IHG introduces avid hotels – a modern, midscale brand!

Midscale hotels in the US with an average price around $90 are a pretty miserable experience: You find a lot of old motels with exterior corridors that haven’t seen a renovation in decades, offered by budget chains and independent hotels that can’t meet even the most lenient brand standards. Now, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is introducing their new midscale hotel … Continue reading

Convenient Manila airport hotel on a budget – Remington Hotel with IHG

The Remington Hotel at Resort World Manila, near the airport, is a convenient budget hotel for a short stop over. You get a clean, modern (if small) room, friendly service and an included breakfast. The casino & mall are just across the street for food and entertainment. And since the Remington joined Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) recently, you can even earn … Continue reading

IHG Rewards PointBreaks List live: 106 hotels for 5,000 points

IHG Rewards Club just published their PointBreaks list for stays through October, 31, 2017, including 107 hotels available for 5,000 points/night. It’s IHG’s most popular rewards promotion and a great deal. The list for this quarter is a little disappointing for me, with only 4 properties in Asia, 11 in Europe and one for Africa and the Middle East on … Continue reading

IHG Rewards – great international reach, easy to get status perks!

The Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) is one of the largest hotel companies in the world and their IHG Rewards Program has 100 million of members. It became a favorite of mine in years of business and leisure travel – yet it doesn’t get much love in the blogosphere. With great international coverage at any budget, easy to earn status and generous promotions … Continue reading