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Apr 4, 19, 3:17 pm
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Posted By Sphinx

Ambassador on maternity leave

Got an out of office reply from my ambassador that she is on maternity leave till July. Has anyone here experienced this before, and has the ambassador been replaced in that situation? In my case,...
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Views: 195,294
Posted By Sphinx

Senator upgrade vouchers

When one requalifies for Senator within the first year of the two-year Senator period, does one get 2 new upgrade vouchers? Or does this only happen every two years regardless of mid-period...
Oct 28, 18, 1:39 pm
Replies: 1,095
Views: 81,599
Posted By Sphinx

Hong Kong properties not available through Marriott.com

Under the "Find & Reserve" tab, if you choose Hong Kong, no hotels will show up on the next screen for any dates, but rather the error message "Letís try something else. If youíve entered the right...
Feb 11, 17, 12:45 pm
Replies: 1,135
Views: 161,590
Posted By Sphinx

What should we consider to be reasonable expectations from the SPG ambassador

Reading through this thread, it is clear that there is a tremendous disparity of experience of different members with the SPG ambassador service. Some receive birthday gifts, others don't. Some get...
Jan 11, 17, 6:49 am
Replies: 27
Views: 3,530
Posted By Sphinx

Your safest option is Le Meridien Suvarnabhumi....

Your safest option is Le Meridien Suvarnabhumi. You could decide to take a cab downtown and spend the evening there. But at least in the morning you will be close enough to the airport (15 minutes...
Dec 31, 16, 10:34 am
Replies: 1,135
Views: 161,590
Posted By Sphinx

Interesting discussion. I have neither received...

Interesting discussion. I have neither received arrival gifts beyond those offered to other plats nor have I received anything to my place of residence on birthdays or seasonal occasions. However,...
Oct 1, 16, 9:12 am
Replies: 118
Views: 15,385
Posted By Sphinx

Beijing: The 2 RCs and JW beat Starwood's...

Beijing: The 2 RCs and JW beat Starwood's offerings, including the StR...
Oct 1, 16, 9:08 am
Replies: 118
Views: 15,385
Posted By Sphinx

Cairo: The two Marriotts and RC are far better...

Cairo: The two Marriotts and RC are far better than the Starwood offerings.
Sep 3, 16, 1:11 pm
Replies: 1,135
Views: 161,590
Posted By Sphinx

Happy with my ambassador, within realistic expectations

I have a wonderful ambassador based in Hong Kong, and I consider the value added from the service to be the time savings from my having a single point of contact to whom I can send my needs without...
May 5, 16, 10:19 am
Replies: 15
Views: 3,705
Posted By Sphinx

Yes, as there is no lounge, continental breakfast...

Yes, as there is no lounge, continental breakfast is provided in the restaurant on the ground floor. Fabulous pastries and jams/honey.
Apr 17, 16, 1:45 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 3,705
Posted By Sphinx

Just checked out today, and am similarly...

Just checked out today, and am similarly impressed by the hotel. I had attempted to get an SNA cleared for the top floor suite, but this suite turned out to have been placed in the SNA pool by...
Apr 12, 16, 2:12 pm
Replies: 15
Views: 3,705
Posted By Sphinx

I have a reservation there from this coming...

I have a reservation there from this coming Thursday to Sunday. Will provide feedback on the stay once completed. So far, I have applied SNAs to the stay, but they haven't cleared despite the...
Mar 12, 16, 7:20 am
Replies: 3,331
Views: 451,372
Posted By Sphinx

It is indeed odd. It seemed to me that the hotel...

It is indeed odd. It seemed to me that the hotel benefited more from the non-residents than the residents for a variety of reasons. First, the perks were fewer (no free nights for non-residents),...
Mar 10, 16, 8:27 am
Replies: 3,331
Views: 451,372
Posted By Sphinx

For those who have Grande Club membership but not...

For those who have Grande Club membership but not living in Thailand, note that the new terms and conditions have changed and the membership is no longer available to non-residents......
Mar 9, 16, 7:52 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,173
Posted By Sphinx

Thanks. This is useful advice. Many years ago...

Thanks. This is useful advice. Many years ago the Westin Bali tried to do the same to me (but was trying to get full prepayment for a reservation that was initially flexible. One of the lurkers...
Mar 8, 16, 10:08 pm
Mar 8, 16, 10:37 am
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Views: 1,173
Posted By Sphinx

Can a hotel change cancellation policy long after reservation is confirmed?

Weeks ago, I had made a fully-flexible reservation at the Meridien N'Fis in Marrakesh for later this year.

Today I received a notification from the hotel, reconfirmed by the SPG Ambassador at my...
Jan 22, 16, 4:00 am
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Views: 126,412
Posted By Sphinx

http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article87490.html

http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article87490.html
Jan 5, 16, 11:10 am
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By Sphinx

Ah yes. I had no idea. Thanks.

Ah yes. I had no idea. Thanks.
Jan 5, 16, 9:21 am
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By Sphinx

Stays not posting

I just noticed that about half my stays/nights during 2014 are not visible on the "My Stays" tab on the SPG website, even though they have been accounted for correctly in renewing my status. Are...
Dec 3, 15, 8:25 am
Replies: 48
Views: 5,265
Posted By Sphinx

Not worth it unless you choose hotels much...

Not worth it unless you choose hotels much cheaper than 120 dollars a night.
Nov 24, 15, 1:45 pm
Replies: 1,135
Views: 161,590
Posted By Sphinx

I'm in the same boat... not sure if it's worth...

I'm in the same boat... not sure if it's worth investing in the very few remaining nights at a minimum cost... I just can't be bothered really. For me, the 75 nights have not been of much...
Sep 11, 15, 7:38 am
Replies: 3,331
Views: 451,372
Posted By Sphinx

Found the answer.......

Found the answer.... http://www.awardpad.com/rate-lookup?hotel_id=357&ratecode=SPG50&date=2015-09-29
Sep 11, 15, 6:41 am
Replies: 3,331
Views: 451,372
Posted By Sphinx

SPG50

Does anyone know what is the current SPG50 rate for the SGS?
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