Explore The Mystic Aquarium And Historic Mystic Seaport With The Explore Ashore Package At The Mystic Marriott Hotel And Spa

    As you plan your summer getaway think sunshine along the shores in Mystic, Connecticut, where you'll enjoy a fun time while vacationing at the AAA Four-Diamond Mystic Marriott Hotel And Spa. Among their current packages is a two night special designed for families to experience the area’s most prominent attractions. Mystic Aquarium trainers, Josh Davis and Tracy Camp shared a photo of them joining Farouk Rajab, General Manager at the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa to meet with two of the aquariums African Penguins on the Mystic Seaport's carriage to kick off the hotel's Explore Ashore Package. These are some of the fun adventures your family will enjoy with this summer packages. 

    In the mornings stop in for the Marriott’s delicious breakfast buffet before taking advantage of the four tickets included in the Explore Ashore Package for both the exciting Mystic Aquarium and historic Mystic Seaport. Families can also use their four tickets to see Spongebob Squarepants 4-D: The Great Jelly Rescue at the Mystic Aquarium. This is a wildly hilarious seven minute 3-D movie experience, complete with motion simulators and special effects.

    Return to the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa, located in Groton, which has 285 rooms, including five luxurious suites, and unwind around the indoor pool or work out in the fitness center. For those who prefer to be pampered visit the the Red Door Spa by Elizabeth Arden, which is also ideal for a girls’ getaway weekend.

    As for dining you can sample culinary selections at the award-winning Octagon restaurant. If you're enjoying a parents time away from the children hang out with friends and family in the bar and lounge, or visit Starbuck's for a fresh cup of coffee. Later, enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride through the recreated 19th century village at Mystic Seaport that gives you an authentic look into the past.

    The Mystic Marriott Hotel And Spa also has professional staff who can help you plan social events, and weddings. Or, they can plan your next business meeting or conference within their 20,297 square feet of flexible event space, which includes a 10,320 square foot Grand Ballroom.

    By Melody Schubert

    Getting There:

    To learn about this and other packages available, or to speak to their professional staff about planning an event at the Mystic Marriott Hotel and Spa visit http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/gonmm-mystic-marriott-hotel-and-spa/.

    Admission includes both the Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium, and to check current prices and discounts available visit their website.   

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