“Like businesses everywhere, Guest House is responding to a serious pandemic. We have been tested in many ways—floods, tornados, record snowfall, maintenance emergencies, financial challenges—but never like this. The bad news is that we’ve had to temporarily shut down in the face of cancellations that now stretch into June. The good news is that we are being proactive, calling on a resiliency that springs from the professionalism of our management and staff, as well as from the widespread support of the Guest House community.
Guest House shut its doors in mid-March, and all staff were furloughed so they could qualify for unemployment insurance. Our dedicated team offered to work with substantial pay cuts, even for free, but in the end realized the impossibility of keeping the facility open…”