Very good Accor promotion – €160 of credit or 8,000 Avios for three stays, however cheap


Accor hotels, which own Novotel / Ibis / Mercure / M Gallery / Sofitel / Pullman etc, has launched an exceptionally generous promotion. It sits just behind the current Club Carlson offer (£150 of points for three nights) for the most generous offer currently available.  You can […]

Which airlines let you transfer miles INTO hotel loyalty programmes?

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Almost all hotel loyalty programmes let you transfer you points into certain frequent flyer schemes.  What is far rarer is for a frequent flyer scheme to let you transfer your points INTO a hotel programme. This didn’t used to be the case.  If you go […]

Bits: 250 Accor points via eRewards, Melia sale bargains, new Avios Suitcase stickers

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Here is my final batch of odds and ends from my inbox! 250 Accor points (€5) for joining e-rewards Market research group e-rewards has teamed up with Le Club Accorhotels. My general view on e-rewards is well known – I don’t think their surveys offer […]

Accor ‘Happy Mondays’ (rooms from £25) are NOT dead – they have moved!

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I’ve had a few emails in recent weeks from readers who found that the old landing page for the Accor ‘Happy Mondays’ promotion was dead.  They were not happy bunnies, because this is one of the most generous hotel promotions available for last minute rooms […]

Earn bonus Accor points every stay with ‘Places’ app – even from two months ago


I have written before about the points-earning Facebook app run by Le Club Accorhotels (the loyalty scheme for Ibis, Sofitel, Novotel, Mercure, M Gallery etc). It offers bonus points on every stay when you do a ‘virtual check-in’ via a special app during your visit. You will […]

Double points on your next Accor (Novotel, Ibis, Mercure, Sofitel) stay


Le Club Accorhotels, the loyalty scheme for Sofitel, Novotel, Ibis, Pullman, Adagio, Mercure, M Gallery etc, has launched a new promotion for double points on your next stay. Full details and registration can be found on the Accor site here. This could be very lucrative […]

Accor ‘Super Sale’ launched – up to 40% discount and free breakfast


Accor hotels, parent of Ibis, Novotel, Mercure, M Gallery and Sofitel among other brands, has launch a new global Super Sale.  Rooms are discounted by up to 40% AND you will receive free breakfast. You can access the Accor Super Sale via this link.  You […]

3,000 Miles & More miles per Accor stay until December!


Last week I posted details of an exceptional Avios hotel promotion with Accor. Accor is the hotel group behind Novotel, Sofitel, Mercure, Ibis and M Gallery, amongst others. It has teamed up with to offer 2,500 Avios points on stays until the end of […]

2,500 Avios PER STAY with Accor (Novotel, Sofitel, Ibis) to 31st December

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This is possibly the most generous Avios hotel promotion of the year in terms of earning airline miles! Accor is the hotel group behind Novotel, Sofitel, Mercure, Ibis and M Gallery, amongst others. It has teamed up with (NOTE not British Airways) to offer […]

Up to 40% off Accor hotel stays – valid until the end of 2015!


Le Club Accorhotels, the loyalty programme for Novotel, Mercure, M Gallery, Ibis, Sofitel, Pullman etc, has launched a UK-only sale. It is offering discounts of up to 40% for advance bookings.  You can stay at any point until the end of 2015 although you must book […]

VERY generous Accor offer – €160 for three stays


(EDIT: This offer appears to have been withdrawn early) Le Club Accorhotels, the Novotel / Ibis / Mercure / M Gallery / Sofitel / Pullman chain, has launched a surprisingly generous promotion. If you complete three stays before 31st December, you will receive 8,000 bonus […]

3,000 Lufthansa Miles & More miles per Accor hotels stay


The Accor hotel group has launched a surprisingly generous promotion with Lufthansa Miles & More running until 31st December. Full details are here. If you choose to earn airline miles instead of collecting points in Le Club Accorhotels, Accor will give you 3,000 Miles & More miles on […]

How to convert ANY number of Accor points to Avios

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There is quite a bit of confusion surrounding how to convert Le Club Accorhotels (the Novotel, Ibis, Sofitel, Mercure etc programme) points into Avios.  With the help of HFP reader Tony, I have got to the bottom of it this week. Tony and I have confirmed […]

€40 voucher or 2000 Avios for a one-night UK Ibis stay

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Ibis Hotels are not the height of luxury, by any means.  The chain has good coverage these days, however, and if all you need is somewhere to lay your head then you should do just fine. (The one in Greenwich in London, the only Ibis […]

Sofitel Heathrow STILL available for £88 via!

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Back in March, I highlighted how the Sofitel at Heathrow Terminal 5 – directly connected to the terminal, and by far the best hotel at Heathrow – was being sold very cheaply by on its ‘Top Secret’ list of unnamed London hotels.  I repeated the […]

1500 Avios for a single Novotel / Mercure / Sofitel night before 30 September

Accor (NOT BA Executive Club) is running a generous promotion with Le Club Accorhotels, the loyalty scheme for Novotel, Mercure, Ibis, Sofitel etc. Until 30th September, you will earn 1,500 Avios points for any stay at a Sofitel, Pullman, M Gallery, Novotel, Mercure or Adagio […]