Wyndham Hotel Group Joins First Industry-Wide Travel Promotion
May 17, 2010 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. — Wyndham Hotel Group today announced its participation in a unique one-month promotion through DailyGetaways.com, where nearly 50 of America's top destinations and travel brands have come together to provide once-in-a-lifetime experiences and values.
Created by the U.S. Travel Association and sponsored by American Express®, the Discover America® Daily Getaways promotion runs through June 4th and is aimed at stimulating summer travel by offering consumers an exclusive, specially priced inventory of travel products from 25 leading travel companies that include hotels, airlines, rental cars, attractions, theme parks, dining and shopping, among others.
As part of the promotion, Wyndham Hotel Group will be offering 370 hotel packages in the form of Wyndham Rewards® points that consumers may then use to create unique experiences at the company's hotels and resorts, which include such well-known brands as Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®, Ramada®, Days Inn® and Super 8®. The offers will be available on May 18th, 2010 at www.dailygetaways.com.
"With more hotels in the U.S. than any other company in the world, it's our pleasure to participate in this promotion and share with consumers the great quality and value that exists within Wyndham's diverse portfolio," said Robin Korman, Wyndham Hotel Group senior vice president of loyalty marketing and strategic partnerships. "It's also a great opportunity to acquaint travelers with Wyndham Rewards, our robust loyalty program offering a large network of earning and redemption options in over 20 countries."
DailyGetaways.com features travel offers for sale at significant value from a different leading brand each weekday until the limited inventory is sold out. Any U.S. resident 18 years or older with a major credit card can purchase from the inventory of specially priced travel products. Additionally, American Express Cardmembers have the opportunity to participate in a daily Cardmember-only travel auction. Cardmembers can bid on travel packages being arranged by two dozen cities which are being offered each weekday. The auctions will begin each weekday at 10 am EDT and end at 10 pm EDT.
Upcoming products and auctions will preview five days in advance for consumers who want to be sure to capture these deals. Consumers can also sign up for daily alerts at www.dailygetaways.com.
Additional deals and special travel offers from Daily Getaway participants are available on DiscoverAmerica.com, the official travel and tourism website of the United States. DiscoverAmerica.com is the nation's most authoritative source of travel information on all 50 states and more than 120 U.S. cities and includes unique trip-planning tools to help travelers plan vacations.
Wyndham Hotel Group, part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of companies (NYSE: WYN), encompasses approximately 7,090 hotels and 593,300 rooms in 65 countries under the hotel brands: Wyndham Hotels and Resorts®, Ramada®, Days Inn®, Super 8®, Wingate® by Wyndham, Baymont Inn & Suites®, Microtel Inns & Suites®, Hawthorn Suites® by Wyndham, Howard Johnson®, Travelodge® and Knights Inn®.
All hotels are independently owned and operated excluding certain Wyndham and international Ramada hotels which are managed by our affiliate or through a joint venture partner. Wyndham Hotel Group is based in Parsippany, N.J.
The U.S. Travel Association is the national, non-profit organization representing all components of the $704 billion travel industry. U.S. Travel's mission is to increase travel to and within the United States.
Discover America, LLC is a wholly owned entity of the U.S. Travel Association and operates DiscoverAmerica.com, the Official Travel and Tourism Website of the United States, for U.S. resident travelers and for international travelers. The international sites were developed under a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Commerce in the five leading inbound markets to the United States. The website's content is presently available in five languages: English, French, Spanish, German and Japanese.