Southlake, Texas, (July 14, 2015) – Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, Fillmore Capital Partners and developer Fillmore Hospitality yesterday announced the groundbreaking of Cambria Southlake DFW North and the grand opening of Kimball Park, the mixed-use development in which the hotel is located. The hotel is situated in the core of the North Texas Metroplex and just minutes from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.
“We’re thrilled that Kimball Park is the destination for our second Cambria hotel & suites in the state of Texas.” said Michael Murphy, senior vice president, Upscale Brands, Choice Hotels International. “This is a great opportunity for both our brand and the local area and we can’t wait to bring guests an upscale, modern property complemented by the southern hospitality of our exceptional staff.”
Set to officially open for guests in latter portion of 2016, this 175-room hotel will feature amenities including a contemporary bistro, Social CircleTM, serving local craft beers and freshly prepared cuisine; a state of the art fitness center, Custom Fit; and a Back Porch outdoor area. In addition, the hotel will employ more than 50 staff and offer more than 5,000 square feet of flexible meeting space in its conference center. All areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed WiFi.
“As one of only two properties in Southlake, Texas with lodging, office, restaurant and retail options, there is little doubt Kimball Park will quickly become one of the area’s premier destinations,” said Ron Silva, president and CEO of Fillmore Capital Partners. “We are excited to grow our partnership with the Cambria brand as part of another successful hotel opening.”
As part of Kimball Park, a Medici Development Partners development located at State Highway 114 and Kimball Avenue, Cambria guests will have access to 115,000 square feet of Class A offices, three restaurants and retail space. By taking advantage of the topography of the site, Kimball Park has incorporated over 3 1/2 acres of open park land, allowing its visitors to enjoy the surrounding natural outdoor landscape.
For more information, visit www.fillmorehospitality.com/hotels.