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Discover The Stars With Our “Gateway To The Galaxy” Package

GATEWAY, Colo. – Nov. 25, 2015 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – is thrilled to announce Gateway to the Galaxy, an exclusive package created to provide an out-of-this-world experience for Star Wars enthusiasts to discover a galaxy far, far away surrounding the highly anticipated premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on December 18, 2015.

Upon check-in, guests receive signature Star-tinis before relaxing in their Stargazer Casita, equipped with an in-room telescope and constellation chart for private, hands-on stargazing. Guests then travel aboard luxury aircraft to a Regal Cinema theater in Grand Junction to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens and a return ride to the resort via a luxury Escalade.

GATEWAY TO THE GALAXY PACKAGE Starting at $1,850/night*
Available now – January 15, 2016
*2-night minimum required. Subject to availability.

  • Accommodations in Stargazer Casita up to four guests
  • Signature “Star-tinis” upon check-in
  • In-room telescope and constellation chart for private stargazing
  • One-way private helicopter ride aboard Eurocopter AStar B3 to Grand Junction
  • Tickets to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens at Regal Cinemas in Grand Junction
  • Return trip from Grand Junction to Gateway in luxury Escalade


Located in the spectacular red rock canyons of western Colorado, Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa caters to the most discerning traveler with 72 luxury guest rooms and suites, including 14 private casitas – while delighting guests with savory dining options at Entrada Restaurant, wellness-focused treatments at The Spa, canyon air tours and trips aboard a luxury helicopter, privileged access to more than 100 years of automotive history and design at the Gateway Auto Museum and a variety of self-selected experiential activities offered through the on-site Adventure Center and Driven Experiences programs. Gateway Canyons is also home of the Curiosity Project, comprised of luxury learning vacations at the resort and a digital subscription service for deep-dive factual content to launch as curiosityclub.com in 2015.

Created by John Hendricks, Founder and Former Chairman of the Discovery Channel and Discovery Communications, Gateway Canyons Resort is dedicated to nurturing guests’ minds and spirits through lifelong learning programs and adventures within an inspiring natural environment. Whether spending an evening discovering the galaxies, nebulae and star clusters under one of the darkest night skies on the an afternoon taking a Bentley Supersport through the scenic rural byways of the American West, the resort awaits travelers ready to awaken their adventurous spirit.

Situated at the convergence of five majestic canyons, Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa is located just minutes from the renowned Moab Desert of Utah and one hour southwest of the Grand Junction Regional Airport, which offers multiple non-stop flights daily from Denver, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Phoenix and Salt Lake City.

Gateway Canyons Resort is an independently-owned destination resort property managed by Noble House Hotels and Resorts. With a philosophy that emphasizes “location, distinction and soul,” Noble House Hotels & Resorts reflects the importance of individuality. Identifying each property for its culture and appeal, Noble House is unwavering in its dedication to create and manage unique, quality properties that reflect and make profound contributions to their communities, staying true to the local history, culture and ambiance that defines each region.

For more information, call Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa at 1-866-671-4733 or visit www.gatewaycanyons.com. Gateway Canyons is located at 43200 Hwy 141, Gateway, Colo. 81522.

Noble House Hotels & Resorts
A privately held company for more than 30 years, Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd. was founded in 1979 by owner Patrick R. Colee as a commercial property development group, transitioning in 1994 to a hotel ownership management company. Headquartered in Seattle, Wash., the corporation owns and manages an upscale portfolio of 18 distinct and visually captivating properties spanning across the U.S. From luxury resorts in San Diego, Calif. and Seattle, Wash. to Jackson Hole, Wyo. and the Florida Keys, each property maximizes and showcases its physical setting. Noble House is continuously growing, operating more than 40 hotel restaurants, bars and lounges, showcasing local culture and inspiration from local surroundings. With a philosophy that emphasizes “location, distinction and soul,” Noble House Hotels & Resorts exemplifies individuality, dedicating itself to creating and managing exceptional properties that contribute to their communities, staying true to local history, culture and ambiance. For more information, visit www.NobleHouseHotels.com or call Noble House Hotels & Resorts at 877.NOBLE.TRIP.