Cambria opens third hotel in Charleston, S.C., area

Four Raines, a partnership between Four17 Partners and Raines Hospitality, developed the 95-room Cambria Hotel Summerville (S.C.) – Charleston. Photo credit: Choice Hotels International

Cambria Hotels opened its third location in the greater Charleston, S.C., metropolitan area, the Cambria Hotel Summerville - Charleston. The 95-room joined the Cambria Hotel Charleston Riverview and Cambria Hotel Mount Pleasant - Charleston.

Four Raines, which also owns the Cambria in Mount Pleasant and is developing the Cambria Hotel Greenville, developed the hotel. Four Raines, a partnership between Four17 Partners and Raines Hospitality, develops and operates hotels across the Southeast.

The hotel features onsite dining, meeting and event space and a fitness center. It is located in the Nexton Town Center mixed-use development, which also includes retail, office space and live-music and event venues, and near corporate offices for Volvo, Google and Boeing.

"People are flocking to the Palmetto State, and notably Charleston, thanks to its economic growth and rich culture,” Janis Cannon, SVP of upscale brands at Choice Hotels International, said in a statement. “In fact, it was the sixth-fastest growing state in the country in 2019 and Charleston continues to break tourism records year after year. A short drive to charming downtown Charleston and close to the area's thriving corporate scene, the Cambria Hotel Summerville-Charleston provides guests convenient proximity to everything this top destination offers."

Cambria Hotels, which hit 50 locations open in 2019, has more than 125 properties open or in the pipeline today.