• Kennedy Space Center

  • Sequoia Park Room

  • Yellowstone

  • Yosemite Park

  • Yosemite Dining

Parks

Providing clients and visitors with unparalleled stewardship and hospitality services

You can’t really understand a place until you understand its culture, history, landscape and traditions. At Delaware North, we take pride in cultivating this understanding. It’s how we elevate the guest experience to create a memory that will never be forgotten. A memory that draws guests back time and time again. The places we operate—hotels, resorts, cultural attractions and parks—make countless memories for millions of guests each and every year. We bring a rare attention to detail to every property in our care, and to each and every individual we serve across our diverse operating companies.

Our mission
“To Provide Stewardship and Hospitality in Special Places Dedicated to Creating Memorable Guest Experiences as Unique as the Destination.SM”

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Services

  • Food and Beverage

    • As a leader in food service management, we operate some of the busiest and most famous kitchens in the world. 

  • Retail

    • Delaware North operates 300 stores in parks, resorts, attractions, airports, toll plazas, sporting venues, open-air marketplaces and gaming properties worldwide.

  • Lodging

    • Delaware North's hotel management experience extends from North America to Australia. From wilderness camps to luxury hotel suites and National Historic Landmarks — each require a specific set of skills. 

  • Special Events

    • From the iconic Plaza in New York City to the enormous Wembley Stadium in London, every event, fundraiser, wedding or celebration is different -- so we treat each one as if it were the only one. 

  • Venue Management

    • As a property owner and manager, Delaware North has a reputation for outstanding venue management for numerous clients. 

Operating in 10 National & State Parks

Kings Canyon Park

With Delaware North taking over the National Park Service contract at Kings Canyon National Park in California in late 2013, the company now operates at 10 national and state parks.

“It may be the most successful hotel company you probably never heard of. It’s Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, the Buffalo, N.Y.-based operator of 20 lodging properties with about 4,000 units mostly in or near national and state parks.”

Lodging Hospitality magazine

Telling the Story

Interpretation is a key aspect of Delaware North’s stewardship of special places, and nowhere is that more evident than at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, where the company displays and preserves NASA’s priceless space artifacts, including Space Shuttle Atlantis.