Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa, www.eagleridge.com, managed by The Bricton Group, recently completed a multi-year renovation of the entire resort and spa including a complete refurbishment and modernization of all 80 guest rooms at the Eagle Ridge Inn and Courtyard.
Throughout the renovation, Eagle Ridge was committed to keeping the old-world aesthetic of the lodge while modernizing the interiors. Room updates touched every surface of the guest rooms, including:
• New tubs and walk-in showers, bathroom fixtures, tile and counter surfaces in all of the courtyard rooms
• All new furniture, including headboards, chairs, dressers, tables, electronics-ready desks and nightstands and mini-refrigerators in all Inn and courtyard rooms
• Paint, carpet and window treatments
• Luxury bedding, towels, pillows, lighting and art
“The first phase of the renovation was completed in 2015, which included a brand new exterior, modernized lobby and public spaces, 15,000 square feet of IACC-accredited meeting space, and restoring the golf courses to their original playing condition,” said Thomas Ruhs, General Manager.
Thousands of square feet renovated
Since Eagle Ridge began its major renovation, the following spaces have been completed:
Complete refurbishment & modernization of all 80 guest rooms at the Eagle Ridge Inn and Courtyard.
15,000 square feet of meeting space including a dedicated conference center, specially designated food and beverage service and facilities, carefully calibrated acoustics and lighting, ergonomic furniture, and state-of-the-art technology. The renovation qualified Eagle Ridge as an official member of the prestigious International Association of Conference Centers (IACC).
The entire public space, including the dramatic porte cochere at the property’s entrance, the front desk, and lobby was modernized with upscale flooring, lighting, wall color and furniture to create comfortable gathering spaces to eat, drink and socialize around the Eagle Ridge lobby fireplace.
The restaurants at Eagle Ridge were enhanced with modern paint, furniture and flooring as well as state-of-the-art equipment. Spikes restaurant was replaced with a new concept restaurant Woodstone which specializes in wood oven specialties dishes.
Reagan Davis, golf director at Eagle Ridge, oversaw the restoration of 63 holes spanning four championship courses, transforming them back to world-class, challenging and rewarding courses.
Guests can visit www.eagleridge.com to view current packages and make reservations, or call (800) 892-2269.
About Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa
Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa is located 150 miles west of Chicago within The Galena Territory, a 6,800 acre recreational, residential and resort community six miles southeast of the historic town of Galena, Ill. The resort’s grounds include 63 holes on four award-winning golf courses, and accommodations that range from quaint Inn rooms to more than 250 villas and distinctive homes. IACC certified, Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa has 15,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space and beautiful conference homes which regularly accommodate corporate groups, banquets and weddings. Other features include award-winning restaurants, the tranquil Stonedrift Spa, and an incredible selection of outdoor activities including miles of skiing, biking, hiking and horseback riding trails, as well as tennis, hot air balloon rides, boating and fishing on the picturesque 225-acre Lake Galena. For reservations or additional information, call (800) 892-2269 or visit www.eagleridge.com.
Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa
444 Eagle Ridge Drive
Galena, IL 61036
Toll Free: 800-892-2269