Club Carlson has one of the best value offers for hotel extended stays during September in China and elsewhere in Asia Pacific.
Club Carlson Cool Deal offers a 15% hotel rate discount, plus 40 or 80 points per dollar (2x and 4x base points) for bookings and stays at participating Asia Pacific hotels from July 15 to September 30, 2015.
The bonus points are the real deal here. Stay 2 or 3 nights and earn double points (40 points per $1). Stay 4 or more nights and earn quadruple points (80 points per $1).
- Stay 1 night = 20 base points per $1 (normal earn rate = no bonus).
- Stay 2 or 3 nights = 40 points per $1 (2x base points).
- Stay 4 or more nights = 80 points per $1 (4x base points).
- Points + Cash stays are not eligible for bonus points.
List of Participating Hotels includes 98 hotels with 69 located in India.
Loyalty Traveler Analysis
Cool Deal bonus points is only available at one of four Beijing hotels for Sep 3-7.
Park Plaza Beijing West
4-night stay, Thursday Sep 3 – Monday September 7
$87.24 USD per night + tax = $401.29 USD
$348.95 room rate x 80 points per $1 = 27,916 points.
Club Carlson Visa card member paying hotel stay with card earns an additional 17 points per $1.
Club Carlson Visa card payment of hotel folio earns 10 points per $1 and Gold elite bonus earns 7 points per dollar for Club Carlson 5,932 bonus points.
$402 USD pays for four nights in Park Plaza Beijing West, a highly rated Beijing hotel. Club Carlson Cool Deal bonus earns about 28,000 Club Carlson points for any hotel loyalty member. 28,000 points buys one free night at a Club Carlson category 3 hotel. There are several hundred Club Carlson category 3 hotels around the world, including Park Plaza Beijing West.
Club Carlson Visa card member as a Gold elite will earn an additional 5,932 bonus points. This is nearly 34,000 points earned on a $400 hotel stay. Those points can be redeemed easily for $100 value hotel room and potentially even greater redemption value.
Combine the Cool Deal offer with the Club Carlson 2,000 points per night online booking bonus through September 27, 2015 and you have a great points earning opportunity on extended stays in Asia Pacific hotels.
That is another 8,000 bonus points for a four night hotel stay on top of 80 points per dollar with a Cool Deal promotional rate.