Best Hotel Rewards Programs

US News and World Report 10/30/2019

AAA World Article

There isn't one hotel loyalty program that's ideal for every traveler. Some programs offer greater flexibility and prioritize earning points for free nights, while others emphasize special members-only privileges, such as free Wi-Fi access or minibar credits. To help you choose the best rewards program for you, U.S. News identified 10 of the most prominent hotel loyalty programs and evaluated them using a methodology that weighs factors like member benefits, the average number of paid nights required to earn a free stay and how easy it is to earn and use rewards. Our approach places emphasis on the ease of earning points and redeeming free nights for basic members. Before enrolling in a program, check out which ones cemented a place on our list of the Best Hotel Rewards Programs for 2019-20. The top 10 are:

  • #1 Marrioitt Bonvoy
  • #2 Wyndham Rewards
  • #3 Hyatt
  • #4 Choice Privlidges
  • #5 Best Western
  • #6 IHG
  • #7 Radisson
  • #8 Invited
  • #9 Sonseta
  • #10 Hilton

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