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Explore an exciting career in hospitality with Modus Hotels

Meet Modus Hotels

Modus Hotels is a Washington DC-based lifestyle hotel group that develops, owns and operates a portfolio of hotels and restaurants in various cities. Each Modus Hotel offers a one-of-a-kind experience through its unique amenities and personalized service.

Our Vision
To consistently be best-in-class in developing and lifestyle hotels , by offering guests unique experiences in defined environments that cater to all aspects of a guest's stay in inventive, personal and approachable ways.

Our Culture
We develop and uphold an internal culture of understanding and respect that supports each colleague and encourages originality. Modus Hotel colleagues truly make the difference. Our team is comprised of passionate individuals who share a desire to create an environment where each person can learn, develop their skills, and shine. At Modus, an entrepreneurial spirit is ever present, and we seek independent thinkers who come to cultivate new ideas and inspire those around them. Our culture is one of spirited individuals who love what they do and share a desire to create a genuine environment where each person can be themselves.

Core Values

  • BE WILDLY PASSIONATE. Inspire others with your thirst for excellence.
  • BE CURIOUS. Learn rapidly and eagerly.
  • BE INNOVATIVE. Create new ideas that prove useful.
  • EMBRACE CHANGE. Remain agile, flexible and nimble to thrive in an evolving world.
  • COMMUNICATE. Listen with the intent to understand. Share all relevant information.
  • HAVE INTEGRITY. Be honest and straightforward with everyone.
  • USE GOOD JUDGMENT. Make wise decisions, even in the face of ambiguity.
  • BUILD A POSITIVE TEAM. Learn from one another and help each other to be great.
  • SERVE OTHERS. Our guests, community, and each other. Be a part of the bigger picture.
  • LIVE 360. Practice work-life balance.
  • History
    Conrad Cafritz, the chairman of Cafritz Interests and Modus Hotels has been a leader in the Washington real estate community for more than 40 years, encompassing office, hotel, retail, residential, and industrial properties throughout the United States. Mr. Cafritz is the son of Morris Cafritz, who began developing real estate in Washington, DC in 1919 and became the city's most prolific developer during the mid-20th century. Conrad Cafritz joined his father's firm, The Cafritz Company, after graduating from Yale University in 1960. He soon established his own company, known to-day as Cafritz Interests, as well as the affiliated Modus Hotels. The company has grown steadily into a diverse, full-service real estate development company, owning as many as 120 properties at one time, representing a value of over $1.2 billion.