RCI is the leading global provider of innovative products and services to the worldwide travel and leisure industry.
Founded in 1974 as a holiday exchange service provider for US timeshare owners the company’s full name is Resort Condominiums International, better known today as simply RCI.
RCI quickly became a driving force for growth within the timeshare industry, initially within the US, but rapidly bringing resort developers from across Europe and other regions into the timeshare marketplace. In 2001, RCI pioneered the Points system which delivered greater flexibility and membership value to RCI members, while providing an additional sales platform to its affiliated developers. The company has been at the forefront of the shared-holiday ownership industry since 1974 and is widely acknowledged by many of the industry’s leading resort developers to be pivotal in their own growth and business success.
RCI's core business is providing exchange holiday services. RCI brings to its community of 3.7 million timeshare owner members worldwide a wide range of quality holiday experiences at more than 4,000 resorts in around 100 countries through RCI's Weeks and Points timeshare exchange networks. Since its launch in 1974, RCI has maintained its position as the global leader in the provision of membership services, the number of resort affiliations and exchange holidays provided, plus consistency of affiliated resort quality. The company confirms more exchanges each year than any of its competitors.
The company also gives its members many exclusive membership lifestyle benefits such as RCI Travel services, RCI Platinum Memberships giving a higher level of experience including Priority Access to specially selected and acquired accommodation and rewards on transactions to be used when booking a future RCI holiday or service. It has recently enhanced both its weeks and points programmes to introduce greater transparency, flexibility of use, ease of use – all designed to help members get the best value out of timeshare ownership through RCI membership.
RCI has been an innovator of the timeshare industry for many years, maintaining the highest standards of quality and excellence as a growth partner to its resort affiliates. The company invests significantly in service enhancements to bring more to its members in terms of value and holiday experiences.
RCI is part of the Wyndham Worldwide Group, one of the largest hospitality companies across six continents. Wyndham has a premier resort portfolio of world renowned brands, including Canvas holidays, The Hoseasons Group and Landal GreenParks, The Wyndham Group of companies sends nearly 5 million families on fabulous timeshare exchange and rental holidays every year.