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Motel 6
#116 Franchise 500| Economy hotels

Motel 6
Economy hotels

About
Founded

1962

Franchising Since

1996 (22 Years)

Corporate Address

4001 International Pkwy.
Carrollton, TX 75007

CEO

Jim Amorosia

Parent Company

G6 Hospitality

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$2,607,700 - $3,842,600

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3.5%

Financing Options
Veteran Incentives

$1,500 for training

Support Options
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

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

25-30 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Additional Training:

Annual convention

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

10 - 20

Motel 6 is ranked #116 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
The first Motel 6 opened in Santa Barbara, California, in 1962, and got its name from its initial room rates: $6 a night. Fifty-five years later, Motel 6 is managed by G6 Hospitality and has a network of more than 1,200 economy lodging locations across the U.S. and Canada.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $2,607,700 High - $3,842,600
Units
+1.6%+20 UNITS (1 Year) +17.7%+192 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Asia, Canada, Central America, Mexico, South America
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: September 5th, 2017