Tag Archive: IHG Rewards

Mar 22

Hotel Review: Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport

Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport 10-14 Centre Rd, Melbourne Airport VIC 3045, Australia Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport is located right next to Melbourne International Airport (Tullamarine Airport). The hotel provides a complimentary shuttle to airport although you can walk through the parking structure next to the hotel. A complimentary night here costs 35,000 IHG Rewards points. …

Continue reading »

Mar 13

Hotel Review: Crowne Plaza Auckland

Crowne Plaza Auckland 128 Albert St, Auckland, 1010, New Zealand Crowne Plaza Auckland is located just a couple of minutes walk away from Sky Tower in the heart of Auckland. It is about 20 km away from Auckland International Airport and you can use various mode of transportation (I recommend Skybus) to get here. A …

Continue reading »

Feb 24

Hotel Review: Crowne Plaza Queenstown

Crowne Plaza Queenstown 93 Beach St,Queenstown, 9300, New Zealand Crowne Plaza Queenstown is located on the shores of Lake Wakatipu and very close to the city center. The hotel is located just under 10 km from Queenstown International Airport. A complimentary night at this property costs 40,000 IHG points per night. We had booked 2 …

Continue reading »

Feb 20

Hotel Review: Intercontinental Kuala Lumpur

 Intercontinental Kuala Lumpur 165 Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur 50450, Malaysia This five star hotel is located right beside the Ampang Park Light Rail Transit (LRT) station on Kelana Jaya Line. This hotel is a very good option for those wanting to walk to the Petronas Towers as its only a 10 minutes walking distance away …

Continue reading »

Sep 12

Hotel Review: Holiday Inn Express, Rome – San Giovanni

Holiday Inn Express Rome – San Giovanni Via Assisi 51 Rome, 00181, Italy Holiday Inn Express Rome – San Giovanni is located a bit away from the historical center of Rome but available within convenient reach by metro. The hotel is located about 10 minutes walk from the Ponte Lungo metro station (Line A) and …

Continue reading »

Nov 13

Hotel Review: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Niagara Falls

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Niagara Falls 10111 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Niagara Falls,New York 14304 Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Niagara Falls is located on the US side of the border, about 6 miles away from the Niagara Falls. It is about 20 miles away from the Buffalo Niagara International Airport. There is …

Continue reading »

Oct 14

Hotel Review: Crown Plaza Dulles Airport, Herndon, Virginia

Crowne Plaza Dulles Airport 2200 Centreville Road, Herndon, Virginia 20170, United States This IHG hotel is located only 3 miles from Dulles International Airport and provides 24-hour complimentary shuttle. It is located next to a big shopping area with movie theater and plenty of restaurants like Qdoba, TGIFridays and other dining options like Indian, Mediterranean, …

Continue reading »

Sep 17

Are you participating in the “Big Win” promotion?

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, the parent company of the Holiday Inn brands has come up with an exciting “Big Win” promotion. Basically, you log on to the promo website with your IHG Rewards Club number and you will see your personalized offer. Each offer contains a set of tasks which when completed ends up rewarding …

Continue reading »

Aug 26

Hotel Review: Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Henderson, Nevada

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, Henderson, Nevada 441 Astaire Drive, Henderson , Nevada 89014 We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express in Henderson during our last trip to Vegas. Its about 10 miles away from the strip. I have stayed at the strip hotels many times before but this time I had signed up …

Continue reading »

Mar 29

January 2013: Maldives Trip Report – Day 4

  Since this was the last day of our stay at the resort, we wanted to make the most of it. Because our flight left at around 11 PM, the front desk notified us that we had complimentary late checkout till 2 PM and after that we could leave our luggage at the reception and …

Continue reading »

Mar 27

January 2013: Maldives Trip Report – Day 3

  On Day 3, we woke up early and had a quick breakfast. Karen had signed up for a complimentary snorkeling trip at the house reef . The trip starts at 9:30 AM and snorkeling gear rent is free for the trip. There were about 8 people on the boat plus the 3 man crew …

Continue reading »

Mar 25

January 2013: Maldives Trip Report – Day 2

  We woke up early and Karen decided to make some freshly brewed coffee using the french press in the room.     The resort is pretty expensive when it comes to food. We brought some breakfast snacks like cake, dry indian sweets, chips, crackers for breakfast supplies for the 4 days we were here. …

Continue reading »

Mar 22

January 2013: Maldives Trip Report – Day 1

  We arrived at the resort by speedboat from Male around noon. After an expedited check-in we were shown our sea-view beach house. After freshening up we decided to do a quick tour around the island. You can walk around the entire island in about 20 minutes.         Since we are after all in …

Continue reading »

Mar 14

Hotel Review: Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma, Maldives

Address: Holiday Inn Resort, Kandooma Fushi, South Male Atoll, 00000, Maldives We stayed for 3 nights and 4 days at this Holiday Inn resort using our Priority Club points. Following redemption options are available for stay with points Free award night – 25,000 Priority Club points (currently devalued to 35,000 points/night) Cash + Points: 30,000 …

Continue reading »