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Oct112013

Why I paid MilePoint $49.95 today

MilePoint travel forums has a limited time offer for a Premium membership at $49.95 offering a list of travel benefits including: HHonors Gold elite status for the next 16 months or so through early 2015. Hyatt gift cards at 10% discount, up to $5,000 worth of cards. 1,000 United Airlines Mileage Plus miles. These benefits…

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Oct112013

Hilton HHonors More Nights, More Points and $49.95 Gold elite valid to Feb 2015

Hilton HHonors More Nights, More Points Q-4 2013 promotion offers 2x, 3x or 4x points for stays of 2 nights or more from October 10 to January 31, 2014. There are no bonus points for one night stays with this promotion. Double points = 20 points per dollar. Triple points = 30 points per dollar.…

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Oct272012

Differences in my stays as SPG Platinum and Gold elite

With two months left in 2012 I mapped out a plan for my end-of-year travels to recapture SPG Platinum elite. What a cruel twist of fate to be offered the SPG Amex Stars gig in 2012 with 10 free nights in luxury hotels in New York, Miami and San Francisco and find myself without the…

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Aug032010

Best Western Elites Now Receive 250 Bonus Points or Snack for US/Canada stays

Platinum and Diamond elite members of Best Western Rewards now receive a choice of 250 bonus points or complimentary water and snack at properties in US and Canada. This elite amenity choice is not posted on the Best Western Rewards website that I can find, but according to several FlyerTalk members the new benefit has…

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Sep172009

Hyatt Faster Free Nights + Stays Count Double Oct 1- Jan 31

Faster Free Nights returns for October 1 through January 31, 2010. The recurring Hyatt Gold Passport promotion packs even more punch this time around. No specific credit card brand is required and stays will count double for elite qualification. Faster Free Nights allows a Gold Passport member to earn a free night at any Hyatt…

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Aug112009

Special Offer Rate Analysis in HD and the Nines, Portland, Oregon

Special offer rates are the hotel guest’s best rate friend, but also are the traveler’s biggest challenge for quickly finding the lowest rate for your hotel stay. Cornell’s Center for Hospitality Research published a new report on hotel revenue management last week. The report reiterates one of the hotel industry’s primary strategies for getting more…

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Jul032008

Best Rate Guarantee – Starwood and Kimpton Hotels

On Monday this week I came across two hotels with significant rate differences on their hotel websites compared to rates returned through a Travelocity search for downtown San Francisco hotels for July stays. Hotel Triton, a Kimpton Hotel, San Francisco – $189 best available rate on Kimpton site ($161 AAA rate);$99 to $104 on Travelocity…

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