SOURCE: Marriott International

Marriott International

October 25, 2012 13:09 ET

Visit DC for Halloween Fun-Filled Boo at the Zoo Event at the National Zoo

Washington Marriott Wardman Park Close to National Zoo Offers Convenient, Family Friendly Accommodations

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - Oct 25, 2012) - From October 26-28, the National Zoo is hosting its popular annual event, Boo at the Zoo. Visit DC and enjoy animal encounters, festive decorations, and snacks from more than 30 treat stations throughout the zoo. It's a fun way to trick or treat, and less than two blocks from the Washington Marriott Wardman Park hotel. Travelers and Halloween lovers will find ideal accommodations at this hotel near National Zoo.

Situated on 16 acres, Washington Marriott Wardman Park is a historic landmark hotel in Northwest DC. The Woodley Park hotel has a metro stop steps from the hotel entrance for easy access to DC's museums, sights, and area attractions. The Red Line Metro stop is at its doorstep, providing access to all the cultural, dining and entertainment options DC has to offer. Each guest room at this family friendly hotel in DC features luxurious bedding, 32" HDTV, plug-in technology to integrate personal electronics, and modern bathrooms with granite countertops and a spa-like shower. 

Guests can maintain their fitness regimen while away from home with the hotel's 3,000-square foot fitness center, featuring state-of the-art equipment, a new cardio theater, sauna, and steam room, or take advantage of nearby outdoor running trails for picturesque jogs. The Lobby Bar is great for catching up with family and friends. Harry's Pub serves light fare and a variety of beers on tap and Stone's Throw Restaurant features steaks, chops and seafood dishes with fresh, regional ingredients. This National Zoo hotel offers the perfect combination of great service and amenities.

For reservations, please visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/wasdt-washington-marriott-wardman-park/ or call 1-800-228-9290 in the U.S. or Canada.

About Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Among the most sophisticated hotels, Washington Marriott Wardman Park rises above the rest. With a blend of charm, modern elegance and a historic landmark setting, this northwest DC hotel's stunning guest rooms, extensive event space and impeccable service make it the perfect choice for business and leisure travelers. Situated on 16 garden acres, this Washington DC hotel near Embassy Row has hosted a long list of Presidents, dignitaries and VIPs. With 1,314 guest rooms including 125 VIP suites, plus an outdoor pool and sundeck, it's the perfect place for vacationers to enjoy their down time. Families will enjoy our close proximity to the National Zoo and other top area attractions. With 195,000 sq ft of event space and 95,000 sq ft of exhibit space, meeting and conference planners find a perfect venue for events of any size. Additionally, the comprehensive conference services and expert staff ensure that every event runs smoothly and flawlessly.

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    Kristie Prantil
    Washington Marriott Wardman Park
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