DiamondRock Hospitality Company is a lodging-focused Maryland corporation operating as a real estate investment trust (REIT). It owns a portfolio of 28 premium hotels and resorts that contain 10,700 guest rooms. It also holds the senior note on a mortgage loan secured by an additional hotel and has the right to acquire, upon completion, a hotel under development. Its portfolio is concentrated in gateway cities and destination resorts. Each of its hotels is managed by a third-party and is operated under a brand owned by one of the global lodging brand companies (Marriott International, Inc. (Marriott), Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (Starwood) or Hilton Worldwide (Hilton)). The Company�s hotels include Westin San Diego, Westin Washington, D.C. City Center, Hilton Boston Downtown, Hilton Burlington, California based Hotel Rex and Shorebreak Hotel.