Category Archive: Accor

Jan 24

Up to 6,000 Points from Club Accor

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If you are from the United States, you may never have heard the name “Club Accor,” although you’ve probably heard of at least some of its brands, which include Sofitel and Novotel. There’s a reason for that: There are under  100 Accor hotels in the US, slightly fewer than the 4,000 or so in western Europe.They are …

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Jun 20

An Uber Deal, Free Accor Points And Hotel Tips

Happy Monday to everyone. Here’s a bit about what’s going on in the world of travel. Uber Deal with Capital One It’s not as good as last year’s 20% rebate, but Capital One Quicksilver is partnering again with Uber to offer a rebate on all Uber rides that you book to the card. This year, …

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Dec 14

Accor and Fairmont officially to merge

It’s no longer new news, but still worth mentioning, particularly for those who do a lot of travel in Europe: Accor Hotels is acquiring Fairmont. There are very few Accor brands (including Sofitel, Novotel and Pullman, among others) in the United States, so domestic readers may not know much about them, but many of their …

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