PARIS, June 1, 2007 "“ Sofitel sizzles this season with the "Summer Experience" package. The seasonal offer provides travelers the opportunity to experience Sofitel's passion for French art de vivre with premium accommodations and celebratory incentives.
Valid from June 15 through August 15 for a minimum two-night stay, the "Summer Experience" includes an upgrade to a Superior Category room (upon availability) and a buffet breakfast. Sofitel invites guests to toast the scintillating summer with a daily complimentary glass of champagne at the bar*. And, finally, guests who want to spend a bit more time in summer bliss before packing their bags are extended a late check-out until 4 p.m.
Voyagers can take advantage of this summer steal at North American Sofitels with rates starting at $129 in Minneapolis, $289 at Sofitel Chicago Water Tower, $329 in Los Angeles, CDN $220 in Montreal, $355 in New York, $215 in Philadelphia, $260 in Washington DC and $145 in Miami.
"Summer Experience" heats up Sofitels around the world as well. Travelers seeking an exotic adventure can visit Sofitel in such places as Morocco where the Sofitel Palais Jamais "Summer Experience" rates begin at 180â‚¬, or Sofitel Royal Angkor in Siem Reap, Cambodia, where special summer rates start at $205. For a classic, sophisticated getaway, the Sofitel St. James in London has rates beginning at 200â‚¤ and the newly renovated Le Scribe in Paris should not be missed at 315â‚¬. Other participating countries include:
Africa: Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia
Americas: Argentina, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Martinique
Asia: Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam
Europe: Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, UK
Oceania: Australia, French Polynesia, New Zealand
Offer valid for a minimum 2-night stay, based on room availability, and cannot be combined with other specials or promotions. Children younger than 12 stay free in parents' room, breakfast included (based on availability of rooms and supplementary beds). The client's credit card details are necessary to qualify for this promotion. The client accepts to be charged the price of one night prior to arrival. Any change or cancellation maybe made until 6 p.m. (hotel local time), three days prior to arrival date. The one-night deposit becomes non refundable afterwards. Local taxes and extras not included in the price "“ to pay directly at hotel.
About Sofitel North America
Created in France in 1964, Sofitel is the prestige brand of Accor hotels with 200 upscale hotels in 53 countries, including 10 in North America. Sofitel hotels are ideally placed in business and leisure locations across North America, including Chicago Downtown, Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis, Miami, Montreal, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.
Sofitel: 200 premium hotels around the world
Because no one country or city is the same, Sofitel has made each of its 200 hotels around the world a truly unique establishment. Combining the spirit of each place with the values of modernity, refinement and absolute comfort, they are all imbued in their inimitable way with the French "art de vivre." Whether their setting is a great business metropolis like Paris, New York or Tokyo, or nestling in the landscape in Indonesia, Polynesia or Brazil, each Sofitel hotel offers travelers a genuine haven of peace. So that each guest, for an overnight stay or longer, during a business trip or for a holiday, can enjoy the rich variety of these unique places in comfort and tranquility.
Accor, European leader in hotels and tourism, global leader in corporate services, operates in nearly 100 countries with 170,000 employees. It offers to its individual and corporate clients nearly 40 years of expertise in its two core businesses:
– Hospitality, with the Sofitel, Novotel, Mercure, Suitehotel, Ibis, Red Roof Inn, Studio 6, Etap Hotel, Formule 1 and Motel 6 brands: more than 4,000 hotels and 475,000 rooms in 90 countries, as well as strategically related activities, such as LenÃ´tre.
– Services to corporate clients and public institutions: A total of 23 million people in 35 countries benefit from Accor Services products "“ meal and food vouchers, people care, incentives and loyalty programs.
*A complimentary glass of champagne is offered by person (at the bar) each day except where prohibited by law. In this case, a substitute beverage will be provided.