MICROTEL INN & SUITES BY WYNDHAM, COLUMBUS - FT. BENNING
EARNS 2013 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

Honored as a Top Performing Hotel as Reviewed by Travelers on the
World’s Largest Travel Site

COLUMBUS - FT. BENNING, GEORGIA – June 6, 2013 – Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham, Columbus - Ft. Benning, a select service hotel today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Only the top-performing 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.

To qualify for a Certificate of Excellence, businesses must maintain an overall rating of four or higher, out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on TripAdvisor, and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months. Additional criteria include the volume of reviews received within the last 12 months.

“Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham, Columbus - Ft. Benning is pleased to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” said Ken Floyd, General Manager at Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham, Columbus - Ft. Benning. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable experience, and this accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on TripAdvisor.”

“TripAdvisor is delighted to celebrate the success of businesses around the globe, from Sydney to Chicago, Sao Paulo to Rome, which are consistently offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience,” said Alison Copus, Vice President of Marketing for TripAdvisor for Business. “The Certificate of Excellence award provides top performing establishments around the world the recognition they deserve, based on feedback from those who matter most – their customers.”

About Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
Microtel Inns & Suites hotels are independently owned and operated under franchise agreements with Microtel Inns & Suites Franchising, a subsidiary of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN). Microtel is the award-winning chain of all-new construction, interior corridor select service hotels, with hotels located in 46 states in the U.S. and in international locations including Argentina, Canada, Mexico and The Philippines.

About Archer Properties
Archer Properties focuses on investing in and facilitating the development and management of high quality apartment homes and limited service hotels.   The business objective of Archer Properties is to provide superior quality housing and lodging in growth markets that are presently underdeveloped and/or underserved.  Each property developed, owned and/or managed by Archer Properties provides a high value proposition for our residents and guests.  
Attention to detail, quality, schedule, and budget have enabled us to produce best-in-class, high quality properties for our clients, partners, and customers.

About SKY Hospitality, LLC
SKY Hospitality is the hotel management company operating the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham in Columbus – Ft. Benning, along with fifteen other U.S. locations. Their award-winning, hands-on philosophy, and management style supports their mission to deliver a first-class guest experience. SKY Hospitality, LLC, is the recipient of more awards for guest satisfaction, quality and hotel performance than any other operator of the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham brand. For more information please visit www.skyhospitality.com.

About TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor is the world's largest travel site*, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 200 million unique monthly visitors**, and over 100 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.
TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 20 other travel media brands: www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com, www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com, www.flipkey.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com, www.independenttraveler.com, www.jetsetter.com, www.onetime.com, www.seatguru.com, www.sniqueaway.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com, www.travel-library.com, www.travelpod.com, www.virtualtourist.com, www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, worldwide, January 2013

CONTACT:
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham, Columbus - Ft. Benning 
Ken Floyd 
gm.columbus@mhotelmanagers.com
706-685-2305

TRIPADVISOR PR TEAM
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