Candlewood Suites

About Candlewood Suites

At Candlewood Suites® hotels we offer a more casual kind
of longer stay, where you’ll always feel at home, at your best and
really productive while on the road.

All of our locations throughout the Americas are easily accessible
and we’re always opening new hotels, so guests can book a spacious suite
whenever and wherever it works for them.
Candlewood Suites gives you the amenities that make you feel at home.
Fully-equipped suites, room to spread out, space to work and space to
relax.

Hotels/Motels/Inns Franchise Opportunities

Below is a quick comparison of Candlewood Suites against other Hotels/Motels/Inns franchises and business opportunities. For an in depth comparison of Candlewood Suites with another opportunity including start-up costs and fees, business experience requirements, training & support and financing options click on the name of the company to view the detailed comparison.

Franchise Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
AFM Hospitality Corporation $35,000 3% 4% $2,000,000-$20,000,000
Aloft hotels $185,050-$258,650 5.5% $10,358,360-$26,620,860
Aloha Hotels N/A $100,000
America's Best Inns & Suites $10,000 3-5% $170,000-$577,000
AmericInn $39,500 5% 3.25% $221,286-$7,605,378
AmeriHost Franchise Systems N/A 4-5% $3,700,000-$4,700,000
Aston Hotels and Resorts N/A $250,000-$500,000
Atwell Suites N/A 5% $8,820,308-$12,387,352
Baymont by Wyndham $26,000-$29,000 5% 3.5% $214,523-$7,155,641
Best Western $45,000-$60,000 $50,505-$24,773,188
Boarders Inn and Suites by Cobblestone Hotels $20,000 $2/room/day .25/room/day $46,649-$7,727,647
Cambria Suites $60,000 5% $12,576,100-$14,690,600
Canopy $75,000 5% 4% $44,872,050-$114,186,475
Centerstone $17,000 2% 2% $47,149-$8,728,147
Choice Hotels $10,000-$60,000 Varies Varies $88,050-$13,166,100
Clarion $40,000 4.25% 3.25% $519,750-$2,771,599
Clubhouse Inn $30,000 $30,000-$1,000,000
Cobblestone Inn and Suites $35,000 $3/room/day .25/room/day $64,799-$8,738,497
Comfort Inn $50,000 5.65% 3.85% $307,125-$9,243,275
Comfort Suites $50,000 5.65% 3.85% $307,125-$9,243,275
COMPASS by Margaritaville N/A $9,010,000-$31,395,000
Country Comfort N/A $2,000,000-$10,000,000
Country Inns & Suites By Radisson $50,000 5% 2.5% $1,916,178-$9,472,795
Courtyard By Marriott $50,000-$90,000 $11,131,210-$28,763,410
Crowne Plaza $75,000 5% $35,380,430-$70,256,900
Curio Collection by Hilton $75,000 5% 4% $3,592,500-$112,436,500
Days Inns Worldwide $35,000-$38,000 5.5% 3.8% $231,156-$5,794,510
Dolce by Wyndham $35,000-$50,000 5% $743,675-$22,345,559
Doubletree Hotels, Suites, Resorts, Clubs $75,000 5% 4% $22,843,700-$79,169,000
Downtowner Inns $6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Econo Lodge $25,000 4.5% 3.5% $208,275-$938,645
Element Hotels $60,000 5.5% $10,972,610-$30,445,500
Embassy Suites Hotels $75,000 3.5% - 5.5% 4% $17,910,500-$85,492,500
EVEN Hotels $75,000 5% $16,697,959-$24,459,635
Everhome Suites N/A $10,108,350-$12,101,869
Fairfield Inns $50,000-$60,000 5.5% $8,491,200-$22,730,300
Four Points by Sheraton $60,000 $9,400,610-$25,923,410
GrandStay Residential Suites $35,000 5% 2% $117,900-$10,090,200
GUESTHOUSE $15,000 3%year1, 3.5%thereafter 1.5% $118,000-$1,918,500
Hampton Inn/Hampton Inn & Suites $75,000 6% 4% $7,662,800-$20,306,500
Hard Rock Hotel $50,000 $118,010,666-$221,433,000
Hawthorn Suites $40,000-$44,500 5.5% 2.5% $225,693-$12,785,326
Hilton Garden Inn $75,000 5.5% 4% $13,045,500-$27,123,500
Hilton Hotels & Resorts $75,000 5% 4% $30,581,105-$128,987,095
Holiday Inn $50,000 5-6% $8,993,365-$20,018,168
Home2 Suites $75,000 5% 3.5% $9,102,300-$17,456,500
HomeTowne Studios $30,000 3% $345,500-$1,238,500
Homewood Suites by Hilton $75,000 3.5% - 5.5% 3.5% $12,337,700-$25,972,000
Hospitality $5,000-$15,000 $35/rm/night $133,600-$2,602,000
Hotel Indigo $75,000 5% $18,314,275-$39,374,895
Hotel RL $40,000-$75,000 5% 3.5% $1,335,000-$36,191,500
Howard Johnson $35,000-$38,000 4.5% 4% $336,552-$9,898,595
Hyatt $60,000-$100,000 $44,648,500-$1,541,430,000
Hyatt Centric $100,000 $29,373,500-$105,360,000
Hyatt House Hotels $60,000-$100,000 $15,269,000-$30,124,500
Hyatt Place Hotels $60,000-$100,000 $15,269,000-$30,124,500
InterContinental Hotels Group $75,000 5% $70,494,125-$103,087,610
JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts $50,000 $5,000,000-$7,000,000
Key West Inns $14,000 2% 2% $32,149-$8,713,147
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants $75,000 5% $49,789,087-$70,127,050
Knights Inn $7,000 $21/rm./mo. $93,000-$6,277,500
La Quinta $55,000 4-4.5% 4.5% $3,822,657-$12,901,630
Le Meridien N/A $61,886,490-$96,761,490
Luxury Collection, The N/A $138,156,490-$214,086,490
Mainstay Suites $30,000 5% 2.5% $290,825-$13,479,816
Margaritaville Hotels & Resorts N/A $10,175,000-$115,680,000
Marriott Conference Centers $50,000 $5,000,000-$7,000,000
Marriott Hotels & Resorts $50,000 $74,082,490-$176,017,490
Master Hosts Inns $6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
MGallery Hotel Collection N/A $50,412,500-$86,813,500
MHO Hotel N/A $59,400-$1,238,000
Microtel Inns & Suites $43,000 6% 2% $5,709,119-$6,799,356
Motel 6 $25,000-$35,000 5% 3.5% $206,850-$8,823,850
Motto by Hilton $75,000 5% 4% $12,290,495-$67,951,775
Moxy Hotels $75,000 5.5% $10,309,910-$31,230,300
My Place Hotels $30,000 $4,108,050-$5,709,950
NYLO Hotels $60,000-$69,600 5% 3.5% $10,880,000-$14,800,000
Oasis Senior Advisors $40,000-$70,000 10% $59,290-$93,490
Oyo Hotels N/A $97,700-$179,700
Park Inn by Radisson $35,000 4.5% 2% $3,692,674-$20,934,027
Passport Inn $6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Quality Inns $25,000-$50,000 3.5%-5.25% 1.25%-3.5% $2,000,000-$10,000,000
Radisson $75,000 5% 2% $13,942,060-$65,080,705
Radisson RED $75,000 $7,180,738-$33,494,350
Ramada Worldwide $35,000 4.5% 4% $220,731-$9,291,313
Red Carpet Inn $6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Red Collection, The $30,000 $787,000-$1,745,500
Red Lion Hotels and Inns $40,000-$75,000 5% 3.5% $8,431,750-$36,598,000
Red Roof Inn $30,000 4.5% 4%(Marketing & Reservation Fee) $203,500-$5,456,700
Registry Collection Hotels, The N/A $21,810,621-$35,601,522
Reverb hotel by Hard Rock N/A $15,445,000-$37,020,000
Rodeway Inns $15,000 4.5% 1.25%-3.5% $118,825-$572,495
Scottish Inns $6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Select Inn N/A $5,000,000
Settle Inn $25,000 3%year 1, 3.5%thereafter 2.25% $2,763,290-$3,687,220
Signature Inn $7,500 $3,216,500-$6,275,000
SpringHill Suites $60,000-$100,000 $9,403,000-$26,051,800
Starwood Hotels & Resorts N/A $5,000,000
stayAPT Suites N/A $4,148,500-$7,616,000
Staybridge Suites $55,000 5% $15,352,595-$22,436,565
Studio 6 $20,000-$30,000 5% 2% $206,850-$9,621,350
Suburban $30,000 4% $149,175-$8,513,044
Super 8 $25,000-$28,000 5.5% 3% $233,200-$4,834,492
SureStay Hotel by Best Western N/A $186,225-$24,338,895
Tapestry Collection by Hilton $75,000 5% 4% $3,005,105-$95,336,595
Tempo by Hilton $75,000 $16,056,445-$76,966,375
TownePlace Suites $50,000-$100,000 $9,180,100-$25,635,600
Trademark Collection Hotel N/A $198,558-$12,854,531
Travelodge Hotels $35,000-$38,000 4.5% 4% $184,960-$8,424,593
Trend Hotels and Suites by My Place N/A up to 5% $180,050-$2,848,700
Tru by Hilton $75,000 5% 4% $8,332,795-$13,542,175
TRYP by Wyndham $39,500 5% 4% $15,120,019-$23,614,755
Unbound Collection by Hyatt, The N/A $27,357,500-$98,440,000
Vagabond Inns $20,000 2.5% $2,800,000-$5,800,000
Value Place $5,000 5% $5,035,000-$7,031,000
voco hotels $75,000 0 0 $15,963,880-$46,738,600
WaterWalk Hotels and Apartments $50,000 $19,960,000-$25,430,000
Wingate by Wyndham $36,000-$40,500 4.5% 4% $375,465-$10,816,446
WoodSpring Suites $50,000 5% 2.5% $5,035,000-$7,031,000
Wyndham Garden $39,500 5% 3% $446,776-$14,378,293
Wyndham Grand $39,500 5% 3% $446,776-$14,378,293
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts $54,500 5% 3% $42,112,580-$69,188,897
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Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
AFM Hospitality Corporation
$35,000 3% 4% $2,000,000-$20,000,000
Aloft hotels
$185,050-$258,650 5.5% $10,358,360-$26,620,860
Aloha Hotels
N/A $100,000
America's Best Inns & Suites
$10,000 3-5% $170,000-$577,000
AmericInn
$39,500 5% 3.25% $221,286-$7,605,378
AmeriHost Franchise Systems
N/A 4-5% $3,700,000-$4,700,000
Aston Hotels and Resorts
N/A $250,000-$500,000
Atwell Suites
N/A 5% $8,820,308-$12,387,352
Baymont by Wyndham
$26,000-$29,000 5% 3.5% $214,523-$7,155,641
Best Western
$45,000-$60,000 $50,505-$24,773,188
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Boarders Inn and Suites by Cobblestone Hotels
$20,000 $2/room/day .25/room/day $46,649-$7,727,647
Cambria Suites
$60,000 5% $12,576,100-$14,690,600
Canopy
$75,000 5% 4% $44,872,050-$114,186,475
Centerstone
$17,000 2% 2% $47,149-$8,728,147
Choice Hotels
$10,000-$60,000 Varies Varies $88,050-$13,166,100
Clarion
$40,000 4.25% 3.25% $519,750-$2,771,599
Clubhouse Inn
$30,000 $30,000-$1,000,000
Cobblestone Inn and Suites
$35,000 $3/room/day .25/room/day $64,799-$8,738,497
Comfort Inn
$50,000 5.65% 3.85% $307,125-$9,243,275
Comfort Suites
$50,000 5.65% 3.85% $307,125-$9,243,275
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
COMPASS by Margaritaville
N/A $9,010,000-$31,395,000
Country Comfort
N/A $2,000,000-$10,000,000
Country Inns & Suites By Radisson
$50,000 5% 2.5% $1,916,178-$9,472,795
Courtyard By Marriott
$50,000-$90,000 $11,131,210-$28,763,410
Crowne Plaza
$75,000 5% $35,380,430-$70,256,900
Curio Collection by Hilton
$75,000 5% 4% $3,592,500-$112,436,500
Days Inns Worldwide
$35,000-$38,000 5.5% 3.8% $231,156-$5,794,510
Dolce by Wyndham
$35,000-$50,000 5% $743,675-$22,345,559
Doubletree Hotels, Suites, Resorts, Clubs
$75,000 5% 4% $22,843,700-$79,169,000
Downtowner Inns
$6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Econo Lodge
$25,000 4.5% 3.5% $208,275-$938,645
Element Hotels
$60,000 5.5% $10,972,610-$30,445,500
Embassy Suites Hotels
$75,000 3.5% - 5.5% 4% $17,910,500-$85,492,500
EVEN Hotels
$75,000 5% $16,697,959-$24,459,635
Everhome Suites
N/A $10,108,350-$12,101,869
Fairfield Inns
$50,000-$60,000 5.5% $8,491,200-$22,730,300
Four Points by Sheraton
$60,000 $9,400,610-$25,923,410
GrandStay Residential Suites
$35,000 5% 2% $117,900-$10,090,200
GUESTHOUSE
$15,000 3%year1, 3.5%thereafter 1.5% $118,000-$1,918,500
Hampton Inn/Hampton Inn & Suites
$75,000 6% 4% $7,662,800-$20,306,500
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Hard Rock Hotel
$50,000 $118,010,666-$221,433,000
Hawthorn Suites
$40,000-$44,500 5.5% 2.5% $225,693-$12,785,326
Hilton Garden Inn
$75,000 5.5% 4% $13,045,500-$27,123,500
Hilton Hotels & Resorts
$75,000 5% 4% $30,581,105-$128,987,095
Holiday Inn
$50,000 5-6% $8,993,365-$20,018,168
Home2 Suites
$75,000 5% 3.5% $9,102,300-$17,456,500
HomeTowne Studios
$30,000 3% $345,500-$1,238,500
Homewood Suites by Hilton
$75,000 3.5% - 5.5% 3.5% $12,337,700-$25,972,000
Hospitality
$5,000-$15,000 $35/rm/night $133,600-$2,602,000
Hotel Indigo
$75,000 5% $18,314,275-$39,374,895
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Hotel RL
$40,000-$75,000 5% 3.5% $1,335,000-$36,191,500
Howard Johnson
$35,000-$38,000 4.5% 4% $336,552-$9,898,595
Hyatt
$60,000-$100,000 $44,648,500-$1,541,430,000
Hyatt Centric
$100,000 $29,373,500-$105,360,000
Hyatt House Hotels
$60,000-$100,000 $15,269,000-$30,124,500
Hyatt Place Hotels
$60,000-$100,000 $15,269,000-$30,124,500
InterContinental Hotels Group
$75,000 5% $70,494,125-$103,087,610
JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts
$50,000 $5,000,000-$7,000,000
Key West Inns
$14,000 2% 2% $32,149-$8,713,147
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
$75,000 5% $49,789,087-$70,127,050
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Knights Inn
$7,000 $21/rm./mo. $93,000-$6,277,500
La Quinta
$55,000 4-4.5% 4.5% $3,822,657-$12,901,630
Le Meridien
N/A $61,886,490-$96,761,490
Luxury Collection, The
N/A $138,156,490-$214,086,490
Mainstay Suites
$30,000 5% 2.5% $290,825-$13,479,816
Margaritaville Hotels & Resorts
N/A $10,175,000-$115,680,000
Marriott Conference Centers
$50,000 $5,000,000-$7,000,000
Marriott Hotels & Resorts
$50,000 $74,082,490-$176,017,490
Master Hosts Inns
$6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
MGallery Hotel Collection
N/A $50,412,500-$86,813,500
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
MHO Hotel
N/A $59,400-$1,238,000
Microtel Inns & Suites
$43,000 6% 2% $5,709,119-$6,799,356
Motel 6
$25,000-$35,000 5% 3.5% $206,850-$8,823,850
Motto by Hilton
$75,000 5% 4% $12,290,495-$67,951,775
Moxy Hotels
$75,000 5.5% $10,309,910-$31,230,300
My Place Hotels
$30,000 $4,108,050-$5,709,950
NYLO Hotels
$60,000-$69,600 5% 3.5% $10,880,000-$14,800,000
Oasis Senior Advisors
$40,000-$70,000 10% $59,290-$93,490
Oyo Hotels
N/A $97,700-$179,700
Park Inn by Radisson
$35,000 4.5% 2% $3,692,674-$20,934,027
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Passport Inn
$6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Quality Inns
$25,000-$50,000 3.5%-5.25% 1.25%-3.5% $2,000,000-$10,000,000
Radisson
$75,000 5% 2% $13,942,060-$65,080,705
Radisson RED
$75,000 $7,180,738-$33,494,350
Ramada Worldwide
$35,000 4.5% 4% $220,731-$9,291,313
Red Carpet Inn
$6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Red Collection, The
$30,000 $787,000-$1,745,500
Red Lion Hotels and Inns
$40,000-$75,000 5% 3.5% $8,431,750-$36,598,000
Red Roof Inn
$30,000 4.5% 4%(Marketing & Reservation Fee) $203,500-$5,456,700
Registry Collection Hotels, The
N/A $21,810,621-$35,601,522
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Reverb hotel by Hard Rock
N/A $15,445,000-$37,020,000
Rodeway Inns
$15,000 4.5% 1.25%-3.5% $118,825-$572,495
Scottish Inns
$6,000-$16,000 3% 2.5% $133,600-$2,602,000
Select Inn
N/A $5,000,000
Settle Inn
$25,000 3%year 1, 3.5%thereafter 2.25% $2,763,290-$3,687,220
Signature Inn
$7,500 $3,216,500-$6,275,000
SpringHill Suites
$60,000-$100,000 $9,403,000-$26,051,800
Starwood Hotels & Resorts
N/A $5,000,000
stayAPT Suites
N/A $4,148,500-$7,616,000
Staybridge Suites
$55,000 5% $15,352,595-$22,436,565
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Studio 6
$20,000-$30,000 5% 2% $206,850-$9,621,350
Suburban
$30,000 4% $149,175-$8,513,044
Super 8
$25,000-$28,000 5.5% 3% $233,200-$4,834,492
SureStay Hotel by Best Western
N/A $186,225-$24,338,895
Tapestry Collection by Hilton
$75,000 5% 4% $3,005,105-$95,336,595
Tempo by Hilton
$75,000 $16,056,445-$76,966,375
TownePlace Suites
$50,000-$100,000 $9,180,100-$25,635,600
Trademark Collection Hotel
N/A $198,558-$12,854,531
Travelodge Hotels
$35,000-$38,000 4.5% 4% $184,960-$8,424,593
Trend Hotels and Suites by My Place
N/A up to 5% $180,050-$2,848,700
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Tru by Hilton
$75,000 5% 4% $8,332,795-$13,542,175
TRYP by Wyndham
$39,500 5% 4% $15,120,019-$23,614,755
Unbound Collection by Hyatt, The
N/A $27,357,500-$98,440,000
Vagabond Inns
$20,000 2.5% $2,800,000-$5,800,000
Value Place
$5,000 5% $5,035,000-$7,031,000
voco hotels
$75,000 0 0 $15,963,880-$46,738,600
WaterWalk Hotels and Apartments
$50,000 $19,960,000-$25,430,000
Wingate by Wyndham
$36,000-$40,500 4.5% 4% $375,465-$10,816,446
WoodSpring Suites
$50,000 5% 2.5% $5,035,000-$7,031,000
Wyndham Garden
$39,500 5% 3% $446,776-$14,378,293
Franchise
Franchise Fee Royalty Advertising Fee Development Costs
Wyndham Grand
$39,500 5% 3% $446,776-$14,378,293
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
$54,500 5% 3% $42,112,580-$69,188,897