The Most Incredible Suites Bookable With World of Hyatt Points
The World of Hyatt program is an incredible example of hotel loyalty done right. Hyatt charges far fewer points for a free night than the competition—including to book the best rooms at top-tier properties. My favorite Hyatt redemptions are for ‘Premium Suites’, which members can book for double the standard award rate. Here are our picks for the best Hyatt Suites across the globe.
Mother’s Day Surprise: Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa
Do you see warm sandy beaches, lush tropical vegetation, delightful pools, and a beautiful resort in your future? If so, the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa might be a perfect choice! In this post, we’ve got a case study on how to use points and miles, credit card perks, and elite status to book an amazing getaway at a huge discount.
Earning and Burning Aeroplan Points Through the New Gulf Air Partnership
Air Canada Aeroplan announced that Bahrain flag carrier Gulf Air is now a partner. You can now earn and redeem your Aeroplan points on Gulf Air flights. Points earning rates are based on the distance flown and fare class. Redemptions between Bahrain and Paris or London cost 25,000 points in economy or just 45,000 points in business class!
30+ More Destination by Hyatt Residences Now Bookable With Points (Plus a New Award Room Type)
In addition to booking hotels and resorts, Hyatt’s “Destination by Hyatt” brand also includes vacation rentals. Until now, only a couple of these residences were bookable with points. Now, you can redeem your World of Hyatt points for free nights 32 more of these unique properties. But, along with this addition, Hyatt is rolling out a new room award type: the Premium Room.
British Airways Devalues Award Redemptions on Japan Airlines and Cathay Pacific
Yet again, British Airways devalued its Avios frequent flyer program. For the second time in just over 4 months, British Airways has increased the number of Avios travelers will need for select partner award redemptions. Here is just how many more Avios you’ll need for flights on Japan Airlines and Cathay Pacific.
Last Opportunity to Save Up To 7,500 Miles Using American Airlines Reduced Mileage Awards
American Airlines just released its latest (and last) list of Reduced Mileage Awards discounted destinations. Eligible Citi and Barclays American Airlines cardholders can get up to 7,500 miles off a round trip ticket by taking advantage of this great offer. Eligible destinations vary on the month, so be sure to check before booking an American flight within the U.S. and Canada.
You Can Now Redeem World of Hyatt Points at 32 More Small Luxury Hotels (SLH) Properties
Hyatt’s partnership with Small Luxury Hotels (SLH) has given World of Hyatt members hundreds more options to use their points. World of Hyatt members can also earn points at participating SLH properties. Now, through the latest Bonus Journeys promo, members can earn triple points when staying at participating SLH properties. Here’s what you need to know about this partnership.
How Does The Hilton Weekend Night Reward Work?
Hilton has several co-branded credit cards that award a free weekend-night certificate to cardholders. These certificates can offer incredible value with a little bit of planning and research. Certificates are not capped by a point amount or category (like many other free nights), and they can be used at all but a short list of excluded properties.
The Best IHG Redemptions for Luxury Stays
When thinking of luxurious hotels, IHG probably isn’t the first brand to come to mind. But IHG shouldn’t be ignored when planning your dream trip as it has its share of amazing properties around the world. Here are some of the best redemptions we found by looking at AwardWallet members’ recent redemptions.
You Can Now Book JetBlue Mint with Emirates Skywards Miles
JetBlue and Emirates have been long-time partners, but you couldn’t book JetBlue Mint using Emirates Skywards. Until now. Now, you can transfer Amex, Chase, Citi, Cap One, or Marriott points to Emirates to book JetBlue’s premium cabin using Skywards miles. Here’s are the redemption rates and everything travelers need to know about this exciting new redemption option.