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(EXPIRED) Double Radisson points & elite credit (earn 40x or more)

Radisson Rewards is offering double points and doube elite credit with its latest promotion, “Earn double, enjoy more”. With this promotion, credit card holders may earn as many as 55 points per dollar on paid stays. The Deal Earn double points and double nights / stays when you register and book by September 26th, 2019 for travel from September 26–December 29, 2019. Direct link to this promotion Key Details Members must register for the Promotion and book September 16, 2019…

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Stay 2 nights, earn 1 free at Best Western in the US, Canada, or Caribbean

Best Western is offering a free night certificate for your next stay when you register for its latest promotion and complete 2 qualifying nights between September 16, 2019 and November 17, 2019. Note that qualifying nights must be completed at properties in the US, Canada, and the Caribbean and your free night certificate must be redeemed within the same region. The free night certificate expires quickly, but this could still be a decent opportunity if you…

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Marriott Bonvoy: Book Cat 7 Off-Peak with 50K Certs

Here’s a sliver of a silver lining for Bonvoy fans… Now that Marriott has implemented their Peak and Off-Peak award pricing, those with 50K free night certificates can book Category 7 hotels when they are priced at off-peak rates.  Previously, 50K certs could only be used for Category 6 hotels and below.  The bad news, of course, is that when Category 6 hotels are Peak priced, we won’t be able to use our 50K certificates…

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(EXPIRED) Earn 6x AA Miles For IHG Stays Through AAdvantage Shopping Portal, Stack With Portal Bonus

AA portal IHG 6x

The American Airlines AAdvantage eShopping portal is currently offering 6x bonus miles when making hotel reservations with IHG – double the usual rate. This can be stacked with the current portal bonus that’s offering 500 bonus miles when spending $75 or more and could potentially be taken advantage of four times. The Deal Earn 6x American Airlines miles per dollar when booking IHG stays after clicking through from the AAdvantage eShopping portal. Direct link to…

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IHG: Earn 10k Points With Ambassador Status + 3k-6k Bonus Points When Staying At InterContinental Properties

InterContinental Ambassador Promotions

IHG Rewards Club has launched a couple of new promotions aimed at people staying at InterContinental properties. The first might tilt the math in favor of paying for Ambassador status, while the second will reward you with 3,000 or 6,000 bonus points for each InterContinental stay before the end of November. The Deals & Key Terms Enroll in IHG Rewards Club’s Ambassador status and earn 10,000 bonus points. Ambassador Enrollment and stay bonus points may…

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(EXPIRED) Buy LifeMiles under 1c each & get a hotel stay, too (9/11 only)

Avianca LifeMiles is offering 4x miles for hotel bookings. That’s not quite as good as the time they offered 5x miles (See: [Dead] HOT deal: 5x LifeMiles with hotel bookings (30K on $390 booking), but that offer sold out in just a few hours. Today’s promotion (valid 9/11/19 only) started at 1pm and ends at 9pm CST (that’s central time) — though I doubt it will last that long. Timing on this is great as you should…

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(EXPIRED) IHG Chase Offer: Save 10% At Select Brands (Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites & Candlewood Suites)

IHG Chase Offer

There’s a new and targeted Chase Offer that’s offering a 10% statement credit at four IHG brands – Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Candlewood Suites and Staybridge Suites. The Deal Earn 10% back on your IHG stay when you spend $100 or more at the following brands: Holiday Inn Holiday Inn Express Staybridge Suites Candlewood Suites Key Terms Expires September 27, 2019. Maximum cashback of $38. Offer valid one time only. Complete payment for your…

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Why I like Marriott resort fees as a percent of room rate

I really like the Inn at Bay Harbor, in northern Michigan.  The standard award price for this hotel is 35K points, which makes it a perfect place to spend those 35K free night certificates that come annually with a number of Marriott credit cards (at least until Peak pricing ruins everything). In general, I hate resort fees.  With all else equal, I’d prefer to book awards with Hyatt or Hilton, neither of which charges resort…

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New Hyatt promo: double or triple points

Hyatt has announced its newest promotion: get either double points at most Hyatt brands and triple points at Hyatt Place properties beginning with your second qualifying stay during the promotional period. The Deal Get double World of Hyatt points on eligible spend at “over 500 Hyatt hotels and resorts, 10 plus participating M life Rewards destinations, and more than 200 participating Small Luxury Hotels of the World hotels” for stays between September 15, 2019 and December 15, 2019. Get triple…

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