EAST LANSING, MI--(Marketwire - Oct 10, 2012) - The East Lansing Marriott at University Place is partnering with the Wharton Center for Performing Arts to offer a special visitor rate for travelers. Among Michigan state hotels, the hotel's special rate includes accommodations and breakfast for two. The special rate is $149/night and is available Thursday-Sunday.

When looking for area hotels, Michigan State University is very close, just one block from the Marriott. And, since the Wharton Center for Performing Arts is located at Michigan State University, the location is ideal for accommodations after a performance. For a list of upcoming events and shows, please visit the Wharton Center website.

When planning to come to Lansing for an event at the Wharton Center, the hotel's location couldn't be beat; the hotel is an easy walk to shopping and dining. Among one of the nicest Lansing, Michigan hotels, the East Lansing Marriott at University Place offers spacious guest rooms with luxurious bedding, Internet access, in-room coffee/tea service, and spacious bathrooms. An on-site fitness center and indoor swimming pool keep guests fit and active. Bistro 43 restaurant offers American cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and Bistro 43 Lounge offers a full dinner menu and cocktails, ideal for late-night dinner and catching up with family and friends.

For reservations, visit the hotel website or call 1-800-228-9290 in the US or Canada and use code WJ9 when booking. Also, learn more about hotel offers East Lansing and the Marriott Rewards program.

About the East Lansing Marriott at University Place
Ideally located among hotels in Lansing, Michigan, the East Lansing Marriott at University Place is just one block from Michigan State University and is the perfect college town retreat. Just minutes from MSU Spartan Stadium, Jack Breslin Student Events Center and the Wharton Center for Performing Arts, this downtown Lansing hotel's amenities include newly renovated, ultra-flexible guest rooms, a fully equipped fitness center, wireless Internet access, and stunning state-of-the-art event space. In addition, the hotel's restaurant and lounge provide a casual spot for dining, cocktails and relaxing with friends. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, guests will find the East Lansing Marriott offers impeccable service and gracious amenities to help make the most of their stay -- including plush beds, spacious work desks and attentive, yet unobtrusive, service. The hotel's 12,000 square feet of space comes complete with a University Ballroom that accommodates up to 400 guests and includes a spacious dance floor. Intimate spaces for small banquets and weddings are also available. The hotel offers outstanding catering and experienced planners to help coordinate the event from start to finish.

Contact Information:

East Lansing Marriott at University Place
300 M.A.C. Avenue, East Lansing, MI 48823