Rock City buys Lookout Mountain Inn
CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Rock City is going into the hotel business.
See Rock City Inc has bought Sky Harbor Court on Lookout Mountain.
They will rename it the Lookout Mountain RiverView Inn.
The company will hold an open house on June 4th and 5th to show what they’ve done withe the place.
It includes 10 renovated rooms, pool, and Skybox.
“We are excited to continue to grow our hospitality business while also demonstrating our unwavering commitment to preserving the iconic history of Lookout Mountain,” said SRC President and COO Susan Harris.
The company purchase it from Steve and Patsy Evans who ran the Inn for 20 years.
Sky Harbor Court was one of the last of the old roadside motels that catered to highway travelers headed to Florida before the interstates.
It is on the edge of Lookout Mountain overlooking Cummings Highway and Moccasin Bend.
“RiverView Inn captures the nostalgia of the golden age of ‘The American Road Trip’ while meeting the needs of today’s modern traveler,” said Jonathan Humble, innkeeper for RiverView.
“With great care we have worked to preserve and refresh the charm and enchantment of the buildings and gardens, a process that will continue over the next several years as we strive to enhance this special place. During this initial phase we focused on refreshing our boutique guestrooms which feature restored vintage furniture and brand new modern bathrooms. This inn serves as a place to relax, restore and explore all that beautiful Lookout Mountain and Chattanooga offers.”
You can learn more about RiverView Inn at their website.