San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2010
From October 11 to 17, the Blackhawk Country Club near San Ramon, California, will host the CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge Tournament, which features some of the best female golfers in the world. The country club has groomed the greens and prepped the rough for the highest level of competition. Two Marriott Hotels have also begun to prepare for the tournament and are welcoming attendees with a special rate for the LPGA Challenge. Rooms at the nearby San Ramon Marriott Hotel start at $129 per night, while the Pleasanton Marriott Hotel offer accommodations starting at $111 per night.
The Blackhawk Country Club, home of the CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge for the last five years, is an idyllic venue for great golf and sightseeing. Mount Diablo surrounds the 6,212-yard, par-72 course and two beautiful club houses. Nature lovers will appreciate the wide-open areas, beautiful foothills and immaculately manicured landscape. Attendees can also expect a fun environment as thousands of fellow golf enthusiasts flock to the greens and watch their favorite LPGA pros compete against one another. Guests interested in the event should purchase their tickets now. As an added bonus, children under the age of 17 do not require a ticket when accompanied by an adult—perfect for introducing youths to the sport.
Both Marriott Hotels put guests within minutes of this LPGA tournament. The San Ramon Marriott Hotel is located six miles away, and the Pleasanton Marriott Hotel is only 12 miles from the greens. Offering special rates and a great location, these two Marriott hotels are sure to help guests get into the swing of things.
About the San Ramon Marriott:
The San Ramon Marriott Hotel presents an idyllic setting for enjoyable getaways, special events or business ventures. Located in a park-like setting in Bishop Ranch, California, the hotel places guests close to a variety of wineries, championship golf courses and many unique shops and restaurants. The hotel is also close to numerous entertainment and dining options in Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, Danville and Alamo. 368 beautifully-decorated guest rooms are designed with Marriott’s iconic bedding, inviting guests to experience restful slumber. Those interested in maintaining fitness routines while traveling can visit the San Ramon Marriott’s spacious fitness center, where the latest cardio equipment keeps heart rates up. Deliciously fresh meals are available on-site at Stixx and Steaks restaurant and after-dinner drinks can be sipped leisurely on the patio lounge. For more information about the hotel, visit http://www.marriott.com/OAKSR. To book the special LPGA rate, guests should call the hotel directly at (925) 867-9200.
About the Pleasanton Marriott:
The Marriott Hotel in Pleasanton, CA, surrounds guests with a soft ambiance of the East Bay wine country. Each of the Pleasanton Marriott’s well-appointed guest rooms feature luxurious bedding, HDTVs and thoughtful amenities. Aside from the hotel’s accommodations, the Pleasanton Marriott offers 5,000 square feet of meeting space, including a ballroom that can host meetings or events. The hotel’s business center has the newest technology and the exercise room overlooks the outdoor pool oasis. The Pleasanton Marriott hotel, located near Dublin, California, offers a complimentary shuttle service within a five mile radius, which includes a BART train station—perfect for exploring more of California. The ceiling-to-floor wine rack in the hotel’s restaurant features regional wines from Livermore, Sonoma and Napa, to be paired with the freshest Northern California dishes. For more information about this hotel, visit http://www.marriott.com/OAKMC . To book the special LPGA rate, guests should call the hotel directly at (925) 847-6000.