Hospitality Properties Trust Third Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for Wednesday, November 7th

October 31, 2007

NEWTON, Mass.-October 31, 2007-Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE: HPT) today announced that it will host a conference call in conjunction with the announcement of its third quarter 2007 financial results.

HPT plans to issue a press release containing its third quarter financial results before the NYSE opens on Wednesday, November 7, 2007. Later that day at 1:00 p.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 (888) 259-8387. Participants calling from outside the United States and Canada should dial (913) 312-1467. 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 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time, Wednesday, November 14, 2007. To hear the replay, dial (719) 457-0820. The replay pass code is 4521897.

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 headquartered in Newton, MA which owns 292 hotels and 186 travel centers located throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada.

Hospitality Properties Trust
Timothy A. Bonang
Manager of Investor Relations

Carlynn Finn
Investor Relations Analyst
617-796-8232
www.hptreit.com

Cautionary Language

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

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