Types of lodging properties

What are the different types of lodging properties? (p. 11-14)

Why are there so many different types?

Why has the industry moved to all of these types and brands? Is it working?

Why would an individual choose one lodging property over another?



  1. When you visit a lodging facility, what are the duties of the front desk?  Do they change with different types of facilities?  Please explain.