Number of Starwood properties are offering double Starpoints for stays in Europe, Middle East & Africa between August 1-31, 2014.
There is no need to register for this offer but you need to book a specific rate plan (Suite Package, Family Package, Breakfast & HSIA Package and Best Available Rates) that automatically yields the bonus.
You can access this offer on SPG’s website here.
Here are the participating hotels:
Sheraton Tirana Hotel – Rates from EUR 127
Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sofia – Rates from EUR 75
Le Méridien Lav, Split – Rates from EUR 115
Four Points by Sheraton Bengaluru, Whitefield – Rates from INR 5600
The Westin Chennai Velachery – Rates from INR 7000
Sheraton Milan Malpensa Airport Hotel & Conference Centre – Rates from EUR 109
Sheraton Roma Hotel & Conference Center – Rates from EUR 100
Sheraton Golf Parco de’ Medici Hotel & Resort, Roma – Rates from EUR 100
Hotel Danieli, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice – Rates from EUR 450
The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice – Rates from EUR 905
United Arab Emirates
August is the vacation month for most Europeans and it makes sense for the properties to offer bonus points and extra discounts to get higher occupancy when the business travelers are missing.
You have to compare the rates and decide if it makes sense to book any of these double Starpoints eligible rates compared to the lowest other rates that may be available.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
AUGUST DOUBLE STARPOINTS PROMOTION TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Offer: SPG members will earn double Starpoints at participating Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. (Starwood) branded hotels and resorts across Middle East, Africa and Europe during the promotion period. Double Starpoints are available on one of the following packages only: Suite Package, Family Package, Breakfast & HSIA Package and Best Available Rates. For terms and conditions of these packages please click here: Suite Package, Family Package, Breakfast & HSIA Package and Best Available Rate
Earning: SPG members will earn double Starpoints at participating Starwood branded hotels and resorts across Middle East, Africa and Europe for Eligible Stays during the promotion period. SPG mMembers who earn double Starpoints will earn an additional two (2) Starpoints per eligible US$1 spent (for a total of 4 Starpoints per dollar).. Elite-level extra Starpoint earnings and other bonuses will not be doubled Only the base two-Starpoints-per-dollar earnings are doubled. There is no maximum limit to the number of bonus Starpoints that can be earned by an SPG member during the promotion period. Offer SPG members remainis eligible with for other Starpoint promotions, however each offer bonuses independently of each other and are not combinable.
Bonusing: Bonus Starpoints will post to the registered SPG member’s account within 2–4 weeks after the qualifying stay posts
Eligible Stays: An Eligible Stay is defined as one or more consecutive nights paying an Eligible Rate in the same Starwood branded hotel regardless of the number of check-ins or checkouts that occur and post to the member’s Starwood Preferred Guest® account. Eligible Stays with at least one night in the earning period will receive a bonus. An Eligible Rate is any rate that is eligible to earn Starpoints in the Starwood Preferred Guest program. A description of SPG®-participating hotels and resorts across Middle East, Africa and Europe during the promotion period and of Eligible Stays and Eligible Rates, can be found at spg.com under Terms & Conditions of the SPG program. See Section 1.4 b iii for the complete definition of Eligible Rates, but note that a limited number of rooms may be available at these rates, that certain blackout dates may apply and certain prepaid rooms, where the booking is made through a third party (including but not limited to travelocity.com, expedia.com, orbitz.com and delta.com), are not Eligible Rates and do not earn Starpoints or qualify for promotional earnings
Earning period: promotion is valid on Eligible Sstays booked on select rate plansEligible Rates from 1 August to 31 August 2014.
List of Participating properties:
UAE: Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference center, Le Meridien Fairway, Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers, Sheraton Abu Dhabi Resort, Sheraton Deira, Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai, Sheraton Jumeriah Beach Resort, Grosvenor House, Le Meridien Abu Dhabi, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi, Al Maha Resort & Spa, Dubai, Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai, Four Points by Sheraton Shiekh Zayed Road, Aloft Abyu Dhabi, St Regis Saadiyat Island, Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort, St Regis Abu Dhabi, Ajman Saray, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates
Saudi Arabia: Sheraton Jeddah Hotel, Sheraton Dammam Hotel, Le Meridien Al Khobar,
Qatar: W Doha, St Regis Doha
Bahrain: Sheraton Bahrain, Le Meridien Bahrain, Westin Bahrain
Nigeria: Four Points by Sheraton Lagos, Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Le Meridien Ibom Golf Resort, Le Meridien Ogeyi Place
Egypt: Sheraton Miramar El Gouna, Sheraton Luxor Resort, Sheraton Montazah Hotel, Sheraton Soma Bay resort, Sheraton Dreamland Hotel, Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel, Le Meridien Heliopolis Hotel, Le Meridien Cairo Airport
Mauritius: St Regis Mauritius, Westin Turtle Bay, Le Meridien Ile Maurice
Algeria: Sheraton Club Des Pins
Tunisia: Sheraton Tunis Hotel
Cameroon: Le Meridien Douala
Morocco: Le Royal Meridien Mansour
Gabon: Le Meridien Re-Ndama
Croatia: Sheraton Zagreb Hotel, Westin Zagreb Hotel, Le Meridien Lav, Split
Italy: St Regis Venice, San Clement Palace, Westin Excelsior Florence, St Regis Florence, Westin Excelsior Rome, St Regis Rome, Hotel Danieli, a Luxury Collection Hotel, The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection hotel, Westin Europa & Regina, Sheraton Roma Hotel, Sheraton Golf Parco di medici, Sheraton Malpensa Airport hotel,Four Points by Sheraton Milan Center
Turkey: Sheraton Ankara, Le Meridien Istanbul Etiler, Aloft Bursa, Sheraton Bursa, Sheraton Adana, Lugal, a Luxury Collection hotel
Serbia: Metropol Palace, a Luxury Collection hotel
Albania: Sheraton Tirana Hotel and Towers
Bulgaria: Sofia hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Malta: Le Meridien St Julians, Malta
India: The Westin Pune Koregaan, Park, Four Points Sheraton , Airport Highway, New Delhi, Le Meridien New Delhi, Sheraton Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway, Four Points by Sheraton Dehradun, Four Points by Sheraton, Jaipur, The Westin Chennai Velachery, Westin Mumbai Garden City, Four Points by Sheraton Bengaluru Whitefield, Aloft Bengaluru Cessna Business Park