UPDATE: The Starwood American Express credit card offers in this post are no longer available, but check Hot Deals for the latest offers!
Do you know which hotel chains give you free nights on award and paid stays?
Get Free Nights on Award Stays, Like at the Westin Ka’anapali Ocean Resort Villas in Maui. I’ll Show You How!
I’ll tell you which hotels participate. And how to get the most out of your free nights!
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For a limited time, Chase has increased the sign-up bonus on the Chase Marriott Rewards Premier and Chase Marriott Rewards Premier Business cards to 80,000 Marriott points after completing minimum spending…
To get the new offer, you must apply by August 31, 2015.
But I’ve looked at the fine print and it’s usually NOT a better deal than the regular sign-up bonus.
You Could Use 80,000 Marriott Points for 2 Nights at the Key Largo Bay Marriott Beach Resort
I’ll explain why some folks will prefer the regular 70,000 point offers for these cards!
Emily and I receive a commission for the 80,000 point personal version of the card, but not for the other offers. No matter what, we’ll always tell you about the best deals!
I’ve written about how to take a Disney vacation for cheap using miles and points. And how you can get airfare and a 5-night stay at Disney hotels Dolphin and Swan from just 2 credit cards!
There are so many hotels near Walt Disney World where you can stay using points or weekend night certificates. So how do you choose?
You Can Stay at the Disney Swan Hotel Using Starwood Points, but There Are LOTS of Other Great Options Near Walt Disney World!
I checked TripAdvisor for the best hotels close to Walt Disney World. Here are some top picks you can book with hotel points!
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I’ve written about the hotel booking site StayFaster as well as the StayAtHand app and StayDreamer. And now StayFaster has added
new features to help you find the right hotel your next trip!
With StayFaster You Can Compare Hotels and Still Earn Rewards Points. Plus, They’ve Added More Ways to Make It Easier to Search
I’ll tell you about the new tools and how you can earn 10% cash back on your 1st stay!
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Million Mile Secrets reader, TB, commented:
There are some hotel and airline chains in which you can transfer points/miles to points/miles and vice versa for 1:1 or 1:2 or better ratio.
What site can I go to to know what hotel or airline accepts transferred points/miles from other hotels or airlines?
Great question! You can NOT transfer airline miles from 1 airline to another. And you can NOT transfer hotel points between hotel programs. But it is possible to transfer hotel points to airline miles.
Let’s 1st look at transferring hotel points to airline miles. And later we can take a look at transferring airline miles to hotel points.
You Can Transfer Hotel Points to Airline Miles. But Should You?
I’ll explain how to do it. And if it’s ever a good idea to make the transfer!
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