SOURCE: Marriott International
UNIONDALE, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2013) - With its plethora of vineyards, wineries breweries, and, restaurants, Long Island is a food and wine lover's dream. Take advantage of Long Island's great food and wine scene at the Long Island Marriott for premier accommodation and great leisure packages.
Long Island's scenic North Fork, just a quick drive from the hotel, is filled with small vineyards and wineries. If desired, oenophiles can arrange a visit to local wineries and sample fine wines with an organized chauffeured tour from Long Island Wine Tours, a professional tour company that picks guests up directly from the hotel and drives them to three premier North Fork vineyards.
Beer lovers will also appreciate the hotel's proximity to cool local breweries, which make and sell an array of delicious beers. One option for a local brewery tour guide is Long Island Brewery Tours, a professional tour company that picks guests up from the hotel and drives them to at least three breweries to taste beers, chat with brew masters, observe the process of beer making, and enjoy a good lunch.
In addition to its proximity to fantastic wineries and breweries, the hotel is also conveniently located close to great entertainment venues, like Jones Beach State Park, the Belmont Race Track, the Cradle of Aviation Museum, and Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, which is home to the New York Islanders. It's also just over 20 miles from New York City and 50 miles from the chic Hamptons.
The Long Island Marriott is currently offering a Stay for Breakfast hotel deal, which includes a delicious breakfast for two adults and children with the room rate. For a private weekend escape a deux, the hotel offers a Couples Getaway Package with late checkout, champagne, chocolate covered strawberries and breakfast for two. Find Terms & Conditions online.
About the Long Island Marriott
Ideally located in scenic Long Island New York, just a quick drive from the excitement of New York City, the Long Island Marriott is a tranquil escape. The hotel offers high-speed wireless Internet access throughout the rooms and public areas, a separate concierge level, laundry service, on-site parking, and a full-service business center. The 608 spacious guest rooms are outfitted with luxurious bedding, marble bathrooms, LCD TVs with cable and premium movie channels, large work desks, enhanced high-speed wireless Internet access, and coffee/tea service.
Gather friends for a good meal at Prime Seasons, a restaurant serving casual American cuisine, or share a drink at Champions, one of the top sports bars in Long Island. Guests can start their day with a hearty breakfast at the Skylight Lounge. After, work off those calories in the hotel's fully-equipped fitness center or on one of the two racquetball courts. Unwind in the indoor swimming pool, whirlpool, or sauna, or indulge in a beauty treatment at the SophistiCut Hair Salon.
With 17 meeting rooms, an elegant 9,720-square-foot grand ballroom that can accommodate up to 1,200 people, and a total of 28,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, the hotel is also the venue of choice for meetings and events in Long Island.