Culture The Best Hotel Chains  

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List Rules Any group of hotels under one recognizable brand that is operated by one management company

The best hotel chains are those most popular and favorite hotel brands around regardless of price and star quality. These top hotel brands are visited by millions each year with locations across the United States and abroad. When you're traveling, where do you like to stay? Vote for your favorite hotel brands below!

In terms of the best luxury hotel brands, top names like the Four Seasons, the Ritz-Carlton, Fairmont, InterContinental and Westin come to mind. Other high-end favorites such as the Crowne Plaza, Hilton, the Hyatt and Sheraton Hotels are other favorites of those looking for top of the line accommodations on the road.

For frugal travelers, there are many great budget hotel chains too. Brands like Best Western, Motel 6, Choice Hotels and Residence Inn all provide the basics you'd expect in a hotel room without all the bells and whistles, not to mention steep prices, that come with luxury hotels.

So whether you're an occasional traveler on a budget who can settle for a simple Extended Stay America, a middle of the road traveler who likes the classic Holiday Inn or one who will only settle for the best, like offered at the Omni, these best hotel chains surely have something to offer a bit of everyone.
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317 92
Four Seasons Hotels and Resort... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Tourism, Hospitality
2
319 85
Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Tourism, Hospitality
3
350 126
Marriott International is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Tourism, Hospitality, Hotels and Motels
4
277 102
Hilton Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel, Hotels and Motels
5
217 74
JW Marriott Hotels is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality
6
184 81
Hyatt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality
7
147 80
Westin Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel, Hotels and Motels
8
126 89
Sheraton Hotels and Resorts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Tourism, Hospitality, Hotel
9
127 61
InterContinental is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel
10
95 59
W Hotels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
11
71 32
Shangri-La Hotels is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Jithin Krishna added Hospitality
12
89 59
Renaissance Hotels is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
ClintDavis added Hospitality
13
97 78
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Wo... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Tourism, Hospitality, Hotels and Motels
14
127 117
Holiday Inn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel
15
99 71
Residence Inn by Marriott LLC is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
16
110 84
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Amusement and Theme Parks
17
89 53
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel
18
52 47
Hampton Inn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
darneke added Hotel
19
58 38
Embassy Suites Hotels is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
darneke added Hotel
20
46 42
Crowne Plaza is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hotel, Hospitality
21
64 66
Radisson Hotels is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Tourism, Hospitality, Hotel
22
35 15
Park Hyatt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Park Hyatt
23
70 72
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel
24
70 104
Best Western is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hospitality, Hotel
25
55 59
MGM Resorts International is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries, Tourism, Hospitality