We operate hotels in three different ways – as a franchisor, a manager and on an owned and leased basis.
Our business model focuses on managing and franchising hotels, whilst our business partners own the bricks and mortar.
This is the largest part of our business: 4,183 hotels operate under franchise agreements, as at 30 September 2015.
We manage 772 hotels worldwide, as at 30 September 2015.
We own 8 hotels worldwide (less than 1% of our portfolio), as at 30 September 2015.
|Brand ownership||Marketing and distribution||Employees||Hotel Ownership||IHG Capital intensity||IHG income|
*IHG often employs the General Manager only.
|Franchised We operate 4,183 hotels under franchise agreements||IHG||IHG||Third party||Third party||Low||Fee % of rooms revenue|
|Managed We manage 772 hotels||IHG||IHG||IHG& Third-party*||Third party||Low||Fee % of total revenue plus % of profit|
|Owned and leased We own 8 hotels worldwide||IHG||IHG||IHG||IHG||High||All revenues and profits|
Last updated 20 October 2015