Press Release – May 11, 2010
Seattle Meeting Hotels
CEDARBROOK LODGE RANKED ONE OF WORLD’S BEST HOTELS
Expedia® travelers included Cedarbrook Lodge on
the 2010 Expedia Insiders’ Select™ list
SEATTLE – (May 11, 2010) - Cedarbrook Lodge, a quintessentially Northwest business and leisure hotel located on 18 acres of lush restored wetlands in Seattle, has been ranked one of the world’s best hotels on the 2010 Expedia® Insiders’ Select™ list. The list formally recognizes individual hotels worldwide that consistently deliver excellent service, a great overall experience and a notable value.
“To be recognized on this list is a tremendous honor,” said Greg Bye, general manager of Cedarbrook Lodge. “The award speaks volumes for the level of dedication and professionalism team members provide our guests.”
“Cedarbrook has always done everything well, and this recognition is a great reflection of the associates and their capabilities,” said Coastal Hotel Group President Yogi Hutsen.
More than 100 Expedia travelers from around the country recommended Cedarbrook Lodge and gave it an overall summary rating of 4.9 on a scale from one (poor) to five (excellent). Cedarbrook was rated exceptionally high on each of the individual ranking criteria including 5.0 for hotel condition, 5.0 for room cleanliness, 4.9 for hotel service and 4.9 for room comfort.
Reviewers described Cedarbrook as “A ‘hidden gem’ near everything,” “Sea-Tac’s best kept secret” and “A peaceful resort in the middle of the city.”
Cedarbrook Lodge, a sustainable business and leisure hotel, is conveniently located just five minutes from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on 18 acres of lush restored wetlands. With 104 guestrooms and suites, Cedarbrook is a dynamic collaboration of tranquility and technology. Guestroom features and amenities include queen beds with down comforters, access to the 24-hour fitness center, high-speed Internet, flat screen TV, terry-lined robes, oversized soaking tub with shower wand, coffee maker, ironing board and iron, complimentary USA Today, complimentary breakfast and grab ‘n’ go snacks and complimentary shuttle service to the airport, Seattle Link light rail and Amtrak stations. Cedarbrook also offers 16 meeting and banquet rooms including The Cedars, Tamarack Hall and The Summit auditorium. The extensive selection of rooms and spaces can accommodate groups as large as 300 within its 19,000 square feet of diverse meeting and event space.
The Expedia® Insiders’ Select™ list represents a small percentage of the world’s top hotels from more than 110,000 hotel properties featured on Expedia. According to Expedia, the list is compiled using a mathematical formula that weighs three factors:
- Expedia’s more than one million Traveler Opinions – reviews submitted by Expedia customers after they complete their stay with a hotel they booked on Expedia.com;
- A value rating that compares each property’s average daily rates to similar properties to assess the relative value the hotel offers;
- The expertise of more than 400 Expedia employees in local markets worldwide.
To view the complete list of hotels on the Expedia® Insiders’ Select™ list, visit http://www.expedia.com/InsidersSelect. For more information about Cedarbrook Lodge, visit http://www.CedarbrookLodge.com.
About Cedarbrook Lodge
Cedarbrook Lodge is located at 18525 36th Avenue South in Seattle, Wash. less than one mile from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Nestled on an 18-acre oasis of restored wetlands, Cedarbrook Lodge features the coveted combination of a convenient location, serene setting, exceptional guest service and more than 23,000 square feet of event space ideal for many occasions including business meetings and conferences, weddings and social gatherings. For reservations, call toll-free (877) 515-2176. Contact Cedarbrook Lodge directly at (206) 901-9268 or visit http://www.CedarbrookLodge.com.
About Coastal Hotel Group
Coastal Hotel Group is a privately held, Seattle-based hotel hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns, and lodges. Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler. For more information, visit http://www.CoastalHotels.com.