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Hay Creek Hotels Acquires the 46-room Exeter Inn in Exeter, New Hampshire

EXETER, NH. September 26, 2011 – Hay Creek Hotels announced today its acquisition of the historic Exeter Inn in Exeter, New Hampshire.

The Exeter Inn is located directly on the campus of the prestigious Philips Exeter Academy and was completely restored in 2007. The Inn offers 46 upscale guest rooms & suites with flat panel HD televisions, plush pillow top beds with exquisite linens and down comforters surrounded by distinctive fabrics and beautiful furnishings. It also has state of the art meeting and conference facilities for corporate meetings, weddings and private functions. The full service independent hotel caters to business travelers, visitors to Philips Exeter Academy and destination leisure clientele.
“We’ve been operating this wonderful historic hotel since 2007 and are now thrilled to be in an ownership position” stated Norman MacLeod, President and CEO of Hay Creek. “Our company specializes in the management of upscale full service inns and hotels that are located on educational campuses and we’re proud to be associated with such a renowned school as Phillips Exeter Academy” he continued. Hay Creek also operates hotels near Williams College, St. Paul's School and Brewster Academy. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.

Epoch Restaurant, located on the main floor of the Inn has received popular and critical acclaim, to include “Best of New Hampshire” by N.H. Magazine and the Wine Spectator “Award of Excellence” as well as numerous other outstanding culinary awards. The totally redesigned bar and restaurant embraces the best produce, meats, game & seafood from local farms and vendors. Epoch offers a warm and inviting ambiance and the culinary sophistication found in notable major cities but at very reasonable prices. Menus will often change daily to allow the kitchen team to create fresh signature dishes. Epoch features more than 100 wines, many available by the glass, as well as a stylish menu of traditional and avant-garde cocktails.

About Hay Creek Hotels:
Founded in 2005 Hay Creek Hotels is a full service management company that combines veteran hospitality industry experience with fully integrated management systems that were specifically designed for the small upscale property. Hay Creek specializes in the development and management of independent full service hotels, inns and resorts in the 35 to 225 room range with a preference for educational campus locations throughout New England and the mid-Atlantic states.

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