Olympic Peninsula Hospitality, LLC, (OPH) has been selected to be awarded a new 10-year Concession Contract to operate overnight accommodations, food and beverage, retail, hot mineral springs and swimming pools, campgrounds, and other related services at Sol Duc Hot Springs Resort within Olympic National Park. In this new contract the Concessioner will assume operation of the Sol Duc Campground and the group campsite.
Olympic Peninsula Hospitality is owned by Aramark Sports and Entertainment Services, LLC. Aramark has been managing Sol Duc Hot Springs Resort since 2005 and currently manages Lake Crescent Lodge, Log Cabin Resort, Fairholme Store, and Hurricane Ridge Gifts & Snack Bar within Olympic National Park, and Lake Quinault Lodge in Olympic National Forest.
Concessioners fill a vital role in helping the National Park Service carry out its mission by operating publicly owned facilities and offering high-quality commercial visitor services at reasonable prices. As required by the 1998 Concession Management Improvement Act, the NPS solicited for proposal from April 28 through July 28, 2015, for the commercial services provided at Sol Duc Hot Springs Resort within Olympic National Park.