Hotel points to Airline Miles Exchange

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Jul052014

Guide to Hyatt Gold Passport Airline Partners

Hyatt Gold Passport has 28 airline partners for earning miles with Hyatt brand hotel stays or for Hyatt points-to-miles exchange. Earning Miles instead of Hyatt Gold Passport points Hyatt Gold Passport members can choose to earn miles instead of Hyatt Gold Passport points by presenting your frequent flyer number to the hotel front desk at…

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Feb032014

Gone with the Wyndham Rewards: points-to-miles rate cut by half Jan 31, 2014

This post looks at how different hotel loyalty programs stack up for points-to-miles exchange rates now that Wyndham Rewards devalued its program. Wyndham Rewards for many years offered the best points-to-miles transfer rate with 1000 Wyndham points exchanging into 400 miles, currently with 19 airline partners including all the major US-based carriers like United, Delta,…

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Feb102012

Hotel Points conversion into Southwest Rapid Rewards points favors Marriott, Choice and Hyatt

Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards was restructured last year from a program where 16 credits was a free ticket to a system where 6,000 points = $100 for the “Wanna Get Away” lowest fare types. Choice Privileges and Wyndham Rewards have a competitive edge fitting their hotel market segments as the fastest earning hotel programs for Southwest Airlines…

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Feb092012

Why change hotel points into miles?

Personally I find hotel points more valuable than airline miles earned in points-to-miles transfers. I rarely exchange hotel points into miles. Situations where I would consider exchanging hotel points into frequent flyer miles include: 1. To earn a hotel or airline loyalty program promotion bonus requiring partner activity. I have picked up thousands of airline…

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May032011

Marriott Rewards airline partner JetBlue offers little value

Marriott Rewards adds JetBlue as its 31st airline partner. Now you can earn TrueBlue loyalty points on Marriott brand hotel stays or exchange Marriott Rewards points to TrueBlue points, but this partnership is of little value based on the earn and burn rates established between the programs. Marriott Rewards points have far more value for hotels…

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