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meet the Ascend Hotel Collection®

Historic, boutique and one of a kind—these are the qualities you can expect from our Ascend Hotel Collection® portfolio. Ascend® hotels are woven into the culture and fabric of their communities, featuring art and amenities that put local flavor first. And our greatest specialty? Helping you explore what makes your destination different.

Getaways near and far

where you’ll find us

From Napa to New Orleans and Stockholm to Sydney, the Ascend Hotel Collection® portfolio helps you feel at home across the country and around the world. Start dreaming about your next destination today.

featured ascend hotels

Gastonia, NC

The Esquire Hotel

Embrace history, charm, and romance in the heart of revitalized downtown Gastonia at The Esquire Hotel Downtown Gastonia, Ascend Hotel Collection®. This national landmark opened as the First National Bank in 1918, and eventually became office space for several attorneys, later renamed the Lawyer's Building. The hotel features Barrister's Restaurant with locally sourced southern cuisine.

Houston, TX

Heights House Hotel

Feel the unique energy of Houston at The Heights House Hotel. From complimentary continental breakfasts to a refreshing seasonal outdoor pool, our hotel offers the perfect blend of comfort and convenience, allowing you to immerse yourself in the city's rich culture and attractions.

Great Falls, MT

The Gibson Hotel Great Falls

Discover the essence of Great Falls at The Gibson Hotel, paying homage to the city's founder, Paris Gibson. Immerse yourself in the unique blend of history and modern comfort, with nearby outdoor escapes like Giant Spring State Park, cultural experiences at Mansfield Center for the Performing Arts, and personalized touches that define the commitment to individuality.

Vacation ownership destinations

Plan a Unique Stay

With our official vacation ownership partner, Bluegreen Vacations®, it’s easy to find affordable and unique accommodations—from cabins to yurts to resorts—in top destinations like Orlando, the Smoky Mountains and San Antonio.

Casino hotels nationwide

The ultimate gaming getaway

Experience 20+ exciting casino hotels in destinations across the country. Find thrills on the casino floor and discover award-winning dining options, relaxing room amenities and top-notch entertainment. Choose from nationally recognized brands that include Hollywood Casino, Ameristar, Margaritaville and more.

Wander the path less traveled

Our travel tips can help you find a world of experiences beyond the typical tourist attractions. Dive in to discover hidden gems in the places Ascend hotels call home.

Guide to Boston

See historic “Beantown” come to life when you explore Boston’s best like a true local.

Life is better on the beach

Gain access to picture-picture moments as you explore the country’s best beaches.

Hotels with a story to tell

Walk the halls of these historic hotels to experience the local history that lives on today.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ascend Hotels

Phone numbers are listed on each hotel’s page. Find the Ascend hotel closest to your destination by using the search bar at the top of this page. For hotel reservations, you can contact the Choice Hotels toll-free number at 877-424-6423, book on ChoiceHotels.com or use our mobile app.

Check-in times usually fall between 3 and 4 p.m., and checkout times are typically between 10 and 11 a.m. However, these times are at each hotel’s discretion and based on availability. Choice Privileges Elite Status members receive the option of early check-in, late checkout and priority parking (where available).

To find your hotel’s check-in and checkout times, enter your destination in the search bar at the top of this page and navigate to your hotel’s page. On your hotel’s page, you’ll find check-in and checkout information under the Hotel Info section.

Your room is guaranteed with a valid credit card, debit card or prepaid card until 7 a.m. the morning after your arrival date. This ensures the hotel is holding your room in case of late arrival. However, if your credit or debit card does not have funds available to pay for the room, the room is subject to cancellation. If you’re going to arrive late, please notify the hotel directly.

The Ascend Hotel Collection is a Choice Hotels brand with more than 300 locations. Each hotel is independently owned and operated by our franchise partners. With more than 7,000 hotels in all 50 states and more than 40 countries and territories, Choice Hotels offers travelers a wide range of options.

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Contact the hotel’s front desk for information on how to connect to their WiFi network. A login and password will be provided upon request.

Choice Hotels has over 2,500 pet-friendly hotels. To see if a hotel accepts pets, look under the Amenities and Policy section in the hotel’s description. Or, when you search for your destination, select the “pet-friendly” amenity filter on the search results page. Hotels that accept pets will appear at the top of the list.

Some hotels charge fees such as pet deposits, a nightly surcharge that ranges from $10 to $75, or a flat rate surcharge. Limitations on breed or size may apply. Please contact the hotel directly to confirm their specific pet policies and pricing.

Cancellation policies vary based on your reservation and/or rate. You can review this information on your checkout page before confirming your reservation.

Log in to your Choice Privileges account on ChoiceHotels.com or on the mobile app to make changes to your reservation. Or, if your reservation isn’t attached to your Choice Privileges account, search for it on the manage reservations page using your confirmation number and your last name. You can then make the updates online. You can also call the reservations team at 877-424-6423 for assistance.

Keep in mind that every reservation is subject to a cancellation deadline. This deadline varies by property and will display on your confirmation page prior to booking. Advanced purchase rate reservations cannot be modified or canceled.

To find out if the Ascend hotel in your destination has a pool, use the search bar at the top of this page to find your hotel’s page. If the location has a pool, it will be listed in the amenities section. Pool hours usually range from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., but hours may vary from property to property.

Some properties allow reservations to guests ages 19 and older. However, others require you to be at least 21 years of age. When a reservation is for two or more guests, at least one occupant must be 21 years of age or older if any other occupant staying in that room is age 18 or under. Please contact your Ascend hotel directly for information about their booking policy.

Earn rewards when you stay at Ascend hotels by joining our Choice Privileges program—it’s free and easy to sign up. Visit our Choice Privileges rewards page to learn more.

The price per room varies by location, room type, season and other factors. To see the nightly rate at an Ascend hotel in a specific destination, use the search bar at the top of the page. When you book direct with Choice Hotels, we offer the lowest price guarantee.  Additionally, if you sign up to become a Choice Privileges member, you can save with member-only rates while earning free nights and other rewards.

The Ascend Hotel Collection is made up of one-of-a-kind, independent resort, boutique and historic hotels. These properties reflect their unique communities.

Ascend hotels are located across the United States and around the world. Visit our Ascend locations page or use the search bar on this page to find the Ascend hotel closest to your destination.

Visit our development page to learn more about how your hotel can join the Ascend Hotel Collection.