Our membership programme guides
Worldhotels is a group of independent hotels. They have a handpicked portfolio of 450 properties in 250 destinations and 65 countries across the world. By staying with Worldhotels you will receive a range of special benefits, ranging from business traveller rates, to earning points/miles with frequent flyer programmes from 25 different airlines. This article provides an overview of the benefits you can receive when booking direct with Worldhotels.
Expedia is a popular booking channel for flights, hotels, car hire, activities, and many more travel needs. When you book through Expedia you can also join their Rewards programme – Expedia+ – which allows you to earn points which can be redeemed for credit for future bookings with Expedia. This article explores how you earn points, what you can use these points on, and where you can coup the best value out of the programme.
Last week, we showed you how you can 'acquire' elite status with four different hire car companies without hiring a car. This week, I am showing you how you can receive Gold elite status with Le Club AccorHotels, without booking a hotel stay. This will be the quickest elite membership you'll ever acquire.
This article explains how you can quickly gain elite status with Avis, Hertz, Sixt and Europcar, for no more than US$165, all without putting your foot in a hire car. Follow our step by step instructions to secure elite benefits for a minimum of 4 years.
TFE Hotels is a partnership between Toga Group (Australia) and Far East Hospitality (Singapore). They have hotels in Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, Germany, Hungary and Denmark. This article details their membership programme, and how to earn airline miles.
JR/Duty Free have duty free stores in New Zealand, Tahiti, Australia and Israel. This article explores their membership programme JR/Vantage, and what it means for frequent travellers to New Zealand, and New Zealand residents.
Kempinski Hotels are located in 30 countries across Europe, Asia and Africa. They have a growing presence in a China, with 21 hotels. This article details their membership programme, and how to earn airline miles.
Parkroyal Hotels & Resorts comprise 13 hotels, resorts and serviced suites across Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Myanmar. This article details their membership programme and how to earn airline miles.
With Club Carlson, the hotel rewards programme from Carlson Hotels, members can earn free hotel award nights at over 1000 hotel locations around the world. While there are limited opportunities in Asia Pacific (plenty of hotels in China, but none in New Zealand, and only a few in Australia), there are hundreds of hotels across Europe and North America.
You can earn Hilton Honors™ Points nearly everywhere. Use them for almost anything. From staying at Hilton Hotels and Resorts to dining at restaurants and making purchases with HHonors credit cards, there are thousands of ways to earn Honors Points. And with so many hotel, travel and shopping rewards to choose from, you will never run out of great ways to use them.
Staying at a Park Regis or Leisure Inn hotel? Join up with Stay Well Rewards and receive 10% off their best flexible rates (using the code 'SWR') at any hotel in Australia, Asia, India, Europe and the Middle East. This is a good deal if you want to make a booking, but still want the flexibility to cancel or changes dates if needed. However if you have plans locked in and you're alright paying up front, this offer won't provide much value.