The hotel gym in Courtyard by Marriott Brownsville has an Okay GymFactor. This Brownsville hotel is located in the Rio Grande Valley, within a 10-minute drive of the Gladys Porter Zoo. The hotel offers an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and a restaurant. Courtyard by Marriott Brownsville features cable TV and a coffee maker in every guest room. Rooms also provide a work desk and ironing facilities. Guests can use the gym with cardiovascular equipment or the patio with barbecues. Free on-site parking and a 24-hour front desk are also available. The Courtyard Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner. The hotel also offers a lounge. South Padres Island is within a 45-minute drive of the Courtyard In Brownsville. The University of Texas at Brownsville is about 6 miles away.