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Get a 100% bonus when you buy IHG Rewards Club points

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IHG Rewards Club – the InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza etc scheme – is running another sale with a bonus of 100% when you buy over 5,000 points. 100% is as generous an offer as you will ever see for IHG points.

The deal ends on 31st October.

The page to buy points is here.  It does not seem to be a targeted offer.

IHG Rewards Club 100% buy points bonus

The standard prices, before the bonus, are:

  • 1,000 – 10,000 points for $13.50 per 1,000 points
  • 11,000 – 25,000 points for $11.50 per 1,000 points
  • 26,000 – 60,000 points for $10 per 1,000 points

With a 100% bonus, you would be able to buy 120,000 IHG points for (at current exchange rates for $600) £455.  

At the top end of the IHG Rewards Club portfolio, you have InterContinental properties which top out at 60,000 – 70,000 points per night. That’s what you would pay for InterContinental Le Grand in Paris or the InterContinental Amstel in Amsterdam pictured below.

You should look at this if you have a ‘buy points’ target for the latest Accelerate promotion – although it makes more sense to buy 5,000 and get the bonus than buy 1,000 for no bonus.  If you are topping off your account, it is also a good deal irrespective of the exact cents per point cost.  The maximum number of points you can buy per year is 200,000 (ie 100,000 plus the 100,000 bonus if you were offered the maximum 100% extra).

You can buy via this link.  The offer ends on 31st October.

(Want to earn more hotel points?  Click here to see our complete list of promotions from the major hotel chains or use the ‘Hotel Promos’ link in the menu bar at the top of the page.)

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  1. My SPG points from last few months of spend on my amex have (surprisingly) turned up today….. finally 🙂

    • Ditto – just cancelled the card yesterday too! Managed to get Amex to backdate the cancellation by a month (small amount of cash but every little helps!)

      • Lol, would never even have thought of asking them to backdate a cancellation, it seems that the audacity of HFP contributors knows no bounds 🙂

        • All investment bankers apparently? Mmmm

        • Haha I was just annoyed that I’d be sitting waiting for the points to arrive before being able to cancel, didn’t use the card during that time and thought nothing ventured nothing gained!

          @Yomy – nope!

      • Good going haha

  2. Don’t know what this has to do with the M&M bundle at all as it likely has no similarities apart from being a prepaid card.

    The 8% bonus is great and I can’t understand why they are offering it as its super value, you can even get a physical card for £5 so you can then use it in store.

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