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Unique Offers from Hotel Loyalty Programs

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These days, a few hotel loyalty programs are offering much more than just room upgrades and a free night’s stay.

Now you can cash in your points for unique travel experiences.

At the Hilton’s new Grand Reward Store in Manhattan, you can get tickets to Broadway shows, a trip to Hawaii, or high-end items like iPods and golf clubs.

Through Hilton’s rewards program, you can also go skiing for 30,000 points, record your own CD for 60,000 points, or if you have 245,000 points to spare, learn a new vocation as a brew master.

Starwood Preferred Guest program’s lets you bid on unique experiences, like tickets to a movie premier followed by a meet-and-greet with the stars, starting at 10,000 points.

With the InterContinental Hotel Group, Priority Club customers can take advantage of experiences like riding shotgun in a stock car, whale watching, or a sunset clam bake in Cape Cod.

Check out our Hotels section for more information.

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