Our industry experts understand the unique financing needs of the dynamic select-service and extended-stay hotel sector. Tap our in-depth knowledge and strong track record for serving hotel clients throughout the U.S. Our experienced lending team is highly responsive and focused on delivering outstanding customer service, just like your hotel team.

  • Chris Williams, Western Alliance Bank
    Chris Williams
  • Barry Lieberman, Western Alliance Bank
    Barry Lieberman
  • James Petty, Western Alliance Bank
    Jim Petty
Chris Williams, Western Alliance Bank
Chris Williams
Senior Vice President, Managing Director
Barry Lieberman, Western Alliance Bank
Barry Lieberman
Senior Vice President, Market Manager
James Petty, Western Alliance Bank
James Petty
Senior Vice President, Managing Director

Our robust lending capacity supports a broad array of financing options for hotel owners and operators, including solutions for acquisitions, ground-up construction, expansions, renovations, refinances and more. Lending solutions range from real estate secured revolving facilities to help you manage working capital to construction loans to get your next project off the ground.


Our tailored hotel financing solutions are crafted with select-service and extended-stay hotel owners and operators in mind. We offer flexible deal structures with competitive fixed or floating rates. Solutions include:

  • Fixed or Floating Term Loans
  • Real Estate Secured Revolving Facility
  • Construction Loans


We also offer a variety of business banking products and solutions including credit, international banking, treasury management, as well as personal banking.

*All offers of credit are subject to credit approval

“Western Alliance has always been very dependable and will do what is necessary to get a transaction done on time. Client service is their top priority.”
Donna Brandin, Chief Financial Officer, LIGHTSTONE
Hotel Franchise Finance
About Us

Western Alliance Hotel Franchise Finance, a specialized group within Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, is a leading national balance sheet lender providing real estate loans to owners and operators of franchised hotels throughout the United States. The group’s team of lending professionals has significant experience in the industry and provides an unmatched level of expertise and responsiveness. Catering to the needs of the industry, the group specializes in acquisitions, refinancing, renovation and construction for owners and operators. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation, one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. Western Alliance has ranked in the top 10 on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list for five consecutive years, 2016-2020. A national presence with a regional footprint, Western Alliance Bank operates individually branded, full-service banking divisions and has offices in key markets nationwide.