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My InterContinental Ambassador experience in Austin

Earlier this week I published a guide to the InterContinental Ambassador program.  Unlike elite status at most other hotels where status is earned, Ambassador status is bought.  Pay either $200 or 40K IHG points for 12 months of status.  A couple of months ago, IHG changed the Ambassador program in various ways, some good and some bad.  I had an opportunity last week to try out the new program at the InterContinental Stephen F. Austin.  My…

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New InterContinental Ambassador: status you can buy

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts is a single brand within the much larger International Hotel Group (IHG), the latter of which also includes brands such as Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, and Kimpton Hotels.  IHG has a rewards and recognition program that spans all of these brands: IHG Rewards Club.  Confusingly, while InterContinental hotels are part of the IHG Rewards Club program, they are also part of their own program: InterContinental Ambassador.  In this post you’ll learn…

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(EXPIRED) 10K Membership Rewards / $100 back on $500 Intercontinental stay [Targeted]

InterContinental New York Barclay

There is a new targeted Amex Offer out today good for 10,000 Membership Rewards points or $100 back on $500+ in spend at InterContinental Hotels. The cash offer amounts to 20% back, but if you value Membership Rewards at anything greater than 1 cent each, that offer is even better. This could be a nice way to grab a little savings on an upcoming IC stay. The Deal A new targeted Amex Offer is out for InterContinental Hotels: Spend $500+, get either 10,000 Membership Rewards points or $100…

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15% Cash Back at all Intercontinental brands (Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, etc.)

Valid through May 16th The cash back portal, eBates, is offering 15% cash back this week at over 250 stores.  Intercontinental Hotel brands are included: Candlewood Suites, Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Intercontinental, StayBridge Suites, etc. This is the highest cash back rate I’ve seen for any hotel brand.  When booking hotels through a portal, click through from the portal and book the hotel for any future date (your stay does not have to…

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Lots of Extra Ultimate Rewards Points for Holiday Inn and Intercontinental Reservations!

Chase’s Ultimate Rewards mall is currently offering 10 bonus points for every dollar spent when reserving rooms at Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Intercontinental Hotels. So, if you have the Chase Sapphire Preferred card or another with access to the Ultimate Rewards mall, and you plan to book reservations at one of these hotels, you should definitely consider booking via this portal. Remember to use your Chase card at check-out. According to the rules,…

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