SOURCE: Marriott


May 03, 2011 10:13 ET

Celebrate the National Aquarium's 30th Anniversary at Baltimore's Green Hotel

National Aquarium, LEED-Certified Hotel Share Commitment to Preservation

BALTIMORE, MD--(Marketwire - May 3, 2011) - Vacationing to Baltimore's Inner Harbor will have visitors seeing hues of blue and green this year as the National Aquarium celebrates its 30th anniversary. Baltimore's first LEED-certified hotel, Fairfield Inn & Suites Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor, is joining the celebration with its "Celebrate and Explore Baltimore" package, one of the Inner Harbor hotel deals offered by the eco-friendly property.

Travelers are invited to "Celebrate and Explore Baltimore" with this exciting package aimed at helping visitors experience the thrills of the National Aquarium, while also being conveniently located in the midst of the fine dining, cultural experiences and exciting nightlife.

As guests of one of the most stylish hotels in downtown Baltimore, travelers will find themselves just two blocks from the National Aquarium, home to nearly 16,500 animals, amphibians, birds, invertebrates, mammals and reptiles. With over 660 species of animals, there's plenty to see and do at this unique national treasure which leads the way in nurturing the world's aquatic habitats. Taking very seriously its commitment to the preservation and restoration of the world's aquatic habitat; the National Aquarium features unique presentations, exhibits and shows highlighting worldwide habitats from tropical rain forests to the ocean's floor.

Likewise, the "green" Fairfield Inn & Suites is equally committed to providing guests with an eco-friendly environment that reduces wastes, improves energy and water conservation and reduces harmful greenhouse gas emissions, while also offering exceptional comfort, service and value.

Just a short trip down I-95 from New York and Philadelphia, all guests taking advantage of the "Celebrate and Explore Baltimore" package for two will receive: Deluxe accommodations, Breakfast for two, Two tickets to the National Aquarium, 30% discount at the hotel's Tavern 101 sports bar and a special Aquarium gift upon arrival at the hotel, all at rates starting as low as $139* through December 30, 2011. Accommodations may be booked online by using promotional code ARN at or by calling 1-800-228-9290.

*Rates are per room per night and valid for Thursday-Sunday stays through 12/30/11 based on availability at the time of reservation. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms and may not be used with any other discount or promotion. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

Fairfield Inn & Suites Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor
Fairfield Inn & Suites Baltimore Downtown/Inner Harbor is conveniently located among hotels near the Baltimore Convention Center offering travelers spacious guest rooms and studio suites featuring marble bathrooms, luxury linens and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Impressive 42-inch HDTVs with international cable/satellite service and premium movie channels are the focal point for in-room entertainment options, and guests are welcomed daily to the hotel's complimentary Continental breakfast.