Current Hotel Promotions

This page summarises the latest quarterly promotions and special offers from the seven main hotel loyalty programmes – Club Carlson, Hilton HHonors, Hyatt Gold Passport, IHG Rewards Club, Le Club Accorhotels, Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest.

If you find yourself needing to book hotel nights, this page should be your first stopping point. You can quickly see which chains are currently running promotions, and what you need to do to register and qualify for them.

If you need to buy additional points to top up your hotel account for a redemption, you can buy points for Club Carlson, Hyatt Gold Passport, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest via this link.  You can also buy points for Choice Hotels, Melia Rewards and Wyndham Rewards at the same site.  You can buy Hilton HHonors points here.  You cannot purchase Le Club Accorhotels points.

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Club Carlson

New to Club Carlson?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

Brands: Radisson, Park Inn, Park Plaza

No global promotion at present.

See this post for how to get Club Carlson Gold status with American Express Platinum

You will earn 60,000 Club Carlson points if you apply for the free American Express Gold card and convert the Amex points.  See my review here.

You will earn 90,000 Club Carlson points if you apply for the American Express Platinum card and convert the Amex points.  See my review here.

If you are booking a Radisson Blu hotel, please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link. If you are booking a Park Inn, please click here. We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.

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Hilton HHonors

New to Hilton HHonors?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

Brands: Conrad, DoubleTree, Embassy Suites, Hampton, Hilton, Homewood Suites, Home2 Suites, Waldorf-Astoria

Current promotion: Triple Your Trip

Stay dates: August 1st to October 31st

Minimum stays / nights needed to trigger the bonus: One night

Summary: Double points Monday-Thursday, triple points Friday-Sunday

Head for Points article and registration link: Triple Your Trip

See this post for an on-going 40% discount for UK and European Hilton properties for public sector workers.

See this post for a bonus points promotion for Conrad and Waldorf-Astoria stays in 2014

See this post for details of 3x or 4x Avios promotion when you credit stays before November 30th

See this post for my review of the Hilton UK credit card which has a free night sign-up bonus.

You will earn 40,000 Hilton points if you apply for the free American Express Gold card and convert the Amex points.  See my review here.

You will earn 60,000 Hilton points if you apply for the American Express Platinum card and convert the Amex points.  See my review here.

You can save 20% when you buy Hilton HHonors points until September 3rd.

If you have a Hilton Group stay planned and are not already a member of Hilton HHonors, please email me at raffles [at] headforpoints.co.uk for a referral.  You will receive 1,000 bonus Hilton points after your second stay.

If you are booking a Hilton Group hotel (Hilton, Conrad, Hampton Inn, Waldorf-Astoria), please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link. We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.

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Hyatt Gold Passport

New to Hyatt Gold Passport?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

Brands: Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt

No global promotion at present.

See this post for a 30% bonus when you buy Gold Passport points before September 15th

If you are booking a Hyatt Group hotel (Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Park Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt), please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link. We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.

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IHG Rewards Club

New to IHG Rewards Club?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

Brands: Candlewood Suites, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Indigo, InterContinental, Staybridge Suites

No global promotion at present.

See this post for two European promotions (30%, 4-4-3) for bookings before September 4th.

The latest codes for bonus points based on your nights from May to September are here.

You should also read this post for the latest ‘next stay’ bonus point codes.

If you are booking an InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Staybridge Suites or Candlewood Suites, please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link.  We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.

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Le Club Accorhotels

New to Le Club Accorhotels?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

Brands: Adagio, Ibis, M Gallery, Mercure, Novotel, Sofitel, Pullman

No global promotion at present.

See this post for a UK sale which is bookable until September 9th for stays until November 2nd

See this post for how to earn 1,500 Avios points on Accor stays before September 30th

See this post for how to get Accor Platinum status with American Express Platinum

Potentially earn bonus points on your next stay by signing up for these two offers

Every Monday and Tuesday, Accor ‘Happy Mondays’ makes UK rooms available at a heavy discount for the following weekend

You can earn bonus Accor points on most stays by using their Facebook app whilst in the hotel.

If you are booking an Accor Group hotel (Adagio, Ibis, M Gallery, Mercure, Novotel, Sofitel, Pullman) please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link.  We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.

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Marriott Rewards

New to Marriott Rewards?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

Brands: AC Hotels, Autograph, Courtyard, Edition, Fairfield Inn, Gaylord, Marriott, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Ritz-Carlton, Springhill Suites, Towneplace Suites

Current promotion: MegaBonus

Stay dates: September 15th to January 15th 2015 (register by November 15th)

Minimum stays / nights needed to trigger the bonus: Two stays

Summary: Double base points on all stays after your second stay

Head for Points article and registration link: MegaBonus

See this post for my review of the Marriott UK credit card which has a 10,000 point bonus

If you have a Marriott Group stay planned and are not already a member of Marriott Rewards, please email me at raffles [at] headforpoints.co.uk for a referral.  You will receive 2,000 bonus Marriott Rewards points on each of your first five stays.

If you are booking a Marriott Group hotel (AC Hotels, Autograph, Courtyard, Edition, Marriott, Renaissance etc), please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link. We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.

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Starwood Preferred Guest

New to Starwood Preferred Guest?  Read my two-part overview here and here.

No global promotion at present.

See this post for my review of the Starwood UK credit card which has a 10,000 point bonus

See this post for how to get Starwood Gold status with American Express Platinum

You will earn 10,000 SPG points if you apply for the free American Express Gold card and convert the Amex points.  See my review here.

You will earn 15,000 SPG points if you apply for the American Express Platinum card and convert the Amex points.  See my review here.

The Earn Your Dreams promo rates are still available in 2014.

If you are booking a Starwood Group hotel (Sheraton, Westin, W, Le Meridien, Four Points, aloft, St Regis etc), please consider clicking here to book via our affiliate link. It takes you to a Westin-branded page but all Starwood brands can be booked there.  We earn a small commission on every booking.  Thank you.