Baltimore Offers Special Packages During Hotel Week February 8-18

Money-Saving Packages Available for Valentine’s Day and Presidents Day Weekends

Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 2:30pm

BALTIMORE – January 24, 2013 – Did you give your wife a vacuum for Christmas? Can’t remember the last time you went out without the kids? Was your last vacation a trip to your in- laws? If so, it is time to book a getaway to Baltimore with special packages starting at $99 a night during the inaugural Baltimore Hotel Week February 8-18.

Take advantage of these great offers to treat your special someone to a romantic retreat for Valentine’s weekend or enjoy the long Presidents Day weekend exploring the sites in Baltimore. As an added bonus, visitors who book a minimum two-night stay will receive two free adult tickets to their choice of some of Baltimore’s top attractions including:

The Inner Harbor Duo, featuring the National Aquarium and the Maryland Science Center, including an IMAX film and the planetarium show

The Star-Spangled Banner Pass, featuring Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, the Maryland Historical Society, and the Star-Spangled Banner Flag House

The Legends & Legacies Experience Pass, featuring the Frederick Douglass – Isaac Myers Maritime Park, the National Great Blacks In Wax Museum and the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History & Culture

The Story and the Glory, featuring the American Visionary Art Museum and the Babe Ruth Birthplace

Packages include the following hotels and discounted rates:

Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel: Package includes overnight parking for one vehicle. One-night packages start at $99, two-night packages at $198.

Best Western Plus Hotel & Conference Center: Package includes free bottle of wine, free breakfast, free shuttle to downtown Baltimore, free parking, free Wi-Fi and free local calls. One- night package start at $100, two-night packages at $200.

Holiday Inn Baltimore – Inner Harbor: Package includes breakfast for two, welcome amenity and split of locally produced wine. One-night packages start at $101, two-night packages at $202.

Sheraton Baltimore City Center: Package includes breakfast for two and welcome drinks for two. One-night packages start at $119, two-night packages at $238.

 Tremont Suites Hotel: Package includes $20 food and beverage credit per night, complimentary valet parking, and complimentary Internet access. One-night packages start at $135, two-night packages at $270.

The Inn at Colonnade Baltimore – A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel: Package includes continental breakfast for two and overnight parking for one vehicle. One-night packages start at $149, two-night packages at $298.

The Admiral Fell Inn: Package includes a bottle of wine at check-in; $25 Harbor Magic Hotels gift card for a future stay; $25 dining or spa voucher; and fresh muffins, fruit and coffee. One- night packages start at $179, two-night packages at $358.

Hilton Baltimore: Package includes a daily buffet breakfast for two at the Hilton Baltimore’s Diamond Tavern Restaurant. One-night package start at $179, two-night packages at $358.

Hyatt Regency in Baltimore: Package includes breakfast for two at Bistro 300, self parking and in-room Wi-Fi. One-night packages start at $179, two-night packages at $358.

Inn at Henderson’s Wharf: Package includes a bottle of wine at check-in, overnight parking, $25 Harbor Magic Hotels gift card for a future stay, and continental breakfast for two. One-night packages start at $179, two-night packages at $388.

Days Inn Inner Harbor: Package includes breakfast for two and a bottle of champagne upon arrival. One-night packages start at $184, two-night packages at $368.

Monaco Baltimore, a Kimpton Hotel: Package includes overnight parking for one vehicle, morning coffee and tea service, hosted evening wine hour, and in-room Internet access. One night packages start at $188, two-night packages at $375.

Pier 5 Hotel: Package includes a bottle of wine at check-in, $25 Harbor Magic Hotels gift card for a future stay, and continental breakfast for two. One-night packages start at $199, two-night packages at $398.

Hotel Brexton: Package includes dinner for two at the Alizee Restaurant, a bottle of wine, continental breakfast for two and free Wi-Fi. One-night packages start at $226, two-night packages at $336.

Traveling to Baltimore by train? A special 30 percent off companion fare discount from Amtrak can further add to your savings. Visit http://baltimore.org/ today to book your package and learn more about other special offers.

Visit Baltimore – the official sales and marketing organization for Baltimore that generates economic benefits for stakeholders through the attraction of convention, group and leisure visitors. For more information, visit http://baltimore.org.

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Sara Warfield, 410-659-7071, swarfield@baltimore.org