IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Irvine-based DKN Hotels, one of Southern California's leading hotel management, development and ownership companies, today announced the acquisition of the Wyndham Garden Pierpont Inn in Ventura, CA. The 77-room property changed ownership for an undisclosed sum from selling company Brighton Management and marks DKN Hotels' 12th property in a quickly growing portfolio.
The hotel is located within walking distance of San Buenaventura State Beach and features over 6,000 sq.ft. of flexible meeting and banquet space, making it a popular destination for weddings and other social events. The historic property, nicknamed "The Lovely Lady by the Sea", was built in 1910 and has seen multiple additions to its initial structure throughout the years. Catering to both leisure and business travelers, the Pierpont Inn offers modern conveniences like complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, ample free parking, and an outdoor heated pool in a timeless setting with breathtaking ocean views. On-site Austen's restaurant and bar serves exquisite American cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Following the change of ownership, the hotel will continue to be marketed as the Pierpont Inn under the umbrella of the Wyndham Garden flag. The property will undergo significant renovations in the upcoming years that will ensure the hotel's continued relevance in the Ventura travel market as well as preserving its historic charm and reputation.
"We are excited to increase our exposure in Southern California with our first acquisition in the dynamic Oxnard - Thousand Oaks - Ventura market", says Steve Gomez, Vice President of Business Development at DKN Hotels. "The Pierpont Inn shows tremendous potential for growth, particularly in the group and event business, and will be a strong addition to our portfolio. We believe DKN's signature style of warm and welcoming hospitality will be a great fit for the market, and upcoming physical improvements will position the hotel to reap the benefits of increasing local demand while preserving its historic authenticity. We are looking forward to a strong and mutually beneficial partnership with local businesses and the city of Ventura."
For more information or reservations, contact the Wyndham Garden Ventura Pierpont Inn directly at 805.643.6144 , or visit www.pierpontinn.com.
DKN Hotels is a full-service hotel management company founded in 1984 and based in Irvine, California. Guided by its Passion to Make a Difference philosophy, DKN Hotels thrives to bring value to guests, stakeholders, and team members alike. DKN Hotels' owned and managed portfolio includes select- and full-service hotels strategically positioned in Southern California and Arizona markets that cater to both business and leisure travelers. DKN Hotels is a preferred partner of major hotel brands like Marriott, InterContinental Hotel Group, Hilton, Hyatt, and Choice.
For more information on DKN Hotels, visit www.dknhotels.com.
SOURCE DKN Hotels