2018 Franchise Guide

Get to Know Top Hotel Franchises

LODGING’s 2018 Hotel Franchise Guide offers readers a wealth of information on franchise agreements, highlighting important data that helps hotel investors make informed business decisions. Covering more than 100 brands across more than 20 hotel companies, the guide includes each brand’s cost-per-key, franchise fees, target customers, competitive set, and more. Click on a brand to learn more about their flags and what they can offer hoteliers looking to expand their portfolios.


FranchisorTotal BrandsBrand Names
Budget Host1Budget Host Inn
Caesars4Caesars Palace, Flamingo, The Cromwell, The Line
Choice Hotels International10Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Woodspring Suites, Mainstay Suites, Quality Inn, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Comfort Inn and Comfort Suites, Cambria Hotels and Suites
Cobblestone Hotels2Boarders Inn and Suites by Cobblestone, Cobblestone Hotel and Suites/Cobblestone Inn and Suites
Extended Stay America1Extended Stay America
G6 Hospitality2Motel 6, Studio 6
Hard Rock International1Hard Rock Hotels
Hilton Worldwide11Tru by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton, Hampton Hotels by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Canopy by Hilton, Conrad Hotels and Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels and Resorts
Hospitality International5Downtowner Inns, Master Hosts Inns, Passport Inn, Red Carpet Inn, Scottish Inns
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts4Hyatt House, Hyatt Place, Hyatt Centric, Hyatt Regency
Intercontinental Hotels Group8Candlewood Suites, Holiday Inn Express, Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, EVEN Hotels, Hotel Indigo, Staybridge Suites, Intercontinental Hotels and Resorts
Magnuson Worldwide3M Star Hotels, Magnuson Hotels, Magnuson Grand Hotels
Marriott International17Moxy Hotels, Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott, TownePlace Suites by Marriott, Aloft, Courtyard by Marriott, Element, Four Points by Sheraton, Residence Inn by Marriott, SpringHill Suites by Marriott, AC Hotels by Marriott, Delta Hotels, Le Meridian, Marriott Hotels, Renaissance, Sheraton, Westin, JW Marriot
My Place1My Place Hotels of America
Radisson5Country Inns and Suites by Carlson, Park Inn by Radisson, Radisson, Radisson Red, Radisson Blu
Red Roof inn1Red Roof Inn
RLH Corporation10Americas Best Value Inn, Country Hearth Inn & Suites, Knights Inn, Guesthouse International, Signature Inn, Red Lion inn & Suites, Red Lion Hotels, Settle Inn Extended Stay, Signature, Hotel RL
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts15Days Inn by Wyndham, Howard Johnson by Wyndham, Microtel by Wyndham, Super 8 by Wyndham, Travelodge by Wyndham, AmercInn by Wyndham, Baymont by Wyndham, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham, LaQuinta, Ramada Worldwide by Wyndham, Wingate by Wyndham, TRYP by Wyndham, Wyndham Garden, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Wyndham Grand