esta Hospitality, a leading hotel acquisition, development and management company, is pleased to announce the grand opening of Riverhouse on the Deschutes, a full-service hotel and 36,000-square foot convention center located in Bend, Oregon this June. Overlooking the picturesque Deschutes river, Riverhouse was originally established in 1974 and has long been a venerated property. Following a $10 million plus renovation, the brilliantly reimagined destination boasts not only a new name, but also fully-renovated accommodations, a new original on-site restaurant, updated convention center capabilities, and a highly-skilled team of industry experts.
“We are excited to officially open the doors of Riverhouse on the Deschutes and welcome travelers, corporate clientele and our local neighbors alike to experience all that we have to offer,” said Rick Takach, CEO of Vesta Hospitality. “Whether joining us for a quick afternoon lunch or spending a week enjoying our riverfront lodging, we will ensure every guest experiences the sublime of the High Desert life and the highest level of personalized services.”
The 221-room hotel features fully redesigned guest rooms, suites and public spaces outfitted with polished accommodations, world-class amenities, and an authentic Northwestern flair. Centrally located in the heart of the hotel is CURRENTS, an original restaurant offering innovative Pacific Northwest cuisine with a local, seasonal focus. Riverhouse’s multi-functional convention center is the largest in Central Oregon, offering extensive meeting facilitates with state-of-the-art audiovisual technologies as well as acclaimed private event services.
At the helm of Riverhouse on the Deschutes is a team of venerated industry leaders. Hotel General Manager Todd Cooley, General Manager of Food & Beverage Jeff Stokholm, and Restaurant Manager Benjamin Edel are among the many experienced professionals curating expert guest services and experiences to not just meet — but exceed — every guests’ expectations.
Vesta Hospitality will celebrate the official Grand Opening of Riverhouse on the Deschutes on Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 with a commemorative “Pine Garland” Cutting Ceremony at 1:30PM, followed by property tours. Afterwards, the Riverhouse team will host a private cocktail reception from 5-7PM.