Hersha Hospitality Trust to Report First Quarter 2017 Earnings on April 25, 2017

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE: HT) (“Hersha”, the “Company”), owner of
upscale hotels in urban gateway markets, announced that the Company will
release its financial results for the first quarter 2017 after the
market close on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The Company will host a
conference call to discuss these results at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on
Wednesday, April 26, 2017. Hosting the call will be Mr. Jay H. Shah,
Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Neil H. Shah, President and Chief Operating
Officer, and Mr. Ashish Parikh, Chief Financial Officer.

A live audio webcast of the conference call will be available on the
Company’s website at www.hersha.com.
The conference call can be accessed by dialing 1-888-364-3104 or
1-719-325-2449 for international participants. A replay of the call will
be available from 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, April 26, 2017,
through 11:59 pm Eastern Time on Wednesday, May 10, 2017. The replay can
be accessed by dialing 1-844-512-2921 or 1-412-317-6671 for
international participants. The passcode for the call and the replay is
4711551. A replay of the webcast will be available on the Company’s
website for a limited time.

Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT) is a self-advised real estate
investment trust in the hospitality sector, which owns and operates high
quality upscale hotels in urban gateway markets. The Company’s 53 hotels
totaling 7,943 rooms are located in New York, Washington, DC, Boston,
Philadelphia, Miami and select markets on the West Coast. The Company’s
common shares are traded on The New York Stock Exchange under the ticker
“HT”.

Forward Looking Statement

Certain matters within this press release are discussed using
“forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and, as such, may involve
known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause
the actual results or performance to differ from those projected in the
forward-looking statement. For a description of these factors, please
review the information under the heading “Risk Factors” in Hersha
Hospitality Trust’s filings with the SEC, including its Annual Report on
Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2016.

Contacts

Hersha Hospitality Trust
Ashish Parikh, Chief Financial Officer
Pete
Majeski, Manager of Investor Relations and Finance
215-238-1046