Hotel Points Redemptions Archive

How to keep Wyndham Rewards points from expiring

Wyndham Rewards is an interesting hotel program. With every redemption costing 15,000 points per night, there are a few great values out there. That said, those locations might not fit with your travel plans, so it’s possible you’ll have points sitting around for a while. Be careful though, as those points can expire. Here are […]

Clarion Hotel Sign Stockholm, Sweden review

During my week in Stockholm, I stayed at the Clarion Hotel Sign, which is part of the Choice Hotels chain. Choice Hotels are fantastic options in Scandinavia, especially if you book with points. Thanks to having bought points during this year’s Daily Getaways promotion, I was able to stay at the Hotel Sign in Stockholm […]

Clarion Hotel Odin Gothenburg, Sweden review

In July, I spent five nights in Gothenburg at the Clarion Collection Hotel Odin. Thanks to booking with Choice Privileges Points from Choice Hotels, I ended up getting a fantastic deal on a huge deluxe room. Had I paid cash for a regular room, the rate would have been $200 per night ($1000 total), and the […]

Hyatt adds points + cash bookings online

Hyatt has offered the ability to book a room using a combination of cash and Hyatt Gold Passport points for a while, but the catch was that the booking could not be done online. There’s good news now, as Hyatt has finally added the capability to book rooms online using points + cash. The amount […]