World of Hyatt

World of Hyatt, previously know as Hyatt Gold Passport, is the loyalty scheme for Andaz, Hyatt, Park Hyatt and Grand Hyatt hotels amongst others. You earn points which can be used for free nights or transferred into frequent flyer miles including Avios points.

I published an extensive two-part review of World of Hyatt which can be found here and here. The latest promotions can be found on our 'Hotel Promos' page.

Bits: Is British Airways getting rid of the Club Europe table?, last day for 30% Hyatt ‘buy points’ bonus

News in brief: Is British Airways getting rid of the Club Europe console? On Wednesday we wrote about the plans by British Airways to cap Club Europe at seven rows due to the lack of galley space on its new and ‘to be refurbished’ short […]

Bits: 25,000 bonus World of Hyatt points, up to 13,000 Miles & More miles with a hotel booking

News in brief: Up to 25,000 bonus World of Hyatt points World of Hyatt has launched a new bonus points promotion for stays between now and 15th May 2018. You can earn 1,000 bonus points for each eligible night at Park Hyatt, Miraval, Andaz, Grand […]

Why I am suddenly a fan of Hyatt Place hotels (especially Hyatt Place Dubai Al Rigga)

This is my review of the Hyatt Place Dubai Al Rigga hotel. Arriving off a flight into Dubai late at night, I didn’t see any value in paying for an expensive hotel that evening.  I had booked the Waldorf Astoria on the Palm for my […]

What are the best hotel promos currently available?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currentlyrunning, 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, together […]

Bits: hotels offering suites for points redemptions, 30% bonus buying Hyatt points

News in brief: Hotels where you can redeem for suites The extremehoteldeals site has been running a series of well-researched articles on hotels which let you redeem for suites or high end rooms at standard rates.  In some cases this may be an error, whilst […]

Bits: Opodo and ebookers discounts, Virgin MAN and LGW routes using airberlin planes, World of Hyatt changes

News in brief: Opodo and ebookers launch new discount codes Opodo and ebookers have new discount codes for anyone booking a flight or a ‘flight and hotel’ package in the next few days. Via this link (click here), Opodo is offering £35 off a £500 […]

Bits: Amex / Park Hyatt free night offer, No 1 Lounges / Avios promo over, ‘How To Land A Plane’ winners

News in brief: Amex / Park Hyatt ‘free night’ offer Park Hyatt is, in my view, the most luxurious hotel brand which is part of major chain and which allows you to earn and redeem loyalty points.  (Sorry, The Ritz-Carlton.  But I know you are […]

What are the best hotel promos currently available? (registrations close today)

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: 10am check-in for IHG Spire Elite, 40% bonus buying Hyatt points, buy Avios bonus

News in brief: 10am check-in (guaranteed?) now a Spire Elite benefit IHG Rewards Club sent out an email to Spire Elite members over the weekend.  It said: “We know that when you’re busy travelling, every second of down time is precious. That’s why we’re making […]

Bits: double Avios on Kaligo hotel bookings, Hyatt double points promo, last day for ‘buy Avios’ bonus

News in brief: Double Avios on Kaligo.com hotel bookings Hotel booking site Kaligo.com has been fairly quiet on the promotional front recently. They now have a new offer available: You will receive double Avios – up to 40 per £1 but usually less – on […]

Bits: 100% IHG buy points bonus, Marriott to AA bonus, Hyatt New York deal

News in brief: (Note: parts of this article appeared on the site by accident on Friday for a few hours which is why it may sound familiar!) 100% bonus when you buy IHG Rewards Club points IHG Rewards Club – the InterContinental, Holiday Inn, Crowne […]

Get a 35% bonus on hotel transfers to Avios – but is it a good deal?

It was due a return and now it is back.  I’m talking about the ‘bonus when you transfer your hotel loyalty points to British Airways Avios‘ promotion. The ba.com page for the offer can be found here. As with the last two versions of this offer, which […]

What are the best hotel promos at present?

Welcome to our monthly 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 […]

Don’t get caught – IHG, Hilton and Marriott change their cancellation rules

The last few months have seen a number of, in some cases, underhand moves to change – for the worse – the cancellation policies for flexible hotel bookings. These moves have generally been restricted to North America which is why I haven’t covered them.  However, […]

How to use small orphan amounts of miles and points – Part 1 (Hotels)

I thought it was about time to revise and update the lists I first published in 2012 about the best way to use up small amounts of miles and points. What I want to explore is ‘What is the smallest or most optimum small reward, and […]