Press Release – November 10, 2010
Mt. Hood Resorts
THE RESORT AT THE MOUNTAIN RECEIVES SECOND CONSECUTIVE
SMART MEETINGS’ PLATINUM CHOICE AWARD
Mt. Hood meetings destination earns coveted recognition for
facilities, ambience & services
WELCHES (Mt. Hood), Ore. – (November 10, 2010) – The Resort at The Mountain (The Resort), a premier meetings, golf, spa and ski destination located on the western slope of Mt. Hood, has once again received Smart Meetings magazine’s 2010 Platinum Choice Award. The award recognizes excellence in service and amenities among meeting facilities in Western U.S., Canada and Mexico.
“To be named a Platinum Choice Award winner for the second year in a row is very gratifying,” said Frank Casarez, general manager of The Resort. “When planners recognize our consistent guest service, commitment of team members, amenities and overall value, it further distinguishes The Resort from the competition.”
Smart Meetings‘ 2010 Platinum Choice Award winners must meet strict industry standards for overall guest experience, including ambience, amenities, facility quality, guest services, meeting space, restaurant and dining facilities, staff attitude, technical support and recreational activities. Winners are voted by readers over a two-month period, with additional input provided by the publication’s editors and industry experts. Only 100 winners are chosen from thousands of qualified properties.
The Resort and its fellow honorees will be featured in the December issue of the magazine, both in print and on the magazine’s website.
For more information about The Resort at The Mountain visit http://www.TheResort.com or call (503) 622-3101.
About The Resort at The Mountain
The Resort at The Mountain is located at 68010 E. Fairway Avenue in Welches, Ore., at the western base of Mt. Hood. The Resort has something for everyone with activities including golf, spa, skiing, fly fishing, croquet and tennis, along with 18,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space. In 2009, The Resort completed a $14 million renovation and expansion to offer high-end accommodations and public areas that are ideal for both corporate meetings and leisure travelers. The Resort is a member of Stash Hotel Rewards™, a point-based rewards program that allows guests at independent hotels to quickly earn free stays at participating properties. For reservations, call toll-free (877) 439-6774. Contact The Resort at The Mountain directly at (503) 622-3101 or visit http://www.TheResort.com.
About Coastal Hotel Group
Coastal Hotel Group is a privately held, Seattle-based hotel hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns, and lodges. Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler. Coastal Hotel Group is a founding member of Stash Hotel Rewards™, a point-based program that allows guests at independent hotels across the country to quickly earn free nights at any participating property. For more information about Coastal Hotel Group, visit http://www.CoastalHotels.com.