Rankings are based on the total number of hotel rooms owned globally as of Dec. 31, 2006. In instances where public hotel companies did not provide the requested data, figures were taken from news releases late in 2006.

  1. Accor North America

    Total Number of Rooms: 486,000
    4001 International Pkwy.
    Carrollton, TX 75007
    Phone: (972) 360-9000
    Officers: Georges Le Mener, President/CEO; Olivier Poirot, CFO/EVP; Carol Ann Kirby, Chief Marketing Officer/EVP

  2. Hilton Hotels Corp.

    Total Number of Rooms: 483,677
    9336 Civic Center Dr.
    Beverly Hills, CA 90210
    Phone: (310) 205-7696
    Officers: Steve Bollenbach, Co-Chairman; Matt Hart, CEO; Bill Fortier, SVP, Franchise Development

  3. Host Hotels & Resorts Inc.

    Total Number of Rooms: 67,000
    6903 Rockledge Dr., Suite 1500
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    Phone: (240) 744-1000
    Officers: Christopher J. Nassetta, President/CEO; W. Edward Walter, EVP/CFO; Jim Risoleo, EVP/Chief Investment Officer

  4. Westmont Hospitality Group

    Total Number of Rooms: 61,770
    8547 San Felipe, Suite 4650
    Houston, TX 77057
    Phone: (713) 782-9100
    Officers: Majid Mangalji, President/Treasurer; Moez Mangalji, VP/Secretary

  5. LQ Management LLC

    Total Number of Rooms: 47,247
    909 Hidden Ridge, Suite 600
    Irving, TX 75038
    Phone: (214) 492-6600
    Officers: Wayne B. Goldberg, President/CEO; Angelo L. Lombardi, EVP/COO; Temple H. Weiss, EVP, Acquisitions & Development

  6. Starwood Hotels & Resorts

    Total Number of Rooms: 27,760
    1111 Westchester Ave.
    White Plains, NY 10604
    Phone: (914) 640-8100
    Officers: Bruce Duncan, Chairman/CEO; Vasant Prabhu, CFO; Raymond “Rip” Gellein, President, Global Development Group

  7. FelCor Lodging Trust

    Total Number of Rooms: 22,036
    545 E. John Carpenter, #1300
    Irving, TX 75062
    Phone: (972) 444-4900
    Officers: Richard A. Smith, President/CEO; Andrew J. Welch, EVP/CFO; Mike DeNicola, EVP/Chief Investment Officer

  8. ING Clarion

    Total Number of Rooms: 20,945
    230 Park Ave., 12th Floor
    New York, NY 10169
    Phone: (212) 883-2500
    Officers: Stephen J. Furnary, Chairman/CEO; Jeffrey A. Barclay, Managing Director/Head of Acquisitions; C. Stephen Cordes, Managing Director/Head of Portfolio Management

  9. RLJ Development LLC

    Total Number of Rooms: 16,646
    3 Bethesda Metro Center, Suite 1000
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    Phone: (301) 280-7750
    Officers: Robert L. Johnson, CEO; Thomas J. Baltimore, Jr., President; Ross H. Bierkan, EVP

  10. John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts

    Total Number of Rooms: 16,222
    300 John Q. Hammons Pkwy., Suite 900
    Springfield, MI 65806
    Phone: (417) 864-4300
    Officers: John Q. Hammons, Founder/Chairman/CEO; Scott Tarwater, SVP, Development; Joe Morrissey, SVP, Operations

  11. Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc.

    Total Number of Rooms: 16,218
    903 Calle Amanecer, Suite 100
    San Clemente, CA 92673
    Phone: (949) 369-4204
    Officers: Steven Goldman, CEO; Jon D. Kline, President; Ken Cruse, CFO

  12. Ashford Hospitality Trust

    Total Number of Rooms: 15,492
    14185 Dallas Pkwy., Suite 1100
    Dallas, TX 75254
    Phone: (972) 490-9600
    Officers: Monty J. Bennett, President/CEO; Douglas A. Kessler, COO/Head of Acquisitions; David J. Kimichik, CFO/Head of Asset Management

  13. Equity Inns Inc.

    Total Number of Rooms: 14,924
    7700 Wolf River Blvd.
    Germantown, TN 38138
    Phone: (901) 754-7774
    Officers: Phillip H. McNeill Sr., Chairman of the Board; J. Mitchell Collins, EVP/CFO/Secretary & Treasurer; Howard A. Silver, President/CFO

  14. Longhouse Hospitality

    Total Number of Hotel Rooms: 13,647
    4770 S. Atlanta Rd.
    Smyrna, GA 30080
    Phone: (404) 350-9990
    Officers: Mike Shea, Chairman/CEO; David Carley, EVP; Dan Burdakin, President, Management Company

  15. American Property Management Corp.

    Total Number of Rooms: 13,550
    8910 University Center Lane, Suite 100
    San Diego, CA 92037
    Phone: (858) 964-5500
    Officers: Michael S. Gallegos, President/CEO; William C. Littlefield, VP, Corporate Affairs; John Gallegos, VP, Operations

  16. Lodgian Inc.

    Total Number of Rooms: 12,353
    3445 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite 700
    Atlanta, GA 30326
    Phone: (404) 364-9400
    Officers: Edward J. Rohling, President/CEO; James M. MacLennan, EVP/CEO; Daniel E. Ellis, SVP/General Counsel

  17. Innkeepers USA

    Total Number of Rooms: 10,255
    340 Royal Poinciana Way
    Palm Beach, FL 33480
    Phone: (561) 835-1800
    Officers: Jeffrey Fisher, Chairman of the Board/CEO; Dennis Craven, CFO; Mark Murphy, General Counsel

  18. Strategic Hotels & Resorts

    Total Number of Rooms: 10,000
    77 W. Wacker
    Chicago, IL 60601
    Phone: (312) 658-5000
    Officers: Laurence Geller, President/CEO; James Mead, EVP/CFO; Richard Moreau, EVP

  19. LaSalle Hotel Properties

    Total Number of Rooms: 8,956
    3 Bethesda Metro Center, Suite 1200
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    Phone: (301) 941-1500
    Officers: Jon Bortz, Chairman/CEO; Hans Weger, CFO; Michael Barnello, COO

  20. Hersha Hospitality Trust

    Total Number of Rooms: 8,640
    510 Walnut St.
    Philadelphia, PA 19106
    Phone: (215) 238-1046
    Officers: Jay H. Shah, CEO; Neil H. Shah, President/COO; Michael R. Gillespie, Chief Accounting Officer

  21. IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group)

    Total Number of Rooms: 8,460
    Three Ravinia Dr., Suite 100
    Atlanta, GA 30346
    Phone: (770) 604-2000
    Officers: Andrew Cosslett, CEO; Steve Porter, President, The Americas; Kirk Kinsell, SVP/Chief Development Officer, The Americas

  22. Highland Hospitality Corp.

    Total Number of Rooms: 8,239
    8405 Greensboro Dr., Suite 500
    McLean, VA 22102
    Phone: (703) 336-4901
    Officers: John Elwood, Director; John W. Hill, Director; Thomas A. Natelli, Director

  23. Loews Hotels

    Total Number of Rooms: 8,098
    667 Madison Ave.
    New York, NY 10021
    Phone: (212) 521-2833
    Officers: Jonathan Tisch, Chairman/CEO; Jack Adler, President/COO

  24. Winston Hotels

    Total Number of Rooms: 7,205
    2626 Glenwood, Suite 200
    Raleigh, NC 27608
    Phone: (919) 510-6007
    Officers: Charles M. Winston, Chairman of the Board of Directors; Robert W. Winston III, CEO/Director; Joseph V. Green, President/CEO

  25. Noble Investment Group

    Total Number of Rooms: 6,954
    3424 Peachtree Rd., 1100 Monarch Tower
    Atlanta, GA 30326
    Phone: (404) 262-9660
    Officers: Mitesh Shah, CEO; Rodney Williams, Chief Investment Officer; Bob Morse, COO