Celebrate Gay Pride 2007 in June with the Pride Vacation Package from the Washington Marriott in DC

June 03, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Washington, D.C. (PRLEAP) June 3, 2007 - The recently renovated Washington Marriott, located in Washington, DC’s fashionable West End district at the crossroads of Foggy Bottom, Dupont Circle and historic Georgetown, is celebrating diversity, gay pride, and the LGBT community by offering the “Pride” package throughout the month of June. Ideal for locals looking to house their guests and visitors driving in for weekend vacations alike, the “Pride” package is available from June 1 – June 30, 2007, is priced at $209 per room, per night and includes:

• Deluxe accommodations for two
• Daily breakfast for two in the Atrium restaurant
• Two signature drink coupons in the Court Lounge
• Free overnight parking
• In addition, $5 per stay will be donated to the Whitman Walker Clinic, (www.wwc.org).

All the guest rooms feature Marriott’s Revive® bedding with plusher mattresses, softer linens and more pillows and come equipped with a 32-inch LCD high-definition LG® television and Marriott’s newly premiered plug-in panel (www.plugintomarriott.com) that provides guests with multi-tasking abilities through versatile multimedia usage. For example, the screen can be split so guests can watch TV while checking e-mail or researching on the Internet from their own laptop. Or, they can relieve stress by playing video games while listening to their iPod or MP3 players at the same time. Guests can even plug-in their digital cameras and personal DVD players to preview photos. Other in-room amenities include Bath & Body Works® Energizing Aromatherapy products, coffee maker, iron with ironing board, and HDTV offering 64 television channels.

The Washington Marriott is situated at 1221 22nd Street, Northwest Washington, D.C., and is within walking distance of historic Georgetown, Dupont Circle and near the Foggy Bottom Metro station on the blue and orange lines and the Dupont Circle Metro on the red line. For more information or to make reservations, call the hotel directly at (202) 872-1500, or visit http://marriott.com/specials/mesOffer.mi?marrOfferId=166670&displayLink=true or www.marriottwashington.com.

About Whitman Walker Clinic
Whitman-Walker Clinic is a non-profit community-based health organization serving the Washington, D.C. metropolitan region. Established by and for the gay and lesbian community, the Clinic is comprised of diverse volunteers and staff who provide or facilitate the delivery of high quality, comprehensive, accessible health care and community services. Whitman-Walker Clinic is especially committed to ending the suffering of all those infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. (www.wwc.org)