SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

February 28, 2012 16:27 ET

Hotels Near UC Riverside Unite Parents, Students for Weekend Events

Courtyard Riverside Gears Up for Parents Day, Homecoming Festivities

RIVERSIDE, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 28, 2012) - As parents set their sights on Parents Day and Homecoming 2012 festivities at the University of California, Riverside, hotels near UCR are gearing up as well, offering comfortable accommodations and special rates.

Donning the blue and gold for a day filled with family and a busy Homecoming schedule, the convenient "within walking distance" location of Courtyard Riverside makes it an ideal choice for bringing students and their families together for this annual event set for March 3, 2012. A standout among hotels near the University of California, Riverside this Courtyard by Marriott offers a special UCR rate of just $102* that includes a full complimentary breakfast buffet. Located just half a mile from the school, guests enjoy easy access to campus activities and extra time to spend with their family.

Newly renovated, the Courtyard's Riverside, CA hotel offers value-added amenities such as complimentary high-speed Internet access and free on-site parking. UCR guests also enjoy a complimentary breakfast served buffet style in the hotel's Courtyard Café, featuring an omelet station, fresh waffles, eggs, yogurt, fresh fruit, cereal, oatmeal, breads, coffee and juice. This hearty menu will provide a great start to a busy day of Homecoming excitement, whether parents plan to leisurely explore the UCR campus with their student or take part in the many events offered as part of the Parent's Day schedule, all leading up to the evening clash on the hardwoods between the UCR Men's Basketball Team and UC Irvine.

A stylish offering among hotels in Riverside, CA, Courtyard accommodations include luxurious Marriott bedding ensembles topping thick mattresses and fluffy pillows to help ensure a good night's rest. A large desk and ergonomic chair are also provided with plenty of handy plug-ins and data ports so guests can easily stay connected while traveling. In-room entertainment includes cable/satellite service with HBO over a 32-inch LCD flat-screen TV. A radio and iPod docking station are also provided. For additional relaxation, guests have access to the hotel's newly renovated and heated outdoor pool, whirlpool and on-site fitness center.

*Rate is per room per night based on availability at the time of reservation. Please visit hotel website for additional terms and conditions.

About the Courtyard Riverside
The Courtyard Riverside hotel welcomes guests with a refreshing new look and a convenient location for experiencing Riverside and its many attractions and business destinations. Providing attentive service and comfortable accommodations, this stylish hotel is an ideal choice whether traveling for business or leisure, offering a 24-hour Market for late night snacks or last minute items as well as a convenient business center and a variety of business services to help guests with their travel needs.

Contact Information

    Courtyard by Marriott Riverside
    1510 University Ave