Transfers Between Accor and Club Eurostar Now Liveby Sam Helmy
Le Club Accor has announced that you can now transfer points between Club Eurostar and Le Club Accor. Since most Accor properties are in Europe, this potentially is good news for European travelers wanting a little more flexibility in their points.
Accor and Fairmont Programs to Merge in 2018by Sam Helmy
Fairmont President’s Club and Le Club Accor Hotels have confirmed that their loyalty programs will be rolled into one on July 2, 2018. As you can see it with the current SPG Marriott merger, when handled well, program mergers can produce some new opportunities, but can also have some downsides.
Do Le Club AccorHotels Points Expire?by Sam Helmy
Officially, yes, if you have no eligible stays in Accor properties over a 12-month period, your points will expire. However, based on the evidence we have seen, any points earning activity will extend the life of your points by 12 months from the date of that activity.
Hotel Free Night Award Change and Cancellation Policiesby Jess Farley
We’ve rounded up free night award change and cancellation policies for the major hotel programs, and thrown in an example to show when you need to cancel to receive a full refund of your points. Make sure you know the policies of your favorite programs so you don’t get caught at the last minute and lose your points.
Book Fairmont, Raffles, and Swissotel on AccorHotel’s Websiteby Jess Farley
AccorHotels shareholders officially approved the purchase of Fairmont Raffles Hotels International (FRHI) at a general meeting on July 12, 2016, and the three hotels can now be booked directly through the Accor website. Similar to Marriott’s purchase of Starwood, the…