Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) recently announced a “Sweet Deal” promotion for summer that provides 15 percent off each night of a stay of two or more consecutive nights in a standard room and a valuable offer from T.G.I. Friday’s restaurants when staying at locations in the United States. The offer, which requires a three day advance reservation, is available June 1 through Sept. 13, 2009 at participating hotels.  Along with providing the Sweet Deal rate, Country Inns are focused on helping busy moms with the vacation planning process and will be launching special summer travel itineraries and “Mom’s Choice” destinations. Visit for complete details about the promotion.  “This summer, we expect that a greater number of leisure travelers will try to stretch their vacation budgets by driving to their vacation destination or simply taking advantage of attractions that are closer to home,” said Aurora Toth, vice president of Marketing for Country Inns & Suites By Carlson. “With more than 450 hotels in the U.S., Country Inns & Suites has a variety of great properties to choose from and our ‘Sweet Deal’ promotion makes it easier for families to get out the door and explore this great country.”