Country Inns & Suites By Carlson
Description of franchise system
COUNTRY INNS & SUITES BY CARLSON is part of Minneapolis-based Carlson Hotels Worldwide. Their operation also includes Radisson Hotels & Resorts; Regent Hotels & Resorts; Park Plaza; and Park Inn Hotels & Resorts.
Curtis Carlson established Country Inns & Suites in 1987 as part of his collection of restaurants and hotels, which included the TGI Friday's and Radisson Hotels. These hotels, located in rural and metropolitan areas, feature single-bedroom studios and suites that may also be equipped with microwaves and refrigerators.
Country Inns has attractive meeting rooms for people traveling on business. They offer breakfast rooms and lobbies that are easily used for business meetings and gathering places. These attractive places also give the advantage of laundry conveniences, exercise areas, and pools. Every guest is offered complimentary cookies, a morning paper and breakfast, and every hotel allows children to stay for free if an adult accompanies them.
In this rapidly growing industry, one brand stands out from all the rest. Country Inns & Suites By Carlson has a distinctive design that reflects a fervor for hospitality. And with more than 380 locations already open and over 100 in development, Country Inns & Suites is quickly becoming the best concept in the hotel business.
Country Inns & Suites has grown worldwide because of an aptitude for adapting to various kinds of markets and requirements into their franchise system. From the second a guest comes into a Country Inns & Suites location, the difference is already evident. The external architecture is inviting and distinctive. Inside every building there are special touches in the design that express the welcoming nature of a home. All through the lobby area, guest rooms and breakfast room, a friendly, charming atmosphere gives a distinctive ambiance that truly sets Country Inns & Suites apart.
Country Inns & Suites consistently sets the highest standard in interior decor and location design, with operations and services that please owners and guests alike. The company is quickly becoming known as one of the most stimulating hotel concepts in the whole industry.
When you become Country Inns & Suites franchise partner you will join a knowledgeable team that works tirelessly to help you in every area of the operation and development of your location. After qualifying for a Country Inns & Suites franchise , the company’s franchise team will assist you in market & site assessment, review of architectural plans, and lender introduction.
You will also receive Franchise owner orientation, Country brand orientation, On-site staff training, an 1-800 number, and Reservation Center conferences.
In addition, the Country Inns & Suites toll-free reservation system is the very best in the business, giving you a multitude of convenient, instantaneous services for travel agents and guests.
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If you are interested in the lucrative advantages of the hotel business and the solid support of the Country Inns & Suites franchise system , fill out the information below and see if Country Inns & Suites is the right franchise opportunity for you!
|Country of origin||USA|
|Company foundation (nat / worldwide)||1986 / 1986|
|First franchising (nat / worldwide)||1991 / 1987|
|Country of data||USA|
|Total investment (nat)||3.173.600 USD|
|Initial entry fee||40.000 USD|
3,5 - 4,5 %
|Type of contract||
|Master licenses available|
|Pilot unit in the country of data|
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