We have secured a block of rooms (double and king) at a reduced rate of $109.00, plus 14.5% tax, per night at the newly built Courtyard by Marriott Hotel located at 1309 Maxwell Blvd. in Ruston, LA.  Phone number (318) 254-0067.

​The Group Codes are:

Haphapa:  King Bed  (shower only)
Haphapb:  Double Queen Beds  (tub/shower combo)

There are no suites in this hotel.

​The Harper Family Reunion block is set up for arrival on Thursday, July 27th and departing on Monday, July 31, 2017.  However, the hotel will honor the group rate if you plan to arrive one or two days before July 27th.  If you plan to arrive early, you will need to call the hotel directly to make your reservation at (318) 254-0067.  If you have any trouble making your reservations, please ask for the Sales Manager and mention the Harper Family Reunion or contact me at

Please note that there are special rates for Marriott Rewards Members; Triple AAA members; Government/Military members; and advance, non-refundable purchase rates on the Marriott website that may be lower than our group rate. (Please check the hotel website for details at  If you are certain of your plans to attend the reunion and of the dates you plan to stay and choose to take advantage of these special rates outside of the block, please feel free to do so.  Just contact Judy Harper Jackson at to let her know so that the hotel sales manager can be notified to count your reservation against our reserved block of rooms.

Please be aware that, according to the hotel website, the lower rate, advance purchase reservations are non-changeable and non-refundable for any reason if cancelled more than one (1) day after booking.  Also, please note that the special rate may only be for the first night and go to a higher rate on the remaining nights.

This hotel has all the modern amenities, including a bistro restaurant, evening bar, outdoor pool and fitness center.  It is also in close proximity to local restaurants, shopping centers, supermarkets and convenience stores, and each room is equipped with a microwave oven and mini-fridge.

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