RLHC Converts Hotel in Eugene, Oregon

RLHC Converts Hotel in Eugene, Oregon

Opening of Red Lion Inn & Suites Eugene Marks Reentry Into Important Market

SPOKANE, Wash. - March 25, 2015 // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // - RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) (NYSE:RLH) announced today the company has reentered the market in Eugene, Oregon, following the conversion of a hotel there. The Red Lion Inn & Suites Eugene converted to the brand overnight.

"The Red Lion name has held such a prominent place in Eugene for half a century," said Lal Sidhu of US Hotel, LLC., who signed a franchise license agreement with RLHC earlier this month. "We think the brand will play well for our location." The owners will invest substantially in the guest rooms and the fitness center at the hotel. Sidhu also announced AA Hotel Management Co. will manage the property.

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Eugene, 599 E Broadway, offers complimentary breakfast, a fitness center, a business center, Wi-Fi and guest laundry. The hotel is located just one major block from the main entrance to the University of Oregon. Eugene is known for its outdoor adventure activities, the Eugene Ale Trail, which guests can run, bike or hike, and the South Willamette Valley Wine Tour.

"Eugene has been an important market for Red Lion and we are looking forward to working with these owners to provide a great stay for our guests," said RLHC Chief Franchise Officer Brian Quinn.

RLHC officials have said the company plans to grow to 100 hotels in 100 weeks. The company currently has 56 hotels, 38 of which are franchised.

About RLHC

Red Lion Hotels Corporation is a hospitality company primarily engaged in the franchising, management and ownership of midscale and upscale hotels. Established in 1959, the company has more than 50 hotels system wide and also owns and operates an entertainment and event ticket distribution business. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.redlion.com.

Social Media

www.Facebook.com/RedLionHotels
www.Twitter.com/RedLionHotels
www.Instagram.com/RedLionHotels
www.LinkedIn.com/company/red-lion-hotels

SOURCE Red Lion Hotels Corporation

Contact:

Pam Scott
VP, Corporate Communications
D: 509-777-6393
C: 509-570-4610
Pam.Scott@redlion.com

News Provided by Acquire Media

###

Comments:

comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »


News By Industry »


Featured Opportunities

Shakeaway
ShakeAway is a unique global company with stores popping up all over the world! Get involved in this fun, fast growing and profitable franchise now...
Fantastic Sams
Fantastic Sams® is one of the most recognized brands in the hair care industry with nearly 1,200 full-service salons in North America and 40 years...
Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom
Do you love Old Chicago? Are you an experienced entrepreneur trying to find your next success story? Then you’re in the right place.
Oxi Fresh
OXI FRESH is a GREEN Carpet Cleaning Franchise and one of Entrepreneur's "101 Best Franchises to Run From Home." Excellent recurring...
Dunkin' Donuts
Dunkin' Donuts Is Now Expanding! Find out about our franchise investment opportunities.
Share This Page

Subscribe to Franchising Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2018.
All Rights Reserved.