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Chartwell Hospitality’s Hilton Franklin Cool Springs Earns Hilton Legacy Award, AAA Four-Diamond Status

Chartwell Hospitality’s Hilton Franklin Cool Springs Earns Hilton Legacy Award, AAA Four-Diamond Status

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – September 18, 2019Chartwell Hospitality, an integrated hotel operations and development company, announced today two noteworthy awards and designations earned for its full-service Hilton Franklin Cool Springs: the 2018 Hilton Legacy Award’s North American New Build of the Year and its AAA Four-Diamond status.

The Hilton Legacy Awards identify the passion, creativity and innovative spirit of Hilton’s partners like Chartwell that are committed to quality projects that meet or exceed brand standards and have a positive impact on their communities.

 The area’s first full-service hotel built in nearly a decade, the 244-room Hilton Franklin Cool Springs additionally earned its AAA Four-Diamond status, an achievement that ranks the hotel among the top 6% of the more than 27,000 AAA-Inspected & Approved lodgings in North America.

“We are incredibly grateful for these recognitions and affirmations and remain committed to delivering high-quality developments to our hometown of Franklin’s residents and guests,” said Rob Schaedle, Chartwell Hospitality founder and president.

Hilton Franklin Cool Springs is ideally located in Franklin’s Meridian Cool Springs Business District, a vibrant 60-acre mixed-use development featuring an abundance of office space and pedestrian-friendly retail and restaurant offerings.

The hotel offers a stylish lobby, contemporary guest rooms and six suites with floor-to-ceiling windows. Hilton Franklin Cool Springs is also home to the area’s only roof-level patio, a heated pool and an expansive terrace with fireplace.

Guests and visitors can dine at Härth, the hotel’s signature on-site restaurant serving locally sourced American fare. For a more casual experience, guests can unwind at the adjacent Härth Lounge, which offers an extensive small plates menu along with a wide-ranging list of wine, beer and craft cocktail options. The property also features sophisticated indoor and outdoor event venues with more than 6,200 square feet of flexible space and state-of-the art equipment.

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About Chartwell Hospitality

Chartwell Hospitality LLC is an award-winning, fully integrated hotel operations and development company specializing in the acquisition, development and management of high-quality, branded, limited-service and full-service hotels. With substantial transaction and real estate expertise, Chartwell has a proven track record for maximizing cash flow and increasing ROI in high growth markets with multiple generators. Chartwell approaches real estate investment from an owner’s perspective, investing capital alongside select private and institutional investors. To date, Chartwell has executed 61 hotel investments, delivering occupancy and market rates that consistently surpass its competition.


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