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InterContinental Hong Kong Pushes Back Renovation, Will Rebrand as Regent Hong Kong

Regent Hotels & Resorts currently operates 6 hotels worldwide. Pictured is Regent Taipei. Source: Regent Taipei

Earlier this year, I reported that the InterContinental Hong Kong will be undergoing a major renovation soon. The project is estimated to take 12 – 16 months; other than Yan Toh Heen, the 2-Michelin star Cantonese restaurant, the hotel will basically be closed for reservations and other functions. I think the hotel is sorely in…

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Chase’s New IHG Credit Cards Now Available – How They Stack Up

Chase's new IHG credit cards: the Premier and Traveler cards.

Man, this week has been one filled with disappointing card launches. Adam wrote about the Barclays Arrival Premier card yesterday, which carries a $150 annual fee with mediocre benefits and no sign-up bonus. Today, Chase has officially launched two new IHG credit cards: the IHG Premier and the IHG Traveler cards. These two new cards essentially…

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(Updated) Full List: The 198 IHG Hotels Where You Can’t Use The Anniversary Free Night

The InterContinental hotels in Bora Bora will now cost 70,000 points a night. Source: IHG

Update (4/6): The list previously contained 330 hotels and included some hotels that cost 40,000 points, which are redeemable with the free night certificate. IHG has since updated their list of excluded hotels and this post has been updated to reflect that. It remains uncertain why some 40,000-point hotels were included in the list IHG…

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Full List: Redeem IHG Points for Kimpton Hotels

The Kimpton DeWitt Hotel in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Source: Kimpton Hotels

IHG announced that they were going to buy Kimpton Hotels back in 2014, and finally announced that they are rolling Kimpton’s Karma Rewards loyalty program into the IHG Rewards Club program late 2017. Kimpton has a pretty diehard fan base, with customers who like their boutique, somewhat quirky properties in larger cities. Kimpton’s footprint is mostly…

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Easy points: Lyft rides now earn Delta SkyMiles

Effective today, Delta SkyMiles members can earn miles on every dollar they spend with ride-sharing app Lyft. The Delta-Lyft partnership is the first such agreement between a ride sharing company and an airline. The only similar existing partnership is between Uber and hotel partners including Hilton, IHG and Starwood Preferred Guest. Unlike the bonus agreement involving…

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Full List: IHG PointBreaks for November to January, 5000 Points Per Night!

Stay at the InterContinental Cali for 5,000 points per night with IHG PointBreaks!

tIHG Rewards Club has released the full list of the properties that will be eligible for PointBreaks promotion from October 31, 2016 – January 31, 2017. The PointBreaks promotion enables members to book reward nights for just 5,000 points per night. PointBreaks are perhaps one of the best hotel deals, sine IHG points are relatively easy to come by. For example,…

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