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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA NAMED FOUR-STAR RESORT BY FORBES TRAVEL GUIDE IN ITS OFFICIAL 2016 STAR RATING ANNOUNCEMENT
GATEWAY, Colo. – February 22, 2016 – Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its annual Star Rating list, naming Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa as a new Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star resort. Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa will be showcased with all of the Star Rating recipients on ForbesTravelGuide.com.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA OFFERS ULTIMATE WESTERN EXPERIENCE WITH LAUNCH OF PALISADE RANCH
GATEWAY, Colo. – Jan. 8, 2016 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – is thrilled to announce Palisade Ranch, an on-property ranch designed to provide the ultimate western experience for those with adventure at heart. Guests visiting Palisade Ranch at Gateway Canyons Resort will explore Western Colorado by horseback, drive cattle, learn to rope and discover what life is truly like in the Wild West, set to launch on May 1, 2016.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ADDS GATEWAY CANYONS TO ITS LUXURY COLLECTION
SEATTLE, Wash. - Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury resorts – has assumed overall management of Gateway Canyons, partnering with Hendricks Investment Holdings LLC in the alliance. The Gateway Canyons Resort is the 15th addition to the Noble House Hotels & Resorts (NHHR) hospitality portfolio, which includes properties nationwide.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES SONYA THAYER AS DIRECTOR OF ACCOUNTS TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA
SEATTLE, Wash. – Dec. 8, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – is pleased to announce the appointment of Sonya Thayer as Director of Accounts to Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, located in the majestic red rock canyons of western Colorado. Bringing more than 16 years of hospitality sales experience to the position, Thayer will be instrumental in engineering the resort’s growth, leading the exploration of new management and acquisition opportunities, as well as establishing and developing the brand’s continuous expansion.
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ESCAPE THE SNOW AND RECHARGE WITH GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA’S WINTER WELLNESS WEEKEND
GATEWAY, Colo. – Dec. 10, 2015 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – invites guests to indulge in its Winter Wellness Weekend on February 12-15, 2016, a mid-winter, wellness-themed weekend designed to help guests escape the snow, recharge their body and spirit for Spring and sprinkle in a little romance for Valentine’s Day.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES DIANA JAMESON AS DIRECTOR OF ACCOUNTS TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA
SEATTLE, Wash. – Dec. 16, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – is thrilled to announce the appointment of Diana Jameson as Director of Accounts to Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, located in the majestic red rock canyons of western Colorado. In this role, Jameson will be responsible for promoting and selling to group markets in defined geographic regions to generate resort awareness through sales initiatives.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES LEAH GOWER AS SPA DIRECTOR TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT WITH DEBUT OF NEWLY RENOVATED SPA
SEATTLE, Wash. – March 16, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – proudly announces the addition of Leah Gower as Spa Director to The Spa at Gateway Canyons, located in the majestic red rock canyons of western Colorado. In her new role, Gower will oversee the spa’s employees, manage daily operations and develop new, innovative treatments that ensure The Spa continues to offer authentic experiences. The Spa will open its doors to a newly renovated, relaxing sanctuary, welcoming staff and a range of treatments on April 10, 2015.
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DISCOVER THE STARS WITH GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA’S “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.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA INVITES GUESTS TO SUPERCHARGE WITH NEW TESLA CHARGING STATION
GATEWAY, Colo. – Nov. 6, 2015 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – continues to position itself as an innovative destination with the installment of an onsite Tesla destination charging station. This partnership between the resort and Tesla Motors will provide convenient charging for visiting and overnight guests and serve as one of the many exceptional amenities offered at the property.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA RECEIVES TOP RANKINGS BY CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S 2015 READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS
GATEWAY, Colo. – Oct. 28, 2015 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West, is proud to announce its continued recognition as one of the Top 20 Resorts in Colorado and Top 100 Hotels & Resorts in the World by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES RENE CLEMENTE AS FOOD AND BEVERAGE DIRECTOR TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT
SEATTLE, Wash. – April 30, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – is thrilled to announce the appointment of Rene Clemente as Food and Beverage Director at Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, located in the majestic red rock canyons of western Colorado. With an extensive background in hospitality, Clemente brings more than 10 years of experience with some of the finest restaurants, hotels and resorts across the country. In this role, he will oversee all food and beverage operations of the resort’s guest rooms and casitas, on-site dining venues and group events including banquets, weddings and catered meetings.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES CHRIS CANTWELL AS CHEF DE CUISINE TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT
SEATTLE, Wash. – March 23, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – eagerly welcomes Chris Cantwell as Chef de Cuisine to Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa’s four on-property dining locations, including Entrada Restaurant, Paradox Grille, Kiva Café and the Cantina. In this role, Cantwell will utilize his wealth of knowledge, creativity and enthusiasm to oversee the resort’s culinary direction and operations and develop new menus to elevate its high-quality standards to new heights.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA APPOINTS CURATOR OF CURIOSITY, A NEW POSITION CREATED TO FURTHER ENHANCE GUEST EXPERIENCE
GATEWAY, Colo. – March 11, 2015 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – announces the appointment of Zebulon Miracle to the position of Curator of Curiosity, a new role created by the resort to further enhance guest experience. Pioneering the new position, Miracle will develop and implement a series of onsite programming tailored to ignite the minds of guests and satisfy the curiosity of travelers, providing a variety of hands-on learning experiences and authentic adventures on a range of subjects, including the history of the American West, ancient astronomy, paleontology, and rock art of the Colorado Plateau – to name a few.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES JULIE BRANSTROM AS DIRECTOR OF SALES AND MARKETING TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT
SEATTLE, Wash. – Feb. 9, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – proudly announces the appointment of Julie Branstrom as Director of Sales and Marketing to Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, located in the majestic red rock canyons of western Colorado. In this role, Branstrom will work to solidify the position of the resort through developing and executing strategies that foster marketing efforts, as well as drive sales and brand awareness for the multi-faceted resort.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCES ROBERT PEESEL AS MANAGER OF GATEWAY CANYONS AUTO MUSEUM
SEATTLE, Wash. – Jan. 22, 2015 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – proudly announces the appointment of Robert Peesel as Manager of the Gateway Canyons Auto Museum, located in the majestic red rock canyons of western Colorado at Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa. Bringing more than 11 years of museum service experience to the position and vast knowledge of automobiles, Peesel will be instrumental in overseeing the operations of the museum, as well as informing, educating and enhancing guests’ experiences.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA RECOGNIZED WITH CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S READERS’ CHOICE AWARD AS #1 BEST RESORT IN COLORADO AND AMONG THE BEST RESORTS IN THE WORLD
GATEWAY, Colo. – Oct. 24, 2014 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – has been recognized by Condé Nast Traveler’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards as the #12 Best Resort in the World, the #3 Best Resort in the U.S., and the #1 Best Resort in Colorado, with a score of 96.617.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA REKINDLES GREAT AMERICAN WEST WITH EVOLUTION OF THE WEAPON EXPERIENCE
GATEWAY, Colo. – Oct. 2, 2014 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – is thrilled to debut the EVOLUTION OF THE WEAPON – a fully immersive experience providing guests with access to more than 150 years of weaponry native to the Unaweep Valley region. Priced at $125*/per person, sharp-shooting participants travel back in time to gain firsthand experience with Native American munitions – including a tomahawk, throwing knives and authentic longbow, to utilizing more advanced weapons – such as black-powder firearms, magazine-fed semi-automatic pistols and a fully-functional Gatling gun, to name a few.
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NOBLE HOUSE HOTELS & RESORTS ANNOUNCE ROSS BRONSON AS EQUESTRIAN MANAGER TO GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA
SEATTLE, Wash. – May 7, 2014 – Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Ltd. (NHHR) – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – proudly announces the appointment of Ross Bronson as Equestrian Manager to Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa, located southwest of Grand Junction in Gateway, Colorado. In this role, Bronson will oversee all equestrian operations for The Stables, the resort’s world class equestrian center, situated on more than 500 acres with a generous network of well-marked riding trails.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT & SPA SUPPORTS NATIONAL FOREST FOUNDATION; NAMED TITLE SPONSOR OF 20TH ANNUAL SPORTING CLAYS INVITATIONAL
GATEWAY, Colo. – May 5, 2014 – Gateway Canyons Resort & Spa – a luxurious world-class destination in the heart of the American West – is proud to support the National Forest Foundation as title sponsor of the NFF’s 20th Annual Sporting Clays Invitational, taking place May 9, 2014 at Greenwich Country Club in in Greenwich, Conn. and May 10, 2014 at Dover Furnace Shooting Grounds in Dover Plains, NY.
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GATEWAY CANYONS RESORT RECEIVES MUSEUM OF WESTERN COLORADO PRESERVATION AWARD
GATEWAY, Colo. – April 10, 2014 – Located in the spectacular red rock canyons of western Colorado, Gateway Canyons Resort – part of the Noble House Hotels & Resorts collection – is honored to receive the 2014 Museum of Western Colorado Preservation Award, a distinction that applauds the world class hotel for its distinguished and long-term efforts to the preservation of Mesa County’s architectural treasures. Positioned as the pinnacle of helping the community preserve its heritage and to tell its story, the Museum of Western Colorado’s Heritage Awards were established to recognize leaders who have contributed so significantly to the community’s heritage.
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DISCOVERY CHANNEL FOUNDER JOHN HENDRICKS UNVEILS GATEWAY CANYONS, A WORLD-CLASS RESORT CREATED FOR THE CURIOUS AT HEART
GATEWAY, Colo. – Located in the spectacular red rock canyons of western Colorado, Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks introduces Gateway Canyons, a world-class resort created for the curious at heart – where every touch was designed to nourish guests’ curiosity through the art of discovery and adventure within a naturally intriguing environment. Dedicated to providing individuals and groups with once in a lifetime experiences, Gateway Canyons is thrilled to unveil the recent completion of a multi-million dollar property expansion – marking the official debut of the Kayenta Conference Center, ultra-luxe and secluded Palisade Casitas, Palisade pools and Cantina Cafe, in addition to the much-anticipated launch of Driven Experiences.
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Where Curiosity Comes to Play - Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks unveils Gateway Canyons Resort
GATEWAY, Colo. – Located in the spectacular red rock canyons of western Colorado, Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks unveils Gateway Canyons Resort, a luxurious, world-class destination in the heart of the American West, dedicated to nurturing guests’ curiosity through intellectual stimulation and adventure within a naturally intriguing environment. Recent completion of the $100 million expansion fulfills Hendricks' original vision for the resort, which was founded out of a passion to create a gathering place for the incredibly curious.
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GATEWAY CANYONS AWARDED AAA FOUR DIAMOND RATING
GATEWAY, Colo. – Cradled in the shadow of the Palisade rock formation and fringing the Moab Desert, Gateway Canyons – the world’s first and only discovery resort created by Discovery Channel founder John Hendricks – is thrilled to receive the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award, recognizing their steadfast commitment to premium service and personalized guest experiences. As a first time participant in the AAA Diamond Rating System, Gateway Canyons is the only resort located on the Western Slope of Colorado to be awarded this honor.
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