Best Western Rewards has launched their 2017 Summer promotion that is $20 Travel Card per night for AAA members and $10 for those without AAA membership.
You earn $20 or $10 Travel Card for each and every night that you stay during the promotional period after registering for this offer. You need to pay eligible rate.
Note that you can earn unlimited number of these Travel Cards and they expire 120 days after issuance and cannot be extended. You earn $20 Travel Card per NIGHT and not per stay as is usually case with these offers.
Best Western Rewards members with their account set in North America can have their qualifying stays/nights worldwide. Members with an account address elsewhere must stay at Best Western properties in North America.
This is one of the better summer offers so far as long as you have that AAA membership or register for this offer under that promotion. Just to keep in mind that you have valid email address on file with Best Western Rewards and that you use the earned Travel Cards within 120 nights after earned.
Here are the terms and conditions of the AAA one:
AAA Preferredsm Best Western Rewards members* (“Member(s)”) who: (a) register for the Promotion (either on bestwestern.com/summer-aaa or as otherwise permitted (e.g., at the front desk of any Best Western® branded hotel in the United States, Canada, or the Caribbean Islands)); (b) complete one (1) eligible night** between May 22, 2017 and September 4, 2017 (“Promotion Period”) at a Best Western branded hotel; and (c) have a valid email address listed in the Member’s account profile, will earn a promotional USD $20 Best Western Travel Card® (“Travel Card”).
There is no limit to the number of Travel Cards each Member can earn during the Promotion Period. Promotion registration and Best Western Rewards enrollment/membership required prior to the first eligible night stay. Eligible nights completed prior to Promotion registration and Best Western Rewards enrollment/membership will not count towards satisfying the Promotion requirements. Best Western Rewards enrollment may be completed by visiting bestwesternrewards.com. Travel Card(s) expire 120 days after fulfillment. Expiration date(s) will be stated on Travel Card(s). No extensions, substitutions, or replacements available.
*Best Western Rewards members who reside in North America can stay at any Best Western branded hotel worldwide. Best Western Rewards members, who reside outside of North America, must complete their night(s) at any Best Western branded hotel in North America.
Promotion is not valid with any other offer, promotion, or discount. Promotion is subject to cancellation or change without notice. The Travel Card will be sent electronically to the Member’s email address (regardless of whether the Member has opted out of Best Western communications) within two (2) weeks from completion of the eligible night(s). Travel Cards will not be sent via mail or any other means other than to the Member’s email address as registered in the Member’s account profile. All Best Western Rewards program rules apply. Visit bestwesternrewards.com for complete program terms and conditions. All Best Western Travel Card rules apply. Visit travelcard.bestwestern.com for complete Best Western Travel Card terms and conditions.
AAA and the AAA marks are service marks or registered service marks of the American Automobile Association. Each Best Western® branded hotel is independently owned and operated. Best Western and the Best Western marks are service marks or registered service marks of Best Western International, Inc. ©2017 Best Western International, Inc. All rights reserved.
**An “eligible stay” for the purpose of this Promotion is defined as any stay of one or more consecutive nights at the same Best Western branded hotel with the exception of a stay booked through an online travel agency, a stay booked through a tour operator, and a stay booked at a special discounted rate (see Best Western Rewards program rules for further information on eligibility criteria). Only one (1) check-in/check-out permitted per eligible stay. Eligible stays which take place during the Promotion Period but which have a check-in or a check-out date that overlaps the beginning or ending of the Promotion Period will be counted towards the Promotion.
Here are the frequently asked questions:
The promotion offer is “Get a $20 USD Best Western Travel Card® (Gift Card) for every eligible night between May 22, 2017 and September 4, 2017.” What is an eligible night?
Best Western Rewards members must complete one eligible night to earn a $20 Best Western Travel Card. An “eligible night” for the purpose of this Promotion is defined as any night stay at a Best Western branded hotel with the exception of a night booked through an online travel agency, a night booked through a tour operator, and a night booked at a special discounted rate (see Best Western Rewards program rules for further information on eligibility criteria) and base points are awarded. Eligible nights which take place during the Promotion Period but which have a check-in or a check-out date that overlaps the beginning or ending of the Promotion Period will be counted towards the Promotion.
Which Best Western Rewards program members can participate in the $20 Best Western Travel Card offer?
AAA and CAA Preferred Best Western Rewards members, Business Advantage Best Western Rewards members and a variety of corporate accounts.
How long does it take to receive the $20 Travel Card after I have completed my eligible night(s)?
Best Western Rewards members who have qualified for the promotion and have a valid email address in their account profile will receive a virtual (by email) $20 Travel Card within 1- 2 weeks after they have completed the eligible night. The member must have a valid email address on file for award delivery.
Do Best Western Rewards members need to be REGISTERED for this promotion to be eligible to earn a $20 Travel Card?
Yes. Best Western Rewards members must be REGISTERED for the promotion PRIOR to their first eligible night applied to the promotion to qualify for the $20 Travel Card. Best Western Rewards® members can register for the promotion online; by logging into their Best Western Rewards account profile and registering through their profile, or at the property front desk.
How many $20 Travel Cards can a Best Western Rewards members earn during the promotion period?
Each Best Western Rewards member can earn unlimited $20 Travel Cards during the promotion period. Promotion is subject to cancellation or change without notice.
When does the $20 Travel Card expire?
Expiration dates will vary. Each $20 Travel Card will expire and must be used at a Best Western branded hotel a minimum of 120 days after fulfillment from Best Western International. Expiration date(s) will be stated on the delivered virtual Travel Card (Gift Card(s)).
What if I have a valid email address in my Best Western Rewards account profile but I prefer to have a plastic $20 Travel Card mailed to me?
No plastic cards will be distributed for this promotion.
It’s been more than 3 weeks, and I haven’t received my emailed Travel Card yet.
Sometimes email can get caught in your spam filter. Please check and make sure you’ve added Best Western to your accepted emails. If you need us to re-send your Travel Card, please contact Best Western Rewards® Customer Care at 1-800-237-8483.
Can all Best Western Rewards members participate?
Yes. Best Western Rewards Members who reside in North America may stay at any Best Western branded hotel worldwide. Best Western Rewards Members who reside outside of North America must stay at a Best Western branded hotel in North America.
Why doesn’t Best Western automatically register all existing Best Western Rewards members into the seasonal promotions?
Asking customers to register for promotions engages them into our Best Western Rewards program and to our brand, and ensures that Best Western is in their consideration set. It also helps us measure the effectiveness of our promotions allowing us to continue to promote some of the richest offers in the market today. We want you to have a choice.
Can a guest redeem more than one promotional Travel Card during their stay? (Example – guest earned 3 $20 promotional travel cards during the promotion and wants to redeem all 3 (totaling $60) for their stay at one individual hotel).
Yes, assuming that all Travel Cards are still valid and not expired, they may redeem more than one Travel Card for their stay.
Can the expiration date on the Travel Card be extended?
No. There are no extensions given on these promotional Travel Cards (Gift Cards).