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Cambria Hotels is off to the races with its first property in ‘Derby City’


To commemorate the new hotel and from Cambria continuing to expand in key markets, Choice Hotels and its longtime collaborator O’Reilly Hospitality Management welcomed community members and distinguished guests, including Louisville Mayor Greg Fisher at a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday. Janis Cannon, senior vice president of premium brands for Choice Hotels, and Tim O’Reilly, CEO of O’Reilly Hospitality Management, each expressed their excitement about from Cambria entry into the city of Derby. Guests were treated to a Louisville-inspired Mardi Gras reception, featuring the brand’s signature local craft beers and Kentucky an inspired menu, performances by a local band and tours of the hotel, including equestrian-themed decor and artwork, modern rooms and the impressive rooftop terrace.

cambria is on a quest to bring its stylish, upscale accommodations to even more guest-favorite destinations, which is why we’re so honored to join the thriving downtown. Louisville community,” Cannon said. “Long celebrated for its bourbon and derby tradition, Louisville Also home to several Fortune 500 companies, a wealthy university and a thriving food scene, making it the perfect place to showcase our first cambria The hotel’s grand opening in 2022. From local beers at the bar to jaw-dropping city views from the rooftop, we’re confident that whether it’s a weekend getaway or a For a first business trip or group meeting in a while, the Cambria Hotel Louisville Downtown-Whiskey Row will satisfy travelers’ wanderlust.”

Conveniently located in the bustling downtown entertainment district Louisville at 120 South Floyd Street, the newest cambria The hotel positions guests steps from historic Whiskey Row – once the epicenter of Kentucky’s Bourbon industry and now home to myriad local restaurants and bars – and minutes from Waterfront Park. , Louisville Slugger Field and the KFC Yum Center arena. The Cambria Hotel Louisville Downtown also offers modern travelers easy access to area attractions and corporate offices, including the Kentucky International Convention Center, University of Louisville, University of Louisville Hospital, Ford Motor Company, Louisville Assembly Plant and Ernst & Young.

The six-story, 128-room Cambria Hotel Louisville Downtown-Whiskey Row also offers upscale amenities and accessible indulgences that appeal to modern travelers, including:

  • Versatile indoor and outdoor spaces for productive work or relaxation, including a heated indoor pool and rooftop bar with views of the Kentucky skyline.
  • Locally inspired design and décor, reflecting from Louisville unique equestrian culture, from natural materials such as walnut, soft hides and deep marble fused with rich cognac and golden metals, to rustic and equestrian elements throughout the hotel.
  • Sophisticated, contemporary rooms with state-of-the-art fixtures, abundant lighting, and plush bedding.
  • Immersive spa-style bathrooms with Bluetooth mirrors.
  • The Jackdaw Restaurant, featuring modern Irish flavors and fusions, and the Magnum Moon Hayloft Bar and Grill, offering classic American fare including freshly prepared dishes, local craft beer, wine, specialty cocktails, Kentucky Local bourbon, in addition to go options.
  • Multifunctional meeting and event spaces.
  • State-of-the-art fitness center.

The Cambria Hotel Louisville Downtown-Whiskey Row was developed by Cardinal Hotel Partners LLC, a subsidiary of O’Reilly Hospitality Management LLC. Co-owner Robert Lowe also has deep ties to Louisville and the Kentucky horse racing community, having owned two horses that raced in the Derby. It’s the fifth cambria hotel owned by O’Reilly Hospitality Management, joining cambria McAllen Congress Palace, Hotel Cambria Plano Frisco, Cambria Hotel Phoenix – North Scottsdale and Cambria Hotel Downtown Omaha. O’Reilly Hospitality Management also owns two Ascend hotels, including Yellowstone Valley Lodge, Ascend Hotel Collection, and 17 West Hotel, Ascend Hotel Collection.

“The O’Reilly team is proud to support the cambria brand from the start, bringing the first cambria hotels to market Map, Texas; Scottsdale, AZ; McAllen, TX; and Omaha, Nebraskaand now Louisville, Kentucky“, said O’Reilly. “We know that high-end customers have many options when it comes to choosing high-end accommodation, but cambria truly understands what modern travelers value most about their hotel experience: seamless access to their destinations and an authentic taste of the surrounding city. It’s why we continue to team up with Choice time and time again, and why we’re proud to support the cambria growth story with another hotel opening.”

There are currently nearly 60 Cambria Hotels open across the United States in popular cities such as Chicago, Los Angeles, new York, New Orleans and Phoenixwith more than 70 hotels in the pipeline.

All Choice-branded hotels participate in Commitment to Clean, an initiative that builds on the strong foundation of Choice franchisees’ longstanding dedication to cleanliness with enhanced training and best practices for deep cleaning, sanitizing and social distancing. Additionally, cambria guests can limit their interactions with hotel staff by using Cambria’s contactless concierge service, a text messaging service for housekeeping requests, take-out food orders, meeting room requests, and Moreover.

About Cambria Hotels®

The Cambria Hotels brand is designed for the modern traveler, offering guests a distinct experience with simple, guilt-free indulgences to indulge themselves on the road. The properties feature compelling location-inspired design, spacious and comfortable rooms, flexible meeting space, and freshly prepared local dishes and craft beer. Cambria Hotels is growing rapidly in major US cities, with hotels open in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh and Washington, D.C. There are more than 130 Cambria properties open or in development across the United States, with nearly 60 currently open. To learn more, visit www.choicehotels.com/cambria.

About Choice Hotels®
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors. With more than 7,000 hotels, representing nearly 600,000 rooms, in 35 countries and territories in December 31, 2021, the Choice® family of hotel brands offers business and leisure travelers a range of high-quality lodging options from limited-service to full-service hotels in the upscale, midscale, extended and economical stays. The award-winning Choice Privileges® loyalty program offers members benefits ranging from daily rewards to exceptional experiences. For more information, visit www.choicehotels.com.

About O’Reilly Hospitality Management LLC

Founded in 2006 by Tim O’Reilly and based at Springfield, Missouri, O’Reilly Hospitality Management, LLC is an experienced hospitality company specializing in the design, development and management of hotels, restaurants and commercial properties across the country. Founded on the principles of world-class customer service, sustainable business practices, community involvement, philanthropic outreach and a commitment to improving the lives of its team members, O’Reilly Hospitality Management is truly a force innovation in hospitality and brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and forward-thinking initiatives to 42 existing properties in its portfolio, with continued development of new projects across the United States “We do everything what it takes to make every customer smile”, thanks to an award-winning service, sustainable and socially responsible business practices, and a TEAM supported by a caring and involved company. For more information, please visit http://www.ohospitalitymanagement.com and to connect with O’Reilly Hospitality Management like us on Facebook.

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