IHG Is Losing 103 Hotels: Here’s a List

Service Properties Trust (NASDAQ:SVC)  announced today that it will transfer 103 properties from the IHG brand to the Sonesta brand following a default on payments. As stated in the SVC Press Release: SVC’s management agreements with...

New Marriott, Intercontinental, Kimpton and Staples Amex Offers (Plus Staples Stack)

Earlier today I posted about some great new 10X points offers on Amex Marriott Bonvoy credit cards. But there are some other great Amex Offers I also wanted to call your attention to. Marriott Bonvoy: Spend...

Friday Roundup: BA Baby Bus Retires, Use iTunes GCs for Apple Gear, Marriott Amex...

It's Friday! Here's what you need to know today: British Airways Retires its All Business Class "Baby Bus" The iconic flight, operated by an Airbus 318, flew from New York's JFK to London's City Airport (LCY).  On...

Hilton And IHG Add Mask Policies

Like clockwork. When one airline does something bold, the rest follow. When one hotel chain does something bold, the rest follow. Marriott and Hyatt Were First with Mask Policies The other day, Marriott announced that masks...
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IHG Ambassador Free Nights Work at Kimpton – and on Weekdays

For IHG Rewards fans not familiar with the IHG Ambassador program, it's a loyalty program that sort of sits on top of the regular IHG Rewards program. IHG Ambassador Status Unlike the standard program, where you...
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Monday’s Roundup: Earn Alaska EQMs With Credit Card Spend, IHG 4th Night Free Benefit...

These three news items today struck me as the most important bits of the day: Alaska Airlines Status Miles via Credit Card Spend Alaska Airlines is jumping on the train of trying to encourage more credit...

News Summary: IHG Status Extended, Global Entry Extensions (Except NY!), New AA Shutdowns

IHG Extends Status and Free Night Certificates All members’ program status will be automatically extended through January 2022, allowing members to enjoy all the benefits of the status they earned during 2019. For...

14% back at IHG / 8% on Expedia Hotels (Cash or Amex Points)

Ebates by Rakuten is running a Valentine's Day promo. There are many 14% stores today, meaning you can get either 14% cash back or 14X Amex Membership Rewards points on your purchases. If you don't...

IHG Winter/Spring Promo: Up to 4X Points

From February 15th to May 15th, IHG is offering a tier promotion with the top tier offering 4X points on stays You can register now for the promotion, and you should because even if you...
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News: 35k Business to Europe, IHG Ends Pointsbreaks, Wyndham Adjusts Categories

Here are the 3 most notable items (to me) from around the miles and points-osphere today 1) Book JFK-LIS for 35,000 miles one way in Business Class on TAP (lie-flat seat) Nick at Frequent Miler uncovered either...