SINGAPORE (April 16, 2014) — RCI®, the global leader in holiday exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), has added to its network of exchange options in South Korea through its latest affiliation with Vistacay Hotel Group.
Through this affiliation, RCI members seeking to travel to the world renowned Jeju Island in South Korea will soon have access to two stunning hotels: Vistacay Seogwipo and Vistacay Cheonjiyeon. In addition, Vistacay’s members will have access to RCI’s holiday exchange program, comprising nearly 4,500 affiliated resorts in more than 100 countries.
“We are very pleased to welcome Vistacay Hotel into the RCI network,” said Adrian Lee, managing director, RCI Asia Pacific. “This will be a great addition to the diverse portfolio of resort destinations we offer to our members worldwide, and is part of our continuous effort to expand our footprint in South Korea. South Korea is a booming tourist market with significant double digit growth in the past few years, and this affiliation reaffirms RCI’s commitment to offering more options in highly desirable destinations in Asia.”
Vistacay Seogwipo and Vistacay Cheonjiyeon are located on Seogwipo Si in Jeju Island, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site. Famous for its location on the southern tip of the island, Seogwipo Si features the magnificent Mount Hallasan and Seogwipo coastline with beautiful cliffs and rock formations. Both hotels are designed with a modern and stylish interior, complete with luxurious furnishing. The 144-rooms Vistacay Seogwipo has a roof top swimming pool where guests can soak and enjoy the panoramic view of Jeju Island, while Vistacay Cheonjiyeon offers a different theme in each of its 228 studio units, giving guests a unique experience with every visit.
“Through our affiliation with RCI, the world’s largest holiday exchange company, we hope that Vistacay will gain greater domestic and international exposure,” said Mr Choi Yee-Chul, CEO of DAAS C&, the parent company of Vistacay Hotel Group. “Working with RCI will provide us with valuable business support for our growth plans, allowing us to add more value to our holiday ownership product, and give our members a wide variety of holiday options.”
RCI is the worldwide leader in vacation exchange with nearly 4,500 affiliated resorts in more than 100 countries. RCI pioneered the concept of vacation exchange in 1974, offering members increased flexibility and versatility with their vacation ownership experience. Today, through the RCI Weeks® program, the week-for-week exchange system, and the RCI Points® program, the industry’s first global points-based exchange system, RCI provides flexible vacation options to its approximately 3.7 million RCI subscribing members each year. RCI’s luxury exchange program, The Registry Collection®,is the world’s largest program of its kind with approximately 200 affiliated properties either accessible for exchange or under development on six continents.RCI is part of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals and the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). For additional information visit our media center,rciaffiliates.comorThe RCI Blog. RCI also can be found on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
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