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  • Nov 20, 2018
    Associated Press News

    The Éilan Hotel & Spa first received the coveted Four Diamond Rating in 2012 and has continued its exceptional service and guest experience as a recipient this year under Bluegreen Vacations and as a member of the Ascend Hotel Collection portfolio. The Ascend Hotel Collection portfolio of best-in-class unique, boutique, and historic independent hotels and resorts is part of Choice Hotels, which has a longstanding strategic alliance with Bluegreen Vacations.

  • Oct 4, 2018
    Hotel News Now

    Stewart Bainum, Jr., Chairman of Choice Hotels International, will be honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) on January 28-30, 2019, in Los Angeles. This prominent award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the hospitality industry through their actions, deeds, and great accomplishments.

  • Oct 2, 2018
    Hotel Management

    Philadelphia’s Center City has seen an influx of branded hotels recently, including this summer’s grand opening of the Cambria Hotel Philadelphia Downtown – Center City. The hotel is part of a long-term relationship between David Pepper, Choice Hotel’s International’s chief development officer, and developer Jim Pearlstein, president of Pearl Properties, a local development company.

  • Oct 2, 2018
    Yahoo Finance

    Choice Hotels’ riveting growth potential is backed by consistent brand expansion. Also, its portfolio of well-segmented brands is getting stronger. Backed by continuous enhancement of the mid-scale brand, the WoodSpring acquisition, and transformation and advancement of the Comfort and Cambria brands, Choice Hotels is poised for growth in 2018.

  • Oct 1, 2018
    Hotel Management

    Anne Engelking Smith is, in a word, an outsider to hospitality. She joined Choice Hotels International from AARP – where she oversaw the brand in commercial marketing – not because of her hotel knowledge, but because she knows how to grow a brand. Despite her vantage point as an industry outsider, she has strong opinions on the role of leadership, specially how leaders along have the power to get the right people in the right positions in order to create success.

  • Oct 1, 2018
    Hotel F&B

    “Craft beer is part of our overachieving F&B philosophy at Cambria, whether it’s a rooftop or a first-floor bar and restaurant,” says Rick Hertan, director, upscale brand operations, Choice Hotels. “We offer five craft brews on tap, and having that craft beer upstairs is vitally important to us. If we just had cocktails on our rooftops and craft beer downstairs, it wouldn’t work for the brand.”

  • Jul 15, 2018
    HOTELS Magazine

    Cambria, a small but fast-rising member of Choice Hotels’ portfolio, is betting that a design relying on efficiency and approachable indulgence – and seasoned with a dash of local flavor – will appeal to this type of guest.

  • Jul 5, 2018
    USA Today

    Choice began trading on the New York Stock Exchange in 1996 and has been growing ever since.

  • Jun 19, 2018

    Pat Pacious, Choice Hotels president and CEO, discusses how new technology is helping the hotel meet new trends and demands from customers.

  • May 22, 2018

    Changing a brand's logo is a tricky thing to do. However, brands can create a new logo that customers can still relate to if they do it right. And, that's something that the Comfort brand, which represents thousands of Choice Hotels, successfully did.