ATLANTA, Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Atlanta has become one of the most talked-about weekend destinations for fall festivities and events and Atlanta Marriott Marquis is enticing guests with exclusive savings on some of the city’s most popular attractions this season. Within driving distance of cities like Savannah, Asheville, Charlotte, Birmingham, Nashville and Greenville, Atlanta is an easy destination for a weekend getaway.

The official hotel of the Georgia Aquarium and the Atlanta United, Atlanta Marriott Marquis has partnered with the city’s top attractions to offer packages that include an Aquarium hotel package, a Coke Museum hotel package and a Pride hotel package. Guests can book any of these packages now or choose from the hotel’s lowest standard weekend rates to save on their trip. The hotel also offers a complimentary breakfast package.

The downtown Atlanta hotel’s easy accessibility makes getting around town easy. Guests can walk to Marta or catch an uber to surrounding neighborhoods. As fall arrives, sports lovers can enjoy everything from Atlanta Falcons football games to Atlanta United Games to Atlanta Braves baseball. Atlanta is also a college football town, with Georgia Tech just moments away from the hotel and the hotel’s own High-Velocity sports bar showing all the day’s games.

October welcomes Atlanta Pride which celebrates diversity and inclusion with food, art and live entertainment. Guests can also visit for events like the Atlanta Chili Cookoff, Stone Mountain Scottish Festival, Taste of Atlanta or the Little 5 Points Halloween Festival. The Beltline connects key neighborhoods for easy access to some of the season’s best events and festivals.

Atlanta’s cultural rebirth has seen the city thrive in recent years. With its fantastic parks, restaurants, festivals, art and sports teams, it’s a great place to stay, work and play. BIRD scooters make exploring its unique offerings an adventure and each of its neighborhoods has its own identity. Stop into one of the many restaurants housing some of the country’s top chefs. The always popular Coke Museum, CNN Center, Centennial Olympic Park, Mercedes Benz Stadium and award-winning Aquarium are all within easy walking distance from the hotel.

From graffiti art in the Old Fourth Ward to the refined art of the orchestra, ballet or High Museum of Art in Midtown, Atlanta is brimming with culture. Many of its music and concert venues attract big name artists as well as up and comers. The city is also home to the busiest airport in the world, offering many direct flights, so travel is easy and seamless.

The Atlanta Marriott Marquis offers all-new accommodations and Stay Well Rooms, along with a rejuvenating onsite spa for recharging after seeing everything the city has to offer. Its soaring, Instagram-worthy atrium, designed by Atlanta legend John Portman, greets guests in style. Guests will also find restaurants, a Starbucks, fitness center and indoor and outdoor pools.

Marriott Rewards has now merged with the Starwood Preferred Guest program to add even more incentives and savings for guests, and guests who book directly with the hotel will get the lowest available rates. For more information or to book a stay, guests can call 404-521-0000.

About Atlanta Marriott Marquis

Located in downtown, the Atlanta Marriott Marquis is an iconic hotel in Atlanta’s heart. Its lobby features a spectacular atrium, which is anchored by the 50-foot color-changing sail of Pulse, the hotel’s vibrant cocktail lounge. Situated in the Peachtree Center, the hotel places travelers near a MARTA rail station, Georgia World Congress Center and AmericasMart Atlanta. Its spacious guest rooms all feature stunning cityscape views, state-of-the-art technology and serious creature comforts. Guests are invited to indulge and dine at one of five unique dining destinations, including Sear steakhouse, find urban calm in The Spa, the hotel’s signature wellness destination or break a sweat in the hotel’s 24-hour fitness center. Rising as the preeminent meetings terminus of the South, Atlanta Marriott Marquis boasts more than 160,000 square feet of meeting space, making it the preferred hotel among savvy business travelers.

CONTACT: Atlanta Marriott Marquis
 265 Peachtree Center Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30303 USA
+1 404-521-0000

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