News for the Hospitality Executive
Carson Gaming, L.L.C. Completes 100-room Courtyard by
at the Casino Fandango, Carson City, Nevada
InterMountain Management, LLC Will Manage Hotel
|MONROE, LA – March 31, 2008 – InterMountain Management,
LLC announced today the opening of the 100-room Courtyard by Marriott in
Carson City, Nevada. Located at 3870 South Carson Street, the Courtyard
Carson City will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Carson Gaming
Hotels, L.L.C. a subsidiary of Carson Gaming, L.L.C. The hotel
will be managed by InterMountain Management, LLC of Monroe, Louisiana.
The Courtyard by Marriott is the first Marriott hotel in the Carson City
“We really have to thank the community of Carson City for their support of this hotel,” said Cathy Piechowski, general manager of the hotel. “The staff is ready to provide outstanding hospitality, and we are very excited to serve our guests.”
"Opening the Carson City Courtyard by Marriott is the final exciting piece of our $45 million master-planned expansion of Casino Fandango," said Garry Goett, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Carson Gaming, L.L.C. "Bringing in one of the world's most recognizable hotel brands creates a major asset not only for our casino but for Carson City as well. We now can offer our guests top quality hotel accommodations which makes Casino Fandango an attractive tourist and meetings destination." The new Courtyard by Marriott is a key component of Casino Fandango's entertainment campus expansion which includes the new Ti Amo Italian Grille (September 2007), an 18,000 sq. ft. casino expansion (December 2007) and a 41,000 sq. ft. Galaxy 10 Movie Theater (August 2007).
"We envisioned all along that we would create a destination that Carson
City will be proud of - a place where our casino guests, business travelers,
legislators, snowbirds, and tourists will find only the best accommodations
and services," Goett added.
Courtyard® by Marriott® Carson City
3870 S Carson St
Carson City, Nevada 89701 USA
Located in the heart of the Carson Valley, adjacent to Fandango Casino, six miles from the Carson City Airport and 30 miles from the Reno/Tahoe International Airport, the Courtyard Carson City offers guests convenient access to the Nevada State Capitol, the Kit Carson Trail, the Nevada State Railroad Museum, and a variety of restaurants and other attractions.
“At Courtyard, we research and test our designs to provide for comfort and functionality,” said Tim Sheldon, senior vice president, brand management, Marriott International. “We’ve become America’s leading select-service hotel brand by listening to our customers and giving them what they want at a rate below traditional full-service hotels.”
Meeting the evolving needs of the traveler, Courtyard has redesigned its public space. The new concept includes, a business library featuring individual workstations with high-speed data ports with ergonomic chairs, free high speed Internet access; a pantry-style, 24-hour “grab and go” food and beverage area called “The Market,” and a lounge area where guests can work, meet and dine in a relaxing setting.
The four-story hotel offers a meeting room with 750 square feet of meeting space and free wireless Internet access. Other guest facilities and services include the Courtyard Cafe restaurant, serving breakfast, a lobby bar, a casino, a swimming pool with whirlpool spa, exercise room, guest laundry and business center.
Courtyard guest rooms feature either a king-size bed or two queen-size beds, a seating area with sofa bed or oversized chair, a large, well-lit work desk and two telephones equipped with data ports. The Courtyard Carson City features 12 suites with a king-size bed, refrigerator and microwave oven. Other in-room amenities include coffee maker, hair dryer, iron with ironing board, and 32” flat screen HD television with free premium movie and cable channels.
For more information or reservations, call the Courtyard Carson City hotel directly at 775-887-9900, call the Courtyard toll-free number at 800-321-2211, contact a travel agent or visit the web site at www.courtyard.com/RNOCC.
About Carson Gaming, L.L.C.
About InterMountain Management, LLC
MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) is a leading lodging company with about 3,000 lodging properties in the United States and 67 other countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, Horizons by Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Club and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Md., and had approximately 151,000 employees at 2007 year-end. It is ranked as the lodging industry’s most admired company and one of the best companies to work for by FORTUNE®, and has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2007 Sustained Excellence Award and Partner of the Year since 2004. In fiscal year 2007, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of $13 billion. For more information or reservations, please visit our web site at www.marriott.com.
|Also See:||Equity Inns, Inc. Acquiring Eight Marriott Branded Hotels from InterMountain Management, LLC for Approximately $90.5 million, or $122,000 per Key / August 2007|