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MOTEL 6 IS LEAVING THE LIGHT ON IN SPRINGFIELD, VIRGINIA

6/15/2009

Newly-Converted Property Joins Motel 6 Family

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 property in Springfield, Virginia. The 190-room property is located at 6868 Springfield Blvd in Fairfax County near Interstate 95 South and was previously a Red Roof Inn.

“We are continuing our pace of growth through both franchise and strategic corporate acquisitions,” said Olivier Poirot, CEO, Accor North America, Motel 6 and Studio 6. “This property will be a great asset to our Motel 6 network.”

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 best 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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