February 08, 2011 // Franchising.com // DALLAS, Texas – Motel 6 announces its partnership with the Canadian Kennel Club (CKC) to offer its 25,000 members a ten percent discount on Motel 6 and Studio 6 room reservations. With 1,100 properties across the United States and Canada, CKC members can find clean, comfortable rooms at the lowest price of any national hotel chain as they enjoy the open road with man's best friend.
"We're pleased to help the Canadian Kennel Club reward their members with discount travel," said Olivier Poirot, CEO for Accor North America, Motel 6 and Studio 6. "We understand that finding pet-friendly accommodations can be a challenge and welcome both CKC members and their four-legged friends with this discount at our locations across the United States and Canada."
Founded in 1887, the Canadian Kennel Club is a national, member-based, non-profit organization and the primary registry for purebred dogs in Canada, as well as sanctioning all CKC approved shows, trials and events. The organization also provides information to all people interested in purebred dogs and canine safety.
To learn more about the partnership and to reserve a room at the ten percent discount, all CKC members can visit the CKC Web site and click on the Motel 6 logo.
Motel 6 offers a low price and great value without sacrificing comfort at 1,100 locations in the United States and Canada. Standard amenities include free local phone calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee and an expanded cable channel line-up. All Motel 6 properties welcome pets, and most locations offer Wi-Fi Internet access, swimming pools and guest laundry facilities. For reservations or information, visit www.motel6.com or call 800-4-MOTEL6.
"Motel 6 makes traveling with pets easy, and we know our members will greatly appreciate the ten percent discount on their reservations in Canada and the U.S.," said Mrs. Lee Steeves, Chair CKC Board of Directors.
Motel 6 offers the lowest price of any national chain at 1,100 company-owned and franchised locations throughout the United States and Canada. For 24 years, Motel 6 has used the tagline, "We'll leave the light on for you®," earning the chain the highest brand recognition in the economy lodging segment. Motel 6 was the first national pet friendly chain, welcoming pets since 1962. Standard amenities include free local phone calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee and an expanded cable channel line-up. Most locations offer Wi-Fi Internet access, swimming pools and guest laundry facilities. For more information, visit www.motel6.com.
Headquartered in Dallas (Carrollton), Texas, Accor North America operates more than 1,100 upscale and economy properties including nationwide economy leaders Motel 6, Studio 6, Ibis, Sofitel Luxury Hotels and upscale Novotel locations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. For more information, visit accor-na.com.
Accor, the world's leading hotel operator and market leader in Europe, is present in 90 countries with 4,100 hotels and close to 500,000 rooms.
Accor's broad portfolio of hotel brands - Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Novotel, Suite Novotel, Mercure, Adagio, ibis, all seasons, Etap Hotel, Formule 1, hotelF1, Studio 6 and Motel 6, and its related activities, Thalassa sea & spa, Lenôtre and CWL - provide an extensive offer from luxury to budget. With 145,000 employees worldwide, the Group offers to its clients and partners nearly 45 years of know-how and expertise.