Calgary, Alberta, Canada –
(PRWEB) May 15, 2013 -- Two hotels near Calgary airport are expecting a stampede when rodeo lovers from around the world get wind of their latest deal just in time for the “Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth.”
Cowboys and cowgirls can lasso deluxe accommodations at the Residence Inn Calgary Airport or Courtyard Calgary Airport for $379 to $479 CAD per night and stomp out a few extra perks with the Experience the Calgary Stampede Package. The deal includes complimentary breakfast for two adults as well as two tickets to the daytime rodeo or evening extravaganza and chuck wagon races.
The Calgary Stampede takes place July 5-14, 2013, in Stampede Park, only 15 minutes from the Calgary hotels near the airport. The event kicks off with a 2.5 mile parade featuring floats, show bands, riders, celebrities and cultural entries. Visitors can experience the world’s richest tournament-style rodeo with bull riding, ladies barrel racing, steer wrestling and roping competitions that are sure to be thrilling. Concerts bringing in today’s hottest artists will feature Tim McGraw, Dixie Chicks and Kiss with Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer and Tommy Thayer. Midway rides and games, exhibits and fair food such as double bacon corndogs, deep fried pies, eggrolls on a stick and 18 food trucks will keep kids and adults of all ages entertained and well-fed throughout the 10-day event.
After making the most of their time and getting the biggest bang for their bucks at the Stampede, visitors can rest their tired feet and heavy eyes at either of the Calgary airport hotels.
The Residence Inn offers comfortable king-sized pillow-top mattresses topped with cotton-rich linens, custom duvets and plenty of fluffy pillows. Pull-out sofa beds also provide extra sleeping space for families or larger groups. Rooms boast fully-equipped kitchens with refrigerators, stove top burners, microwaves, dishwashers, silverware, pots and pans and plates. Grocery shopping service is available so guests can spend all of their time rustling up fun at the Stampede. Marble bathrooms with Paul Mitchell products, coffeemakers, safes, flat-screen TVs and comfy sofas and chairs are other in-room amenities that will pamper the weary at the Residence Inn.
The Courtyard also features spacious rooms designed for comfort and functionality. King and queen beds feature cotton-rich linens and down and feather pillows for a sound night’s sleep, while coffeemakers, mini-refrigerators and flat-screen TVs offer the comforts of home guests will appreciate.
Rooms in both hotels have complimentary high-speed Internet access, irons and ironing boards and hairdryers in bathrooms. The Residence Inn welcomes small pets with a nonrefundable $100 CAD sanitation fee.
Once visitors wake up bright-eyed and bushy tailed, they can fuel up on a hearty meal courtesy of each hotel before heading out for more rodeo fun. The Residence Inn serves a hot and cold breakfast buffet in its Gatehouse dining area, while the Courtyard has The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect., with items such as cereal, fresh fruits, oatmeal, smoothies, French toast, breakfast sandwiches and Starbucks coffee.
Guests looking to take advantage of the Experience the Calgary Stampede Package should use promotional code THM when booking online or by calling 1-800-228-9290. The deal is good July 5-14 only.
About the Residence Inn Calgary Airport
The Residence Inn Calgary Airport is an all-suite hotel featuring 157 rooms on six floors with separate living and sleeping areas that contain fully-equipped kitchens with stove top burners, refrigerators, microwaves and dishwashers. The extended-stay hotel in Calgary also sports a comfortable business center, state-of-the-art fitness facility, indoor pool and 24-hour market. The pet-friendly hotel is near Calgary Zoo, Calgary International Airport and multiple museums and shopping areas. For information, visit http://www.marriott.com/YYCRI.
About the Courtyard Calgary Airport
The Courtyard Calgary Airport is near Calgary International Airport, the Calgary Zoo, and several museums and shopping malls. The Calgary Airport hotel features 151 rooms and 20 suites along with nine meeting rooms with 7,700 square feet of flexible space, a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center, new lobby and onsite The Bistro eatery offering breakfast and dinner. For information, visit http://www.marriott.com/YYCAP.