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World of Hyatt Global Promotion 4th Quarter Promotion

World of Hyatt has announced their latest promotion which will be for the later part of this year. World of Hyatt members can earn up to triple points on eligible spend starting with their second qualifying stay from September 15 through December 15 at participating hotels and resorts worldwide. Promotion Details Members can earn up…

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American Express 30% Transfer Bonus to Marriott Bonvoy

American Express is offering a 30% transfer bonus to Marriott Bonvoy now through October 31, 2019. With this bonus, you’ll now receive 1,300 Marriott Bonvoy Points per 1,000 Membership Rewards points. You must be logged into your Membership Rewards account to view this offers. Marriott Bonvoy is one of the newer hotel transfer parters of American…

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Marriott Announces W Toronto Hotel Summer 2020 Opening

Marriott announced their newest W property in Canada, which will open in Summer 2020. The W Toronto will be the 2nd W property in Canada, which complement the existing W Montreal. W Toronto will be located in Toronto’s Yorkville neighborhood and offer 255 guest rooms and suites. Yorkville is no stranger to luxury properties, as…

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Hotel Review: Ritz-Carlton Washington D.C.

The Ritz-Carlton Washington D.C. is located in the West End near Dupont Circle and features 300 guest rooms and suites. It’s a Marriott Bonvoy category 7 property requiring 60,000 points for a free night redemption. As a Marriott Gold Bonvoy member, thanks to my status from my American Express Platinum Card, I was upgraded from a…

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Hotel Review: Ritz Carlton St. Louis Club King

Early this year, there was an Amazing Deal Alert: Ritz Carlton St. Louis $45 Club Rooms, which was bookable through American Express Fine Hotels & Resorts. I was lucky enough to snag one of these rooms and American Express did honor the reservations. Arriving the hotel, we took an Uber from the airport which was…

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IHG Free Night Promo

If you are planning a paid stay or 3 to 5 consecutive nights at participating hotels and resorts in Southeast Asia, Korea and Maldives, you may be able to take advantage of this promotion for a free extra night, here. IHG Free Night Promo An extra night means extra time to indulge in so much more!…

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Destination Hotels Join World of Hyatt Program

Last year, we shared how Hyatt announced they’d be acquiring Two Roads Hospitality, which is composed of Joie de Vivre Hotels, Thompson Hotels, Destination Hotels, tommie and Alila Hotels & Resorts. As part of the acquisition, we shared how Thompson Hotels would be the first join the World of Hyatt loyalty program for stays starting March 28,…

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Hotel Review: Le Centre Sheraton Montreal

The Le Centre Sheraton Montreal is located in the heart of the city center if you’re looking to explore the downtown area. It’s a Marriott Category 5 property meaning it will cost 35,000 points per night if you’re looking to redeem Marriott Bonvoy points. In terms of renovation, Deluxe and Club Level rooms have been renovated,…

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IHG Eliminating Miniatures – Is This The Future For Hotels?

IHG has announced that they will eliminate miniature bottles of bathroom amenities like shampoo and conditioner and move to a bulk-sized amenity. This effort is a move towards reducing plastic waste which is noble. However, I would imagine that there will be some opponents to the idea. What do you think? Is this the future for…

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Transitioning Brands: Sheraton Park City (Previously Marriott)

Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest officially merged last August into the new Marriott Bonvoy program. As a result there are over 30 brands including some very similar ones, which leads to the question on hotel branding. We haven’t really seen many hotels changing brands, however I came across the Sheraton Park City, which was…

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New Grand Hyatt Hotel In Vail, Colorado

Hyatt just announced the new opening of the 285 room Grand Hyatt Vail, which was previously the Hotel Talisa part of Marriotts’ Luxury Collection. The hotel was recently renovated in 2018, so with Hyatt’s takeover it’s unlikely that we’ll see any major changes except for some branding. For those looking to redeem Hyatt points, you won’t find…

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