Super 8's History
Super 8 Worldwide or also called Super 8 Motels is an international budget hotel chain. The company owns hotels in the United States, Canada and its newest properties are in Chines. Super 8 Motels is a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide. The history of Super 8 starts back in 1972. Ron Rivett started the business and after one year together with his friend Dennis Brown decided to create their new Super 8 motel corporation. The company was divided between Ron and Dennis. Each one of them was owner of 50% of the company. At that time the room rate was US$8.88, therefore the name of the company came. The first hotel of the chain was opened in 1974 in Aberdeen, South Dakota. The hotel had 60 rooms and was located near a Holiday Inn. The company established and sold its first franchise in 1976. The hotel was established in Wyoming. During the next 4 years Super 8 managed to stretch from New York to Washington. At the moment he company has more than 2 300 hotels worldwide.
Super 8's Values
Super 8 was established with a mission to set new rules and dimensions for the hotel business. The company aims to provide excellent services on affordable price. By possessing thousands of hotels all around the world, Super 8 aims to ensure that the loyal clients of the company can find their favorite hotel chain whenever they decide to go. The company is dedicated to the idea of inspiring people to travel and explore the world. Super 8 values trust, respect and friendship. The company believes that the connection with the employees, shareholders and partners is very important and seeks to treat everyone equally. Super 8 possess huge motivation to be unique and different. The company is committed to the idea of being the best hotel chain in the world. The high standards that it follow are an example of the values and policies that Super 8 has.
What makes Super 8 unique?
Super 8 is unique due to the fact that is available in more than 2 000 destinations all over the world. The company offers to its guests standard amenities. Every motel includes continental breakfast, hair dryers, coffee makers, free high speed wireless Internet access, parking space and lobby area. Some of the motels also offer pools, gardens and meeting rooms. Guests can also find restaurants in some of the largest Super 8 properties. Super 8 aims to continue expanding the business by opening new motels and by upgrading the services in the already existing ones.