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Congratulations to Anne and Rachel, first same-sex wedding at The Herrington Inn

June 17, 2014 • Hotels & TravelLocal AttractionsSpecial EventsUncategorizedWeddingsWine & Spirits0 Comments

It was a romantic day etched softly on the hearts of those that were here to witness this epic celebration.  Epic because Anne and Rachel exchanged vows exactly fifteen years after their first date. On June 1st, 2014, the lonesome … READ MORE

The Evolution of Afternoon Tea in Geneva, IL

April 23, 2014 • Afternoon TeaDining & GourmetHotels & TravelLocal AttractionsSpecial Events0 Comments

Recently The Herrington Inn & Spa announced the addition of Briton Stewart Boynton, as the Director of Operations for The Herrington Inn & Spa.  His background with five star hotels in England is exactly what was needed to raise the … READ MORE

The Classic Car Club of America cross country trip stops at The Herrington Inn & Spa in Geneva, IL

May 10, 2013 • Dining & GourmetHotels & TravelLocal AttractionsSpecial Events0 Comments

  Even though the weather could have cooperated better, the proud members of the Classic Car Club of America pulled into the parking lot at The Herrington Inn & Spa to park their beautiful, antique, mint-condition vehicles for a midwest … READ MORE

Enjoy outdoor dining on Geneva’s waterfront in Atwater’s

May 1, 2013 • Dining & GourmetHotels & TravelLocal AttractionsWine & Spirits0 Comments

Atwater’s in The Herrington Inn & Spa is pleased to announce the opening of our courtyard patio and Atwater’s new spring menu! Executive Chef Jason Tsoris has selected many fresh fish items for his new spring menu.  “We have recently … READ MORE

Small town boutique hotels offer big advantages

February 18, 2013 • Hotels & TravelUncategorized0 Comments

The following article was reprinted from Hotel News Now, February 11, 2013. The full text of the article is available by clicking here. Most small towns have a story to tell. Lynchburg, Virginia, is one of those towns. Before the Depression … READ MORE

Paul Ruby: A General Manager who must smile from the inside

February 13, 2013 • Hotels & TravelLocal Attractions0 Comments

Reprinted from www.hotelsmag.com Editor’s Note: This article by Paul Ruby gracefully addresses how a hotel general manager overcomes the daily challenge of working with Parkinson’s disease. I remember as a teenager in the 1970’s watching the television show Fantasy Island … READ MORE

Enjoy the new year from The Herrington Inn & Spa

December 26, 2012 • Dining & GourmetHotels & TravelLocal AttractionsSpecial EventsUncategorized0 Comments

Holiday greetings from The Herrington! As we ponder the past year, we count our blessings as we have hosted thousands of guests from 19 different countries, including several high profile celebrities, and even a lucky couple win a complimentary wedding … READ MORE

Happy Thanksgiving from The Herrington Inn & Spa

November 16, 2012 • Hotels & TravelLocal AttractionsSpecial EventsUncategorized0 Comments

Getting into the spirit of Thanksgiving, we are grateful for all of our past, present, and future clients who have helped us be a premier destination for 19 years. In 2013, we will celebrate our 20th birthday here at The … READ MORE

Hospitality

January 30, 2012 • Hotels & Travel1 Comment

We were just talking this morning about what the true meaning of hospitality is.  Let’s look at the definition: Hospitality: Friendly, welcoming, and generous treatment offered to guests, clients, or even a stranger.  From a company perspective, it means adhering to … READ MORE