Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE: APLE) is a publicly traded real estate investment trust (REIT) that owns one of the largest and most diverse portfolios of upscale, rooms-focused hotels in the United States. Apple Hospitality’s portfolio consists of 241 hotels with more than 30,800 guest rooms located in 88 markets throughout 34 states. Franchised with industry-leading brands, the Company’s portfolio comprises 114 Marriott®-branded hotels, 126 Hilton®-branded hotels and one Hyatt®-branded hotel. The hotels operate under the Courtyard by Marriott®, Fairfield Inn by Marriott®, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott®, Marriott® Hotels, Renaissance® Hotels, Residence Inn by Marriott®, SpringHill Suites by Marriott®, TownePlace Suites by Marriott®, Embassy Suites by Hilton®, Hampton by Hilton®, Hilton Garden Inn®, Home2 Suites by Hilton®, Homewood Suites by Hilton®, and Hyatt Place® brands.
Focused on generating attractive returns for our shareholders, the Apple Hospitality REIT team has implemented a strategy of investing in geographically diversified, well-branded, upscale hotels while purposefully maintaining a conservative capital structure. With a history in the lodging industry that spans more than 15 years, our executive team provides the Company a wealth of industry knowledge and experience.