Wyndham Rewards  

 

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Wyndham Rewards® is the loyalty program from Wyndham Hotels. This worthwhile Wyndham program rewards customers who love to stay at Wyndham hotel properties across the globe, awarding bonus points that can be redeemed for free or discounted stays, merchandise, tours and excursions, and much more.

Wyndham Rewards is free to join, and members will enjoy exclusive perks from one of the world’s most generous rewards programs. There are three tiers for free nights – overnight stays worth 7,500, 15,000, or 30,000 points per bedroom; members can also use points to book a bedroom at a participating club resort or vacation rental, which ranges from 15,000 to 30,000 points per night. Wyndham Rewards offers several redemption options for its members, including go freeSM rewards (free night redemptions using only pointsand go fastSM rewards (free night redemptions using points + cash). Points can also be redeemed for special events, merchandise, travel, and more! As of April 3, 2019, Wyndham Rewards has debuted a host of new and expanded partnerships as well as a brand-new shopping portal. These updates, based on feedback from Wyndham Rewards Members, reflect a dedication to customer service and underscore a commitment to delivering a simple, generous rewards program designed for the needs of everyone.

Wyndham prides themselves on their service, and with a plethora of prolific properties across the country, Wyndham’s site says, “Chances are, you’re about 10 minutes from a hotel by Wyndham.” Take your pick from more than 9,000 properties across twenty brands in more than eighty countries:

  • AmericInn® by Wyndham
  • Wyndham Grand®
  • Wyndham Garden®
  • Trademark Collection by Wyndham
  • Dolce Hotels and Resorts® by Wyndham
  • Ramada® by Wyndham
  • Wyndham®
  • Baymont® by Wyndham
  • La Quinta® by Wyndham
  • Days Inn® by Wyndham
  • Super 8 by Wyndham
  • TRYP by Wyndham
  • Howard Johnson® by Wyndham
  • Travelodge by Wyndham
  • Microtel by Wyndham
  • Hawthorn® Suites by Wyndham
  • Wingate® by Wyndham
  • Dazzler by Wyndham
  • Esplendor by Wyndham

How Wyndham Rewards Works

Membership

Currently, there are 4 membership tiers in the Wyndham Rewards program: Blue, Gold, Platinum, and Diamond. Each level of membership affords different perks and benefits that can be earned

How To Earn Wyndham Rewards Points 

Earn Points with Wyndham Hotel properties: For every qualified stay at a participating property, Wyndham Rewards members will receive 10 Wyndham Rewards points for every dollar spent, or 1,000 Wyndham Rewards points, whichever is greater. Points can be earned for dollars spent on the room rate only (exempt at Dolce Hotels and Resorts, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Wyndham Garden, and Wyndham Grand Hotels. Each of these hotel properties grants 10 points for each dollar spent on the total folio.)

  • gfast awards: At participating properties, members can earn Wyndham Rewards points from go fast awards. Points are earned on the cash portion paid on room rate only (excluding taxes, incidentals and other applicable fees – except at Dolce Hotels and Resorts, Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Wyndham Garden and Wyndham Grand hotels, where points are earned on the total cash portion paid).
  • go meetSM awards: For program members who are planning to host a business gathering, wedding or another special event at a Wyndham hotel property, earn 1 point for every $1 spent on qualifying revenue for event spaces, guest room blocks, and food and beverage charges.
  • Wyndham Rewards® Visa® Card: Cardholders can earn an introductory bonus of up to 30,000 bonus points when they apply for the Wyndham Rewards® Visa® Card, as well as up to 5 points per dollar spent in addition to the 10 points you already earn with your Wyndham Rewards membership. 30,000 bonus points can add up to 4 free nights!
  • Shop and Earn: Sign into your Wyndham Rewards account, start shopping and earn points from the purchases you make.
  • Marathon Gas Stations: Get rewarded for fueling up, and for purchasing select items at participating Marathon Gas locations across the U.S. with the MakeItCount™ program. Earn 2 points for every gallon of fuel purchased. Wyndham Rewards members must also be a member of the MakeItCount = program to earn rewards.
  • Tours and Activities: Make the most of your travels by maximizing your spending. Earn 10 points per dollar when you book your next adventure through Wyndham.
  • Viator (tours and activities around the globe): Wyndham will be launching their partnership with Viator soon. Stay tuned for more details!
  • DoorDash: Earn 250 Wyndham Rewards points for every DoorDash order you place – while traveling or at home.
  • Avis and Budget Car Rentals: Earn 100 points per day for all qualifying car rentals from Avis and Budget, with a maximum of 500 points per rental. Save up to 30% on all qualifying rentals with your Wyndham Rewards membership, too.
  • Opinion Rewards: After joining Opinion Rewards, which is a free program for Wyndham Rewards members, you can earn 500 rewards points just for completing your first survey. Additional points are earned each time you participate in a new survey.

How to Earn Travel Partner Currency

Wyndham Rewards members can choose to earn Travel Partner Currency (airline miles, rail points, etc) in lieu of Wyndham Rewards points for qualified stays and Go Fast Awards at participating hotels only. Travel Partner Currency cannot be earned for qualified stays or Go Fast awards at participating Caesars Entertainment Properties or participating destinations. If you choose to earn Travel Partner Currency instead of Wyndham Rewards points, the number of miles or points earned per dollar spent varies by the partner you wish to earn points with. You must be a member of a participating airline travel rewards program to earn miles or points in that program. Explore Wyndham’s rewards partners:

  • American Airlines AAdvantage:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Aeroplan:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Amtrak Guest Rewards:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Avianca LifeMiles:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Eastern Miles:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Frontier Miles:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Fortune Wings Club:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Hawaiian Miles®:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Lufthansa Miles & More:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Turkish Airlines Miles & Smiles:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • United Mileage Plus:
    • Blue and Gold members earn 1 mile for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
    • Platinum and Diamond members earn 2 miles for every $1 spent on qualified stays for all hotel brands.
  • Aeromexico Club Premier: Earn 3.2 Club Premier Points for every $1 (USD) spent on qualified stays at participating AmericInn, Baymont, Days Inn, Dazzler, Esplendor, Howard Johnson, La Quinta, Microtel, Ramada, Super 8, Trademark, Travelodge and Wingate by Wyndham hotels.
    • Earn 800 club premier points for every qualified stay at participating Dolce Hotels & Resorts, Hawthorn, TRYP by Wyndham, and Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
  • Air China Phoenix Miles:
    • Earn 800 km (500 miles) for each qualified stay at Ramada, Howard Johnson and Days Inn/Hotel/Suites within the P.R. China.
    • Earn 800 km (500 miles) per stay at Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Hawthorn Suites, TRYP by Wyndham worldwide, and Dolce Hotels and Resorts locations.
    • Additionally, earn 400 km (250 miles) per stay at Super 8 within the P.R. China. Earn 3km (2 miles) per US dollar spent at all other participating properties outside of the P.R. China.

What is a Qualified Stay?

A qualified stay is defined by Wyndham as an overnight stay of one or more nights that is booked on Wyndham channels and does not include third-party online bookings.

How to Redeem Points

  • go freeSM Awards: Redeem your points at thousands of Wyndham Rewards properties worldwide with three simple free night tiers: 7,500, 15,000, or 30,000 points per bedroom.
  • go fastSM Awards: Get a discounted night in a bedroom in each of three tiers available by combining cash with either 1,500, 3,000, or 6,000 Wyndham Rewards points. You’ll still receive points for every dollar you spend on your room even as you get a discounted rate thanks to the points you redeem!
  • Points can be redeemed at more than 30,000 hotels, vacation club resorts, and vacation rentals across the globe. Points can be used at:
    • More than 9,000 Wyndham Hotels and Resorts worldwide.
    • Spacious vacation club resorts, including Club Wyndham, WorldMark by Wyndham, Margaritaville, and Shell Vacation Clubs. These resorts include conveniences like kitchens and separate living areas, as well as amenities that include swimming pools, lazy rivers, and more.
    • More than 30 Caesars Entertainment hotels in top casino destinations like Atlantic City, Las Vegas, and more.
    • Wyndham Vacation Rentals, unique homes and condo-style resorts across the globe.
    • Cottages.com, which features picturesque holiday rentals and a collection of unique properties across the UK, Ireland, France and Italy.
    • Landal GreenParks, which features spacious bungalow parks that nature lovers will adore, at properties across Europe.
  • Tours and Activities: Use your Wyndham Rewards points to book unique experiences; activities include food tours, outdoor adventures, and much more.
  • Marathon Gas Stations: Wyndham Rewards points can be redeemed for CentsOff® fuel rewards at thousands of participating Marathon locations.
  • Merchandise: Shop in Wyndham’s exclusive portal and redeem your points for everything from electronics to handbags and more from their expansive online points catalog.
  • Gift Cards: Use points to buy gift cards from Amazon, Best Buy, Starbucks, and more of your favorite brands.
  • Charity: Wyndham Rewards members can donate their points to participating charities, like Save the Children and Hotels for Heroes.
  • Transfer Your Points to Wyndham’s Partners: Wyndham Rewards points are converted to points or miles for the following programs at a rate of 5 Wyndham Rewards points to one point/mile from the participating program. You must have a minimum of 6,000 points in order to transfer, and they will transfer at a ratio of 6,000 Wyndham Rewards points to 1,200 miles/points in the receiving program. You must be a member of a participating travel rewards program to earn miles or points in that program. Participating programs include:
    • Aeromexico Club Premier Miles
    • Air Canada Aeroplan Miles
    • Air China PhoenixMiles
    • American Airlines AAdvantage Miles
    • Amtrak Guest Rewards Points
    • Avianca LifeMiles
    • China Eastern Miles
    • Fortune Wings Club Kilometers
    • Frontier Airlines FRONTIER Miles
    • Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles
    • PAYBACK Points
    • Turkish Airlines Miles&Smiles
    • United MileagePlus Miles


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