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East Memphis Hotels

December 03, 2010 10:36 ET

MEM Airport Hotels Prepare for the Liberty Bowl High School All-Stars

Athletes Converge on Memphis for Impressive Celebration of High School Football

MEMPHIS, TN--(Marketwire - December 3, 2010) - High school football excitement will find its way to Memphis as high school football players and their fans converge on the city for the 9th Annual Liberty Bowl High School All-Star Game on Saturday, Dec. 11. Hotels near Memphis International Airport share in the excitement as these young athletes come together for a celebration of high school football at its finest.

The Memphis Marriott, with complimentary airport shuttle service, not only offers travelers easy access in and out of the city, but is conveniently located near Memphis University School where game day kick-off is set for 2 p.m. With accommodations at one of the most stylish MEM Airport hotels, football players and fans will be just minutes from the field while enjoying spacious guest rooms and comfortable hotel amenities, including indoor and outdoor pools, a whirlpool and video arcade games for fun and relaxation. An on-site fitness center is also available to guests and features cardiovascular equipment, free weights, treadmills, stationary bikes, step and elliptical machines.

Well-appointed guest rooms at the Marriott make it an easy choice among hotels near the Memphis Airport as each room features new Marriott bedding ensembles with down comforters, designer duvets and fluffy pillows for a good night's rest, and high-speed Internet access so everyone can stay connected and up-to-date with game day schedules. In-room entertainment includes cable/satellite service with premium movie channels, video games and pay-per-view movie options.

On-site dining reflects the hotel's proximity to Graceland as the Blue Shoe Bar & Grill offers an American bistro atmosphere with a splendid Southern twist to its daily breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. The restaurant's casual atmosphere flows over into the Blue Shoe Lounge, a great place for relaxing with friends to share highlights of the game. 

Visitors for the All-Star game may book last-minute weekend accommodations for Dec. 10-12 at the Memphis Marriott online at http://www.marriott.com/memtn with nightly rates starting as low as $89.95, based on availability at the time of reservation.

About the Memphis Marriott

The Memphis Marriott hotel sets the standard among hotels in East Memphis, TN offering travelers exceptional service and smoke-free guest rooms. To the delight of business travelers, all rooms at the Memphis Marriott feature the "Room that Works" package for the ultimate level of connectivity. A full-service business center is also available along with a concierge level for added amenities. An exceptional venue for business and social gatherings, the hotel offers 14,500 square feet of flexible event space, including a new executive boardroom and its unique Pyramid Ballroom.