PARSIPPANY, N.J. — The Antlers, A Wyndham Hotel, in Colorado Springs, Colo., is in the final phase of a comprehensive renovation transforming the hotel’s 273 guestrooms and suites, lobby, restaurants, and more than 27,000 square feet of meeting and event space, it was announced Sept. 27.
The renovation’s second phase includes a new rooftop pool and bar with direct views of Pike’s Peak; a lobby bar offering 100 beers, showcasing local Colorado micro brews, and 100 Colorado craft spirits; and dinner service at the new Antlers Grill, serving locally sourced fare. Additional offerings will include a rooftop garden and apiary, a new Italian restaurant, a 24-hour fitness centre and an indoor pool and hot tub.
Situated in the heart of Colorado Springs, the upscale hotel offers spectacular views of Pike’s Peak and the Rocky Mountains and is close to local shops, restaurants and museums. Its opening increases Wyndham Hotel Group’s presence in the Colorado Springs area to 15 hotels, including The Mining Exchange, A Wyndham Grand Hotel.
The Antlers was launched in 1883 by the founder of Colorado Springs, General William Jackson Palmer. Then known as “Little London” because of the multitude of English tourists to the hotel, it featured modern conveniences of the time, including a hydraulic elevator, central steam heat and gas lights. The hotel was rebuilt in 1901 following a fire and again in 1967.
The Antlers, A Wyndham Hotel, is the latest hotel to join the global Wyndham brand, which consists of nearly 100 locations in major urban and resort destinations around the world. Earlier this year, Wyndham Hotel Group announced the signing of the first Wyndham hotel in Africa, Wyndham Addis Ababa Bole Road, in Ethiopia, as well as the brand’s first Vietnam location, slated to be the tallest building in Danang.
Part of Wyndham Hotel Group, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, LLC, offers hotel and resort accommodations at nearly 100 properties throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia, Australia and China.