Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article pages. Deals closing soon: TODAY, Sunday 25th June Last day to book a […]

Win a three night stay at the luxury Address Boulevard hotel in Dubai with U By Emaar and HFP

Head for Points readers who came to our Christmas party last year might remember that one of the prizes we gave away in our raffle was a three night stay for two at the brand new luxury hotel from Emaar Hospitality “Address Boulevard” in Dubai. […]

Get lounge access with the new Santander Select World Elite MasterCard

Santander has become the latest bank to launch a World Elite MasterCard credit card with a chunky fee but with airport lounge access included. Details are here on the Santander website. (EDIT: I have amended this article as the salary requirement for an employed person […]

Bits: easyJet and the £475 airport lounge, win a £1000 Dubai hotel stay on Monday

News in brief: easyJet adds a £475 airport lounge at Luton Regular readers will know that we have reviewed the two new airport lounges at London City Airport in recent months.  Based in the private jet terminal at the airport, the (landside) Business Class reviewed […]

My review of Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, The Palm, Dubai (Part 1)

This is my review of Jumeirah Zabeel Saray on The Palm, Dubai. Regular readers may remember that I was in the Middle East in April, taking a look at the Emirates and Etihad A380 First Class products (reviews here and here).  When I was there, […]

My review of Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, The Palm, Dubai (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of my review of the Jumeirah Zabeel Saray beach resort on The Palm in Dubai. Part 1 of my Zabeel Saray review can be found here.  In this concluding part, I run through the kids club, the food and drink offerings, […]

My review of the new Premier Inn hotel at Heathrow Terminal 4

This is our review of the brand new Premier Inn hotel at London Heathrow Terminal 4. There is now a Premier Inn hotel at Heathrow Terminal 4, with a covered walkway connecting it to the terminal, which opened three weeks ago. For the first time, you […]

REMINDER: Get exclusive benefits on luxury hotel bookings via Head for Points

I wanted to give our luxury hotel booking service another mention today.  Since I relaunched this five months ago with Emyr Thomas of Bon Vivant, the feedback from Head for Points readers has been excellent.  Over £250,000-worth of rooms have been booked so far. Here is […]

Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article pages. If you haven’t entered Hilton’s competition for your child to be their […]

Principal Hotels launches Applause Rewards for its new UK city centre brand

Applause Rewards is a new UK hotel loyalty scheme launched by Principal Hotels.  It is worth signing up if you are an occasional guest at Principal or De Vere hotels in the UK. Principal Hotels is a new UK city centre brand backed by Starwood […]

Is First Class on Stansted Express worth the money?

It had been a couple of years since I’d last been to Stansted Airport. I got to the point where I couldn’t get up at 3am for an early morning Ryanair flight any more and they stopped flying to the airport closest to my family. […]

Four Seasons Hampshire in meltdown

We were down at Four Seasons Hampshire over the weekend, which I know is a weekend break spot for many of our readers.  It was a complete disaster.  I have never, ever, seen more people in a hotel making complaints.  You couldn’t turn around without […]

Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss

Here is the latest edition of our fortnightly feature which summarises offers that are ending soon. It pulls together the different deals mentioned on our Avios Promos, Hotel Promos, Credit Cards and regular article pages. The key deal ending at the end of the month is the current […]

TODAY ONLY – Win Lufthansa lounge passes and $100 LoungeBuddy credit

Today – and only today – we are running a competition with LoungeBuddy. We are giving away two prizes – one person will win $100 of LoungeBuddy airport lounge credit and another will win two passes for participating Lufthansa lounges, including Heathrow Terminal 2, which […]

REMINDER: Get exclusive benefits on luxury hotel bookings via Head for Points

I wanted to give our luxury hotel booking service another mention today.  Since I relaunched this four months ago with Emyr Thomas of Bon Vivant, the feedback from Head for Points readers has been excellent.  Over £250,000-worth of rooms have been booked so far. Here is […]