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Choice Hotels to Report 3rd Quarter 2006 Earnings on October 30, 2006; Conference Call to be Held on October 31, 2006
PRNewswire-FirstCall
SILVER SPRING, Md.

Choice Hotels International, Inc. today announced that it will report third quarter 2006 results after market close on Monday, October 30. The company will hold a conference call to discuss the company's third quarter 2006 earnings at 10:00 a.m. EST on Tuesday, October 31, 2006.

The dial-in number for the teleconference is 877-209-0397. A live Web cast will be available on the company's Web site, choicehotels.com and can be accessed via the Investor Info link.

The call will be recorded and available for replay beginning at 1:30 p.m. EST on October 31 and will be available until November 30 by calling 1-800-475-6701 (access code 842696). In addition, the call will be archived and available on choicehotels.com via the Investor Info link.

About Choice Hotels

Choice Hotels International franchises more than 5,200 hotels, representing more than 430,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 40 countries and territories. As of June 30, 2006, 687 hotels are under development in the United States, representing 53,765 rooms, and an additional 65 hotels, representing 5,993 rooms, are under development in more than 20 countries and territories. The company's Cambria Suites, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn, MainStay Suites and Suburban Extended Stay Hotel brands serve guests worldwide. Additional corporate information may be found on Choice Hotels' Internet site, which may be accessed at http://www.choicehotels.com/.

Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Cambria Suites, Clarion, Quality, Comfort Suites, Comfort Inn, Sleep Inn, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn are proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International.

SOURCE: Choice Hotels International, Inc.

CONTACT: David Peikin of Choice Hotels International, +1-301-592-6361,
fax: +1-301-592-6177, david_peikin@choicehotels.com