Red Lion Inn & Suites in Kent, Washington Officially Converted

Feb 05, 2013, 16:01 ET from Red Lion Hotels Corporation

SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Red Lion Hotels Corporation (NYSE: RLH) today announced that the Red Lion Inn & Suites Kent in Washington has officially converted to the brand.


"This property truly has completed a remarkable transformation," said Ron Burgett, Executive Vice President of Lodging and Brand Development for Red Lion Hotels Corporation. "It has been totally renovated from the guest rooms to the public space. We know our guests will be impressed with this hotel and all it has to offer."

The Red Lion Inn & Suites Kent, 25100 74th Avenue South, is located in Kent between Seattle and Tacoma near the ShoWare Center arena, Emerald Downs, Kent Events Center and Kent Station, an outdoor shopping and dining venue. Nearby in Seattle is the University of Washington, White River Amphitheater and CenturyLink Field, the home of the Seattle Seahawks and Seattle Sounders. The 60 room hotel offers a free hot Roaring Start® Breakfast, free wireless, an indoor pool, an exercise room and meeting space that can accommodate approximately 40 people.

"We are looking forward to welcoming Red Lion guests to our property," said Paul Sandhu of Kent South Hospitality, owners of the hotel. "We have always been impressed with the Red Lion brand and its strengths."

About Red Lion Hotels Corporation:

Red Lion Hotels Corporation is a hospitality and leisure Company primarily engaged in the ownership, operation and franchising of midscale hotels under its Red Lion® brand. As of December 31, 2012, the RLH hotel network was comprised of 48 hotels located in nine states and one Canadian province, with 9,015 rooms and 484,693 square feet of meeting space. The Company also owns and operates an entertainment and event ticket distribution business. For more information, please visit the Company's website at

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