Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives for September 2010.

Sep162010

SPG Platinum Members Extra Bonus Point in Q4

Starwood Preferred Guest Platinum elites who have requalified for 2011 Platinum status will receive one extra bonus point per dollar in spend from October 1 through December 31, 2010.  Promotion registration is required by December 30, 2010. Stays prior to registration will not earn the extra Starpoint. Four Starpoints promotion terms and conditions. The extra…

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Sep152010

Westin Travel and Be Well 48,000 points Sweepstakes

Westin is promoting the healthy benefits of taking a vacation from work with its “Travel and Be Well” Sweepstakes. 200 prizes of 48,000 points will be awarded to SPG members who pledge to take a vacation before the end of the year. Entries will be accepted between September 15 and October 15, 2010. Restricted to…

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Sep142010

Hotels.com Hotel Price Index 2010-Q2 findings

“Consumers should remember that hotel affordability across the world has not been this good since 2004.” – David Roche, President Hotels.com  Hotels.com Hotel Price Index is a good report for the frequent guest to gauge global hotel prices and price changes over the past year. There are many tables and graphs for the reader accompanied…

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Sep132010

Marriott Rewards Gold/Platinum elites free internet globally in 2011

Marriott Concierge announced on FlyerTalk today that beginning January 2011 all Marriott Rewards Gold and Platinum members will receive free internet worldwide. Gold and Platinum elites have received free internet in the Americas region at JW Marriott, Marriott, Renaissance and Autograph Collection hotels since May 7, 2010 . Internet access is already complimentary for all…

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Sep132010

Hilton HHonors Comprehensive Reward Charts

The HHonors website fails to provide easy to find links to the HHonors reward charts. Here are the various HHonors reward charts with website links. Hilton HHonors made major changes to its standard and VIP reward charts with the January 15, 2010 hotel category changes when about 83% of the 3,500 or so hotels in HHonors…

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Sep122010

Accor A|Club Celebrates More Controlled 2nd Birthday

Last September 2009 A|Club celebrated its first birthday as a hotel loyalty club program. There was a big party with free gifts. Party crashers from around the world ravaged Accor A|Club’s first birthday celebration last year by coming to the party and walking away with a 40€/$60USD A|Club gift without bothering to stick around Accor…

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