The hospitality industry is rapidly growing, and over the years we have witnessed great transition among the most hotel. All of them competing in a bid to give the best service in the most comfortable and luxurious way.
Every time I think of hospitality industry I picture a business that will always grow and make abnormal profits as the people appetite and desire to eat in hotels is still growing. Hotels are open to everyone who is hungry but wait they are ranked differently depending on a number of reasons like the level of services offered, facilities and the service charged among many other features.
Did you know that they are giant hotels with the longest hotels chain in the world that have dominated the hospitality industry? These hotels are luxurious furnish with extravagant furniture’s, the private chambers, presidential suites, and are backed by a top notch customer service one that is given to a queen or a king.
In this template, you will find the top 15 largest hotel chains that have taken over the hospitality industry world.
15. Starwood and Hotels
Just as the names suggests this group of hotels is frequented by Hollywood stars, celebrities and the higher and mighty who don’t mind spending extra dollars to get a VIP treatment while still enjoying some privacy.
The hotel was established in the 80s with its headquarters in Stamford and with over many years of existence it’s a clear prove that they offer nothing but the best to their clients. It has over 1207 running branches all over the world each with more than 300 rooms.
14. Intercontinental Hotel Group
You might be wrong if you ever think that this hotel was established many decades ago, it came to being in 2004, and I must say it caught its competitors by surprise and it has remained a major threat to its competition. Having been established in 2004 and spreading in over 100 countries with a capacity of over 600,000 rooms, this was not good news to its competitors, and no one can actually estimate where the hotel will be in the next five years.
The rapid growth was aided by the merger of Holiday Inn Express with the support of the expansion of the renowned Crowne Plaza and the arrival of Indigo boutique hotels and Stay Bridge Suites this made the Intercontinental be one of the top hotels with the largest hotel chains.
13. Best Western International
Best Western International it’s just best in its own way, from the luxurious and comfortable rooms to the exceptional service given by its employees. It has branded itself as the ‘World’s Largest Hotel family, ’ and no one dares to doubt that.
The hotel was established in 1946 back in the United States with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona and has quite spread to Europe, Middle East, China and the rest of the world. It has over 1,000 employees with over 314,331 guest rooms it’s the biggest contributor to revenue of $ 206,000 per year.
12. Home Inns
Whenever you think of Home Inns its slogan should come in mind ‘Wherever you go, you are always at home’ that’s what differentiate it with other giants hotels of its class. While many big hotels have their roots from the US, Home Inns was established in China with headquarters in Xuhui District of Shanghai, and it opened its doors first in 2002.
It merged with Motel 168, and it has kept on flourishing to date with plans of expanding to Asia Continent.
11. Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Four Seasons Hotels is not new to us it was established in 1970 in Toronto, Canada and has spread to over 40 countries to date and it’s still growing.
It has been voted as top ten best hotel in the World.
10. Wyndham Hotel Group
If you hear of luxury, comfort and great ambiance all in one sentence, you should picture the Wyndham Group of Hotels.The investment done in this hotels and services offered a visit to them will make you feel like you are in paradise.
It acquired two renowned brands Global Hyatt and Microtel Inns & Suites not forgetting the famous Hawthorn Suites this acquisition acted a huge boost in the growth of the hotel, and it has over 400 new properties.
9. Hilton Hotel
Hilton has its roots from the United States established 1919 in Texas as a small hotel with 40 rooms, but today it’s a strong brand with its presence almost all over the world.
Gradually this hotel has grown and spread to over 90 countries with around 3900 hotels and capacity of 650,000 rooms.
8. Choice Hotel
Formerly known as Quality Courts United it later rebranded to Choice Hotel where no one has ever made a wrong choice in choosing this hotel. It opened its doors in 1939 in Maryland, United States it has given birth and nurtured over 4000 successful brands to date.
It presence are felt in 30 countries and territories with 6200 hotels and more than 500,000 rooms. They offer top-notch services that are rarely experienced in any other hotel.
From the best hotels brand in the world the Mercure, ibis, Novotels and Sofitels this hotel have it all.
Its roots are traced back in France having been established in 1967 in the beautiful city of Paris, and since then it has grown 3717 hotels.
6. Jin Jiang International
China is famously known as being the 1st in industrial development and most populated country but wait, it’s also a home to the biggest hotel known all over the world.
Jin Jiang has established 80 years ago and had more than 2200 hotels the largest hotel in China. Recently it acquired the Groupe du Louvre and France of Louvre Hotels Group to strengthen its brand.
5. Marriott International
With a tagline of ‘home away from home’ this hotel offers much more than we have in our homes. It boasts of having over 653719 rooms and 4117 lodgings that are spread across 72 countries.
With its headquarters in Washington DC, it has most trusted brands of the hotel like Residence Inn, The Ritz-Carlton, Fairfield Inn, Courtyard, Fairfield Inn Autograph Collection, just to mention a few.
Carlson was formerly known as Rezidor SAS before it rebranded it was established back in 1960 in Copenhagen. It has spread to over 150 countries and boasts of having 900 restaurants and 1300 hotels.
The hotel has six strong hotel brands namely Radisson, Radisson Blu, Park Plaza, Country Inns & Suites, and Hotel Missoni.
3. Global Hyatt
The multinational hotel was established in 1957 by the co-founders Hyatt Robert and Jack Dyer. The hotel has 679 properties and its spread in 54 countries.
It was listed by Fortune Magazine as the 47th best employer to work for in the United States.
2. Banyan Tree Holdings
Banyan was established in 1994 in Singapore and has since developed and hotels, resorts, and Spa in Asia. With a presence in over 28 countries with more than 35 resorts, 70 spas, and 77 retail galleries.
The group has three brands, Banyan Tree, pioneered pool villas and the tropical garden spa.
1. Dusit Thani Group
With its headquarters in Bangkok Thailand Dusit hotel was established in 1948 and has gradually flourished with over 510- rooms and it has spread to more than nine countries worldwide.
The above state of the art group of hotels boasts of offering prestigious services that meet international standards and being multinationals .wherever you visit any other above hotels maybe in your mother country or during your visit in a foreign country you may not likely notice the difference of service offered.
Besides from making it big in the hospitality service industry, the hotels have also impacted lives of many people both directly or indirect from the workers to customers and the mother country for contributing billions of revenues. If you want to spend some good time away from home, you can visit these multinational hotels and get to taste their services.