ROCKVILLE, MD—The Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International Inc. welcomes three properties in Florida to the collection: Coombs Inn & Suites, Water Street Hotel & Marina and The Wyvern Hotel.
Located on the Gulf Coast, the latest additions are owned by multidisciplinary real estate firm Edgewater Group LLC. Each hotel has seaside views further enhance the guest experience:
- Coombs Inn & Suites (Apalachicola, FL)—Located in the fishing village of Apalachicola, the 23-room Coombs Inn & Suites, previously a Victorian mansion, incorporates turn-of-the-century design—complete with European antiques and original oil paintings—to curate a luxurious getaway. In addition to complimentary breakfast and afternoon tea, the hotel has access to waterfront cafés, boutique shops and the white sand beaches of St. George Island.
- Water Street Hotel & Marina (Apalachicola, FL)—The 30-suite Water Street & Marina hotel is situated on the city’s waterfront and has views of the natural estuary from every guestroom. Each suite also includes a full kitchen with stainless appliances. The hotel is within walking distance to the Raney House Museum, Battery Park and popular dining.
- The Wyvern Hotel (Punta Gorda, FL)—Located in the restored historic district of Punta Gorda, the 63-room property provides chic accommodations with opulent design touches, such as marble bathroom floors and upgraded linens. Guests may also enjoy a rooftop pool and lounge area, two on-site restaurants, artwork from the Visual Art Center of Punta Gorda and access to the popular Harborwalk and the Fisherman’s Village community.