Travelodge Hotels Franchise

Hotels & motels

Building temporary worker Scott King opened his first motel, King's Auto Court in 1935- - so as to welcome visitors going to San Diego's World's Fair. Throughout the following five years, he opened 24 more inns around Southern California. The first under the name Travelodge opened in 1940, and this turned into the name of Scott's organization in 1946. Today Travelodge is a piece of the Wyndham Worldwide gathering of lodging networks.

Known for offering high caliber, agreeable, yet reasonable rooms, Travelodge inns advance to many markets including families, seniors and business voyagers. With about 500 Travelodge areas all through the United States, Canada and Mexico, we keep on expanding our offerings to meet our visitors' differing needs. We offer projects and courtesies including:

* Wyndham Rewards, the world's biggest lodging rewards program*
* Best Available Rate Guarantee, guaranteeing that visitors locate our most minimal rate on the Internet
* Pet Friendly Locations
* Bear Bites complimentary breakfast which incorporates newly blended espresso, squeezed orange, arranged bagels, biscuits or baked goods
* Bear Basics in-room courtesies, our new drain and nectar scented lavatory luxuries
* Free day by day daily papers * In-room espresso
* Pools and/or meeting rooms at numerous areas
* Sleepy Bear Den rooms at numerous areas

*Based on the quantity of partaking properties.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a Travelodge
franchise for a 100 room new construction facility ranges from
$5,008,753 to $8,424,593.
The total investment necessary to begin
operation of a Travelodge franchise for a 100 room conversion facility
ranges from $184,960 to

$2,281,055. Land acquisition costs are not included in these ranges. The
above amounts include a range of $43,600 to $72,925 that must be paid
to the franchisor or an affiliate.

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How much does it cost to open a Travelodge Hotels Franchise?

The investment required to open a Travelodge Hotels Franchise is between $184,960-$8,424,593. There is an initial franchise fee of $35,000-$38,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Travelodge Hotels name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    15 years

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When did the first Travelodge Hotels open? 1939
When did Travelodge Hotels start Franchising? 1966

United States: Nationwide

International: Worldwide

Canada: Nationwide

Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee Yes No
Startup Costs Yes No
Equipment No Yes
Inventory Yes Yes
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

Third Party Financing Source(s): leasing companies


On-The-Job Training: 3-4 days
Classroom Training: 4 days
Additional Training: Regional workshops; customized property training

Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations

Co-op Advertising
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social media
Website development
Email marketing
Loyalty program/app

International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 25% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 25

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed.

To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Travelodge Hotels Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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Travelodge Hotels

Travelodge Hotels

Travelodge Hotels
22 Sylvan Wy.
Parsippany, NJ


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