SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

August 03, 2012 09:20 ET

Courtyard by Marriott Brookline Gives Back to Homeless Shelter

Hotel Staff to Volunteer at the Pine Street Inn in August

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Aug 3, 2012) -  The hotel business isn't just comfortable rooms and a place to stay. A bigger role is becoming a part of the community you serve, through any means at your disposal. With that in mind, the management and staff of Boston's Brookline Courtyard are proud to announce their upcoming work with the Pine Street Inn, a local homeless shelter.

Founded in 1969 and dedicated to ending homelessness in Boston, the Pine Street Inn provides a comprehensive range of services, including permanent supportive housing, job training and placement, emergency shelter and street outreach to more than 1,600 homeless men and women each day. For more information and upcoming events and volunteer opportunities, visit

On August 14, 2012, Courtyard Brookline staff will be volunteering with a team of eight, preparing, cooking for, and serving food to over 200 homeless people. The team will work from 8:30am - 12:30pm at the Pine Street Inn. The property will also be donating over 50 cases of cereal to the organization.

Located near historic downtown Boston, the Courtyard Boston Brookline is perfect for both business and pleasure. The hotel's new Bistro provides guests with healthy food options for breakfast and dinner along with a wide variety of specialty beverages. It all comes together to provide a new way to eat, drink and connect while on the road.

For those seeking an alternative to driving in Boston, this Boston College hotel's lodging is conveniently located only one block to the Coolidge Corner Green Line Subway stop, offering easy accessibility to and from Logan Airport and many sites in Boston, including Fenway Park, Kenmore Square, Boston University, Boston College, Northeastern, Colleges of the Fenway, Mass General Hospital and Museum of Science.

Among hotels in Newton, MA, the Courtyard is one of the few to offer a complimentary shuttle to the hospitals of the Longwood Medical Area, just one mile away, providing travelers with conveniences that make their stay more enjoyable and productive. For work or play, this Brighton, MA, hotel provides a perfect location for weekend guests and family members coming to the Boston area.

About the Courtyard Boston Brookline
One of the most convenient hotels near Longwood Medical Center, and only minutes from downtown Boston, the Courtyard Brookline, MA, hotel is a custom-designed, eight-story hotel located in the Coolidge Corner area of Brookline, MA. Guests of our hotel will enjoy our state-of-the-art lobby, 188 renovated guest rooms on eight floors featuring complimentary Wi-Fi and flexible space to work. For parties, events and Brookline wedding accommodations, the hotel also features two meeting rooms with 1,050 sq. ft. of total meeting space.

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