The LFPI Hotel Group: About us

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The Paris-based LFPI Hotel Group (La Financière Patrimoniale d’Investissement) is a long-standing European private equity group that currently manages assets of more than 12 billion euros. LFPI has been active in the hotel industry as both investor and hotel operator for over 15 years. We are constantly expanding our portfolio with hotel acquisitions and invest in Germany, Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic.

In 2010, the LFPI Hotels fund set up a subsidiary with its headquarters in Cologne to broaden its hotel portfolio to Germany, Austria, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Poland.

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LFPI Hotels Management GmbH operates the hotels it owns and leases under various brands, in many cases through franchises.

LFPI is a financially strong group with wide-ranging expertise in sustainable property investment and hotel operation.
A professional management and operations team ensure lean, efficient structures and excellent service.

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"Our hotels are characterized by a special guest experience, the core of which is always the service quality of our employees. Fundamental to our business model is sustainable real estate investment in inner-city locations in Europe and target group-specific positioning and marketing of LFPI hotels."

Philipp Bessler, Managing Director
More than 20 years of experience in the hotel industry
Hotel investments Total
18 hotels in Germany
Over 400 employees in our hotels

Your contact persons at the head office

Philipp Bessler

Managing Director

Felix Herfurth

Commercial Director

Björn Müller

Head of Accounting & Controlling

Stephanie Ley

Management Assistant


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