REDLANDS, California, August 00, 2008 - The Inland Empire's newest hotel, Ayres Hotel Redlands, is set to open in late September. The hotel is located at 1015 West Colton Avenue in Redlands, conveniently near the University of Redlands, Loma Linda University Medical Center and the worldwide headquarters of ESRI. For information and hotel reservations, visit www.ayresredlands.com.
Built in the Santa Barbara architectural style, the spacious new hotel offers 108 well-appointed guestrooms featuring special touches like exclusive Ayres Dream Sleeper pillow-top mattresses with triple sheeting, plus flat screen televisions, complimentary high speed Internet access, microwaves, refrigerators, luxuriously appointed bathrooms and more. Leather sofas and cozy fireplaces are also available in some rooms.
The amenity-packed property also features a spacious lobby with fireplace, a business center, nearly 1,000 square feet of meeting or event space, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and a heated swimming pool and spa. Parking is free.
Guests will be treated daily to a complimentary full breakfast buffet with cooked-to-order egg dishes, plus pancakes or waffles, as well as a manager's reception with complimentary snacks and beverages, including soft drinks, beer and wine, which will be held Monday through Thursday. Daily newspapers will also provided to each room at no charge.
"We are delighted to bring the Ayres brand to Redlands and are looking forward to becoming involved in the community," said General Manager Chris Ehorn, a Redlands area resident. The hotel has also welcomed long-time resident Sandy Kavanaugh aboard as Sales Manager, and will employ approximately 30 others.
Under the direction of Ayres Hotels' Principal Bruce D'Eliscu, the developer of the hotel, a convenient recycling program will be in place, including having recycle containers in guestrooms, offices and public areas, so that guests and staff can easily participate.
The hotel will also support the Inland Orange Conservancy, an organization whose purpose is to connect Redlands residents and guests with Redlands-grown navel oranges in order to keep local groves thriving despite the import of oranges from out of the area.
Ayres Hotel Redlands is the seventh Ayres Hotels property in the Inland Empire. The hotel is conveniently accessible via freeways and is approximately 25 minutes away from Ontario International Airport. Following the opening of Ayres Hotel Redlands, Ayres Hotels plans to open two more properties, Ayres Hotel and Spa Mission Viejo and Ayres Hotel Chino Hills.
About Ayres Hotels
In the hospitality business since 1985, Ayres Hotels owns and operates a unique collection of 20 custom European-style boutique hotels in prime Southern California locations. The core values of the company include caring for people, valuing teamwork and delivering results. The Ayres family has been a leader in the California residential and commercial real estate industry for more than a century. Visit the company online at www.ayreshotels.com or call 714-540-6060, ext.138.