Why Park City for Your Next Meeting?
The snow is melting, making way for the hordes of visitors who love mountain biking, white-water rafting, fly-fishing and more. Activities are available at all the ski resorts — Park City Mountain, Deer Valley and the Canyons — as well as out on the rivers and the surrounding hills.
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Recent Updates to Hotels and Venues for Meetings and Events
- The Stein Eriksen Lodge took advantage of the past two years to renovate all 178 guest rooms, and the bathrooms have been completely redesigned. The suite kitchens now have commercial-grade appliances and updated cabinetry. This spring the property will complete a redo of the Troll Hallen and Glitretind restaurants, and the Odin Valhalla room. The lodge features more than 23,000 square feet of event space.
- Now open in Canyons Village is the Pendry Park City. The 153 guest rooms at the ski-in, ski-out resort range from studios to four-bedroom residences, and more than 7,000 square feet of meeting space is available for groups. Sporting the city’s only hotel rooftop pool and bar, the property also offers a ski valet, a state-of-the-art fitness center and a spa with eight treatment rooms.
- The food-and-beverage outlets at the 220-room Montage Deer Valley will get a refresh this summer; a redesign of the rooms is a possibility, as well, but no dates, designs or details have been solidified. The luxury ski-in, ski-out property features a 35,000-square-foot spa and 18,000 square feet of event space.
- The Goldener Hirsch Deer Valley Resort, which added 40 condos to its existing 20 rooms in autumn 2020, is now a member of the Auberge Resorts Collection. Small groups can enjoy a “snow picnic” in winter, with cozy blankets, a bonfire and chocolate fondue.
- The first phase of the new Salt Lake City International Airport, just 35 minutes from Park City, debuted in 2020 and the demolition of the old facility is underway. Delta Air Lines has 25 gates in the new Concourse A-west, including six international gates. Concourse B-west has 20 gates for Alaska, American, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest and United airlines. The second phase of the new airport will open in 2024, adding 22 gates to Concourse A-east and a new tunnel to connect concourses A and B.
The 2021 Green Business of the Year award from Recycle Utah was given to the 177-room Hyatt Centric Park City
for its reductions in waste, water usage, energy and more. The property has welcomed a new executive chef, Jacqueline Siao, who oversees all food and beverage for the hotel, including Escala Provisions Company Restaurant & Bar, The Market and in-room dining. The Hyatt stole Siao from Colorado’s W Aspen
Among the area’s group properties are the 488-room Westgate Park City Resort & Spa, 290-room Grand Summit Hotel, 220-room Montage Deer Valley, 200-room Sheraton Park City, 182-room DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Park City – the Yarrow, 180-room Stein Eriksen Lodge, 176-unit Lodges at Deer Valley and 159-room Waldorf Astoria Park City.
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- New on the dining scene is Tupelo Park City, whose chef-driven menu uses American ingredients in internationally inspired dishes. Guests will enjoy choices such as those on a recent winter lineup: Idaho trout with confit duck fat potatoes, Brussels sprouts, smoked bacon and apple glaze; grilled cauliflower steak with herb-chili pesto, pistachios, winter greens, fried chickpeas and mint; or roast pork tenderloin with sweet potato mash, crispy Brussels sprouts in a black molasses vinaigrette. The restaurant holds 25 for a private event.
- Right in the center of town on Historic Main street, O.P. Rockwell is the perfect spot for a night out with the group. The entertainment venue features two spaces with their own bars, and welcomes up to 150 people upstairs at the Rockwell Listening Room; downstairs, The GoJo accommodates up to 400.
- Get your group out on the nearby rivers with one of Park City’s water-sports outfitters. All Seasons Adventures, Destination Sports and Adventure, Park City Rafting, and Utah Outdoor Adventure are prepared to take people riding on the Weber and Provo rivers. Or float in a different direction with Barefoot Tubing.
- Winter or summer, groups can ride the chairlift to Lookout Cabin on Park City Mountain for a stellar meal with matching views.
- Participants can get the thrill of winter sports events in the summer at Utah Olympic Park. Set up summer bobsled rides at the venue that was used for the 2002 games, or extreme tubing on the ski jump.
Airport Transit: Salt Lake City International Airport, about 35 minutes from downtown. Shared transport to Park City includes Canyon Transportation, from $43 ($86 roundtrip). Uber and Lyft start at $49.
Taxes: Park City, 13.37%; Summit county (Canyons Village to Kimball Junctions), 10.47%
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