TORONTO, June 13 /CNW/ - Everybody's favourite ogre is coming to a Days
Inn near you! Families who stay at Days Inn locations across Canada this
summer will enjoy a fun-filled, value-packed Shrek the Third promotion.
Starting June 18, 2007, families staying at Canadian Days Inn locations
will receive an exclusive Shrek the Third Welcome Package featuring a Shrek
the Third pint-size magazine, Shrek playing cards, Shrek stickers and more.
Plus, guests can enter online at www.daysinn.ca for a chance to win the
ultimate Shrek the Third adventure - an amazing family trip for four to the
next DreamWorks movie premiere plus $2,000 spending money, or one of 100
OGRE-sized Shrek the Third prize packs.
"We are thrilled to welcome back Shrek this summer with an exciting
package that builds on the success of our Shrek 2 'Are We There Yet?'
promotion," said Irwin Prince, President & COO, Days Inns - Canada. "A
blockbuster of a movie, Shrek the Third appeals to the kid in all of us. Our
hotels are delighted to offer Shrek fans across the country a fairytale
experience they won't get at any other hotel this summer."
Days Inns - Canada is running the national sweepstakes in conjunction
with Alamo Rent-A-Car (Canada) Inc. The 100 prize packs each include a Shrek
the Third rolling duffle bag and cuddle pillow. TripRewards members receive an
extra ten entries by entering their membership number.
Offering "The Best Value Under the Sun", Days Inn hotels offer free
high-speed Internet, the Sol-Terre Shower Experience, TripRewards points and
Aeroplan Miles. Many locations also offer a free Daybreak Café breakfast.
Reservations can be made online at www.daysinn.ca or by calling 1 800
About Days Inns - Canada
Days Inns - Canada is one of the country's leading hotel chains with 85
independently owned and operated properties and over 7,800 rooms. Its
franchises cover a wide range of urban, airport and resort properties in
primary and secondary markets across Canada. Days Inns - Canada participates
in the TripRewards(R) guest reward program, which is free to join and offers
points that can be redeemed at a host of retail and travel partners including
Aeroplan and Canadian Tire. Realstar Hotel Services Corp. is the master
franchisor of the Days Inn brand in Canada. Days Inn Worldwide, Inc. is a
wholly-owned subsidiary of Wyndham Hotel Group, one of three principal
components of Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN), which encompasses more than 6,400
franchised and managed hotels and 535,000 hotel rooms worldwide. For more
information about Days Inns - Canada, to make a reservation or to become a
TripRewards(R) member, please visit www.daysinn.ca or call the bilingual
hotline at 1-800 DAYS INN (1-800-329-7466).
For further information:
For further information: Melissa Hoffer, Marketing Communications
Manager, Days Inns - Canada, Tel: (416) 966-8378, firstname.lastname@example.org