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Grand Geneva® Resort & Spa Named Top 10 Resort Hotel in the Midwest by Travel + Leisure 2020 World’s Best Awards

Posted: Jul 13, 2020 | Press Releases , Awards

Grand Geneva® Resort & Spa Named Top 10 Resort Hotel in the Midwest by Travel + Leisure2020 World’s Best Awards   Lake Geneva,  Wisconsin – July 8, 2020 – Grand Geneva® Resort & Spa is pleased to announce it has been named to the Travel + Leisure 2020 World’s Best Awards.  Owned and managed by Marcus Hotels & Resorts®, Grand Geneva was awarded Top 10 Best Resort Hotel in the Midwest. Every year Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards asks readers to weigh in on travel experiences around the globe – to share their opinions on the top hotels, resorts, cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines and more. Hotels are rated on their facilities, location, service, food and overall value.  Situated on 1,300 acres in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, Grand Geneva Resort & Spa offers a variety of adventures one can only experience at this AAA Four Diamond Wisconsin resort. With championship golf courses, family-f

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GRAND GENEVA RESORT & SPA AND TIMBER RIDGE LODGE & WATERPARK REOPENING ON MONDAY JUNE 15

Posted: Jun 03, 2020 | Press Releases

Lake Geneva, Wisc. (June 3, 2020) – Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), will reopen the doors of Grand Geneva Resort & Spa and its on-site sister property Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark on Monday, June 15, 2020 with the introduction of the CleanCare Pledge, which ensures enhanced cleanliness and safety measures are in place for its guests and associates.“Grand Geneva and Timber Ridge are ideal drivable getaways for guests seeking retreat opportunities close to home that give them the space they desire, with fresh air, outdoor activities, and plenty of private spaces,” said Michael R. Evans, President of Marcus Hotels & Resorts. “For the past month, we have been reexamining the guest experience, finding ways to make it safer and to ease any guest concerns so when our guests escape to our resort they can relax and immediately get into vacation-mode.”In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Marcu

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February 2020 Media Highlights

Posted: Mar 11, 2020 | Press Coverage

Travel + Leisure, February 1, 2020These Hotels Have Some of Valentine’s Day’s Most Over-the-top Offers — and They’re Available to Book Nowhttps://www.travelandleisure.com/holiday-travel/valentines-day/valentines-day-hotel-experiences Reader's Digest, February 6, 202017 Luxurious Valentine’s Day Hotel Packageshttps://www.rd.com/advice/travel/valentines-day-hotel-packages/page/2/ Milwaukee Magazine, February 13, 2020Your family travel guide to Lake Genevahttps://www.milwaukeemag.com/another-outdoor-igloo-dining-experience-comes-milwaukee-area/ Chicago Parent, February 19, 2020 (Grand Geneva and Timber Ridge)Your family travel guide to Lake Genevahttps://www.chicagoparent.com/explore/travel/lake-geneva-family-guide/

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Sisters enjoying waterpark fun

January 2020 Media Highlights

Posted: Feb 04, 2020 | Press Coverage

HGTV, January 23, 2020The Gramping Travel Trend: Why Grandparents and Grandkids Should Travel Togetherhttps://www.hgtv.com/lifestyle/travel/gramping-trip-ideas-grandparents-grandkids-picturesMilwaukee Journal Sentinel, January 16, 2020 (Timber Ridge)When it's too cold to swim outside, check out one of these indoor waterparks in Wisconsinhttps://www.jsonline.com/story/life/wisconsin-family/2020/01/16/indoor-waterparks-wisconsin-great-family-recreation-winter/2776951001/Mommy Nearest, January 1, 2020 (Timber Ridge)Must-Visit Indoor Water Parks in the Chicago Areahttps://www.mommynearest.com/edition/chicago/article/must-vist-indoor-water-parks-in-the-chicago-area

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March 2020 Media Highlights

Posted: Jul 22, 2020 | Press Coverage

Northwest Indiana Times, March 15Grand Geneva Resort Celebrates 25 Years  https://www.nwitimes.com/lifestyles/grand-geneva-resort-celebrates-years/article_88e849e7-4471-5bac-a430-4d2fc36220e0.html Lake Geneva Regional News, March 8Italian Restaurant Wins Diner’s Choice Awardhttps://www.lakegenevanews.net/entertainment/dining/restaurants/italian-restaurant-wins-diners-choice-award/article_cf2003ab-4971-56d4-9f62-5c6d501f48e2.html Illinois Meeting + Events, Winter 2020 IssueRoad Trip: Wisconsin Onlinehttps://il.meetingsmags.com/road-trip-wisconsin 

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Summer Media Highlights

Posted: Jul 29, 2020 | Press Coverage

Make It Better, May 21, 2020The 13 Best Public Golf Courses in Chicago and Wisconsinhttps://better.net/travel/best-public-golf-courses-chicago-wisconsin/Nerd Wallet, June 24, 2020Best Hotels to Watch Fourth of July Fireworkshttps://www.nerdwallet.com/article/travel/best-hotels-to-watch-fourth-of-july-fireworks-this-yearFamily Road Trip Guru, June 29, 2020Best Family Vacation in Wisconsin #3 - Lake Genevahttps://familyroadtripguru.com/2020/06/29/best-family-vacations-in-wisconsin/Smart Meetings, June 30, 2020Grand Geneva awarded Best Golf Resorthttps://www.smartmeetings.com/magazine_article/2020-smart-stars-award-winnersFamily Road Trip Guru, June 29, 2020Best Family Vacation in Wisconsin #3 - Lake Genevahttps://familyroadtripguru.com/2020/06/29/best-family-vacations-in-wisconsin/    Bleu Magazine, June 18, 2020Charming Lake Geneva, WI

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About Grand Geneva Resort & Spa

Owned and managed by Marcus Hotels & Resorts, Grand Geneva Resort & Spa is an award-wining, AAA Four-Diamond all-seasons resort set on 1,300 acres in the legendary southeastern Wisconsin community of Lake Geneva. Located 90 minutes from Chicago and 50 minutes from Milwaukee, Grand Geneva Resort & Spa features 356 guest accommodations, including deluxe rooms and suites, along with 29 new villas. On site, guests can enjoy the WELL Spa + Salon; two championship 18-hole golf courses; The Mountain Top, a ski and snowboard facility; 62,000-square-feet of meeting and convention space and three restaurants. Also on the resort’s grounds is the Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark, featuring 225 guest suites and 50,000 square feet of year-round, indoor/outdoor waterpark excitement, bringing the total number of rooms on the Grand Geneva campus to 609.

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