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Managed by Intrawest Hospitality, the Origin at Seahaven Opens; The 329 unit
Condo Hotel the Foundation for Towne of Seahaven, a Beach Urbanism
Development in Panama City Beach, Florida

Panama City Beach, Fla. – November 1, 2007 – The Towne of Seahaven today announced the opening of the premiere full-service, upscale hotel condominium in Panama City Beach – the 329 unit Origin at Seahaven. The Origin is the foundation from which the Towne of Seahaven is coming to life. The property is owned by Seahaven Development Corporation and is managed by Intrawest Hospitality Management.

The Origin at Seahaven is a 17-story hotel condominium and includes 329 deluxe Polynesian and Island décor units, a Grand Theater with stadium seating for 35, and 2,000 square feet of elegant and dramatic meeting and banquet space. The hotel condominium features a 1,345 square-foot meeting room offering a unique setting for gatherings and a 400 square-foot Executive Board Room. In addition, the Origin at Seahaven features two 4,000 square-foot rooftop decks with sweeping views of the Gulf of Mexico, ideal for weddings and receptions.

“Intrawest Hospitality Management is extremely proud to be associated with such a magnificent development”, said Michael Austin, General Manager for the Origin at Seahaven. “We know that the Towne of Seahaven will be an asset to the community as well as this beautiful new condominium that is an integral part of the new Towne of Seahaven,” added Austin

The units are warm and welcoming, while featuring contemporary amenities such as high-speed Internet access, granite counter tops, full kitchens and superior furnishings. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool with views of the Gulf of Mexico, a whirlpool, a fitness center, as well as garage parking.

The Origin at Seahaven is the foundation of the Towne of Seahaven, a high-density, beach urbanism development amongst 52 acres of lush landscape and sugar-white beaches in Panama City Beach, Fla. The Towne of Seahaven’s quaint streets will be lined with fine dining restaurants, distinctive shops and electrifying nightlife. The Towne of Seahaven will provide the ultimate Florida vacation experience with more than 4,000 accommodations and 1,400 feet of award-winning beach. It is located at 15100 Front Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL and is minutes from the Panama City International Airport and 40 miles south of interstate 10. For information and reservations visit: or call (850) 267-8192.

About the Company:
Intrawest ULC is a world leader in destination resorts and adventure travel. The company has interests in 10 resorts at North America's most popular mountain destinations, including Whistler Blackcomb, a host venue for the 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games. The Intrawest network also includes Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Florida and Club Intrawest – a private resort club with nine locations throughout North America. Intrawest develops real estate at its resorts and at other locations across North America and in Europe. Intrawest Hospitality Management manages and operates 10 destination resorts and hotels world wide. Intrawest is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information, visit

Note: Certain matters discussed herein are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Certain, but not necessarily all, of such statements can be identified by the use of forwardlooking terminology, such as “believes,” “expects,” “may,” “will,” “should,” “estimates” or “anticipates” or the negative thereof or comparable terminology.


The Towne of Seahaven
15238 Front Beach Road
Panama City Beach, Florida 32413 

Also See: The Westin Monache Resort, Mammoth, California Prepares to Open; James McGillivray Named General Manager of the Third Venture Between Intrawest and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. / June 2007


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