Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2009
Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) is celebrating its latest addition to the bustling Miami area with Courtyard Miami Airport Hotel South making travel hassle- free and comfortable with Courtyard by Marriott's innovative features. Boasting the Courtyard by Marriott's "refreshing business" makeover, Courtyard Miami Airport South opened on August 14, 2009, and is the first in the area to feature the new lobby and room design. Located at 1201 NW LeJeune Road within the Marriott Miami Airport Hotel Campus, this newly remodeled hotel near Miami Airport will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Thayer Lodging and managed by Marriott International.
Courtyard Miami Airport South is conveniently situated just one mile away from Miami International Airport and within accessible range of Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, ensuring that all travel arrangements are able to be met. The hotel is also situated in close proximity to South Beach, Port of Miami, American Airlines Arena, Pro Player Stadium, Coral Gables and Coconut Grove offering local attractions such as the Miami Seaquariam, Vizcaya Estate, Jungle Island, Village of Merrick Park, Miami Metro Zoo and Miami Children's Museum. Rates vary per night, depending on length of stay.
"With today's business traveler driven by success, they need an opportunity to break away and make the most of their time on the road. Offering the latest from the Courtyard brand, this contemporary-style Miami airport hotel really enables the guest to relax, rejuvenate and explore their surroundings. Having that on the Airport Marriott Campus environment just makes this offering that much better!" said Todd Winch, General Manager of Courtyard Miami Airport South.
The open, bright and contemporary new Courtyard hotel lobby welcomes guests with vivid contrasting color, indicative of Miami's tropical ambiance and fiery spirit, including blue, green, orange and red. The traditional front desk is replaced with separate welcome pedestals to create more personal and private interactions when guests check in. Flexible seating options range from a communal table in the middle of the action, to more private media booths with high- definition televisions, to a more intimate, semi-enclosed lounge area.
A signature element of the new lobby is the exclusive Courtyard GoBoardTM, a 52-inch LCD touch screen packed with local information, maps, weather, and news, business and sports headlines. Guests can navigate using the touch screen to find restaurants, local attractions and directions.
Guests can connect to free WiFi and there are ample electrical outlets throughout the lobby to power digital devices. The enlarged business library features several complimentary computer terminals along with a free printer and separate computer stations dedicated to printing airline boarding passes and checking flight status.
Champions Sports Bar - located within the Courtyard Miami Airport South - offers savory, hearty American food served in a lively atmosphere. Guests can cheer on their favorite teams over breakfast, lunch or dinner without having to miss a game. The MarketTM -, an around- the- clock shop for snacks, beverages and sundries -, is always open for late-night cravings or the toothpaste you forgot to pack.
The new hotel along with a full-service Marriott and Residence Inn is part of the re-invented Marriott Miami Airport Hotel Campus - a dynamic collection of three unique Marriott properties, designed to deliver an entirely new brand of service for vacation and business travel. The campus offers guests a lush setting with deluxe accommodations, inspired amenities, including luxury bedding, an outdoor heated swimming pool, whirlpool, an ultra- modern 2,800- square- foot fitness center and fabulous dining options, including Champions Sports Bar, Cane Fire Grille restaurant and a full-service Starbucks.
The ten-story Courtyard Miami Airport South offers 300 rooms, including eight suites, and six meeting rooms spread over 2,900 square -feet, including the state- of- the- art ballroom with 1,980 square -feet of event space, featuring ergonomic chairs, linen-less design and a capacity of 250 people for receptions. The 10th-floor Boardroom is available for meetings for up to 10 people, with a scenic golf course view.
For more information or reservations, call the Courtyard Miami Airport South hotel directly at 305-642-8200, call the Courtyard toll-free number at 800-321-2211, contact a travel agent or visit the website at courtyardmiamiairportsouth.com.
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