May302016

Choice Privileges Buy Points 50% bonus ends June 1

Choice Privileges has a good value opportunity to buy up to 75,000 Choice Privileges points. Through June 1, 2016 receive 50% bonus points when you buy 5,000 or more points at regular purchase price of $11 per 1,000 points. The discount rate is $7.33 per 1,000 points. This is slightly lower than Points Plus Cash purchase rate $7.50 per 1,000 points. Bottom line is this can be a good deal for many hotels.

Sample purchase prices at $7.33 per 1,000 points. Normal rate is $11/1,000 points.

  • Buy 7,500 points = $55 (minimum buy with bonus points)
  • Buy 30,000 points = $220
  • Buy 75,000 points = $550 (maximum buy with bonus points)

Choice Privileges buy points May 30

Choice Privileges Points Plus Cash reward nights

Choice Privileges Points Plus Cash reward nights require only 6,000 Choice Privileges points + $7.50/1,000 points for the remaining nightly points needed. For example, a hotel at 16,000 points per night for standard reward nights is 6,000 points + $75 on Points Plus Cash reward night.

This points purchase sale is a chance to buy 30,000 points for $220. You can use 30,000 Choice Privileges points to book 5 Choice Privileges Points Plus Cash reward nights at 6,000 points per night.

Here is an example of one of the exceptional values of Choice Privileges points with Choice Privileges Points Plus Cash reward nights.

Yasuragi, an Ascend Collection Hotel, Saltsjo-Boo, Sweden

Monday June 20 – Wednesday June 22

  • 20,000 points standard reward night.
  • 6,000 Points + $105 per night for Choice Privileges Points + Cash reward nights.

Yasuragi Choice CPP 6000   $105

Yasuragi, an Ascend Collection Hotel, Saltsjo-Boo, Sweden

Monday June 20 – Wednesday June 22

$449 USD (3,753 SEK) per night.

Yasuragi Choice Rates June 20-22

*Transactions must be completed between 12:00 AM ET May 23 and 11:59 PM ET June 1, 2016 to be eligible for bonus points. Points will be posted to your Choice Privileges account within 24 hours after your transaction is complete. Bonus Points don’t count towards the annual limit. Purchased points do not count toward Elite Status or Lifetime Elite Gold Status. Transactions are final and nonrefundable. Offer may not be valid for all members. All other terms and conditions of the Choice Privileges Rewards Program apply.

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Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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