SOURCE: Marriott International
VIENNA, AUSTRIA--(Marketwire - Feb 27, 2013) - It's a well-known fact that most of the United States grounds to a halt on Super Bowl Sunday. With lavish spreads of food, drink, snacks, and rabid fans, the American Super Bowl party is the stuff of legend. However, with American football's growing popularity internationally, American-style Super Bowl parties are popping up all around the world. The downtown Vienna Marriott Hotel was proud to host one such party on 3 February, 2013 -- which just happened to be the biggest.
The largest Super Bowl party in Europe welcomed over 1,300 guests (including many Americans) to the Vienna Marriott to watch the San Francisco 49ers take on the Baltimore Ravens. The all-you-can-eat festivities featured typical American Food across three food and drink buffets -- over 4,000 burgers and hot dogs, as well as Chili con Carne.
The game itself was broadcast on state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment including 3 XXL screens, 4 XL screens, 12 LED Flat Screens, and 25 monitors throughout the hotel's three restaurants: Parkring, the Garten Café, and Champions -- a popular Vienna sports bar.
The Vienna Marriott Hotel is located in Vienna's city center, close to St. Stephen's Cathedral and the Vienna State Opera. Other nearby local attractions include Schönbrunn Palace, Belvedere Palace, Mozarthaus, Spanish Riding School, the Vienna Zoo, Prater & Giant Ferris Wheel, and the Naturhistorisches Museum (Museum of Natural History).
Also near the Vienna train station, this Austria, Vienna hotel offers an indoor pool, three popular restaurants, an on-site fitness center, and spacious guest rooms with luxurious bedding. To book reservations at this exceptional property, guests are invited to visit http://www.marriott.com/reservation/availability, or call the property directly at 43-1-515180.
The 2013 Super Bowl celebration was the 21st at the Vienna Marriott Hotel, and the 10th in a row at the property. Happy to be a home away from home for American guests, this downtown Vienna hotel prides itself on creating comfortable stays and lasting memories.
About the Vienna Marriott Hotel
Located at the heart of Vienna's City Center, the Vienna Marriott Hotel offers guests value, convenience, and memorable stays. Featuring the Parkring Restaurant, Garten Café, and popular Vienna sports bar Champions, the Vienna Austria hotel offers palate pleasers to suit every taste. With a 24-hour fitness center and 11 meeting rooms with a combined 12,508 sq. ft. of meeting space, the Vienna Marriott is a wise choice for business or pleasure.