Eastern Slope Inn Resort Awarded RCI Gold Crown Status

Friday, January 24, 2014

EASTERN SLOPE INN EARNS RCI GOLD CROWN RESORT® PROPERTY DESIGNATION

Resort honored for excellence in accommodations, hospitality and RCI subscribing member experience

North Conway, NH – January 1, 2014 - Eastern Slope Inn Resort today announced it has been awarded the prestigious RCI Gold Crown Resort property designation by RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange. A select number of RCI affiliated resorts meet RCI’s requirements for recognition and have earned the RCI Gold Crown Resort award. These resorts have attained high levels of excellence in resort accommodations, hospitality and member experience ratings as measured by RCI.

“RCI’s Resort Recognition Program helps ensure that our RCI affiliated resorts adhere to RCI’s standards for quality in accommodations, hospitality and member experience,” said Gordon Gurnik, president of RCI. “We are thrilled to recognize those who have attained this designation and continue to work to offer top vacation destinations to our 3.7 million members worldwide.”

The Eastern Slope Inn Resort is an elegant, four-season resort located on the National Register of Historic Places in the center of New Hampshire’s North Conway Village. Situated on 40 acres, within walking distance of quaint shops, restaurants, cafes, and popular attractions, the Resort features 250 rooms bridging the charm of yesteryear with modern day comforts and conveniences. The main inn offers a variety of elegantly furnished guest rooms with many units featuring kitchenettes. Also on site, guests can choose from studios, townhouses and deluxe suites with gas fireplaces, spa tubs, full kitchens and living rooms. Resort amenities include the Eastern Slope Playhouse, indoor heated pool, outdoor hot-tub, Flatbread Restaurant & Pub, tennis courts, fitness facility, playground, retail shops and walking trails to the Saco River.

“It is with great pride that Eastern Slope Inn Resort has been awarded RCI Gold Crown status,” said Dick Schwalbenberg, Chief Operations Officer. “For more than 87 years, the historic elegance and awarded history of the Resort is reflected in Eastern Slope Inn’s unyielding commitment to guest satisfaction.” Since the Resort’s origins in 1926, the Resort has experienced tremendous growth, spanning such capital enhancements as the construction of additional accommodations and most recently a new fitness facility and renovations to the main lobby - restoring it back to its historic elegance.

Decades may have passed since the Resort’s inception, however the unwavering pursuit to ensure guests arrive with enthusiasm and return home with fond memories has never been more evident than it is today. For additional Resort information, visit easternslopeinn.com or visit the resort on Facebook.