Woodlands Inn to sell furniture, fixtures and other items to public

Summerville, SC – Woodlands Inn, one of only four properties in the United States to hold the Mobil Five Star and AAA Five Diamond ratings for both its lodging and dining room, is selling some of its older furniture and fixtures to the public.

The items for sale were replaced in a recent $2 million renovation project that is nearing completion. The property has refreshed and refurbished all its public spaces, dining areas and guest rooms.

The sale will take place on Saturday, November 15 and Sunday, November 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Inn’s warehouse on 100 West Richardson Avenue in Summerville.

Items available include furniture, lamps, lighting, drapery and art work. There will be no preview or presale. For more information, call 843-875-2600.

About Woodlands Inn

Located in the charming village of Summerville and just a short drive from historic Charleston, SC, Woodlands Inn is an immaculately restored 1906 classic revival mansion set amidst 42 acres of parkland grounds. It is one of only four properties in North America to hold the Mobil Five Star and AAA Five Diamond ratings for both its accommodations and dining room. In 2008, it was also ranked by readers of Travel + Leisure magazine as number one in the US and Canada for service, and number three worldwide. The resort features 18 guest rooms and suites, a country guest cottage, a day spa, croquet lawn, red-clay tennis courts, a temperature-controlled swimming pool, unique meeting facilities, and golf privileges at nearby area courses. The Dining Room at Woodlands is widely known for its innovative and sophisticated version of New American Cuisine and the use of fresh local foods to create a nightly menu with a Lowcountry influence. Woodlands is a member of the prestigious global organization, Relais & Chateaux, and maintains the organization’s culinary distinction, Grand Chef. For more information call (800) 774-9999 or visit http://www.woodlandsinn.com/.

About Salamander Hospitality

Woodlands Inn is owned and managed by Salamander Hospitality, a privately owned and operated company based in Middleburg, VA, just outside Washington, D.C. Founded by entrepreneur Sheila C. Johnson in 2005, the company owns, manages and develops hotels, resorts and inns that reflect the authenticity and character of their surrounding environment. The portfolio includes Innisbrook Golf Resort and Club near Tampa, Fla., and the luxurious Salamander Resort & Spa, located in Middleburg and scheduled to open in spring 2010. The company also owns and operates a division of gourmet prepared food markets called Market Salamander with locations in Middleburg and Palm Beach, FL, and Salamander Touch, a fine goods and linen store in Middleburg for the luxury resort lifestyle. For additional information, call (540) 687-3710 or visit http://www.salamanderhospitality.com/.

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