Partnership gives Delta guests 15% off their Air Canada flight, bonus
Aeroplan Miles and free room nights.
Rewards increase with each trip
TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2011 /CNW/ - Delta Hotels and Resorts, Air Canada and
Aeroplan are proud to announce an exclusive partnership providing
travelers who book and stay at any Delta hotel or resort with 15 per
cent off their Air Canada Tango and Tango Plus airfare to any
destinations in Canada. Guests who book additional trips combining
Delta Hotels and Resorts hotel stays and Air Canada flights will also
be eligible for up to 5,000 Aeroplan Miles, Air Canada Maple Leaf
LoungeTM Passes and free Delta room nights. The Miles and Miles Fall Promotion is available for guests who book on Air Canada and stay with Delta
Hotels and Resorts between September 26 and November 30, 2011.
In addition, for every hotel stay travelers will automatically be
entered to win one of two Toyota Prius cars, 50,000 Aeroplan Miles and
one of two vacation packages.
"We are excited to work with our partners to offer an innovative
cost-saving solution to make travel more affordable in Canada," said
Ken Lambert, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Delta Hotels and
Resorts. "This promotion will help business travelers and companies
cut operational costs during the fall and winter seasons, while
providing great savings for leisure travelers planning family
To qualify, travelers must first book their hotel stay on a qualifying
rate, which is any rate except Air Crew and those booked through Opaque
booking channels such as Hotwire.com and Priceline.com. Once the hotel
reservation has been made, guests should visit www.deltahotels.com/milesandmiles to input their name, e-mail address and confirmation code. Guests will
then receive an e-mail within 24 hours, providing them with a 15 per
cent Air Canada discount promotional code. Additional trips combining
Delta Hotels and Resorts hotel stays and Air Canada flights, will
qualify travelers to earn bonus Aeroplan Miles by providing their
Aeroplan Number at time of booking.
The Miles and Miles fall promotion is designed to reward travelers who stay often. In addition to
receiving 15 per cent off Air Canada fares with each stay, guests who
book and stay two or more times during the promotion and fly Air
Canada for those trips can receive up to 5,000 Aeroplan
Miles, one Maple Leaf Lounge Pass and one free Delta room
night. Aeroplan Miles, Maple Leaf Lounge Pass and Delta room nights
will be issued to guests following the promotional period. The more
trips with both Delta and Air Canada, the richer the reward.
A stay is defined as one or more consecutive nights in the same hotel
regardless of the number of check-ins/outs that may occur. A $150
cancellation fee will be charged by Delta if the hotel reservation is
cancelled after the Air Canada flight is booked using the Promo Code,
unless the guest proves that the Air Canada flight has also been
cancelled. This promotion is valid on new bookings only, and is open
only to Canadian residents.
For more information including terms and conditions, please visit www.deltahotels.com/milesandmiles.
About Delta Hotels and Resorts
A leading Canadian hotel management company, Delta Hotels and Resorts
operates and franchises a diversified portfolio with 46 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 11
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 @AirCanada on Twitter and Facebook.
Aeroplan, Canada's premier coalition loyalty program, is owned by Groupe
Aeroplan 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 2010, over 2 million rewards were issued to members including more
than 1.3 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 800 exciting specialty,
merchandise, hotel, car rental and experiential rewards.For more
information about Aeroplan, please visit www.aeroplan.com or www.groupeaeroplan.com.
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© 2011 Air Canada
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