Hospitality Properties Trust Third Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for Tuesday, November 11th

November 3, 2008

NEWTON, Mass.--Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE: HPT) today announced that it will host a conference call in conjunction with the announcement of its third quarter 2008 financial results.

HPT plans to issue a press release containing its third quarter results after the NYSE closes on Monday, November 10, 2008. On Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time, John Murray, President and Chief Operating Officer, and Mark Kleifges, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call to discuss the third quarter results. Following the company's remarks, there will be a short question and answer period.

The conference call telephone number is (800) 811-8830. Participants calling from outside the United States and Canada should dial (913) 312-1267. No pass code is necessary to access the call from either number. Participants should dial in about 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call. A replay of the conference call will be available through 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Tuesday, November 18,2008. To hear the replay, dial (719) 457-0820. The replay pass code is 7613249

A live audio webcast of the conference call will also be available in a listen-only mode on the company's web site, which is located at www.hptreit.com. Participants wanting to access the webcast should visit the company's web site about five minutes before the call. The archived webcast will be available for replay on the company's web site for about one week after the call.

Hospitality Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which owns 290 hotels and 185 travel centers located throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada. HPT is headquartered in Newton, MA.

Hospitality Properties Trust
Timothy A. Bonang
617-796-8232
Director of Investor Relations
or
Carlynn Finn
617-796-8232
Manager of Investor Relations
www.hptreit.com

© Business Wire , 2009  -  11/03/2008 04:46 PM

Cautionary Language

The information appearing on SVC’s website includes statements which constitute forward looking statements. These forward looking statements are based upon SVC’s present intents, beliefs or expectations, but forward looking statements are not guaranteed to occur and may not occur. SVC’s actual results may differ materially from those contained in SVC’s forward looking statements. The information contained in SVC’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including under “Risk Factors" and “Warnings Concerning Forward Looking Statements” in SVC’s periodic reports and other filings, identifies important factors that could cause SVC’s actual results to differ materially from those stated in SVC’s forward looking statements. SVC’s filings with the SEC are available on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov and are also accessible on SVC’s website at the following link: SEC Filings. You should not place undue reliance upon forward looking statements.

The documents provided in this archived section are provided for historical purposes only. The information contained in each document is accurate only as of the date each document was originally issued or such earlier date stated in those documents. Except as required by law, Service Properties Trust does not undertake any obligation to update any information contained in these documents. For current information about the company, please refer to our most recent public SEC Filings.

OK