Royal Host Real Estate Investment Trust

Royal Host Real Estate Investment Trust

February 25, 2005 18:11 ET

Royal Host Real Estate Investment Trust to Announce Fourth Quarter and Year End Results


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FOR: ROYAL HOST REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST

TSX SYMBOL: RYL.UN
TSX SYMBOL: RYL.DB
TSX SYMBOL: RYL.DB.A

FEBRUARY 25, 2005 - 18:11 ET

Royal Host Real Estate Investment Trust to Announce
Fourth Quarter and Year End Results

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 25, 2005) - Royal Host Real Estate
Investment Trust (REIT) (TSX:RYL.UN) (TSX:RYL.DB) (TSX:RYL.DB.A) will
release its 2004 fourth quarter and year end results on Monday, March
14, 2005 to be followed by a conference call at 11:30 am Eastern
Standard Time.

Investors and Analysts are invited to access the call by dialing
1-888-334-7880 or 1-416-695-9748. You will be required to identify
yourself and whether you represent an organization or you are a private
investor. A recording of this call will be made available beginning
March 14 through March 20, 2005. To access this recording please dial
1-866-518-1010 or 1-416-695-5275.

Royal Host REIT owns 37 hotels, manages 141 properties and franchises
120 locations for over 20,000 guestrooms in the mid-market to upscale
segments. Royal Host also owns the Travelodge master franchise rights
for the Travelodge brand in Canada and provides hotel and resort
management services for its portfolio and to third party owned
properties.

Royal Host is committed to creating stable and repeatable earnings
through high quality assets, efficient operations and exceptional
people. Through strategic management, growth of its assets and ongoing
training, communication and teamwork, it will continue to achieve
ongoing improvements to its bottom line results. Royal Host units and
convertible debentures are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under
the trading symbols "RYL.UN", "RYL.DB" and RYL.DB.A", respectively.

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