Press Release – November 30, 2011
Mt. Hood Resorts
JOIN OREGON HOTELS TO HELP MAKE SPIRITS BRIGHT THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
Two premier properties display holiday trees with ornaments to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Oregon
PORTLAND, Ore. – (November 30, 2011) - Hotel Fifty and H5O bistro & bar in Portland, Ore., as well as its sister property The Resort at The Mountain in Welches, Ore., are pleased to announce the unveiling of their holiday trees decorated with ornaments to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Oregon and its 2011 Season of Wishes® campaign. The trees will be displayed in each of the hotel’s lobbies and in the downtown Ore. restaurant throughout the month of December.
Students from The Goddard School and Prune Hill Elementary, both in Camas, Wash., decorated the holiday ornaments, which are each available for a $5 donation to the Foundation. In addition to the ornament campaign, Hotel Fifty and The Resort are collecting cash donations for the Foundation at their front desks.
“It’s always rewarding to partner with such a great cause,” said Terry Hanley, general manager of Hotel Fifty. “This is our third year doing this campaign and we’re excited to welcome The Resort at The Mountain on board to see how our fundraising grows this year and in the years to come.”
Located directly across from Tom McCall Waterfront Park in the heart of downtown Portland, Hotel Fifty is conveniently close to multiple entertainment, shopping and recreation venues. Spacious and well-appointed guest rooms offer Simmons® Beautyrest BlackTM Beverly HillsTM plush memory foam beds wrapped in luxury linens, oversized walk-in showers with rainheads, Gilchrist & Soames bath amenities, 42″ wall-mounted flat screen TVs, complimentary hotel-wide Wi-Fi access, copy of USA Today and more. Its restaurant, H5O bistro & bar, was voted the Best Scenic View Restaurant two years in a row, as well as Best American Restaurant in Portland, by the OpenTable Diners’ Choice Awards.
The Resort at The Mountain is a nature-inspired golf, spa and year-round ski destination located on 243 acres, less than one hour east of Portland, Ore. In addition to the championship golf course and wellness-focused spa, The Resort offers many activities for guests including croquet, lawn bowling, 18-hole putting course, fitness center, tennis, volleyball, badminton, basketball hoop, mountain bikes and hiking and jogging trails.
For more information about Hotel Fifty, visit http://www.HotelFifty.com. For more information about H5O bistro & bar, visit http://www.h5obistro.com. For more information about The Resort at The Mountain, visit http://www.TheResort.com. For more information about the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Oregon, visithttp://orwish.org.
About Hotel Fifty
Hotel Fifty, located at 50 Southwest Morrison Street in downtown Portland, Ore., offers high-end accommodations for business and leisure travelers. Hotel Fifty is the gateway to the city, conveniently located across the Morrison Street Bridge and close to downtown businesses. Offering the best of both urban and scenic settings, Hotel Fifty is situated directly across the street from Tom McCall Waterfront Park, providing popular running path and relaxing waterfront views. Hotel Fifty is a member of Stash Hotel RewardsTM, 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) 237-6775. Contact Hotel Fifty directly at (503) 221-0711 or visit http://www.HotelFifty.com.
About The Resort at The Mountain
The Resort at The Mountain, recipient of Smart Meetings 2010 Platinum Choice Awards and 2011Elite Meetings Awards and winner of The Knot Best of Weddings 2011 Ceremony and Reception category, 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 RewardsTM, 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.