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Plus Explore Holiday Events Near Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley

RALEIGH, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 12/21/12 -- If you're still making your list and checking it twice -- or even thrice -- the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley is giving you some much-needed holiday relief. With the Shopping Spree package available at this Raleigh airport hotel, you'll get everything you need to wrap up your last-minute shopping and enjoy some downtime before you head back home to celebrate with friends and family.

Exclusive to this hotel in Raleigh, NC, this budget-friendly package includes rates as low as $139 a night, a $25 gift card for nearby Crabtree Valley Mall, breakfast buffet for two at Crabtree Grill and wireless Internet access.

At the Crabtree Valley Mall, you'll find something for everyone on your list, from toddlers and teens to moms and dads. Shop big-name stores including Apple, Baby Gap, Barnes & Noble, Brooks Brothers, Coach, Foot Locker, H&M, J. Crew, Macy's and Sephora. To book your Shopping Spree in Raleigh package, available through December 30, 2012, visit www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/rdunc-raleigh-marriott-crabtree-valley/, or call 1-800-228-9290 in the US; be sure to enter/ask for promotional code SHO.

During your stay at this Raleigh, NC hotel, you'll have the opportunity to check out Raleigh's most popular holiday events including:

AT&T Winterfest: Skate outdoors on a natural ice rink in City Plaza. Daily through January 26, 2013. Admission, including skate rental, is $8 for both kids and adults.

Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours' Holiday Tours: Explore the city's best restaurants and food shops with this behind-the-scenes tour, which includes samplings and the chance to meet with chefs and artisans. Through December 30, 2012.

Wendell Wonderland: Historic downtown Wendell lights up every day with holiday cheer, food vendors, music, trees, lights and wreaths. Through December 31, 2012.

For more on these events and other holiday happenings in the Raleigh area, visit www.visitraleigh.com/events/holiday-events/.

After a full day of shopping, head back to this hotel's Raleigh sports bar, Quinn's, where you'll find familiar fare and some new twists on old favorites, plus an extensive drink menu.

About the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley
Modern amenities, contemporary style and flexible spaces come together at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley, just minutes from the best shopping, top business parks and downtown. A smart choice for business travel, this Raleigh hotel offers free shuttle service to Raleigh-Durham International Airport and a location close to the Amtrak station. Its flexible lobby space offers everything you need to meet, eat and mingle including free Wi-Fi and comfortable seating areas. If your meeting requires a more formal setting, this hotel features 10,350 sq. ft. of event space with nine meeting rooms and a Grand Ballroom with capacity for 500 guests. When you're not on the clock, grab a drink and casual meal at Quinn's Sports Bar. For an award-winning menu of contemporary American fare, try the Crabtree Grill. You'll feel well-rested and relaxed after a night in your guestroom, featuring 300-thread-count linens, a spacious work area, 32-inch flat-screen cable HDTV and Internet access. For an upgraded stay, book a suite or a concierge-level room with access to the private lounge. There are plenty of options for entertainment nearby including shopping at Crabtree Valley Mall, major concerts at PNC Arena and college sports at North Carolina State University. A fitness center and indoor/outdoor pool are great ways to start or end your day.

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