WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - Feb 13, 2012) - Concerts, sporting events, conventions and plenty of sights are all reasons for visiting downtown Washington, DC, and with value-added deals from hotels near Verizon Center and the Washington Convention Center, staying in the hub of the United States' capital city is convenient and hassle-free.

Whether traveling alone or with family, downtown Washington, DC hotel packages like the Free Parking and Breakfast package at the impressive Washington Marriott at Metro Center make traveling fun and affordable. Great downtown attractions coupled with complimentary amenities, add up to a DC getaway that is budget-friendly. And with the convenience of a hotel near Washington, DC Convention Center and Verizon Center families will find lots to do for a weekend getaway adventure in one of the most prominent cities in the world. From the magic of Disney on Ice, popular concerts, a full schedule of sporting events and a wide variety of convention center trade shows and conferences there are always things to do in Washington, DC.

A money-saving choice among hotel packages in downtown Washington, DC, the Free Parking and Breakfast package at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center includes overnight accommodations; breakfast in the hotel restaurant for up to two adults and children under 12, and free parking for one car per night, all at rates starting as low as $219*. Hotel accommodations utilizing this package can easily be booked online by using promotional code P42 at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wasmc-washington-marriott-at-metro-center/ or by calling 1-800-228-9290.

The Washington Marriott at Metro Center is conveniently located to provide guests with easy access to historical sites and popular attractions, while offering fantastic city views and fine accommodations. The hotel offers a variety of guest room options, including a concierge level for added services and amenities. All rooms are furnished with Marriott Revive® bedding and feature marble bathrooms, high-speed Internet access, cable/satellite service with premium movie channels and pay-per-view movie options. Room service is standard.

*Rates are per room per night and valid Thursday-Sunday through 12/31/12 based on availability at the time of reservation. Children 12 years old and under must be registered in the same room to qualify for complimentary breakfast. A Friday or Saturday night stay is required. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms and may not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Advance reservation required. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

About the Washington Marriott at Metro Center

The Washington Marriott at Metro Center welcomes guests to the nation's capital with well-appointed accommodations, exceptional service and gracious amenities. Conveniently situated next to the Metro Center Station, travelers enjoy easy access to all the city has to offer as well as major airports and Amtrak and car rentals. An ideal choice whether traveling for business or leisure, the hotel also features a full-service business center, on-site dining, an indoor pool, health club and whirlpool for the convenience of guests.

Contact Information:

Amanda Nichols
Washington Marriott at Metro Center