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Choice Privileges Promo: Free Night After Two Stays

Choice Privileges has just revealed the details of its new promotion for fall stays, which is very similar to the promotion it offered for summer stays. Choice Privileges is offering up to 8,000 points after every two stays between September 21 and November…

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Choice Privileges Blocking Award Nights? (Fixed)

This is an update to the below post from a couple of days ago to note that this issue has been fixed. All Choice Privileges properties appear to once again be bookable as normal. Earlier I wrote about how Daily Getaways is selling discounted Choice Privileges…

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Today Only: Buy Choice Privileges Points For ~0.49 Cents Each

We're in the second week of Daily Getaways, which is an opportunity to purchase discounted hotel points and travel packages. Daily Getaways go live at 1PM ET every weekday, and the more popular packages sell out very quickly, so you'll want to be fast,…

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Earn 10% Cash Back With Choice & IHG Hotels

Shopping portals can be a great way to earn cash back for purchases you’d make anyway. While shopping portals offer bonuses for all kinds of retailers, sometimes they even offer bonuses for airlines and hotels. Yesterday I wrote about how Ebates is offering…

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Choice Privileges Now Lets You Book Awards 100 Days In Advance

While not personally one of my favorite loyalty programs, Choice Privileges is a niche program that does have some sweet spots. They often have lucrative promotions for stays, and also often sell points at a discount. Travis has explained why he thinks…

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Choice Hotels Elite Welcome Amenity Now Available At All Properties

A couple months ago Choice Hotels announced they would begin offering elite members a welcome amenity upon check-in. They weren't exactly clear on what that would be, though they did say there would be an option to receive bonus points instead of the…

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Choice Hotels Is Adding An Elite Benefit That Hyatt Took Away

It used to be that Hyatt Diamond members received a welcome amenity upon check-in at all of their properties. If you were staying within the US, you could choose from a food & beverage amenity or bonus points, whereas for international properties you…

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Review: Comfort Inn Gander

Our flight arrived in Gander at 1:30AM, and since we had to take a ferry to Fogo Island, this required spending a night in Gander. Gander is more of a highway town than anything, so it doesn't have much in the way of lodging. There seem to be a few hotels,…

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Review: Clarion Collection Hotel Bastion Oslo

We spent part of our stay in Oslo at the Hotel Folketeateret, but decided we might as well give another Clarion Collection property a try. That's not to say there was anything wrong with the Hotel Folketeateret per se, as it's truly a wonderful property…

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Review: Clarion Collection Hotel Folketeateret Oslo

We had a bit of trouble deciding where to stay in Oslo. The two most useful loyalty programs in this part of the world are probably Choice Hotels and Club Carlson, both of which have a slew of properties in Oslo. So many, in fact, that it can be hard…

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