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Today, 10:43 am
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Posted By dcstudent

I don't think this is right. My recollection is...

I don't think this is right. My recollection is SPG only did peak for Cat 5 and above and also did limit the total number of days a property could label peak.
Today, 10:40 am
Replies: 128
Views: 9,342
Posted By dcstudent

For me it's totally the lack of transparency. I'm...

For me it's totally the lack of transparency. I'm not crying over the actual existence of peak v. non. With SPG they made public the number of nights a hotel could select peak AND published the days...
Aug 15, 19, 8:20 pm
Replies: 128
Views: 9,342
Posted By dcstudent

And of course they're not disclosing how many...

And of course they're not disclosing how many nights a hotel can label peak or has to label off peak.

I fear (but hope I'm wrong) that in major cities like London, SanFran, NYC, etc...or in...
Aug 14, 19, 4:57 am
Replies: 100
Views: 6,543
Posted By dcstudent

Sorry to see William go, but best wishes on...

Sorry to see William go, but best wishes on retirement! May you have lots of trips to places you never had time to go while working. You were truly the example for all other companies with a...
Aug 2, 19, 4:03 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 1,892
Posted By dcstudent

We'll use it for 5 one ways this calendar year -...

We'll use it for 5 one ways this calendar year - saving about $1K in airfare. (That's assuming we would have booked on WN even without CP.)

That said given how little versatility its had for us,...
Jul 29, 19, 9:17 am
Replies: 222
Views: 43,893
Posted By dcstudent

Good to hear that the shortcomings appear to have...

Good to hear that the shortcomings appear to have been fixed. Monetizing the roof is not surprising but disappointing. Really nice place to hang out in good weather with a drink from the lounge. ...
Jul 27, 19, 6:40 pm
Replies: 161
Views: 30,287
Posted By dcstudent

Just completed a two night stay. Lovely hotel,...

Just completed a two night stay. Lovely hotel, upgraded to a true 1 bedroom suite. Suite was in great shape, very clean. Bathroom was huge. Soaking jacuzzi tub, separate area with a door for the...
Jul 24, 19, 6:16 am
Replies: 85
Views: 8,858
Posted By dcstudent

Had two more stays in the last two weeks. Both...

Had two more stays in the last two weeks. Both one nighters, checking in on Sunday, out on Monday. Both stays were flawless.

First stay, check in at 4pm. Elite line staffed and honored. No...
Jul 23, 19, 7:05 am
Replies: 0
Views: 88
Posted By dcstudent

Courtyard Houston by the Galleria [Master Thread]

Currently staying here (about to check out after a 1 night stay):

Chose this hotel as the rate was the cheapest by the Galleria for last night by over $50 and over $100 cheaper than the Marriott...
Jul 18, 19, 5:27 pm
Replies: 251
Views: 34,148
Posted By dcstudent

I've never stayed at the Ren, but for 63GBP...I...

I've never stayed at the Ren, but for 63GBP...I would.
Jul 16, 19, 4:28 pm
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Views: 774
Posted By dcstudent

GAAAH, what a puff piece. No probing questions...

GAAAH, what a puff piece. No probing questions on the destinations fees (not that Arne would answer given it's subject to litigation at the moment but at least try), or much of anything else.
Jul 15, 19, 7:40 pm
Replies: 176
Views: 16,454
Posted By dcstudent

Does anyone have, or know of a website, that...

Does anyone have, or know of a website, that shows the economy class seat map? I can only find the business map. TIA!
Jul 15, 19, 5:46 am
Replies: 251
Views: 34,148
Posted By dcstudent

I've received good elite treatment (Plat) at both...

I've received good elite treatment (Plat) at both the Marriott and Skyline (never stayed at the Renaissance so can't comment). I book the lowest level room and I've always gotten an upgrade at both...
Jul 14, 19, 9:58 am
Replies: 251
Views: 34,148
Posted By dcstudent

I'll add to the poster above who said Marriott...

I'll add to the poster above who said Marriott and Renaissance...the Sheraton Skyline is also very convenient (and next door to the Marriott). As an aside, I always stay at the Marriott or Skyline...
Jul 2, 19, 5:44 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 2,280
Posted By dcstudent

I've branched out quite a bit since the merger. ...

I've branched out quite a bit since the merger. I used to be SPG and I'd use Hilton only if a SPG option wasn't available or was too expensive. For a little while after the August debacle I stayed...
Jun 25, 19, 1:01 pm
Replies: 1,119
Views: 86,377
Posted By dcstudent

Still down at 3pm Eastern. Search pulls up hotels...

Still down at 3pm Eastern. Search pulls up hotels in a given city but lists all of them as "unavailable" regardless of rate/date searches for.
Jun 7, 19, 2:54 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 545
Posted By dcstudent

P.S. Would help me make a decision if crew/ground...

P.S. Would help me make a decision if crew/ground updated us every 10 minutes or so even if they have no update, but that hardly ever happens IME.
Jun 7, 19, 2:49 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 545
Posted By dcstudent

DTW-ATL 6/7 First MX Cancel, now MX delay while on board new flight

So, I picked a really bad day to fly DTW-ATL. I was booked on the last ever flight #210 (https://www.flyertalk.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=210) , scheduled to leave today at 1850....
Jun 6, 19, 5:55 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,260
Posted By dcstudent

Yeah, I'm going to start traveling with a HDMI...

Yeah, I'm going to start traveling with a HDMI cable as I have Netflix, YouTube TV and Amazon Prime and if I'm lucky these days the hotel has a connection to Netflix but never the other 2. I wonder...
May 30, 19, 8:22 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 764
Posted By dcstudent

Promised an update so here goes. Stopped by...

Promised an update so here goes. Stopped by Atlanta office in Buckhead. Person working was not fluent in English and asked me to email my request to the Atlanta sales office specific email. Heard...
May 30, 19, 8:08 pm
Replies: 1,045
Views: 203,984
Posted By dcstudent

Disappointed in the fares released today as well....

Disappointed in the fares released today as well. Lowest fare buckets for my normal flights (DTW-BWI and ATL-BWI/DCA) to the DC area on Mondays and back on Thursdays are over 30% higher than they...
May 12, 19, 12:46 pm
Replies: 25
Views: 2,638
Posted By dcstudent

OP, I'm a big SPG person and quick to say how...

OP, I'm a big SPG person and quick to say how great SPG was, but this area was not one of them. Many SPG hotels had no dedicated check-in area. Many more had a dedicated line but didn't staff it,...
May 11, 19, 1:07 pm
Replies: 53
Views: 4,564
Posted By dcstudent

Why sit in the aisle if what you really want is...

Why sit in the aisle if what you really want is to look out the window all flight?
May 8, 19, 12:17 pm
Replies: 38
Views: 2,989
Posted By dcstudent

Under SPG's last minute site (both "Beat the...

Under SPG's last minute site (both "Beat the Timer" and whatever replaced it) you could search for a city, OR see a list of all cities. So it's quite possible and easy enough to do offer both. ...
May 8, 19, 11:28 am
Replies: 38
Views: 2,989
Posted By dcstudent

Just looked at the site, and unless I completely...

Just looked at the site, and unless I completely missed something, there is no list of participating properties. You have to search the city you want and then maybe you'll see a property. That's...
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