HONOLULU, HI (October 9, 2014) — Aston Hotels & Resorts, an operating business of Interval Leisure Group (Nasdaq:IILG), announced that it has entered into property management agreements with Split Rock Resort & Golf Club and The Mountain Laurel Resort & Spa situated in the scenic Pocono Mountains region of Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania.
Aston Hotels & Resorts will provide a full range of management services for both resorts including sales, marketing, revenue management, and reservations. The company will also be responsible for handling daily resort operations, including managing more than 100,000 square feet of meeting room and conference space, a full-service 250-seat movie theatre, an eight lane bowling alley, and an award-winning indoor water park. Aston will also lend its extensive hospitality expertise to assist in the areas of planning, budgeting, and forecasting.
“We are thrilled by the opportunity to manage properties in such an appealing four-season market,” said Kelvin Bloom, president of AHR Hospitality Partners, Inc. “Split Rock Resort & Golf Club and The Mountain Laurel Resort & Spa are wonderful additions to our portfolio, and we look forward to working closely with the property owners to maximize the untapped potential and appeal of two such unique properties.”
The 576-room Split Rock Resort & Golf Club and the 157-room Mountain Laurel Resort & Spa are family-friendly, four-season resorts situated on 1,200 picturesque acres in the western region of the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. The properties are surrounded by thousands of acres of mountain scenery, including forests and lakes that can be explored by boat, bike, or on foot. Minutes apart from each other, guests are encouraged to take advantage of the reciprocal property privileges, which include Split Rock Resort & Golf Club’s championship golf courses, indoor waterpark and the popular Bel’lago Ristorante. Guests can also enjoy Mountain Laurel & Spa’s indoor and outdoor heated pools, 18-hole miniature golf course and various Lake Harmony activities such as paddle-boating, fishing and water skiing.
Both properties are also in close proximity to the major snowboard and skiing destinations of Jack Frost and Big Boulder Ski Area, with popular shopping, historical and cultural venues only a short distance away. This includes the Pocono Peddlers Village, The Crossings at Tannersville, VF Outlet Center, Pennsylvania Crafts Gallery, Scranton Cultural Center, Pocono Playhouse and Penn’s Peak to name a few.
About Aston Hotels & Resorts
Aston Hotels & Resorts operates a diverse range of condominium resorts and hotels with accommodations from hotel rooms and condominium suites, to villas and cottages that suit any lifestyle, taste or budget. Based in Honolulu, the company manages over 4,000 units in 27 properties on the four major Hawaiian Islands; South Lake Tahoe, California; Las Vegas, Nevada; Orlando, Florida; and Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania. For more information, please visit www.AstonHotels.com or call toll free 866-774-2924.
Aston Hotels & Resorts is an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IILG), a leading global provider of membership and leisure services to the vacation industry.
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For Aston Hotels & Resorts
Bryan Cheplic, 808-202-5756
Public Relations Manager