SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

November 15, 2012 10:36 ET

Catch the NBA Wizards at the Verizon Center, Near Penn Quarter Hotel

Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel Makes It Easy to Cheer on the Home Team

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - Nov 15, 2012) - Catching a game of hoops shouldn't require jumping through any, and when you stay at the newly renovated Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, offering Washington, DC accommodations, you'll be just minutes away from the Verizon Center, home to the NBA's Washington Wizards.

The Wizards have had a slow start to the season, with a current record of three wins and six losses, but a hungry team makes for exciting on-court action, and with a full schedule of upcoming home games now through April, there are plenty of opportunities to catch this team in a comeback. All home games take place at the Verizon Center, minutes from this Penn Quarter hotel, and single-game tickets are available for those who are only in town for a few days.

For a full schedule and more information about the Washington Wizards, visit or enquire upon arrival at the concierge desk of this hotel near Verizon Center in Washington, DC.

After a game, you can head out on the town or stop by this hotel's Presidents Sports Bar restaurant in downtown Washington, DC, where fellow fans can be found dining on light fare and enjoying a drink or two, or grab a quick cocktail at the miXX lobby bar before heading to your room. Once you've settled in, you'll find that accommodations at this hotel were created with your comfort in mind. Each room and suite offers TV with premium cable, high-speed wireless Internet access, soundproof windows, coffee/tea service, city views, spacious desks and luxurious beds with plush bedding and custom duvets.

If the game has you ready to explore the rest of the city, wake up early the next morning and head out to the famous museums and monuments on the National Mall, take in the colors and culture of Chinatown or find your inner detective at the Spy Museum.

About the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
Resort-like amenities and a prime location make the newly renovated Renaissance Downtown Washington, DC Hotel a top choice with business and vacationing travelers alike. Located just across from the Washington Convention Center, this luxury hotel has everything you need under one roof. Keep up with your regular workout routine at the fitness center, pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service Aura spa, host a celebration or meeting in this hotel's 64,000 sq. ft. of event space, or wine and dine at five different dining venues including Starbucks, Fifteen Squares Restaurant, President's Sports Bar, miXX and Liberty Market. Accommodations at this Penn Quarter District hotel feature spacious desks, high-speed wireless Internet access, soundproof windows, city views, TV with premium cable, coffee/tea service and plush beds with rich linens and deluxe mattresses. To ensure your room fits your needs, this hotel offers PURE® allergy-friendly rooms and club-level rooms with enhanced services, upgraded amenities and exclusive lounge access with all-day beverages, continental breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres. A central location makes this hotel the ideal place from which to explore the city's top sights including the Spy Museum, Chinatown, Verizon Center sports and concerts, and the museums and monuments of the National Mall.

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    Kristie Prantil
    Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
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