Knights Inn

Knights Inn


Initial Investment

LOW: $102,384
HIGH: $7,243,349

Change in Units

-2.6% -10 UNITS (1 Year)
+2.8% +11 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile



Franchising Since

1991 (25 Years)

Corporate Address

22 Sylvan Wy. Parsippany, NJ 07054


Geoff Ballotti

Parent Company

Wyndham Hotel Group

Ticker Symbol

About Knights Inn

Knights Inn, a hotel chain with more than 230 locations in North America, was founded in 1972. The franchise, which is operated by Cendant Corp., provides limited-service, budget lodging to families, senior citizens, business travelers, truckers and other value-conscious travelers.

Knights Inn looks for franchisees with hotel management or operation experience.


Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$102,384 - $7,243,349

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee


Ongoing Royalty Fee


Ad Royalty Fee


Financing Options

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

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

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 106

Lowest Rank: 235

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 3-4 days

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: Regional workshops; property training

Ongoing Support
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

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Updated: September 30th, 2016

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