Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Ashli Mazer
Director of Marketing and PR
724-329-6387
ashli.mazer@nemacolin.com

NEMACOLIN WOODLANDS RESORT’S FALLING ROCK RECEIVES AAA FIVE DIAMOND RATING
Only 0.3 percent of more than 58,000 AAA Approved hotels and restaurants receive the travel authority’s highest rating

Farmington, PA (August 20, 2015) – Nemacolin Woodlands Resort’s Falling Rock boutique hotel received the coveted AAA Five-Diamond designation for 2016. Nemacolin’s Falling Rock has maintained this prestigious rating consecutively since 2006.

Hotels at this level employ experienced, highly qualified staff to provide the custom service luxury hotel guests expect, according to AAA. These establishments deliver unmatched guest comfort with luxurious accommodations, extraordinary facilities and many personalized amenities.

Nemacolin’s Falling Rock is part of a select group representing the upper echelon of the hospitality industry in North America. Currently, just 121 hotels hold the AAA Five Diamond Rating.

“We are honored to receive the coveted AAA Five Diamond Award designation,” said Jennifer Jubin, General Manager at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. “This award reflects the commitment of our staff and management to provide every guest with exceptional hospitality. Our owner, Maggie Hardy Magerko, is proud of their hard work and dedication.”

“A big part of becoming a Five Diamond establishment is consistently exceeding expectations of even the most discriminating traveler, the AAA inspector. Five Diamond properties deliver a highly personalized, memorable experience, and we are pleased to recognize Falling Rock with the Five Diamond Rating,” said Michael Petrone, director of AAA Inspections & Diamond Ratings.

Falling Rock is a 42 room boutique hotel and clubhouse situated above the 18th green of Mystic Rock golf course, a PGA Tour-tested course and #1 “Public Course in Pennsylvania,” by Golfweek. The hotel, featuring 24-hour butler service opened in the fall of 2004 and was designed on the architectural principles and style of the legendary Frank Lloyd Wright.

# # #

About AAA Inspections
For 79 years AAA has used professional inspectors to conduct in-person property inspections. AAA offers the only rating system using comprehensive, on-site professional hotel and restaurant evaluations guided by member priorities. With a far greater inventory than any other rating entity, AAA’s rating system covers the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

Travelers can find Diamond Rated establishments and inspector insight in AAA trip planning products: the AAA Mobile® app for tablets and smartphones, the desktop and mobile versions of the TripTik® Travel Planner online mapping and routing tool, searchable Travel Guides on AAA.com and AAA TourBook® guides available to members at AAA/CAA offices.

As North America’s largest motoring and leisure travel organization, AAA provides more than 54 million members with travel, insurance, financial and automotive-related services. Since its founding in 1902, the not-for-profit, fully tax-paying AAA has been a leader and advocate for the safety and security of all travelers. AAA clubs can be visited on the Internet at AAA.com.

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
Nemacolin is one of North America's premier resort destinations. Situated on nearly 2,000 acres, Nemacolin features 318 luxurious guestrooms, suites, townhouses and private luxury homes, including the AAA Five-Diamond, Falling Rock boutique hotel. In addition to the internationally acclaimed Woodlands Spa, the resort offers 36 holes of golf on two championship courses - the Pete Dye designed Mystic Rock and the traditional Links Course. Outdoor enthusiasts should visit our 30-station Shooting Academy, a sporting clays facility situated on 140 acres complete with a spacious lodge. Trail rides are available at the Equestrian Center, or for a more rugged trail experience, there’s the Off-Road Driving Academy. Guests can test their luck at our Lady Luck Casino Nemacolin, featuring approximately 600 slots and 28 table games. As the seasons change, the Sundial Lodge kicks into high gear offering downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, and for an unexpected winter experience, visitors can enjoy dog sledding. Nemacolin also boasts an impressive collection of 15 restaurants and lounges, including the Forbes Five-Star, AAA Five-Diamond, Lautrec as well as a multi-million dollar art collection. For meetings and events, Nemacolin offers 32,000 square feet of meeting and banquet facilities including three ballrooms, a 200-seat lecture hall and 25 meeting rooms - making Nemacolin the ideal setting for functions ranging from weddings to sales meetings. For those guests arriving by air, our on-property private airfield with 3,900-foot airstrip is available. For additional information, please visit our website at nemacolin.com or call 866-399-6957. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-Gambler.

Events

Fitness Adventure Retreat
Thu - Sun | 04/19/18 - 04/22/18
Mindful Medium Weekend with Alaine Portner
Fri - Sun | 04/27/18 - 04/29/18
Mother's Day Weekend
Fri - Sun | 05/11/18 - 05/13/18
Fitness Adventure Retreat
Mon - Thu | 06/24/18 - 06/28/18
Fitness Adventure Retreat
Mon - Thu | 07/22/18 - 07/26/18
Fitness Adventure Retreat
Mon - Thu | 08/19/18 - 08/23/18
Annual Joe Hardy Big Smoke Golf Tournament
Thu - Sat | 09/27/18 - 09/29/18
Fitness Adventure Retreat
Mon - Thu | 10/14/18 - 10/18/18
Fitness Adventure Retreat
Mon - Thu | 11/04/18 - 11/08/18
New Year, New You
Sun | 12/16/18

In The News

Luxury Travel Magazine
February 15, 2018
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Showcases World-Class Golf Academy
Business Woman Magazine
February 09, 2018
Top Spas in the Northeast for a Valentine Weekend Getaway
Style Blueprint
February 09, 2018
3 Outside-the-Box Corporate Retreats
MSN Lifestyle
February 09, 2018
The most romantic weekend getaways in America
Global Traveler
February 09, 2018
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Shepherd’s Rock
She Knows
February 09, 2018
Active Winter Wellness Retreats to Make the Most of the Snow
AAA Diamond Awards
February 09, 2018
2018 AAA Four and Five Diamond Hotels
Style Blueprint
January 19, 2018
Corporate Retreats, Kicked Up a Notch: 3 Venues That Will Inspire You (& Your Employees)
Philly Magazine
January 19, 2018
5 Wellness Resorts to Visit Near Philadelpia
Tribune Review
January 16, 2018
Nemacolin's WinterFest celebrates the frosty season
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 15, 2018
Get a 3-course dinner for $60 at one of the highest ranked restaurants in the country
Spas of America
January 15, 2018
Spas of America Top 100 Spas of 2017
Visit PA
January 15, 2018
11 Ways to Get in Motion this Winter
The Incline
January 15, 2018
Cross dog sledding and a horse-drawn sleigh ride off your bucket list in the Laurel Highlands
Tribune Review
January 05, 2018
Calling all foodies, Nemacolin hosting Restaurant Week
Travel Agent Central
January 04, 2018
Virtuoso Picks Top Luxury Hotel Trends to Watch in 2018
Golf Magazine
December 20, 2017
Best New Golf Courses of 2017
Golfweek
December 11, 2017
Golfweek's Best: Top 100 Resort Courses in U.S.
Robb Report
December 08, 2017
10 Luxury Wellness Retreats to Kickstart Your New Year
Huffington Post
December 04, 2017
I ON TRAVEL: 5 Winter Retreats Not To Be Missed

Join E-Mail Club

Reserve Your Stay

SEND TO A FRIEND

Get a new challenge Get an audio challenge Get a visual challenge Help

Enter both words above, separated by a space
Enter the numbers you hear

Pinterest
Pause
Mail
Hide Thumbnails
Previous
Next