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Courtyard by Marriott Bogota Airport Review

Courtyard by Marriott Bogota Airport Review

The Courtyard by Marriott Bogota Airport is one of the closest airport hotels in Bogota – you can see the runway just behind the hotel! The hotel is newly-built and, together with other hotels in the area, forms a rather upscale neighborhood near the airport. Check-in was friendly even though English was an issue but […]

Posted on April 23, 2018 by in Marriott Hotels

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Mexico City Marriott Reforma Review

Mexico City Marriott Reforma Review

The Mexico City Marriott Reforma Hotel is located right in the poshest area of Mexico City at Paseo de la Reforma, across from the US embassy. The large office building has the Marriott lobby quite hidden and unless you are specifically looking for it, you may walk by and not ever be aware of it. […]

Posted on February 17, 2018 by in Things to Do (City Guides)

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Le Méridien Kochi Hotel Review

Le Méridien Kochi Hotel Review

Le Méridien Kochi is located south of the city near the main highway on a huge piece of land, including its own lake. There is no way to avoid the ‘resort fee’ once you get through the entry gates. Check-in was done quickly at this late hour (after midnight) and a passport copy was all I […]

Posted on December 22, 2017 by in Hotel Reviews, Travel Deals

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Is the Starwood Hotels airline employee discount worth having?

Is the Starwood Hotels airline employee discount worth having?

What is the Starwood Hotels airline employee discount? Starwood Hotels & Resorts offers airline associates discounted rates for personal leisure travel at participating properties all over the world. The eligible airlines include: Air France Alitalia American Airlines British Airways Delta Emirates Etihad Iberia KLM Lufthansa Qatar Airways Saudi Arabian Airlines United Airlines If you are […]

Posted on September 30, 2017 by in Travel Deals

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Is there a Starwood travel agent rate code?

Is there a Starwood travel agent rate code?

Is there a Starwood travel agent rate code? Like many other major hotel brands and travel providers, Starwood Hotels & Resorts is known for offering discounted rates to travel agents, either for the agents themselves or for them to book on behalf of their clients. Unlike other hotel brands, though, in the past there was no particular […]

Posted on September 23, 2017 by in Travel Agent Rate

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Can Starwood Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

Can Starwood Travel Agent Rates really save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Starwood Travel Agent Rates? Like other major hotel brands and travel providers, Starwood Hotels & Resorts is known for offering preferred lower rates to travel agents, either for the agents themselves or for them to book on behalf of their clients. SPG Pro was introduced two years ago and does more than just offer a discount, […]

Posted on October 30, 2016 by in Travel Agent Rate

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Do Starwood Friends and Family Rates always save you money on your hotel booking?

Do Starwood Friends and Family Rates always save you money on your hotel booking?

  What are Starwood Friends and Family Rates? Starwood Hotels & Resorts offers employees’ friends and family members discounted rates for non-business leisure travel at properties around the world. Now that Starwood and Marriott are merging, we thought it was time to see what’s changed since our last post about Starwood friends and family rates and we’ll also try a dummy […]

Posted on October 9, 2016 by in Hotel Friends & Family Discounts, StarHOT

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All about StarwoodONE, StarHOT and StarFRND

All about StarwoodONE, StarHOT and StarFRND

What’s the scoop with StarwoodONE, StarHOT and StarFRND? A MightyTravels reader has asked us to find out if anyone is entitled to use the StarHOT, StarwoodONE benefits. If you haven’t heard of these before, they’re all part of the Starwood Hotels and Resorts site, but as we found out, they are only for use by employees of […]

Posted on February 21, 2016 by in StarHOT

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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 Things to Do (City Guides)

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StarHOT rates and StarFRND rates compared with the usual cost of Starwood hotels

StarHOT rates and StarFRND rates compared with the usual cost of Starwood hotels

What’s the scoop with StarHOT rates and StarFRND rates? With StarHOT or StarFRND discounted rates, you can save yourself dollars on your Starwood hotel stays. Right now, certain participating properties start from just $49 per room per night. Both of these special rates are benefits for Starwood employees, to either use themselves or for their friends or family […]

Posted on July 14, 2015 by in StarHOT

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Four Points by Sheraton Dubai (Downtown) Review

Four Points by Sheraton Dubai (Downtown) Review

Book the Four Points by Sheraton Dubai here Trip Index (what we have published so far): Cathay Pacific First Class Review – Los Angeles to Hong Kong – CX 883 Colombo, Sri Lanka – What to expect and what to do Sigiriya – What you need to know about seeing the incredible Lion's Rock in […]

Posted on November 26, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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Sheraton Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to open March 27th 2014

Sheraton Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to open March 27th 2014

Starwood has signed up the former Melia Santo Dominigo, Dominican Republic and plans to re-open the hotel as the Sheraton Santo Domingo soon. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced that its global powerhouse Sheraton Hotels has returned to the Dominican Republic with the opening of Sheraton Santo Domingo Hotel. Formerly known […]

Posted on March 26, 2014 by in Travel Deals

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