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Old Jan 5, 16, 6:07 am
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Pseudo Nim
 
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Originally Posted by FlyerBeek View Post
In my experience, this will not work and will lead to a rejection of the BRG request. Per IHG's BRG T&Cs, the lower rate must be "compared with the IHG hotel's lowest available rate on IHG websites." By adding a breakfast option on the IHG webpage, you're no longer comparing with the lowest available IHG rate. YMMV, but I've personally tried and have not had success with this scenario.

-FlyerBeek
Yeah, IHG BRG is a crapshoot.

I'd definitely try. Often, "like for like" trumps "best rate".
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