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IHG® REWARDS CLUB GLOBAL MEMBERSHIP TERMS AND CONDITIONS


The IHG® Rewards Club program (Program) membership and its benefits are offered at the sole discretion of Six Continents Hotels, Inc. (SCH) and its subsidiaries and affiliates which are InterContinental Hotels Group companies (collectively IHG). Hotel brands currently participating in the Program include InterContinental®, Crowne Plaza®, Hotel Indigo®, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Resort®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Staybridge Suites®, and Candlewood Suites® (collectively, IHG Hotels). Brands may be added or deleted at the sole discretion of SCH.

The rights and obligations of SCH under the Program may be assigned or transferred by SCH to any other related or unrelated entity at any time, and performance thereafter shall be the responsibility of that entity.

The following are some of the service marks and trademarks owned by IHG: IHG® Rewards Club, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Resort®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Staybridge Suites®, Candlewood Suites®, Crowne Plaza®, Hotel Indigo®, and InterContinental®.

  1. Program Sponsor. The Program is operated by Six Continents Hotels, Inc., Three Ravinia Drive, Suite 100, Atlanta, GA 30346-2121 U.S.A. and is administered on its behalf by an appropriate IHG company
  2. Membership Eligibility and Fee. Membership in the Program is available to individuals (you) as stated in these Program Terms and Conditions. You must be at least 18 years of age or the age of majority in your state or province of residence, whichever is older. You may maintain only one account. Companies and/or other entities cannot enroll. There is no enrollment fee for this Program.
  3. Program Availability. SCH reserves the right to restrict, suspend, discontinue or cancel this Program upon 90 days' written notice to all active members. In that event, your right to receive IHG® Rewards Club points/airline miles/frequency credits may end 90 days after we notify you and your right to redeem IHG® Rewards Club points may end 180 days after we notify you, no matter what the level of your participation in the Program. IHG® Rewards Club points for all members not presented for redemption on or before such redemption end date cannot be redeemed.
  4. Membership Cancellation. SCH reserves the right to cancel any IHG® Rewards Club membership and revoke any and all unredeemed IHG® Rewards Club points collected by any member for reasons that include, but are not limited to: 1) violation of these Terms and Conditions; 2) misrepresentation of any information or any misuse of this Program; 3) violation of any national, state or local law or regulation in connection with the use of membership privileges; 4) failure to pay for hotel charges; 5) a check to a participating hotel brand that is returned for insufficient funds or is invalid for any reason; 6) commission of fraud or abuse involving any portion of this Program; 7) more than one active account per member; or 8) physical, verbal, or written abuse of hotel or IHG personnel; or 9) action, in any other way, to the detriment of the Program or any of its alliances; all as may be determined by SCH in its sole discretion.
  5. Changes in Terms and Conditions. SCH and its Frequency Alliances reserve the right to change, limit, modify or cancel Program Terms and Conditions (including the number of IHG® Rewards Club points issued for a Qualifying Stay), regulations, benefits, conditions of participation, rewards and reward levels in whole or part at any time, even though changes may affect the value of points or rewards already accumulated. You will be bound by any such changes.
  6. Notice of Changes. Any such changes will be shown in these Terms and Conditions on the ihgrewardsclub.com web site and will be effective immediately unless stated otherwise. A notice that a change has been made will be placed on the web site for a reasonable period of time. Any changes to any printed version of the Terms and Conditions will be contained in the next reprinting of that printed version. SCH will attempt to notify active members of major Program changes, but will not be liable for failure to do so, and all members will nevertheless be bound. An active member is defined as any member having point activity (accrual or redemption) within the last 12 months.
  7. Legal rights. Neither the Program nor any benefit offered by the Program creates, constitutes or gives rise to any legal or contractual rights by members against SCH.
  8. Data Privacy. Under the data protection legislation of various countries, we are required to particularly draw your attention to the fact that by applying for membership or by continuing to exercise the privileges of membership and in order to make it possible for IHG to perform its obligations under the Program, you accept and explicitly authorize that your personal information which is supplied by you in the enrollment form or during the course of your Program membership (i) shall be processed by SCH, in its capacity of data controller, by its subsidiaries, affiliates or franchisees, including IHG hotels in nearly 100 countries, and by the IHG® Rewards Club and InterContinental Ambassador Service Center Link will open in new browser window. and (ii) may be transferred worldwide to any third parties with which IHG is affiliated within the scope of the Program ("Frequency Alliances") or to third parties to process your personal data on our behalf or where required by applicable law or in the event of a company reorganization, merger or acquisition, for use of such information for its (their) administration of membership records, guest service, advertising, marketing and communication purposes. They or we may contact you for marketing purposes by mail, fax, telephone or email. Also, as an additional value-added benefit, we are offering you the opportunity to receive information on goods or services that may be of interest or value to you by providing various companies a mailing list of IHG® Rewards Club members. This is an opt-in benefit for members who are residents of Europe, Middle East, Africa, Australia, Canada, or other countries that require an opt-in process. You will need to check the relevant box on the offline enrollment form or contact your IHG® Rewards Club or InterContinental Ambassador Service Center Link will open in new browser window. to get this benefit. Members residing in all other areas of the world, including the U.S.A. may automatically get this benefit. If you wish to be excluded from such affiliated third party contacts and/or such mailing lists, you will need to contact the Service Center Link will open in new browser window. in your region and ask to be removed.
  9. Right of Access to Data. You have a right of access to your data by sending a written request to your regional IHG® Rewards Club or InterContinental Ambassador Service Center Link will open in new browser window.. You are responsible for restricting access to and maintaining the confidentiality of your membership account and PIN and you agree to accept responsibility for the activities of anyone using your PIN.
  10. Special Services. You may be entitled to special services and benefits at IHG hotels. Benefits and services may change from time to time and may vary by hotel, country and geographical region. Club-level members receive free enrollment into the IHG® Rewards Club program and may receive hotel benefits which vary by hotel and region. They include but are not limited to the following: complimentary weekday newspaper and extended check-out until 2 PM EST (based upon request and availability).
  11. Points for Stays. You may earn Points for Stays beginning with the date of your enrollment in the Program. Points will not be earned for Stays made prior to the date of your enrollment as shown in IHG® Rewards Club records. A Stay is defined as one night or consecutive nights at the same hotel, regardless of frequency of check-in/check-out. A Stay is qualified when paying Qualifying Room Rates, which include most business and leisure rates. If you enroll in IHG® Rewards Club at the time of your initial stay in any IHG branded hotel excluding ANA partner hotel worldwide, you will be awarded 1,000 points for that qualified enrolling stay. For subsequent stays, and for all stays if you enroll by some other means prior to your initial stay, you will receive the following:
    • InterContinental Hotels & Resorts outside of the United States, Canada, Mexico, Latin America, and the Caribbean plus all InterContinental Alliance Resorts worldwide, you will receive 2,000 points per Qualifying Stay or the applicable airline miles, which may vary by participating airline;
    • Effective 2012 February 15, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Latin America, and the Caribbean plus all Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn, and Holiday Inn Express hotel brands worldwide, you will receive ten (10) points for each USD dollar or local currency equivalent paid toward Eligible Charges on your individual hotel room bill, when you pay Qualifying Room Rates, or the applicable airline miles;
    • Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites hotel brands you will receive five (5) points for each USD dollar or local currency equivalent paid toward Eligible Charges on your individual hotel room bill, when you pay Qualifying Room Rates, or the applicable airline miles;
    • ANA/Partner Hotels in Japan, points earned vary by hotel: you may earn 2,000 IHG® Rewards Club points, 1,300 IHG® Rewards Club points or 600 IHG® Rewards Club points or the applicable airline miles. For complete details visit www.ihgrewardsclub.com/ana.
    Eligible Charges Worldwide include the following Qualifying Room Rates paid for hotel room nights: including the hotel’s Advanced Purchase Rate, Best Flexible Rate, worldwide sales negotiated rate, national/regional/local government rate and specified leisure rates as confirmed by IHG's HOLIDEX® Plus reservation systems. Points will be awarded for Qualifying Room Rates booked through IHG central reservation offices, IHG web sites, travel agents or directly at the hotel. In addition, in North, South and Central America and the Caribbean, points may be collected on locally negotiated rates if these rates are discounted less than 30%. At Asia Pacific hotels, Qualifying Room Rates also include all locally negotiated rates. Eligible Charges Worldwide also include food and beverage, telephone, laundry, and in-room movies charged to the member's room. Hotels may choose to award points for other charges at their discretion. At U.S. and Canadian hotels (except InterContinental Alliance Resorts), you can collect points or miles on all Eligible Charges for multiple hotel rooms (less than 10) provided those rooms are used in conjunction with the member's stay at the same hotel, and that their IHG® Rewards Club member number is recorded on each reservation, or the charges from those multiple room reservations are referred to on the hotel room bill associated with the member's reservation.
  12. Limits on Points for Stays. Points are not issued for stays at the following reduced room rates (Non-Qualifying Room Rates; Non-Qualifying Stay): net wholesale individual and group rate, certain package rates, employee discount rate, friends and family rate, crew rate, special discounted contract rates, seasonal worker/crew rate, 50% travel club discount rate, travel industry discount rate, distressed passenger rate, IHG® Rewards Club Reward Nights/Airline Hotel Reward rate, most rates booked through most third party web sites, complimentary hotel stays and any other rates not defined as a Qualifying Room Rate. Except as expressly set out otherwise in these Terms and Conditions, IHG® Rewards Club points are not awarded for fractions of a U.S. dollar spent, or for dollars spent on tax, VAT, GST, service charges, gratuities or hotel incidentals. Charges not billed to your room, gift shop purchases, and meeting charges, other than IHG® Meeting Rewards, will not be eligible for points. You must have stayed in the room and paid for it in full to receive IHG® Rewards Club points. Only one room will be credited per member per night; however, at U.S. and Canadian hotels (except InterContinental), you can collect points or miles on all Eligible Charges for multiple hotel rooms (less than 10), provided those rooms are used in conjunction with your stay at the same hotel, and your IHG® Rewards Club member number is recorded on each reservation, or the charges from those multiple room reservations are referred to on the hotel room bill associated with your reservation. Only the member whose name is on the reservation record will be awarded points and will be awarded Qualifying Night credit toward achieving Elite-level status or other promotional goals. Only one Qualifying Night credit, per member, per night will be awarded regardless of the number of reservations booked and paid for by the member. Points and/or Qualifying Night credit are not awarded for no shows even if the room is paid for in full. IHG® Rewards Club points or miles will not be issued if your room is paid for by a trade group, association or company as part of a convention or group business meeting (10 rooms or more). If you stay at an IHG hotel under the terms of a contract or group commitment, you will not be eligible to receive points.
  13. Points have no value. IHG® Rewards Club points are not redeemable for cash or any other form of credit and have no value until presented for redemption in accordance with the terms and conditions of this Program. Points have no fixed or ascertainable cash value. Members have no ownership interest in accrued points and accrued points do not constitute property of the members. Use of the word earn in marketing materials in relation to IHG® Rewards Club points shall mean collect and shall not infer that the points have any value until they are presented for redemption. Points may not be purchased or sold and are not transferable except as otherwise stated herein.
  14. Employer Restrictions. Some employers, by policy, may prohibit or restrict employee participation in the IHG® Rewards Club program. IHG assumes no responsibility or liability for compliance with these policies.
  15. Points Adjustments. The points listed in your IHG® Rewards Club account are subject to change to reflect actual stay information, any adjustments and Program changes. If you believe your account activity statement is inaccurate, contact your regional IHG® Rewards Club or InterContinental Ambassador Service Center Link will open in new browser window.. Point adjustments will not be made more than 60 days after the statement date. Please keep all of your hotel room receipts for your records, as they will be required for point adjustment requests.
  16. Communications Not Received. SCH is not liable for loss of misdirected correspondence, requests, freight, or Reward Certificates that may be incomplete, illegal, delayed, lost or stolen.
  17. No Guarantees on Merchandise. SCH, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees, and agents make no guarantees, warranties or representations of any kind, expressed or implied, with respect to items of merchandise or products or services of Frequency Alliance partners, and shall not be liable for any loss, expense (including without limitation, any legal fees), accident or inconvenience that may arise in connection with the use of such items or as a result of any defect or failure of such items. Any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose are specifically disclaimed.
  18. Restricted by Law. This Program or participation therein is not valid and/or the awarding of IHG® Rewards Club points or Frequency Alliance miles/credits and/or the granting of rewards is void where prohibited or restricted by law in the country of the member's domicile.
  19. Program Violations. Program violations, suspected fraud or abuse in relation to point or mileage credit or reward usage is subject to appropriate administrative and/or legal action by appropriate governmental authorities and by SCH, including, without limitation, freezing your account the forfeiture of all point transfers, rewards, vouchers, or merchandise issued pursuant to point redemptions and any accrued points or miles in your account, as well as cancellation of the account and your future participation in the Program.
  20. Point Purchases. You may purchase additional points necessary to redeem a reward to a maximum of 50,000 points within a calendar year. Points must be purchased in minimum increments of 1,000 points, and can only be paid for by an accepted credit card. Follow the instructions at www.ihgrewardsclub.com/purchasepoints or call your regional IHG® Rewards Club Service Center for assistance. No cancellations or refunds are permitted.
  21. Point Transfers. IHG® Rewards Club points may be transferred between any two specifically designated member accounts. A member may authorize the transfer of the necessary number of IHG® Rewards Club points into another member's account. The cost to the member authorizing the transfer will be $5 USD per 1,000 points transferred, and can only be paid for by an accepted credit card. Follow the instructions at www.ihgrewardsclub.com/transferpoints or call your regional IHG® Rewards Club Service Center for assistance. An Authorization to Transfer Points form must be completed and submitted in order to transfer the required number of points. Once the authorization for transfer is received and processed, the transferor relinquishes all rights to the transferred points. No cancellations or refunds are permitted. Other than as stated above, no transfer of points may occur.
  22. Other Point Awards. IHG® Rewards Club points may be distributed as rewards, recognition, or incentives by IHG hotels to guests and hotel employees, and also by other companies with whom SCH has agreements to their employees and customers.
  23. Maintaining Account Information. You can view your IHG® Rewards Club account details and activity, and update your personal information and communication preferences at www.ihgrewardsclub.com. You will need to provide your Membership Number or email address and PIN to access this information online. You agree to provide accurate information to the program and to promptly communicate any changes to your contact information via the IHG® Rewards Club website or by contacting your nearest IHG® Rewards Club Service Center.
  24. Internet Access for Members: Beginning January 2014, standard internet access will be available to all IHG® Rewards Club members at no additional cost at all IHG hotels located in the Americas, Greater China, Asia, Middle East and Africa with or without a hotel reservation and/or qualifying stay. Furthermore, IHG® Rewards Club Elite members will be provided standard internet access at no additional cost at all IHG hotels in Europe. Internet availability and accessibility in common areas vary by hotel. Internet accessibility, speed, and connectivity in common areas and guest rooms vary by hotel. Details regarding a property's internet accessibility will be available at the hotel's registration desk. Please note that The Venetian® and The Palazzo®, an InterContinental Alliance® Resort, do not offer the Free Internet Access benefit, which is instead included in the daily resort fee.
  25. Program Interpretation. Interpretations of Program Terms & Conditions shall be at the sole discretion of SCH. SCH reserves the right to add, modify, delete or otherwise change these Terms and Conditions or any rules related to the Program at its sole discretion, with or without notice and subject to local laws and regulations.


REWARD NIGHTS

  1. Advance reservations are required.
  2. Each reward is valid only for a double or king room for one night and tax. Reward Night reservations may be booked for multiple hotel rooms (less than 10) on the same stay date at the same property provided the IHG® Rewards Club member number is recorded on each reservation and the required points are redeemed for each room. Rooms are limited, subject to prior sale and availability of allocated resources and may be unavailable during high demand periods.
  3. Reward Night rooms do not include food and beverages, gratuities or incidentals. These charges are to be paid directly to the hotel prior to check-out. Transportation costs to and from the hotel are not included.
  4. Specified hotel brand category point requirements are valid for InterContinental Hotels Group hotels worldwide.
  5. Reward nights at all-inclusive resorts cover all-inclusive benefits and require a 10,000-point supplement per night. All-inclusive plans are based on double occupancy. Extra person charges apply beyond double occupancy.
  6. IHG® Rewards Club reserves the right to restrict, suspend, modify or substitute the Reward Nights program at any time without notice.
  7. Participating hotels may be added or deleted from any brand or destination category while this offer lasts. The rewards are void where prohibited by law.
  8. IHG® Rewards Club points or airline miles are not awarded for the room rate equivalent on Reward Night stays; however, points are awarded for all other eligible charges to the member's room except at InterContinental Hotels and Resorts. Reward Night stays are defined as those in which a member redeems points for a Reward Night.
  9. Reward Night reservations are not travel agent commissionable. Reward Nights, in-hotel redemptions, redeemable gift vouchers and merchandise may not be sold or used for commercial gains.
  10. Point values for any hotel or destination may change at any time. Points have no value until presented for redemption by the member.
  11. IHG® Rewards Club members who cancel their Reward Night reservation will have their points used for that reservation re-deposited into the member's IHG® Rewards Club account, and may be subjected to a processing fee. IHG® Rewards Club members who do not cancel their Reward Night reservation by the cancellation deadline and do not use their reservation (no-show) are still subject to a no-show charge for the first night of the reservation, plus tax, per room, billed to the credit card used to guarantee the reservation upon booking. The points redeemed for the no-showed Reward Night reservation will be re-deposited into the member's IHG® Rewards Club account.
  12. IHG® Rewards Club members may redeem points for Reward Nights by calling the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center in their region or by reserving the Reward Nights online at www.ihgrewardsclub.com. Members must be logged in to redeem points online for a Reward Night. Reward Night reservations require a credit card to guarantee the reservation. Reward Night reservations can be cancelled online but cannot be modified.
  13. IHG® Rewards Club PointBreaks are a feature of Reward Nights. Point Breaks are Reward Nights priced at 5,000 points at selected hotels for a limited period of time, instead of the standard redemption rate. IHG® Rewards Club PointBreaks Reward Nights are based on availability and PointBreaks locations may be added or deleted at any time.
  14. Last Minute Reward Nights are a feature of Reward Nights. Last Minute Reward Nights are Reward Nights available at up to 50% off the standard Reward Night redemption rates at selected hotels for a very limited period of time, which will vary by offer. Last Minute Reward Nights are based on availability and Last Minute Reward Night locations may be added or deleted at any time. All other Reward Night terms and conditions apply.
  15. IHG® Rewards Club "Points & Cash" is an option for obtaining a Reward Night. You may choose to redeem IHG® Rewards Club points for a Reward Night in three ways: using your existing points for all required points for the desired Reward Night; using your existing points and 5,000 points purchased for US $40 to total the required points; or using your existing points and 10,000 points purchased for US $70 to total the required points. The total purchase on any single day may not exceed $280 US. Points & Cash Reward Nights may only be redeemed online at www.ihgrewardsclub.com. Point purchase amounts are subject to change by IHG® Rewards Club. You must use a valid credit card for points purchase. Upon completion of the points purchase, you agree that the total dollar amount will be immediately charged to the credit card you specified. The cost for the points purchased is non-refundable. If the Reward Night is cancelled in accordance with these Terms & Conditions and with each hotel's cancellation policy, the purchased IHG® Rewards Club points will be re-deposited into your IHG® Rewards Club account. Cash components of this award that are paid in currencies other than U.S. dollars will be adjusted by IHG® Rewards Club, as needed, to reflect the USD equivalent of the non-USD payment at that time. All other Reward Night terms and conditions apply.


IHG® REWARDS CLUB GOLD, PLATINUM ("ELITE") MEMBERSHIPS

  1. Points for Elite Status - For purposes of determining Elite Status, IHG® Rewards Club points are classified as either Elite Qualifying Points or Non-Elite Qualifying Points. Base points earned from Qualifying Rates paid for hotel stays, points collected from partner transactions, IHG® Rewards Club Bonus Points Packages and Meeting Rewards are considered Elite Qualifying Points and counted towards membership elite status. A Qualifying Rate includes the following: non-discounted rate, standard corporate rate, worldwide sales negotiated rate, national/regional/local government rate and specified leisure rates as confirmed by the IHG HOLIDEX® Plus reservation system. All other point earning transactions, including promotional points, points vouchers, points purchase, points transfers, and points deposits, will be considered Non-Elite Qualifying Points and will not be counted towards elite status.
  2. Elite status will be awarded to accounts that have successfully satisfied at least one of the following elite membership criteria:
    1. Elite Qualifying Points - IHG® Rewards Club Gold Elite status will be awarded to members who have earned at least 20,000 Elite Qualifying points during a calendar year. IHG® Rewards Club Platinum Elite status will be awarded to members who have earned at least 60,000 Elite Qualifying points during a calendar year. Once a member earns elite membership status in any calendar year, such status will be maintained through the end of the following calendar year.
    2. Qualifying Nights – IHG® Rewards Club Gold Elite status will be awarded to members who have earned a minimum of 15 nights at Qualifying Rates during a calendar year. IHG® Rewards Club Platinum Elite status will be awarded to members who have earned a minimum of 50 nights at Qualifying Rates during a calendar year. Once a member earns Elite membership status in any calendar year, such status will be maintained through the end of the following calendar year. Starting July 1, 2013, IHG® Rewards Club Reward Nights consumed by members will be counted as Qualifying Nights towards Elite membership qualifications.
    3. Fast Track to Elite Status – Members also have the opportunity to earn Gold Elite status faster by staying at 3 different IHG brands AND accruing 10 Qualifying Nights within a calendar year. IHG® Rewards Club Platinum Elite status will also be awarded to members who stay at 4 different IHG brands AND accrue 40 Qualifying Nights within a calendar year. IHG® Rewards Club members residing in Asia, the Middle East and Africa are required to stay at 3 different IHG brands AND accrue 40 Qualifying Nights within a calendar year to reach Platinum Elite status. Once a member earns elite membership status in any calendar year, such status will be maintained through the end of the following calendar year. Elite Rollover Nights and IHG® Rewards Club Nights will also be counted towards Fast Track to Elite Status. Participating IHG brands include InterContinental®, Crowne Plaza®, Hotel Indigo®, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites®, and Candlewood Suites®, Even® and Hualuxe®. Brands may be added or deleted at the sole discretion of SCH.
    4. Elite Rollover Nights – Qualifying nights in excess of 50 nights will be counted towards a member’s Elite status qualification for the following calendar year. Elite Rollover Nights are only valid for one calendar year.
  3. IHG® Rewards Club Gold members will receive a 10% elite bonus on all base points earned during the period in which they are IHG® Rewards Club Gold members. IHG® Rewards Club Platinum members will receive a 50% elite bonus on all base points earned during the period in which they are IHG® Rewards Club Platinum members. Elite bonus points accrued on Base points from qualifying stays are Non-Elite Qualifying points and do not count towards elite qualification. Future bonus/benefits for Gold and Platinum members may vary. Gold and Platinum level bonus points are credited only to members who choose to collect IHG® Rewards Club points. Bonus points for Gold and Platinum members apply only on the base points collected by a member and not on any additional points received due to a special offer or promotion.
  4. Hotel Room Upgrades for Platinum Members: Platinum level members will be offered a complimentary upgrade, as determined by the hotel, which might include rooms on higher floors, corner rooms, newly renovated rooms, or rooms with preferred views. The upgrade will be offered at time of check-in, based on availability, and will only apply to the member's personal guest room. The hotel is not required to upgrade members to suites or specialty rooms. Upgrade benefit will not apply to rooms booked as a Reward Night reservation.
  5. Guaranteed Room Availability for Platinum Members: When contacting the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center directly and guaranteeing the reservation with a valid credit card, each Platinum level member will be guaranteed one room for personal use, for reservations made at least 72 hours prior to the date of arrival, except during special events that result in extraordinary room demand, as determined solely by the hotel. The member will not be charged more than the prevailing rate for the accommodation requested, and the member is not entitled to a rate less than the prevailing rate. Once made, Platinum Guarantees may not be dishonored for any reason. If the member does not arrive and has not obtained a cancellation number prior to 6 p.m. (4 p.m. in Europe), the credit card may be billed for one night's room and tax. Platinum Guarantees do not apply to Reward Nights. A minimum stay duration requirement may apply at select Holiday Inn Club Vacations locations.


INTERCONTINENTAL AMBASSADOR STATUS

  1. As an IHG® Rewards Club member, you may also purchase InterContinental Ambassador status. Purchase of InterContinental Ambassador status entitles you to higher levels of recognition and to all published benefits of InterContinental Ambassador status valid only at InterContinental Hotels & Resorts properties worldwide. Standard IHG® Rewards Club benefits apply when you stay at other hotels within the IHG family of brands - Crowne Plaza®, Hotel Indigo®, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, EVEN Hotels, Hualuxe, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.
  2. If you have InterContinental Ambassador status, you are subject to all IHG® Rewards Club Membership Terms and Conditions. Ambassador and Royal Ambassador status and Royal Ambassador referral certificate may not be transferred, bartered, or sold. Ambassador and Royal Ambassador benefits apply only to the member’s personal room.
  3. Only IHG® Rewards Club members may purchase InterContinental Ambassador status. Upon purchase of InterContinental Ambassador status, IHG® Rewards Club members who have not achieved Gold Elite status will be automatically upgraded to the Gold Elite membership level. A non-IHG® Rewards Club member who purchases InterContinental Ambassador status will automatically be enrolled in IHG® Rewards Club at the Gold Elite membership level.
  4. IHG® Rewards Club membership and InterContinental Ambassador benefits are not transferable.
  5. IHG® Rewards Club members with InterContinental Ambassador status will be invited to renew every year. In order to continue receiving InterContinental Ambassador benefits, IHG® Rewards Club members must pay an InterContinental Ambassador renewal fee every year prior to membership expiration.
  6. The accrual of room nights towards Royal Ambassador status is not applicable in conjunction with airline and/or travel industry discounts or to long-stay residents at their long-stay hotel, defined as a continuous stay of 90 days or more.
  7. InterContinental Ambassador benefits are not available to airline crew members for crew stays.
  8. Complimentary Weekend Night Certificate: Each Certificate is valid for 12 months from the date of issue and is redeemable in conjunction with a minimum two-night paid weekend stay when booking the Ambassador Weekend rate "AMB Certificate" at any InterContinental Hotels & Resorts property (not valid at any other IHG® hotel brands). The Certificate is valid for one complimentary room night on the second night of a paid Ambassador Weekend rate "AMB Certificate" booking and may only be booked on intercontinental.com/AMBWeekend or by contacting the Ambassador Service Centre at ambassador@ihg.com. The Certificate is not valid on any other rates. Advance reservations required. Rooms on the Ambassador Weekend rate "AMB Certificate" are subject to availability. The original Certificate must be presented at time of check-in to the hotel or the hotel may decline the booking. One Certificate may be used per stay. 'Weekend' is determined as follows: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, except in the where hotels may define the weekend as Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Certificates are valid only for the member who has InterContinental Ambassador status, and are not transferable. or barter of the Certificate will render it void. The Certificate is valid for room and tax only. Reward Nights do not apply in conjunction with the Certificate. Certificate cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or free night offer.
  9. InterContinental Ambassador Benefits: A room one category higher than purchased will be assigned upon check-in to InterContinental Ambassadors. InterContinental Ambassadors will be entitled to a late checkout time of 4:00 pm. Ambassadors receive fresh fruit and water in their room on arrival, with mineral water replenished daily. Ambassadors receive a personalized welcome letter and in-room gift. Ambassadors are entitled to one free Pay-TV film per stay (where a cost is applicable). Ambassadors with IHG® Rewards Club Platinum status are entitled to guaranteed room availability with 72 hours advance reservation. When staying on Reward Nights, all Ambassador and Royal Ambassador Privileges apply with the exception of upgrades, free Pay TV film per stay, 24 hour guaranteed room availability, 8:00am early check-in and complimentary mini-bar beverages (where a cost for these benefits is applicable). Ambassadors are charged Single Rate for Double Room Occupancy. Any Club Lounge access given to Ambassadors is solely at the discretion of the hotel and is not a benefit that is included in Ambassador status.
  10. Royal Ambassador Status: Royal Ambassador status is the highest level of status and entitles IHG® Rewards Club Ambassador members to additional benefits at InterContinental Hotels and Resorts. Royal Ambassador status is granted to IHG® Rewards Club Ambassador members by invitation and at IHG® Rewards Club’ sole discretion. IHG® Rewards Club reserves the right to limit the number of members with Royal Ambassador status. Royal Ambassador’s receive Guaranteed room availability for one room occupied by the Royal Ambassador with 24-hour advance reservation. Reservations must be made before 12:00 midday (local hotel time) 24 hours prior to intended arrival for room availability to be guaranteed. Only in exceptional circumstances where the hotel has been completely reserved by the Government and with explicit IHG® Rewards Club approval, may a reservation be declined. Early check-in (8:00 am) shall be available to all Royal Ambassadors. An upgrade to an Executive room, Club InterContinental room or a Suite for Royal Ambassadors at check-in is guaranteed. Where a Club InterContinental room is given, Club lounge access must also be given. Club lounge access otherwise is only to be given at the discretion of the hotel and is not a benefit. The following Suites are not included in the upgrade policy: InterContinental – Presidential Suite. InterContinental – Royal Suite. In circumstances where an executive room, Club InterContinental room or a suite is not available at 8:00 am, the Royal Ambassador will be checked into an available room until the executive room, Club InterContinental room or the Suite is available later on the day of arrival. Use of all in-hotel health club facilities (where available) shall be complimentary for Royal Ambassadors. Treatments such as massage, facials, manicure may incur charges. Beverages are complimentary from the mini-bar in the Royal Ambassador’s personal room only, and for in-room consumption by member only (benefit excludes non-beverage items). Void where prohibited by law.
  11. InterContinental Resorts properties: The Venetian and The Palazzo Resorts - All Ambassador benefits apply at The Venetian and The Palazzo Resorts with the exception of the complimentary daily newspaper which is included in the resort fee. Royal Ambassador Benefits: Please be aware that all Royal Ambassador member benefits apply at these InterContinental Alliance Resorts with the exception of Mini-Bar: Royal Ambassador members will receive a $100 credit from the resort toward the mini-bar per stay.
  12. IHG® Rewards Club membership and InterContinental Ambassador and Royal Ambassador benefits are provided where available, at the sole discretion of IHG, and shall be considered void where prohibited by law.
  13. SCH reserves the right to restrict, suspend or cancel the InterContinental Ambassador and Royal Ambassador benefits and discontinue the IHG® Rewards Club membership of any member who acts in a manner inconsistent with applicable laws, rules, regulations, or these Terms and Conditions, in SCH’s sole discretion.
  14. SCH may amend the InterContinental Ambassador and Royal Ambassador benefits and these Terms and Conditions at any time.


IHG ARMY HOTELS:

All IHG® Rewards Club Membership Terms and Conditions under the General Terms and Conditions apply to the IHG Army Hotels except:
All IHG® Rewards Club members earn 3 Points/$1 USD regardless of earning preference when staying at an IHG Army Hotel. Points only will be offered, no airline miles. IHG Army Hotels do not participate in the Reward Night Program, Meeting Rewards, IHG® Rewards Club Bonus Point Package Program, Point Voucher Program or Hotel Goodwill Program. IHG Army hotels do not issue complimentary weekday newspaper.

IHG® MEETING REWARDS

  1. The IHG® Meeting Rewards program is available at hotels in the IHG Family of Brands excluding properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, India and Southwest Asia. Membership in the IHG® Meeting Rewards program, the awarding of points, the redemption of awards and participation in IHG® Meeting Rewards program are void when prohibited by law and subject to any applicable government regulations. IHG® Rewards Club Membership Terms and Conditions apply.
  2. Meeting Planner: Meeting Planner must be a member of, or enroll in, IHG® Rewards Club and be designated as a Meeting Planner by IHG® Rewards Club to participate in the IHG® Meeting Rewards program.
  3. Earning Points with IHG® Meeting Rewards: Meeting planners can earn IHG® Rewards Club points for planning Qualified Meetings at hotels in the IHG Family of Brands excluding properties in Europe, the Middle East and Africa., unless prohibited by their employer, by becoming a member of the IHG® Meeting Rewards program, subject to the IHG® Meeting Rewards program’s full Terms and Conditions, which may be obtained at www.ihgrewardsclub.com/meetingrewards or by contacting a IHG® Rewards Club Service Center. Meeting Planners must indicate that they wish to participate in IHG® Meeting Rewards program prior to signing the Sales or Catering/Banqueting Contract and must provide their IHG® Meeting Rewards membership number, which may be obtained by enrolling at www.ihgrewardsclub.com/meetingrewards or by contacting an IHG® Rewards Club Service Center. IHG® Rewards Club points will not be retroactively credited for previously booked and/or held meetings or catering/ banqueting events.
  4. Qualified Meeting: The IHG® Meeting Rewards program is available at InterContinental and Crowne Plaza hotels only in conjunction with meetings of ten or more paid guest rooms for at least one night of the event and must include qualified catered/banqueting events directly associated with a meeting, booked and held within the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Latin America, Caribbean and Asia Pacific (excluding Southwest Asia). The IHG® Meeting Rewards program is available at Candlewood Suites and Staybridge Suites hotels only in conjunction with meetings of ten or more paid guest rooms for at least 5 consecutive nights, booked and held within the U.S., Canada, Mexico or Caribbean. The IHG® Meeting Rewards program is available at Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express and Hotel Indigo hotels only in conjunction with meetings of ten or more paid guest rooms for at least one night of the event, booked and held within the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Latin America or Caribbean. In Asia Pacific, the IHG® Meeting Rewards program is available at InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, and Holiday Inn Hotels and Resorts only in conjunction with meetings of ten or more paid guest rooms for at least one night of the event and must include a minimum of USD$1000 qualified catered/banqueting charges directly associated with a meeting. All negotiated group room rates associated with an IHG® Meeting Rewards meeting are considered a qualified rate under the IHG® Rewards Club program.
  5. Earning Schedule: Planner will earn three (3) IHG® Rewards Club points for every $1USD spent on negotiated group guest room rates for Qualified Meetings and other Qualified Meeting Charges, exclusive of Excluded Meeting Charges.
  6. Qualified Meeting Charges – attendee guest room rates, meeting food and beverages and meeting room rental.
  7. Excluded Meeting Charges – any associated taxes, gratuities, service fees, any outside vendor/supplier charges, and any attendee incidentals or other expenses.
  8. IHG® Rewards Club points will be credited to the Meeting Planner’s member account 6–8 weeks after the qualifying meeting has been held and paid for in accordance with the sales and catering contract with the hotel. Planner does not need to attend the meeting or catered/banqueting event to take advantage of the IHG® Meeting Rewards program. However, to be eligible to claim IHG® Rewards Club points in conjunction with the meeting, a Meeting Planner must be employed, or contracted, by the sponsoring company or organization at the time that the meeting is actually held.
  9. Planner may earn up to 60,000 IHG® Rewards Club points for each Qualified Meeting, including applicable meeting catering/banqueting expenses at hotels in the IHG Family of Brands excluding properties in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Two or more meetings held by the same organization over the same date(s) or consecutive dates at the same hotel will be considered one meeting or catering/banqueting event.
  10. IHG® Rewards Club points for a single meeting/event may be divided between up to two IHG® Rewards Club Meeting Planners. The earning of IHG® Rewards Club points for individual travel in conjunction with the IHG® Meeting Rewards program is subject to the Membership Terms and Conditions of the IHG® Rewards Club program. Meeting attendees will not earn IHG® Rewards Club program points during their group stay if their individual room bill is paid through a Master Account.
  11. IHG® Rewards Club Meeting Credits (Redemption Item): IHG® Rewards Club Meeting Credits are available in the form of a Prepaid Card as a redemption item exclusively for Meeting Planners, unless prohibited by their employers. IHG® Rewards Club Meeting Credits are valid for payment at any hotels in the IHG Family of Brands hotel worldwide. IHG® Rewards Club Meeting Credits cannot be redeemed for cash. Prepaid Card terms and conditions apply. Available in select countries.
  12. IHG® Meeting Rewards Elite Status: IHG® Meeting Rewards Gold membership will be awarded after your first qualified meeting is posted to your account during a calendar year, or if you earn at least 20,000 Elite Qualifying Points during a calendar year, or if you have a minimum of 15 nights at Qualifying Rates during a calendar year. A Qualifying Rate includes the following: non-discounted rate, standard corporate rate, worldwide sales negotiated rate, national/regional/local government rate and specified leisure rates as confirmed by the IHG HOLIDEX® Plus reservation system. IHG® Meeting Rewards Platinum membership will be awarded after your second qualified meeting is posted to your account or if you earn at least 60,000 Elite Qualifying Points during a calendar year, or have a minimum of 50 nights at Qualifying Rates. Once you have earned Elite membership status in any calendar year, you will maintain such status through the end of the following calendar year. You must re-qualify each calendar year for the next year's Elite membership status. IHG® Meeting Rewards points accrued for qualified meetings are Elite Qualifying Points and are counted towards membership elite status qualification.
  13. Gold and Platinum Elite bonus points will not be earned in conjunction with IHG® Rewards Club points earned for IHG® Meeting Rewards. The following benefits are available for personal travel only and do not apply to Meeting bookings: BONUS POINTS: IHG® Rewards Club Gold members will receive a 10% elite bonus on all base points earned during the period in which they are IHG® Rewards Club Gold members. IHG® Rewards Club Platinum members will receive a 50% elite bonus on all base points earned during the period in which they are IHG® Rewards Club Platinum members. Elite bonus points accrued on Base points from qualifying stays are Non-Elite Qualifying Points and do not count towards elite qualification. Future bonus/benefits for Gold and Platinum members may vary. Gold and Platinum level bonus points are credited only to members who choose to collect IHG® Rewards Club points. Bonus points for Gold and Platinum members apply only on the base points collected by a member and not on any additional points received due to a special offer or promotion. HOTEL ROOM UPGRADES FOR PLATINUM MEMBERS: Platinum level members will be offered a complimentary upgrade, as determined by the hotel, which might include rooms on higher floors, corner rooms, newly renovated rooms, or rooms with preferred views. The upgrade will be offered at time of check-in, based on availability, and will only apply to the member's personal guest room. The hotel is not required to upgrade members to suites or specialty rooms. Upgrade benefit will not apply to rooms booked as a Reward Night reservation. GUARANTEED ROOM AVAILABILITY FOR PLATINUM MEMBERS: When contacting the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center directly and guaranteeing the reservation with a valid credit card, each Platinum level member will be guaranteed one room for personal use, for reservations made at least 72 hours prior to the date of arrival, except during special events that result in extraordinary room demand, as determined solely by the hotel. The member will not be charged more than the prevailing rate for the accommodation requested, and the member is not entitled to a rate less than the prevailing rate. Once made, Platinum Guarantees may not be dishonored for any reason. If the member does not arrive and has not obtained a cancellation number prior to 6 p.m. (4 p.m. in Europe), the credit card may be billed for one night's room and tax. Platinum Guarantees do not apply to Reward Nights. A minimum stay duration requirement may apply at select Holiday Inn Club Vacations locations.
  14. IHG reserves the right to alter or withdraw this Program at any time. By participating, Meeting Planners agree to release, discharge and hold harmless IHG, its advertising and promotion agencies, their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and their directors, officers, agents and employees from all claims or damages arising out of any use or misuse of this Program by Meeting Planners.


FREQUENCY ALLIANCES

  1. At participating hotels within the IHG family, you can choose to collect IHG® Rewards Club points or Frequency Alliance miles/credits, which may vary by participating Frequency Alliance. You may not collect both IHG® Rewards Club points and Frequency Alliance miles/credits for the same stay, except during special promotions or offers. You can choose or change to only one Frequency Alliance at a time. To change selection, visit www.ihgrewardsclub.com or call the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center in your region. Earnings resulting in fractional Frequency Alliance miles/credits will be rounded down. Except as expressly set out otherwise in these Terms and Conditions, Frequency Alliance miles/credits are not awarded for fractions of a U.S. dollar spent, or for U.S. dollars spent on tax, VAT, GST, service charge, food and beverage, telephone, laundry, in-room movies, gratuities or hotel incidentals. If you elect automatic issuance for Qualifying Stays, Frequency Alliance miles/credits are collected as outlined at www.ihgrewardsclub.com.
  2. All stay activity within 56 hours prior to a member request will be posted to the account of the last Frequency Alliance requested. The terms and conditions of the specified Frequency Alliance program govern. SCH, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates; franchisees and agents do not assume the liability for Frequency Alliance miles/credits or the terms and conditions of any other Frequency Alliance program.
  3. Frequency Alliance miles/credits are not redeemable for cash or any other form of credit and have no value until presented for redemption in accordance with the terms and conditions of the relevant Frequency Alliance program.
  4. IHG® Rewards Club members choosing to collect Frequency Alliance miles/credits will be awarded the appropriate reward associated with each Frequency Alliance for hotel stays booked and paid at Qualifying Room Rates only. See www.ihgrewardsclub.com for specific amounts or call your regional IHG® Rewards Club Service Center.
  5. SCH, from time to time, may include reward options from suppliers who operate their own frequency program (Frequency Alliance) to IHG® Rewards Club members through membership communications. Frequency Alliances supplying offers to IHG® Rewards Club members, from time to time, are independent contractors. Nothing in any other materials related to the Program is intended or shall be construed as establishing any agency, partnership or joint venture relationship between SCH and Frequency Alliances, including without limitation the use of the word partner. SCH, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees and agents are not responsible or liable for the conduct of Frequency Alliances and/or their programs or services, including, without limitation any changes or discontinuances of service by Frequency Alliances or other independent businesses that may affect the Program rewards, the collection of IHG® Rewards Club points, or the delivery of products or services offered by them.
  6. SCH, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees and agents make no guarantees, warranties or representations and assume no liability for the terms and conditions or the conduct of a Frequency Alliance or other vendor's frequency program and shall not be liable for any loss, expense (including without limitation attorneys' or other legal fees), accident or inconvenience that may arise as a result of your participation in a Frequency Alliance program.
  7. SCH is solely responsible for the provision of rewards within the IHG® Rewards Club Program.
  8. Converting Points to Miles. You may convert your IHG® Rewards Club points to miles/credit with participating frequent flyer programs only in block increments for specified Frequency Alliances as listed at www.ihgrewardsclub.com. Consult your Frequency Alliance program to determine Frequency miles/credits needed to obtain the airline reward of your choice. The posting time of frequent flyer miles varies by airline and can take up to 6 weeks to post to your frequent flyer account. For IHG® Rewards Club points that are converted to Frequency Alliance miles/credits in a Frequency Alliance program, the IHG® Rewards Club Program will be responsible only for arranging for the airline or other vendor to post the appropriate credit to your account. Following such posting, all risk of loss, bankruptcy, theft or dishonor will be borne by you, and there shall be no refund or conversion of IHG® Rewards Club points into any other reward option. Once points are converted to Frequency Alliance miles/credits, they cannot be converted back to points or shifted to another Frequency Alliance program. A statement of that account will be issued by the specified Frequency Alliance program. Program participation will be governed by the terms and conditions of the specified Frequency Alliance program.
  9. Frequency/partner credits may be issued in currencies other than miles. See www.ihgrewardsclub.com for details on partner earning structure.


IHG® REWARDS CLUB POINT-COLLECTING PARTNERS

  1. Point-Collecting Partners are independent contractors. Nothing in any other materials related to the Program is intended or shall be construed as establishing any agency, partnership, or joint venture relationship between SCH and Point-Collecting Partners, including without limitation the use of the word "partner". SCH, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees and agents are not responsible or liable for the conduct of Point-Collecting Partners and/or their programs or services, including without limitation any changes or discontinuances of their services, the collection of IHG® Rewards Club points, or the delivery of products or services offered by them.
  2. For Terms and Conditions of alliances with individual partners and special limited time offers, visit www.ihgrewardsclub.com select your region and the point-collecting partner of interest for further information.


REWARDS (Regional Variations Apply)

  1. All merchandise rewards are manufactured by independent suppliers, who may or may not issue standard warranties for their merchandise. For Americas, some gas-powered merchandise items cannot be shipped to California. Merchandise offers vary by region and country of residence.
  2. All rewards are subject to limited availability, and to the terms and conditions and restrictions imposed by merchandise, travel or other suppliers. The number of points required for specific rewards are subject to change at any time. SCH reserves the right to delete, add, modify or substitute rewards or award selections (of equal or greater value) in this Program at any time.
  3. SCH, its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees and agents make no guarantees, warranties or representations of any kind, expressed or implied, with respect to items or merchandise or products or services of Frequency Alliance Partners, and shall not be liable for any loss, expense (including, without limitation, attorneys' fees), accident or inconvenience that may arise in connection with the use of such items or as a result of any defect or failure of such items. Any implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose are specifically disclaimed.
  4. All reward certificates must be redeemed in accordance with the procedures specified on the certificate, reward information sheet or other procedures specified by IHG® Rewards Club. Reward certificates are only valid for the individual mentioned on the reward certificate and are not transferable. Reward certificates may not be exchanged, refunded, transferred or redeemed for cash or any other form of credit, and may not be used with any other discount, special offer or promotion (rate or coupon). Identification may be required for certificate redemption. Unused portions of partially redeemed certificates shall be considered void and fully redeemed. Change will not be given for partially used certificates. Certificates must be used by the stated expiration date, or they will have no value and cannot be presented for redemption. Altered reward certificates and any certificates that are brokered or sold are void.
  5. Points cannot be applied toward redemption of rewards in any other frequency program except as offered by SCH through the IHG® Rewards Club Program.
  6. Tax Liability: IHG® Rewards Club points, rewards, and airline miles received through participation may be subject to tax liability, including, without limitation, foreign, federal, state and local taxes, surcharges, security charges and departure taxes. Any tax liability, including disclosure, connected with the receipt and/or use of rewards is the responsibility of the member.
  7. Gift Certificate Rewards. Some reward certificates, gift cards, eCertificates and gift vouchers (Certificates) are fulfilled by Hallmark Business Connections or their fulfillment partners. Certificates have no cash value. Certificates cannot be returned or exchanged. Expired, lost or stolen Certificates cannot be reissued. Certificate selections are subject to change without notice. Certificates cannot be applied as payment toward credit card purchases and are subject to the terms and conditions established by the merchant. Certificates are valid only in the countries allowed by issuing merchant and are void where prohibited. All Certificates are void where prohibited or restricted by law, and offers may be subject to government approval. Unused Certificates cannot be returned for credit after the expiration date printed on the Certificate. In addition, Certificates will not be replaced in the event of loss, theft or destruction. eCertificates cannot be delivered without a valid email address. IHG® Rewards Club is not responsible for Certificates delayed in shipment, mail, or due to your Email Service Provider or email settings. Please allow up to 3 weeks for delivery of physical certificates and up to 2-3 days for email delivery of eCertificates. A phone number may be required to ensure accurate delivery in certain regions. In some cases, a signature may be required for delivery.
  8. Merchandise Rewards United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, and Columbia. You will receive all in-stock rewards within 14 business days from receipt of your order, or you will receive an acknowledgment stating the anticipated delivery date. Merchandise will be delivered to member address on file with IHG® Rewards Club. If your merchandise order requires truck shipment, you will be contacted to make arrangements for delivery. Shipments can neither be made outside the United States nor to a Post Office box. A merchandise reward can be exchanged if it arrives in defective or damaged condition. Please call the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center Link will open in new browser window. to receive instructions about how to return such merchandise. In such an event, all carton and packaging materials, warranty cards, parts and instructions must be returned. Be sure to note any and all exceptions, damages or shortages on all copies of the delivery receipt before signing to accept freight shipment. Defective or damaged merchandise must be returned within 30 days of receipt. Manufacturers' technical advances may necessitate shipment of updated models with no increase in points required. The product trademarks used herein are registered or unregistered trademarks of their respective owners, and are not the property of the distributor.
  9. Merchandise Rewards Japan and China. You will receive all in-stock rewards within 4-6 weeks from receipt of your order. Merchandise will be delivered to member address on file with IHG® Rewards Club Service Center Link will open in new browser window.. Japan/China merchandise shipments cannot be made outside China or Japan or to a Post Office box. If your merchandise order requires truck shipment, you may be contacted to make arrangements for delivery. A merchandise reward can be exchanged if it arrives in defective or damaged condition. Please call the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center to receive instructions about how to return such merchandise. In such an event, all carton and packaging materials, warranty cards, parts, and instructions must be returned. Be sure to note any and all exceptions, damages, or shortages on all copies of the delivery receipt before signing to accept freight shipment. Defective or damaged merchandise must be returned within 5 days of receipt. Manufacturers’ warranties apply. Manufacturers' technical advances may necessitate shipment of updated models with no increase in points required. The product trademarks used herein are registered or unregistered trademarks of their respective owners, and are not the property of the distributor.
  10. Merchandise Rewards UK and Germany. You will receive all in-stock rewards within 14 business days from receipt of your order, or you will receive an acknowledgment stating the anticipated delivery date. Merchandise will be delivered to member address on file with IHG® Rewards Club. Shipments cannot be made to a Post Office box. A merchandise reward can be exchanged if it arrives in defective or damaged condition. Please call the IHG® Rewards Club Service Center Link will open in new browser window. to receive instructions about how to return such merchandise. In such an event, all carton and packaging materials, warranty cards, parts, and instructions must be returned. Be sure to note any and all exceptions, damages, or shortages on all copies of the delivery receipt before signing to accept freight shipment. Defective or damaged merchandise must be returned within 7 days of receipt. Manufacturers' technical advances may necessitate shipment of updated models with no increase in points required. The product trademarks used herein are registered or unregistered trademarks of their respective owners, and are not the property of the distributor.
  11. Concierge (available in US, Mexico, UK, Germany, China, Japan and the Middle East). If you are interested in redeeming your points for rewards that are not featured online or by special offer or promotion, contact a Concierge at ihgrewardsclub.concierge@maritz.com. Merchandise requests must be for merchandise provided by nationally recognized manufacturers or distributors. Some merchandise items may not be available due to local law restrictions and/or vendor restrictions. Individual is responsible for any applicable local import taxes. Items that require customization may not be available. Please complete the inquiry form online to find out if a specific item is available. Allow 5 business days from the time of the request to receive a points quote. All merchandise deliveries must be made to the member’s address on file. Please allow 4-6 weeks from the time of ordering for merchandise to arrive. Merchandise items can be exchanged only if they arrive in defective or damaged condition. You must have the total point value of the item in your account at the time of ordering. Cash payment supplements are not allowed. Individual manufacturer's terms and conditions apply. A minimum order of 35,000 points is required.
  12. WINE REWARDS (available only to residents in the European countries noted herein). Delivery will be by road (truck) during the day and your signature will be required as proof of receipt. If you are not present at delivery, a note will be left by the provider with the date and time of final delivery. If you are still not present, a note will be left informing you where to pick up your reward within a one week period. Thereafter, the reward is returned to the vendor. In the event of breakage during transport the broken bottle(s) will be replaced, you must check and inform the driver of any breakage at the time of delivery. No breakage will be replaced once the receipt is signed, if breakage is not indicated at that time. If the delivery is not as per your order, you must contact your regional IHG® Rewards Club Service Center within one month of delivery date. Wine can only be delivered to an address (not a P. O. Box number) within any of the following countries: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain and the United Kingdom. Any taxes or similar charges connected with this offer are the responsibility of the member. If the wine, or vintage ordered by the member is no longer available, an equivalent alternative will be provided. Wine should be delivered within 2 to 3 weeks from receipt of your order. Please drink responsibly.
  13. WINE REWARDS (available only to residents of the United States). Adult Signature Requirement - All beer or wine shipments are sent via UPS, Federal Express or local ground service carriers with an adult signature sticker required on the box. It's best to have your shipments sent to a location where someone will be there to sign for it. Each carrier will make 3 delivery attempts to get your shipment to you and leave a message each time indicating the attempted delivery. After the 3rd attempt, the box is routed to the local consolidation center closest to your shipping address and you'll have ten days to pick it up before it is sent back to our warehouse. Additionally, we've intentionally packaged our shipments in a very non-descript, brown corrugated box such that many of our customers are comfortable having their shipments sent to a daytime location. Shipping Alcoholic Beverages - All alcoholic beverage products purchased are sold in the State of California and legal title passes to the buyer in California effective upon approval of your credit card charge or receipt of your check. Please note that packages may ship from a state other than the state you are shipping to. We make no representation to the legal rights of anyone to ship or import alcoholic beverages across state lines. The buyer is solely responsible for the shipment of alcoholic beverage products. By placing an order with us, you authorize us to act on your behalf to engage a common carrier to deliver your order. Alcoholic beverages may be sold and delivered only to persons who are at least 21 years old. By placing this order, you represent to us that you are at least 21 years old and that the person to whom delivery will be made is also at least 21 years old. When the alcoholic beverages associated with this order are delivered, the person receiving the delivery will be required to show identification proving that he or she is at least 21 years old.
  14. Any Hotel, Anywhere Rewards. If you select the Any Hotel, Anywhere Prepaid MasterCard® (the Card) to be issued by MetaBankTM, Member FDIC, as a reward under the Program, any obligation that SCH may have to you in connection with the points redeemed for the Card will be fully discharged upon your receipt of the Card. You expressly acknowledge and agree that SCH will have no control over, and no liability whatsoever in connection with, the Card. For full terms and conditions visit,
    U.S. - Customer Care Link will open in new browser window.
    Canada - Customer Care  Link will open in new browser window.
  15. Flights Anywhere Reward. Selection of IHG® Rewards Club Flights Anywhere Reward will direct you to Switchfly, a third party provider hosting this private label airline ticket redemption website (the Site). Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions, Inc, acts solely in the capacity as an agent for suppliers of air travel to provide members of the IHG® Rewards Club program with the ability to redeem IHG® Rewards Club points, or a combination of points and currency (points and cash), for airline tickets through the Site. Any obligation that SCH may have to you in connection with the points redeemed for airline ticket(s) will be fully discharged upon your receipt of the electronic or paper ticket(s) from Connexions. Prices and information displayed on the Site are valid for select departures for a limited time, and are subject to change without notice and may be withdrawn at any time. You expressly acknowledge and agree that SCH will have no control over, and no liability whatsoever in connection with the ticket(s). The points or points and cash conversion ratios between IHG® Rewards Club, Switchfly, and Connexions may change at any time at SCH’s complete discretion. For full terms and conditions, visit: Flights Anywhere T&C  Link will open in new browser window..
  16. Hotels Anywhere Reward. Selection of IHG® Rewards Club Hotels Anywhere Reward will direct you to Switchfly, a third party provider hosting this private label hotel reservation redemption website (the Site). Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions, Inc, acts solely in the capacity as an agent for suppliers of hotel reservations to provide members of the IHG® Rewards Club program with the ability to redeem IHG® Rewards Club points, or a combination of points and currency (points and cash), for hotel stays through the Site. Any obligation that SCH may have to you in connection with the points redeemed for hotel reservations will be fully discharged upon your receipt of the electronic confirmation from Connexions. Prices and information displayed on the Site are valid for select reservations for a limited time, and are subject to change without notice and may be withdrawn at any time. You expressly acknowledge and agree that SCH will have no control over, and no liability whatsoever in connection with the reservation. The points or points and cash conversion ratios between IHG® Rewards Club, Switchfly, and Connexions may change at any time at SCH’s complete discretion. For full terms and conditions, visit: Hotels Anywhere T&C Link will open in new browser window..
  17. Cars Anywhere Reward. Selection of IHG® Rewards Club Cars Anywhere Reward will direct you to Switchfly, a third party provider hosting this private label car reservation redemption website (the Site). Connexions Loyalty Travel Solutions, Inc, acts solely in the capacity as an agent for suppliers of car reservations to provide members of the IHG® Rewards Club program with the ability to redeem IHG® Rewards Club points, or a combination of points and currency (points and cash), for car reservations through the Site. Any obligation that SCH may have to you in connection with the points redeemed for car reservations will be fully discharged upon your receipt of the electronic confirmation from Connexions. Prices and information displayed on the Site are valid for select reservations for a limited time, and are subject to change without notice and may be withdrawn at any time. You expressly acknowledge and agree that SCH will have no control over, and no liability whatsoever in connection with the reservation. The points or points and cash conversion ratios between IHG® Rewards Club, Switchfly, and Connexions may change at any time at SCH’s complete discretion. For full terms and conditions, visit: Cars Anywhere T&C  Link will open in new browser window..
  18. Magazines. Please allow 6 to 10 weeks for your first issue to arrive by mail. Magazines will be delivered to member address on file with IHG® Rewards Club within the continental United States, District of Columbia and U.S. territories. All magazines are one-year subscriptions unless otherwise indicated. Subscription payments are non-refundable. You may cancel your subscription at any time by contacting ihgrewardsclub.magazine@m2rewards.com.
  19. Smart Box Experience Rewards. By redeeming your points for a Smart Box Gift Certificate, or by participating in a Smart Box Experience, you agree to be subject to Smart Box’s complete terms and conditions found at www.smartbox.com . Terms and Conditions may vary based on country of residence. Please allow up to 3-4 weeks for delivery.


AMERICAN AIRLINES

  1. American Airlines awards will be issued in the form of AAdvantage® miles. You must be enrolled in the AAdvantage program to receive award miles; to enroll visit www.aa.com/enroll. Link will open in new browser window. Please allow 4-6 weeks for your miles to post to your account.
  2. If AAdvantage miles are later redeemed for AAdvantage travel awards, these are subject to, and the passenger is responsible for, any applicable departure taxes, federal inspection fees, passenger facility charges, and/or other charges.
  3. Travel awards may be subject to special limitations on seating availability. All accommodations are subject to availability at the time reservations are made.
  4. Program violations, fraud or abuse in relation to AAdvantage mileage credit or award usage is subject to appropriate administrative and/or legal action by appropriate governmental authorities and American Airlines including, without limitation, the forfeiture of all award certificates, tickets issued against award certificates and any accrued mileage in a member's account, as well as cancellation of the account and member's future participation in the AAdvantage program.
  5. American Airlines reserves the right to change the AAdvantage program rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers at any time without notice, and to end the AAdvantage program with six months notice. Any such changes may affect your ability to use the awards or mileage credits that you have accumulated. American Airlines is not responsible for products or services offered by other participating companies. For complete details about the AAdvantage program, visit www.aa.com/aadvantage  Link will open in new browser window..
  6. AmericanAirlines and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc.


REWARD ORDER PROCEDURES

  1. 1. You can redeem your IHG® Rewards Club points for rewards at www.ihgrewardsclub.com or by calling the Service Center in your region. Rewards shown online may be redeemed while they remain available.
  2. You must have the required number of IHG® Rewards Club points in your account prior to redeeming points for a reward.
  3. To ensure the security of your account, reward orders by phone and by mail will be accepted from you only with proper verification and shipped only to your address on file. All mail-in and fax-in reward orders require your signature.
  4. Information sheets containing specific product/service details, warranties and any restrictions are available for selected merchandise by calling your regional IHG® Rewards Club Service Center. It is important to check this information prior to redeeming your reward. Certain restrictions may apply (particularly on travel-related rewards), such as blackout dates, day-of-week usage, seating or room availability/allocation, participating locations, expiration dates and other factors that may affect your use of the reward.


POINT VOUCHERS

  1. IHG® Rewards Club members who collect airline miles with participating airlines will have their Voucher Points converted to miles in the following denominations: 1,000 points = 200 miles; 2,000 points = 400 miles; 5,000 points = 1,000 miles; 10,000 points = 2,000 miles, subject to the standard terms and conditions of the applicable frequent flyer program. Participating airlines are listed in full at www.ihgrewardsclub.com. Participating airlines may vary.
  2. Canadian IHG® Rewards Club members who collect AIR MILES® reward miles with the AIR MILES® Reward Program will have their Voucher Points converted to reward miles in the following denominations: 1,000 points = 25 reward miles; 2,000 points = 50 reward miles; 5,000 points = 120 reward miles; 10,000 points = 250 reward miles, subject to the standard terms and conditions of the AIR MILES Reward Program.
  3. Allow 6-8 weeks for Points to be deposited to your account if you mail in your voucher. For internet deposits, Points will be deposited immediately into your account. Allow 6-8 weeks for miles to be deposited to your preferred alliance account.
  4. Vouchers are distributed on a promotional basis only. Vouchers create no legal or contractual rights of Voucher holder against SCH, its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliated or allied companies, franchisees, agents or owners of participating hotels. Vouchers have no cash or refund value
  5. Vouchers may not be transferred, sold or bartered. Only original Vouchers will be honored. Stolen, lost, defaced or destroyed Vouchers will not be refunded or replaced.
  6. SCH kindly requests redemption by the "Deposit/Mail By" date listed on the front of this Voucher to facilitate administrative and record keeping processes.
  7. 7. It is suggested you retain a copy of your voucher for 6 months or until your deposit appears on your statement, or account record on www.ihgrewardsclub.com.


IHG® REWARDS CLUB SERVICE CENTERS
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