IHG Hotels released several programs that help its IHG Rewards Club members maintain their loyalty tier in 2021 or reach a higher one.
IHG is bringing back the lower qualification requirements for 2021 and will roll over all consumed nights from 2020 to 2021.
You can access IHG Hotels here.
Revised 2021 Qualifying Criteria
All nights consumed in 2020 are rolled over to 2021.
Double Elite Qualifying Points
You earn 2,000 bonus points for every two nights that are also elite qualifying during the promotion that allows you to qualify under POINTS instead of NIGHTS. The offer is valid for stays between January 20 – March 31, 2021.
IHG uses a hybrid approach by rolling over all 2020 nights into 2021 while lowering the elite qualifying nights or points requirements by roughly 25%
Also, offering 1,000 bonus elite qualifying points for every stay consumed between January 20 – March 31, 2021, helps members qualify on points (read cash) over nights.