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Howard Johnson Teams Up With Fandango to Offer Guests Movie Tickets

Jun 10 2013 12:00AM

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -- (Marketwired) -- 06/10/13 -- Committed to giving travelers a reason to have a "Happy Monday," the Howard Johnson® hotel brand is offering guests a free Fandango movie ticket (Retail value of $10) when they book a midweek stay on a Monday at more than 370 participating Howard Johnson hotels in the U.S. and Canada.

The latest in a series of Happy Monday themed promotions, the offer runs through July 29th and is available exclusively for guests who book at www.hojo.com or 1-800-221-5801 and request the special rate code SBN.

"Earlier this year, we launched our first ever Happy Monday promotion, which gave travelers something to look forward to at the start of the week," said Kevin McCabe, senior director of marketing for Howard Johnson. "The response from guests was overwhelmingly positive, which is why we've decided to continue our efforts -- this time giving travelers the chance to go out and catch a summer blockbuster on us."

Fandango movie tickets will be mailed to guests approximately two weeks after a reservation is made. Full details are available at www.hojohappymonday.com.

As an added bonus, guests who are members of Wyndham Rewards® -- the free to join guest loyalty program of Howard Johnson and parent company Wyndham Hotel Group -- will also receive valuable Wyndham Rewards points for their stay. Points may be redeemed for hundreds of rewards options ranging from free night stays at nearly 7,000 hotels to gift cards at popular retailers and restaurants and more. Wyndham Rewards is the only hotel loyalty program to offer guests guaranteed rewards after just one stay. Full details are available at www.wyndhamrewards.com.

About Howard Johnson
Part of Wyndham Hotel Group, the Howard Johnson® hotel brand is an iconic chain of nearly 450 hotels with locations around the world, most of which offer an array of complimentary amenities including free Wi-Fi and free Rise & Dine® continental breakfast. Many properties also offer meeting and fitness facilities as well as swimming pools.

Each Howard Johnson hotel is independently owned and operated under franchise agreements with Howard Johnson International, a subsidiary of Wyndham Hotel Group and parent company Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN). Reservations and information are available by calling 1-800-221-5801 or by visiting www.hojo.com.

Wyndham Hotel Group is the world's largest hotel company with approximately 7,380 hotels and over 631,800 rooms in 66 countries under 15 hotel brands. Additional information is available at www.wyndhamworldwide.com. For more information about hotel franchising opportunities visit www.whgdevelopment.com.

About Wyndham Rewards
Wyndham Rewards, the free-to-join guest loyalty program of Wyndham Hotel Group, is the world's largest lodging loyalty program as measured by number of participating hotels and the only hotel loyalty program to offer members guaranteed rewards after just one stay.

With nearly 7,000 participating hotels throughout more than 50 countries, the program offers nearly seven million active members the opportunity to earn valuable points for their stays. Those points may be redeemed for hundreds of rewards options including free hotel stays, airline travel, gift cards for leading retailers and restaurants and more. Free stays start as low as 5,500 points, while other reward options start as low as 50 points. Members may also choose to earn airline or rail miles with over 20 leading carriers.

In addition to the above benefits, frequent travelers will appreciate the program's newly introduced Gold Status tier, which provides the program's most loyal members with an additional free night after every 20 qualified stays. For more information or to join, visit www.wyndhamrewards.com.



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