SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

November 28, 2011 14:04 ET

Akron-Canton Airport Hotels Popular as Air Travel Hits Record Level

More Travelers Utilizing CAK to Meet Ohio Travel Needs

NORTH CANTON, OH--(Marketwire - Nov 28, 2011) - Truly becoming "a better way to go," the Akron-Canton Airport has provided service for a record number of travelers over the past two months, bringing visitors to Akron-Canton Airport hotels, local business destinations and area attractions.

With more than 148,000 travelers passing through CAK in October and another record setting 138,811 in September, businesses and hotels near Akron-Canton Airport, like the impressive Courtyard Canton, are welcoming guests with complimentary shuttle service to and from the airport to help make their stay both comfortable and convenient. The number of customers traveling aboard AirTran Airways, the airport's largest carrier, in September increased 16 percent compared to the same month in 2010 and a whopping 19 percent in October. Overall, 1,378,318 travelers have utilized the airport during the first 10 months of 2011, a 5.3 percent increase over 2010.

Providing a central location and easy airport accessibility, the Courtyard Canton is a stylish choice among hotels near the NFL Hall of Fame and is also an Exclusive Partner for the attraction which is dedicated to honor, preserve, educate and promote football and its attributes. Other popular destinations located nearby include major universities and the Kent State Conference Center, Westfield Shopping Center, Harry London Quality Chocolate, Sugarcreek Amish Country, the McKinley Memorial and Presidential Library and Museum, The Wilderness Center and Canton Classic Car Museum.

This Akron Airport hotel's stylish accommodations include a choice of spacious guest rooms and two-room suites, all featuring cotton-rich linens over thick mattresses with custom comforters and fluffy pillows for a good night's rest. Rooms are also furnished with a large desk and ergonomic chair to create a comfortable and well-lighted work space. In-room media includes complimentary high-speed Internet access, two phones, voice mail service, cable/satellite service with premium movie channels and pay-per-view movies and video gaming options. For special occasions or added relaxation, the hotel also offers larger king guest rooms featuring whirlpools for two, ideal for a romantic getaway or the ultimate in-room relaxation after a long work day.

About the Courtyard Canton Hotel
The Courtyard Canton hotel is one of the premier hotels near the Pro Football Hall of Fame and offers travelers accommodations that are both comfortable and functional. Boasting a new indoor pool, the Courtyard pampers travelers with everything they need for a delightful hotel experience. Guests can start their day with a warm and hearty breakfast buffet in the Courtyard Café and take advantage of the hotel's well-equipped fitness center. Complimentary on-site parking, business services and a 24-hour Market for last minutes travel needs or late night snacks are just a few of the services that make the Courtyard an outstanding choice for Ohio travelers.

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