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Farmington Hotels

December 17, 2010 10:26 ET

Bristol, CT Hotel Shines as Bright as the Fantasy of Lights Display

Spectacular Holiday Light Show Perfect for Creating Holiday Memories

FARMINGTON, CT--(Marketwire - December 17, 2010) - Don't let the holiday season get by without a trip to the East Shore for the fabulous Fantasy of Lights Display at Lighthouse Point Park. With fantastic Farmington, CT hotel accommodations, the opportunity to create lasting holiday memories is at hand whether looking for family adventure or a weekend getaway.

Guests at the Hartford Marriott Farmington hotel will be conveniently located next to Lighthouse Point Park and the annual Fantasy of Lights display which draws thousands each year to see light shows create a dazzling imagery of holiday splendor. This magnificent drive-through exhibit includes animated scenes that portray snowmen waving to those who pass by, teddy bears engaged in snowball wars and frolicking elves, all setting the tone for a spectacular holiday event. The Fantasy of Lights continues through Dec. 31, 2010 so there's still time to book reservations and plan a new holiday tradition that is sure to brighten the magic of the season for all ages.

Online reservations may be made at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bdlct-hartford-marriott-farmington/ or by calling 1-860-678-1000 for information or reservations.

While staying at the Hartford Marriott Farmington, guests will enjoy contemporary accommodations near Bristol, CT and the hotel's fabulous resort-like setting amidst 15 beautiful acres of lush New England forestland. Although secluded by landscape, the hotel provides guests easy travel access to I-84, Bradley International Airport and other nearby attractions including West Farms Mall, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Mark Twain House and the always popular Children's Museum.

A variety of guest rooms and hotel suites in addition to a concierge level are available at the Marriott to meet the needs of every traveler and provide them with an enjoyable travel experience. This Bristol, Connecticut hotel's spacious accommodations include luxury bedding ensembles, flat screen televisions, high-speed Internet access and dual phone lines with voice mail and data ports. On-site amenities include a well-equipped fitness center, indoor pool and whirlpool. For additional wintertime adventure, snow skiing is also available nearby.

About the Hartford Marriott Farmington Hotel

The Hartford Marriott Farmington Hotel is a convenient New England hotel destination for both business and leisure travelers who seek exceptional service and distinctive accommodations. This Farmington, CT hotel's on-site dining options including the Village Green, open daily for breakfast and dinner, and the popular Sushi Bar for the finest in Japanese cuisine. Keeping the needs of guests in mind, a Starbucks Coffee Bar and the Proprietor's Lounge are available for a quick morning jumpstart and a relaxing evening unwind.