NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Apr 14, 2011) - Break away for an exciting springtime adventure in New York City by taking advantage of affordable "value date" rates at impressive hotels in Midtown Manhattan, including the prestigious New York Marriott East Side hotel.

With Marriott's "Splendid Spring Value Dates in New York City" package, rates have never been better; they present travelers with a great opportunity to create a fun family vacation or a relaxing weekend getaway -- filled with memories to last a lifetime. The fresh, crisp feel of spring is in the air in New York City, and with a host of events and attractions, the fun is just waiting to be had. From the Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue and the Tribeca Film Festival in late April, to the June 1 opening of Shakespeare in the Park and the exciting Belmont Stakes on June 11, there's something for everyone in this magnificent city -- and these rates make it easy to create an unforgettable New York City experience.

"Splendid Spring Value Dates" at the New York Marriott East Side are offered from April 28 - May 1, May 5-8, 12-15, 29-31, and June 1-4. That's right, even Mother's Day is included, so plan a really special weekend and pamper mom with luxury accommodations and amenities found only at the finest of Manhattan luxury hotels. Conveniently located near Rockefeller Center, Central Park, Broadway theaters, exciting Fifth Avenue shopping and fabulous East Side Manhattan restaurants, the New York Marriott East Side, with its gracious style and impeccable Manhattan charm, offers delightful accommodations for celebrating any occasion.

With rates starting at just $239*, travelers can start a New York City vacation by booking accommodations online at and using promotional code D52 or by calling 1-800-228-9290.

*Rates are per room per night and valid on the above dates through 6/30/11 based on availability at the time of reservation. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms and may not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

About the New York Marriott East Side Hotel
The New York Marriott East Side hotel is a treasure among premier New York hotels near the UN, Times Square and the Empire State Building and is a sophisticated choice whether traveling for business or leisure. In addition to luxury accommodations, the hotel offers over 21,000 square feet of meeting and event space, serviced by professional event managers; full-service catering and an array of equipment and amenities, including the latest in high definition video conferencing with Virtual Meetings by Marriott service. Recently completing a $24 million renovation, this unique hotel offers guests a state-of-the-art health club, and an upgraded concierge lounge that features a refreshing outdoor terrace.

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Contact Information:

Max B. Lang
Marriott Hotels & Resorts