Magic of Miles

Daily Getaways: IHG Points On Sale Today

Redeeming IHG points at some of the upper end properties is a great way to maximize these points. In fact, a couple years back, reader SJ purchased 3 of the 100,000 point packages and was able to stay at the InterContinental Le Grand Paris for a romantic anniversary.

IHG’s Award Night Redemption Upper Levels Increase

I was dismayed to look over the list today and find that IHG had not only increased a bunch of properties to require more points for redemption, they also upped the top redemption levels to 55,000 and 60,000. It was done quietly without any fanfare, but the extra points required are kind of a big deal.