SOURCE: Best Western International

Best Western International

October 16, 2009 08:00 ET

Best Western Makes Stocking Stuffing Easier This Holiday Season

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - October 16, 2009) - Best Western is making stuffing stockings easier this year by offering a free bonus gift card with the purchase of a Best Western Travel Card®.

Now through December 31, Best Western Rewards® (BWR) members who purchase a $100 Best Western Travel Card online will receive a free $10 gift card from one of several retailers. Individuals can choose gift cards from Best Buy®, Macy's, Starbucks, Walmart, AMC Entertainment, Olive Garden® and Red Lobster®. Purchasers can also choose a $10 Best Western Travel Card as their bonus.

"With the holiday season upon us, we're all looking for ways to make gift buying easier," said Dorothy Dowling, senior vice president of marketing and sales for Best Western International. "Best Western's bonus gift card offer is a convenient way for consumers to give the gift of travel and get a gift in return."

This offer is only available to BWR members who reside in the U.S. and Canada at Consumers who are not members of BWR can join the free rewards program quickly and easily on the promotion Web page.

The Best Western Travel Card can be used to pay for accommodations and related incidentals at more than 4,000 Best Western hotels worldwide. The card is offered at Best Western member hotels, online at or by calling Best Western Travel Card Customer Care at 1-877-CARD-2TVL (227-3288) in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.


Best Western International is THE WORLD'S LARGEST HOTEL CHAIN®, providing marketing, reservations and operational support to over 4,000* independently owned and operated member hotels in 80* countries and territories worldwide. An industry pioneer since 1946, Best Western has grown into an iconic brand that hosts 400,000* worldwide guests each night. Best Western's diverse property portfolio, its greatest strength, stems from a business model designed to give owners maximum flexibility to address market-specific needs. Equally committed to the business and leisure traveler, Best Western recently embarked on a mission to lead the hotel industry in customer care. World Vision is the charity of choice for Best Western in building the world's largest family, as our hotels and staff sponsor children in need around the globe. Since 2004, Best Western has served as the Official Hotel of NASCAR®. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit

*Numbers are approximate and can fluctuate.

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