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Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground in Downtown Savannah

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 14, 2018– Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with HOS Management, broke ground yesterday afternoon at the future home of the Cambria Hotel Savannah Historic District. Located at 321 Montgomery St., the 103-room, six-story property is slated to open in 2019.

Choice Hotels Completes Acquisition Of WoodSpring Suites Brand And Franchise Business

ROCKVILLE, Md–Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, completed its acquisition of the brand and franchise business of WoodSpring Suites, an extended-stay lodging brand, from WoodSpring Hotels LLC.

Ascend Hotel Collection Surpasses 250 Properties Open or in the Pipeline

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 22, 2018–The Ascend Hotel Collection, the world’s first and largest soft brand, reached a milestone by surpassing 200 properties open globally, with more than 50 in the pipeline. The upscale brand, franchised by Choice Hotels International Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, finished 2017 with one of its best

Cambria Hotels Achieves Record-Setting 2017 with Most Openings and Largest Pipeline in Brand’s History

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 22, 2018— Cambria Hotels finished 2017 by opening the most properties in a single year and increasing the pipeline to the largest in the brand’s history. The upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, now has 37 open hotels across the United States, including 10 that opened

Sleep Inn Brand Surpasses 400 Properties Open Worldwide: Midscale Brand Continues Growth with more than 140 Properties in Pipeline

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 18, 2018— The Sleep Inn brand, a proven leader in the midscale lodging segment and part of the Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) portfolio, has surpassed 400 properties open worldwide and increased its pipeline to more than 140 hotels. In 2018, the brand is projected to open hotels in several major markets, including Denver, Fort

Comfort Hotel Brand Successfully Opens More Than One Hotel Per Week in 2017: Strong 2017 Highlighted by Robust Growth, Pipeline and Brand Evolution

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 17, 2018— A proven leader in the upper midscale lodging segment, the iconic Comfort Hotel brand finished 2017 by opening 58 hotels and increasing the pipeline to nearly 300, one of the largest in its history. Franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, the new Comfort hotels

Rodeway Inn Brand Reaches Major Milestone as the 600th Hotel Opens

Rodeway Inn, the well-known economy hotel and one of 11 Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) brands, announced the opening of its 600th hotel. Located at 4565 West Keiser Avenue in Osceola, Arkansas, the opening of the Rodeway Inn Osceola, marks a significant milestone in the brand’s ongoing expansion.   The Rodeway Inn Osceola offers free wireless internet, premium

Cambria Hotel Opens in “Music City” Nashville, Tenn.

The upscale property is conveniently located at 8th Avenue and McGavock Street in Nashville’spopular South of Broadway (SoBro) neighborhood, and a short distance from many of Nashville’s top attractions, such as the Music City Center, Bridgestone Arena, Nissan Stadium and Historic Broad Street. The property is also near several national and regional corporations, including Nissan North America, Bridgestone Americas, Inc.,

Choice Hotels Opens 10th Sleep Inn and MainStay Suites Dual-Brand Location: Pipeline Surpasses 70 as Concept Expands Throughout U.S

ROCKVILLE, Md., /PRNewswire/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, reached a milestone today with its 10th Sleep Inn and MainStay Suites dual-brand location opening at the St. Louis Airport.

Cambria Hotels Celebrates 35th Property Opening

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 26, 2017  — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with Springfield, Missouri based O’Reilly Hospitality Management, LLC., announced the opening of the Cambria Hotel North Scottsdale Desert Ridge.

Choice Hotels to Develop New Cambria Hotel in Orlando

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 20, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, signed an agreement with Stratus Development Partners, LLC to develop a new Cambria hotel in Orlando, Fla. The eight-story, 153-room Cambria property will be located at 170 E. Washington St.

Cambria Hotels Opens Third Location in Indianapolis Area

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 20, 2017  — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), in collaboration with Ceres Enterprises, LLC, and The Orlean Company, announced the opening of the Cambria Hotel Westfield in Indiana.

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes the UpValley Inn & Hot Springs in Napa, Calif.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 19, 2017 –The UpValley Inn & Hot Springs hotel in Calistoga, Calif., has joined the Ascend Hotel Collection, bringing the charm of Napa Valley’s wine country to this global portfolio of unique, boutique and historic hotels and resorts.

Cambria Hotels Debuts in Downtown Asheville, N.C.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 18, 2017  — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with FIRC Group, Inc., announced the opening of the new Cambria Hotel in Downtown Asheville, N.C.

Choice Hotels International Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.215

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 18, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, announced that its board of directors has declared a cash dividend on the Company’s common stock of $0.215 per share. The dividend is payable on January 17, 2018, to stockholders of record on January 2, 2018.

Choice Hotels to Acquire WoodSpring Suites Brand and Franchise Business: Acquisition Strengthens Company’s Leadership in Growing Extended-Stay Segment

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 18, 2017 — Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the brand and franchise business of WoodSpring Suites® from WoodSpring Hotels Holdings LLC, a portfolio company of Lindsay Goldberg, for approximately $231 million, subject to customary adjustments.

Choice Privileges Loyalty Program Adds More ‘Wow’ to the Winter Holidays:”Tap the App” Sweepstakes offers members chances to win more than 10 million points

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 11, 2017 — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels, is celebrating the holidays by giving its loyal members chances to win prizes totaling more than 10 million Choice Privileges points.

Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground on Charleston, S.C., Riverfront

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 20, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), along with RREAF Holdings and New Castle Hotels & Resorts, broke ground on the Cambria Hotel in Charleston, S.C. The Cambria Charleston Riverview, a 126-room hotel is located at 84 Ripley Point Dr. on the Ashley River, and is slated to open early in 2019 and will be built by Freese Johnson

Cambria Hotels Brand Honored At The American Group Travel Awards

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 17, 2017  — Travelers voted to select Cambria Hotels the “Best New Emerging Brand” at the 4th Annual American Group Travel Awards (AGTA) by HotelPlanner.com. The AGTA showcases organizations offering the highest quality of group travel experiences and outstanding service across the hospitality industry. Cambria Hotels offer guests a distinct experience with simple, guilt-free indulgences, allowing

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes The Volaré In Orange County

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 15, 2017  — Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, The Volaré in San Clemente, Orange County, Calif. has joined the Ascend Hotel Collection global portfolio of best-in-class independent upscale hotels and resorts from Choice Hotels.   The Volaré is a 73-room property positioned in the heart of San Clemente, a charming beach community. Located at 111 S. Avenida De La Estrella, The Volaré

Choice Privileges Rated Top Hotel Loyalty Program In USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 10, 2017  — Another big win for the Choice Privileges loyalty program from Choice Hotels. For the second straight year, USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards has named Choice Privileges the “Best Hotel Loyalty Program.” A panel of USA Today travel experts and 10Best editors developed the list of nominees. Readers voted to determine the rankings.

Clarion Hotel Brand Reunites Iraq War Veterans in “Meet Me at Clarion” Contest

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 9, 2017  — The Clarion hotel brand awarded the 2017 “Meet Me at Clarion” contest prize to Army veteran Brent Wilsonfrom Chippewa Falls, Wisc. The prize package includes a group getaway to the home of country music, Nashville, Tenn., to attend the Country Music Association Awards. As this year’s winner, Wilson and five friends received a three-night stay and invitation to

Choice Hotels Earns Perfect Score in the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index for Eighth Consecutive Year

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 9, 2017 — For the eighth consecutive year, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, is proud to announce it scored a perfect 100 on the 2018 Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmark that annually ranks companies on LGBT-friendly corporate practices and policies. This ranking

Choice Hotels International Reports Third Quarter Financial Results

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, today reported its results for the three months ended September 30, 2017. Net income for the 2017 third quarter was $47.6 million, or $0.84 per diluted share, compared to $47.6 million or $0.84 per diluted share for the 2016 third quarter. Third quarter adjusted diluted earnings per share

Choice Hotels to Develop New Cambria Hotel in Rock Hill, S.C.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 1, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, signed an agreement with Sand Hospitality, LLC, to develop the new Cambria hotel in Rock Hill, S.C.                                                 

Ascend Hotel Collection Adds 13 Hotels in October

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 31, 2017 — The Ascend Hotel Collection has been on an impressive growth trajectory with 13 new hotels joining the collection in October. As the world’s first and largest soft brand and part of the Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) portfolio of brands, the Ascend Hotel Collection is expected to have one of its best growth years.

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes The Gallus Stadium Park Inn

COLUMBIA, S.C., Oct. 31, 2017 — Gallus Stadium Park Inn in Columbia, S.C., a newly renovated upscale boutique hotel, has joined the Ascend Hotel Collection. Known for inspiring individuality, the Ascend Hotel Collection is the first and largest global soft brand, featuring best in class unique, boutique and historic hotels and resorts with more than 190 properties worldwide. The charming 45-room

Cambria Hotels on Pace to Set Record Year with Most Openings and Largest Pipeline in Brand’s History

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 30, 2017– Cambria Hotels is on track to finish 2017 with the most property openings in a single year in the brand’s history. The upscale brand, one of 11 Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) brands, now has 32 open hotels in the United States. Six hotels have opened and four more are

Choice Hotels to Develop New Cambria Hotel in Baltimore

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 26, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, signed an agreement with Sandalwood Management and KPG Hotels to develop its first upscale Cambria hotel in Baltimore. The 14-story, 144-room hotel, originally known as the American Building, was the first office building constructed following the Great Baltimore Fire in 1905. The property

Comfort Brand Hotels Continue Weekly Hotel Openings And Successful Transformation with its Truly Yours Prototype

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 24, 2017– The Comfort hotel brand continues to showcase category dominance in the upper midscale lodging segment through aggressive growth and implementation of the brand’s Move to Modern initiative. With 10 new hotel openings in the last three months, the brand is on track to successfully execute its strategy of opening one

Quality Inn Celebrates Milestone With 1,500th U.S. Hotel Opening

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 23, 2017 – Quality Inn recently opened its 1,500th U.S. hotel in Williston, North Dakota. As the largest brand in the midscale segment and part of Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), the Quality Inn brand is an undisputed champion of value. The brand’s rapid growth is positioned to continue with more

Cambria Hotels Celebrates Chicago Loop – Theatre District Grand Opening

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 18, 2017 – Cambria Hotels, franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), joined Murphy Development Group and management company Crescent Hotels & Resorts to celebrate a major milestone with the grand opening of the Cambria Hotel Chicago Loop – Theatre District. The property is one of two downtown Chicago hotels to

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes Three New Iconic South Beach Properties

MIAMI, Oct. 16, 2017 — The Ascend Hotel Collection welcomes the iconic Hotel Breakwater South Beach, Casa Victoria Orchid and Hotel Ocean properties in South Beach, FL. Known for inspiring individuality, the Ascend Hotel Collection is the first and largest global soft hotel brand, featuring best in class unique, boutique and historic independent hotels and

Sleep Inn Brand Launches Bold Campaign to Fortify Midscale Dominance

ROCKVILLE, Md., Oct. 16, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, is affirming its leadership in midscale with a provocative new trade marketing platform for the Sleep Inn brand that highlights the brand’s timeless appeal and proven approach. The new tongue-in-cheek print and digital ads, which debuted

Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground in South Boston, Mass.

ROCKVILLE, Md.,– Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, along with developer City Point Capital, announced the groundbreaking of the Cambria Hotel South Boston. Located at 6 West Broadway, the 159-room property is expected to open in 2019. The Cambria Hotel South Boston is conveniently located right outside of

Cambria Hotels Opens in New Orleans

ROCKVILLE, Md.,–Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with Fillmore Capital Partners and Fillmore Hospitality, announced today the opening of the newest addition to the Cambria Hotels portfolio, the Cambria Hotel New Orleans Warehouse District. Located at 632 Tchoupitoulas Street, the 162-room newly constructed, upscale Cambria hotel

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Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground in Downtown Savannah

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 14, 2018– Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with HOS Management, broke ground yesterday afternoon at the future home of the Cambria Hotel Savannah Historic District. Located at 321 Montgomery St., the 103-room, six-story property is slated to open in 2019. …[ read more ]

Choice Hotels Completes Acquisition Of WoodSpring Suites Brand And Franchise Business

ROCKVILLE, Md–Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, completed its acquisition of the brand and franchise business of WoodSpring Suites, an extended-stay lodging brand, from WoodSpring Hotels LLC. …[ read more ]

Ascend Hotel Collection Surpasses 250 Properties Open or in the Pipeline

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 22, 2018–The Ascend Hotel Collection, the world’s first and largest soft brand, reached a milestone by surpassing 200 properties open globally, with more than 50 in the pipeline. The upscale brand, franchised by Choice Hotels International Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, finished 2017 with one of its best …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotels Achieves Record-Setting 2017 with Most Openings and Largest Pipeline in Brand’s History

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 22, 2018— Cambria Hotels finished 2017 by opening the most properties in a single year and increasing the pipeline to the largest in the brand’s history. The upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, now has 37 open hotels across the United States, including 10 that opened …[ read more ]

Sleep Inn Brand Surpasses 400 Properties Open Worldwide: Midscale Brand Continues Growth with more than 140 Properties in Pipeline

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 18, 2018— The Sleep Inn brand, a proven leader in the midscale lodging segment and part of the Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) portfolio, has surpassed 400 properties open worldwide and increased its pipeline to more than 140 hotels. In 2018, the brand is projected to open hotels in several major markets, including Denver, Fort …[ read more ]

Comfort Hotel Brand Successfully Opens More Than One Hotel Per Week in 2017: Strong 2017 Highlighted by Robust Growth, Pipeline and Brand Evolution

ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 17, 2018— A proven leader in the upper midscale lodging segment, the iconic Comfort Hotel brand finished 2017 by opening 58 hotels and increasing the pipeline to nearly 300, one of the largest in its history. Franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, the new Comfort hotels …[ read more ]

Rodeway Inn Brand Reaches Major Milestone as the 600th Hotel Opens

Rodeway Inn, the well-known economy hotel and one of 11 Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) brands, announced the opening of its 600th hotel. Located at 4565 West Keiser Avenue in Osceola, Arkansas, the opening of the Rodeway Inn Osceola, marks a significant milestone in the brand’s ongoing expansion.   The Rodeway Inn Osceola offers free wireless internet, premium …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotel Opens in “Music City” Nashville, Tenn.

The upscale property is conveniently located at 8th Avenue and McGavock Street in Nashville’spopular South of Broadway (SoBro) neighborhood, and a short distance from many of Nashville’s top attractions, such as the Music City Center, Bridgestone Arena, Nissan Stadium and Historic Broad Street. The property is also near several national and regional corporations, including Nissan North America, Bridgestone Americas, Inc., …[ read more ]

Choice Hotels Opens 10th Sleep Inn and MainStay Suites Dual-Brand Location: Pipeline Surpasses 70 as Concept Expands Throughout U.S

ROCKVILLE, Md., /PRNewswire/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, reached a milestone today with its 10th Sleep Inn and MainStay Suites dual-brand location opening at the St. Louis Airport. …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotels Celebrates 35th Property Opening

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 26, 2017  — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with Springfield, Missouri based O’Reilly Hospitality Management, LLC., announced the opening of the Cambria Hotel North Scottsdale Desert Ridge. …[ read more ]

Choice Hotels to Develop New Cambria Hotel in Orlando

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 20, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, signed an agreement with Stratus Development Partners, LLC to develop a new Cambria hotel in Orlando, Fla. The eight-story, 153-room Cambria property will be located at 170 E. Washington St. …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotels Opens Third Location in Indianapolis Area

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 20, 2017  — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), in collaboration with Ceres Enterprises, LLC, and The Orlean Company, announced the opening of the Cambria Hotel Westfield in Indiana. …[ read more ]

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes the UpValley Inn & Hot Springs in Napa, Calif.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 19, 2017 –The UpValley Inn & Hot Springs hotel in Calistoga, Calif., has joined the Ascend Hotel Collection, bringing the charm of Napa Valley’s wine country to this global portfolio of unique, boutique and historic hotels and resorts. …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotels Debuts in Downtown Asheville, N.C.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 18, 2017  — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, in collaboration with FIRC Group, Inc., announced the opening of the new Cambria Hotel in Downtown Asheville, N.C. …[ read more ]

Choice Hotels International Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.215

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 18, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, announced that its board of directors has declared a cash dividend on the Company’s common stock of $0.215 per share. The dividend is payable on January 17, 2018, to stockholders of record on January 2, 2018. …[ read more ]

Choice Hotels to Acquire WoodSpring Suites Brand and Franchise Business: Acquisition Strengthens Company’s Leadership in Growing Extended-Stay Segment

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 18, 2017 — Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the brand and franchise business of WoodSpring Suites® from WoodSpring Hotels Holdings LLC, a portfolio company of Lindsay Goldberg, for approximately $231 million, subject to customary adjustments. …[ read more ]

Choice Privileges Loyalty Program Adds More ‘Wow’ to the Winter Holidays:”Tap the App” Sweepstakes offers members chances to win more than 10 million points

ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 11, 2017 — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels, is celebrating the holidays by giving its loyal members chances to win prizes totaling more than 10 million Choice Privileges points. …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotels Breaks Ground on Charleston, S.C., Riverfront

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 20, 2017 — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), along with RREAF Holdings and New Castle Hotels & Resorts, broke ground on the Cambria Hotel in Charleston, S.C. The Cambria Charleston Riverview, a 126-room hotel is located at 84 Ripley Point Dr. on the Ashley River, and is slated to open early in 2019 and will be built by Freese Johnson …[ read more ]

Cambria Hotels Brand Honored At The American Group Travel Awards

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 17, 2017  — Travelers voted to select Cambria Hotels the “Best New Emerging Brand” at the 4th Annual American Group Travel Awards (AGTA) by HotelPlanner.com. The AGTA showcases organizations offering the highest quality of group travel experiences and outstanding service across the hospitality industry. Cambria Hotels offer guests a distinct experience with simple, guilt-free indulgences, allowing …[ read more ]

The Ascend Hotel Collection Welcomes The Volaré In Orange County

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 15, 2017  — Overlooking the Pacific Ocean, The Volaré in San Clemente, Orange County, Calif. has joined the Ascend Hotel Collection global portfolio of best-in-class independent upscale hotels and resorts from Choice Hotels.   The Volaré is a 73-room property positioned in the heart of San Clemente, a charming beach community. Located at 111 S. Avenida De La Estrella, The Volaré …[ read more ]

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