Virgin Hotels has announced a new project in Glasgow.
Set on Clyde Street and due to open in 2022 – so it seems very likely to happen – it will have 242 rooms, a ‘Commons Club’ restaurant and a cafe. Many rooms will have panoramic views of the river.
Virgin Hotels is also working on an Edinburgh project. It will be in the India Buildings on Victoria Street and is also due to open next year.
If you have a bit of time to kill today, this US review of the chaotic opening of Virgin Hotels Las Vegas this week is entertaining. I wouldn’t be booking in for a while ….
How to earn Virgin Points from UK credit cards (October 2021)
As a reminder, there are various ways of earning Virgin Points from UK credit cards. Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses.
You can choose from two official Virgin Atlantic credit cards (apply here, one has a bonus of 15,000 points):
You can also earn Virgin Points from various American Express cards – and these have sign-up bonuses too.
American Express Preferred Rewards Gold is FREE for a year and comes with 30,000 Membership Rewards points, which convert into 30,000 Virgin Points:
Until 2nd November 2021, there is a special offer on The Platinum Card from American Express.
You will receive a sign-up bonus of 60,000 Amex points which converts into 60,000 Virgin Points.
(Want to earn more Virgin Points? Click here to see our recent articles on Virgin Atlantic and Flying Club and click here for our home page with the latest news on earning and spending other airline and hotel points.)