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Jacksonville, Florida Airport Hotels

November 16, 2010 11:26 ET

JAX Hotel Welcomes Travelers to Visit the Jacksonville Landing for Holiday Festivities

Captivating Light Shows Planned to Ignite Holiday Weekend

JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwire - November 16, 2010) - Lighting up the waters of the St. John's River and the dark sky above, Jacksonville will be sparkling with captivating lights that are sure to seize the imagination as the 2010 Jacksonville Light Parade and Fireworks Spectacular set off the holiday season along the Downtown Riverfront. Travelers seeking the ultimate in holiday family fun will find accommodating Jaxport hotels perfect for creating a magical holiday weekend that is sure to result in lasting memories.

Jacksonville sets the stage for exciting holiday events with its annual Jacksonville Landing Tree Lighting ceremony on Friday, Nov. 26. The Downtown Riverfront parade is then held beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 27 featuring magnificent boats adorned with holiday decorations, twinkling lights and favorite characters. Following the parade, fireworks are shot from river barges on both sides of the Main Street Bridge and include the event's signature "waterfall" display.

Conveniently located near Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) and just minutes from many popular area attractions, the Fairfield Inn & Suites is noted as one of the finest among Jacksonville Zoo hotels and provides guests with a variety of well-appointed guest rooms and suites to meet their needs. Comfortable amenities make it a perfect choice for enjoying Jacksonville's holiday festivities. From luxurious bedding ensembles and bath amenities to complimentary Wi-Fi and premium movie channels, the Fairfield Inn Jacksonville hotel offers upscale hotel amenities and unsurpassed service. Guests can enjoy in-room coffee service, a sparkling heated outdoor pool and access to a 24-hour fitness center, along with complimentary breakfast featuring Jimmy Dean sandwiches, fruit, yogurt and waffles. As one of the most distinctive full-service hotels near Jacksonville Airport, the hotel also offers complimentary 24-hour airport shuttle service as well as shuttle to nearby restaurants and shopping districts so guests can enjoy the convenience of fine shopping, dining and entertainment options.

Holiday travelers making plans to attend the holiday festivities may book accommodations at the Fairfield Inn & Suites online at or by calling 1-904-741-3500 for reservations and information.

About the Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville Airport
The Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville Airport Hotel is a recently renovated hotel property that offers comfortable accommodations and convenient access to popular business destinations and vacation attractions in addition to being located near Jaxport Cruise Terminal and just two miles from Jacksonville Airport. Hotel guests are treated to unsurpassed service, a home-like atmosphere and complimentary on-site parking.