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Choice Hotels to Discuss First Quarter 2001 Earnings in Conference Call

Choice Hotels International, Inc., will conduct a conference call on Thursday, April 26, 2001, at 9 a.m. Eastern time to discuss the company's first quarter 2001 earnings. The company will release its earnings after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, April 25.

The call-in number to listen to the call is 888-273-9887. The conference call also will be Webcast simultaneously via the company's Web site, . Interested investors and other parties wishing to access the call on the Web should go to the Web site, click on the Corporate Information link and then the Investor Info link. The Investor Info page will feature a conference call microphone icon to access the call.

The audio of the call will be archived and available on for those unable to listen to the call on April 26. It also will be archived and available for replay until May 17 by calling 800-475-6701. The access code for the replay is: 580386.

Choice Hotels International is the second largest hotel franchisor in the world with 4,392 hotels open, representing 350,351 rooms, and another 703 hotels under development, representing 60,927 rooms, in 43 countries, as of December 31, 2000. Its Comfort, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and MainStay Suites brands serves guests worldwide.

Comfort, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn, MainStay Suites and are registered trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International, Inc.

SOURCE: Choice Hotels International, Inc.

Contact: John Hawkins of Choice Hotels International, Inc.,
301-592-5075, Fax: 301-592-6177, or