Rewards Program Page

Priority Club

Rewards Program Information

Program Overview

With more than 4,400 hotels worldwide, membership in Priority Club Rewards gives members more locations to choose from no matter where or when they travel. As the number one hotel loyalty program in the world, Priority Club has made it easier to join, easier to earn points, and easier to redeem points for amazing rewards.

Program Benefits

  • The Priority Club rewards hotel program offers great features and benefits for frequent travelers
  • Members enjoy greater chocies and extraordinary flexibility with exclusive benefits designed to help earn more travel experiences
  • Redeem points or miles for hotel stays, booking flights, renting a vehicle, gift cards, entertainment, merchandise and exciting travel experiences 
  • Once signed up , members will be automatically enrolled as a Priority Club "Club Member"

Club members will receive

  • Extended Check-out
  • Weekday newspaper
  • Collect points or miles

Other Priority Club Benefits

  • There are over 4,400 locations worldwide
  • Points never expire
  • There are no Blackout dates on reward nights
  • Members have the ability to combine points & Cash to earn quicker rewards
  • Use points for flights on over 400 airlines
  • Book stays virtually anywhere, even at Priority CLub competitor hotels with Hotels Anywhere.

Rewards Without a Credit Card?


How to Earn

  • Priority Club members build their balance by earning points through hotel stays, partner programs and exclusive deals and promotions.
  • Priority Club Rewards members by giving them more choices and ultimate flexibility in how points are earned.

Earn By Staying at Priority Club Hotels:

Earning Structure


Hotels and Resorts

Crowne Plaza

Hotel and Resorts

Hotel IndigoHoliday Inn


Inn Express

Stay Bridge Suties



2,000 Points per stayYes      
10 points for every $1 (USD) YesYesYesYes  
5 Points per Ebvery $1 (USD)     YesYes


Choose to Earn Miles or Points:

  • If members prefer to earn airline miles instead of points, they can simply choose from any of Priority Club's partner airlines to start earning miles
  • Mileage earnings will vary by airline
  • At Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, Holiday Inn, and Holiday Inn Express, members can earn: 2 airline miles per $1 USD or local currency equivalent paid on eligible charges.
  • At Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites, members can earn:1 airline mile per $1 USD or local currency equivalent paid on eligible charges
  • At InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, members can earn:500 airline miles per qualifying stay

More Ways to Earn Points By:

  • Flying with Priority Club's partner airlines
  • Renting a car with car rental partners
  • Applying for a Priority Club Credit Card
  • Purchasing gifts and flowers
  • Enrolling in the Priority Club Meeting Rewards Program
    • Where members earn points for hosting groups and meetings 
  • Dining
  • Shopping at over 600 online stores with Priority Club Shopping
  • Priority Club's exclusive offers and promotions provide opportunities for members to earn bonus points with their special partner offers, and Priority Club's exclusive Bonus Points Package.
  • Financing with Chase Home Mortgage
  • Subscribing to USA TODAY
  • Taking a cruise by booking a voyage with Priority Club's Cruises
  • Stocking up on supplies & points at
  • Being in the American Express Membership rewards Program

How to Redeem

Redeeming Hotel Awards:

  • Members can redeem their Priority Club points for a free night at any of Priority Club's 4,500 locations worldwide
  • There are no blackout dates
  • Points never expire
  • Redeem for fewer points with a combination of cash at any of IHG's hotels and resorts
  • View the " variable to see the Reward Night table

Redeeming Airline Travel:

  • Members can redeem their points for airline miles with participating frequent flyer programs
  • On average, converting points to miles typically exchange at a rate of 10,000 Points = 2,000 Miles

Redeem Points Towards Charitable Donations:

  • Members can redeem their earned points and use them towards a partnered charity

Redeem for Merchandise and Entertainment:

  • Members can redeem their points for Merchandise and Entertainment in the following categories:
    • DVD's
    • Electronics
    • Gourment Food
    • Eco-Friendly Products
    • Gourmet Foods
    • Health and Beauty
    • Home and Improvement
    • Houseares
    • M & E -Childrens
    • Magazines
    • Outdoor Living
    • Personal Accessories
    • Pet's
    • Recreation & Leisure 

Redeem for Gift Cards:

  • Members can redeem their points for giftcards in the Following Categories:
    • Dining
    • Gasoline
    • Meeting Credits
    • Retail
    • eCertificates

Advance reservations are required. Each reward is valid only for a double or king room for one night and tax.

Min Points to Redeem

10,000 points

Points for Award Night

Holiday Inn








 Crowne Plaza Hotels & ResortsHotel Indigo Holiday Inn Club Vacations
10,000 Needed for a 1 Night Stay


Needed for a 1 Night Stay


Neeed for a 1 Night


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Needed for a 1 Night Stay

 27,500 Needed for a 1 Night Stay


 Needed for a 1 Night Stay


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Elite Qualifications

Status# of Night Stays Points per year
Gold Elite Member 15 20,000
Platinum Elite Member 50 60,000

Elite Benefits

Club Status Members

  • Extended Check-out
  • Weekday newspaper
  • Collect Points or Miles
  • Members can also upgrade to Gold Elite for $50 USD

Gold Elite Status Members

Receive all the benefits of Club along with:

  • 10% bonus on base points
  • Priority Check-in
  • Exclusive toll-free Gold Elite service number

Platinum Elite Status Members

Enjoy all the benefits of Club and Gold status members along with:

  • 50% bonus base points
  • Complimentary room upgrades
  • Guaranteed room availability
  • Receive exclusive tool-free Platinum Elite customer service number

Arrival Gift?


Blackout Dates Info

  • 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 members use of the reward

Free Continental Breakfast?


Free Internet Access?


Guaranteed Availability?

Gold Elite Status Members
Platinum Elite Status Members

Guaranteed Availability Info

  • Platinum Elite Status Members receive guaranteed room availability when contacting the Priority Club service center directly and guaranteeing one rooom for personal use, for reservations made at least 72 hours prior to the date of arrival.

Late Checkout?


Lounge Access?


No Expiration of Points?


No Expiration of Points Info

  • All reward certificates must be redeemed in accordance with the procedures specified on the certificate, reward information sheet or other procedures specified by Priority Club Rewards.

Online Account Management?


Online Account Management Info

Room Upgrade?

Gold Elite Status Member
Platinum Elite Status Member

Room Upgrade Info

  • Platinum Elite Status Members are offered a complimentary upgrade, as determined by the hotel.
  • The upgrade will be offered at the time of check-in and based on availability and will only apply to the member's personal guest room.
  • The upgrade may include rooms on higher floors, corner rooms, newly renovated rooms, or rooms with preferred views.

Buy Points

Point Purchases.

  • Members may purchase additional points necessary to redeem a reward to a maximum of 40,000 points in any rolling 12-month period.
  • The total purchase on any single day may not exceed $240 US. Points must be purchased in minimum increments of 1,000 points, and can only be paid for by an accepted credit card.

Transfer Points

Point Transfers:

  • Priority Club Rewards points may be transferred between any two specifically designated member accounts.
  • A member may authorize the transfer of the necessary number of Priority Club Rewards 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.

Upgrade with Points

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.

Time for Points to Post to Account

  • Please allow 6 to 8 weeks from the account anniversary date each year for the Anniversary Free Night e-certificate to be emailed to members 

Age Requirement to Join

Must be 18 years old

Current Promotions

Currently No Promotions

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