Best Western Rewards

Best Western Rewards is the loyalty scheme for the Best Western hotel chain. The scheme became an Avios partner during 2017 as the articles below explain.  It is also a long-running partner of Virgin Flying Club.

 

The official Best Western Rewards website is here.

Bits: IHG Rewards Club “moving to variable points pricing”, Flybmi routes rescued, Best Western buys WorldHotels

News in brief: IHG Rewards Club “moving to variable points pricing” InterContinental Hotels Group, owner of Holiday Inn, HI Express, Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza etc, published its 2018 results on Tuesday. The summary is here, but I have summarised the summary into news I think […]

Bits: Business Traveller charity auction, big Qatar Airways UK schedule increases, Best Western £40-£60 sale

News in brief: Business Traveller charity auction now on As usual at this time of year, Business Traveller is running a charity auction. This year the proceeds go to The Royal Hospital for Neuro-Disability, an independent charity providing care for people living with neuro-disability. There are many […]

Why transferring hotel points to a friend is good (but airline miles are bad)

Most frequent flyer schemes allow you to pay to transfer miles to a friend.  It is usually a terrible deal.  The price is often only modestly cheaper than buying miles outright but no new miles are being created – you are paying a high fee simply for […]

Bits: Best Western sale (plus Avios, a status match and £20 voucher!), get your kids a toy passport

News in brief: Best Western Winter Presale now on Best Western is not the most exciting UK hotel group but they have been getting more aggressive on their promotions recently.  For the last 10 months they have also been an Avios partner – see my […]

What are the best hotel promos for July?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running.  Apologies that this edition is a little later than usual. All of the information in this article can also be found on our ‘Hotel Promos’ page which contains details of all of the […]

Bits: last chance for a discount on SPG and IHG points, £20 Best Western gift card on your next stay

News in brief: Last chance to get a 35% discount buying Starwood points Tomorrow, 31st May, is your last chance to pick up Starwood Preferred Guest points at a discount. You can currently buy Starwood Preferred Guest points at 35% off in a new offer – the link […]

What are the best hotel promos for June?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running. All of the information in this article can also be found on our ‘Hotel Promos’ page which contains details of all of the current offers, together with links to our major articles on […]

Bits: the ultimate Hilton / F1 redemption, free breakfast at Best Western (and how to get a status match)

News in brief: The ultimate Hilton / Formula 1 points redemption! I often write about how some ‘experiences’ redemptions offered by the hotel groups go very cheaply because they are not well described in the headline, and the real value only emerges when you drill […]

What are the best hotel promos for May?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running. All of the information in this article can also be found on our ‘Hotel Promos’ page which contains details of all of the current offers, together with links to our major articles on […]

Bits: new Amex / Hilton £50 cashback deal, £15 off Lufthansa, Amex and Mastercard Best Western discounts

News in brief: Hilton ‘£50 back on £250 spend’ cashback deal A new Hilton cashback offer has appeared on a lot of American Express accounts.  To see if you are targetted, visit the Amex website and take a look under the ‘Offers’ tab on the […]

What are the best hotel promos for March?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running. All of the information in this article can also be found on our ‘Hotel Promos’ page which contains details of all of the current offers, together with links to our major articles on […]

What are the best hotel promos currently available?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running, back after a Christmas and New Year break. All of the information in this article can also be found on our ‘Hotel Promos’ page which contains details of all of the current offers, […]

Bits: booking a hotel this week?, 80% bonus buying Hilton points, 35% discount on SPG points

News in brief: Booking a hotel this week? There was a spike in readership to our hotel pages yesterday so it seems that people are looking to get some bookings in place during this quiet(er) time between Christmas and New Year. As a reminder, here […]

Good Best Western promo – £10 gift card for every stay

We don’t cover many Best Western Rewards promotions on Head for Points, simply because there aren’t many of them. It is worth keeping an eye on the scheme though.  Here is an overview of Best Western Rewards that I wrote recently.  Please note in particular: […]

Bits: 20% off Best Western, pointless Aer Lingus hotel portal, new Avios Southend-Glasgow route

News in brief: Get 20% off Best Western UK with MasterCard Last week we covered the launch of the new Avios partnership with Best Western.  That article also covered how to get a Best Western status match. You will earn either a flat 500 Avios […]

NEW! Earn Avios at Best Western – and how to get a status match

Avios and British Airways Executive Club have a new hotel partner – Best Western. You may be surprised to learn that Best Western was not already a partner.  It was an existing Virgin Flying Club partner.  (This HFP article lists other hotel chains which are Virgin […]

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