Chapter 20 Resort Operations & Management

1 2 3 housinglodgingfoodandbeverage

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Unformatted text preview: community properties Resorts are a combination of 3 elements: 1. 1. 2. 3. Housing/lodging, food and beverage services that cater to people away from home Recreational attraction that draw the guest Activities that occupy guests during their stay Resorts often center on Recreation Recreation Golf Skiing Tennis Seaside Mountains Fishing Health spas Premium recreational amenities and facilities become the attraction for people to travel to the destination Examples: Examples: Pebble Beach Resort, CA Pinehurst Resort, NC Both resorts offer world class golf Destination resorts Destination Tend to be remote locations Are self contained The recreational amenities offered are some of the best – These are the motivating factors for people to travel, often long distances to the destination Non-destination resorts Non-destination Found close to a primary attraction – Natural or man­made The attraction is the motivation for travel Frequented by visitors 2­3 hour dri...
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This note was uploaded on 11/07/2011 for the course HFT 1000 taught by Professor Dr.kharris during the Fall '10 term at FSU.

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