Frequent Miler
The Ritz-Carlton Charlotte: Luxe and welcoming
Last Friday evening, my wife and I flew into Charlotte where we needed a one night stay.  Our plan was to pick up our rental car the next morning, drive to Charleston for a long weekend, then return to North Carolina for Thanksgiving.  I had an expiring 40K Marriott free...
TravelUpdate
Review: Westin Wall Centre Vancouver Airport
The Westin Wall Centre Vancouver Airport offers everything you need for an overnight near YVR. Here's my review of the property.
Live and Let’s Fly
Review: Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha
As the World Cup gears up in Doha, I want to review my recent stay at the Hyatt Regency Oryx during a long layover in Qatar. Hyatt Regency Oryx Doha Review After landing at Hamad International Airport (DOH) from Algeria, a choice awaited me: spend the whole day hanging out...
Your Mileage May Vary
Caution! Writing A Complaint About A Hotel? You May Get A Reply Like This
Although TripAdvisor has its advantages and disadvantages, one “test,” if you will, is whether or not a representative from the establishment writes a reply to a review. If they do,…
Loyalty Traveler
Review: Hotel Indigo Madrid Princesa
IHG’s Hotel Indigo Madrid Princesa is a great location in central Madrid for tourists. In spite of the 35C/95F temperature in the blazing sun on the Fourth of July 2022 I ventured outside for a few hours walking to explore Madrid for the first time. The Royal Palace was a...
Live and Let’s Fly
Review: Hyatt Regency Algiers Airport
I used the Hyatt Regency Algiers Airport as my base during my time in Algeria. While not perfect, this full-service hotel was lovely, with generous accommodations, great benefits for Globalist members, and a superb gym and pool. Hyatt Regency Algiers Airport Review This is a Category 2 hotel, meaning World...
Frequent Miler
Andaz San Diego: Bottom Line Review
I recently was in San Diego for a couple of one-night stays and decided use one of them to check out the Andaz San Diego, a property that I’ve been curious about for awhile. Like most Andaz properties, this one is smaller and tries to put the emphasis on quirky...
Loyalty Traveler
Review: Crowne Plaza Madrid Airport
Arriving at Madrid Airport from Athens on Aegean Airlines at 01:20 in the morning meant booking an airport hotel for convenience and close proximity before heading into central Madrid later in the day. An Uber ride cost 14 EUR from the airport to Crowne Plaza Madrid Airport. The driver spoke...
TravelUpdate
Review: The delicious Kimpton Schofield Hotel in Cleveland
Once upon a time, I was visiting Washington D.C. and a friend said I should stay in the Kimpton Rouge, as “you’ll probably like it”. Turns out he was right. I’ve subsequently stayed in places such as the Kimpton Brice in Savannah and most recently at the Kimpton Schofield in...
Loyalty Traveler
Review: Cozy Villa Montes Hotel, Choice Ascend Collection, San Bruno near SFO
The opportunity with Choice Privileges points is landing a deal when reward rates are low, given that many hotels in the chain fluctuate in reward rates every two to three months. The uncertainty factor is reward night rates do not necessarily increase or decrease in ways you might expect given...
Will Run For Miles
Hotel Review: Grayson Hotel, New York City: a Hyatt Unbound Collection
I toured the newest Hyatt NYC hotel which opened two days ago The post Hotel Review: Grayson Hotel, New York City: a Hyatt Unbound Collection appeared first on Will Run For Miles.
Miles To Memories
A Head-Scratcher: LondonHouse Chicago Highlights and Lowlights
I recently completed my most perplexing hotel stay in recent memory. These are my LondonHouse Chicago highlights. The post A Head-Scratcher: LondonHouse Chicago Highlights and Lowlights appeared first on Miles to Memories.
TravelUpdate
Free Hotel Review: Caesars Atlantic City
Background: Since I moved to New York City this summer I’ve always wanted to see the East coast version on Vegas. So, was pleasantly surprised I had a comp offer with Caesars Diamond at Caesars Atlantic City for a Saturday night so I booked it. I had gotten Caesars Diamond...
Travel Codex
Review: Hilton Tokyo Bay, an Official Tokyo Disney Resort Hotel
I just got back from a four-night stay at the Hilton Tokyo Bay and I thoroughly enjoyed my time. The hotel is not perfect by any means but the convenient location, great amenities, and affordable price-point make the Hilton Tokyo Bay a great option for anyone looking for an affordable...
Miles To Memories
Ritz Carlton Chicago Review – Luxury Aging Gracefully
I recently stayed at the Ritz Carlton Chicago, and I didn't want the visit to end. Find out all the reasons why in my review. The post Ritz Carlton Chicago Review – Luxury Aging Gracefully appeared first on Miles to Memories.