Kohler Co.’s newest property named #2 in the best new hotel category
for the publication’s reader-driven awards
Kohler, Wis. – January 8, 2018 – Kohler Co. is pleased to announce that its newest property, LODGE KOHLER, has been ranked second in the Best New Hotel category for the 2018 USA TODAY 10Best.com Readers’ Choice Awards. Readers were prompted to vote for their favorite new hotel among the 20 nominees, which were selected by a panel of experts comprised of editors and contributors from USA TODAY and 10Best.com.
Located across the street from the historic Lambeau Field, LODGE KOHLER opened its doors to the public in July 2017 as the premier hotel in the Green Bay Packer’s Titletown District and earned the coveted AAA Four-Diamond rating upon opening. LODGE KOHLER is one of 10 Wisconsin properties to boast a Four-Diamond rating and also joins the Kohler Co. portfolio of other AAA Diamond rated properties.
“We are both humbled and thrilled to be honored as one of the best new hotels amongst an incredible group of properties,” said Dilan Van Ryn, General Manager LODGE KOHLER. “USA TODAY is one of the most well-known news sources in the world, and being recognized by its readers further exemplifies our brand’s ongoing commitment to providing unparalleled guest experiences.”
Located in the heart of Green Bay’s new Titletown District, LODGE KOHLER features 144 guest rooms outfitted with custom KOHLER bathroom products. Visitors can immerse themselves in Packers history through the artfully curated collection of photographs and memorabilia displayed throughout the property. Guests can relax and indulge at KOHLER Waters SPA (the brand’s fourth location), which features innovative hydrotherapy treatments, a coed sauna, expansive relaxation spaces, steam room, cool plunge pool and state-of-the-art hydromassage experience pool – unlike any other in the country. The property also boasts a rooftop restaurant and bar, Taverne in the Sky, which offers modern rotisserie cuisine and panoramic views of Lambeau Field, all within an upscale setting.
About Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate Group
The Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate profile includes The American Club, boasting the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel property in Wisconsin, and world-renowned championship golf courses Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run. Acquired in 2004, its sister property, The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in the birthplace of golf, St Andrews, Scotland, is a AA Five Red Star property and recognized as one of the most luxurious resorts in the world.
About LODGE KOHLER
LODGE KOHLER opened July 19, 2017 with 134 guest rooms and 10 suites, all with custom-designed KOHLER bathrooms and bedrooms, and is the exclusive hotel in the new Titletown District in Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Reservations are accepted at the panoramic top-floor Taverne in the Sky restaurant and bar with outdoor dining, two interior dining rooms, two private dining areas, as well as an outdoor terrace overlooking Lambeau Field with gas fireplaces, lounge seating and cigars to enjoy.
On the first floor, at the indoor/outdoor Leaps & Bounds Café, guests can get specialty coffees, pastries, salads and wraps, along with signature snack boards featuring house-crafted spreads and artisanal cheeses, as well as tap wine and cocktails in the evening. In addition to seating indoors, there is an outdoor terrace that opens up onto the Titletown plaza.
KOHLER Waters SPA at LODGE KOHLER, a classically designed and elegant space, features a variety of innovative spa services, including a state-of-the-art Hydromassage Experience Pool, KOHLER Custom Vichy shower, as well as a co-ed sauna, steam room and cool plunge pool. There are six treatment rooms, three finishing stations, a hair salon and boutique. KOHLER Waters SPA offers a full menu of massage, hydrotherapy and body treatments as well as facials, manicures and pedicures, and waxing services. KOHLER Waters SPA is open daily. Spa reservations can be made at (855) 395-7638.
The hotel also features The Huddle gift shop, indoor family pool with swimming lanes, enhanced fitness center, 24-hour business center, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, full-service concierge, complimentary valet service and shuttle transportation.
About Kohler Hospitality & Real Estate Group
Kohler Co. is known for its long history of cutting-edge kitchen and bath products, engines and generators. But in 1981, Herb Kohler transformed a workers’ dormitory called The American Club on the headquarters property into a world-class resort hotel. It was later joined in 2004 by The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in St. Andrews, Scotland. Both properties, known for their high-level customer service and impeccable attention to detail, are recognized internationally for their hosting of golf’s Major championships. Destination Kohler is home to two public venues Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run, which have collectively hosted the 1998 and 2012 U.S. Women’s Open, the 2007 U.S. Senior Open, the 2004, 2010 and 2015 PGA Championships and will host the 2020 Ryder Cup. The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa stands within 10 feet along the fairway of the 17th hole, the Road Hole, golf’s most famous hole on its most famous course. It also offers golf at the Duke’s, a special heathland course in the Kingdom of Fife. The resort has served as host-hotel for both the 2010 and 2015 Open Championship and the annual Alfred Dunhill Links Championship. Both resorts have a KOHLER Waters SPA, which are acclaimed for their innovative water-based therapies.