Hilton HHonors Friends & Family Sale – Up to 50% off

Hilton HHonors is currently holding their Friends & Family Sale. Save up to 50% off the Best Available Rate at participating hotels and resorts throughout the Hilton Worldwide portfolio. You’ll also still earn Hilton HHonors Points. Book by January 7, 2013 for stays through the same date, excluding December 31, 2012.

Save 50% at these participating hotels and resorts:
-Waldorf Astoria, Conrad, Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites, and Hilton Grand Vacations

Save 30% at these participating hotels and resorts:
– Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton, Homewood Suites, and Home2 Suites

Radisson Hotels “Stay One, Get One” Promotion – Last Day to Book

Tomorrow, October 31st, is the last day to take advantange of the Radisson “Stay One, Get One” promotion. Register for the promotion and book a qualified stay for  a single night at a US, Canada, or Carribbean Radisson or Radisson Blu Hotel and get a FREE night. Qualified stay must be before December 31, 2012. Free night can be used through December 31, 2013.

Note that you need to be a Club Carlson member to register. If you are not already one, sign up here.

Starwood Fall 2012 Promotion

If you haven’t already, register for Starwood’s Fall Promotion (through December 20th). The last day to regsiter is November 30th and all stays prior to register will count! Here are the promotion terms:

  • Double Starpoints on stays that are 1 or 2 nights
  • Triple Starpoints on stays that are 3+ nights
  • 250 bonus Starpoints on stays booked online through spg.com
  • 250 bonus Starpoints for checking in on foursquare
  • 500 bonus Starpoints on stays booked through the SPG iPhone app

Be sure to look over the list of non-participating properties before you book. Note that double or triples points apply to base points earned only.

Hilton HHonors 500 Bonus Points – October 2012

Hilton HHonors is at it again: get an easy bonus 500points just by watching a video. All you have to do is “like” Hampton on Facebook and watch the “Winning Team” video. Complete the entry form and submit. Once your membership is confirmed, the bonus points will be credited to your HHonors account (allow 6-8 weeks). Offer expires October 12th.

Priority Club 40% Bonus on Purchased Points

Through mid-October, Priority Club is giving it’s members a 40% bonus on purchased points. This is a great opportunity to top up your account for your preferred award. Allow 24-48 hours for points to be posted to your account. Here are the terms of the offer:

  • 40% bonus points
  • Cap at 50,000 purchased bonus points per calendar year (and 50,000 gifted bonus points)
  • Miles cost (per 1,000 points):
    • $13.50 for 1,000-10,000 points (0.013¢ per point)
    • $12.50 for 11,000-25,000 points (0.0125¢ per point)
    • $11.50 for 26,000-50,000 points (0.0115¢ per point)
  • Expires October 15th

Hilton HHonors 500 Bonus Points – September 2012

Want an easy 500 Hilton HHonors Bonus Points? All you have to do is “like” Hampton on Facebook and watch the “Winning Team” video. Complete the entry form and submit. Once your membership is confirmed, the bonus points will be credited to your HHonors account (allow 6-8 weeks). Offer expires September 25th.

Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card – 50,000 Bonus Points

Enroll yourself for a new Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card from Chase to start earning savings towards future vacations. Each purchase brings you closer to hotel, airline, and other rewards. In addition to having a complimentary 5th night, other cardholder benefits include:

  • 50,000 bonus points after your first purchase*
  • 1 free night stay at Category 1-4 hotels*
  • Annual fee of $85 waived the 1st year
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Anniversary bonus of 1 FREE night annually at Category 1-5 hotels

The points breakdown is as follows:

  • 5 points per $1 spend at over 3,500 Marriott locations
  • 2 points per $1 spend on direct airline purchases, car rental agencies, and restaurants
  • 1 point per $1 spend elsewhere
  • NO limit on the amount of points earned

*Bonus points qualifying purchases do not include balance transfers, cash advances, or checks. Allow 6-8 weeks for points to be posted. If account is closed before 6 months time, bonus points will be deducted.*Allow 6-8 weeks for free night e-certificate to be awarded. Must be redeemed within 6 months of issuance.

Offers valid for new Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Cardholders only.

Country Inn & Suites – 25,000 Bonus Points for 2+ Nights

Country Inn & Suites is celebrating their 25th anniversary with a special promotion! Club Carlson members can earn 25,000 bonus points for staying 2+ consecutive nights at any Country Inn & Suites By Carlson hotel worldwide. Here are the details to keep in mind:

  • You must stay 2 or more consecutive nights in the same room
  • The room must be specifically booked as the 25 for 25 Promotion
  • Must check out no later than October 14th, 2012
  • 25,000 Bonus Gold Point award is in addition to the standard Gold Points awarded for a regular stay
  • An individual can earn a maximum of one this particular bonus only
  • Allow 6-8 weeks for Gold Points to appear on account


Club Carlson 4,000 Bonus Points & Giveaway Sweepstakes

Register daily at the Club Carlson Global Giveaway for a chance to win 1 of 6 getaways. Getaway includes 5 nights at a Carlson Rezidor hotel, roundtrip business-class airfare for two, and $5000 in spending money. You will also receive 100 points per registration. There are 40 more days to this promotion, giving you a total of 4,000 extra points PER account. This offer barely takes any time, especially for it’s generous payout. All you have to do is click through the weekly vacation cookbook.

Club Carlson is Carlson Rezidor Hotels loyalty program, which includes brands such as Country Inns and Suites, Park Inn, Park Plaza, Radisson, and Radisson Blu. Offer runs through September 24th, 2012.

Amex Starwood Preferred Guest 30,000 Bonus

Sign up for Starwood’s Preferred Guest American Express credit card to get 30,000 points!There is a personal and business version of this card and you can apply for both for a total of 60,000 bonus points. This deal is up 5,000 points from the typical 25,000 bonus points. You get the first 10,000 points after your 1st purchase and the next 20,000 when you spend $5000 in the first 6 months. The annual $65 fee is waived for the first year only.

Other benefits include:

  • 1 SPG point for ever dollar spend on everyday purchases
  • 1 additional SPG point for every dollar spent at participating Starwood properties for a total of 4 per stay with your Starwood Amex card
  • 3rd night free after 2 consecutive nights at participating Sheraton hotels and resorts
  • 5 nights and 2 stay credits towards SPG elite status each year (double if you have both the personal and business card)
  • Gold status when you spend at least $30,000 per year

Hyatt Fall Promotions

Hyatt has announced their fall Hyatt Gold Passport global bonus point promotion. This promotion will run from September 1-November 30, and you must register by October 31. Registration opens August 15th. To register, call 1-800-228-3360 or visit Hyatt.com.

5,000 Hyatt Gold Passport bonus points will be awarded after the first 5 eligible nights & 10,000 more for every 5 nights thereafter. You can earn up to 65,000 bonus points (35 nights) that are redeemable for free nights with no blackout dates, room upgrades, and more. Hyatt Credit Card members will also earn 20% more bonus points. That comes out to 1,000 more after the first 5 nights & 2,000 additional every 5 nights thereafter.

Hilton x Arizona Biltmore Getaway

Through August 31st, enter for a chance to win a spa getaway to Arizona Biltmore with a guest. Register through this link. Limit of one entry per person. Winner & their guest will receive:

  • Transportation – round trip coach tickets not to exceed $1,500
  • Ground Transportation – to the resort not to exceed $120
  • Two-Night Stay – Friday and Saturday night stay not to exceed $775
  • Spa Treatments – a day of spa services at the Resort for up to 2 people, not to exceed $1500
  • Meals – meals at the Resort during the Friday and Saturday night stay, for an amount not to exceed $600
  • Additional Transportation – dinner transportation, not to exceed $400
  • 10,000 Hilton HHonors Bonus Points


Holiday Inn – Stay Two Weekend Nights, Get $75

Stay two consecutive weekend nights at Holiday Inn through September 3rd and get a $75 Vacation pay Prepaid Mastercard! Weekends include Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

To take advange of this deal, you must:

  • Register for the promotion prior to your stay
  • Print out your registration confirmation page
  • Book two consecutive weekend nights at any hotel in the IHG Family of Brands by September 3rd
  • Download & complete the rebate form Mail in the completed rebate form, registration confirmation page, and hotel bill to:
    IHG Dept. 12-82806
    P.O. Box 540027
    El Paso, TX 88554-0027

Allow 6-8 weeks for your prepaid card to arrive.

Participating hotels include: InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental® Alliance Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels and Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Resort®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Staybridge Suites®, Candlewood Suites®.

Hilton HHonors Double or Triple Points

Hilton HHonors is currently running a promotion for double or triple points for its 3rd quarter (July 1st-September 30th). Double points will be offered Monday-Thursday. Triples points will be offered Friday-Sunday. Offer valid at participating hotels only. Unfortunately, many hotels, especially in the US, have opted out of this promotion.

For stays that have days getting both double & triple points, this is how points will be awarded:

  • Total room rate per night will be averaged
    Ex. $500 for 5 nights = $100 per night
  • Nights will be divided into those that receive double points and those that receive triple points
    Ex. 2 double point days & 3 triple point days
  • Double points & triple points will be calculated separately with the average room rate
    Ex. Receive double points on $100 for 2 days + Receive triple points on $100 for 3 days

Priority Club Last Minute Reward Nights

The first full weekend of July is coming up, which means Priority Club is once again offering their Last Minute Reward Nights. Through this Priority Club offer, 88 InterContinental hotels are offered for 50% off points. Hotels range from 5,000 to 20,000 points with a choice between 13 different countries. Offer valid Friday, July 6th-Sunday, July 8th. Check back next month for more details on rewards!

Priority Club members have more ways to redeem their points than any other hotel loyalty program. Not only can you choose when, where, and what you want, but points never expire and there are no blackout dates. Not a Priority Club Member? Membership is FREE and it is easy to register.

Starwood Preferred Guest “Nice Choice”

Register for Starwood Preferred Guest’s “Nice Choice” and you can choose when, what, and how you earn rewards.

You will need your SPG # to register. If you do not have one, you can easily join. Upon registration, you will be asked:

  • Which 3 month period you want to earn rewards for. Currently, the only one available is July 1st- September 30th.
  • Which rewards you would like to earn: Starpoints, Free Nights & Redemption Awards, Merchandise Discounts, or Elite Night Credit
  • How you want to earn your rewards. Options vary depending on the rewards you would like to earn. Be sure to browse through all of your options before committing to one. There is also a list of the most popular choices provided.

It is worth noting that the promotion includes ALL of Starwood’s franchises. Offer expires June 30th, so hurry!