Kingston Resorts Renovates Sport & Health Club

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – (January 3, 2011)Kingston Resorts, including Kingston Plantation and Kingston Shores in Myrtle Beach, has recently completed the first phase of its renovation to its 50,000- square-foot Sport & Health Club. The renovation included the addition of new equipment, reconfiguring of space, an upgraded fitness center, and the renovation of retail space offering guests a more complete experience.

The Sport & Health Club is open to the public, guests of the two resorts as well as homeowners. The facility offers a wide assortment of recreational activities including an indoor pool, three racquetball courts, sauna, whirlpool, four clay and five hard-surface tennis courts, and state-of-the-art exercise equipment. The club also offers two outdoor sand volleyball courts, a bocce ball court and fitness classes in aerobics, weight training and yoga.

The renovations are focused on bringing new state-of-the-art equipment to the facility and updating the physical space. The Cardio Room has been fully upgraded with new Matrix equipment that includes treadmills, elliptical machines, recumbent bikes and upright bikes. The Free Weight Room has been outfitted with all new Matrix free-weight equipment.

The front desk, retail shop and lobby areas have also been renovated including the addition of a new coffee shop, Caffeinated Fish, that features Starbucks coffee.

“We want our guests to enjoy the finest fitness club in Myrtle Beach,” said Bob Barenberg, managing director/general manager of Kingston Resorts. “This is just one of many upgrades we are making tothe resort that will enhance our guests’ experiences. Others include the addition of an on-site jewelry store and The Royale Day Spa.”

Kingston Plantation and Kingston Shores are owned by FelCor Lodging Trust, Inc. The resorts, which include Myrtle Beach oceanfront hotels, Myrtle Beach luxury rental condominiums, Myrtle Beach rental townhomes and vacation villas, are located along the famous Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach. Guests at both properties enjoy access to recreational facilities including a 50,000 square-foot Sport & Health Club, Splash!, an oceanfront waterpark and lazy river, Rees Jones- designed Arcadian Shores Golf Course, and a host of seasonal activities for adults and children. For more information, call 800-876-0010 or visit kingstonplantation.com or kingstonshores.com.

- ### -

About Embassy Suites Hotels

Founded in 1984, Embassy Suites Hotels defines the upscale, all-suites segment and today has 208 hotels, with an additional 34 in the pipeline. With spacious two-room suites, engaging team members and an inviting atrium environment, guests are welcome to put their feet up and feel right at home. Embassy Suites’ complimentary, cooked-to-order breakfast helps guests gear up for their day, while the nightly Manager’s Reception with free appetizers and beverages offers guests a great way to wind down. To learn more, visit www.embassysuites.com

About Hilton Hotels & Resorts

Hilton Hotels & Resorts is the stylish, forward-thinking global leader of hospitality that welcomes guests in more countries than any other full-service hotel brand. The Hilton brand currently includes more than 530 hotels and resorts in 76 countries, and plans to serve travelers in 80 countries by the end of 2011. By offering innovative products, services and amenities, Hilton Hotels & Resorts enables travelers to be at their best 24/7, whether traveling for business or leisure. Start your journey at www.hilton.com. The Hilton brand is one of Hilton Worldwide’s ten market-leading brands.

Share
This entry was posted in Press Releases and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>