Not only has Disney’s and Pixar’s new animated Lightyear film arrived
in theatres, it has also touched down in Novotel’s hotels spanning over
50 countries around the world.
Nadège Keryhuel, global vice president, midscale brands at Accor
likens the film’s plot of Buzz Lightyear journeying into space to
travellers preparing for a trip especially since the both involve
exploring and discovering a destination, “handling unusual situations
and embracing the unexpected are all delightful parts of the travel
Families staying at these participating hotels, numbering more than
500 globally, will receive a personalised boarding pass upon check-in
that marks the beginning of their make-believe space adventure with
Thereafter, the fun begins. With the use of an exclusive Snapchat
Lens, guests can suit up as Buzz Lightyear, or pose with the animated
character in the lobby via an augmented reality photoshoot scene.
Children will receive a special Lightyear activity kit comprising
colouring cards, games and stickers. Guests can also request for a star
projector that will cast images of the constellations onto their room’s
walls and ceilings for an immersive outer space experience.
Families are given complimentary accommodation and breakfast for up
to two children under the age of 16 in their room, or they can opt to
book a second “family extra room” at a 50% discount.
Accor members are invited to use their points to redeem a family stay
featuring space-themed activities that may even include a private
screening of the movie at select Novotel locations.