BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Curator Hotel & Resort Collection (“Curator”) kicks off the new year by welcoming six new members to its growing portfolio of independent hotels and resorts. Spanning California, Vermont, Colorado and Hawaii, these destinations offer unique experiences with nature as a backdrop, allowing guests to align body, mind, and spirit.
“We are excited to kick-start the new year by welcoming these members to our growing portfolio of more than 85 hotels and resorts,” said Jennifer Barnwell, President of Curator Hotel & Resort Collection. “The addition of these hotels, along with our first member of the dining experience, the Napa Valley Wine Train, is a testament to our offering. We are proud to have these members in our collection, as they all offer travelers experiences that shape to the new age of travel.”
Curator continues a hugely successful year by representing more than just hotels and resorts. With the addition of the Napa Valley Wine Train, the collection creates a space for all the hospitality professionals who have a distinctive and unique offering that travelers crave.
“As one of the founders of Curator with eighteen properties in the collection, we have experienced firsthand the incredible value and many benefits it offers to independents,” said Jake Donoghue, CEO of Noble House Hotels & Resorts. “We are excited to add The Napa Valley Wine Train to Curator so that it can also take advantage of best-in-class technology and services, as well as the ability to leverage Curator’s supplier expertise and bargaining power.”
The newest members of Curator Hotel & Resort Collection are:
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa (La Jolla, California) – Solo travelers, couples, and friends looking for an escape to reconnect will love Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa. This hacienda-style resort is located between the coastal villages of La Jolla and Del Mar in San Diego. It features 10 acres of beautiful green gardens, tranquil courtyards, warm fireplaces and world-class amenities. Guests can also experience the flavors of the West Coast at the hotel’s dining options, from breakfast delights at Greenfinch Restaurant & Bar to coastal-inspired fare at Mustangs & Burros. Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is managed by Noble House Hotels & Resorts.
Gateway Canyons Resort (Gateway, Colorado) – The Gateway Canyons Resort in Colorado brings together luxury and adventure travel. With breathtaking views of the high-altitude desert landscape, Gateway Canyons is located in the heart of red rock country, where endless outdoor adventures such as off-roading, horseback riding, and mountain biking await travelers. The resort is managed by Noble House Hotels & Resorts.
Napa Valley Wine Train (Napa, California) – Travelers are invited to sip, indulge, and enjoy an elegant 36-mile train journey through California’s Wine Country. This vintage wine train has been running since 1864 and offers everything from gourmet meals to tours with stunning views of Napa Valley; there are even hidden gems that aren’t on traditional maps. Napa Valley Wine Train is operated by Noble House Hotels & Resorts and also offers hotel and train packages for travelers looking to extend their stay.
Maui Beach Hotel (Kahului, Hawaii) – Experience the beauty of Maui on the shores of Kahului Bay at the Maui Beach Hotel. The hotel is located in the heart of Maui, just five minutes from the Kahului Airport. It gives travelers access to top attractions, including Iao Valley, Wailuku, and the infamous Road to Hana. Travelers who choose Maui Beach Hotel are in for an unparalleled and rejuvenating cultural experience. Springboard Hospitality Group operates Maui Beach Hotel.
Villa Florence (San Francisco, California) – Welcoming travelers since 1908, Villa Florence is urban elegance nestled in the heart of San Francisco’s sights and sounds. Attractions such as Union Square, The Embarcadero, Chinatown and Museum of Modern Art are within walking distance of the hotel – perfect for travelers looking to explore a new destination. Spire Hospitality manages Villa Florence.
Topnotch Resort (Stowe, Vermont) – Travelers seeking an ‘off the grid’ escape will love the Topnotch Resort’s exclusive location, nestled in the Green Mountains of New England. This luxury resort and spa offers suites, resort homes, a Topnotch Tennis Academy, custom spa treatments and a casual dining experience that encourages guests to create memories together. Nature lovers will also enjoy the great outdoors with activities such as trout fishing in the Lamoille River or a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the Vermont countryside. Spire Hospitality manages the Resort.
For more information about Curator Hotel & Resort Collection, visit www.CuratorHotelsandResorts.com.
About Curator Hotel & Resort Collection
Curator Hotel & Resort Collection is a distinct collection of hand-selected small-brand and independent lifestyle hotels and resorts founded by Pebblebrook Hotel Trust and a group of leading hotel operators. Curator provides lifestyle hotels with the platform to come together and leverage cost-effective deals, new products, services and technologies, and benchmarking reports, while giving their members the freedom to preserve what makes their hotels unique. In addition to Pebblebrook, Curator’s founding members include Davidson Hospitality Group, Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Provenance, Sage Hospitality Group, Springboard Hospitality and Viceroy Hotels & Resorts. For more information, visit www.curatorhotelsandresorts.com and follow us @CuratorHotelCollection.
About Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd.
Built on a philosophy that emphasizes location, distinction and soul, Noble House Hotels & Resorts is dedicated to creating and managing exceptional properties that celebrate their local communities and the adventures lived within them. Noble House is headquartered in Seattle, Washington and is constantly growing. The Noble House portfolio includes a luxurious and high-end portfolio of 24 different and visually captivating hotel accommodations; over 66 restaurants, bars and lounges; the Napa Valley Wine Train; and a collection of spas, marinas, and private residences in the US, Canada, and Mexico. A range of beach resorts in California and Florida; luxury retreats in Jackson Hole, WY, British Columbia and Colorado; and award-winning city hotels in Seattle and San Francisco make up the diverse collection. Centered in destinations worthy of any bucket list and layered with unique amenities that inspire adventure, the curated collection of one-of-a-kind hotels, resorts and adventures is known for creating unforgettable travel experiences. For more information, visit www.noblehousehotels.com or call Noble House Hotels & Resorts at 877.NOBLE.TRIP.
About Pebblebrook Hotel Trust
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) is a publicly traded real estate investment trust (“REIT”) and the largest owner of urban lifestyle hotels and resorts and resorts in the United States. The company owns 53 hotels and resorts, with a total of approximately 13,200 rooms in 15 urban and resort markets. For more information, visit www.pebblebrookhotels.com and follow us @PebblebrookPEB.
About Spire Hospitality
Spire Hospitality is a nationally recognized third-party hotel management company that specializes in creating value for our hotel investors while providing exceptional guest experiences and an excellent workplace. The Irving, Texas-based company’s diverse real estate portfolio includes unique independent hotels and highly respected brands, including Marriott, Hilton and IHG. Spire is part of the AWH Partners family, which also includes AWH Development, a full-service real estate development company headquartered in New York. With more than 35 years of experience in hotel operations, Spire is committed to preserving, protecting and enhancing the value of hotel real estate.
For more information, visit www.spirehotels.com.
About Springboard Hospitality
For more than 30 years, Springboard Hospitality, formerly known as OLS Hotels & Resorts, has transformed people, property and communities as a leader in the hospitality industry that manages and develops innovative boutique and branded properties across the U.S. With dual offices in Honolulu and Los Angeles, Springboard operates more than 38 properties in 10 states. Led by technology entrepreneur Ben Rafter, Springboard specializes in using analytics and technology with its Hospitality Intelligence (HI) to ensure properties optimize return on investment. The company offers a full spectrum of hotel services with expertise in creative management, marketing, sales, revenue management, food and beverage and more. The Springboard Hospitality team is committed to continuing to provide quality, personalized service in every aspect of its operations, from its interactions with guests to its relationships with owners. For more information, visit www.springboardhospitality.com.