Oak Brook, IL (PRWEB) April 22, 2013
Get away from the hustle and bustle of Chicago but enjoy big-city amenities on a quick weekend getaway to the Chicago Marriott Oak Brook.
The Oak Brook hotel invites faraway travelers and Chicago-area locals to enjoy deluxe accommodations from $119 per night with its Stay For Breakfast Package good Thursdays through Sundays. The special deal includes complimentary breakfast for two adults and two children ages 12 and under at the Oakbrook mall hotel’s 1401 West Restaurant.
Although Chicago is less than 20 miles away, guests will find plenty of things to do in Oak Brook and its surrounding area – even if the ultimate goal is to relax and enjoy some quiet time. Among the sites to see and events to experience are:
** Oakbrook Center: Shop the day away with more than 150 stores anchored by Macy’s, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and Lord and Taylor. The indoor mall also offers plenty of dining options with a healthy mix of fast-food eateries and sit-down restaurants. The center also hosts special events such as the 45th annual Father’s Day Classic Car Show with more than 90 antique, classic, vintage and specialty cars on display (June 16).
** Brookfield Zoo: Wander 216 acres of gorgeous property showcasing around 450 species of animals. The zoo is less than 8 miles from one of the premier hotels in Oak Brook.
** Morton Arboretum: Less than 9 miles from the Oak Brook hotel, the 1,700 acres of gardens and plants will amaze visitors and keep them coming back season after season.
** Mayslake Peabody Estate: The historic setting offers concerts and theater performances including The 5th House Ensemble’s “Caught: The Web” (May 11) and “Music Can Tell a Story” concerts (May 18) and The Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra’s “Music for Film and Theatre” (May 23). Tours of the estate are available as well as classes such as Exploring Watercolor (April 23-May 28), Teen Open Studio (April 22-July 1) and Basic Design with Collage (June 3-July 8).
** Graue Mill and Museum: The lawn of the mill becomes the setting for an annual fine arts festival featuring ceramics, paintings, hand-woven textiles, stained glass, jewelry and photography. (June 1-2)
No matter what guests choose to do on their mini-vacation or staycation, they will always find comfort and relaxation when they return to the Oak Brook hotel to find one of 339 guest rooms waiting. Each offers one king or two double beds topped with down comforters, custom duvets, cotton-rich linens and plenty of fluffy pillows. Visitors also will appreciate the Oakbrook Mall hotel’s virtual concierge, in-room video review billing and state-of-the-art technologies including 32-inch HDTVs and plug-in panels. In-room coffeemakers and Bath and Body Works products in bathrooms are among other high-end amenities guests can expect to top off their vacations.
After a sound night’s sleep, travelers will be able to fuel up on the most important meal of the day at the onsite 1401 West Restaurant. The casual eatery features classic breakfast menu items such as crunchy French toast, eggs benedict, house-made corned beef hash, blueberry pancakes, Belgian waffles and a number of specialty omelets. Fresh fruits, breakfast breads, toast, bagels, cereal, oatmeal and eggs are all items from the Good Start and All-American buffets.
To take advantage of the Stay For Breakfast Package, guests should use promotional code S4B when booking reservations online or by calling 1-800-228-9290. The deal is valid Thursday to Sunday through Oct. 25, 2013.
About the Chicago Marriott Oak Brook
The Chicago Marriott Oak Brook is situated near Lombard, Naperville and Downers Grove. The Oak Brook hotel is convenient to a number of shopping and tourist destinations and includes 339 rooms and 11 suites on 12 floors. Among the Oakbrook mall hotel’s amenities are 22 meeting rooms with 18,600 square feet of flexible space, an onsite restaurant and Starbucks, state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. For information, visit http://www.marriottoakbrook.com.