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December 14, 2010 11:23 ET

Cheer On the Blue Raiders in Mobile

The Battle House and Riverview Plaza Offer Exclusive Rates for Bowl

MOBILE, AL--(Marketwire - December 14, 2010) -  The Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders look to finish a promising season at the Bowl. Led by MTSU star quarterback Dwight Dasher, the Blue Raiders will take on the Miami Redhawks while fans celebrate in the birthplace of Mardi Gras, historic Mobile, Ala. The Battle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel & Spa and the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel are offering exclusive rates for fans planning to cheer on the Blue Raiders as they fight for the title. 

For $149, enjoy the opulent luxury and cultural elegance of The Battle House, a hotel in Mobile, AL, that has been entertaining guests since 1852. Guests also have the option of upgrading to a package that includes breakfast for two in the AAA-Four Diamond Trellis Room restaurant and accommodations for $189. Only blocks away, visitors will find Riverview Plaza, known for its contemporary edge and prime downtown location. Riverview is offering a $139 rate for room only, and a package that includes accommodations and breakfast for two in the hotel's heralded Harbor Room restaurant for $179. 

Both The Battle House and Riverview Plaza are approximately only 7 minutes away from the Bowl location, making them the center of the action for the game and for the entertainment that always surrounds downtown Mobile. Mobile not only offers a rich history, but also extraordinary cuisine and unique flavor lined with beautiful views of Mobile Bay. For more information on this or other Gulf Coast events or to make reservations for The Battle House, call 251-338-2000, and for Riverview Plaza, call 251-438-4000. 

About The Battle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel & Spa

The Battle House Hotel, originally built in 1852, has been restored to all its original grandeur. The four diamond hotel near the Mobile Civic Center reopened in May 2007 and has since received a number of accolades including being named as one of the "Top 500 Hotels in the World" by Travel + Leisure in 2009 and as one of National Geographic Traveler's "Top Places to Stay" in North America. With a mixture of classical elegance and traditional Southern charm, The Battle House features 238 guest rooms and suites, a world-class spa and three unique restaurants. For more information on The Battle House Renaissance Mobile Hotel & Spa, please visit

About the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel

The Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel is conveniently located in downtown Mobile, near 54 holes of Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail golf and the Alabama Cruise Terminal. The hotel provides all the amenities desired by leisure travelers, and its 44,000 square feet of meeting space creates the perfect atmosphere for business travelers. For more information, please visit