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Feb072018

134 Hotel Brands in Top 10 loyalty programs

Ten major hotel chains with loyalty programs currently number 134 different hotel brands for earning and redeeming points. Over 25% of these brands became part of their respective hotel loyalty program within the past six years. I have followed these loyalty programs for more than a decade and some of the hotel brands listed in…

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Dec212017

Choice Hotels buys WoodSpring Hotels extended stay brand

Choice Hotels acquisition of WoodSpring Hotels for $231m will see a massive expansion of extended stay hotels for Choice Privileges members. The addition of 240 WoodSpring Suites and Value Place hotels in 35 states will more than double the current combined size of MainStay Suites and Suburban Extended Stay with more than 350 extended stay…

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Dec142017

Choice Hotels map Germany, Austria, Switzerland

Choice Hotels has 39 hotels in Germany, 7 in Austria and 2 in Switzerland. My Choice Hotels Google map key does not include reward rates due to seasonal variability. An interesting feature of Choice Privileges is some hotels offer higher category rooms, even suites at some hotels, for standard reward rates. This is similar to…

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Dec102017

Choice Privileges points can be suite

One of the features of Choice Privileges, Best Western Rewards and Wyndham Rewards are some of their hotels offer higher category rooms for standard reward prices. The secret to unlocking added value from points in these loyalty programs is knowing which hotels tend to offer higher category rooms. I have booked hotel suites with points…

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