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Development

Our team of professionals are able to support all aspects of hotel development.

Building with exacting standards of construction

maintaining competitive cost and exceeding expectations for quality

Since 1995, Good Hospitality Services, Inc. has built 90 hotels throughout the Midwest, representing nine different brands, each with their own exacting standards of construction. The GHS reputation is built on maintaining extremely competitive costs per room, and exceeding expectations for both timeliness and quality.

Good’s merits have been honored with a myriad of accolades ranging from Developer of the Year to Newcomer of the Year and everything in between. See a complete list of awards.

Development Services Division

The development services division of Good Hospitality Services is specialized in working with you, the hotel owner, to ensure a timely and cost-effective hotel project. Because of our comprehensive knowledge of the hotel industry, we know what you need as an owner to maximize your investment. Our extensive experience – over 30 years in the hotel development and management industry – affords us the knowledge and expertise necessary to build a hotel – not just a commercial property.

GHS professionals serve in the critical role of liaison between the owner and all parties involved in the project. The liaison insulates the owner from unnecessary headaches while ensuring budgets and timelines are met and plans are delivered with exacting consistency.

Set your project up for success, and contact GHS before beginning your next project.
 

The Right Development Partner

  • We know what works and what doesn’t for longevity in a hotel environment.
  • We understand which investments are necessary and which won’t yield a return.
  • We focus solely on your best interest. With GHS, you will have a partner who wants a long-term relationship, not a one-time transaction.
  • Senior leadership will be involved throughout your entire project.
  • We make decisions that make management simpler and more cost-effective once the hotel opens.
   
The Development Process
The Process

The development process is complex and requires a myriad of professionals, all coordinated and aimed at the hotel’s ultimate success. Each development is unique to fit the individual needs of each situation and hotel.

Conceptualization
  • Business case conceptual planning
  • Preliminary design and entitlements
  • Feasibility study and analysis
  • Brand & operator selection
  • Detailed planning to minimize costly change orders
  • Financing
  • Approval
  • Hands-on involvement from the senior leadership team
Development
  • Professional Services Selection
  • Land Acquisition
  • Architecture
  • Interior Design & Engineering
  • Procurement of furniture, fixtures, and equipment
  • Oversight of all construction
  • Adhering to budgets and timelines
  • Pre-opening
  • Hands-on involvement from the senior leadership team
Operation
  • All management activities, including staffing
  • Accounting & revenue management
  • Coordinating transition to open
  • Conducting final project closeout (cost analysis/final reports)
  • Operation
  • Maintenance
  • Brand Resource Management

Projects

Coming 2nd Quarter 2021 - Hampton Inn Crown Point, IN

Rendering of the Hampton Inn Crown Point, Indiana property. 


GHS, in partnership with Beacon Hill Development, hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Crown Point Hampton Inn hotel on Wednesday, July 15th. The new Hampton Inn Crown Point will have 95 rooms, free Wi-Fi, complimentary hot breakfast, a fitness center, and an in-ground pool, making the hotel a perfect escape for work or play. Having built over 90 hotels, GHS has developed a reputation of excellence, and the new Crown Point, Indiana, Hampton Inn will be no exception.
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida

Groundbreaking at the Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Myers, Florida - to open late 4th quarter 2020 with 118 rooms. This is the second Florida project for Good Hospitality Services Inc, in conjunction with HRC Hotels LLC and Phoenix Associates of Florida Inc. 
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida

Rendering of the Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Myers, Florida property.  


Fort Myers Construction Time-lapse
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida
 
Groundbreaking at the Home2 Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida - opened 2nd quarter 2020 with 99 rooms.
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida
 Exterior shot of Home2 Suites by Hilton Naples, Florida property. 


Naples Construction Time-lapse
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida
 
Development Consultants for Fairfield Inn & Suites Fair Oaks, IN - completed 2018
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida

Construction of Fairfield Inn & Suites Fishers/Indianapolis, IN - completed 12/2017
Ground breaking at the Home2Suites by Hilton in Naples, Florida

Development Consultants for SpringHill Suites Munster, IN - completed 10/2017