicycle and riding the 24 miles of traffic-free, riverside bike trails.
Baseball fans staying at the hotels in Pittsburgh can see the Pirates play other Major League Baseball teams as they fight for the playoffs. Football fans can take a tour of Heinz Field, the home of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Families will have fun at Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, the Carnegie Science Center and the Museum of Art.
Greater NYC/New Jersey: Visitors can celebrate summer with the sights and sounds of The Big Apple and New Jersey when staying at Marriott hotels.
Landmarks in New York City include famed Times Square and the Empire State Building. On the water, visitors staying at hotels near Newark can visit Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty.
Hotels in Fishkill, NY, are convenient to Broadway shows and the classic, foldable slice of New York pizza.
For a more relaxing trip outside the hustle of the city, visitors to Newark airport hotels and hotels in Parsippany can take in the scenic New Jersey coast and visit historic towns. The famous seaside resort of Atlantic City is a gambling mecca and offers sun and sand as well.
Other New Jersey attractions include picturesque Cape May with its wineries and free zoo.
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About Marriott International Inc.
Marriott International Inc. is a global leading lodging company based in Bethesda, Maryland, with more than 4,000 properties in 77 countries and territories. For more than 80 years, the company has been committed to guest satisfaction and operates and franchises hotels under 17 brands, including Marriott Hotels, The Ritz-Carlton, JW Marriott, Bulgari, EDITION, Renaissance, Gaylord Hotels, Autograph Collection, AC Hotels by Marriott, Moxy, Courtyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites, Residence Inn, TownePlace Suites, Protea Hotels and Marriott Executive Apartments and licenses vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club brand. For information or reservations, visit www.marriott.com.
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