Choice Privileges has launched interesting promotion for Airberlin Topbonus member stays February 15 – April 15, 2016.
You can earn double miles (1,000) for each stay and get Choice Privileges Gold status through December 31, 2016.
You can access and register for this offer here.
Note that this offer is not valid in the Nordics (Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway & Sweden) where Choice have separate loyalty program.
Not sure how the complimentary Choice Privileges Gold status sign up actually works. You may have to drop them an email if you are already a member to upgrade your account.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
Available to members of the topbonus, the frequent flyer program of airberlin airlines only; learn how to become a topbonus member by visiting airberlin.com/topbonus. Earn double topbonus miles with arrival between Feb 15th and April 15th, 2016 when paying a point eligible rate, as defined at ChoiceHotels.com, at any Choice Hotels franchised property in Europe (excluding Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden), the U.S., Canada, Middle East, Mexico, Central America, Australasia (including Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Papua New Guinea and Fiji) or the Caribbean. Valid topbonus member number must be provided upon check-in for the stay to be eligible or Choice Privileges members must have selected topbonus as their earning preference within their Choice Privileges account prior to the stay. Allow 6-8 weeks for miles to post to your account. Standard amount of topbonus rewards miles is 500 per stay; a stay is defined as any number of consecutive nights at one hotel, regardless of check-ins or check-outs. For program details and eligible rates, visit ChoiceHotels.com.
† Valid for Choice Privileges members only. Choice Privileges Gold status will be valid only until 12/31/2016. After 12/31/2016, you must qualify for Elite status each calendar year. Members may not earn both points and miles for the same stay. Click here for details on Gold status.