Hotel Reviews

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Hotel Review: Four Points Sheraton Seattle Airport South

I booked a quick stay at the Four Points Sheraton Seattle Airport South for my overnight coming back from Alaska. I was landing late and flying out early so I wanted... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Sheraton Dallas: The Biggest Hotel in North America?

Have you ever turned down a suite upgrade? I did this time because it was a suite with two beds. Yes the room was bigger but I want that king. The post Sheraton Dallas:... Read More

TravelUpdate
Come to Disneyland Paradise: Hotel Menage, Anaheim

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Hyatt Regency Dallas: 12 Hours of Straight Sleep

When I was a young lad, my dream was to get a job as a consultant so I could fly for work. It seemed like the perfect way to travel and get paid. Now that I am on the... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hi-Lo Hotel Portland

We recently spent a couple of nights in Portland (the primary motivation was to check out the Priority Pass lounge offering there). The Pacific Northwest is highly... Read More

Running with Miles
Hotel Review: Hyatt Place Columbus/Dublin

It might not have been perfect, but finding space in at a category 1 Hyatt before a big college football game was a win. What did I think of this hotel? The post Hotel... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Park Hyatt Dubai (Suite)

The Park Hyatt Dubai has not changed at all since my last visit in 2011. While the hotel is well-maintained with an extremely convenient location near the airport, I... Read More

Travel Codex
Review: The Stones Hotel Bali, Marriott Autograph Collection

The Stones Hotel Bali is a beautiful hotel situated on the southern tip of Bali. Located in the Kuta/Legian region, the 5-star hotel is close to all the nightlife and... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Hyatt Regency Kathmandu – Suite

Review des absolut tollen Hyatt Regency in Kathmandu ... Read More

Points With a Crew
Stockholm Sweden hotel review: Best Western Arlanda Hotellby

We had a great stay at the Best Western Hotellby Arlanda - but when your map suggests it's only a 20 minute walk from the train station... don't believe it! Read More

Muslim Travel Girl
Hotel Review: Four Seasons Doha – Excellent hotel for a stopover in Doha or a Staycation

When I moved to Doha, I heard the term staycation. I never had a real staycation; it was mostly a mattress run for points or a real travel trip to a different city. I... Read More

Modhop
The Colorful Rooms at Hyatt LAX Have a Little Magic in Them.

Here’s why Here My LAX go-to hotel for convenience at LAX has always been the Sheraton Four-Points LAX since it’s directly across the street from Budget Car... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: St. Regis Shanghai Jingan – Suite

Combining the end of a mattress run for Marriott Platinum status and the only trip of my United 1K status match, I thought I would stray from my old mainstays and get a... Read More

TravelUpdate
My Stay at the Palazzo Las Vegas

  Background: I was searching places to stay for a quick Vegas getaway. Venetian and the Palazzo were the cheapest 5 stars on the strip, so I decided to give the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Stockholm Sweden hotel review: Hilton Stockholm Slussen

Frequent traveler Dan Miller shares his Hilton Stockholm Slussen hotel review, with information on the amenities, executive lounge, rooms and much more - find out if ... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Element NYC: Great Service, Bad Experience

I've stayed at too many SPG properties to count in New York. This was my first time staying at the Element brand. It's supposed to be a Westin off shoot much like Aloft... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Hyatt Regency Dushanbe, Tajikistan (Suite)

Although our stay was brief, it was long enough for me to vouch for this excellent Hyatt property in the heart of Tajikistan’s capital city of Dushanbe. We arrived... Read More

Points With a Crew
Hotel review: Stockholm Sweden Clarion Hotel Sign

While traveling in Stockholm Sweden, I stayed 2 nights at the Clarion Hotel Sign hotel. Here is my hotel review including thoughts on price, amenities, food and more... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle’s Southport

The Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at Seattle’s Southport is one of Hyatt’s newer hotels in the Seattle area which opened earlier this summer. It’s... Read More

TravelUpdate
Hotel Review: Albert Park Motor Inn Longreach Australia

Longreach is a small town of around 3,000 people in central Queensland in Australia. The Albert Park Motor Inn is one of several motels in the area and is quite handily... Read More

Pizza in Motion
Hotel Review: Hyatt Regency LAX International Airport

The Hyatt Regency LAX is newly renovated and back in the family after decades under other brands. It badly needed a makeover. Well, maybe more like hardcore plastic... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: Hyatt Regency Dushanbe, Tajikistan

For our one night in Dushanbe we stayed at the Hyatt Regency, which is a Category 2 World of Hyatt property. There was Points + Cash availability, so the stay cost me... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Hotel Review : Holiday Inn Express Dublin Airport

Our last night in Dublin we stayed at the Holiday Inn Express Dublin Airport, a modern airport hotel that is practically designed and offers all the basic convenience to... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: ITC Maratha Mumbai – Suite

Review eines ITC One (= Junior Suite) im ITC Maratha am Airport Mumbai. Ein wirklich schönes Hotel ... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: Hyatt Regency Mumbai – Suite

Der zweite schwierige Aufenthalt innerhalb eines Monats. Hyatt Regency Mumbai, ich hätte mir mehr erwartet ... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Stay Review : A charming Airbnb Cottage in Dublin

After rolling in some luxury at the Intercontinental in Dublin, we chose to live like the locals in city. So we headed up to an Airbnb home in a local neighborhood. ... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Hotel Review: W San Francisco

Points Miles & Martinis contributor Nicky shares his thoughts on the W Hotel San Francisco on a recent visit to the Bay Area.  The W Hotel San Francisco is... Read More

TravelUpdate
Marriott Moments: Luxury at The Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
Review: St. Regis Mumbai – Caroline Astor Suite

Review einer Caroline Astor Suite im St. Regis Mumbai als SPG Platinum Upgrade ... Read More

TravelUpdate
Review: Juniper Hotel Cupertino, Curio Collection

  This is a throwback post! I forgot that I haven’t reviewed my stay at the Juniper Hotel Cupertino. It is currently part of Hilton, as part of the Curio... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Hotel Review : InterContinental Dublin

We spent a luxurious weekend at the beautiful InterContinental Dublin. This hotel was earlier flagged a Four Seasons, so clearly the standards were very high. Here is a... Read More