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SPG Business cardmembers earn up to 10,000 bonus Starpoints [possibly targeted]

SPG Business cardmembers earn up to 10,000 bonus Starpoints [possibly targeted]

What’s the deal for SPG Business cardmembers? Readers with Starwood Preferred Guest® Business Credit Cards are reporting receiving emails with the chance to earn either 5,000 or 10,000 bonus Starpoints with a qualifying spend on your card. You can earn: 5,000 bonus Starpoints when you spend $5,000 on qualifying purchases An additional 5,000 bonus Starpoints […]

Posted on June 28, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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Earn bonus points when you buy Starpoints or IHG Rewards Club or convert hotel points to Avios

Earn bonus points when you buy Starpoints or IHG Rewards Club or convert hotel points to Avios

What’s the deals where you can earn bonus points or miles? Starwood Preferred Guest and IHG Rewards Club loyalty programs are both currently offering a bonus when you buy points, and British Airways Executive Club is giving away 35% bonus Avios when you convert across your hotel reward points. SPG is offering a bonus of 30% […]

Posted on June 20, 2016 by in Best use of British Airways/ Iberia Avios, IHG Rewards Club, Starwood Hotels

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HOT! Starwood hotel deal – Gezi Hotel Bosphorus in Istanbul (Design Hotels) just $101

HOT! Starwood hotel deal – Gezi Hotel Bosphorus in Istanbul (Design Hotels) just $101

What’s the Starwood hotel deal with the Gezi Hotel Bosphorus? If you’re heading to Turkey’s Istanbul this month, you can stay at the stunning SPG Category 4 Gezi Hotel Bosphorus for a fantastic 90 euros (US $101) including taxes for June 25th, and more dates may also be available: This is a saving of around […]

Posted on June 15, 2016 by in Hotel deals with Points, Starwood Hotels

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Buy Starpoints for a 35% discount – That’s the lowest price we’ve ever seen!

Buy Starpoints for a 35% discount – That’s the lowest price we’ve ever seen!

What’s the deal to buy Starpoints for a 35% discount? If you have the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express or the Starwood Preferred Guest® Business Credit Card from American Express, you can currently buy Starpoints for less than 2.3 cents each; we’ve never seen a bigger discount! You need to purchase at least 5,000 (and […]

Posted on May 18, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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Starwood Preferred Guest select members can still earn up to two free night awards

Starwood Preferred Guest select members can still earn up to two free night awards

What’s the deal for Starwood Preferred Guest select members? In recent times, Starwood Preferred Guest launched exclusive offers for existing members as well as ones for new members to its loyalty program. There’s been thirteen different offers for existing members so far. In April of this year, SPG members were targeted with the ‘Select Member Exclusive […]

Posted on May 18, 2016 by in Starwood Hotels

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25,000 bonus Starpoints with the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

25,000 bonus Starpoints with the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

What’s the deal with the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express? This card currently offers 25,000 bonus points when you spend $3,000 on purchases within the first three months and there’s no annual fee to pay for the first year (then $95). Plus there’s more perks to owning this card, including no foreign transaction […]

Posted on May 17, 2016 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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Starwood adds Virgin America as transfer partner – is the 1:1 transfer rate a mistake?

Starwood adds Virgin America as transfer partner – is the 1:1 transfer rate a mistake?

Starwood and Virgin America launched their partnership today. Starwood has a lot of partners already and Virgin America points haven’t been exactly getting a lot of attention. However Starwood surprised us in adding a 1:1 transfer. Almost everyone else allows only 2:1 transfers to Virgin America Elevate. Elevate points have always priced out as about […]

Posted on April 13, 2016 by in Best use of Alaska Mileage Plan miles, Starwood Hotels

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Four Points by Sheraton Bandung Review

Four Points by Sheraton Bandung Review

Bandung has a host of chain and non-chain hotels. It certainly feels the city has more hotels than guests. I eventually decided for the Four Points by Sheraton Bandung which just opened two months before my stay. It’s located in Dago – arguably the best neighborhood in Bandung. There are some sidewalks, lots of trees […]

Posted on April 6, 2016 by in Hotel Reviews, Starwood Hotels

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2016 SPG category changes announced

2016 SPG category changes announced

What’s the scoop with SPG category changes? Starwood Preferred Guest has now announced the annual category changes for this year. From March 1st, 2016, 282 properties are changing category, with 114 decreases and 168 increases. Tell me more about the SPG category changes… The majority of properties are going up in price, with the most dramatic change […]

Posted on February 19, 2016 by in Starwood Hotels

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Up to 11,000 Starwood Starpoints with stays at different brands

Up to 11,000 Starwood Starpoints with stays at different brands

What’s the deal with Starwood Starpoints? Starwood Preferred Guest members can earn up to 11,000 Starpoints with stays at different brands through the end of this year. All eligible stays between now and December 31st, 2016, count towards your bonus earnings with this offer. Stay at 5 different Starwood brands and you’ll earn 500 points Stay at […]

Posted on February 18, 2016 by in Starwood Hotels

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Reminder – Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card 25,000 bonus Starpoints

Reminder – Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card 25,000 bonus Starpoints

What’s the deal with the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card? The American Express Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card offers 25,000 bonus Starpoints when you spend $3,000 in purchases in the first 3 months. 25,000 points can get you a great deal like a free round-trip flight to Brazil with LANPASS or 12 nights in a luxurious hotel in Punta Cana. The […]

Posted on February 11, 2016 by in Starwood Hotels

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SPG Gold Preferred status with just one eligible Singapore stay for Asia Pacific World or World Elite MasterCard cardmembers

SPG Gold Preferred status with just one eligible Singapore stay for Asia Pacific World or World Elite MasterCard cardmembers

What’s the deal with SPG Gold Preferred status? Here’s a great way for World or World Elite MasterCard cardholders resident in an Asia Pacific country to earn Starwood Gold with just one stay. SPG members can usually earn the status with at least 25 nights or 10 stays, but book one eligible stay at a participating hotel […]

Posted on February 7, 2016 by in Starwood Hotels

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Why get the American Express Starwood Credit Card now?

Why get the American Express Starwood Credit Card now?

Find out more about this card here. The American Express Starwood Personal Credit Card The American Express Starwood Personal Credit Card has been a long-standing American Express product. We show you why it makes more sense then ever to get this card now. Apply here for the American Express Starwood Credit Card What do you […]

Posted on December 21, 2015 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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Reader question – How to search hotel rates for flexible dates?

Reader question – How to search hotel rates for flexible dates?

We have all become used to flight search that spans 30 days (ITA Matrix) or even months (Google Flights Explorer). However the same search power is harder to find for hotel rates. Did you know – with Mighty Travels Premium you can search 365 days of hotel rates sorted by deal price or savings off […]

Posted on December 3, 2015 by in Hotel deals with Points, Marriott Rewards Points, Starwood Hotels, Travel Agent Rate

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Design Hotels and SPG daily game where you can win thousands of Starpoints or free award nights

Design Hotels and SPG daily game where you can win thousands of Starpoints or free award nights

What’s the deal with Design Hotels and SPG? To celebrate Starwood Preferred Guest’s partnership with Design Hotels, they’ve launched a new game, where you can win one of the great prizes including free award nights or 1,000 – 10,000 bonus Starpoints.  I didn’t win a prize today despite completing the puzzle game, but instead got a message […]

Posted on November 20, 2015 by in Starwood Hotels

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Sheraton Kampala, Uganda Review

Sheraton Kampala, Uganda Review

Torsten has asked me to post this on behalf of him. You can book the Sheraton Kampala here. The Sheraton brand is well-established in Africa. Sheraton here stands for ultimate luxury – more like what we associate with a Park Hyatt than a Sheraton in the US. The Kampala, Uganda Sheraton is located on a hill, […]

Posted on November 1, 2015 by in Starwood Hotels

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Sheraton Hotels $50 back on $250 spend with Amex Offers [targeted]

Sheraton Hotels $50 back on $250 spend with Amex Offers [targeted]

What’s the deal with Sheraton Hotels? Targeted American Express cardmembers are seeing the new Offers for You promotion to get $50 back when you spend $250 on Sheraton Hotels with your connected card. You’ll get the bonus when you add the offer to your card and spend at least $250 on room rate and room charges by […]

Posted on October 29, 2015 by in Best use American Express Membership Rewards, Starwood Hotels

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SPG rewards members with up to 10% off stays and free in-room internet

SPG rewards members with up to 10% off stays and free in-room internet

What’s the deal with SPG rewards members? Hot on the heels of Hilton’s new discount for HHonors members, Starwood Preferred Guest is now offering members up to 10% off select stays at participating hotels. The SPG member exclusive rate saves you up to 10% off the lowest available rate at select hotels worldwide and also offers free in-room internet […]

Posted on October 29, 2015 by in Starwood Hotels

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Starwood rewards members with 150 Starpoints for making your account more secure – Help keep your points alive

Starwood rewards members with 150 Starpoints for making your account more secure – Help keep your points alive

What’s the deal with Starwood rewards? Starwood Lurker IV, a Starwood Company Representative on FlyerTalk, has announced that SPG members can earn 150 bonus Starpoints for making their accounts more secure. The one-time bonus can be earned through October 31st, 2015, when you complete four new security questions. While this is not a huge amount of […]

Posted on October 10, 2015 by in Starwood Hotels

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