Marriott's are spread throughout the United States, as well as other countries. The hotels are well known for their comfortable stay, reasonable rates, and casual atmosphere. The capital city Baton Rouge is a port city big on industrial businesses. By being on the Mississippi River there are also casinos in the area, which can entertain guests staying at the Baton Rouge Marriott. The accommodations are located on Hilton Avenue. It is fifteen minutes from the airport, shopping, dining, and other attractions of the city.
The Baton Rouge Marriott has 300 rooms and suites. There are also four concierge levels in the hotel. Guests' rooms come with air conditioning, cable TV, alarm clocks, coffee makers, irons and ironing boards. There are also business amenities in the rooms such as data ports, telephone lines, and internet access. The Marriott is completely smoke free. The decor of the guests' rooms offers soft colored walls, multicolored curtains, and comfortable beds. Wood and cloth furniture is in the rooms.
The exterior of the hotel is typical of Marriott. It is a several story building, with brick, and a square architecture. The lobby is the most luxurious area of the hotel. The front desk is made from wood, with tile flooring, chandeliers, and complementary furniture. The walls are painted a brilliant white. Amenities at the hotel are business services with copy, fax, and secretarial offerings, ATM, turndown service, complimentary newspapers, and coffee in the lobby. A swimming pool is also at the hotel with a fitness center. Towels are supplied at the outdoor pool. There is also a whirlpool.
From the hotel recreation such as biking trails, jogging trails, and more can be reached. Golf days can also be set up through the hotel. There are numerous attractions in the city within walking or driving distance of the Marriott. The Blue Bayou Water Park, Louisiana Art and Science Museum, Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, and Old State Capitol Building are just some highlights. A shopping mall and outlet area exist for those looking to have a little fun shopping. There are some restaurants in the hotel as well as some near the Marriott.
At the Baton Rouge Marriot is the Cafe Acadian. The cuisine is Cajun and Creole. They are open for all three meals and have a casual atmosphere. The Lobby Bar is Creole cuisine. Since it is a bar there are cocktails served from the afternoon to late evening. The dress code is casual, and dinner is available.
For those seeking other cuisine there is the Albasha Greek and Lebanese Restaurant. It is .1 miles from the hotel. There is an indoor fountain for casual ambience. They are open for lunch and dinner. Hooters, Jason's Deli, and Mansurs on the Boulevard are a few other locations near the hotel.
Marriott has a rewards program which can be used at the Baton Rouge location. The rewards program allows travelers staying at Marriott hotels to find a number of discounts even during the height of the season in Louisiana.