Qatar and Qatar Privilege Club

Qatar Privilege Club is the loyalty scheme for Qatar Airways. The articles below outline the best ways of earning and spending your points if you are based in the UK. I also review the First Class and business class service on Qatar's A380, Boeing 787 and Boeing 777 aircraft and the Qatar Premium Lounges in Heathrow Terminal 4 and the new Hamad International Airport in Doha.

For further information on Qatar Airways and Qatar Privilege Club, visit their website here.

BA’s novel plan to beat the 2-week strike – borrow nine planes from Qatar!

Back in 2015, I reviewed the Qatar Airways ‘regional First Class’ service. Qatar Airways First Class on short-haul uses 2 x 2 fixed seating, rather like the Virgin America First Class seat I flew in 2014: Leg room was more than acceptable – remember that […]

Bits: more on the HSBC Premier deal, Qatar / HFP competition winner

News in brief: More on the HSBC Premier deal from yesterday I did a long article yesterday on the new sign-up bonus on the HSBC Premier credit card: the free card is now offering 5,000 airline miles for signing up the £195 World Elite card […]

Get 1,000 free Avios for joining Marriott Rewards – no stay needed!

(EDIT:  Marriott has now withdrawn this offer due to an overwhelming response) Marriott Rewards, the loyalty scheme for Marriott, Renaissance, The Ritz-Carlton, Autograph and many other hotel brands, has launched a very attractive sign-up bonus.  To put it mildly. Marriott will give you 1,000 Avios […]

LAST DAY! Win two tickets to (just about) anywhere with Qatar Airways and HFP

Today, Sunday, is your last day to enter the great competition we are running in association with Qatar Airways. If you’ve already entered, why not give your friends and family a nudge to enter as well? One lucky Head for Points reader will win two Economy Class […]

Win two tickets to (just about) anywhere with Qatar Airways and Head for Points

For the next couple of weeks – until 4th June – we are running a great competition in association with Qatar Airways. One lucky Head for Points reader will win two Economy Class tickets to their choice of Qatar Airways destination! Whilst the tickets are […]

Bits: great Qatar Airways / HFP competition coming, 1200 Avios for £15 & FREE Now TV!

News in brief: Head for Points launches a great Qatar Airways competition on Monday Starting on Monday ….. you can win two flights, to pretty much anywhere, with Qatar Airways and Head for Points! We have partnered with Qatar Airways to offer a fantastic new competition.  One […]

Stockholm / Berlin / Copenhagen to Singapore from £885 business class, with 560 BA tier points

Qatar Airways is currently offering an excellent fare of £885 from Stockholm, £945 from Copenhagen or £999 from Berlin to Singapore in Business Class. I mentioned this as a PS. to our coverage of the new Qatar Airways sale the other day, because it isn’t […]

EXCELLENT Avios-earning Qatar Airways sale deals, from £833!

EDIT:  It appears that, separately from this sale, Qatar is selling Copenhagen / Berlin to Singapore for £900 return in Business using the MASTERCARD promo code I outline here.  This is for May / June departures only, it seems. BA Silver in the bag (almost).  […]

Qatar sale: Stockholm to Auckland, business, for £1500 return to December – & earns 600 BA tier points!

I dropped this in as an extra article because I didn’t anyone booking the Copenhagen to Auckland fare (£2,300) that I wrote about in our main Qatar Airways sale feature today without seeing this. As mentioned in the comments to that article (thank you!) there […]

New Avios-earning Qatar Airways sale deals launched

Qatar Airways has kicked off another round of business class deals. These are NOT as exciting as we saw back in January.  There is also a very tight travel window – you must fly before 21st June 2017. You have a week to book – […]

Bits: 10% off Qatar, £188 LAN deal, Good To Go Parking sale

More news in brief as I do a bit of an inbox clearout: 10% off Qatar Airways flights from the UK The new Qatar Airways services from Cardiff are not yet bookable, but until 13th May you can get 10% off any other Qatar Airways flight […]

Bits: 2400 Avios with Tesco Mobile, Qatar Airways launches Cardiff!

News in brief: 2,400 Avios with a new Tesco Mobile phone If you’re looking for a, possibly spare or second, mobile phone, Tesco Mobile has a new offer.  Buy any of these six phones and you will receive 1,000 bonus Clubcard points, worth 2,400 Avios […]

Bits: Qatar deals from Oslo, Waitrose shopping tracking

News in brief: Interesting Qatar Airways deals from Oslo Qatar Airways has launched some interesting deals from Oslo if you need to travel to Asia, Africa or Australasia over the next couple of months. These Qatar Airways deals are worth a look because: you earn […]

Bits: Qatar and Etihad UK sales, Starwood New York sale, Ibiza lounge access

News in brief: Qatar Airways and Etihad launch UK sales Both Etihad and Qatar Airways have launched sales from the UK in both economy and business class. Neither of these sales are exceptional but if you have been looking to lock something in for the […]

Earn Avios or Virgin miles at Duty Free with Instamiles!

A few weeks ago a reader (thank you) sent me an email to ask “Do you know that Instamiles has added Avios and Virgin Flying Club as partners?“. I didn’t, because I had never heard of Instamiles.  Even odder, a search of the entire Flyertalk […]