Hyatt Gold Passport changes for 2015 – plus buy Platinum status for $149

Hyatt Churchill

Hyatt Gold Passport announced a few changes last week, none of them life-changing on their own but worth summarising.  There is also an interesting deal to effectively buy Hyatt Platinum status for $149. Award chart changes for 2015 announced Hyatt has published this list on their website of […]

1000 bonus Hyatt Gold Passport points per Advanced Purchase stay

Hyatt Gold Passport

Hyatt Gold Passport has launched a new promotion to encourage you to book Advanced Purchase rates over the Winter period. For stays booked between today and January 24th, and completed between December 1st and January 31st, you will receive 1,000 bonus Gold Passport points. I […]

Save 10% on Hyatt US and Caribbean stays with discounted gift cards

Park Hyatt Dubai

Hyatt has launched its annual sale on Hyatt-branded gift cards.  You can save 10% on any purchase. The good news for UK residents is that Hyatt is now offering electronic gift certificates.  These will be emailed to you and so there is no expense for […]

1000 bonus Hyatt Gold Passport points for mobile app booking

Hyatt Churchill

Hyatt Gold Passport has launched a generous offer of 1,000 bonus points for every stay booked via their new mobile app or on their mobile website. Whilst not as generous as the current 3,000 bonus points (about £15 of value) that Club Carlson is giving […]

Up to 30% bonus when you buy Hyatt Gold Passport points

Hyatt Gold Passport

Hyatt Gold Passport has launched a bonus of up to 30% when you buy Gold Passport points before September 15th. The link is here (scroll down and click on the Hyatt logo). The deal is: Purchase 5,000 to 19,000 points and get a 10% bonus […]

New – redeem Hyatt points for dining and spa credit in London and Birmingham

Hyatt Spa Dining

Hyatt Gold Passport has been slowly rolling out their ‘Dining, Spa & More’ redemption option to more countries. They have now reached the UK.  The three participating hotels are: Hyatt Regency Birmingham (restaurant and spa) Hyatt Regency London, Churchill (restaurant) Andaz London (restaurant) Participating hotels in other […]

Last chance for 25% bonus on hotel transfers to Avios

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This is your final reminder that July 13th is the last day to instigate a transfer of hotel loyalty points to British Airways Executive Club in order to receive a 25% Avios bonus. The promotion is not mentioned on ba.com. The link in the BA […]

Is it worth buying hotel points to transfer to Avios for the 25% bonus?

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Until 13th July, British Airways is offering a 25% bonus if you transfer hotel points from six major loyalty schemes into Avios. Since most of the hotel programmes allow you to buy points – and often have special offers – I thought it would be […]

25% bonus on hotel points transfer to Avios is back!

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It’s back, on the fairly regular ‘every nine months’ timetable.  I’m talking about the ‘25% bonus when you transfer your hotel points to British Airways Avios‘ promotion! The promotion is not yet live on ba.com.  The link in the email sends you to this page which does […]

Last call: big Lufthansa credit card bonus; buy Hyatt, Avios and Starwood points

Lufthansa flight

Here is a quick reminder of four deals which are drawing to a close this week. Lufthansa Miles & More credit card 30th May (not, note, 31st May!) is the last day to apply for the Miles & More credit card with the current bonus. The […]

20% bonus when you buy Hyatt Gold Passport points

Hyatt Gold Passport

Hyatt Gold Passport has launched a bonus of up to 20% when you buy Gold Passport points before June 1st. The link is here (scroll down and click on the Hyatt logo). The deal is: Purchase 1,000 to 19,000 points and get a 10% bonus Purchase 20,000 […]

1,000 bonus Avios (1,500 in total) for Hyatt hotel stays

HYatt triple avios

Hyatt Gold Passport has announced a new promotion for travellers who prefer to collect airline miles rather than hotel points from their stays. You will earn triple Avios points (1,500 per stay) on all Hyatt stays (including Andaz) until August 31st. The bonus only starts […]

What is the best hotel scheme? – Hyatt Gold Passport – The Facts

Hyatt Gold Passport

This is the third of our overview series of the main hotel loyalty schemes.  Each scheme will be covered over two posts.  One will list the basic facts of the scheme, the other will be my subjective view of what is of particular merit. Hyatt Gold […]

What is the best hotel scheme? – Hyatt Gold Passport – The Opinion

Hyatt Churchill

In my other post today, I outlined ‘the facts’ of the Hyatt Gold Passport loyalty scheme.  This post is my personal opinion, highlighting areas where I think you might want to focus. The 10-second summary: Strong points – excellent top-tier Diamond benefits including guaranteed suite upgrades, high […]