Days Inn Summer Trivia Contest Winner to Receive $10,000

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (May 29, 2002) – Days Inn hotels next month will launch a summer promotion offering guests 25 percent savings on room rates, a sweepstakes with a $10,000 cash prize and discounts on airline tickets, car rentals and restaurants.

To enter the sweepstakes, guests who stay at participating Days Inn® hotels throughout the United States from June 1 through Sept. 5 must complete a State the States trivia game with five geography-based questions. Entries must be postmarked by Sept. 5 and received by Sept. 12. No purchase is necessary to enter the sweepstakes, which is open to U.S. residents ages 18 and over.

Guests will receive the game at check-in as part of a Family Fun Guide, which also includes a friends fly for $10.95 airline offer as well as discounts that can be redeemed at Bennigan's and Boston Market restaurants, Cinnabon bakeries and Avis Rent A Car offices in the United States and Canada. Further information and detailed rules are available online at

As an added bonus, AAA members who stay at participating Days Inn hotels during the summer promotion can choose up to three free magazine subscriptions from titles including Smart Business, PC Magazine, Esquire,
Worth and Yahoo Internet Life.

Days Inn hotels are pleased to offer our guests a great value upon their arrival and additional savings all along their journey, said Tom Higgins, Days Inn president & chief executive officer. The coupons provide additional savings guests can use throughout their summer travels.

Days Inns Worldwide, a division of Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD), franchises more than 1,930 hotels representing 163,000 rooms in the United States, Canada, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Hungary, India, Jordan, Mexico, Philippines, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Reservations and further information are
available at or by calling (800) DAYS INN.