Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) announces the continuation of its policy to offer the company`s government military rate to all active, retired and dependent government and military travelers. The government military rate is offered for all available standard rooms at more than 2,700 Choice hotels in the U.S.
“Choice Hotels recognizes the sacrifices that our U.S. military service people and their families are making to serve our country,” said Wayne Wielgus, senior vice president of marketing for Choice Hotels. “We simply want to show our support and thank the military families for their service by continuing to offer the government military rate at all eight of our brands across the country.”
The government and military rate is available to active or retired government and military personnel, cost reimbursable contractors, federal, state and local government employees and Amtrak employees.
Guests using the discount are eligible for Choice Privileges ® Choice`s frequent traveler program for Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion and Sleep Inn brand hotels, and the EA$Y CHOICESM frequent traveler promotion, available to guests of Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn hotels. Choice`s frequent traveler programs allow guests to earn free lodging, gift certificates or to accumulate mileage with participating airlines.
To receive the government and military rate, government and military personnel should call their travel management center, commercial travel office or travel agent. Reservations may also be made by calling toll-free 1-800-4-CHOICE or visiting Choice`s website, www.choicehotels.com. Travel agents may call 1-800-228-5050, a reservations line dedicated to travel agents.
Travel agents booking the government and military rate at all Choice brand hotels receive a 10 percent commission.
To obtain the government and military rate guests must show current government identification or a letter of authorization when checking into the hotel.
Choice Hotels International is one of the world`s largest lodging franchisors, marketing more than 5,000 hotels open or under development in 48 countries and territories under the Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, MainStay Suites, Econo Lodge, and Rodeway Inn brand names. For more information on Choice Hotels, visit the company`s web site at www.choicehotels.com.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. reserves the right to review and change the policy as needed
Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, MainStay Suites, Econo Lodge, and Rodeway Inn are proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International.