IHG (the hotel brand behind InterContinental, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn etc.) is currently giving a points bonus of up to 80% when you purchase Reward Points. The offer lasts until the 31st of May, so is worthwhile for anyone looking to boost their points for a redemption, or tasked with “buy points” in their personalised accelerate promotion (more about this can be found here).
It is worth noting that the bonus is staggered:
- Purchase 5,000-19,000 points, get a 40% bonus.
- Purchase 20,000+ points, get an 80% bonus.
The annual cap for buying points is 100,000 points which equates to 180,000 points with the bonus. The cost is $1,000 (approx. £700).
Full details about this offer can be found by logging into your IHG account here