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Courtyard Cleveland Independence Shows Off Its New Guest Rooms After Major Renovation

Innovative design and flexible spaces at the Independence, Ohio, hotel tailor to the needs of today's travelers

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Courtyard Cleveland Independence has completed a major renovation of its guest rooms to offer even more comfort with a sophisticated style.

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Featuring Courtyard's latest contemporary CYnergy package room design as well as an innovative lobby space, this hotel near Progressive Field provides flexibility and choices that allow guests to optimize and elevate their travel experiences.

Courtyard constantly researches trends and evolves to meet the changing needs of its guests. The latest room design offers hybrid zones for working, sleeping, relaxing and getting ready. Indirect lighting and a neutral, tone-on-tone color palette make for a soothing and calm environment.

"From day one, Courtyard has prided itself as a brand that listens to business travelers," said Janis Milham, senior vice president of modern essentials and extended-stay brands. "Today's technology has changed how people travel. Our guests want a room that has purpose and flexibility that enables a seamless transition between relaxing and working. Courtyard is designed to offer them a relaxing and functional space to work the way they want to, when they want to."

The new room design at this Independence, Ohio, hotel is intuitive and thoughtful and offers flexible yet comfortable spaces that enable technology. Upon arrival, guests can store bags on the luggage drop and plug personal devices into the tech drop ledge for seamless technology integration.

Signature furniture and architectural elements replace traditional art in the new guestrooms at this hotel in Independence, Ohio. The lounge-around sofa offers a pop of color and comfortable area for relaxing or working.

The hotel also offers the Refreshing Business lobby environment where guests can enjoy an open and bright area outside of their rooms. Along with media pods, complimentary Wi-Fi and a variety of seating zones, the redefined space is ideal for everything from pop-up meetings to social gatherings. The lobby also features The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect., offering flexible seating, easy access to food and healthy menu options for breakfast. Light evening fare, including snacks, cocktails, wine and beer, also are available to help guests unwind.

Throughout the Independence, Ohio, hotel, guests can connect with ample electrical outlets. The business library features several computers along with a printer. Separate computers in a boarding pass area are dedicated solely to printing airline passes and checking flight statuses.

About the Courtyard Cleveland Independence

The Courtyard Cleveland Independence at 5051 W. Creek Road in Independence, Ohio, is near Cleveland, Akron and a number of attractions including Progressive Field. The hotel features 146 rooms and eight suites on five floors along with three meeting rooms with 1,584 square feet of flexible event space. A new lobby, The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect., an indoor pool, fitness center, whirlpool and guest laundry area are among other amenities at the Independence, Ohio, hotel. For information, visit www.marriott.com/CLECI or call 1-216-901-9988. 

About Courtyard by Marriott

Courtyard by Marriott offers a refreshing environment that helps guests stay connected, productive and balanced. Intuitive services and design accommodate guests' needs for choice and control. With more than 900 locations in 38 countries and territories, Courtyard hotels participate in the award-winning Marriott Rewards frequent travel program that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. For more information or reservations, contact the Courtyard Cleveland Independence directly at 216-901-9988, call the Courtyard toll-free number at 800-321-2211, visit www.courtyard.com, become a fan at www.facebook.com/courtyard or follow Courtyard at www.twitter.com/courtyardhotels.

Visit Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) for company information. For more information or reservations, please visit our website at www.marriott.com, and for the latest company newsvisit www.marriottnewscenter.com.

Media Contact: Katie Starek, Courtyard Cleveland Independence, 1-216-901-9988, [email protected]

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