Barefoot LuxuryTM Acquires Hiker Hostel

Adds Experiential Offering for Hikers, Cyclists and Eco-Tourists

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Barefoot Luxury, Inc., announced today that it has completed its
acquisition of the Hiker Hostel from Josh and Leigh Saint. A unique bed
and breakfast concept, the Hiker Hostel caters to upscale hikers and
other outdoor enthusiasts in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

The Hiker Hostel is located in Dahlonega, Georgia, just minutes from the
base of the world renowned Appalachian Trail. Since the Saints first
opened its doors in 2004, Hiker Hostel has been a favorite amongst
hiking enthusiasts for its serene setting, friendly staff and
environmental sustainability efforts. It’s convenient location also
allows guests to experience everything historic Dahlonega has to offer
including nearby vineyards, fishing, kayaking and cultural activities.
As the site of the first major U.S. Gold Rush and the heart of Georgia
Wine Country, Dahlonega offers an authentic mountain retreat just one
hour north of metropolitan Atlanta. It’s charming town square is filled
with local shops, live music, theater, seasonal festivals and an
abundance of restaurants that all make for the perfect weekend getaway.

“The Hiker Hostel is a perfect complement to our current portfolio of
experiential travel assets,” stated J.P. Hannan, Executive Chairman of
Barefoot Luxury, Inc. “We look forward to continuing its unparalleled
level of service for mountain enthusiasts as we grow our company into a
global experiential travel brand.”

Josh and Leigh Saint added, “We have loved every minute spent building
and growing the hostel over the last thirteen years, and are excited to
see it reach new heights under the new owners. Both of us were careful
in who we allowed to make the acquisition of the Hiker Hostel. The
Barefoot Luxury team is the right owner to take it to the next level,
and Josh and I are excited to hand off the hostel to this group of
qualified industry professionals. We are sure they are going to bring
great things to Dahlonega and that guests will continue to fall in love
with the property.”

About Barefoot Luxury, Inc.

Barefoot Luxury, Inc. is an international holding company of boutique
resort properties and other hospitality assets catering to Millennials
and experiential travelers worldwide. The company is headquartered in
Atlanta, Georgia, and its corporate website can be located at


Barefoot Luxury, Inc.
Sara Crow, 404-736-9431 ext. 9158
President, Marketing