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Best Parks in America announced the addition of four new affiliated RV resorts and campgrounds in four strategic locations in the US.
The new affiliates are Elite Resorts at Citrus Valley, Orlando, FL; Strawberry Park, Preston, CT; Far Horizons 49er Village in Plymouth, CA, and Far Horizons Tucson Village RV Resort in Tucson, AZ.
Elite Resorts at Citrus Valley was re-developed and is owned by Ed Mayer, the founder of the Elite Resorts brand of parks in Florida. Located just eight miles from the gates of Disney World, Mayer acquired the resort in 2008. It has been completely renovated with brand new facilities, pavered sites, and beautiful landscaping. The resort offers 305 large lots for both ownership and rental.
Strawberry Park, also managed by Elite Resorts Management, Inc, is the first Connecticut Best Parks Affiliate. A 160 acre campground in southeastern Connecticut, minutes from Mystic Seaport, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun Casinos. Strawberry Park offers a spacious campsites and a variety of rental units. State of the art facilities include 3 large swimming pools, 2 whirlpool spas, Rec Center, arcade, Grill & Creamery and horseback trail riding.
Far Horizons 49er Village RV Resort is located in the Sierra Foothills of Amador County, conveniently close to more than 35 award-winning wineries and Amador Flower Farm in the Shenandoah Valley. Amador County is the heart of California’s historic gold era in the towns: Fiddletown, Plymouth, Dry Town, Amador City, Sutter Creek and Jackson.
Far Horizons Tucson Village is an RV community designed for discriminating vacationers age 55 and better. Tucson offers great outdoor recreation nearby for outdoor adventure, scenic attractions, outstanding golf, shopping, dining, arts and culture. The resort offers 514 sites and vacation cottage rentals.
Both the CA and AZ Far Horizon Resorts have excellent industry ratings and are the top percentile of privately-owned RV parks and resorts in the United States.
Best Parks in America is a national network of premium-level outdoor hospitality properties representing the finest RV resorts and campgrounds in the US. Its mission is to organize and promote an exclusive group of independent outdoor resorts, including destination campgrounds, luxury RV parks, romantic cabins and expansive self-contained RV resorts. Established in 2003, it started with 21 initial members. Today, affiliated Best Parks in America are independent and unique and all are committed to delivering rich, authentic experiences their guests have come to expect in their vacation experience. To be welcomed into the Best Parks family of outdoor destination resorts, each property must adhere to strict quality standards and be committed to offering the best in hospitality services.
Best Parks in America has announced a partnership with RVC Outdoor Destinations, a Memphis, Tennessee based company that has developed a unique brand of upscale RV and cottage resort properties in the Southeastern United States. Four of RVC’s properties will carry the Best Parks in America brand designation and will be part of a national family of superior resorts that now numbers 76 and growing.
“We are excited about this new partnership with RVC,” said David Gorin, President of Best Parks of America. “RVC’s outdoor destinations embody the objectives of Best Parks by offering RVers and cottage vacation guests a high quality, unique vacation experience in superb surroundings. The company is staking out a new and different business model, featuring appealing natural environments, hotel-like services and upscale amenities, and all are located within minutes of great recreational activities and attractions that are unique to each location and the community,” said Gorin.
Best Parks in America is a leading national brand for highly-rated RV parks and campgrounds. Through the partnership, the company will provide RVC with a wide range of marketing, branding, training, research, and business intelligence and information.
The four RVC Outdoor Destinations are Pine Mountain, just outside of the world famous Callaway Gardens near Atlanta, Georgia; Catherine’s Landing, which is opening April 1st and is located in Hot Springs, Arkansas; Carrabelle Beach, located directly on the Gulf of Mexico in Carrabelle, Florida; and the latest to open, Live Oak Landing, which is located on the waters of the Choctawhatchee Bay near Destin, Florida.
“We are proud to be affiliated with Best Parks in America, as we share the same values and goals of delivering a great experience to our guests. Partnerships such as this, with an established and admirable brand, allow our company to grow and become better known,” said Yale Spina, Vice President of RVC Outdoor Destinations. “We have motivated teams in place and great properties that include excellent amenities that will now be recognized with Best Parks in America. I can’t wait to get the word out,” Spina added.
RVC Outdoor Destinations has been actively seeking to develop or acquire RV properties in highly desirable vacation areas. The company anticipates that the new “Outdoor Destination” concept will have great appeal across a wide range of RVers, as well as the offering of the increasingly popular RVC Resort Cottages, yurts, and cabins to not exclude those who may not own an RV.
“I’m sure RVers, campers and others who’ve visited Best Parks in America resorts across the U.S. will applaud the partnership with RVC Outdoor Destinations,” said Gorin. “For Best Parks, the partnership marks a new opportunity for us to work with multiple park companies in providing a national brand presence that identifies superior resorts to vacationers,” he added.
For more information on Best Parks of America, visit http://www.bestparksinamerica.com.