> About Us > Press Releases > Thanks Loyal Customers This Summer

Thanks Loyal Customers This Summer

Best Western International Thanks Loyal Customers This Summer

PHOENIX (May 26, 2015) – Best Western International, THE WORLD’S BIGGEST HOTEL FAMILY®, is celebrating winning more awards than ever before by thanking loyal customers this summer with an offer to earn bonus points at its more than 4,000 hotels worldwide. Now through Sept. 7, 2015, Best Western Rewards® members will have the opportunity to earn 1,000 bonus points with every Best Western stay when travel is booked on bestwestern.com. 

“We have won more than 1,800 TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence awards, 
multiple loyalty program awards, and we have been named AAA Hotel Partner of the year six times,” said Dorothy Dowling, senior vice president of marketing and sales for Best Western International. “When our guests stay with us, they are enjoying an award-winning stay - and that’s something to celebrate. We know these awards wouldn’t be possible without our loyal guests. We hope all of our customers have a memorable summer travel experience and enjoy receiving 1,000 bonus points on every stay.” 

Best Western International has received several prestigious awards recently including Business Travel News naming Best Western and Best Western Plus as the best mid-price and upper mid-price hotel chains, four consecutive Compuware Best of the Web gold awards for the best hotel website, and six consecutive AAA/CAA Hotel Partner of the Year awards. The brand also earned top honors for the second year at the Loyalty360 Expo, including the North American 360-Degree Platinum Award and the award for Best Customer Insight in Loyalty Marketing, among other recognitions. Best Western hotels also recently set new records for the number of hotels earning TripAdvisor Certificates of Excellence – 1,161 in North America and 1808 globally. 

Best Western’s loyalty program, Best Western Rewards has emerged as an award-winning powerhouse among hotel loyalty programs in recent years. The program was recently recognized by U.S. News & World Report and J.D. Power Associates as one of the top three hotel loyalty programs. Best Western Rewards was also named Up and Coming Program of the Year, Middle East/Asia/Oceania in the 2015 Freddie Awards. For more than 25 years, the program has served as one of the industry’s most generous rewards programs where points never expire. It has the lowest redemption thresholds for awards, and is one of few loyalty programs that is truly international. With hotels in more than 100 countries, Best Western makes it easy for members to earn points that can be redeemed global free room nights with no blackout dates, the Best Western Travel Card, dining, shopping and entertainment gift cards, gas cards, airline/partner rewards and much more. Best Western’s Status Match...No Catch® program will match members’ elite status in any other hotel loyalty program, free of charge.


Best Western International, Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of 4,000+* hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Best Western offers six hotel products to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market: BEST WESTERN®, BEST WESTERN PLUS®, BEST WESTERN PREMIER®, BEST WESTERN PLUS EXECUTIVE RESIDENCYSM, VîbsSM and BW Premier CollectionSM. Now celebrating 69 years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 22 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. The brand’s partnerships with AAA/CAA, Minor League Baseball, and Harley-Davidson® provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Best Western continues to set industry records and accolades, including Business Travel News top chain award for both BEST WESTERN and BEST WESTERN PLUS, three consecutive Compuware Best of the Web gold awards and six consecutive AAA/CAA Hotel Partner of the Year awards. Forty percent of Best Western-branded hotels worldwide won TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awards for customer satisfaction. 

For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www.bestwestern.com. 

*Numbers are approximate and may fluctuate.