Budgetel, Haven Hotel brands add seven new properties

The Budgetel and Haven Hotel brands, operated by Atlanta-based Hospitality Lodging Systems (HLS), continue to grow with the addition of seven new properties.

Budgetel is adding five new hotels and now has a portfolio of 27 properties. These new properties include:
•    Bossier City, La. -- 165 rooms in the Shreveport metropolitan area 
•    Gainesville, Ga. – 132 rooms, about 55 miles northeast of Atlanta 
•    Kissimmee, Fla. -- two hotels, one with 60 rooms and one with 40 rooms, about 25 miles south of Orlando
•    Modesto, Calif. -- 99 rooms about 90 miles east of San Francisco

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Haven Hotels, which was introduced last December, now has two properties:
•    Duncanville, Texas -- 123 rooms in suburban Dallas
•    Pompano Beach, Fla. – 60 rooms on the state’s Gold Coast  

“We have dusted off many dated aspects of franchise agreements and made them more relevant, more forward-looking, and more owner-friendly,” said Doug Collins, Chairman of HLS.  “Our concept of limited rules and unlimited opportunity is gaining a lot of attention among hoteliers who want to just be hoteliers again.”

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