The Ellis Hotel "Deck the Halls" In the Atlanta Nutcracker, White Christmas, Dinner and Savings

Released: September 29, 2010

ATLANTA, Ga. – Sept. 29, 2010 - The newest eco-friendly boutique hotel in downtown Atlanta, The Ellis Hotel, is offering holiday travelers rates starting at $99* per night Nov. 1 - Dec. 31, 2010*, while farm-to-table festive dinners are served at Terrace, providing a modern polish to heirloom recipes made with traditional, locally grown ingredients. Within walking distance of The Ellis Hotel is the Fox Theatre, where the White Christmas show awakens the spirit of the season and the classic Nutcracker is performing at the Atlanta Ballet. The Ellis Hotel allows visitors the option to relish with breakfast in bed and sip on savory holiday cocktails at The Lobby Bar.

The Ellis Hotel immediately surrounds guests with the holiday spirit with a hip Christmas Tree in the lobby, where nearby couples who are nestled under the mistletoe may sneak a special holiday smooch.

Holiday spirits of champagne and eggnog are sipped at Terrace, where people-watching along Peachtree Street is a holiday gift in itself. Executive Chef Thomas McKeown brings an uncommonly authentic perspective to his culinary approach at Terrace. Through its seasonal, farm-to-table menus, Terrace strives to raise awareness for a more sustainable food culture while working to reestablish a vibrant sense of community through food.

As a 1913 Atlanta landmark, formerly the site of the historic Winecoff Hotel, The Ellis Hotel is a member of the National Registry of Historic Places. Blending a legendary past with the plush comforts of tomorrow, The Ellis Hotel features 127 guest rooms, including 12 junior suites and an executive suite, all adorned with a palette of Georgia-inspired earth tones and sleek designs characteristic of boutique style yet comfy and functional.

All rooms of The Ellis Hotel include 32” LCD flat screens, plush king size beds with ostrich leather headboards and iPod docking stations and offer a personal honor bar stocked with a variety of treats ranging from Fairywood Thicket, locally-made preserves to KamaSutra Body Paint to Endangered Species Chocolates.

Awarded with the Silver level by the Green Seal Environmental Standard for Lodging Properties, The Ellis Hotel is one of only two hotel properties in the state of Georgia to earn this distinguished declaration of environmental awareness. Ranked in the top 13 Excellent Business Hotels Around the World by Better Business Travel and rated number one hotel in Atlanta by guests and as a top-five rated TripAdvisor property for more than a year.

To experience holiday rates of $99 per night and performances of the season nearby, call at The Ellis Hotel call (404) 602-0563, or visit and use ATLH as the booking code.

* Based on availability and not offered during special events.

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