Even though summer is over and the kids are back in school, the Houston Marriott at the Texas Medical Center has just what the doctor ordered for families looking to have a little fun while saving some cash over a weekend.
Parents can find deluxe accommodations starting at $144 per night
with the Houston Medical Center hotel’s Children’s Museum package. The
deal, which must be booked stat, includes two admission tickets to the
Children’s Museum of Houston plus a healthy complimentary breakfast for
two. Free transportation to the museum will save parents the frustration
of trying to find and having to pay for parking while giving kids more
time to explore.
Guests can spend an entire day checking out 90,000 square feet of
interactive exhibits geared for youths but also fun for the young at
heart. Whether kids (or adults) climb the 35-foot tall PowerTower, go on
a quest to save cyberspace from an evil hacker or explore the wet and
wild world of hydropower, there will surely be learning going on in each
of the 14 galleries. A special TotSpot catering to kids 35 months and
under features tons of mirrors, knobs, switches and door bells designed
to hold the attention and interest of all little ones. The museum also
features the Fresh Café, serving nutritious treats, fresh salads,
preservative-free breads and vegetarian options at prices that won’t
give parents a serious heart attack. An onsite gift shop sports
educational toys and games for under $10.
Explorers can then rest their tired feet and challenged brains at the Medical Center Marriott,
one of the recently renovated hotels in Houston, TX. Parents will enjoy
the casual elegance that awaits them once they step foot into one of
373 rooms featuring luxurious bedding, down comforters and custom
duvets. And, because the facility is one of a few pet-friendly hotels
near Reliant Stadium, families can bring their beloved Fido along with
them for the weekend getaway. The excitement of other amenities such as
wireless high-speed Internet, complimentary coffee, mini-refrigerators
and irons and ironing boards will surely raise guests’ pulses in a
After a solid night’s slumber, Mom, Dad and the kids can grab an affordable healthy meal when taking advantage of the Houston hotel deal’s
complimentary breakfast for two at Driscoll’s. The casual, onsite
restaurant features regionally inspired cuisine that is made to order.
Mouthwatering menu items that will tempt any palate include grilled
breakfast burritos, steak and eggs, Texas hash and a Southwest scrambled
The Children’s Museum package is only available Thursday through Sunday through Oct. 31, so folks should book now using promotional code EB5.