BETHESDA, MD--(Marketwire - Nov 2, 2012) - From November 8-11, 2012, the area's finest museum gift shops from the Shakespeare Theatre to the Popcorn Gallery at Glen Echo Park bring their items to the Strathmore for Museum Shop Around. For travelers looking for great accommodations after shopping to their heart's content, they'll find a great choice at Bethesda Marriott Suites, a hotel near Strathmore Music Center.

Located in North Bethesda, Maryland, Strathmore provides affordable arts programming in the Mansion at Strathmore, the Music Center at Strathmore, and on its scenic 11-acre site. The Museum Shop Around will feature toys, jewelry, and art-inspired gifts for everyone on a holiday gift list.

When looking for Bethesda lodging, the Bethesda Marriott Suites offers a friendly staff and first-rate amenities. Just 30 minutes to downtown DC and minutes to downtown Bethesda's restaurants and cafes, this hotel's location is ideal and keeps travelers busy with its proximity to area sights and attractions.

The newly reinvented lobby in this hotel in Montgomery County, MD offers check-in kiosks and a variety of seating areas for catching up with family and friends. The all-suites hotel includes accommodations with a living room, refrigerator, two TVs, and a private bedroom with a king-size bed featuring luxury bedding. For recreation, guests can relax and enjoy the heated indoor/outdoor pool. The fitness center offers cardio and weight training equipment to stay fit while traveling.

When making a reservation, please visit or call 1-800-228-9290 in the U.S. or Canada.

About Bethesda Marriott Suites
Located just 30 minutes from downtown Washington, DC, Bethesda Marriott Suites is a superior extended-stay hotel near NIH, featuring gracious hospitality and comfort in a sophisticated urban setting. Guests at this exceptional North Bethesda hotel will feel at home in its spacious suites featuring warm tones, a separate living room, large bedroom area and Marriott Revive bedding. Business travelers at this Bethesda extended-stay hotel can take advantage of its close proximity to nearby companies, such as the NIH, FDA and Suburban Hospital. A complimentary shuttle to the Metro and NIH is available. The Bethesda, Maryland hotel is also convenient to I-270, the I-495 Beltway, the DC Metro, Reagan National Airport, Dulles Airport and BWI. Perfect for weekend getaways, the hotel is an ideal lodging choice for vacations, offering a convenient location near DC's best attractions.

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Bethesda Marriott Suites