Choice Hotels Issues Brand Operating Performance Statistics for Fourth Quarter & Year-End 2001

SILVER SPRING, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 21, 2002–Choice Hotels
International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) today issued additional statistical
reporting on brand operating performance related to its fourth quarter
and year-end 2001 results.
The supplemental operating information by brand for the company's
domestic hotel system is listed below.
Choice Hotels International is the second-largest hotel franchisor
in the world with 4,545 hotels open, representing 362,549 rooms, and
another 462 hotels under development in the United States,
representing 36,406 rooms, as of December 31, 2001. An additional 227
hotels, representing 19,954 rooms, are under development in 26 other
countries as of December 31, 2001. Its Comfort, Quality, Clarion,
Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and MainStay Suites brands serve
guests worldwide.

Certain matters discussed in this press release may constitute
forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal
securities law. Such statements are based on management's beliefs,
assumptions and expectations, which in turn are based on information
currently available to management. Actual performance and results
could differ from those expressed in or contemplated by the
forward-looking statements due to a number of risks, uncertainties and
other factors, many of which are beyond Choice's ability to predict or
control. For further information on factors that could impact Choice
and the statements contained therein, we refer you to the filings made
by Choice with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its
registration statement on Form S-4 and report on Form 10-Q for the
period ended September 30, 2001.
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice
Hotels' Internet site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com

Comfort, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn,
MainStay Suites, Choice Privileges, EA$Y CHOICE and ChoiceBuys.com are
registered trademarks, service marks and trade names of Choice Hotels
International, Inc. Choice Hotels also owns and uses common law marks,
including Profit Manager.
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CHOICE HOTELS INTERNATIONAL
SUPPLEMENTAL OPERATING INFORMATION BY BRAND
DOMESTIC HOTEL SYSTEM
(UNAUDITED)

For the Quarter Ended For the Year Ended
December 31, December 31,
2001 2000 2001 2000
— — — —
COMFORT INN
Hotels 1,315 1,291 1,315 1,291
Rooms 102,855 100,988 102,855 100,988
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $61.55 $62.00 $63.41 $62.03
Occupancy % 58.1% 63.4% 60.9% 63.2%
RevPAR $35.75 $39.29 $38.59 $39.18

COMFORT SUITES
Hotels 306 277 306 277
Rooms 24,143 21,773 24,143 21,773
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $71.47 $71.50 $73.22 $71.89
Occupancy % 59.3% 65.6% 63.0% 66.0%
RevPAR $42.35 $46.87 $46.16 $47.47

QUALITY
Hotels 430 436 430 436
Rooms 48,014 49,191 48,014 49,191
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $60.25 $63.07 $64.72 $64.05
Occupancy % 50.7% 57.7% 55.3% 57.6%
RevPAR $30.53 $36.38 $35.80 $36.86

CLARION
Hotels 119 114 119 114
Rooms 18,032 18,537 18,032 18,537
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $74.85 $80.71 $78.14 $81.37
Occupancy % 50.2% 58.2% 54.3% 58.8%
RevPAR $37.57 $46.98 $42.46 $47.86

SLEEP
Hotels 285 261 285 261
Rooms 21,945 20,158 21,945 20,158
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $55.97 $55.85 $57.02 $55.82
Occupancy % 53.8% 59.1% 57.5% 59.6%
RevPAR $30.11 $32.99 $32.79 $33.25

MAINSTAY
Hotels 39 34 39 34
Rooms 3,410 3,099 3,410 3,099
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $62.77 $65.91 $64.09 $63.69
Occupancy % 63.5% 70.1% 65.8% 70.0%
RevPAR $39.86 $46.17 $42.20 $44.59

ECONO LODGE
Hotels 691 684 691 684
Rooms 42,936 42,611 42,936 42,611
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $45.88 $45.77 $47.30 $46.33
Occupancy % 48.0% 53.1% 51.4% 52.9%
RevPAR $22.02 $24.32 $24.30 $24.51

RODEWAY
Hotels 142 147 142 147
Rooms 9,179 9,605 9,179 9,605
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $47.26 $46.57 $48.94 $48.25
Occupancy % 43.4% 50.7% 47.2% 50.3%
RevPAR $20.51 $23.60 $23.11 $24.25

TOTAL CHOICE
– DOMESTIC
Hotels 3,327 3,244 3,327 3,244
Rooms 270,514 265,962 270,514 265,962
Avg. Daily
Rate (ADR) $60.13 $61.10 $62.31 $61.45
Occupancy % 54.0% 59.9% 57.5% 59.8%
RevPAR $32.50 $36.59 $35.83 $36.72
Effective
Royalty Rate 3.99% 3.89% 3.95% 3.85%