Guest-based honor awarded to Christie Lodge for service |

Guest-based honor awarded to Christie Lodge for service

Daily staff report

AVON — The Christie Lodge has announced it has been awarded the prestigious RCI Silver Crown Resort award by RCI, a vacation exchange company.

Resorts that have provided outstanding experiences for RCI exchange guests are honored with this award. These resorts have met quality and service standards based on ratings from RCI Subscribing Member Comment Cards.

“The Christie Lodge board and management are much honored to receive this award. It could not be done with the outstanding service provided by our exceptional staff,” said Lisa Siegert-Free, managing director and general manager of The Christie Lodge.

“RCI’s Resort Recognition Program helps ensure that our affiliated properties meet our standards for quality in accommodations, hospitality and member experience,” said Gordon Gurnik, president of RCI. “We are thrilled to recognize those who have attained this designation and continue to work to offer high-quality vacation experiences to RCI subscribing members.”

About Christie Lodge

Opened in 1982 as a timeshare, the Christie Lodge is one of the largest properties in the Vail Valley and one of the largest independently managed timeshare properties in North America. The Christie Lodge is a multi-use property which offers 280 one- and three-bedroom suites available to timeshare owners and nightly renters. Christie Lodge amenities include heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools and four hot tubs. The lodge also provides a variety of activities including a kid’s activity center, pingpong tables and foosball.

Vacation Exchange Leader

RCI is a worldwide leader in vacation exchange with nearly 4,500 affiliated resorts in more than 100 countries. RCI pioneered the concept of vacation exchange in 1974, offering members increased flexibility and versatility with their vacation ownership experience. Today, through the RCI Weeks program, the week-for-week exchange system, and the RCI Points program, the industry’s first global points-based exchange system, RCI provides flexible vacation options to its approximately 3.7 million RCI subscribing members each year.