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The Lodge on Lake Detroit in Detroit Lakes Schedules Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
DETROIT LAKES, MN, May 16, 2006 - The Lodge on Lake Detroit, a new Lakefront Lifestyle Hotel & Spa, will celebrate its first day of operation with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, 2006.
The ribbon cutting ceremony will be attended by owners Scott Mehlhaff & Chris Holland-Mehlhaff and John & Kathy Holland, by Mayor Larry Buboltz, and numerous community leaders including Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce president and ambassadors.
Come for the Sunsets, Stay for the Experience. . . All 55 spacious, luxurious rooms & suites are lakefront to capture the dramatic, breathtaking sunsets. Detroit Lakes' newest resort hotel is located at the intersection of US Hwy 10 East and East Shore Drive; nestled in a tree filled setting on 550' of pristine shoreline on Big Detroit Lake.
The new lodge is not your typical hotel. It's smoke free. The focus is on positive energy, pampering and experiencing the beauty and charm of the Detroit Lakes area. Amenities abound. Commissioned artwork by regional artists is found in every guest room and throughout the hotel. Dramatic décor incorporates organic elements and rich color palates with a variety of textures.
All rooms feature a 32" flat panel wall mounted LCD HDTV, upscale bedding, granite countertops, wetbar, refrigerator, coffee, make-up mirror, free hi-speed internet access, stereo alarm clocks with Ipod &and MP3 cable and more. Discover luxurious glass enclosed showers and therapeutic shower heads. Retreat Suites & Family Suites offer furnished kitchens and connecting rooms. Renewal Spa Suites feature a gas fireplace, a special aromatherapy whirlpool & cozy bathrobes.
Dramatic sunsets set the stage for evening sunset serenades in the two-story 2-story lakefront, fireside lobby where a grand piano plays and LoLa D's lobby bar offers guests a menu of appetizers designed by their Culinary Experience Director, to pair with wines, beer, martinis & signature drinks.
The Lodge offers a 24hour fitness room, indoor pool area, business center, 150' sandy beach, swim area, dock with boat slips, paddle boats and fire pits. The 1200 Place Meeting Room accommodates up to 85 people for meetings & special events. Catering & equipment are available. A complimentary breakfast is served each morning in the lakefront Reflections Room which features historic photographs of the lakes area. Guests will be treated to organic coffee and a variety of hot, cold and healthy items.
The Spa Within, a full service day spa on located on the first floor of the hotel, is on schedule to open in June. Savor a massage, body treatment, manicure, facial or pedicure. The Spa is open to guests and the public. Reservations for services may be made by calling 218-847-1895.
The Lodge on Lake Detroit was designed to be not just a place to stay, but an experience.
Reservations may be placed by calling the hotel directly at 218-847-VIEW (8439), toll- free at 800-761-VIEW (8439), and on their website: www.thelodgeonlakedetroit.com
About Holland Lodging
The Lodge on Lake Detroit is independently owned & operated by Holland Motel, Inc., now in its third generation of providing excellence in hospitality. Husband and wife owners Scott Mehlhaff & Chris Holland-Mehlhaff also own & operate Best Western Plus Holland House in Detroit Lakes, MN and Best Western Superior Inn & Suites in Grand Marais, MN.