SpringHill Suites Birmingham Downtown UAB Recognized by Children’s of Alabama

When given the opportunity, Ascent Hospitality encourages hotels within their portfolio to give back to the communities in which they work and serve. SpringHill Suites Birmingham Downtown UAB Director of Sales, Pamela Plyler, became aware of an opportunity to support families needing hotel rooms in emergency situations and she knew immediately it was a perfect partnership. In July 2015, Plyler […]

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The Empire Hotel, Executive Chef, Haller Magee

The Empire Hotel, a member of the Autograph Collection by Marriott, is excited to announce its Executive Chef, Haller Magee Chef Magee brings his notable experience along with his unrivaled style that Magee refers to as “southern progressive with global influences”. Magee draws inspiration from fresh, seasonal, locally sourced ingredients. Chef Magee believes “food is something intimate that we can […]

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The Heaviest Corner on Earth

(Photo credit by: Tamika Moore- AL.com) 2017 is already bringing great things to Ascent Hospitality! As part of Marriott’s Autograph Collection brand hotels, The Empire Hotel is scheduled to open early 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama. The Empire Hotel brings a different persona to Ascent’s profile, one of culture and Southern Hospitality. But before we transformed it into what our guests […]

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The Holidays Are Upon Us!

It’s December, which means holiday cheer is filling the air! With Christmas and New Year’s looming ahead, it’s time to get in the holiday spirit, if you aren’t already. The holidays are a time of fellowship. It’s a time where family and friends come together and celebrate various traditions. The beauty about  the holiday season is being able to witness […]

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Homecoming Season

Photo credit: Savannah State University Homecoming Season is in the air! For college students, Homecoming is the perfect excuse to take a mid-semester breather. For an entire week, students show their school pride in various campus activities. From parades, competitive football games and other campus-sponsored events, Homecoming is a great way to celebrate your school and all the hard work […]

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How We Weathered the Storm

Photo Credit: Stephen B. Morton (AP Photo) Hurricane Matthew ripped through the Caribbean early last week and reached landfall into the States by Saturday. When we learned that two of our properties were possibly in harm’s way, we wanted to make sure we were thoroughly prepared. Fairfield Inn Savannah and SpringHill Suites Statesboro were two properties that were in the […]

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Ascent Hospitality News

We’ve been up to a lot lately at Ascent Hospitality! We strive to create hospitality experiences all around with quality service and charisma. The rich history and culture of Montgomery, Alabama draws plenty of tourists every year. Tourists are able to enjoy local attractions, such as the Montgomery Zoo, while also immersing themselves in the history of the city with the […]

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Top 5 Best Things About Fall

  #SweaterWeather- If you’re in the Southern region, like us, you know that summer days can be sweltering. For heat dodgers, the Fall weather provides the perfect break needed from hot blistering days. Now’s the time to bring out that cozy sweater you’ve be dying to wear! Fall Fashion- Fall is the only season you can get away with putting […]

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7 Easy Breakfast Combos for Hotel Breakfast Bars

The breakfast bar at a hotel can be an overwhelming experience, especially if you’re watching what you eat or just want something light. It’s easy to overeat with a buffet of food in front of you, in a variety of assortments and flavors.Not to worry, we’ve come up with 7 easy combinations that you can put together to add an […]

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