The St. Regis Brand Unveils Its Newest Ski Destination With The Debut Of The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort
New York, NY/ Park City, UT- December 4, 2009 - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) is proud to announce the debut of The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort in Utah’s exclusive Deer Valley®. Ideally situated in the Wasatch Mountains on the famed ski runs of Deer Valley Resort in Park City, The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort features Utah’s first Jean-Georges restaurant and Remède Spa, North America’s only hotel funicular, a European style Ski Beach, a state-of-the-art fitness center and more than 14,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space. Spanning 12-acres, The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort also features 26 exclusive St. Regis Residences® and 181 guest rooms, including 67 exquisite one bedroom suites and 114 luxuriously appointed guest rooms which can be combined with the suites to form two, three, and four bedroom accommodations. Owned and developed by Deer Crest Janna, LLC, The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort, offering unobstructed mountain views and an unparalleled après ski experience, is poised to become one of the world’s most magnificent mountain resorts.
“We are proud to debut the St. Regis brand in Utah with the opening of The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort, offering the iconic luxury, unmatched privilege and bespoke services for which the St. Regis brand is renowned,” said Paul James, Global Brand Leader, St. Regis and The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts. “Truly one of the Intermountain West’s most desirable destinations, Park City offers our guests and residents a unique mix of world-class skiing, year-round recreation opportunities, culture, and cuisine at one of the best addresses in the world.”
The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort is conveniently located less than 40 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport and one mile from Park City’s historic Main Street. Upon arrival at the St. Regis Snow Park Building at the base of Deer Valley Resort, guests and residents are transported 230 vertical feet via a luxurious Swiss-crafted dual car funicular featuring leather seating, climate control and oversized windows offering breathtaking mountain views. Taking a mere ninety seconds, the funicular welcomes guests and residents directly into The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort’s main building, which houses the hotel’s amenities, guest rooms, and private residences.
With interiors designed by Linda Snyder Associates, Inc., The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort offers a contemporary sophistication inspired by the resort’s majestic natural surroundings and reflected through rich finishes and rugged undertones created by the use of natural stone, wood and metal. Each guest room and suite features hand-crafted furniture and luxurious Egyptian cotton linens within a stunning, yet soothing palette of creams, rich reds, browns, and earth-tone hues to create the ideal environment to rejuvenate after an exhilarating day of skiing. Guest rooms include a 37” high definition LCD flat screen TV with DVD player, a state-of-the-art sound system, an MP3 docking station and an innovative 17-inch LCD television embedded in the bathroom mirror. Suites at The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort include fireplaces, a 42” LCD high definition TV, kitchens equipped with state-of-the-art appliances and living areas that include custom designed furniture, flooring and finishes.
Dining at The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort indulges the senses with a diverse menu of contemporary, exceptional fare at J&G Grill, the resort’s signature Jean-Georges Vongerichten restaurant, and specialty spirits and cocktails at the resort’s St. Regis Bar. Set against a breathtaking mountain backdrop, J&G Grill combines a selection of Jean-Georges’ finest appetizers, side dishes and accompaniments from his portfolio of domestic and international restaurants around the world with the highest quality meats and the freshest fish available in the market. The St. Regis Wine Vault provides guests and residents access to an impressive 6,000 bottle wine cellar with a selection of nearly 1,000 different specialty wine labels within a sophisticated ambiance.
Nestled amidst the Wasatch Mountains, The Ski Beach at The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort offers the ultimate European style après ski experience. With stunning panoramic mountain views surrounding the resort’s Ski Beach, guests and residents are invited to relax in chaise lounges on the resort’s 3,000 square foot stone Mountain Terrace. Featuring a dramatic 40-foot long Fire Garden and a multi-tiered, year-round swimming pool bookended by two outdoor hot tubs, guests and residents can unwind while enjoying fare from the resort’s J&G Grill.
St. Regis brand’s signature Remède Spa offers the exclusive Laboratoire Remède® skincare line renowned for its anti-aging therapies. The Remède Spa presents a lavish treatment menu that promises to refresh both body and mind. Guests and residents can drift away while experienced spa therapists offer customized massage, skin care, and body treatments in one of nine intimate individual rooms and two companion suites with outdoor relaxation patios. The spa, inspired by the spectacular Wasatch Mountains, welcomes guests and residents with the soothing sounds of water which flows from the hotel’s outdoor waterfall structure through the spa and into a serene pool within the meditation area.
An ideal destination for weddings, meetings and social events, The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort features more than 14,000 square feet of state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor function space. The Astor Ballroom is over 2,800 square feet and can be used in its entirety or divided into two sections for more intimate gatherings. The Ballroom has an 1,800 square foot pre-function area as well as the stunning 4,500 square foot Astor Terrace which can be tented for year-round use. All of the event space is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art meeting equipment and wireless internet.
Following in the tradition of the St. Regis brand’s legendary New York hotel, The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort features the famed hallmarks of St. Regis hotels including the iconic St. Regis Butler Service, bespoke guest experiences and luxury accommodations tailored to global travelers. Trained in the English tradition, the butlers provide ever-present, yet unobtrusive service while anticipating guest needs and customizing each guest's stay according to his or her specific tastes and preferences.
The Residences at The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort offer the rare opportunity to own a piece of one of the world’s most coveted addresses. Situated on top of the St. Regis Deer Crest Resort, 26 luxuriously appointed two to five-bedroom private residences feature expansive balconies and unobstructed views of the resort’s breathtaking alpine surroundings. Residents and their guests will enjoy access to all of The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort’s amenities and services including in-residence dining and catering, in-home Remède Spa appointments as well as personalized St. Regis Butler Service. To learn more about the privilege of ownership at The Residences at The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort, please visit www.stregisdeercrestresidences.com or contact the exclusive listing agent – Prudential Utah Real Estate, Ann MacQuoid and Suzanne Harris at (435) 649-7170.
For more information on The St. Regis Deer Crest Resort please visit www.stregis.com/deercrest.