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Yesterday, IHG Rewards Club (the Holiday Inn, HI Express, Crowne Plaza, InterContinental etc group) released a “preview” of the new list of PointBreaks redemptions.

These rooms are a fantastic deal.

All of the 190 hotels below will be available for just 5,000 IHG Rewards Club points per night from Monday, saving up to 25,000 points per night in some cases.

PointBreaks availability is very limited so book ASAP if you are interested, as soon as bookings open up on Monday. Bookings are refundable as with a standard reward reservation so there is nothing to lose.  IHG works on US time so I would not expect the offer to be available until mid-afternoon in the UK.

You can book via the IHG PointBreaks page here or via the standard booking page hereIf the PointBreaks page has not yet been updated, it does not necessarily mean that the special deals below will not already be bookable – do a search on the hotel you want to check.

You will be able to book these hotels for dates up to January 31st.

You allowed a maximum of two bookings per individual hotel. Each booking can be for as many nights as you want.

Remember that if you attempt to amend your booking later by dropping a night or two the whole booking will reprice at the full rate.

One of highlights of the list (and, frankly, there are not many this time around) is the Crowne Plaza Heythrop Park near Chipping Norton.  This is meant to be a decent property for a weekend break in the country, with a pool (and a slide!).   Frankly, for 5000 IHG points per night you really can’t go wrong.

There are also Holiday Inn Express hotels near Birmingham (Star City) and near Manchester (Manchester East) which could come in handy.  Some people may find it cheaper to move in there for a couple of months than continue to pay rent!

Of the European and Middle Eastern lists, the Lille property may make an interesting base for a Eurostar weekend break.  Note that the Bilbao property is by the airport which is not ideal.  The Berlin property also seems rather remote.

The InterContinental in Cairo is interesting but that is a challenging place to visit at the moment, to put it mildly.  The Holiday Inn Vilnius is back on the list and does seem to be in a good location although I imagine it could be rather chilly.

For anyone with time on their hands, you might want to consider the Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa in Indonesia.  If I had nothing else to do, spending a couple of months there at 5,000 points per night would probably not be a huge hardship.  This is not an expensive resort to book for cash, however, so it is not a ‘bargain’ in that sense.

The list: (remember that you cannot book until early afternoon on Monday):

United Kingdom

  • Holiday Inn Express Birmingham – Star City
  • Crowne Plaza Heythrop Park Oxford
  • Holiday Inn Derby – Riverlights
  • Holiday Inn Dumfries
  • Holiday Inn Express Manchester East
  • Holiday Inn Northampton
  • Holiday Inn Maidstone – Sevenoaks



  • Holiday Inn Express Mechelen City Centre

Czech Republic

  • Holiday Inn Prague Airport


  • Holiday Inn Helsinki Vantaa Airport


  • Holiday Inn Express Arras
  • Holiday Inn Express Lille Centre


  • Holiday Inn Berlin City East Landsberger
  • Holiday Inn Express Friedrichshafen


  • Holiday Inn Milan Nord Zara
  • Crowne Plaza Padova
  • Holiday Inn Milan Linate Airport


  • Holiday Inn Vilnius


  • Holiday Inn Express Warsaw Airport


  • Holiday Inn St. Petersburg – Moskovskye
  • Holiday Inn Express Voronezh – Kirova


  • Holiday Inn Bratislava


  • Holiday Inn Alicante – Playa de San Juan
  • Holiday Inn Express Bilbao
  • Holiday Inn Express Onda – Provincia de Castellon


  • Holiday Inn Ankara – Cukurambar
  • Holiday Inn Express Istanbul Airport



  • Crowne Plaza Shenzhen Longgang City Centre
  • Holiday Inn Hainan Clear Water Bay
  • Holiday Inn Qingdao City Centre
  • Holiday Inn Express Tianjin Dongli


  • Crowne Plaza Chennai Adyar Park


  • Holiday Inn Bali Benoa


  • Holiday Inn Sendai
  • Crowne Plaza Kumamoto New Sky

Middle East


  • InterContinental Cairo Semiramis

Saudi Arabia

  • Crowne Plaza Madinah


South Africa

  • Holiday Inn Sandton – Rivonia Road
  • Holiday Inn Johannesburg Airport
  • Holiday Inn Express Pretoria

Americas excluding USA


  • Holiday Inn Manaus
  • Holiday Inn Express Rio Branco


  • Holiday Inn Kamloops
  • Holiday Inn Express Halifax Airport
  • Holiday Inn London
  • Holiday Inn Express Yorkton East


  • Holiday Inn Cucuta
  • Holiday Inn Express Yopal

Costa Rica

  • Holiday Inn San Jose Aurola


  • Crowne Plaza Guatemala


  • Staybridge Suites Chihuahua
  • Holiday Inn Express Manzanillo
  • Crowne Plaza Guadalajara
  • Holiday Inn Express Hermosillo
  • Holiday Inn Coatzacoalcos


  • Holiday Inn Express Managua


  • Crowne Plaza Panama Airport

United States


  • Candlewood Suites Birmingham -Hoover
  • Holiday Inn Express Greenville
  • Holiday Inn Express Mobile West
  • Holiday Inn Express Selma


  • Holiday Inn Express Batesville
  • Holiday Inn Express Clarksville
  • Candlewood Suites Jonesboro
  • Holiday Inn Express Pine Bluff


  • Holiday Inn Express Globe
  • Holiday Inn North Phoenix


  • Holiday Inn Express Barstow-Outlet Center
  • Holiday Inn Express Loma Linda- San Bernardino
  • Holiday Inn San Clemente (Camp Pendleton)
  • Holiday Inn Victorville


  • Holiday Inn Express Denver South
  • Holiday Inn Denver-Parker
  • Holiday Inn Express Pueblo North


  • Holiday Inn Danbury-Bethel
  • Holiday Inn Express Plainfield
  • Crowne Plaza Southbury


  • Holiday Inn Dover DE


  • Holiday Inn Express Brooksville
  • Holiday Inn Express Lantana
  • Holiday Inn Orlando East – UCF Area


  • Holiday Inn Express Alpharetta
  • Holiday Inn Express Columbus At Northlake
  • Holiday Inn Dalton
  • Candlewood Suites Macon


  • Holiday Inn Coralville
  • Holiday Inn Express Davenport
  • Candlewood Suites Waterloo- Cedar Falls


  • Candlewood Suites Boise-Meridian


  • Holiday Inn Chicago O’Hare Airport Area
  • Holiday Inn Express Danville
  • Candlewood Suites Peoria at Grand Prairie
  • Crowne Plaza Springfield


  • Holiday Inn Express Bedford
  • Hotel Indigo Columbus Architectural Center
  • Holiday Inn Indianapolis Airport
  • Holiday Inn Express Cincinnati-Lawrenceburg


  • Holiday Inn Express Lansing-Leavenworth
  • Crowne Plaza Kansas City – Overland Park
  • Candlewood Suites Olathe
  • Holiday Inn Salina


  • Holiday Inn Express Frankfort
  • Holiday Inn Louisville East – Hurstbourne
  • Candlewood Suites Fort Campbell – Oak Grove
  • Holiday Inn Express Shelbyville


  • Holiday Inn Express Amite
  • Candlewood Suites Cut Off
  • Candlewood Suites New Iberia
  • Holiday Inn Shreveport Downtown


  • Holiday Inn Express Providence-North Attleboro
  • Crowne Plaza Pittsfield-Berkshires
  • Holiday Inn Taunton-Foxboro Area


  • Holiday Inn Express Washington DC N-Silver Spring


  • Holiday Inn Express Benton Harbor
  • Holiday Inn Express Flint-Campus Area
  • Crowne Plaza Grand Rapids Airport
  • Holiday Inn Detroit Livonia Conference Center


  • Holiday Inn Express Albert Lea
  • Staybridge Suites Eagan Airport South
  • Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis


  • Holiday Inn Express Nevada
  • Holiday Inn Express Springfield


  • Holiday Inn Express Byram
  • Holiday Inn Express Lucedale
  • Candlewood Suites Olive Branch


  • Holiday Inn Helena
  • North Carolina
  • Holiday Inn Greenville
  • Candlewood Suites Jacksonville
  • Holiday Inn Express Wilkesboro

North Dakota

  • Holiday Inn Express Fargo SW


  • Holiday Inn Express Bellevue
  • Holiday Inn Lincoln Southwest

New Hampshire

  • Holiday Inn Nashua

New Jersey

  • Holiday Inn Budd Lake – Rockaway
  • Crowne Plaza Edison
  • Holiday Inn Somerset-Bridgewater
  • Holiday Inn Express Mt. Holly-NJ

New Mexico

  • Holiday Inn Express Albuquerque N – Bernalillo
  • Holiday Inn Express Grants – Milan


  • Staybridge Suites Reno

New York

  • Candlewood Suites Watertown-Fort Drum
  • Holiday Inn Express Jamestown
  • Holiday Inn Oneonta-Cooperstown Area
  • Holiday Inn Express West Coxsackie


  • Holiday Inn Akron-West
  • Candlewood Suites Columbus – Grove City
  • Holiday Inn Express Hocking Hills-Logan
  • Crowne Plaza Cleveland Airport


  • Candlewood Suites Ardmore
  • Holiday Inn Express Clinton
  • Holiday Inn Express Lawton-Fort Sill
  • Candlewood Suites Oklahoma City-Moore


  • Holiday Inn The Lodge at Running Y Ranch
  • Holiday Inn The Lodge at Eagle Crest


  • Holiday Inn Allentown Center City
  • Holiday Inn Express Pittsburgh-Cranberry
  • Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-Bucks County

Rhode Island

  • Holiday Inn South Kingstown (Newport Area)

South Carolina

  • Holiday Inn Express Anderson-I-85
  • Candlewood Suites Charleston-Ashley Phosphate

South Dakota

  • Holiday Inn Express Brookings
  • Holiday Inn Rapid City-Rushmore Plaza


  • Holiday Inn Express Dandridge
  • Holiday Inn Johnson City
  • Crowne Plaza Memphis East
  • Holiday Inn Express Knoxville West


  • Holiday Inn Express Cuero
  • Holiday Inn Express Eastland
  • Candlewood Suites Harlingen
  • Holiday Inn Houston SW – Sugar Land
  • Candlewood Suites Port Arthur
  • Staybridge Suites Plano – Richardson
  • Candlewood Suites Texarkana


  • Holiday Inn Express Price


  • Candlewood Suites Colonial Heights-Ft Lee
  • Crowne Plaza Hampton-Marina
  • Holiday Inn Manassas – Battlefield
  • Holiday Inn Express Orange


  • Holiday Inn Express Springfield VT


  • Holiday Inn Express Richland
  • Holiday Inn Spokane Airport


  • Holiday Inn La Crosse
  • Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport
  • Holiday Inn Express Superior

West Virginia

  • Holiday Inn Express New Martinsville

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Comments (26)

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  • Chris says:

    Yeah it’s a really nice town and HI Dumfries is set in lovely grounds and the communal parts of the hotel are in a lovely old fashioned building. The rooms are in a cookie cutter building hidden at the back and they aren’t too bad.

    However, HI Dumfries has been managed by a long line of complete incompetents. Since it joined IHG two years ago it has had around five different General Managers.

    It’s owned by the same lot that own HI Darlington North, Mercure Sheffield and the two new IHG hotels at Aberdeen airport, they are also building the new HI in Manchester.

    The place could give Basil and Cybil a run for their money and I am not kidding when I say it. From running out of plates at breakfast to changing the way the breakfast buffet operates – halfway through a breakfast service. No beer in the bar, but there is in the restaurant and the staff are running back and forth. Marco Pierre White appeared to suddenly detach himself from the restaurant practically overnight and now the room service menu is the restaurant menu. Front desk staff are at times incapable of leaving a tab open for food/drinks so you have to pay as you go meaning your F&B doesn’t attract points, depending on who you get at reception they may or may not know what IHG Rewards is nevermind Plat or Spire.

    There was a GM appointed at the end of last year and she appeared to making a really good go of trying to sort things out and there was improvement, however it looks like she has also disappeared.

    On saying all of that the rooms are nice, every one that isn’t a twin has a Kingsize bed and at 5k a night it’s worth it and depending on which staff are working you could be pleasantly surprised.

    If paying cash I recommend the Best Western in the town centre or the Premier Inn both offer better service and better consistency.

    • Chris says:

      Sorry my post was in reply to James67s about Dumfries. It’s too early on a Sunday morning for me.

      • Gerald says:

        Aye Chris, that HI Dumfries gm is also now gone, new guy in place.

        Stayed v recently, maybe it’s low season now but things seem to have stabilised though spire recognition continues to be poor.

        Mpw deal was losing them money so disengaging. Pictures slowly being replaced by local artists.

        Back again for business trip so great to see it on the list!

        • Chris says:

          It’s a real shame as it has the potential to be bloody good hotel. The setting cannot be beat, it’s lovely.

          Not sure why they can’t keep managers. Location? It’s remote but not that remote. I have spoken to the owner personally after one particularly bad visit and that was an experience and a half that ended up at IHG corporate so it is possibly dealing with above that is the problem. It’s a shame Tracy has left as she was really nice and did seem to finally taking the place forward.

          Ps as it’s the same lot as Darlington which was on the last PB list keep an eye out for exec rooms being released as they did release them for there. From what I gather from speaking with the owner it is someone at their head office that sets the rates and manages availability rather than on the property.

  • What's the Point says:

    I had a look round the HI Bali Benoa in September when we were staying just up the beach at the Conrad.
    Although the lobby+pool area was a bit quiet (off season) so felt a bit eerie, the hotel was immaculate and everything was brand new. I think it only opened up this year.
    From my quick wander round, this hotel looks a bargain at just 5,000 points a night.
    There is however very little around the area to walk to, but taxis are cheap.

  • Nick Burch says:

    The Holiday Inn Express Lille is in a good location for a weekend break. 15 minutes walk from Lille Europe station, or 1 minute from Republic Beaux Arts metro station. It’s right round the corner from the big art museum (Palais des Beaux Arts), 10 minutes walk from the Gare St Sauveur big free art gallery, the metro will take you out to Roubaix to the Piscine art museum, and there’s a few more museums in the city too! You’re a 5 minute walk from the shops, under 10 minutes from the main square with the great buildings, and under 10 minutes from the City Hall with the tower you can climb. Only slight downside is it’s a 20-25 minute walk up to the old town, which has loads of great bars and restaurants, but for the lazy 1 stop on the metro then bus will get you there!

  • Brian says:

    Slightly off topic but what’s the thoughts on Egypt holidays at the moment? Was considering combo of Cairo/Sharm but bit hesitant due to the political situation.

  • Nick says:

    Could I advise on whoever has a stay at the CP Heythrop Park that the local public house in the village of Church Enstone only 2 minutes drive is worth a visit for the real ale, food and service. I went last year when stopping at the CP.

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