Please note that the registration links won’t work before January 9th, 2012. They are all valid but Starwood has decided to take them down temporarily.
Starwood just announced their first quarter 2012 “Better by the Night”-promotion. The promotion runs from January 9th to April 8th, 2012. There are more than 750 participating properties in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, and Africa. Please note that Asia Pacific properties do not participate. There is currently promotion going on that is only valid at Asia Pacific properties for free nights.
Better by the Night promo is for double Starpoints for stays of two nights or triple Starpoints for stays of three nights or longer. There are no bonus points for one night stays. You need to register for this promo by March 15th midnight Eastern Time. The link for registration is SPG.com/bythenight.
Stays of one night = 2 Starpoints per dollar (no promotion)
Stays of two nights = 4 Starpoints per dollar (double points)
Stays of three nights or longer = 6 Starpoints per dollar (triple points)