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Hampton by Hilton Named No. 1 Hotel Franchise for 13th Consecutive Year by Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500®


MCLEAN, Va. – This is the lucky number 13 for Hampton by Hilton. hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced that its global brand’s reign as the premier hotel franchise in Contractor‘s Franchise 500® continue for the 13thand consecutive year, tying the record for most #1 rankings in the Hotels & Motels category. Hilton’s portfolio of world-class brands is well represented on the annual list with Awning by Hilton, Hilton Hotels and Resorts, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton again joining Hampton by Hilton, which is the only hotel franchise to make the top 20 of the overall list.

“Hilton has a long history of building innovative brands, and it is an honor to receive this impressive recognition across our portfolio,” said Matt Schuyler, Chief Brand Officer, Hilton. “This accolade is a testament to our bespoke brands, loved by customers around the world, which come to life in partnership with our incredible franchise partners who continue to trust them to deliver reliable and user-friendly experiences for our customers every day.

Hampton by Hilton, the industry’s premier upper-midscale hotel brand, is consistently recognized for its performance, innovation, growth and guest loyalty. As a guest favorite, Hampton sets the standard for its category and continues to raise the bar, earning more five-star reviews than any other hospitality brand, at its more than 2,700 locations in 33 countries and territories across the world.

“Hampton by Hilton upholds a nearly four-decade legacy as the preferred brand of choice for developers and owners and a beacon of service excellence for guests,” said Shruti Gandhi Buckley, senior vice president and global brand manager, Hampton by Hilton. “A top-notch guest experience, expansive global footprint, unmatched brand awareness and guest loyalty drive the recognition Hampton continues to achieve as a leading hospitality brand.”

The Hotels & Motels category proved to be very competitive this year, with Hampton assuming its familiar position, while also improving seven places in the overall standings from last year. Overall, eight Hilton brands were named to the top 10 in the Hotels & Motels category with DoubleTree by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton and Canopy by Hilton. double-digit jumps in the rankings from a year ago. A total of 11 of Hilton’s 18 brands have been named to the 2022 Franchise 500®:

In its 43rd year, Contractor Magazine Franchise 500® is known for rewarding brands for outstanding performance in areas such as unit growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power.

Hilton’s franchise partners benefit from Hilton’s global strength, reputation, scale and performance engine, in addition to the company’s award-winning Hilton Honors loyalty program which has nearly 123 million members. With 18 bespoke brands, Hilton offers an innovative product for any type of owner and operator wishing to join one of the largest and fastest growing hospitality companies.

Learn more about Hilton’s portfolio of brands at newsroom.hilton.com.

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a global hospitality leader with a wallet of 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,700 properties and more than 1 million rooms, in 122 countries and territories. Dedicated to achieving its founding vision of filling the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality, Hilton has welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its more than 100-year history, earned a place of choice on the 2021 World’s Best Workplaces list and has been recognized as a Global Leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes for five consecutive years. Hilton CleanStay was introduced, bringing an industry-defining standard of cleanliness to hotels around the world. Through the award-winning Hilton Honors loyalty program, nearly 123 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn points for hotel stays and experiences that money can’t buy. Hilton Honors app, customers can book their stay, select their room, check in, unlock their door with a digital key and pay for their purchases, all from their smartphone. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and contact Hilton at Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, instagram and Youtube.