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Oct 20, 03, 9:49 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 661
Posted By LAX 1K

I can say, if you are going to buy C or F...

I can say, if you are going to buy C or F classes, it is feeling less and less like a premium cabin on US carriers. It feels like an upgraded service on foriegn carriers where they close the...
Oct 9, 03, 11:42 am
Replies: 1,772
Views: 574,887
Posted By LAX 1K

If they do.. it will be a change from this...

If they do.. it will be a change from this year... they are now in the position to drop from Gold to Blue..... Happened to me, called the CS and got Silver.. (whew).. then got Gold via the AA...
Oct 9, 03, 9:14 am
Replies: 877
Views: 153,746
Posted By LAX 1K

My recommendation is always the Milenium Hilton.....

My recommendation is always the Milenium Hilton.. but it is downtown.. that hotel has incredible service... But I did enjoy other hotels too... mostly non-Hilton. The Hilton NY Towers.. well that...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Oct 5, 03, 11:07 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 865
Posted By LAX 1K

You get better chance of getting "C" credit if...

You get better chance of getting "C" credit if you are flying a partner airline.

With the own airline, as said, you will get "C" credit only if the upgrade was done incorrectly. I had this...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Oct 5, 03, 11:04 pm
Replies: 1,592
Views: 626,401
Posted By LAX 1K

Quick Note on UA: United's policy on...

Quick Note on UA:

United's policy on upgrading has always been if you get a COMP before July you get it until March of the following year. If it is July or After... you get it for that year, the...
Oct 5, 03, 10:43 pm
Replies: 770
Views: 199,024
Posted By LAX 1K

Here is a "round-about" answer to your question. ...

Here is a "round-about" answer to your question. I know Hilton can and will comp status. I do believe it is "one time" over-ride. I know you can take care of promos many times.

That being said,...
Oct 2, 03, 11:14 pm
Replies: 308
Views: 32,547
Posted By LAX 1K

I would second not staying at the Hilton .. it is...

I would second not staying at the Hilton .. it is mediocre... I did enjoy some Hilton's so I am not Hilton bashing (ie the Hilton Milenium in NYC is awesome!! as is Cancun).. But for Portland, I...
Sep 29, 03, 3:51 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 1,601
Posted By LAX 1K

Ok, so I posted another message, but this seems...

Ok, so I posted another message, but this seems related... I am cancelling my Corporate account.. can I ask for a retention bonus on my Diners Personal Account? I do not need to keep it, but I would...
Sep 29, 03, 3:47 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 312
Posted By LAX 1K

Cancelling Corporate - Keeping Personal, Advice?

Hi,.

After working several years for companies with Diners Club, I will be going to an American Express company. The question I have is if I want to keep my personal account, is there a way to do...
Sep 27, 03, 12:24 am
Replies: 21
Views: 1,003
Posted By LAX 1K

I am so amused.. thanks... ...

I am so amused.. thanks... http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/smile.gif
Really enjoy seeing that people take Hilton too seriously.... Hilton wants us as customers and has safeguards... but they still...
Sep 25, 03, 12:21 am
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By LAX 1K

Just did that... I called and they switched it to...

Just did that... I called and they switched it to my wife's GOLD account... so I may try and switch it back at checkout.. who knows.... either way, at least we have breakfast every day!!! ...
Sep 24, 03, 10:55 am
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By LAX 1K

UA is not suppose to comp US passengers to UA...

UA is not suppose to comp US passengers to UA status. That being said use your other two statuses to request PREMIER EXEC. You will get very simular status to 1k (minus the System wide upgrades). ...
Sep 24, 03, 8:52 am
Replies: 952
Views: 110,722
Posted By LAX 1K

You need to email the director of rooms. I am...

You need to email the director of rooms. I am not certain if it is the same woman as before. If I do find the email address I will email it to you.

I used this process 2 years ago and was...
Sep 24, 03, 8:48 am
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By LAX 1K

Good option.. I will try it... otherwise I may...

Good option.. I will try it... otherwise I may call the hotel and see if I can switch the name on the reservation to her's and her Status...

We will see.
Replies: 8
Views: 1,004
Posted By LAX 1K

Remember "AVIS - We try Harder". I actually...

Remember "AVIS - We try Harder". I actually prefer renting from them myself... glad you enjoy the service!
Sep 22, 03, 11:13 am
Replies: 62
Views: 9,855
Posted By LAX 1K

With regard to UPGRADES.... WE were able to...

With regard to UPGRADES....

WE were able to secure the following:

* Upgrade to JR SUITE (w/hot tub on balcony)
- Larger room (bedroom and sitting area)
- Corner-room facing the beach...
Sep 22, 03, 11:05 am
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By LAX 1K

Award from Silver VIP account, also GOLD VIP on trip

Here is my question. I ordered and booked the ALON award under my SILVER VIP account. My wife has GOLD VIP status and is also on the trip. Can we use her status to get the benefits of...
Sep 21, 03, 6:32 pm
Replies: 1,772
Views: 574,887
Posted By LAX 1K

Found some codes.. NAVG gives your Silver on 2...

Found some codes.. NAVG gives your Silver on 2 stays, GOLD on 4 stays...
APAE gives you instant SILVER then you need to earn GOLD on the FAST TRACK (I believe 4 stays)

Has anyone successfully...
Sep 21, 03, 6:09 pm
Replies: 1,772
Views: 574,887
Posted By LAX 1K

So then, the process would be.. sign up for a new...

So then, the process would be.. sign up for a new account then register that new account for the promotion?

Ok.. will try

EDIT: TRIED AN UNSUCCESSFUL. SIGNED UP FOR A NEW HHONORS ACCOUNT and...
Sep 21, 03, 12:28 am
Replies: 3,880
Views: 109,009
Posted By LAX 1K

Well after being on here for years.. I think many...

Well after being on here for years.. I think many of OZSTAMPS comments go in one ear and out another....
I did tip at the Hilton Cavileri... awesome service.. and very nice executive level....

I...
Sep 21, 03, 12:12 am
Replies: 1,772
Views: 574,887
Posted By LAX 1K

So basically, you need to have the number in the...

So basically, you need to have the number in the promo. Exisiting Hilton Numbers (even new ones) will not register for this promotion as GOLD? So if you were not targeted, you are not getting...
Sep 21, 03, 12:08 am
Replies: 31
Views: 1,937
Posted By LAX 1K

Also, if anyone is not going to use the GOLD VIP...

Also, if anyone is not going to use the GOLD VIP card, please email me as I would love to. Strangely as a AA Platinum did not get anything... even as a UA PremExec... My wife and I are traveling to...
Sep 9, 03, 10:58 am
Replies: 13
Views: 510
Posted By LAX 1K

Actually had the same situation when I stayed at...

Actually had the same situation when I stayed at the Hilton in Rome 5 years ago.. they paid for 4 nights.. and 2 nights on a weekend award..etc. Very confusing.. but they did it somehow. The...
Sep 9, 03, 10:32 am
Replies: 18
Views: 958
Posted By LAX 1K

I disagree with "emulating" Hilton. It is a good...

I disagree with "emulating" Hilton. It is a good business decision. This happens in the airline industry all the time.. they take things that make sense. But you have to admit, Starwood is alot...
Sep 9, 03, 10:28 am
Replies: 6
Views: 403
Posted By LAX 1K

Yes, if you book via the SQ site, you get the...

Yes, if you book via the SQ site, you get the best information if it acrues or doesn't. I know I was flying there for busienss and the cheapest fare I found was $1100 then I checked alternative...
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