Intercontinental Willard

Amex Offers: Save $60 On A $300+ InterContinental Stay

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee on…

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Filed Under: American Express, IHG Rewards
Kimpton Weho

Amex Offers: Save $40 On A $200+ Kimpton Stay

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee on…

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Filed Under: American Express, IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Shanghai Watermark

Transfer Chase Points To IHG With 60% Bonus

Chase Ultimate Rewards has just launched a transfer bonus, which is only the second-ever transfer bonus ever offered by the program (the first bonus was to British Airways Executive Club back in mid-2019). Seeing another transfer bonus from Chase is…

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Filed Under: Chase, IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Willard

IHG Rewards Club Selling Points With 100% Bonus (Extended)

In early July, IHG rolled out its latest promotion on purchased points. While many people (understandably) may not be looking to speculatively buy points right now, it's at least worth being aware of this if you could benefit for an upcoming stay. While…

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Filed Under: Great Deals, IHG Rewards
Hotel Indigo Edinburgh

IHG New Member Bonus: Free Night After Two Stays

Earlier I wrote about how InterContinental is offering a free night when you enroll in the ($200 per year) Ambassador program and complete two stays. Well, IHG Rewards Club is offering a pretty awesome promotion for new members as well, which is worth…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards
Hotel Indigo

IHG Will Require Guests To Wear Face Coverings

Following similar announcements from both Marriott and Hyatt, IHG will become the next hotel group to require customers to wear face coverings in indoor public spaces. As of July 27, 2020, IHG will require guests at all US and Canadian properties to…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Johannesburg Airport – 14

IHG Promo: Earn Up To 4x Points On Stays

In June IHG Rewards Club rolled out its latest major promotion for summer travel, though at the time it was only valid for US-based members. This promotion has been improved, as it's now valid for members worldwide. This promotion is similar to the one…

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Filed Under: Great Deals, Hotel Deals
Kimpton Watermark

7 Reasons To Get The IHG Premier Card

In January we saw Chase and IHG introduce an incredible limited time sign-up bonus on the IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card (review), which in my opinion is a card that's worth having long-term for the great perks it offers. This really is a phenomenal…

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Filed Under: Chase, IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Watermark

IHG Premier Card Best-Ever 140K Bonus Still Available

The IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card (review) is a fantastic hotel credit card that just about everyone should have. For several months now, the card has been offering a best-ever bonus, and this is a reminder that it's still available. For those…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
Kimpton Taipei

Amazing Deal: IHG Dynamic Award Pricing

This might be a good time to redeem IHG Rewards Club points, as the program has some exceptional deals available thanks to dynamic award pricing. In early 2019, IHG Rewards Club revealed that they planned on rolling out variable award pricing. As the…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Moorea

InterContinental Moorea Closes Permanently

COVID-19 has had a terrible impact on the hotel industry, and there’s no doubt that a lot of hotels will be forced to close permanently because of this. We've already seen several hotels close permanently, and now we can add yet another hotel to the…

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Filed Under: Hotels, IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Phu Quoc Watarmark

How The Benefits On The IHG Premier Card Work

In 2018 Chase introduced the IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card (review), which is the premium co-brand IHG credit card being issued by Chase. At the moment the card is even offering a fantastic sign-up bonus, so there has never been a better time…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
Intercontinental Johannesburg Airport – 14

IHG Rewards Club Extending Elite Status

IHG Rewards Club has just become the latest program to announce plans to extend elite status, and more, following in the footsteps of Hilton Honors, World of Hyatt, and Marriott Bonvoy. Let’s take a look at the details. IHG Rewards Club will automatically…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Ljubljana Watermark

IHG Extending Free Night Certificates

Over the past few days we've seen hotel groups start to extend status by a year, as both Hilton Honors and World of Hyatt have announced such initiatives. So far IHG Rewards Club has only reduced status requirements, though I'd guess more is coming.…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards
Intercontinental Johannesburg Airport – 15

IHG Rewards Club Lowers 2020 Elite Requirements

While airline and hotel elite status is hardly the most important topic at this point, I have to give IHG Rewards Club status for what they just announced... As I wrote about last week, I strongly believe that most major airline and hotel loyalty programs…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards
Park Hyatt Sydney Watermark

Should You Get The Hyatt Or IHG Credit Card?

There's lots of value to having hotel credit cards, including elite status and in some cases free night certificates. Two of my favorite hotel credit cards are The World of Hyatt Credit Card (review) and the IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card (review).…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Card Comparisons
Le Meridien Dhaka Watermark

Top Hotel Credit Cards Offering Elite Status (2020)

I've written about the best hotel credit cards offering free nights, either as an annual benefit, or as a reward for reaching certain spending thresholds. In many cases these anniversary free night certificates can more than justify the annual fees on…

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Filed Under: American Express, Chase
Park Hyatt Kyoto

My Hotel Status Strategy For 2020

I've been thinking lately about my hotel loyalty strategy for 2020. I think the reason this has been on my radar is because my Marriott Ambassador status expires as of the end of this month, and I'll be dropping down to Titanium. How will that impact…

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Filed Under: Hilton, Hotels
Crowne Plaza Changi Watermark

How To Redeem IHG Card Free Night Certificate

The IHG® Rewards Club Premier Credit Card is a great hotel credit card that offers a variety of valuable benefits. There has never been a better time to get the card either, given that it currently has its best ever welcome bonus. The single benefit…

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Filed Under: Chase, Credit Cards
Hotel Indigo Tel Aviv

Has IHG Ended Popular PointBreaks Promotion?

Could IHG finally be cutting one of the most popular ongoing hotel promotions out there? It would appear so... Since 2008, IHG Rewards Club has more or less consistently been offering their PointBreaks promotion, on a quarterly basis at a minimum. With…

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Filed Under: IHG Rewards