Last week, Le Club Accorhotels launched their August 2014 up to 50% off Private Sales that are valid for stays until 2015 depending on the destination. This sale is ending on Thursday (August 28).

Accor Private Sale August 2014

The discounts, the valid stay dates and possibly minimum stay requirements are region/country dependent. [click to continue…]

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Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards members can earn 1,200 points (600 base + 600 bonus) for stays at Choice Hotel affiliated properties between August 14 and November 15, 2014.

Choice Hotels Southwest Airlines Double Rapid Rewards Points Promo Fall 2014

Note that Nordic Choice Hotels in Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, and Sweden are not participating to this offer. [click to continue…]

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Air Canada has just launched its third Earn Your Wings promotion that is now only available for Altitude members.

Air Canada Earn Your Wings

Air Canada Altitude members can earn up to 750,000 bonus miles (probably impossible) and their share of 10,000,000 miles (500,000) that is divided by the top 20 contestant. [click to continue…]

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Alaska Airlines is not part of any global airline alliance, but has ties with many airlines for earning and redeeming miles.

Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan Fall 2014 Sale

Alaska Airlines has just started a new sale of buying and gifting Mileage Plan miles and getting up to 40% bonus in the process. [click to continue…]

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Hilton has number of Gold fast track offers out there and some of them are open for all such as the MVP one (read more here) and then there are company specific ones such as this one for Siemens employees.

Hilton HHonors Siemens

Siemens employees are eligible for Hilton HHonors Gold status for just 4 stays within 90 days of enrolling to this offer. [click to continue…]

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Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer members can use 50% fewer miles for awards on select SilkAir destinations both in economy and business between August 22 and November 14, 2014, that are booked by September 15.

Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer SilkAir Award Promo August 2014

SilkAir is Singapore Airlines subsidiary flying single aisle planes to select destinations within Asia and is not part of Star Alliance. You can only use KrisFlyer miles for awards on SilkAir. [click to continue…]

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United Flight Diverted Due To Use Of Knee Defender

August 26, 2014

United Airlines flight from Newark to Denver had to divert to Chicago to offload two passengers due to fight over reclining seat & use of “Knee Defender”. Both of the passengers were seated on United’s Economy Plus section that has few inches more space for passengers and would imply that both fliers had some elite [...]

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IHG Rewards Club Greater China Bonus Points Packages (August 1 – October 31, 2014)

August 26, 2014

IHG Rewards Club has updated the packages for 1,000 to 5,000 bonus points per stay that are available for their Greater China (China, Hong Kong, Macau & Taiwan) properties between August 1 and October 31, 2014. Note that this requires you to usually purchase a higher rate than the lowest one available and it rarely [...]

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Global Hotel Alliance August 2014 Flash Sale

August 25, 2014

GHA (Global Hotel Alliance) has their August flash sale going on for three days. You can get up to 50% discount off of the Best Available Rates for stays until the end of December, 2014 or later (dates vary by property). Note that these rates are prepaid, non-refundable and non-cancelable.

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Small Luxury Hotels Of The World (SLH) Suite Flash Sale For Stays Between September 1 – November 30, 2014

August 25, 2014

Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) is having 50% off flash sale for stays between September 1 – November 30, 2014. You can get 50% off of Best Flexible Rates in suites at more than 70 properties.

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Marriott eBreaks For August 28-31, 2014 (20% Off This Coming Weekend)

August 25, 2014

Marriott has number of properties each week on eBreaks list that is valid for the upcoming weekend from Thursday to Sunday. These properties are usually in North America and the discount for booking the eBreaks offer should be around 20%.

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AirAsia Big Sale For Travel Between March 1 – October 24, 2015 (Book By August 31)

August 25, 2014

AirAsia tends to have “sales” every few week or so, but these bigger sales come only couple of times a year. The current Big Sale is valid for travel between March 1 – October 24, 2015 and needs to be booked and ticketed by August 31. The advertised prices include all the airport taxes, but [...]

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Hyatt Gold Passport Walk Compensation (Sold Out Hotel)

August 25, 2014

A walk happens (in hotel speak) when the hotel has sold more rooms for the night that it has available and more guests appear to be arriving than the hotel can accommodate for the night. To deal with this overselling situation then the hotel must “walk” guests to other hotels. Walking guests has never been [...]

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Starwood Florida Resident Up To 20% Off For Stays In Florida & Caribbean Until December 31, 2014

August 24, 2014

Starwood has special up to 20% off rate offer for Florida residents stays at participating hotels in Florida, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands & St. Maarten until December 31, 2014. Note that the discount is up to 20%, but the actual discount can vary from property to property.

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