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Accor is not currently running a global bonus points promotion.

Accor (Novotel, Mercure, Ibis, Sofitel etc) has launched a new promotion offering TRIPLE base points on your next stay.

You need to register via this page of the Accor website.  Once you’ve done that, you will earn triple base points on your next booking.  This is a one-off deal so you may want to time your registration if you have both cheap and expensive stays planned.

Take careful note of the dates:

Triple Accor points

You MUST register before booking via the link you will find here 

You book between 23rd June and 31st July

You stay between 15th July and 15th September (no minimum stay requirement)

Your booking can be in any country but this offer is only valid for residents of selected countries – the UK is included, but many other places are not

There is no minmum stay requirement – even 1 night stays are OK

You can find out more details and register here.

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

(New to Accor Live Limitless?  Read our two-part overview of Accor Live Limitless here and here and our article on expiry rules here.)

Comments (149)

  • Munch says:

    OT 4 adults 4 children looking to visit the lounge at Doncaster Airport. We have 4 lounge passes from 4 Amex gold cards. Can we book the lounge to guarantee access? Do children enter free so we can save a pass for the return journey?

    • Rob says:

      No, only No 1 allows prebooking. You need to look up the exact rules for that lounge re kids on the Lounge Club website.

  • Eden says:

    How well does IHG’s geographical coverage match your typical travel patterns? There’s really no point in pursuing elite status with a hotel chain if you can’t feasibly stay at one (or more) of its properties on a regular basis. Be sure to consider IHG’s hotels in and around your common destinations.

  • Alan says:

    O/T but lounge related.

    I have still never been in any airport lounge, despite having the free passes from an AMEX Gold card for a while, so I am curious to know how long before your flight you are allowed in to the lounge? I’m thinking I might well have a long wait before a Hong Kong flight and using a lounge might be the best way to while away the hours.

    • David says:

      Usually 3 hours for pay-per-use lounges. If you enter the wild world of oneworld Sapphire status, you could spend all day in the glorious HKG lounges…

    • Alan says:

      The Amex lounge in Hong Kong is fantastic if you can get in there – we did with my Platinum last year.

    • the_real_a says:

      You can also use the Plaza Premium “Arrivals” lounge land side before your flight, take a shower and get something to eat. I often do this if arriving very early before checking starts or simply to break up the boredom.

  • Peter K says:

    Anyone else finding the creation login keeps saying you can’t get in due to “maintenance”?

    • Neil Donoghue says:

      I have had that message at least once a week since I joined a year ago! If you keep trying you will finally get in

      • David says:

        And yet still people on here talk about how pleased they are that IHG & Marriott use Creation. There must be some secret benefit that I’m not missing…

        • David says:

          that I *am* missing!

        • Andrew says:

          I suspect they are pleased *only* if they work for Creation.

        • Mark2 says:

          absolutely! do some research

          • David says:

            I’d better find someone at the HfP party who can spill the beans… I think I might know what the deal is already, but I don’t think that benefit is limited to Creation? If there’s something unique to Creation, I’m in the dark…

        • Neil Donoghue says:

          Considering the recent changes with Amex, I am just delighted that there is still a glimmer of hope in the market. If Creation are the only ones brave enough to release new products then I welcome them with open arms and will suffer through not being able to login in every week.

      • BJ says:

        Been trying for two days without success.

    • Mark2 says:

      Just logged in with no problem using Edge

  • Duncan says:

    O/T – Curve
    Does anyone know if curve have a contact number for transaction queries?
    I’ll be ditching them if they are not around to tell me why a spurious transaction has appeared.

  • Chrisasaurus says:

    OT – Amex referrals

    Anyone ever seen this? Was attempting to refer OH from my Plat:

    “We are sorry, but the Account details you used are not eligible for this referral programme”

  • C says:

    Might have missed this being covered already (sorry if so) but I just noticed from the amex platinum upgrade link which I have bookmarked on my computer that it now says ‘Explore a world of benefits and enjoy a welcome bonus of 20,000 Membership Rewards points when you upgrade to The Platinum Card®, and spend £4,000 in your first three months.’ Bit of a jump from the old ‘spend £1k get 10k’ deal!. Was considering getting green and upgrading but I think that spend is pushing it in 3 months, plus the new higher fee!

    • Peter K says:

      It changed when the platinum fee increased.

    • Alan says:

      Does anyone have any data points on what happens with the annual fee for the Platinum, assuming you’ve already been charged the £60 for Green?

      • Shoestring says:

        been reported a couple of times it was a straight pro rata refund of £60 and full charge of Plat

        no free hols

  • Liam says:

    OT — I have a balance transfer offer on my Lloyds Mastercard: 4.9% interest over 36 months with a 0% fee. Am I right in assuming that if I transfer, say, my Virgin Atlantic credit card balance and pay it off immediately, I’ll pay no interest but will earn Avios on that balance at the usual Lloyds rate (is that 0.4 Avios per £1 now)?

    • Charlieface says:

      Yes people have been doing this. Even better if you have free cash withdrawals on another credit card, like Halifax Clarity, use that to run up balances, then pay off Lloyds with the cash.

    • Mark2 says:

      Thanks for the reminder; I have tried it on my card which has changed to new rules. Can anyone remember please whether you get points if you do this on the old card (my wife’s has no yet changed).