SALT LAKE CITY, UT--(Marketwire - Feb 9, 2012) - Ramping up for a hot season, the Utah Blaze has partnered with a stylish choice among Energy Solutions Arena hotels as host lodging for the 2012 season.

The Blaze is set to open their season on March 10 in San Antonio, but when they return to their home arena on March 24, fans staying at the impressive Courtyard Salt Lake City Downtown hotel will be staying at the Blaze's choice hotel as they take on the San Jose SaberCats. With 18 games set for the regular season through July, fans will want to secure reservations at this comfortable Courtyard by Marriott so they can enjoy the festivities of nine home clashes and this downtown Salt Lake City hotel's complimentary amenities.

Centrally located and boasting a new state-of-the-art lobby, the Courtyard offers a welcoming atmosphere and value-added amenities for stylish and budget-friendly Energy Solutions Arena lodging. The hotel's innovative new lobby is both functional and socially-oriented providing Blaze fans with plenty of room for gathering for pre- and post-game socials, and complimentary Wi-Fi and GoBoard technology for catching up on emails and the latest news. The lobby also features The Bistro, where both menu entrées and "grab-n-go" fare are designed to provide hearty and healthy options for breakfast and dinner. A business center and boarding pass printing station are provided to help busy travelers stay abreast of their business and travel needs.

The hotel's downtown Salt Lake City location also puts Blaze fans near the Salt Palace Convention Center, University of Utah, Temple Square and some of the city's finest dining and entertainment venues including the all-new City Creek Center. After a day of exciting Utah Blaze Arena Football, Courtyard guests can relax easy in the hotel's well-appointed guest rooms furnished with marble bathrooms, soft beds and fluffy pillows topped with cotton-rich linens for a good night's rest. A spacious desk with plenty of outlets provides room for plugging in laptops, cameras and other electronic devices; and each room includes two phones and voice mail service. Wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is complimentary. All accommodations feature cable/satellite service over a 27-inch flat screen TV, and a coffeemaker and tea service for quick early morning starts.

About the Courtyard Salt Lake City Downtown
The Courtyard Salt Lake City Downtown hotel offers travelers a comfortable and affordable hotel destination convenient to many of the city's most popular attractions and fully equipped to meet the needs of business travelers. As one of the finest hotels near Energy Solutions Arena the hotel is an optimum choice for the many downtown Salt Lake City events showcased there and provides guests with exceptional on-site amenities including an indoor pool, whirlpool and well-equipped fitness center.

Contact Information:

Courtyard Salt Lake City
Downtown 130 West 400 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84101 USA