After years of rapid supply growth, Charleston's hotel pipeline is still full to bursting. The Holy City will see a handful of openings, some new construction and a full slate of accommodations seeking approvals in 2019. 

When British Airways announced in October that it would bring nonstop service to Charleston International, the move was praised as an economic boon for the Charleston region and the state. But snagging the deal required some investment upfront, including financial incentives and airport improvements.