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Greensboro Hotels

November 10, 2010 11:26 ET

Happy Holidays With Greensboro Coliseum Hotel

Create Magical Holiday Memories With Spectacular Greensboro Parade

GREENSBORO, NC--(Marketwire - November 10, 2010) -  Take the time this holiday season to create a magical tradition that will create memories to last a lifetime by planning a family adventure to experience first-hand the magnificent Greensboro Jaycees Holiday Parade. Guests at the Greensboro Marriott Downtown hotel will enjoy a prime downtown location for viewing this magnificent parade as it navigates past the hotel on Greene Street.

Distinguished among hotels in Greensboro, NC near the Coliseum, the Greensboro Marriott Downtown hotel will be a buzz with excitement as Macy's-style balloons portraying popular characters, fabulous floats and some of the finest drill teams and marching bands in the area make their way past the hotel as part of this growing holiday tradition in Greensboro. Set for Saturday, Dec. 4, the parade begins at noon and organizers predict a crowd of at least 90,000 persons will be on hand to witness what has come to be known as a seasonal spectacular that keeps the warmth of the holidays alive year-round.

Hotel guests will not only enjoy a prime location for viewing the parade, but by staying the night before they can avoid traffic delays and instead enjoy relaxing accommodations and fine amenities. Spacious guest rooms at the Greensboro Marriott Downtown include plush bedding ensembles, roomy sitting areas, individual climate controls, cable/satellite television with premium movie channels, high-speed Internet access, in-room entertainment options and coffee/tea service. The hotel also offers a concierge level with added courtesies and hotel services. Guests with young children may want to take advantage of the Nickelodeon package to provide added amenities and fun for the kids.

Holiday parade enthusiasts will not have to go very far to enjoy downtown Greensboro restaurants, with several located within walking distance and the popular Bistro 40 located within the hotel providing casual Greensboro dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests will also have access to the hotel's indoor swimming pool for a refreshing swim, and state-of-the-art fitness center for a good workout with cardiovascular equipment and free weights. For relaxation, the hotel whirlpool beckons guests with its warm and inviting waters.

About the Greensboro Marriott Downtown

The Greensboro Marriott Downtown hotel is a fabulous destination whether traveling into Greensboro for business or pleasure. Conveniently located near the busy Greensboro Coliseum Complex, downtown businesses and popular attractions, the hotel is just minutes from Greensboro/Piedmont Triad International Airport. Popular among Greensboro's downtown wedding locations, the Marriott offers 24,000 square feet of flexible event space, dedicated event managers and professional catering services for perfectly executed business conferences, corporate meetings or social events.