Experience Boston This Fall at The Fairmont Copley Plaza
September 21, 2011
Boston, Massachusetts September 21, 2011 –
From colorful foliage to crisp temperatures, fall is among the best times to experience Boston. The Fairmont Copley Plaza, located in historic Back Bay, is at the heart of the city and offers its guests a number of ways to make the most of their visit.
For those interested in presidential history, The Fairmont Copley Plaza offers a JFK Experience Package for hotel guests. The museum’s newest exhibit, In Her Voice: Jacqueline Kennedy, The White House Years debuted September 14. Sealed for 47 years and recently published is a series of wide-ranging conversations with historian Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., in which Mrs. Kennedy reveals her thoughts and impressions on topics spanning John F. Kennedy's early campaigns to the Cuban Missile Crisis, her impressions of world leaders and events, her role as First Lady, and her life as a wife and mother living inside the White House. The permanent museum collection features JFK’s fascinating life and his launch to the White House with JFK speaking for himself on film, video, and sound recordings from the Library’s audio-visual collections. This package includes overnight accommodation and two tickets to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum. This package is available through December 31, 2011, and rates starting at $209 per night.
The start of fall means the start of a new school year. With more than 60 colleges and universities in the Greater Boston area, the city is a key location on the college visit circuit. The Fairmont Copley Plaza is in a central location to reach any Boston college or university such as Boston College, MIT, Harvard University, and Emerson College. College Visit Package includes overnight accommodation in a double guestroom, a map of the area highlighting colleges, and a consultation with the hotel’s award winning Concierge staff to help orchestrate your visit. This package is available year round, and rates starting at $269 per night.
For those who like to get a jump on holiday shopping Faneuil Hall Marketplace Shop and Save Package is perfect. Faneuil Hall Marketplace consists of over 125 shops and restaurants within three beautifully restored 19th century buildings, including Quincy Market. Walk along the historic cobblestone streets, witness the street performers, and explore the unique boutiques that make Faneuil Hall Marketplace a festive and special attraction in Boston. This package includes overnight accommodations and a VIP Welcome Packet full of special incentives, discounts, offers and interactive experiences with the Faneuil Hall Marketplace merchants. This package is available through December 31, 2011, and rates start at $269 per night.
Boston is a city with a rich history. The Freedom Trail is a 2.5-mile red brick line that can take guests into the past on the same path as the Patriots in the Revolutionary War. The trail features 16 historic sites from the Boston Common to the Old North Church to the USS Constitution to the State House, each of which all depicts the Patriots’ struggle for freedom and liberty. The Fairmont Copley Plaza offers the Freedom Trail Discovery Package, which includes one night in a Fairmont room, two passes to the Walk Into History tour with an 18th century costumed guide, two tickets to the three Freedom Trail historic museums (Old South Meeting House, Old State House, Paul Revere House), and a copy of The Freedom Trail: An Artist’s View. This package is available through December 31, 2011, and rates starting at $289 per night.
Guests may upgrade to Fairmont Gold, the brand’s exclusive luxury lifestyle experience for an additional $100 per night. All packages are based upon availability and exclusive of tax and gratuity. For reservations or more information, please call (800) 441-1414 or visit www.fairmont.com/copleyplaza.