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Win A 5 Night Marriott Stay, A Marriott Bed – Or Both!

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Shop Marriott launched an on-line enter to win contest yesterday where you could win a 5 night Marriott stay OR a Marriott Foam Bed with Bedding, but in a twist – Marriott Rewards members win BOTH. Grand Prize: Marriott Foam Bed and Bedding Set OR 5 Night Marriott Stay – or both First Prize: Marriott…

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Hotel To Have Androids Greet Guests And Robots As Maids

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As reported by, a Japanese hotel in a theme park near Nagasaki in southern Japan will open a smart hotel that utilizes androids that greet guests and robots that serve and clean! The hotel is called “Henn-na Hotel, meaning “Strange Hotel” in English.” They will replace room keys with facial recognition and auction rooms to…

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Which 12 Hyatt Hotels Will Be Rebranded As Hyatt Centric?

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Yesterday Hyatt announced that it would be launching a new brand of lifestyle hotels in the summer of 2015 called Hyatt Centric. It’s already jokingly being called an Andaz Jr., but it seems like a more hip version of a Hyatt Place hotel.  Since the roll out is in just a few months, speculation is…

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Do You Have The App To Choose Your Own Room At Hilton Yet?

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As we posted several months ago, Check-In and Choose Your Own Room with Hilton from your Smartphone you can use the Hilton HHonors app to check-in remotely & choose your room‏. You can also pre-order your room amenities from the app. Pretty cool features! Do You Have The App To Choose Your Own Room At Hilton Yet?…

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Hyatt To Launch New Brand Hyatt Centric Coming Soon!

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Hyatt made an announcement yesterday and “introduced Hyatt Centric, a new, full service lifestyle brand designed for business and leisure travelers.” Here is some initial information that they released about Hyatt Centric that will be coming to a city near you in Summer 2015. Hyatt To Launch New Brand Hyatt Centric Coming Soon! As reported…

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How To Transfer Miles Into Marriott Points


A PMM reader, Mark asked is there any way to transfer miles into Marriott points. There is and in fact, United and Marriott have a unique partnership that allows you to convert miles to points, points to miles and receive complimentary status in Marriott with Gold or higher status on United. How To Transfer Miles…

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Travelocity 2 Day Sale! $100 Off $350 Hotel Stay Of 3 Nights

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Travelocity is having a 2- day sale where you can score $100 off Participating Hotels (Min. Spend $350.) Or you can get $170 off Flight + Hotel (Min. Spend $1,700 and 4 nights or longer.) But, hurry the sale is only good through 1/28/15. Travelocity 2 Day Sale! $100 Off $350 Hotel Stay Of 3 Nights  …

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Club Carlson Premier Rewards Visa Signature Card Benefits

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It’s the beginning of 2015, which means now is the best time to get look at your credit card strategy and maximize earning points and miles as well as status with credit cards. In this credit card review series, we’ll take a look at some of the credit cards in the travel space and share with…

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Awesome Club Carlson Triple Dip: 60,000+ For 3 Night Stay

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Yesterday I shared how you could double dip using Club Carlson’s promotion to earn 40,000 points or more 3 night stay. But it turns out, you can actually earn a bunch more, more than 60,000 Club Carlson points per eligible 3 night stay from the promotions alone. Plus, you can earn 10x points per dollar…

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Double Dip: Club Carlson 10k + 30K For 3 Night Stays

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Here is a great way to potentially double dip on Club Carlson promotions to earn as much as 40,000 Club Carlson points for a 3 night stay. This double dip trick combines using the MegaPoints promotion specific to Radisson hotels in combination with the Extend Your Stay promotion. Double Dip: Club Carlson 10k + 30K…

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Bonus 500 Airline Miles From Rocketmiles With Quiz

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Here’s a quick way to earn a bonus 500 airline miles on hotel bookings. Simply take a quick quiz from Rocketmiles and earn a 500 mile bonus on top of the miles you already earn with Rocketmiles bookings. Plus, if you are a new user, you can earn a 1,000 bonus just for signing up…

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New Marriott Amenity Coming Soon?

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As reported by Bloomberg, Marriott is looking at expanding their product offerings in hopes of generating added revenue as well as a better experience for hotel guests. They are looking to possibly include Netflix as an option for guest rooms, in all their hotels. “Marriott International Inc. (MAR) is letting guests at eight of its properties access…

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Marriott MegaMiles Promotion = Up To 50K AAdvantage Miles!

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Register here for Marriott Rewards MegaMiles promotion where you can get up to 50,000 AAdvantage miles. You will earn 2,500 bonus miles with every second paid stay, starting with your second stay—up to a total of 50,000 bonus miles, between February 1, 2015 and April 30, 2015, at participating Marriott properties. Marriott MegaMiles Promotion = Up To…

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Hotel Promotion Roundup Winter 2015

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Now that the major hotels have all released their 2015 hotel promotions we thought it would be good to put them all in one place so you can evaluate which hotel promotion works best for your travel schedule. The roundup includes double points, large & mega bonuses for meeting certain night thresholds, Marriott MegaBonus Promotion…

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Best Hyatt Breakfast In New York – Andaz Lemon Poppy Seed Pancakes


I’ll be the first to admit it’s hard to make up your mind which Hyatt is the best. There are so many good Hyatt properties and so many that do breakfast well in their own way. For example, the formal Breakfast At The Palacio Duhau Park Hyatt Buenos Aires is almost an event. There is no more…

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Andaz 5th Avenue Loft Suite Review


On a recent return trip to the Andaz 5th Avenue, I had the opportunity to experience a suite I haven’t stayed in before. In the past, the Splash Suite At The Hyatt Andaz 5th Avenue In New York City and the Andaz Suite At The Hyatt Andaz 5th Ave New York have provided more than enough space. So I…

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Club Carlson 30,000 Bonus Gold Points Promotion

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Club Carlson is having a promotion when you earn 30,000 bonus Gold Points® for each Eligible Stay of 3+ nights. Or you’ll earn 15,000 bonus Gold Points for each 2-night Eligible Stay. Club Carlson 30,000 Bonus Gold Points Promotion Kick off 2015 with up to 30,000 bonus Gold Points per Eligible Stay! Now through March 29, 2015, register…

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Get Free Marriott Elite Qualifying Night With This Simple Trick

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Marriott requires Elite Qualifying nights in order to achieve status each year. To earn Marriott Silver, Gold and Platinum Elite levels they require you to book and stay at Marriott properties for 10, 50 and 75 nights respectively. But with this one simple trick, you can earn your first Marriott night (or anywhere in between) for free.…

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