SOURCE: St. Louis Union Station Marriott

St Louis Luxury Hotels

February 15, 2011 11:48 ET

Downtown St. Louis Union Station Marriott Hotel Awarded 4 Diamonds for Twenty-First Time

Tradition of Excellence Strong at St. Louis Historical Landmark Hotel

ST. LOUIS, MO--(Marketwire - February 15, 2011) - Tradition runs strong at the St. Louis Union Station Marriott and it has made no exception in the area of excellence, as the hotel has recently been named recipient of the coveted Four Diamond Award from AAA, now for the twenty-first time.

In receiving the 2011 Four Diamond Award, the St. Louis Union Station Marriott maintains its place among an elite circle of Four Diamond winners and St. Louis luxury hotels honored for their exceptional service, grand accommodations and opulent amenities. Less than four percent of the more than 59,000 AAA-rated properties attain this high level of excellence each year.

"AAA Four Diamond winners like St. Louis Union Station Marriott know the language of customer satisfaction as they consistently deliver premier experiences, complete with superior personal service, first-class amenities and impressive surroundings," said Mike Right, AAA vice president. "To achieve and maintain this level of hospitality is a significant accomplishment. Four Diamond establishments consistently deliver a high level of personal comfort and attention to every guest, and we are honored to recognize their commitment to excellence."

The time-honored elegance found at the prestigious St. Louis Union Station Marriott make it a unique and intriguing St. Louis destination. Housed within the walls of a historic National Landmark, and near popular downtown attractions, the Union Station Marriott, as proven through its repetitive designation as a Four Diamond recipient, is one of the finest hotels near the Arch in St. Louis offering exceptional modern services amidst the glory of Old World charm.

Travelers wishing to experience the fine accommodations of this magnificent hotel may book accommodations online at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/stlus-st-louis-union-station-marriott/ or by calling 1-800-410-9914.

In addition to impeccable personal accommodations, the St. Louis Union Station Marriott is an excellent venue for business conferences, corporate meetings or elegant social events. With 35,000 square feet of total event space, the Union Station Marriott offers 39 meeting and conference rooms in downtown St. Louis, MO to meet the needs of large or small gatherings. Business travelers also find a convenient 24-hour business center among the hotel's many services. The magnificent charm and exceptional services of the hotel are equally as popular among social planners who also appreciate the hotel's outstanding downtown St. Louis banquet and catering facility which offers tantalizing menus to enhance every event.

About the St. Louis Union Station Marriott
The St. Louis Union Station Marriott hotel is an exceptional St. Louis destination whether traveling for business or pleasure and is conveniently located near Busch Stadium, Scottrade Center and America's Convention Center making it an excellent choice for sports fans, concert goers, business professionals, leisure travelers and those attending the wide range of events held in the downtown area. With exciting shopping and dining options under the same roof, along with historical memorabilia displays, the nostalgic past of Union Station's heyday comes to life throughout the property.

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