Choice Hotels JV Opens NC Location

The 136-key Cambria Hotel Downtown Asheville features one- and two-bedroom suites, as well as 8,000 square feet of meeting space.

Choice Hotels International Inc., in a joint venture with FIRC Group Inc., has opened the Cambria Downtown Asheville, a 136-key hotel located in the heart of downtown Asheville, N.C.

Cambria Downtown Asheville
Cambria Downtown Asheville

Located at 15 Page Ave., on the corner of Page Avenue and Battery Park Avenue, the Cambria Downtown Asheville is close to various award-wining craft breweries, restaurants, art galleries and music venues, such as Asheville Museum, Grove Arcade, Blue Ridge Parkway and Montford Historic District.

The hotel features one- and two-bedroom suites, which offer a coffee maker, iron and board, flat-screen TV, work desk, microwave and refrigerator. Additionally, Cambria Downtown Asheville features some 8,000 square feet of meeting space. Common area amenities include:

  • free Wi-Fi
  • meeting space
  • restaurant and bar
  • fitness center
  • on-site parking
  • banquet rooms
  • guest laundry
  • indoor parking
  • lounge

“As the Cambria brand continues to expand in key markets throughout the country, we are thrilled to bring our upscale and growing hotel brand to Asheville,” Janis Cannon, senior vice president of Choice Hotels, said in a statement. “It is an emerging city with a strong food, craft beer and arts culture, in addition to having stunning natural scenery around it. Asheville continually ranks as one of the best cities in the nation for commerce, innovation and leisure travel, making it the perfect location for the modern traveler,”

Currently, there are 25 Cambria properties open across the U.S. and 30 more are under development in the U.S. and Canada.

Image courtesy of Choice Hotels