SOURCE: Wyndham Hotel Group

Wyndham Hotel Group

August 15, 2012 09:17 ET

Super 8 Hotels Giving Away New Ford Escape, Free Weekend Getaways

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - Aug 15, 2012) - Travelers looking to sneak in one last trip this summer have a chance to hit the road in style thanks to the Super 8® hotel brand and its "GR8 Escape" Sweepstakes, which offers prizes ranging from free weekend getaways to a new 2013 Ford Escape SE.

Now through August 31st, Wyndham Rewards® members who visit and "like" www.facebook.com/Super8 can enter daily for their chance to win. Among the prizes are 24 "Weekend Getaway" packages valued at nearly $500 each and a grand prize of a 2013 Ford Escape SE, loaded with a GPS, iPod Touch, $50 iTunes gift card, Thule trunk-mounted 2-bike carrier and a pair of Super 8 coffee mugs. The grand prize is valued at almost $29,000. Wyndham Rewards, the guest loyalty program of Super 8 hotels, is free to join and non-members can enroll directly on the sweepstakes page or at www.wyndhamrewards.com.

"With nearly 2,000 properties throughout the U.S. and Canada, the Super 8 hotel brand is no stranger to helping travelers get on the road and have a great vacation," said Heny Gabay, vice president of marketing for the Super 8 brand. "This is our chance to say thank you to our loyal fans for choosing Super 8 hotels and give them a chance to end their summer on a high note."

Eight prize packages will be given away every week for three weeks starting August 14th. Each package will consist of a $100 gas gift card, $200 spending money, the book Road Trip USA by Jamie Jensen and two free nights at a Super 8 hotel, which will be awarded in the form of 36,000 Wyndham Rewards points. Winners of the packages plus one additional randomly selected entrant will become finalists and have a chance to win the Ford Escape. For full terms and conditions, visit www.facebook.com/Super8.

About Super 8
Part of Wyndham Hotel Group, the Super 8® hotel brand is one of the world's most well-known hotel chains with over 2,270 locations around the globe, more than any other economy lodging provider. Most hotels offer an array of complimentary amenities including free Wi-Fi access and free SuperStart® continental breakfast, while many also offer meeting and business facilities, fitness centers, swimming pools and the opportunity to earn and redeem points through Wyndham Rewards®, the brand's guest loyalty program. Children under 17 stay free with an adult.

Each Super 8 hotel is independently owned and operated under franchise agreements with Super 8 Worldwide, a subsidiary of Wyndham Hotel Group and parent company Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN). This excludes certain international hotels, which may be managed by one of the affiliates of Wyndham Hotel Group. Reservations and information are available by calling 1-800-454-3213 or by visiting www.super8.com. For more information about hotel franchising opportunities visit www.whgdevelopment.com.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Rob Myers
    Public Relations Manager
    Wyndham Hotel Group
    22 Sylvan Way
    Parsippany, NJ 07054
    +1 (973) 753-6590
    rob.myers@wyn.com