Aloft Hotels Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Aloft Hotels has taken the lodging industry by storm offering urban, modern design and a hip social experience all at an affordable price.

How much does an Aloft Hotels franchise cost?

Aloft Hotels has a franchise fee of up to $125,000, with a total initial investment range of $14,055,150 to $22,693,900.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $60,000 to $125,000
  • Total Investment: $14,055,150 to $22,693,900
  • Working Capital: $400,000 to $750,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6%

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How much does an Aloft Hotels franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 104 franchised Aloft Hotels locations in the USA.

Are there any Aloft Hotels franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, Aloft Hotels has franchise locations in 29 states. The largest region is the South with 58 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2017

Aloft Hotels is a Franchise Grade Made The Grade™ franchise, which means it's ranked highly by our analysts!

Aloft Hotels Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$14,055,150 - $22,693,900
Franchise Fee

$60,000 - $125,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
0 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
39
2016
81
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
5.5%
Ad Fees
4.0%
# of Franchised Outlets

41

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 204 hours. This includes 204 hours of classroom training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 0
Classroom 204
Total 204

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Aloft Hotels does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Aloft Hotels offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2006. The average Hotel franchise began franchising in 1998.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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