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Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham

2015 Franchise 500
#233
At a Glance

Products & Services: Hotels

Number of Locations: 318

Total Investment: $4.5M - $6.7M

Founded: 1987

Began Franchising: 1988

About Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham

As a part of U.S. Franchise Systems Inc., Microtel Inns & Suites offers more than 150 affordable locations across the country.

Offering free cable TV and mattresses approved by the American Chiropractic Association, Microtel's MicroSaver rooms start as low as $35 per night and have queen size beds and built-in furniture.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2014 294 7 17 0
2013 289 4 16 0
2012 293 2 13 0
2011 302 2 13 0
2010 300 2 16 0
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $4,533,570 - $6,718,900
Franchise Fee: $40,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 6%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 20 years, renewable
Direct Capital
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Equipment
Inventory
Accounts Receivable
Payroll

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: Varies. At franchisee's location: Varies. At regional locations : 2-3 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #233 (2015), #237 (2013), #115 (2012), #255 (2011), #138 (2010),
America's Top Global: #191 (2013), #97 (2012), #198 (2011), #111 (2010),