SOURCE: Marriott

West Edmonton Hotels

April 05, 2011 11:48 ET

Fuel Costs Decline as Cars Stay, Eat Free at West Edmonton Hotel

Fill-Up for Weekend Adventure With Free Gas Cards

ENOCH, AB--(Marketwire - April 5, 2011) - There's no need to let high gas prices keep you from taking advantage of fun resort options in Edmonton as the Marriott at River Cree Resort is offering free fuel and parking with its fun new "Cars Eat Free" package.

A weekend getaway at this exciting new West Edmonton hotel is the perfect way to break away from a boring daily routine and with Edmonton vacation packages such as the Marriott's "Cars Eat Free," there'll be no need to worry about high gas prices. Guests taking advantage of this vibrant hotel's unique free gas deal now through Aug. 19, 2011 will receive a $25 Petro Canada™ gas card for each weekend night's stay, so the more you stay, the more you save!! Complimentary self-parking is also included in this offer at the River Cree Resort, where rates start as low as $159 CAD* making it easy to create a fun and exciting Edmonton getaway to enjoy exclusive shopping, museums, local attractions and fabulous restaurants.

Guests won't have far to go to find onsite recreation at the spectacular Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort, as the 49-acre estate includes a Vegas-style casino and two NHL-size hockey rinks, offering fun for everyone. Nearby, guests will find the West Edmonton Mall provides a diverse shopping experience in addition to theme parks and attractions such as Galaxyland and World Waterpark. As an added convenience, hotel guests are provided with complimentary shuttle service to discover this unique mall which also includes theatres, retail attractions and hundreds of shops and retail outlets.

Booking a weekend accommodation in Edmonton utilizing the "Cars Eat Free" package may be completed online at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/yegmc-edmonton-marriott-at-river-cree-resort/ by using promotional code TRS or by calling 1-888-236-2427.

*Rates are per room per night and valid for Thursday-Sunday stays through 8/19/11 based on availability at the time of reservation. Gas card valid only in Canada. Thursday and Sunday stays may require a Friday or Saturday night stay. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms and may not be combined with any other discount or promotion. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

About the Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort

The Marriott at River Cree Resort provides Canadian travelers with exceptional 4-star luxury lodging in Edmonton ideal whether traveling for business or leisure. Featuring spacious guest rooms with plush bedding ensembles and breathtaking views, this stylish resort property surrounds guests with world-class amenities, exceptional service and an exciting entertainment schedule. Located just minutes from Edmonton International Airport, the hotel features an airline reservation desk and a selection of car rental services are available nearby.