10 Best Hotels for Experiencing MLB in 2016
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Baseball season is nearly here, and that means Major League Baseball fans are set to hit the road with their favorite teams.
Heading to a game?
Here are 10 of the best hotels for taking in an MLB game this coming season.
Where: Boston, Massachusetts
Nearest Ballpark: Fenway Park
Home Team: Boston Red Sox
The most coveted room inside Boston's Hotel Commonwealth — otherwise known as the official hotel of the Boston Red Sox — is the Fenway Executive Suite. The 700-square-foot corner suite offers a direct view of historic Fenway Park and features a walk-out balcony.
What's more, the hotel offers multiple baseball-related packages, including the Ultimate "Bucket List" Baseball package that includes front row dugout section tickets, a pregame tour of the park and a signed baseball, among other perks.
Where: Baltimore, Maryland
Nearest Ballpark: Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Home Team: Baltimore Orioles
The Hilton Baltimore is the ideal hotel for anyone interested in a unique baseball viewing experience in Charm City.
Overlooking one of the top ballparks in the majors, the four-star hotel offers guestrooms, suites and executive rooms boasting views of Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club
Where: St. Petersburg, Florida
Nearest Ballpark: Tropicana Field
Home Team: Tampa Bay Rays
Located just minutes from Tropicana Field, where the Tampa Bay Rays, The Vinoy Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club offers not only a luxurious stay, but an excellent baseball offer.
The hotel's Grand Slam Baseball package includes overnight accommodations, transportation to and from the ballpark, a spectator survival kit and breakfast for two.
Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
Where: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nearest Ballpark: Citizens Bank Park
Home Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Philadelphia's only waterfront hotel, the Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing is just a short drive away from Citizens Bank Park and offers a Fantastic Fan package that includes accommodations, parking and breakfast to fuel your trip to the ballpark.
Glenn Hotel, Autograph Collection
Where: Atlanta, Georgia
Nearest Ballpark: Turner Field
Home Team: Atlanta Braves
Situated roughly two miles north of Atlanta's Turner Field, home of the Braves, Glenn Hotel — a member of Marriott's Autograph Collection — boasts several amenities that baseball fans are sure to appreciate, including an on-site restaurant and a welcoming libation upon arrival.
Fans can also save 20 percent when they book their weekend stay at Atlanta's original boutique hotel in advance.
Where: New York, New York
Nearest Ballpark: Yankee Stadium
Home Team: New York Yankees
This new boutique hotel is located not far from Yankee Stadium on the opposite side of the Harlem River, meaning fans shouldn't have too much trouble getting to the ballpark.
Guests who book direct will also receive complimentary breakfast and Wi-Fi.
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Where: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Nearest Ballpark: PNC Park
Home Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Even if you can't score a ticket to a Pittsburgh Pirates game at PNC Park, you'll have the opportunity to watch from a distance for free inside your room at the Fairmont Pittsburgh.
Located on the opposite side of the Allegheny River, this four-star hotel offers immense luxury, and perhaps more importantly, gorgeous views of one of the best ballparks in America.
Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark
Where: St. Louis, Missouri
Nearest Ballpark: Busch Stadium
Home Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Much like the Hilton Baltimore and Fairmont Pittsburgh, the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark allows guests to take in the ball game without even having to leave their room.
Stunning views of Busch Stadium are available in select guestrooms, suites and executive rooms and guests can sweeten their stay by booking a St. Louis Cardinal package that includes accommodations, tickets to a game and a baseball souvenir.
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites
Where: Los Angeles, California
Nearest Ballpark: Dodger Stadium
Home Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites not only puts guests in the center of the action in the City of Angels, but also just a short distance from Dodger Stadium.
The four-star hotel boasts a heated outdoor pool, a fitness studio and in-room spa services to help you recharge during those doubleheaders.
Where: Chicago, Illinois
Nearest Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Home Team: Chicago Cubs
Baseball fans passing through the Windy City will want to book the Save Ferris package at Chicago's Hotel Lincoln.
Based on the 1986 film "Ferris Bueller's Day Off," the package includes two tickets to a Chicago Cubs game as well as a pair of tickets to the Art Institute of Chicago and Skydeck Chicago. Guests will also receive a copy of the movie on Blu-Ray DVD.
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