Here’s a comprehensive look at IHG’s coronavirus policies and IHG Rewards Club promotional opportunities for May 2020.
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IHG Hotels & Resorts Covid-19 policies:
IHG has a number of reservation cancelation policies due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
IHG Rewards Club extends tiers by a year and free nights too.
IHG has extended Royal Ambassador and Inner Circle tiers by a year through January 2022.
IHG has lowered elite tier requirements for 2020.
IHG is offering Ambassador members three months extensions.
IHG has waived points expiry through December 31, 2020.
IHG Rewards Club has launched a status extension policy for members whose account address is in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, or Taiwan on or before February 17.
IHG Rewards Club members can earn up to quadruple points for stays through May 15, 2020.
IHG Rewards Club members can buy points with a 100% bonus and an increased limit through June 15, 2020.
IHG Rewards Club members can earn double points for stays at select hotels in Asia through December 30, 2020.
IHG Rewards Club members can earn 50% Bonus Points Package bonus for stays at select US hotels through December 30, 2020.
Select IHG Rewards Club members are in for a birthday gift.
IHG has launched a bonus offer to drive new member sign-ups.
Variable Award Pricing
IHG is in the process of introducing variable award pricing first for hotels in the Greater China.
IHG Rewards Club Greater China benefits:
IHG Rewards Club members are eligible for better elite benefits in Greater China compared to elsewhere.
IHG Rewards Club has several discount stay & rate programs:
IHG is offering one category upgrades for 1 RMB through June 30, 2020.
IHG is offering AAA members up to 30% off discounts for stays at Kimpton hotels through the end of 2020.
IHG Rewards Club members can save up to 30% on the weekend stays at Greater China properties through July 19, 2020.
IHG has a new up to 30% off rate plan for MVP in Canada.
IHG Ambassador members can check the Free Weekend Night-rate using the booking link here (even if you haven’t purchased the membership yet).
IHG Rewards Club offers up to 40% off rates for Travel Professionals that are qualifying for points and nights.
IHG Rewards Club is offering Friends & Family (open for all) rate plan that is up to 34% off.
IHG has an exclusive rate for airline staff members that is flexible.
IHG now has its Covid-19 elite extension policies in synch with competitors (unlike a month ago). The chain has reasonably reservation cancellation and refund policy in place too.
It is unclear if the current quadruple points offer ends on May 15th or 31st. There is conflicting information on IHG’s website and promo offers.