Although Hesston is a small market, it is centrally located on a very active interstate corridor, between Salina and Wichita. I-135 is the primary connector between the east-west interstates of I-70 and I-80 to I-35 at Wichita. Hesston is only about ten miles north of Newton, KS, a very healthy market of 20,000. Hesston also features major employers of AGCO and Excel Industries, both international companies, employing over 1,500 and 1,100, respectively. Hesston also features Hesston College, a 2-year vocational preparatory college and 4-year Bethel College (500 student enrollment) in North Newton, is only 10 miles to the south.
This very well maintained, recently re-branded Rodeway Inn is an ideal opportunity for an owner-operator with its 41 units. It offers a variety of room types to accommodate the business traveler as well as the transient one. The hotel certainly has features that are not usually found in a small hotel, including a large vaulted lobby, an elevator, indoor vaulted pool and spa, suites with fireplaces, and a 2-room suite. Many improvements have been made to the hotel, including newer LG flat screen TV’s, beds, top of bedding, granite vanities, and vanity mirrors with light fixtures.
If you are looking for a well-maintained hotel with improving net income, the Rodeway Inn should be on your list of hotels to explore.