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Hunt Valley Inn gets facelift, new brand

Hunt Valley Inn gets facelift, new brand

The Hunt Valley Inn is celebrating its new status. Three weeks ago, on Jan. 28, the 392-room hotel and meeting center officially became a Wyndham Grand Hotel. The designation puts the Hunt Valley Inn, 245 Shawan Road, in the top tier of the Wyndham Hotel Group's brand.

"Travelers and conferences have higher expectations of the physical property and services," Erik Weinert, Hunt Valley's director of sales and marketing, said of the Wyndham Grand Hotel designation. "We anticipate a boost in traffic."

In 2013, Laurus Corp., a Los Angeles-based real estate investment and development company that specializes in hotels and resorts, office buildings and...