BETHESDA, Md., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Residence Inn by Marriott is showing love for dads this Father's Day by giving them a chance to improve their game with a lesson from PGA Pro Michael Putnam. The winner of the Residence Inn Adores Dads Hole-in-One Challenge will enjoy sporting their new golf clubs in an exclusive experience during the PGA tour with the Pro himself, while staying in a spacious Residence Inn suite.
"As a dad, I am honored to be a part of Residence Inn's tribute to fathers this year," said Michael Putnam. "When I'm traveling with my family, the space and comforts of Residence Inn really help me be on my game. I look forward to sharing the tour experience with the winner of the challenge."
Between now and June 14, fathers can enter on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram by sharing their best Father's Day memory using the #RIAdoresDads hashtag. Residence Inn and Michael Putnam will announce the winner on or around June 17. The prize includes airfare and tickets for one lucky dad to attend a PGA Golf Tournament, a two-night stay at a nearby Residence Inn, a one-hour golf lesson with Michael Putnam and new golf clubs from Cleveland Golf.
The winner can select one of the three PGA Golf Tournaments to attend as a special guest of Michael Putnam.
- Residence Inn Montreal Airport offers easy access to downtown Montreal, just steps away from shopping, dining and entertainment and convenient to the PGA Tournament RBC Canadian Open at the Royal Montreal Golf Club, July 25-27. Guests maintain their work-life balance while away from home by starting their day with Residence Inn's free hot breakfast, and ending their day with a swim in the outdoor pool and soak in the Jacuzzi.
- Residence Inn Reno is conveniently located just 20 minutes from downtown Reno and 40 minutes from Lake Tahoe. Guests enjoy cooking in a fully equipped kitchen with ingredients from Residence Inn's free grocery delivery service and attending the property's weekly complimentary barbeques, making it a prime option for golfers of the Reno-Tahoe Open at Montreux Golf and Country Club, August 1-3.
- Residence Inn Greensboro Airport boasts spacious all-king suites ideal for the king of the house. The on-property putting green is perfect for dads looking to improve their game before heading out to the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club, August 15-17. After the tournament, they can visit nearby popular attractions such as the Greensboro Coliseum, the Aquatic Center, and the International Civil Rights Museum, or simply enjoy the comforts of home with free Wi-Fi.
"Residence Inn is dedicated to enhancing the family travel experience and supporting busy parents," said Diane Mayer, vice president and global brand manager, Residence Inn. "We are excited to recognize fathers with the launch of our first ever Residence Inn Adores Dads program."
Residence Inn by Marriott
With more than 650 properties in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Central America, Residence Inn by Marriott is the leader in the extended-stay lodging segment. Designed for long stays, the brand offers spacious suites with separate living and sleeping areas. Fully functional kitchens, grocery delivery, 24-hour markets and complimentary breakfast help guests maintain a healthy balance while on the road. Complimentary Wi-Fi allows guests to stay connected to the home and office, while health and fitness options and inviting lobby spaces provide comfortable places to work and relax.
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