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Established in 1962, Motel 6 is an economy lodging chain operating nearly 1,100 company-owned and franchised locations throughout the United States and Canada. The chain is operated by Accor North America, an operator of several upscale as well as economy accommodation properties. Motel 6 offers standard amenities, including free local phone calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee and cable channel line-up with premium channels, including HBO, ESPN/ESPN2 and CNN. The chain also provides pet-friendly facilities to its guest. Besides Motel 6, its parent company Accor North America operates chains, including Studio 6, Ibis, Sofitel Luxury Hotels as well as upscale Novotel locations in the United States, Canada and Mexico.