Delta guests get 15 per cent off their next Air Canada flight, with a
chance to win 250,000 bonus Aeroplan Miles weekly and a Toyota Venza.
TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Delta Hotels and Resorts, Air Canada and
Aeroplan are proud to announce an exclusive promotion and contest
providing loyalty members who stay at any Delta hotel or resort with 15
per cent off their Air Canada Tango and Tango Plus airfare to any
destination in Canada. Travelers also have the opportunity to win one
of ten weekly prize draws of 250,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles each, and a
Toyota Venza vehicle. Aeroplan Members will also earn Aeroplan Miles
with every stay in addition to qualifying for the weekly prize draws.
The Delta Fall Rewards promotion is available to Delta Privilege loyalty members, who stay
with Delta Hotels and Resorts between September 24 and November 30,
"We are excited to once again work with our industry partners in time
for the 'back to business' planning season," said Ken Lambert, Vice
President, Sales and Marketing, Delta Hotels and Resorts. "This
promotion will offer business and leisure travelers a cost-saving
solution to make travel more affordable in Canada."
To qualify, travelers must book their hotel stay at a qualifying rate,
which is any rate except Air Crew and those booked through Opaque
booking channels such as Hotwire.com and Priceline.com. Travelers must
also be a Delta Privilege loyalty member, which is free to join, and an
Aeroplan Member to earn the Aeroplan Miles. Air Canada discount codes
will be issued immediately when the guest receives their hotel booking
confirmation via e-mail. A cancellation fee is included if the guest
cancels their hotel stay prior to using the Air Canada discount.
Travelers who input their Aeroplan number at the time of booking will
automatically be entered for the chance to win one of 10 weekly prize
draws of 250,000 Aeroplan Miles each. The winners will be determined
at the end of each week. Travelers also have the chance to win a Toyota
Venza vehicle which will be drawn at the end of the promotional period.
The promotion and contest are valid on new bookings only, and are open
only to Canadian residents. The Air Canada discount promotional code
must be booked and completed by February 13, 2013.
No purchase necessary. The approximate total retail value of the prize
excluding the Aeroplan Miles portion is approximately $33,000.
Aeroplan Miles have no monetary value. For more information including
terms and conditions, please visit www.deltahotels.com/fallrewards.
About Delta Hotels and Resorts
A leading Canadian hotel management company, Delta Hotels and Resorts
operates and franchises a diversified portfolio with 43 full-service,
city centre and airport hotels and resorts under the Delta brand.
Widely regarded as Canada's "brand of choice" by guests and owners,
Delta also distinguishes itself as an exemplary employer. It is the
only hotel company to have been recognized for its sustained focus on
business excellence by the prestigious National Quality Institute with
three Canada Awards for Excellence, including the award program's
highest honour, the Order of Excellence (2007). The company has also
consistently ranked as one of the country's 50 Best Employers for 12
years, and has been named to the Green 30 since 2010. As well, its
national sustainability program, Delta Greens is the most comprehensive
and ambitious in the industry touching on every aspect of the hotel
business. Its Corporate Social Responsibility platform, Delta Helps,
includes a chain-wide commitment to the communities it serves through a
national partnership with Habitat for Humanity Canada, participation in
the Hotel Association of Canada's Green Key Eco-Rating program, and
work with various other charitable groups.
About Air Canada
Air Canada was ranked Best International Airline in North America in a
worldwide survey of more than 18 million airline passengers conducted
by independent research firm Skytrax for its 2011 World Airline Awards.
Also in 2011, Air Canada received top honours for Best Flight
Experience to Canada in Executive Travel magazine's 2011 Leading Edge
Awards readers' survey, for the fourth consecutive year. In 2010, Air
Canada took five top honours in Business Traveler's 'Best in Business
Travel' award program, the most first place awards won by any airline
in the world in the influential magazine's reader survey. Readers of
Global Traveler magazine voted Air Canada Best Airline in North
America, for the sixth consecutive year in their 2010 reader survey.
Air Canada is Canada's largest domestic and international full-service
airline providing scheduled and charter air transportation for
passengers and cargo to more than 175 destinations on five continents.
Canada's flag carrier is the 15th largest commercial airline in the
world and serves over 32 million customers annually. Air Canada
provides scheduled passenger service directly to 60 Canadian cities, 52
destinations in the United States and 64 cities in Europe, the Middle
East, Asia, Australia, the Caribbean, Mexico and South America. Air
Canada is a founding member of Star Alliance, the world's most
comprehensive air transportation network serving 1,160 destinations
in 181 countries. Air Canada customers can collect Aeroplan miles for
future rewards through Canada's leading loyalty program, and Top Tier
members enjoy reciprocal frequent flyer benefits including lounge and
priority services. For more information on Air Canada visit aircanada.com and follow @Air Canada on Twitter and Facebook.
Aeroplan, Canada's premier coalition loyalty program, is owned by Aimia
Inc., a global leader in loyalty management. Aeroplan's millions of
members earn Aeroplan Miles with its growing network of over 75
world-class partners, representing more than 150 brands in the
financial, retail, and travel sectors.
In 2011, approximately 2.3 million rewards were issued to members
including more than 1.5 million flights on Air Canada and Star Alliance
carriers which offer travel to more than 1,000 destinations worldwide.
In addition to flights, members also have access to over 1,000 exciting
specialty, merchandise, hotel, car rental and experiential rewards.
For more information about Aeroplan, please visit www.aeroplan.com or www.aimia.com.
© Delta Hotels and Resorts. All rights reserved.
© 2012 Air Canada
SOURCE: Delta Hotels
For further information:
Delta Hotels and Resorts
Air Canada Contacts:
Isabelle Arthur (Montréal) 514 422-5788
Peter Fitzpatrick (Toronto) 416 263-5576
Angela Mah (Vancouver) 604 270-5741