As a membership association our hotels are independently owned and operated, and each member-owner has a voice in the operation of the company. Because Best Western believes independent hotel owners that unite to promote their properties can increase profitability. Our members maintain their independence while locking in all the advantages of the world's largest lodging affiliation, including:
Best Western membership offers our member-owners stability and consistency, rarities in today's world of aggressive takeovers and buyouts. Best Western has never been bought out, and thanks to our structure, we never will be. Offering that safety to our investors is important to us.