JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwired - Mar 16, 2015) - While the PGA tour season is already underway on the west coast, the circuit doesn't reach full swing until the weather welcomes golf back east. Following the Masters in April, the pros head further south to Ponte Verde Beach, Florida for golf's unofficial fifth Major Tournament, the 2015 Players Championship at iconic TPC Sawgrass. 

For golfers, fanatic with cabin fever from this year's harsh winter, Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard's Players Championship package is a great excuse to fly the coop and spend some time enjoying their favorite game. For tournament goers, no other extended stay hotel in Jacksonville, Florida offers such a comprehensive package for their golf getaway.

The Players Championship takes place from May 5th through May 10th, so packages must be booked no later than April 27th. Included in this package from Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard are overnight accommodations, one daily ground ticket to the 2015 Players Championship, free breakfast, free internet, and free self-parking at the hotel, with nightly rates starting at $188.00. Located a comfortable 14 miles from the course, this hotel in Southside Jacksonville, Florida allows easy access to the tournament, but a relaxing separation from the week's busier elements.

For sports fans looking to make an earlier escape, Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard is preparing their hotel for the 2nd and 3rd rounds of the 2015 NCAA Tournament. Just 11 short miles from Veterans Memorial Arena, where the games are taking place March 19th through March 21st, Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard welcomes reporters, vacationers, friends, and families to enjoy the convenient location of their relaxing accommodations between the excitement of March Madness.

Residence Inn's extended stay, pet-friendly hotel in Jacksonville Florida is the ideal lodging for a long weekend getaway this spring. Families will love the wholesome entertainment provided by some of the season's most exhilarating sporting events, while knowing that their hotel and staff is committed to recreating the comfort and convenience of home throughout their stay. Guests can visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/jaxri-residence-inn-jacksonville-butler-boulevard/ for more information about the Players Championship package.

About Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard
Traveling is made comfortable in the relaxing, suite style living provided by Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard. Its convenient location in the Southside of Jacksonville places guests near local destinations like St. Johns Town Center, Deerwood Park, and the Mayo Clinic. Additionally, the hotel is less than 15 miles from famed golf course, TPC Sawgrass, and Veterans Memorial Arena, where some of the area's most exciting events take place. Perfect for extended stays, the hotel suites feature two bedrooms and fully equipped kitchens, along with spacious living and work to unwind and feel at home in front of their 42-inch LCD TVs or to sit down and get productive using their free property-wide internet. Guests also enjoy a free hot breakfast each morning and access to budget-friendly "grab-n-go" options throughout the day. On-site amenities that guests will love include an outdoor pool and whirlpool, a SportCourt perfect for basketball and volleyball games, and access to a fitness room and business center. What's more, Residence Inn is pet-friendly, so bringing the whole family -- critters included -- is never an issue. This spring, join Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard for a refreshing getaway.

Contact Information:

Residence Inn Jacksonville Butler Boulevard
10551 Deerwood Park Blvd
Jacksonville, Florida 32256