JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When taxed with finding all-suite accommodations during a trip to the TaxSlayer Bowl, college football fanatics won't have to search far thanks to Residence Inn Jacksonville Baymeadows.
Less than 12 miles from EverBank Field, home of the 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl, this Jacksonville extended-stay hotel will provide home-field advantage to hundreds of alumni and students while also sheltering them from the hustle and bustle of downtown.
Set for noon on Jan. 2, 2016, the TaxSlayer Bowl will pit the Georgia Bulldogs from the Southeastern Conference (SEC) against the Penn State Nittany Lions from the Big Ten Conference (B1G). The game is scheduled to be broadcast live on ESPN. Formerly called The Gator Bowl, this will be the 71st matchup between teams in the historic Jacksonville bowl game.
Before and after the big game, Residence Inn guests will enjoy all-suite accommodations where they can spread out in style. Suites feature fully equipped kitchens with stovetops, refrigerators and cooking utensils. During downtime, visitors can connect to complimentary wireless Internet access and watch other football games or movies on flat-panel TVs with premium cable channels including ESPN and HBO. When it's time to rest after one of the country's most exciting college bowl games, travelers can sink into cozy bedding with plush comforters, luxurious linens and plenty of fluffy pillows.
For breakfast, football fans can whip up a meal in their convenient kitchens or head to the lobby to enjoy a free buffet that features fresh fruit, warm and cold cereals, scrambled eggs, Belgian waffles, oatmeal, parfaits, breads and beverages including freshly brewed coffee and juice.
Positioned in a prime part of the city, the hotel is also close to the area's best shopping, dining and attractions including the World Golf Hall of Fame, Jacksonville Zoo and Latitude 360. Beautiful Florida beaches are also just a short drive away.
About Residence Inn Jacksonville Baymeadows
Residence Inn Jacksonville Baymeadows at 8365 Dix Ellis Trail in Jacksonville, FL is near Naval Air Station Jacksonville (NAS), EverBank Field and Jacksonville beaches. The hotel features 2 floors with 112 suites and 2 meeting rooms totaling 819 square feet. Guests enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and a breakfast buffet and have access to a state-of-the-art fitness center, outdoor swimming pool and Sport Court. For information, visit www.JacksonvilleResidenceInn.com or call 1-904-733-8088.
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