Days Inn

Days Inn

Days Inn
#32

Initial Investment

LOW: $178,870
HIGH: $7,663,900

Change in Units

-0.7% -12 UNITS (1 Year)
-2.6% -46 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1970

Franchising Since

1972 (44 Years)

Corporate Address

22 Sylvan Wy. Parsippany, NJ 07054

CEO

Geoff Ballotti

Parent Company

Wyndham Hotel Group

Ticker Symbol

About Days Inn

Cecil B. Day opened his first hotel in Tybee Island, Georgia, in 1970. Since then, Days Inns Worldwide has grown into a network of nearly 2,000 franchised hotels throughout the U.S. and worldwide, including some hotels that offer free breakfast and allow pets in select rooms.

Days Inn Worldwide is part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of hotels which also includes Baymont Inns & Suites, Hawthorn Suites, Howard Johnson Int'l., Knights Franchise Systems, Microtel Inns & Suites, Ramada Worldwide, Super 8, Travelodge Hotels, Wingate by Wyndham, and Wyndham Hotels and Resorts.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$178,870 - $7,663,900

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5.5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3.8%

Financing Options

Days Inn offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs

Days Inn has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 5

Lowest Rank: 42

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2 days

Training at headquarters: 5 days

Additional Training: Regional workshops

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

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Updated: August 8th, 2015

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