Thanksgiving week is a big travel week for U.S. families. You can combine low room rates in many places during the holiday week with good value points earning opportunities to soften the blow of family travel expenses.
Best Western Rewards
Hotel Brands: Best Western, Best Western Plus, Best Western Premier
October 7 – November 22, 2015 Earn 5,000 bonus points for a stay booked and completed using Best Western Mobile app. One time bonus per member. Additional stays during promotion period booked and completed with mobile app earn 1,000 bonus points per stay.
Loyalty Traveler – Best Western 5,000 points for Mobile App booking and stay Oct 7 – Nov 22
September 2 – November 22, 2015 Earn $25 Best Western Travel Card after two stays.
Mobile app 5,000 bonus points offer can be can be combined with $25 gift card offer for a decent rebate on one or two hotel stays.
Book By November 10: Radisson Americas 30% off stays Nov 20 to Jan 30, 2016. Many of these USA hotels offer Thanksgiving week discount.
Park Inn Americas 15,000 bonus points for one stay from September 30 to December 31, 2015. There are 16 participating hotels.
Loyalty Traveler – Club Carlson 15K for one stay or Oh! Lord, Park Inn Fresno Again.
There are not many Park Inn hotels in the USA, but this is a great offer if one of the Park Inn properties is near you.
Hilton HHonors Promotions
Hilton HHonors Triple Your Trip Sep 1-Dec 31 is satisfactory value, plus new member 2,000 bonus points – earn double points (20 points/$1) Monday to Thursday nights and triple points (30 points/$1) Friday to Sunday nights. All hotels worldwide participating.
IHG Rewards Club Promotions
IHG PointBreaks reward nights are 5,000 points at participating hotels.
IHG Rewards Club Accelerate Sep 1–Dec 31 targeted offers and two free nights offer for new IHG Rewards Club members.
Loyalty Traveler – IHG Rewards Club Accelerate Sep 1–Dec 31 targeted offers (August 24, 2015)
Loyalty Traveler – Earn 2 free nights after 4 stays by Dec 31, 2015 as new IHG Rewards Club member (Oct 12, 2015)
Marriott Rewards Promotions
Marriott Rewards MegaBonus Sep 15 to Jan 15, 2016 – targeted offers specific to member.
There appear to be four primary offers. I received the double points offer.
1. 2,000 bonus points on every paid stay, starting with your second stay, up to 20,000 bonus points.
2. 15,000 bonus points after 15 paid nights + 2,000 bonus points after each additional night, up to 35,000 bonus points.
3. 25,000 bonus points after 20 paid nights + 2,000 bonus points after each additional night, up to 45,000 bonus points.
4. Earn double points on every paid stay, starting with your second stay, up to 20,000 bonus points.
Starwood Preferred Guest
SPG Stay for More 2x Starpoints + 500 for extended stay October 1 – December 20, 2015. Promotion registration required by December 6. Earn double points (4 points/$1) on two night stays and an additional 500 points for stays of 3 or more nights. There are a large number of hotels opting out of this global promotion, around 10% of Starwood Hotels.
Loyalty Traveler November 2015 Hotel Promotions Guide