EXETER, New Hampshire (August 14, 2013) – Hay Creek Hotels announced today that it has been selected to oversee the total renovation The Redmont Hotel, an historic 114 room full service hotel located in Birmingham, Alabama. Hay Creek Hotels will also manage the property when renovations have are complete in early 2014.
The Redmont Hotel is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and benefits from its central location in the heart of Birmingham’s business district and its close proximity to the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The hotel features Birmingham’s only rooftop bar and easy access to the city’s many attractions.
To further enhance the overall guest experience at the property, Hay Creek Hotels will oversee a complete renovation and repositioning of the hotel, commencing in the fall of 2013. Once renovated, the hotel will re-open in the spring of 2014 with 116 newly designed guest rooms and suites, a signature restaurant, enhanced meeting facilities, a rooftop lounge/bar, and a grand ballroom. Upon completion, The Redmont Hotel will be positioned as the preeminent upscale boutique hotel in the Birmingham marketplace.
The addition of The Redmont Hotel marks the continuation of Hay Creek Hotels’ further expansion into the Southeast, joining existing properties in Charleston, SC and Charlottesville, VA. Though largely known for its success in New England and the Mid-Atlantic, Hay Creek Hotels is now moving to add targeted properties in the Southeast region through third-party management assignments, joint ventures, and acquisitions.
“We are extremely excited to continue our expansion into the Southeast with The Redmont Hotel,” said Norman MacLeod, President and CEO of Hay Creek Hotels. “The Redmont has wonderful potential and we look forward to applying our proven track record of renovation, repositioning and managerial expertise to make the hotel best in the market”.
Hay Creek Hotels boasts a long history of successfully renovating similar historic hotels, including among others, the Exeter Inn and the Centennial Hotel. These properties continually achieve acclaim for their customer service and exceptional dining experiences. The seasoned expertise of the Hay Creek development and management team will play a vital role in the rebirth of The Redmont Hotel.