Grand opening of Red Lion in Kent on March 7
By STEVE HUNTER
Kent Reporter Courts, government reporter
March 5, 2013 · 1:02 PM
The Red Lion Inn & Suites in Kent will have a grand opening event at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7.
Food and beverages will be provided along with door prizes. The hotel is at 25100 74th Ave. S. Kent Mayor Suzette Cooke will officially welcome the new hotel with a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m.
Red Lion took over the former Quality Inn and Suites. The new owners spent about $600,000 in renovations to the 60 guest rooms, public spaces and the exterior of the hotel.
The hotel offers free hot breakfast, free wireless, an indoor pool, an exercise room and meeting space that can accommodate approximately 40 people.
Red Lion has 47 hotels in nine states and one Canadian province. For more information, go to www.redlion.com.Contact Kent Reporter Courts, government reporter Steve Hunter at email@example.com or 253-872-6600, ext. 5052.