SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is offering travelers who are members of its Choice Privileges rewards program the opportunity to earn a free night to use at more than 1,500 of its hotels after just two separate trips.*
This promotion is available to U.S. and Canada residents who register and make qualifying trips at any of the over 5,500 participating hotels in the Choice Privileges program. Participating Choice Hotels brands include, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion and Cambria Suites as well as Ascend Hotel Collection member hotels. Trips with MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge, and Rodeway Inn brand hotels are also eligible, providing each trip is a minimum of two consecutive nights.
"Having the chance to earn unlimited free nights during the promotion, who wouldn't want that? This is one more reason why millions of Choice Privileges members stay with us. We want our members to leverage and maximize the Choice Privileges points they've earned from stays and receive real value for their dedicated loyalty to our hotels," said Greg Brown, vice president of loyalty, promotion and relationship marketing for Choice Hotels International.
To earn a free hotel night at over 1,500 hotels, guests need to be a member of the Choice Privileges rewards program, must register at ChoiceHotels.com and book their trips at ChoiceHotels.com or by calling 800.4CHOICE. After their second qualifying trip with arrival between February 28, 2013 and May 15, 2013, members will earn enough Choice Privileges points to redeem for a free night at more than 1,500 hotels. Elite Diamond and Elite Platinum members can book directly with a hotel; however, if they book through ChoiceHotels.com these members will receive 100 additional Choice Privileges points with every qualifying stay.Choice Privileges is one of the fastest growing rewards programs in the travel industry. With nearly 17 million members worldwide, the program membership tripled in just over five years. At the 2012 Freddie Awards, which serve to recognize successful frequent traveler reward programs, over 1.3 million frequent travelers scored Choice Privileges as the second best program overall, our best result in the program's 14 year history. New members may enroll in the Choice Privileges program at a Choice hotel or on ChoiceHotels.com, it is fast and free to join. For more information, visit www.ChoiceHotels.com. Terms and Conditions *Free night is based on an 8,000 point Choice Privileges reward night level. Members must register at ChoiceHotels.com before arrival and book their stays at ChoiceHotels.com or 800.4CHOICE at qualifying rates. Members may also book through a travel agent or corporate online booking system. Choice Privileges member number must be provided upon check-in. After a second qualifying stay with arrival between 2/28/13 and 5/15/13, you will be awarded a minimum of 5,000 and maximum of 8,000 points, depending on how many points were earned from your two (2) separate qualified stays. These bonus points will allow redemption for a free night at the 8,000 reward night level at over 1,500 hotels. A free night at most Choice Privileges locations requires more than 8,000 points. Choice Privileges Diamond and Platinum members who register and book through ChoiceHotels.com will receive an additional 100 Choice Privileges bonus points with every qualified stay during the promotional period. For Comfort Inn®, Comfort Suites®, Quality®, Sleep Inn®, Clarion®, Cambria Suites® or Ascend Hotel Collection TM hotels, a trip is defined as a stay that is any number of consecutive nights at one hotel regardless of check-ins or check-outs. For Econo Lodge®, Rodeway Inn®, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel®, or MainStay Suites® hotels, a trip is defined as a stay that is two (2) or more consecutive nights at one hotel regardless of check-ins or check-outs. Allow 72 hours from check-out for points to post. You must maintain an address in the U.S. (including U.S. territories) or Canada to be eligible for this promotion. For Choice Privileges program details, eligible rates, eligible countries and point redemption rules, visit choiceprivileges.com. About Choice Hotels Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises approximately 6,200 hotels, representing more than 499,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of December 31, 2012, 394 hotels, representing more than 31,000 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States. Additionally, 88 hotels, representing approximately 7,800 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in more than 20 other countries and territories. The company's Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands, as well at its Ascend Hotel Collection membership program, serve guests worldwide. Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels International, Inc. web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com. Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Choice Privileges, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and Ascend Collectionare proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International. © 2013 Choice Hotels International, Inc. All rights reserved.