Hotel Engine Partner Spotlight: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is the world’s largest hotel franchising company by number of properties with approximately 9,100 hotels across over 95 countries on six continents. With its vast network, it’s likely one or more of its more than 24 hotel brands will be familiar to you, including Super 8®, Days Inn®, Ramada®, Microtel Inn & Suites®, La Quinta®, Baymont®, Wingate®, AmericInn®, Hawthorn Suites®, The Trademark Collection®, and Wyndham®. New brands include Wyndham Alltra® featuring all-inclusive hotels and Registry Collection Hotels® – both in Latin America, along with ECHO Suites Extended StaySM by Wyndham with over 200 hotels in the pipeline with one expected to open later in 2023.
As a partner with Hotel Engine for the last five years, Wyndham provides comprehensive and competitive rates to Hotel Engine members. From standard group travel for companies and government agencies to extended stay discounts for traveling nurses or state emergency management departments, Wyndham caters to different workforce needs with speed and flexibility.
Named the number one hotel rewards program by readers of USA TODAY in October 2022, Wyndham Rewards® is the world’s most generous hotel rewards program with more than 50,000 hotels, vacation club resorts and vacation rentals worldwide. Members can earn 10 points per dollar spent or 1,000 points – whichever is more – on qualified stays. Wyndham Rewards points can be redeemed for free or discounted stays, for merchandise or gift cards, or can be used to donate to participating charitable organizations and more. Members of the Hotel Engine Hotel Loyalty program can also earn Wyndham Rewards points on top of their Hotel Engine Rewards, so long as they are a member of Wyndham Rewards program.
In a nutshell: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts ~9,100 hotels, approximately 845,000 rooms worldwide across more than 95 countries, making it the world’s largest hotel franchising company based on number of properties. Wyndham’s award-winning loyalty program — Wyndham Rewards® — was named Best Hotel Loyalty Program for the fifth consecutive year by readers of USA TODAY in October 2022. Additionally, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts was named one of America’s Best Large Employers by Forbes in 2022 and has earned several awards related to being Military Friendly.
Collin Varner leads the partner marketing efforts at Hotel Engine. Day-to-day, his focus is on attracting new hotel partners to come onto the Hotel Engine platform, while creating opportunities to market to our key partner hotels to our customers. A Colorado native, Collin enjoys the many activities Colorado has to offer, including climbing its tallest peaks, as well as traveling abroad.