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Wyndham Hotel Group Profile by Numbers

Wyndham Hotel Group = 6,993 Hotels; 588,458 rooms globally in March 2009.

Wyndham Hotel Group is the largest hotel chain in world by hotels; InterContinental Hotels Group (Holiday Inn/HI Express) is largest by number of rooms.

Wyndham Hotel Group brands are primarily in the economy to midscale market. Wyndham Hotels and Resorts brand is upscale hotels and resorts, however, these hotels comprise less than 2% of the Wyndham Hotel Group by brand and less than 5% by rooms of the global hotel chain.

Wyndham Rewards is the Wyndham Hotel Group chain loyalty program.

Wyndham  Hotel Group brands

Market Segment

Number of Hotels (Mar 09)

6,993 globally

Rooms per brand

March 2009

588,458 globally

Ranking in

World Top 50 Brands

Days Inn

Economy

1,851

150,319

8

Super 8

Economy

2,105

130,725

10

Ramada

Midscale

885

114,448

13

Howard Johnson

Midscale

475

46,273

34

Travelodge

Economy

471

35,477

44

Microtel Inn

Economy

313

22,476

Not in Top 50

Wyndham Hotels and Resorts

upscale

82

21,650

Not in Top 50

Knights Inn

Economy

309

19,920

Not in Top 50

Baymont Inn

Midscale

225

18,914

Not in Top 50

Wingate

Midscale

166

15,195

Not in Top 50

Hawthorn Suites

Extended Stay

90

8,448

Not in Top 50

Data was pulled from Wyndham 2009 Q1 Financial Tables http://www.wyndhamworldwide.com/investors/financial_information/quarterly_earnings.cfm

Top 50 Ranking is based on Hotels Magazine data.

Source link: Top 50 Hotel Brands http://www.hotelsmag.com/contents/pdf/htl0907giantstables.pdf

HotelsMag.com survey shows end-of-year 2008 numbers at 7,043 hotels and 592,880 rooms in global portfolio.

 

About Ric Garrido

Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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