2008, the company placed an emphasis on quality growth in the southeast
2009 seven new contracts and 411 new rooms were added to the portfolio,
two additional AAA Four Diamond inns and a property striving to be
Carolina’s first LEED certified green hotel.
As of July 1, an additional 888
rooms have been brought under contract in 2010, including two North
golf resorts and the company’s first contracts in the states of
Florida. Charlestowne Hotels now works with a total of twenty six
in five southeastern states and is recognized as one of the leading
companies in the country.
|July 9, 2010 - CHARLESTON,
SC – Rarely does one sign a deal at a property located at the home of a
of the Declaration of Independence, but Charlestowne Hotels, Inc made
“history” of its own by inking a deal with the unique Inn at Middleton
Place. The deal marks the eighth new contract penned
by the hotel management and marketing firm in the first half of 2010.
The Inn at
Middleton Place is part of the 18th-century Middleton Place,
where America's oldest
landscaped gardens include the home of Arthur Middleton, a signer of
Declaration of Independence.
This latest addition is one of several unique
inns, hotels, and resorts added to the firm’s portfolio over the
months ending June 30th, 2010. The properties added range from a
16 room urban, boutique inn, The
Restoration on King in Charleston, SC, to the 500 plus condos at Sea
Resort & Convention Center in Sunset Beach, NC. The eight
properties added in 2010 represent
a year-to-date increase of over 75% in rooms under contract with the
management or marketing services.
Arial View of the Inn at Middleton Place
company plans to continue its emphasis on cultivated growth and
additional announcements to be made during the second half of
Middleton Place House Museum
are excited about the success of our efforts to expand our reach in the
- over 100% growth in total rooms in the last eighteen months” states
Smith, Founder and President of Charlestowne Hotels. “As we mapped out
plans for growth, we began searching for and assembling one of the best
in the industry. We offer a full menu of services that are attractive
independent owners trying to compete with national brands or just to
market share in these challenging economic times”.
Tall, Senior Vice President, added, “Our team not only has delivered
revenue performance through cutting edge marketing and e-commerce
but also has excelled in providing consistently high customer service
been recognized nationally through prestigious designations from Trip
Travelers’ Choice and Expedia Insider Select awards”.
Hotels, Inc. (formerly Charlestown Management Hotels) is a full-service
hospitality management company offering innovative, yet proven,
hotel development, operational controls, marketing and revenue
financial reporting. Founded in 1980 by Everett L. Smith Jr,
Hotels has become one of the most successful firms in the hospitality
and one of the largest hotel management companies on the Southeast
company currently works with 26 properties which include the Andrew
Inn, Best Western King Charles Inn, Best Western Sweetgrass Inn, French
Inn, The Restoration on King, The HarbourView
Inn, The Inn at Middleton Place, Holiday Inn Express Charleston,
Express and Suites Mt. Pleasant, North Charleston Inn, Shem Creek Inn,
Sleep Inn - all of which are located in the Charleston, SC area, The
Hotel - Isle of Palms, SC, the Meridian Plaza - Myrtle Beach, SC, the
Beach Resort - Surfside Beach, SC, the Litchfield Inn - Pawleys Island,
SC, The Inn at Claussen’s - Columbia,
SC, Rhett House Inn - Beaufort, SC, The Esmeralda - Chimney Rock, NC,
Golf Resort and Convention Center - Sunset Beach, NC, Waynesville Inn
Resort and Spa – Waynesville, NC, Planters Inn and Hamilton-Turner Inn
Savannah, GA, Smithfield Station - Smithfield, VA and La Fiesta Ocean
Suites and Beachfront Bed and Breakfast in St. Augustine Beach, Florida.
for more information.