ORLANDO, Fla. (March 5, 2014) – WorldMark® by Wyndham, one of Wyndham Vacation Ownership’s four consumer brands, today announced it has reopened one of its most popular resorts, WorldMark Deer Harbor, after a comprehensive renovation of the property. Nestled on 11 acres in the Orcas Islands of Washington State, the resort is comprised of 25 private cottages overlooking the Deer Harbor Marina. Today, 17 of the 25 cottages are now open for occupancy, with the remaining eight to be opened in May.
“We’re very excited to see our WorldMark Deer Harbor resort reopen after many months of renovations, said Geoff Richards, chief operations officer, Wyndham Vacation Ownership. “The newly refurbished cottages, situated on the shoreline of Deer Harbor Marina, truly provide an amazing vacation experience for our owners and guests.”
The resort offers individual cottages with studio and one-bedroom units. Each unit boasts a private deck with a hot tub, fireplace and an area for barbeque. The renovations included new carpeting, paint, furniture, bedding, electronics as well as updated kitchens and baths. A former conference space has been converted into a recreation building with a fitness center and pool tables. Owners and guests can enjoy the resort’s outdoor swimming pool, coastal views and a variety of local excursions nearby.
The Orcas Islands is a year-around vacation destination offering endless outdoor possibilities. Visitors can hop aboard a whale watching and wildlife tour, rent a kayak or paddle boat or hike the rugged trails of the 5,000 Moran State Park. The charming villages of the island include a variety of restaurants, boutiques, art galleries and museums.
The resort is WorldMark by Wyndham’s tenth resort location in Washington State. Other locations include: WorldMark Birch Bay, WorldMark Discovery Bay, WorldMark Chelan – Lake House, WorldMark Lake Chelan Shores, WorldMark Leavenworth, WorldMark Long Beach, WorldMark Mariner Village, WorldMark Seattle – The Camlin, and WorldMark Surfside Inn.
ABOUT WORLDMARK BY WYNDHAM
WorldMark by Wyndham provides a wide range of vacation options to thousands of families each year. Its resorts can be found in some of the most beautiful locations on earth – from Canada, the West Coast of the United States, Hawaii and Florida to Mexico and Fiji. A brand of Wyndham Vacation Ownership, WorldMark by Wyndham broke new ground in the vacation ownership industry by creating a network of drive-to resort properties and off-site sales offices.
WorldMark by Wyndham’s innovative credit-based system, WorldMark, The Club, is a diverse and flexible vacation ownership club. Depending on the number of vacation credits owned, and subject to availability, vacations can be taken any time during the year, in a variety of condominium sizes, for a day, a week, or more. By using vacation credits as a form of currency, WorldMark’s owners can choose among more than 70 resorts in some of the most highly sought-after locales.
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Manager, Corporate Communications
Wyndham Vacation Ownership