Travel 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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Four Seasons Hotels and Resort... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Tourism, Hospitality

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Marriott International is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Marriott International Tourism, Hospitality, Hotels and Motels

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Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Tourism, Hospitality

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237 90
Hilton Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hilton Hotels & Resorts Hospitality, Hotel, Hotels and Motels

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JW Marriott Hotels is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
JW Marriott Hotels Hospitality

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Hyatt is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Hyatt Hospitality

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Westin Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Westin Hotels & Resorts Hospitality, Hotel, Hotels and Motels

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Sheraton Hotels and Resorts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Sheraton Hotels and Resorts Tourism, Hospitality, Hotel

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105 52
InterContinental is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
InterContinental Hospitality, Hotel

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80 51
W Hotels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Hotel Chains

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Starwood Hotels and Resorts Wo... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Tourism, Hospitality, Hotels and Motels

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Residence Inn by Marriott LLC is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Hotel Chains

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Renaissance Hotels is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
ClintDavis added Renaissance Hotels Hospitality

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Walt Disney Parks and Resorts is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Amusement and Theme Parks

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Holiday Inn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Holiday Inn Hospitality, Hotel

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Shangri-La Hotels is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Jithin Krishna added Shangri-La Hotels Hospitality

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Fairmont Hotels and Resorts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts Hospitality, Hotel

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46 38
Hampton Inn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
darneke added Hampton Inn Hotel

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Embassy Suites Hotels is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
darneke added Embassy Suites Hotels Hotel

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Crowne Plaza is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hospitality

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66 62
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Hospitality, Hotel

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Park Hyatt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Park Hyatt

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Radisson Hotels is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Radisson Hotels Tourism, Hospitality, Hotel

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Best Western is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Best Western Hospitality, Hotel

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51 54
MGM Resorts International is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
MGM Resorts International Other Amusement and Recreation Industries, Tourism, Hospitality

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Sofitel Luxury Hotels is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
jschro1861 added Sofitel Luxury Hotels Tourism, Hospitality, Hotel

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Rosewood Hotels is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
jschro1861 added Rosewood Hotels

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Omni is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Hotel Chains

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Staybridge Suites is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Staybridge Suites Hospitality

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Caesars Entertainment Corporat... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Caesars Entertainment Corporation Other Amusement and Recreation Industries, Tourism, Hospitality

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Luxury Collection is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
noahyankee added Luxury Collection

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Element by Westin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
noahyankee added Element by Westin

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Bulgari Hotels & Resorts is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
ClintDavis added Bulgari Hotels & Resorts Hospitality

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Caesars Entertainment, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. Gambling, Hospitality, Arts

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Autograph Collection Hotels is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
ClintDavis added Autograph Collection Hotels Hospitality

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Baglioni Hotels is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
AleF added Baglioni Hotels Baglioni Hotels is an Italian companythat owns a chain of 5-star luxury hotels, most of which are situated in Italy's main cities: six in Italy (Milan, Venice, Florence, Rome and Punta Ala), three in France (Aix-en-Provence, ...

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Aman Resorts is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Aman Resorts Tourism, Hospitality

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Red Roof Inn is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Abraxas Qlippoth added Red Roof Inn Hospitality

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Wynn Resorts is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Wynn Resorts Other Amusement and Recreation Industries, Tourism, Hospitality

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Ramada is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Abraxas Qlippoth added Ramada Hospitality

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Andaz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Jeff Harris added Andaz At Andaz, we’ve set the stage to ignite creative minds and bring eclectic souls together. It began with a passion to connect with our guests and experience the world through their eyes. So we created a fresh and stimulating ...

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La Quinta Inns & Suites is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
La Quinta Inns & Suites Hospitality, Hotel

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Choice Hotels is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Choice Hotels Hospitality, Hotels and Motels

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27 49
Loews Corporation is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Hotel Chains

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Aria Resort & Casino LLC is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Hotel Chains

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Super 8 Motels is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Abraxas Qlippoth added Super 8 Motels Hospitality, Hotel

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Motel 6 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Abraxas Qlippoth added Motel 6 Hospitality, Hospitality industry, Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels

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Extended StayAmerica is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Extended StayAmerica Hospitality

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Knights Inn is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Hotel Chains
Abraxas Qlippoth added Knights Inn Hospitality