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VIRGIN MOBILE CANADA GETS INTO BED WITH VIRGIN HOTELS CHICAGO


TORONTO (ONTARIO) September 16, 2015

Sleepover & Save with New Member Benefit

Virgin Mobile Members get it in the cinema, at the mall and now in the Chambers at the new Virgin Hotels Chicago. Starting today, Members will receive 10 per cent off their stay at Virgin Hotels Chicago, a lifestyle property offering the same excitement, heartfelt service and smart innovation the Virgin brand is known for.

“We love treating our Members like VIPs; offering them irresistible experiences with a wink and a smile,” said Joseph Ottorino, managing director, Virgin Mobile Canada. “Our friends at Virgin Hotels Chicago treat their guests with that same unrelenting dedication, which is one of the reasons why we’re excited to partner with them to offer Virgin Mobile Members a discount at one of the Windy City’s coolest hotels.”

Virgin Hotels Chicago, the very first Virgin Hotel, ushers in a new standard for the hospitality industry. It’s the wakeup call the industry’s been waiting for with four dining and drinking outlets including the hotel’s social epicenter, The Commons Club, and Cerise, the rooftop lounge offering expansive views of the skyline. Located just minutes from the Magnificent Mile, in a historic building brimming with character, Virgin Hotels Chicago offers distinctive two-Chamber rooms featuring its patented Lounge Bed. With free Wi-Fi at unlimited bandwidth and no early check-in or late checkout fees, Virgin Hotels Chicago is a traveller’s dream.

“Canada is one of our largest international markets, and we’re thrilled to tap into the Virgin Mobile Members base with an exclusive offer,” said Doug Carrillo, VP of Sales & Marketing, Virgin Hotels.  “Just as Virgin Mobile offers its Members money-can’t-buy experiences, we provide guests with a completely re-imagined hotel experience that will leave them talking about it for years afterward.” 

Virgin Mobile Members get access to some of Canada’s hottest music festivals. With Chicago being a hub for some of the biggest music festivals in the world (Pitchfork, Lollapalooza, etc.), Virgin Hotels Chicago has fashioned itself into music lovers’ paradise, welcoming performances in the hotel’s live music venue, Upstairs and DJs in Cerise. Virgin Mobile Members will feel right at home taking in nightly entertainment during their stay.

How does it work?

Glad you asked! It is super simple for Virgin Mobile Members to redeem this offer.

1. Hit up the dedicated Virgin Hotels Chicago Member Benefits page.
2. Fill out the online form with your name, email address and mobile number.
3. BOOM! The promo code will pop-up on the screen.
4. Head to www.virginhotels.com on your mobile or from a desktop and click “book now”.
5. Select the nights you wish to stay, enter the promo code and that’s it you’re done! Booked!

Getting 10 per cent off bookings at the new Virgin Hotels Chicago is just one of the many great Virgin Member Benefits available for Canadians who love to travel. Members also get 10 per cent off travel with G Adventures and exclusive access to special savings at Flight Centre on holidays created just for you

To hook yourself up with any one of Virgin Mobile’s red hot benefits, head to www.virginmobile.ca/benefits

 

About Virgin Mobile Canada

At Virgin Mobile, you're not a customer, you're a Member and "Members Get" exclusive deals from awesome brands, a shot at VIP access and one-of-a-kind experiences to events in Canada and around the world. That's on top of super-hot smartphones on ridiculously-fast LTE speeds and plans with loads of extras built right in! Virgin Mobile Members and Canadians can do some good in their local communities by helping empower at-risk and homeless youth in Canada with Virgin Mobile RE*Generation.

Wanna hook up? There are loads of ways: head online or call 1-888-999-2321 to get in the know. Get personal with Virgin Mobile Canada on FacebookTwitterInstagram or Pinterest.

 

About VirginHotels Chicago

Virgin Hotels is a lifestyle hospitality brand that combines heartfelt service, straightforward value and a seamless, personalized hotel experience with the track record of innovation and smart disruption that Sir Richard Branson’s global Virgin Group has pioneered for over 40 years.  Each property will intermix a passion for food and beverage with music and culture, fusing with the local landscape and providing a vibrant and inclusive environment for travelers and locals alike.  Virgin Hotels Chicago is now open, with Nashville, New York, Dallas and others to follow. For more information, please visit www.virginhotels.com.

 

For more information, please contact:

Sheryl Davey Kerametlian, Virgin Mobile Canada

sheryl.davey@virginmobile.ca

416-607-8412


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