A LoyaltyLobby reader dropped me an email regarding the qualification criteria for Royal Ambassador status because some of his InterContinental stays were earning Royal Ambassador bonus.
A LoyaltyLobby reader left a question regarding of non-earning of any Delta SkyMiles for a trip taken with Korean Air that would have ensured Platinum requalification.
On Friday, when I posted about couple of nice welcome amenities, a LoyaltyLobby reader forwarded me a photo of an amenity received at InterContinental Expo hotel in Shanghai.
This is a chocolate cigar that comes with a matchstick plus something that looks like coffee beans (could be chocolate as well).
A LoyaltyLobby member sent me a good question the other day via Facebook regarding getting hotel to match their now lower price (previous rate non-refundable & non-cancelable).
A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me a long email about a stay at the Sheraton Zurich Neues Schloss Hotel in Switzerland.
Remember that you can always email me, sent a message via Facebook or use Twitter. I’ll try to cover Reader Questions here several times a week.
Hilton HHonors has recently had quite a few promotions for getting the Gold status rather easily, although the “regular” qualification requirement hasn’t changed.
A LoyaltyLobby reader sent me the following email (you can always drop me an email about your thoughts/issues with loyalty programs) yesterday about the Gold member executive lounge access at Hilton Milan:
A LoyaltyLobby reader emailed me a question based on the email he had received from Starwood informing him that the Le Meridien Budapest is leaving the chain effective September 1, 2015.
Le Meridien Budapest’s name is temporarily changing to Elizabeth Park Hotel and, after renovation that should be completed by March 1, 2015, Ritz-Carlton Budapest.
READER QUESTIONS: IHG Rewards Club/Ambassador Issue, Converting Airberlin Miles To Iberia, Hilton eStandby Upgrades, Hilton Online Check-in, Continuing With Hilton Or Go For IHG Spire Too, Le Club Accorhotels Platinum Lounge Access/Cocktails & Delta Delay Compensation (Missed 4th Of July)?
Here are seven reader questions from the past week (so many good questions coming in!) that I have decided to reply to publicly. You can always email me, leave a note or private message on Facebook, or Tweet me with your questions.
Note that I can shorten the emails and edit them for clarity. I always remove the personal information of both the reader and front line employees. If there are managers involved, I may leave their names intact, however.