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Largest U.S. Lodging REIT

Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is an S&P 500 company and is the largest lodging real estate investment trust (REIT) and one of the largest owners of luxury and upper-upscale hotels. Host was incorporated as a Maryland corporation in 1998 and operates as a self-managed and self-administered REIT. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland and is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol "HST." 

Our Foundation for Excellence

We are the world's largest publicly traded lodging REIT, with a geographically diverse portfolio of luxury and upper upscale hotels across the United States. Our goal is to generate superior long-term, risk-adjusted returns for our stockholders. We believe our three pillars are the key to achieving our strategic objectives.


Own a diversified portfolio of iconic and irreplaceable hotels in the top U.S. hotel markets.


Leverage our strong scale and integrated platform to create value.


Maintain a strong and flexible capital structure that allows us to execute our strategy.

Our Culture

Central to all that we do is our EPIC values — Excellence, Partnership, Integrity and Community. Believing in and being committed to bringing these values to life is what differentiates us as we strive to continue being a top employer.

Our Leadership

Seasoned professionals with long track records in the financial and real estate industries. 

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Corporate Governance

Our governance documents and board committee structure.

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Our History

A look back at how we became the company we are today. 


Explore a Career with Host

Our employees play an integral role in contributing to the company’s success. The challenges, opportunities and our unique corporate culture are among the reasons to consider a career at Host.


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