Posted by Ric Garrido

Earn 2,500 United Mileage Plus miles per stay through June 30, 2010 in 19 cities with Red Lion Hotels in the western states.  There are 44 Red Lion Hotels and at least half are participating in this bonus miles promotion. Portland, Spokane, and Seattle have multiple properties if you feel like mattress running for miles.

The Mileage Plus promotion lists only 18 cities for participating Red Lion Hotels, so I assume one city in some state has been left out. Come on you United Express aficionados, which city is missing?

Convenient locations in the western U.S.
Earn miles when you stay at any of these Red Lion Hotels –
19 are in cities where United® flies:

California: Anaheim, Bakersfield, Eureka, Redding, Sacramento
Colorado: Denver
Idaho: Boise, Idaho Falls
Montana: Helena, Kalispell, Missoula
Oregon: Bend, Eugene, Medford, Portland
Washington: Pasco, Seattle, Spokane

It’s easy to earn 2,500 miles
Here’s what you have to do to get bonus miles:

  1. Join the Red Lion R&R Club
  2. Select the “500 air miles per stay” and “United Mileage Plus” radial buttons and enter your Mileage Plus account number when you set your Red Lion R&R Club settings.
  3. Reserve a room, go to www.redlion.com and use the promotion code UNITED.

You’ll earn the usual 500 miles per stay, plus an additional 2,000 bonus miles for a limited time.

Red Lion Hotel Directory

Red Lion R&R Club

I haven’t looked closely at the Red Lion loyalty program in the past couple years. There are some good benefits if you are a west coast traveler.

For example, Red Lion R&R Platinum members (25 nights) earn both points and miles for hotel stays. Platinum members earn 15 points per $1 and a free night is only 10,000 points at any Red Lion Hotel. That is one free night for every $667 in hotel spend. Not bad.

3 Responses

  1. MRing for 2500 UA miles? Naa, thanks! :)

  2. How about MRing with alternating Hilton stays for free nights? Does that sound better?

    Hilton will have a hotel in most of the Red Lion locations whereas Hyatt probably does not.

    April 6 – June 30 earn a free Hilton night certificate for every four stays.

    https://www.hiltonhhonors.com/PYO/Login_2010Q2.aspx?lang=EN&offer=PYO2010Q2&cid=OM,HH,HaveNightOnUs,SpecialsandPackages

  3. For the Portland airport hotel, the rate is $59+ non-refundable without air miles, or $79+ refundable maybe w/ air miles. I don’t see any confirmation of the 2500 bonus miles, hope they will arrive.

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