Hilton Garden Inn

Hilton Garden Inn

Upscale midprice hotels
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#89 Ranked #133 last year
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Initial investment
$13.1M - $27.1M
Units as of 2020
861 16.2% over 3 years

Company Overview

Hilton Garden Inn is part of the portfolio of brands at Hilton Worldwide, which has hotels in more than 90 countries. Other Hilton Worldwide brands include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hampton by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, Canopy by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations.

About Hilton Garden Inn

Industry
Lodging
Related Categories
Hotels & Motels
Founded
1990
Parent Company
Hilton
Leadership
Christopher Nassetta, CEO
Ticker Symbol
HLT

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1990 (31 years)
# of employees at HQ
7,332
# of Units
861 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
7930 Jones Branch Dr., #1100
McLean, VA 22102

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Hilton Garden Inn 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
$75,000
Initial Investment
$13,054,495 - $27,141,775
Veteran Incentives
Varies
Royalty Fee
5.5%
Ad Royalty Fee
4%
Term of Agreement
22 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

Third Party Financing
Hilton Garden Inn has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

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

On-The-Job Training
1 hour
Classroom Training
165-181 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

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
# of employees required to run
35-50
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #89

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #145

Fastest-Growing Franchises

Ranked #84

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Updated: February 8th, 2021