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Hotel Pattee

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Picture The historic Hotel Pattee invites guests to relax in a setting that celebrates the sights and sounds, the people and memories of small town America. A unique reminder of the millions of people who came from all over the world to build our town, our state, and our country, the Pattee is one of the few hotels where every room and suite tells its own story. Our 40 individually decorated and themed guest rooms preserve history; celebrate ethnicity, honor craftsmanship, and pay tribute to the noteworthy sons and daughters of Iowa and the Midwest.

Known as one of the finest boutique hotels in the world, the Hotel Pattee stands as the idyllic retreat location. Whether it's for a couple desiring a romantic weekend getaway, a meeting planner seeking the ideal setting for a board retreat or a soon-to-be bride looking for the perfect reception site, the Pattee promises to make your event one you'll never forget.

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The historic Hotel Pattee invites guests to relax in a setting that celebrates the sights and sounds, the people and memories of small town America. A unique reminder of the millions of people who came from all over the world to build our town, our state, and our country, the Pattee is one of the few hotels where every room and suite tells its own story. Our 40 individually decorated and themed guest rooms preserve history; celebrate ethnicity, honor craftsmanship, and pay tribute to the noteworthy sons and daughters of Iowa and the Midwest.

Jay Hartz grew up in the city of St Louis Missouri. At a young age, he was surrounded by many Italian Eateries and started working for the Ponticello Family as a Dishwasher/Pizza cook at the age of 13. It was at that time he was determined to follow a career in the Hospitality Industry. Throughout High School and College, Jay worked his way up in the Food & Beverage side of the hotel industry. After College, his career blossomed as he worked in every department of the Hotel business and eventually became a General Manager. From there, Jay soon got into Multi-Unit Hotel Management. Most recently, he had dedicated his career to the Sales & Marketing side of the Hotel World as he was the Vice President of Sales for over 36 hotels in the USA. With over 35 years of experience in the Hotel/Restaurant Industry, Jay decided to purchase his own hotel. He and his wife Denise re-opened The Hotel Pattee in November of 2013.

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