Budget Host

With 140 properties in 37 states, Budget Host Inns offer travelers a high level of standards at an affordable price. Founded in Fort Worth, Texas, in 1975, Bust Host partners with franchisees for the greatest return on investment. While not mandatory, Budget Host’s corporate offices offer franchisees an Auto-Clerk PMS system, as well as a commission-free booking engine. For a fee of $99, this engine directly connects owners to Booking.com and Expedia with no transaction fees.

» Ownership split (U.S. properties) | 140, all franchised
» Rewards program | N/A
» Length of contract | 1 year
» Contact | Lisa Sawyer, 817-861-6088


Brand NameWhat It's AboutChain ScaleCompetitive SetFranchise FeesTarget CustomerU.S. Properties/StatesU.S. Pipeline
Budget Host Inn Since: 1975Clean, comfortable hotels at an affordable price pointEconomyDays Inn, Motel 6, EconoLodgeApplication: $5,000
Annual Membership: $1,500 + $80/unit
Royalty: $480
Business travelers, seniors, and families looking for a clean room at an affordable price140/373

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