SOURCE: Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville Airport

North Jacksonville Airport Hotels

December 22, 2010 18:46 ET

North Jacksonville Hotels Filling Fast With Football Fans

Big Ten's Michigan Wolverines Take on Mississippi State Bulldogs in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, FL--(Marketwire - December 22, 2010) - Football traditions run strong in the matchup for the 2011 Progressive Gator Bowl as the Michigan Wolverines and Mississippi State Bulldogs are set to clash New Year's Day in Jacksonville, FL. Big Ten football supporters will be swarming the stands and North Jacksonville Airport hotels welcome Gator Bowl fans with great accommodations and easy access to EverBank Field.

Tickets for the 66th Annual Gator Bowl can still be purchased and the Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville Airport hotel has rooms available on Dec. 31 and Jan. 1. Football fans who act quickly can kick-off the New Year with exciting football fun including pre- and post-game festivities. Conveniently located near Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) and just minutes from the stadium, this Jaxport hotel's Gator Bowl Weekend rates start at just $119 for a king room, $129 for double queen and $139 for a king suite to provide football fans with affordable rates, well-appointed accommodations and unsurpassed service.

The Big Ten's Michigan Wolverines finished their regular season with an overall record of 7-5 and this New Year's Day bowl event marks the Wolverines' third Gator Bowl appearance, their first since defeating the University of Mississippi in 1991. Representing the Southeastern Conference, Mississippi State finished their season 8-4 and will be making their first Gator Bowl showing.

Football fans will find the upscale amenities at the Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel near Jaxport to include spacious guest rooms and hotel suites that feature plush bedding ensembles, soothing bath amenities, free Wi-Fi and premium movie channels. Complimentary airport shuttle is provided around the clock and guests can also enjoy in-room coffee service, a sparkling heated outdoor pool and access to the hotel's 24-hour fitness center. Breakfast is a breeze with this Port of Jacksonville hotel's complimentary deluxe continental breakfast featuring Jimmy Dean sandwiches, fruit, yogurt and waffles.

Football fans may take advantage of the North Jacksonville airport hotel's website to book accommodations online at or call 1-904-741-3500 for reservations and information.

About the Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville Airport
The Fairfield Inn & Suites Jacksonville Airport Hotel is conveniently located near popular Jacksonville business and vacation destinations including the Jacksonville Zoo, River City Marketplace, the Veteran's Memorial Area and downtown making it an easy choice whether traveling for business or pleasure. In addition to its home-like atmosphere, the hotel provides travelers with complimentary on-site parking and shuttle service to local restaurants and shopping districts. For the convenience of cruise patrons, the hotel offers Port of Jacksonville cruise transportation and free parking for up to 10 days.