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The Kitsap Conference Center marked its one-year anniversary on July 29. Manager Eric Ruud reports “it’s been quite a year.”

“We’ve exceeded projections on all points,” he said, describing 2004 as an “enormous success,” and adding that 2005 will easily meet or very likely exceed projections. read more »

 

Alderbrook Resort & Spa
10 East Alderbrook Drive, Union
622-9370
Number of Rooms: 77 and 15 2-Bedroom Cottages
Credit Cards: All major credit cards are accepted
www.alderbrookresort.com

Nestled on the scenic shores of Hood Canal, Alderbrook Resort & Spa is less than two hours from Seattle. Recreated to four-star luxury in 2004, Alderbrook is a breath of fresh air for meetings and special events. Groups from 12 to 200 can come together to learn, play and share ideas at this unique site. read more »

 

Even though it lost a whooping $2.3 million dollars, Spokane-based WestCoast Hotels is investing in its future, spending big bucks to press forward with several initiatives designed to boost occupancy. read more »

 

Online sales have changed the face of hotel distribution. While 46 percent of U.S. hotel sales will be sold through the hotel call center in 2004, that figure will decline to 36% by 2006. read more »

 

A honeymoon should be the trip of a lifetime for both partners, full of romance and relaxation. But so many expectations are built into a honeymoon trip that it can become somewhat of a disappointment. Here are some tips offered by local hospitality professionals from around the peninsula to help newlyweds avoid some common honeymoon pitfalls and misconceptions — whether you stay in this area or not.

  • Be honest with each other. If you go along with your mate’s destination choice to appease him or her, it can lead to quarrels and resentment later on. read more »
     

The Kitsap Conference Center in Bremerton’s Harborside had barely opened its doors but some events are already being booked for 2005 and 2006. For this year, the interest in space rental has exceeded expectations. read more »

 

Alderbrook Resort & Spa
10 East Alderbrook Drive, Union
622-9370
Number of Rooms: 77 and 15 2-Bedroom Cottages
Credit Cards: All major credit cards are accepted
www.alderbrookresort.com
Nestled on the scenic shores of Hood Canal, Alderbrook Resort & Spa is less than two hours from Seattle. Recreated to four-star luxury in 2004, Alderbrook is a breath of fresh air for meetings and special events. Groups from 12 to 200 can come together to learn, play and share ideas at this unique site.  read more »

 

Nine decades ago, a hotelman wanted to create a unique destination resort in the Northwest — and the shores of the Hood Canal in Union were the perfect place for vacationers arriving by boat. Through the years, Alderbrook Inn changed several owners, looks and even purposes.

More than 90-years later, the Alderbrook Resort and Spa is once again looking to fit the bill of a destination resort, only guests now also have roads for traveling. read more »

 
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