Best Western Rewards has a limited time offer for 315 hotels in the southeast states of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee to earn 2,000 bonus points per night, up to four nights for 8,000 bonus points for hotel stays between August 24 and September 26, 2010.
The lowest category Best Western hotels cost 8,000 points for a free night. Properties increase in points for seven higher levels from 12,000 to 36,000 points for a free night.
6,000 points is sufficient for a $25 Best Western hotel credit. A $25 gas credit card is 6,500 points. A free night is likely the highest value exchange for points.
Best Western Rewards points are normally earned at the rate of 10 points per $1. This bonus is an equivalent number of points normally earned for a $200 hotel stay.
Best Western on the Beach, Gulf Shores, Alabama (free night = 24,000 points)
- Sep 8-10, 2010 (Wed-Fri) $108 per night for oceanfront room.
- $216 x 10 points/$1 = 2,160 points
- 2,000 points/night x 2 nights bonus = 4,000 points
- 6,160 total points for this two-night stay at the beach.
Loyalty traveler promotion rating = 3 keys of 5. Good rebate on hotel spend.