Archive for September, 2010

New Crowne Plaza Opening Offer – Heythrop Park Resort

September 30th, 2010 No comments

What: TravelZoo offer:

“Opening on 1 October, the Crowne Plaza Heythrop Park is a brand new hotel set in 440 acres of glorious Oxfordshire parkland. To promote its opening, the hotel is offering Travelzoo subscribers a fabulous discount, plus a room upgrade, meals, a round of golf or a spa treatment and champagne.

The offer is for £75 per person, per night, and includes:

  • Overnight accommodation with a free upgrade to an Executive room (worth £30)
  • Breakfast
  • Free dinner with glass of champagne
  • Complimentary round of Golf on Bainbridge course or a spa treatment”

And finally, want a cheaper deal – from £60 per night try the 2 for 1 deal – no executive room,breakfast, champagne or dinner though.

Where: Oxfordshire, UK

Brands: Crowne Plaza

When: Available Sunday-Friday from 8 October and 30 November. Saturday night stays add £14 per person (when I tested this, the surcharge was not being applied to the room rate).

Blackout dates: 11, 20-21, 23, 24 October.

How: Book now…

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Anywhere Challenge

September 29th, 2010 3 comments

What: I admit I’ve been a bit late posting this one. The Anywhere Challenge is a weekly quiz across 8 weeks. Each week starting on a Tuesday there is a new destination to guess and prizes to be won! As the week progresses more clues are given to make it easier to work out the destination – but the prizes for guessing correctly diminish.

  • Guess correct on Monday and win: 2,000 Priority Club Reward Points
  • Guess correct on Wednesday and win: 1,500 Points
  • Guess correct on Thursday and win: 1,000 Points
  • Guess correct on Friday and win: 500 Points

In addition each week there is a grand prize which is made from a draw of all correct entries:

  • Weekly Prize #1 – 30,000 Priority Club Reward points ($126 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #2 – 30,000 points plus a Kodak Digital Video Camera ($286 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #3 – 60,000 points ($252 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #4 – 30,000 points plus a 16 GB iPad ($756 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #5 – 30,000 points ($126 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #6 – 30,000 points plus a Digital Camera ($286 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #7 – 60,000 points ($256 USD)
  • Weekly Prize #8 – 30,000 points plus a 16 GB iPad ($756 USD)


– Guess once per day

– Be specific in your guesses if you want to win!

When: Weekly until 30th October 2010

Where: Open to Open to residents of the 50 US, DC, Canada (excluding Quebec) & the UK.

How: Enter here

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5000 Bonus Points – when you stay at a new IHG Hotel

September 23rd, 2010 No comments

What: Stay the night and earn 5000 bonus points!

“We have recently opened several fantastic new hotels and to celebrate we are offering 5,000 bonus points for any stay at these hotels during September and October. Simply choose from the hotels listed below and start planning your trip today.”


  • Holiday Inn Saint Petersburg Moskovskye Vorota
  • Holiday Inn Algarve
  • Holiday Inn Express Manchester CC – Oxford Road
  • Holiday Inn Milan Nord Zara
  • Hotel Indigo London – Tower Hill

Brands: Hotel Indigo & Holiday Inn

When: September & October 2010

How: Book now…


(For all points offers see All Current Points Offers )

2 Stay – Get 1 night free or Double Points – Sweet Dilemma!

September 1st, 2010 20 comments

What: “From September 20 to December 31, 2010, two stays with us will earn you a Free Night at any of our hotels outside of Asia Pacific. Or, you can opt for Double Points or Miles. Indecision has never felt so rewarding.”

Important note – unlike the previous promotion the free night promotion requires two STAYS, not just two nights.

Where: Worldwide (except you can’t earn free nights in Asia Pacific)

Brands: InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Indigo, Holiday Inn and Express by Holiday Inn hotels, Staybridge Suites, and Candlewood Suites hotels


– Stay: From September 20th – December 31th 2010

– Redeem Nights: By June 1st 2011

How: Register here..


Double Points

– Double points start on your second stay at InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza®, Hotel Indigo®, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Express by Holiday Inn™

– Double Points start on your first qualifying stay at Staybridge Suites®, and Candlewood Suites® hotels

– Available worldwide

Free Nights

– You need two stays (not nights) for each free night

– You forgo any any base points earned in the this period

– Up to 5 nights can be earned

–  You can only earn nights outside the Asia Pacific region

– Allow up to 14 days from check-out for receipt of Free Night Notification.