LaQuinta Brookside Inn four-story hotel in White City is open for business. They will have a grand opening Friday, June 20. The event will be from 12n- 2 p.m. with ribbon cutting at 1 p.m. with the county commissioners.
Each room features a flat screen television and high speed Internet access. There is a large swimming pool and exercise room. Breakfast is included with each reservation.
Community facilities will include a breakfast room that will seat 60
and there is a facility with the appropriate arrangements for a
Not only is pricing competitive, those 18 and under stay free.
hotel is fully booked for the first three weekends. They are the
official host hotel for the National Hot Rod Association. Hot rod cars
will be on display for the grand opening as racers prepare for a
weekend event at the Jackson County raceway.
feature at the hotel is the lighted waterfall. Funded by the Jackson
County Urban Renewal Agency, it is especially attractive after dark.
There are three 500 gallon tanks that circulate 1500 gallons of water
over the large rocks and trees. Casey Arcen of Mountainscape Waterfalls
designed the feature.
The 72-room hotel is owned by Tim Baker and Jim Bennett. Andrew Faw is the manager.
hotel is across from Big R and next to Cascade Bingo, at 2020 Leigh
Drive. For information call (541) 826-0800 or fax (541) 826-0585.
By Nancy Leonard
Of the Independent