The Comfort Inn Hotel in Summerville, SC Wins Prestigious Gold Hospitality Award from Choice Hotels

The Comfort Inn hotel of Summerville, SC has been recognized with the prestigious Gold Award from Choice Hotels International, Inc., Franchisor of the Comfort brand.

The Gold Award designation goes only to the top ten percent of hotels within the brand, representing a tremendous accomplishment. As one of the top tier properties operating under the Comfort Inn flag, the hotel's staff has demonstrated an exceptional focus on guest satisfaction and dedication to superior service. Award criteria are evaluated by Choice Hotels through its official property ranking reports.

"As a leading hotel franchisor, we count on our owners to make sure each guest that stays at each and every one of our hotels feels welcome, wanted and respected," said Tim Tobin, vice president, franchisee onboarding and learning, Choice Hotels. "Award-winning hotels like the Comfort Inn have demonstrated their commitment to delivering on this brand promise and more, and we are proud to honor their accomplishments as an example for others to follow."

The Comfort Inn, Summerville is owned and operated by Carol G. Wiggins. Mrs. Wiggins states “I am so thrilled to receive the Gold Award that recognizes the top Choice Hotels nationwide, I am so very proud of the employees that not only step up to the challenges we faced with COVID, but they also still provided exceptional services to our guest.”

Mrs. Wiggins and family represent over 50 years in the hospitality industry. In addition to the Comfort Inn, they own and operate the Hampton Inn, Sleep Inn and Quality Inn, Summerville, SC. Wiggins will be adding a new addition to her hospitality group in the fall of 2021 with the opening of her new Comfort Suites, 1005 Jockey Ct., Summerville, SC

“The Berkeley Chamber Board of Directors are elated to have Comfort Inn Hotel of Summerville awarded the Gold Hospitality Award from Choice Hotels. This award speaks to the commitment of the owner, Mrs. Carol Wiggins, and all of the employee’s dedication to superior service. Because she is a Berkeley County native, we are extremely proud of her and her staff’s accomplishments and know they will continue to exhibit the Southern Hospitality and charm that leads to this type of recognition” stated by Clarence Wright, President of the Berkeley Chamber of Commerce.