Hotel Capital, LLC is a private equity real estate investment firm that provides debt and equity capital to the hospitality industry. The principals have completed over $3 Billion of hotel transactions including investment sales, acquisitions, brokerage, direct equity investments, preferred equity investments, joint ventures, conventional financing, CMBS, bridge, mezzanine, SBA, construction, discounted note acquisitions, loan modifications, bank and borrower advisory services for most of the major brands.
Hotel Capital, LLC is the lead investment vehicle for all direct debt and equity investments, and serves as asset manager for public trust funds, family offices, and high net worth individuals. Hotel Capital is a direct lender and commercial mortgage servicer for its portfolio of bridge loans, mezzanine loans and note purchases. The same team members that underwrite and approve the loans, maintain the relationship with the borrower via loan servicing, which provides continuity of information, a better level of service, and a personal relationship with each client.
The preferred equity/joint venture program is growing rapidly, as hotel owners continue to seek an experienced capital partner for acquisitions in a market cycle of increasing RevPAR. The Hotel Capital JV and equity investment portfolio of properties currently stands at approximately 1650 keys and includes limited, select, and full service brands by Marriott, Hilton, IHG and Choice, as well as boutique independent properties. Hotel Capital typically seeks to partner with strong operators on opportunistic, value add hotel investments with significant upside potential through brand conversion and operational improvements.
The team at Hotel Capital has a breadth of experience specific to the hospitality industry that few other private equity firms can offer. Its approach to deal making and problem solving offer fresh perspectives, creative ideas, and solutions to real world issues, along with the necessary capital to make those visions a reality. Structured complex investments involving all levels of the capital stack to make a deal come together is the company’s expertise. Contact us to discuss your hotel debt or equity need.