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Oct 26, 17, 10:41 pm
Replies: 59
Views: 13,089
Posted By leisure warrior

I stayed there about 10 days ago. Arrived late...

I stayed there about 10 days ago. Arrived late and upgraded to a "Terrace Suite" which was huge, beautiful and had a private terrace with lounge furniture. Unfortunately, I left fairly early the...
Jun 24, 17, 4:29 pm
Replies: 2,803
Views: 457,385
Posted By leisure warrior

I hit 5 MM last month IAH-LAX-OGG. Nice cards...

I hit 5 MM last month IAH-LAX-OGG. Nice cards and congrats along the way.
May 30, 17, 9:45 pm
Replies: 1,033
Views: 242,633
Posted By leisure warrior

GrandHyatt San Francisco

No upgrade, even after enquiring about suites. Told "We're completely sold out." Executive Suites (the category DSU books into) still available on Hyatt.com at 8:45pm for allthree days of my stay.
Aug 3, 15, 9:35 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 3,888
Posted By leisure warrior

Had the same happen at SF Union Square in June. ...

Had the same happen at SF Union Square in June. No warning - just told no suites at check-in. Compensation offered was 15K points, but I contacted GP and ended up with 20K points, but little from...
Jun 8, 15, 1:10 pm
Replies: 108
Views: 21,013
Posted By leisure warrior

Sad, and a great loss for Starwood. I just...

Sad, and a great loss for Starwood. I just stayed there in May - 2 rooms both upgraded to Vesuvius view suites. Great service and location.
Sep 23, 13, 9:57 pm
Replies: 114
Views: 10,834
Posted By leisure warrior

I like Delta as an airline (super employees,) but...

I like Delta as an airline (super employees,) but it's only a backup for me since the great (and continuing?) devaluation of the FF program after their bankruptcy. Living in Houston doesn't make...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Aug 13, 13, 3:39 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 3,617
Posted By leisure warrior

Yes,it was 1000 miles minimum in the early-mid...

Yes,it was 1000 miles minimum in the early-mid 80s. Around 1985-86, Delta started a mileage war by offering triple miles for a short time. Everyone else followed suit, and the "short time" ended up...
Jun 30, 13, 2:37 pm
Replies: 22
Views: 3,989
Posted By leisure warrior

Last year, I continued to stay after Diamond...

Last year, I continued to stay after Diamond qualification. This year, after the devaluations and a close examination of how the program benefits (or doesn't) me, I'll selectively stay at Hilton...
Mar 27, 13, 11:18 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 3,018
Posted By leisure warrior

Another UA operations failure?

It's 7pm and I'm sitting with my friend in the HNL UA Club, awaiting flight 148 (HNL-IAH) originally scheduled to depart in 10 minutes. It's not on time of course.

Yesterday (28 hours prior to...
Dec 3, 12, 6:32 pm
Replies: 850
Views: 113,757
Posted By leisure warrior

Thusfar this year 25 stays, 40 nights, Zero...

Thusfar this year 25 stays, 40 nights, Zero suites - in properties in US, Asia, Europe, Australia. I don't expect much at a Hampton or HGI, but a lot of my stays are at nicer, high-end properties. ...
Nov 19, 12, 12:50 pm
Replies: 1,384
Views: 390,224
Posted By leisure warrior

Super Upgrade

1. Maui
2. Presidential Suite
3. Huge
4. 2BR, 2.5 Baths
5. A+

I had requested a suite upgrade for the 3 night stay and arrived lat-ish (7:30pm) for check-in. All other available suites had...
Sep 24, 12, 1:20 pm
Replies: 3,428
Views: 354,428
Posted By leisure warrior

Another data point: Booked on ORD-AMS yesterday...

Another data point: Booked on ORD-AMS yesterday in W with appied GPU, which didn't clear. Upon OLCI, seat map still showed 3 biz seats available, but no upgrade. At the airport baggage drop off, I...
Sep 2, 12, 6:26 pm
Replies: 251
Views: 45,600
Posted By leisure warrior

Stayed here last week for 2 nights. Lovely...

Stayed here last week for 2 nights. Lovely property. 3 of us had 2 rooms booked by me. Room 1 was for my father and me, upgraded to a suite. I expected a basic suite, but ended up getting the...
Jun 20, 12, 5:29 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 2,594
Posted By leisure warrior

Same problem. Can't get to Miles and Points....

Same problem. Can't get to Miles and Points. Everything leads to CC message!?!?
May 24, 12, 10:39 pm
Replies: 112
Views: 10,874
Posted By leisure warrior

Yep. I was at 55K before 3/3. Now only at 59K...

Yep. I was at 55K before 3/3. Now only at 59K and holding while I ride other carriers. Last year I flew over 250K on UA/CO, but this year - due to the changes, I'll try not to hit 1K until Sept due...
May 1, 12, 1:30 am
Replies: 132
Views: 31,642
Posted By leisure warrior

another data point

Just checked in for my KLM AMS-IAH flight. As of last night, I (and companion) had EC seats assigmned, but today at check-in, they disappeared. I asked the agent at baggage check, and she said there...
Apr 2, 12, 7:00 am
Replies: 19
Views: 3,079
Posted By leisure warrior

DAZED and CONFUSED at 4MM

Shortly after the combining of UA and CO accounts, I crossed the 4 Million Lifetime Miles threshold. Of course, it took the system several weeks to pick up on that fact, and I have yet to receive a...
Mar 25, 12, 2:22 pm
Replies: 771
Views: 72,131
Posted By leisure warrior

Update

Finally got my new card last week (just in time for a quick domestic trip - I'm using other carriers for internationals until UA gets things sorted out.) BUT the box contained 3MM/1K credentials and...
Mar 19, 12, 6:51 pm
Replies: 2,279
Views: 256,406
Posted By leisure warrior

My next three trips to Europe (March/April) are...

My next three trips to Europe (March/April) are booked on alternative carriers during this tumult. Will see how things play out, but they don't look good right now and my future UA travel could be...
Mar 13, 12, 5:44 pm
Replies: 99
Views: 9,937
Posted By leisure warrior

Not looking good. Voting with my wallet, I've...

Not looking good. Voting with my wallet, I've sworn off UA for at least the next 6 weeks. Trips to Europe on other carriers until this mess gets cleaned up. May risk the occassional simple domestic...
Mar 9, 12, 9:44 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 631
Posted By leisure warrior

3/3? I have a return trip from 2/27 - one UA seg...

3/3? I have a return trip from 2/27 - one UA seg (BKK-NRT), one CO seg (NRT-IAH.) The EQMs just posted today, but no change in my Lifetime miles!
I'm not happy 'cuz the 9000+ miles will bump me to...
Mar 6, 12, 6:51 pm
Replies: 771
Views: 72,131
Posted By leisure warrior

Got "a" package properly addressed to me on Mar 3...

Got "a" package properly addressed to me on Mar 3 in Houston - but the contents were not mine! I called MP, explained the situation and gave the details of the other person (whose card I have) and...
Mar 2, 12, 12:17 pm
Replies: 532
Views: 65,969
Posted By leisure warrior

Inauspicious beginnings

I got my new credentials box today (in Houston, addressed to me, home address.) Unfortunately, when I opened the pretty box, the credentials were someone else's! Called MileagePlus with the info of...
Feb 20, 12, 2:21 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 3,515
Posted By leisure warrior

I think the OP is onto something too. Pre...

I think the OP is onto something too. Pre Starwood,the Westin brand was without a doubt a luxury name. It has been in a slow decline since its acquisition. I thought the first signs of neglect were...
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