Le Meridien Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Le Méridien is an upscale, design-focused international hotel brand with a European perspective.

How much does a Le Meridien franchise cost?

Le Meridien has a franchise fee of up to $150,000, with a total initial investment range of $54,763,100 to $88,015,500.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $85,000 to $150,000
  • Total Investment: $54,763,100 to $88,015,500
  • Working Capital: $500,000 to $1,500,000
  • Royalty Fee: 5%

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How much does a Le Meridien franchise make?

Franchise profits depend on a number of variables, including local demand for your product, labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other factors. Typically, franchise profits are proportionate to the size of investment. We can help you figure out how much money you can make by reviewing your personal situation. Please unlock this franchise for more information.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 15 franchised Le Meridien locations in the USA.

Are there any Le Meridien franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, Le Meridien has franchise locations in 12 states. The largest region is the South with 7 franchise locations.


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Last Reviewed: 2017

Le Meridien is graded based on our most recent research.

Le Meridien Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$54,763,100 - $88,015,500
Franchise Fee

$85,000 - $150,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
20 Years
Renewal Term
0 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
Ongoing Fees
Ad Fees
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Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 227 hours. This includes 227 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 227
Total 227

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Le Meridien does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. Le Meridien offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2005. 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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