Hotel Covid-19 Policies & Promotions Update: Best Western, Choice, Hyatt, Radisson & Wyndham For August 2020


Here’s a look at Covid-19 policies and bonus promotions for Best Western Rewards, Choice Privileges, Hyatt, Radisson, and Wyndham Rewards that you can take advantage of this month.

We have covered Hilton Honors, IHG Rewards Club, and Accor Live Limitless  Covid-19 policies & promotions for this month previously.

Remember to forward us promotional offers by email that you receive from both hotels and airlines. You can send questions and comments too!

Best Western Rewards

Covid-19 Policies:

Best Western Rewards has extended member tiers through January 2022.

Best Western Covid-19 Reservation Waiver Policy & Status Extensions Until January 2022

Best Western affiliated hotels in the United States and Canada require guests to wear a mask from July 28, 2020.

Best Western Requires Face Mask In the United States & Canada From July 28, 2020

Best Western Rewards is giving an elite status to Front Line Heroes.

Best Western Rewards Front Line Heroes

Best Western Rewards “Front Line Heroes” Status Benefit


You can buy Best Western gift cards with a 20% bonus until September 30, 2020.

Best Western Rewards 20% Gift Card Bonus Through September 30, 2020

Best Western Rewards members can earn $25 Travel Card for their first stay by September 7, 2020.

Best Western Rewards $25 Travel Card After First Stay June 22 – September 7, 2020

Best Western Rewards offers $25 Travel Card for filling up when staying by August 31, 2020.

Best Western Rewards $25 Gift Card For Filling Up June 15 – August 31, 2020

Air Canada Aeroplan members can earn triple miles for Best Western stays until August 31, 2020.

Best Western Plus Air Canada Aeroplan Bonus Miles 2020

Best Western Rewards Air Canada Aeroplan Triple Miles January 6 – August 31, 2020

Choice Privileges

Covid-19 Policies:

Choice Privilege has extended elite tiers and offers a new fast track.

Choice Privileges Tier Extension & Status Fast Track For 2021

Choice Privilege has decided to waive points expiry through December 31, 2020.

Choice Privileges Waives Points Expiry Until December 31, 2020

Choice Hotels Updated Covid-19 Reservation Policy As Of July 9, 2020


Choice Privileges members can earn a free night (8,000 points) after two stays by September 7, 2020.

Choice Privileges Free Night After Two Stays June 10 – September 7, 2020

Choice Privileges has spiced up a bonus offer for two stays at its Cambria-brand until September 7, 2020.

Choice Privileges Cambria Bonus For Two Stays By September 7, 2020

World of Hyatt

Covid-19 Policies:

Hyatt’s flexible cancelation policy is valid until July 31, 2021.

Hyatt’s Updated Covid-19 Reservation Policy Through July 31, 2021

World of Hyatt extends member tiers through February 2022.

Park Hyatt Kyoto

World Of Hyatt Global Tier Status & Certificate Extensions

Hyatt’s mandatory face mask requirement has expended to the entire Americas.

Hyatt Extends Mandatory Face Covering Requirement To Entire Americas

Hyatt is offering deeply discounted rates for Healthcare Heroes through June 30, 2021.

World Of Hyatt “Healthcare Heroes” 30% To 50% Off Rate Plan For Stays Through June 30, 2021

World of Hyatt has extended free night awards through December 31, 2021.

World Of Hyatt Free Night Award Extensions Processed Through December 31, 2021

Hyatt teams up with GBAC for hotel cleanliness.

Hyatt Teams Up With Global Biorisk Advisory Council


World of Hyatt members earn triple points for stays through September 15, 2020.

World Of Hyatt Triple Points June 15 – September 15, 2020

World of Hyatt members earn 500 bonus points per night at select new hotels through December 31, 2020.

World Of Hyatt 500 Bonus Points Per Night At Select New Hotels Through December 31, 2020

World of Hyatt members get a 15% to 25% redemption rebate on awards until October 8, 2020.

World Of Hyatt 15% & 25% Redemption Rebate July 8 – October 8, 2020

World of Hyatt members get a second night free when redeeming points at Miraval hotels through December 31, 2020.

World Of Hyatt Miraval Redemption Offer – Every Second Night Free Through December 31, 2020

World of Hyatt has extended elite tier offer to select members.

World Of Hyatt Explorist & Globalist Elite Tier Offer

Radisson Rewards

Covid-19 Policies

Radisson Rewards Covid-19 reservation policy is now valid until August 31, 2020.

Radisson Blu Plaza Ljubljana

Radisson COVID-19 Reservation Policy Now Valid Until August 31, 2020

Radisson Rewards has waived points expiry for 6 months and extended elite tiers through 2022.

Radisson Rewards Points & Elite Status Extensions

Radisson has teamed up with SGS to come up with new cleanliness standards.

Radisson Teams Up With SGS For New Cleanliness Standards


Radisson Rewards members earn 5,000 bonus points for each stay through the end of 2020.

Radisson Rewards 5,000 Bonus Points Per Stay 2020

Radisson Rewards 5,000 Bonus Points For Each Stay July 1 – December 31, 2020

Radisson Rewards members can earn 3,000 bonus points for their first mobile app booking.

Radisson Rewards Members Can Earn 3,000 Points For Their First Two+ Nights Mobile App Booking

Radisson Rewards members can get an F&B credit and 2,500 bonus points for each stay until August 30, 2020.

Radisson Rewards Summer Staycation 50 Euro Credit + 2,500 Bonus Points Through August 30, 2020

Wyndham Rewards

Covid-19 Response:

Wyndham offers reservation flexibility due to Covid-19.

Wyndham Covid-19 Reservation Cancellation Waivers

Wyndham Rewards has extended member tiers by 12 months. and points expiry has been waived until September 30, 2020.

Wyndham Rewards Elite Tiers Extended 12 Months + Points Expiry Until September 30, 2020

Wyndham Rewards lowers elite qualifying requirements for 2020.

La Quinta Wyndham

Wyndham Rewards Lowers Elite Qualifying Requirements For 2020


Wyndham offers members 7,500 bonus points after a two-night stay by September 10. 2020.

Wyndham Rewards 7500 Bonus Points Summer 2020

Wyndham Rewards 7,500 Bonus Points For A Two Night Stay July 16 – September 10, 2020

Wyndham Rewards and United Airlines are offering bonus for points to miles conversions until August 31, 2020.

Wyndham Rewards To United Airlines MileagePlus 100% Conversion Bonus July 31 – August 31, 2020


World of Hyatt has good offers going on for both paying and staying at their hotels using points. I have already used both offers this month. Let’s see what the fall brings us!