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The Registry Collection, Part of the Wyndham Worldwide Family of Brands,
Adds 14 New Affiliates to its Luxury Exchange Network

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Sept. 21, 2011) The Registry Collection® program, the world’s largest luxury exchange program and part of the Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) family of brands, continues to grow its network of affiliated properties with the addition of 14 newly affiliated resorts since the beginning of 2011, including 10 new affiliations in North America and the Caribbean. Under the RCI umbrella, The Registry Collection program offers members access to more than 180 world-class properties available for exchange or under development in approximately 35 countries.
“These new luxurious properties in sought-after destinations around the world are wonderful additions to our network and provide the high-quality amenities and first-rate services our members have come to expect from the resorts in The Registry Collection portfolio,” said Gregg Anderson, global vice president, The Registry Collection program. “The continued growth of our exchange network is a reflection of our dedication to provide our members with unique and unforgettable luxury vacation experiences and our clients with an unmatched level of service and support.”
The latest affiliations in North America and the Caribbean include:
  • Freedom Bay St. Lucia, which is The Registry Collection program’s first resort on the island of St. Lucia in the Caribbean and is scheduled to open in 2012.
  • Garza Blanca Preserve Residences, which will open in 2012 in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, offering guests a variety of five-star dining options, a top-of-the-line spa and on-site whale watching, kayaking, fishing, boating and tennis.
  • Grand Pacific Estates, which is scheduled to open in December of this year, offers visitors access to the famous white sand beaches that create a striking contrast against the azure waters of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
  • Hacienda San Antonio el Puente in Mexico, which is known for its elegantly decorated suites and is scheduled to open in 2013.
  • Marival Residences and World Spa in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, which is a family-friendly resort offering private terraces and fully-equipped kitchens in each unit, complimentary nanny services, renowned spa services, a wine bar, a pool and a choice of restaurant options.
  • Palmyra Resort & Spa in Montego Bay, Jamaica, which is surrounded by beautiful beaches and tropical landscapes and also offers access to the world-renowned golf courses nearby.
  • Puerto Bahía Villas and Spa, which is scheduled to open in early 2012 in the Puerto Vallarta region of Mexico where guests can enjoy beautiful ocean views from the resort.
  • Snowmass Club, which is located in Snowmass, Colo., and offers guests access to golf courses, tennis courts, ski slopes and spa treatments for year-round holidays.
  • The Manhattan Club Penthouse Suites, which provides guests with lavish comfort and space in the “city that never sleeps.”
  • The River Club, which offers a variety of high-level services including a personal concierge, childcare, excursion planning, restaurant and spa reservations and more to ensure that guests make the most of their time in Telluride, Colo.
Since its inception in 2002, The Registry Collection program has grown to become the world’s largest luxury exchange program and now helps send more than 33,000 member families on vacation to luxury resorts located in popular destinations across six continents.

About The Registry Collection
The Registry Collection® is the world’s largest luxury exchange program comprising over 33,000 members and more than 160 affiliates on six continents. More than 180 properties are available through The Registry Collection program and are either accessible for exchange or under development. From condo hotels and high-end fractional resorts to private residence clubs and fractional yachts, The Registry Collection program provides members with access to an elite network of the finest vacation properties at some of the world’s premier destinations, as well as personal concierge services that are available 24 hours a day. The Registry Collection is offered by RCI, LLC, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN). For additional information visit our media center or


The Registry Collection
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