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Denver Airport’s Marijuana T-Shirt Ban, New Hawaiian Airlines Lounges, and 30% Off Starwoods in Europe

News and notes from around the interweb: Hawaiian Airlines redoes their lounges. Nothing special, but much needed nonetheless. 30% off participating Starwood hotels in Germany, Austria, Switzerland. On Denver airport’s ban on the sale, advertisement, or even wearing of marijuana-related logos and related items. Show More Summary

Starwood Introducing Alternative To Platinum Suite Night Awards

In 2012 Starwood introduced a suite of new benefits for elite members, which really propelled them to one of my favorite hotel loyalty programs out there. From my perspective, the two most significant enhancements included: -- Platinum...Show More Summary

Venice: St. Regis and JW Marriott Will Duke it Out Private-Island Style in Venice from April

6 days agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

The setting: Venezia, Queen of the Adriatic. The contenders: Starwood v. Marriott. The prize: best new hotel in the category ?private islands?. That?s what?s on the menu this spring in Italy, where both Starwood (by way of St. Regis)...Show More Summary

5 Amazing Hotels You Can Book with Starwood Points

Despite what you may have heard, you don’t have to pay for a single hotel stay in order to begin racking up hotel loyalty points. Case in point: With the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express, you simply need to...Show More Summary

Starwood Hotels & Resorts

Let's get straight to the point: Starwood Hotels & Resorts are awesome.  Why?  Because whether you've been dreaming of a breathtaking beach landscape, a rustic mountain retreat or even a big city locale, they have an exquisite hotel or resort for you.  Which means you can celebrate your wedding AND your honeymoon all in the same stay.  It's…

Hilton and LiveNation band together for five years

Hilton and LiveNation, the music concerts and events company, will band together over the next five years to bring musical special events and opportunities to HHonors members. Starwood Hotels has been dropped from LiveNation hotel sponsorship after six years. Show More Summary

Starwood Asia Pacific 50% off rates for stays to April 19, 2015

Starwood Hotels in Asia Pacific region have a 7-day sale for up to 50% off hotel rates for stays to April 19, 2015. Promotion code DAILY50 or DAILYRB (including breakfast). Rates are prepaid and nonrefundable. Booking Period: January...Show More Summary

Does Starwood Compensate Hotels For Offering Your24?

I commend Starwood for offering incremental perks for those that over-qualify for Platinum status. Last year I stayed over 75 nights with Starwood, which comes with two extra perks, described as follows: Earn 4 Starpoints for every eligible U.S. Show More Summary

SPG Amex Annual Stay And Night Credit Benefit

I'm primarily loyal to two hotel chains -- Starwood Preferred Guest and Hyatt Gold Passport. I've had top tier status with both chains for several years now, even before I lived in hotels full time. While neither chain has the global...Show More Summary

January 2015 Hotel Promotions Guide

Yesterday, I posted a comparative analysis of 2015 Q1 hotel promotions from seven chains based on $1,000 in hotel spend. Club Carlson, Choice Privileges, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest and Hilton HHonors were analyzed. Show More Summary

Kyoto: Starwood Will Be Next for Kyoto With Suiran, a Luxury Ryokan

2 weeks agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

There was a time when the Hyatt Regency was considered the high-end Western hotel in Kyoto, the former imperial capital of Japan. That changed with the opening of The Ritz-Carlton last year, where a more traditional Japanese experience is still very much possible though in its Tatami Suite. Show More Summary

Did You Wonder What a Hotel Has to Actually Do For You If You’re Dissatisfied?

I’ve found that Starwood hotels are the best overall at responding to complaints. If something goes wrong on a stay, an email to Corporate Customer Service (customercare -at- generally takes care of it. I find that...Show More Summary

View Your Hyatt Stay More Play More Promotion Details

By now, most of the major hotel chains have announced their global first quarter 2015 promotions, including Club Carlson, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest. Meanwhile Hyatt shared a while back that they'll be announcing their next global promotion on January 12. Show More Summary

Stricter Day Before Cancellation Policy: Starwood Joins Hilton and Marriott — But Is That Bad News?

3 weeks agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Effective as of Thursday, January 15, 2015, you must cancel a reservation as of 6:00 in the evening local time of the hotel property on the day before arrival at Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide properties globally which currently...Show More Summary

74 new Starwood Hotels in 2014 and growth in 2015

Starwood Hotels highlights growth in 2014 and anticipated growth for 2015 in a press release this week. There are some interesting data points. Starwood Hotels opened 74 hotels in 26 countries in 2014. Starwood Hotels signed 175 new management and franchise agreements in 2014. Show More Summary

Starwood global cancellation policy 6pm day before arrival effective January 15, 2015

Starwood Hotels joins Marriott and Hilton in setting a global cancellation policy. Starwood Hotels global cancellation policy is 6pm day before arrival hotel local time effective January 15, 2015. Starwood Lurker on FlyerTalk states the change will impact about 35% of hotels worldwide that currently offer day of arrival cancellation without penalty. Show More Summary

Hyatt’s First Quarter Promotion Will Be “One Of Their Best”

Most of the major hotel chains have announced their global first quarter 2015 promotions by now, including Club Carlson, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest. Meanwhile Hyatt Gold Passport has been fairly tight-lipped about their promotion, other than announcing that it will debut on Monday, January 12, 2015. Show More Summary

Starwood Implements Most Restrictive Cancellation Policy Of Any Hotel Chain

Last October, Marriott announced that they would be changing their global cancellation policy as of January 1, 2015. Not surprisingly, Hilton matched within a month, also for stays starting January 1, 2015. They were changing the cancellation...Show More Summary

Over 200 hotels SPG Hot Escapes January 7, 2015

There are 218 hotels on SPG Hot Escapes January 7, 2015 version for stays through February 18. That is almost 20% of Starwood Hotels globally and the distribution this week is proportioned in global style. SPG Hot Escapes are prepaid...Show More Summary

Earn Double Starpoints — Plus Earn up to 4,000 Bonus Starpoints — With SPG Double Play.

3 weeks agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Through April 15, 2015, you can earn double Starpoints on all eligible stays of two nights or more at greater than 1,000 participating Starwood Hotels and Resorts properties worldwide; and there is no limit on the number of bonus Starpoints...Show More Summary

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