Hotel Investment Group attributes its success to its dedicated, loyal and passionate staff and customers. Each of our hotels have been designed with the ultimate guest experience in mind. Staying focused on the true definition of hospitality has helped HIG flourish into a vibrant company filled with positivity and great energy. Our mantra is to be better today than yesterday with the promise to be spectacular tomorrow. Our staff takes great pride in all they do. Each member understands our mantra and promises to rise and overcome any challenge with grace and customer care. With each success, we are motivated to push harder, do better, and leave no stone unturned.
HIG is a company on the move, our growth strategy is measured and coordinated, allowing us to share our passion for guest satisfaction with travelers from around the world. We accept and develop projects only if we are 100% certain that the end results will create value for our clients, employees and investors.
We understand the importance of staying true to our vision and mission statement. We never forget our core values and stay committed to our core principles of excellence, commitment, dedication, integrity and transparency. For team HIG, it’s more than just another day at work – It’s a way of life.
Hotel Investment Group (HIG) was founded in 1990 in Fresno, California when Bhavesh Patel purchased his first hotel, the Reps Motel.
HIG operates its first franchised hotel, Super 8 in Fresno, CA.
HIG constructs and operates its first upper-midscale hotel, The Holiday Inn Express in Fresno, CA.
HIG moves to San Diego and purchases its first hotel to develop in Southern California, the Pacific Inn.
HIG experiences rapid growth, purchasing its first hotel package. Within a decade, the company evolves from 1 motel of 44 rooms to 6 hotels having 400 rooms.
HIG expands to Northern California, purchasing hotels in Santa Clara and South San Francisco.
HIG opens its management company in Hotel Circle, San Diego.
HIG develops and opens its first boutique hotel, Hotel Aqua Mar in Point Loma, San Diego.
HIG builds its first hotel in San Diego, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Hotel Circle.