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MOTEL 6 IS LEAVING THE LIGHT ON IN FREDERICK, MARYLAND

6/15/2009

Newly-Converted Motel 6 in Central Maryland Now Open

DALLAS, Texas (June 15, 2009) – Accor North America, one of the nation’s largest owner/operators of economy lodging, announced the opening of a new corporately-owned Motel 6 location in Frederick, Maryland. The 158-room property is located at 999 W. Patrick Street in Frederick County near US Hwy 40. The property was formerly a Quality Inn.

“This acquisition is part of our plan to add strategic corporate properties to our network while also continuing our aggressive growth through franchising,” said Olivier Poirot, CEO, Accor North America, Motel 6 and Studio 6. “This property is an especially valuable asset in a region where we hope to increase our density.”

Motel 6 offers a low price and great value without sacrificing comfort at more than 1,000 locations in the United States and Canada. Standard amenities include Wi-Fi Internet Access, free local phone calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee, data ports, and a channel line-up including HBO, ESPN/ESPN2, and CNN. All Motel 6 properties welcome pets, and most locations offer swimming pools and guest laundry facilities. Guests can save even more with Click 6 Internet bargains, available only at motel6.com.

For reservations or information, visit www.motel6.com or call 800-4-MOTEL6.

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About Motel 6
Motel 6 offers the lowest price of any national chain at more than 1,000 company-owned and franchised locations throughout the United States and Canada. For 23 years Motel 6 has used the tagline, “We’ll leave the light on for you,” earning the chain the highest brand recognition in the economy lodging segment. Motel 6 was the first national pet friendly chain, welcoming pets since 1962. Standard amenities include free local phone calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee, data ports, Wi-Fi Internet access and cable channel line-up with premium channels including HBO, ESPN/ESPN2, and CNN. Most locations offer swimming pools and guest laundry facilities. For more information, visit www.motel6.com.

CONTACT:
Laura Rojo-Eddy
(972) 360-5970
lrojo@accor-na.com

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