With a stay at Courtyard by Marriott Providence Downtown, you'll be centrally located in Providence, steps from Kennedy Plaza and Providence City Hall. This hotel is within close proximity of Rhode Island Convention Center and Bank of America Tower.
Make yourself at home in one of the 216 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming provides entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and complimentary newspapers, as well as multi-line phones with voice mail.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
DonÃât miss out on the many recreational opportunities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and dinner, or grab a snack at a coffee shop/café. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge, and parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
Professional School of Bartending has taught the art of cocktail creation to more than 10,000 bartenders since the school's inception in 1977. Inside the lounge-inspired training facility, instructors teach the necessary bartending skills ranging from exotic and traditional mixology to responsible customer service.
Graduates of the comprehensive program benefit from a lifetime job-placement-assistance program that has blossomed from a regional effort to a coast-to-coast hunt. Besides ensuring a smooth transition from graduation to career, the school has an open-door policy that leaves the light on for all graduates: former students can repeat any class free of charge helping them to revamp their mixology skills or recall how to skewer an olive without making it scream. Professional School of Bartending also streamlines local businesses' day-to-day operations by lending out its training methods and expertise through its consulting services.
At 14,000 square feet, the Bank of America City Center dwarfs the famed ice rink at New York City's Rockefeller Center and provides visitors with plenty of room to skate for hours. All winter long, the rink hosts public sessions as well as Learn to Skate classes for beginners and drop-in refresher classes for adults. Located in Kennedy Plaza, skaters can enjoy a day of gliding against a backdrop of Providence landmarks during open skate sessions, group skating and birthday parties. After graceful spins across the ice, guests can indulge in cocoa, coffee, and delicious eats from downtown Providence's nearby local haunts.
This specialized kitty and doggie depot is a one-stop shop for all pet needs, including standard toys and treats, and an impressive selection of unusual merchandise. The stocked shelves include more than 200 stylish collars (many for $19.99), lovely leads ($19.99), and decorative bowls for dogs and cats (starting at $10.99).
Part of one of the world's premiere institutions of higher learning, Continuing Studies at Brown gives adults the opportunity to further their studies and pursue their passions in small classes led by highly qualified teachers. Use your cranial knowledge sponge to soak up the fact flood flowing from courses such as Scripture in the First Century ($225) and The Secrets of Learning and Memory ($375). Learn about—and take part in—planetary preservation in Environmental Conservation in Rhode Island ($375), or explore the leg-breaking world of the stage with Beginning Playwriting: The Play, Your Voice, and Writing for Another Dimension ($400). Working with Online Social Networks ($262.50) can help you navigate the tangles of the web's most popular platforms for staying in touch, and German 1 ($400) can facilitate your communication with German-speakers and schnauzers. Enrollment in continuing studies at Brown also provides students with access to libraries, computers, and online course materials (a $10 fee applies each semester). Students are encouraged to register early in order to choose from the best selection of courses.