New Cambria in the works for Charleston, S.C.

(Cambria Hotels)

Choice Hotels International signed an agreement with franchise partner SpringBridge Development and management partner Raines Hospitality to develop a new Cambria Hotel & Suites in North Charleston, S.C. The 124-room Cambria property will be located 10 minutes from Charleston International Airport, at the southeast corner of Eagle Landing Boulevard and Rivers Avenue.

Slated to open in late 2017, the Cambria Hotel & Suites North Charleston is located in a community with parks, gardens and historical sites, as well as some of area cultural attractions including museums, theaters and art galleries. Hotel guests will have numerous dining, shopping and entertainment options as the hotel will be within walking distance to the Northwoods Mall and North Rivers Marketplace. 

"North Charleston is one of the fastest-growing communities in the United States, which makes the city a perfect match for the Cambria Hotel & Suites brand as we continue our expansion throughout the country," said Janis Cannon, SVP, upscale brands at Choice Hotels. "We are elated to bring our brand to South Carolina and know this Cambria hotel will be the perfect choice for business and leisure travelers visiting the area."

Headquartered in Florence, S.C., SpringBridge Development is a hospitality and commercial real estate management and development firm.

Designed as a business travel and leisure brand, all Cambria Hotels & Suites have a larger lobby to give guests a more social atmosphere; oversized rooms with flexible spaces; and the latest technology that allows guests to stay connected while they travel.

Like all Cambria Hotels & Suites, the North Charleston property will have other amenities such as a contemporary bistro, Social Circle, serving a menu comprised of local specialties created by Chef Michael DeMaria; liquor, wine, beer; grab-and-go salads and sandwiches; and a barista bar. This property will also have a meeting space, an indoor swimming pool and a fitness center.