The Budgetel Inn & Suites in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Yuma, Arizona, along with Amerivu Inn & Suites in Hayward, Wisconsin; Pierre du Chien, Wisconsin; Lomira, Wisconsin; Lomira, Wisconsin and Cumberland, Wisconsin, have now opened. Atlanta-based Hospitality Lodging Systems operates all six.
HLS now operates 52 hotels under three brands: 33 Budgetel Inns & Suites; nine Haven Inns & Suites; and 10 AmeriVu Inns & Suites. The 280-room Budgetel in Chattanooga is now the largest Budgetel in operation, according to HLS. The 151-room Yuma Budgetel is the first in Arizona and it has been converted from an America’s Best Value Inn.
Each of the four Amerivus are rebrands. The Hayward Amerivu is also a former America’s Best Value Inn; the Pierre du Chien Amerivu is a former Best Western; Amerivu Lomira is a former Country Hearth Inn; and the Cumberland Amerivu is a former independent hotel.