Ribbon Cutting Held for Cove Creek Lodge

On Thursday, June 27. 2024, the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce partnered with the Garrett County Department of Business Development to hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of Cove Creek Lodge.

Connor Norman, Business Development Specialist and Chair of the Garrett County Diplomats, led the ceremony. Local dignitaries in attendance include Garrett County Commissioner Ryan Savage; County Administrator Kevin Null; Garrett County Chamber of Commerce Board members Steve Stuck, Patty Manown Mash, and Emily Tusing; Garrett County Manager of Business Development Kim Durst; and Chamber President Andrew Fike.

Attendees congratulated owners Mark Hondru, Nick Hillebrand, Don Dobroski, and Dave Pirain and thanked them for their investment in Garrett County. Mark spoke about his own personal passion for Deep Creek Lake and how excited the owners are for the opportunity to take something so historic and iconic and transform it into a 4-star resort. According to Mark, Cove Creek Lodge’s purpose is “for every guest who comes in here, for every guest who comes to Garrett County to say, ‘Wow, I can’t wait to come back!’” He proceeded to thank a multitude of business partners, including the hotel’s rental management company, Railey Vacations.

Garrett County Diplomats Steve Bortz, Patty Manown Mash, Julie Mead, Connor Norman, Kristin Skeweris, and Emily Tusing presented the owners with their First Dollar of Profit and assisted in the official ribbon cutting.

Located in the heart of Deep Creek Lake, Cove Creek Lodge is the area’s first upscale boutique hotel experience nestled in the mountains of Western Maryland. The newly renovated lodge has an ambiance inspired by luxury, nature, and comfort. A curated guest experience defined by unmatched service excellence and unique lodging atmosphere. Inhale the crisp mountain air as you enjoy our outdoor amenities and lakefront views. Let your worries fall by the wayside as you relax by the pool or get cozy by the fire with a handcrafted cocktail from The Black Antler Lounge. Whether you’re looking for a family vacation or intimate romantic getaway, Cove Creek Lodge is perfectly suited for any occasion.

 For more information visit Cove Creek Lodge’s website covecreekdcl.com, follow them on Facebook and Instagram, or call (301) 387-5534.


Created 6/27/2024 5:38pm
Last Updated 6/28/2024 10:33am