SAN DIEGO—RAR Hospitality is expanding its branded hotel collection with the management of two hotel properties in Carlsbad, CA, Holiday Inn Carlsbad and Staybridge Suites Carlsbad.
The Carlsbad hotels mark its eighth and ninth hotels in Southern California, and the first expansion of its portfolio in 2016. RAR Hospitality EVP of Operations Bob Moore played an integral role in the assumption of management of the two hotels, according to the company.
“We are very proud to partner with two strong hotel brands in Carlsbad, a city that I extremely admire and advocate for,” said Moore. “Our team has proven time and again that it can effectively drive profitable business for all our hotels and we look forward to expanding our portfolio with our exceptional level of service.”
RAR Hospitality oversees all aspect of the hotels’ day-to-day operations including customer service, food and beverage, marketing, accounting and human resources. Holiday Inn Carlsbad is a three-floor, 133-room hotel property and Staybridge Suites Carlsbad has three floors and accommodations totaling 106 suites.
Shared hotel amenities include onsite dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Stratus Restaurant and Bar, resort-style courtyard and an outdoor relaxation pool that are all available to both properties’ guests. Other amenities for each hotel include a 24-hour business center, health and fitness facility and complimentary high-speed Internet service.
“Bob Moore was instrumental in the development of Carlsbad as a destination. It is truly exciting to have him back in the area and once again serve as an advocate for our magnificent community,” said Carlsbad Mayor Matt Hall.
The Holiday Inn Carlsbad and Staybridge Suites Carlsbad were both designed for sustainability with the IHG Green Engage system and allow the hotels to measure energy, carbon and water use while helping the properties achieve energy savings of up to 25%.