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West Edmonton Hotels

July 09, 2010 11:19 ET

Edmonton Marriott Offers Special Rates and Hosts Summer Entertainers

EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwire - July 9, 2010) -  Gearing up for a sizzling summer, the Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort is offering a hot summertime promotion through July and August, with rates from only $129 per night. To book, visit the hotel website at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yegmc-edmonton-marriott-at-river-cree-resort/ or simply call the reservation line directly at: 1-800-960-4913.

The resort is also thrilled to host several top-rated musicians and entertainers at River Cree Resort's unique concert venue this summer. Country favourites include Leann Rimes on July 30 (tickets from only $39.50), Travis Tritt on August 21 (tickets from $49.50) and Tanya Tucker (tickets from $49.50). The Michael Jackson Experience, an exciting live tribute concert, comes to the Venue on August 20 with tickets at only $20.

For those who prefer comedy and variety shows, actress and comedienne Vicky Lawrence visits the Venue on August 13 with tickets at $39.50 for all seats. The Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort offers concert packages for all events. Alternatively, tickets for all above shows can be purchased through Ticketmaster (www.ticketmaster.ca) or by sending your requests to ticketsales@rivercreeresort.com.

The Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort is located near West Edmonton Mall, boasting a vibrant, resort-style atmosphere, expert Edmonton meeting planners and renowned Marriott service. The luxurious guestrooms feature plush bedding, large windows with natural lighting and oversized bathrooms with spa bath amenities. Guests will enjoy the variety of onsite recreation options -- from two NHL-sized hockey rinks, an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, to a lively casino offering 900 slot machines, 50 table games and a popular 24-hour poker room. The world-renown shopping mecca of West Edmonton Mall is only 5 minutes away (complimentary resort shuttle available).

Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort Information:

Experience the vibrant, resort-style atmosphere of one of the newest West Edmonton hotels -- the Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort. Ideal for business and leisure, this four-star West Edmonton hotel is set on a 49-acre estate, just five minutes from the renowned shopping mecca of West Edmonton Mall. Engage in highly unexpected forms of onsite recreation -- from two NHL-sized hockey rinks to a lively casino, with over 750 slot machines and 50 table games. We truly set the standard for West Edmonton hotels, providing elegant rooms and suites with plush bedding, large windows, and breathtaking views of downtown and the surrounding countryside. Savor the chic ambience of this Edmonton hotel -- featuring three restaurants, a centre bar and a Starbucks café. For meeting guests, we offer a choice of 15 magnificent venues and world-class service and for those looking to tie the knot, beautiful Edmonton wedding reception locations. Discover why this brand-new Marriott is a fantastic Edmonton lodging choice.