hihotels by Hospitality International

hihotels by Hospitality International

Hotels/motels
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Ranked #446 last year
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Initial investment
$134K - $2.6M
Units as of 2020
222 3.9% over 3 years

Company Overview

Hospitality International represents five hotel brands: Red Carpet Inn, an economy to mid-level hotel chain started in 1968; Passport Inn, a budget and economy hotel chain with generally small properties; Scottish Inns, an economy, limited-service chain started in 1967; Master Hosts Inns, a mid- to upper-middle hotel chain with locations primarily in resort or destination areas; and Downtowner Inns, an economy to upper-economy hotel chain with locations primarily in city centers or downtown areas.

About hihotels by Hospitality International

Industry
Lodging
Related Categories
Hotels & Motels
Founded
1971
Parent Company
Hospitality Int'l. Inc.
Leadership
Bobby Guimbellot, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1977 (44 years)
# of employees at HQ
10
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
222 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook, Twitter
Corporate Address
1726 Montreal Cir., #110
Tucker, GA 30084

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a hihotels by Hospitality International franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$5,000 - $15,000
Initial Investment
$133,600 - $2,602,000
Royalty Fee
$40/room/mo.
Ad Royalty Fee
Included
Term of Agreement
5 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

Classroom Training
10.5 hours
Additional Training
At regional training seminars
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
Website Development
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021