Photo Release -- New Construction Red Lion Inn & Suites Opens in Montana Lakeshore City

SPOKANE, Wash., July 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) (NYSE:RLH) today announced its new construction property, Red Lion Ridgewater Inn & Suites Polson in Montana, has officially opened.

A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/f03533b7-b74f-4525-80ac-ebb5a261878f

“We are filling rooms quickly with the height of the summer season in play at Flathead Lake,” said Mike Johnson, President of Management Consultants, Inc., and developer of the hotel.

“This is an impressive new build hotel,” said RLHC Chief Franchise Officer Brian Quinn. “Our team is executing on our strategy to grow our five RLHC brands, Hotel RL, Red Lion Hotels, Red Lion Inn & Suites, GuestHouse International and Settle Inn. This property is another excellent example of the types of franchise projects we are looking to attract.”

The Red Lion Ridgewater Inn & Suites Polson, 209 Ridgewater Drive, is located at the south end of Flathead Lake, one of the most scenic lakes in the Pacific Northwest. The hotel has 80 guest rooms, 32 of which are suites, and nearly 3,500 square feet of meeting space overlooking the lake. Guest amenities include an indoor pool, hot tub, fitness center, business center, guest laundry facilities and complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast.

About RLHC:

Red Lion Hotels Corporation is a hospitality company primarily engaged in the franchising, management and ownership of upscale, midscale and economy hotels under the Hotel RL, Red Lion Hotel, Red Lion Inn & Suites, GuestHouse International and Settle Inn brands. Established in 1959, the company has 130 hotels system wide and also owns and operates an entertainment and event ticket distribution business. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.redlion.com.

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Company Contact Pam Scott VP, Corporate Communications 509-777-6393 509-570-4610 Pam.Scott@redlion.com

Source:Red Lion Hotels Corporation