Best Western Rewards Points Only From Best Western branded booking channels as of 1.1.2014
Members of Best WesternÔÇÖs loyalty program, Best Western Rewards, can collect 10 points per 1 US Dollar used for accommodation (the conversion rate to other currencies is regularly fixed by Best Western.). From 1.1.2014 onwards this principle will still be valid, however Best Western hotels in Finland, the Baltic States and Poland are granting points to eligible room rates providing that reservations are booked via Best Western branded channels aka Best Western websites (e.g. bestwestern.com, bestwestern.fi, bestwestern.pl), Best WesternÔÇÖs toll-free line or directly to the Best Western hotel (phone, email or hotelÔÇÖs website). Bookings via online travel agent consumer sites are not considered eligible for Best Western Rewards points.
See Best Western Rewards Rules.
From November 2013 onwards Polish members of Best Western Rewards can change their points to audioteka.pl ÔÇô an internet distributor of audiobooks. Best Western Rewards is the frequent traveler's club of Best Western hotels established in 1988. Best Western hotels' guest can collect the points from their eligible stays.
Best Western's vision is to lead the industry in the superior customer service. The members of World's Biggest Hotel Family demonstrate every day how they value the business of the loyal guests by rewarding them with points and offering them a carefully selected awards.
The partnership with audioteka.pl, which is distributing audiobooks through its own mobile application for smartphones, tablets and cars, will give the Polish Best Western Rewards members an opportunity to change the points collected for audiobooks. - Best Western Rewards program is gaining popularity in Poland. Thus we want to present new local possibilities to our loyal guests. It is important to provide the Best Western Rewards members awards they benefit from. Audioteka's audiobooks sits well in our selection of awards ÔÇô says Gheorghe Marian Cristescu, Best Western Director for Poland.
Audioteka is an international portal. It is cooperating with more than 350 publishers from all over the world, offering thousands of titles. The platform is available in Poland, Czech Republic, Spain, France, Sweden and in Germany. Soon new portals are going to be opened in Finland, Norway, Hungary, Lithuania, Russia, Great Britain and Italy.
- We are convinced that cooperation with Best Western, the World's Biggest Hotel Family, will allow us to reach new listeners ÔÇô especially travelers, who are particularly interested in the audiobook offer ÔÇô says Marcin Beme, the creator of audioteka.pl.
Best Western Rewards established in 1988, is one of the first loyalty programs in the hotel industry. It has over 20 million active members all around the world. There is no membership fee for joining Best Western Rewards program. One can join the program at the Best Western hotel or by visiting www.bwrewards.fi webpage. The guests belonging to another hotel club are offered a special Best Western Rewards Status Match ÔÇô No Catch┬« program which entitles the club change so that the member's elite level membership is matches with Best Western Rewards elite level membership. Polish members of Best Western Rewards are registered to Best Western Rewards club hosted by Best Western Hotels Finland, Baltic States and Poland. The Best Western Rewards members can collect points or airline miles from their eligible stays at any Best Western hotels around the world. The points can be used towards awards provided by the local club. There are several ways to gain extra points to reach the awards more rapidly. Currently the Best Western Rewards members in Finland, Baltic States and Poland are provided 500 extra points for booking their stays through www.bestwestern.pl webpage. Additionally Best Western Rewards members are given 250 points per guest feedback given via www.bwfeedback.com webpage. In July 2013 Best Western Rewards took second place among the total number of 16 biggest hotel chains in the world ranking of the best loyalty programs in the tourism industry prepared by an American multi-platform U.S. News & World Report.
ABOUT BEST WESTERN AS AN ORGANIZATION
Best Western International, Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand made up of more than 4,000* BEST WESTERN┬«, BEST WESTERN PLUS┬« and BEST WESTERN PREMIER┬« hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales, marketing and promotional support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 20 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. Best Western Hotels Finland, Baltic States and Poland is the affiliate office of Best Western International, inc. representing the brand and programs in Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit bestwestern.pl.
*Numbers are approximate and may fluctuate.
Program lojalno┼Ťciowy Best Western Rewards rozbudowuje ofert─Ö w Polsce
Ju┼╝ od listopada br. polscy cz┼éonkowie Best Western Rewards b─Öd─ů mogli zamienia─ç punkty zebrane podczas pobyt├│w w hotelach Best Western na dowolne audiobooki dost─Öpne w serwisie internetowym autdioteka.pl. Za┼éo┼╝ony w 1988 r. Best Western Rewards to jeden z pierwszych program├│w lojalno┼Ťciowych w bran┼╝y hotelarskiej.
Misj─ů Best Western jest bycie liderem bran┼╝y w jako┼Ťci obs┼éugi klienta. Program Best Western Rewards jest jednym ze sposob├│w na wprowadzenie jej w ┼╝ycie. Obiekty nale┼╝─ůce do najwi─Ökszej na ┼Ťwiecie rodziny hotelowej ka┼╝dego dnia pokazuj─ů jak wa┼╝ne jest dla nich zadowolenie sta┼éych go┼Ťci. Za swoje pobyty otrzymuj─ů oni punkty, kt├│re mog─ů zamieni─ç na bardzo starannie wybrane nagrody.
Audioteka.pl jest serwisem internetowym dystrybuuj─ůcym audiobooki poprzez w┼éasn─ů mobilna platform─Ö cyfrowej dystrybucji tre┼Ťci audio obejmuj─ůc─ů aplikacje na smartphony, tablety i samochody. Rozpocz─Öte w listopadzie partnerstwo z portalem da polskim cz┼éonkom Best Western Rewards mo┼╝liwo┼Ť─ç zamiany punkt├│w z programu na dowolne ksi─ů┼╝ki do s┼éuchania. B─Öd─ů mogli korzysta─ç r├│wnie┼╝ z dodatkowych promocji na platformie, stworzonych wy┼é─ůcznie z my┼Ťl─ů o nich.
- Best Western Rewards cieszy si─Ö w Polsce coraz wi─Ökszym zainteresowaniem. Uznali┼Ťmy, ┼╝e to idealny moment na rozbudowanie lokalnej oferty programu i podarowanie jego cz┼éonkom nowych mo┼╝liwo┼Ťci. Dotychczas punkty wymieniane by┼éy m.in. na kolejne noclegi, mile lotnicze oraz inne us┼éugi dodatkowe. Warto doda─ç, ┼╝e w najbli┼╝szych miesi─ůcach planujemy jeszcze bardziej zintensyfikowa─ç proces rozwoju Best Western Rewards na polskim rynku. Nawi─ůzanie wsp├│┼épracy z serwisem audioteka.pl to wa┼╝ny krok w tym kierunku - m├│wi Gheorghe Cristescu, Dyrektor Best Western na Polsk─Ö.
Aktualnie mi─Ödzynarodowy serwis Audioteka wsp├│┼épracuje z ponad 350 wydawcami z ca┼éego ┼Ťwiata, oferuj─ůc tysi─ůce tytu┼é├│w. Platforma dzia┼éa w Polsce, Czechach, Hiszpanii, Francji, oraz w Szwecji i Niemczech. Najbli┼╝sze plany rozwoju sp├│┼éki zak┼éadaj─ů uruchomienie serwis├│w w Finlandii, Norwegii, na W─Ögrzech, w Turcji, na Litwie, a tak┼╝e w Rosji, Wielkiej Brytanii oraz we W┼éoszech.
- Jeste┼Ťmy przekonani, ┼╝e wsp├│┼épraca z najwi─Öksz─ů na ┼Ťwiecie rodzin─ů hotelow─ů Best Western u┼éatwi nam dotarcie do wielu nowych u┼╝ytkownik├│w ksi─ů┼╝ek do s┼éuchania ÔÇô szczeg├│lnie, ┼╝e s─ů to osoby podr├│┼╝uj─ůce, czyli potencjalni s┼éuchacze audiobook├│w. Nie wykluczamy tak┼╝e rozbudowy jej zakresu w przysz┼éo┼Ťci ÔÇô m├│wi Marcin Beme, tw├│rca serwisu audioteka.pl.
Za┼éo┼╝ony w 1988 r. Best Western Rewards to jeden z pierwszych program├│w lojalno┼Ťciowym w bran┼╝y hotelarskiej. Aktualnie liczy ponad 20 milion├│w aktywnych cz┼éonk├│w z ca┼éego ┼Ťwiata. Do┼é─ůczenie do Best Western Rewards jest ca┼ékowicie bezp┼éatne. Zapisa─ç do programu mo┼╝na si─Ö na stronie www.bwrewards.fi. Ponadto osoby, kt├│re nale┼╝─ů do innego programu lojalno┼Ťciowego z bran┼╝y hotelarskiej, mog─ů skorzysta─ç z oferty Best Western Rewards Status Match ÔÇô No Catch┬«. Pozwala ona do┼é─ůczy─ç do Best Western Rewards zachowuj─ůc status osi─ůgni─Öty w poprzednim programie.
Polscy cz┼éonkowie Best Western Rewards s─ů rejestrowani w programie lojalno┼Ťciowym przez fili─Ö Best Western Hotels Finland, Baltic States and Poland. Mog─ů oni zbiera─ç punkty lub mile lotnicze na ca┼éym ┼Ťwiecie i zamienia─ç je na nagrody przygotowywane przez lokalny oddzia┼é Best Western. Istnieje r├│wnie┼╝ wiele sposob├│w na zdobycie dodatkowych punkt├│w. Obecnie, do ko┼äca 2013 r. sie─ç udost─Öpnia specjaln─ů ofert─Ö, dzi─Öki kt├│rej ka┼╝dy, kto zarezerwuje pobyt w hotelu Best Western przez oficjaln─ů stron─Ö internetow─ů sieci www.bestwestern.pl, otrzyma 500 punkt├│w do wykorzystania w ramach programu.
W lipcu br. Best Western Rewards zaj─ů┼é drugie miejsce, spo┼Ťr├│d program├│w 16 najwi─Ökszych sieci hotelowych na ┼Ťwiecie, w rankingu najlepszych program├│w lojalno┼Ťciowych sektora turystycznego, opublikowanego przez ameryka┼äsk─ů platform─Ö medialna U.S. News & World Report.
O sieci Best Western
Best Western to najwi─Öksza na ┼Ťwiecie rodzina hotelowa, do kt├│rej nale┼╝y obecnie ponad 4 000 hoteli w ponad 100* krajach na ca┼éym ┼Ťwiecie. Dzia┼éaj─ů one pod trzema markami: BEST WESTERN, BEST WESTERN PLUS oraz BEST WESTERN PREMIER. To, co ┼é─ůczy obiekty Best Western to jako┼Ť─ç i standard obs┼éugi klient├│w, wsp├│lny system rezerwacyjny oraz programy sprzeda┼╝owo ÔÇô marketingowe. Wszystkie hotele nale┼╝─ůce do sieci s─ů niezale┼╝nie zarz─ůdzane i stanowi─ů w┼éasno┼Ť─ç prywatnych inwestor├│w. Ka┼╝dego dnia goszcz─ů ┼é─ůcznie setki tysi─Öcy go┼Ťci. BW Hotels Osuuskunta, okre┼Ťlany te┼╝ jako Best Western Hotels Finland, Baltic States and Poland, jest siedzib─ů biura reprezentuj─ůcego sie─ç Best Western w Finlandii, krajach ba┼étyckich oraz w Polsce.
* Liczby podane s─ů w przybli┼╝eniu i mog─ů ulega─ç zmianom.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Business Faltom has been opened in September 16th, 2013. The hotel is the fourth hotel in Pomorze district with excellent location: only 2 km away from the ring road of Tr├│jmiasto and less than 25 km from the Lech Wa┼é─Ösa Airport in Gda┼äsk R─Öbiechowo.
The three-star hotel offers 40 double rooms and 6 apartments. There is a bathroom with a tub, a 32-inch LCD TV with a multimedia function, a free WiFi access, a fridge, a safe and a work desk in every room. There are also some special facilities prepared for the families travelling with children.
Business guests can use 2 air-conditioned and fully equipped conference rooms. The biggest of them is 350 m2 big and it can fit over 200 people. In the entertainment part of the hotel one can play billiard or table tennis and rent a bike or Nordic Walking equipment. There will be also a SPA.
- Joining Best Western is a big step for us. Being a part of international booking system is a chance to reach a whole new group of guests. We want to be in the customer's top of mind with our price/quality ratio ÔÇô says Tomasz Falkowski, an investor and owner of Faltom group's properties.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Business Faltom is the fifth Polish hotel representing BEST WESTERN PLUS descriptor. - The development of BEST WESTERN PLUS hotel base is incredibly important for us because the guest segment it responses to growing. We are glad that within less than a year from the opening of the first BEST WESTERN PLUS hotel in Poland we already have 5 hotels in this category, adds Gheorghe Marian Cristescu, Best Western Country Director in Poland.
At the beginning of next year the Best Western portfolio in Poland is expanding with a new hotel located in Wroclaw.
BEST WESTER PLUS Q Hotel Wroc┼éaw will be the second Best Western hotel in the Wroclaw, the capital of Dolny ┼Ül─ůsk. It will be also a fourth Best Western hotel operated by Dobry Hotel Group.
- Another contract with the same operator is a proof that our business model is working on the Polish market, says Gheorghe Marian Cristescu, Best Western Director for Poland. ÔÇô It is no coincidence that we have second hotel in Wroc┼éaw. The city is one of the most business friendly places in Poland and it is now developing fast thanks to the title of European Capital of Culture. Millions of tourists are going to visit this city in 2016 due to this event ÔÇô adds Cristescu.
The three star hotel is located on Zaolzia┼äska 2 Street, less than 10 minutes from the main railroad station. The BEST WESTERN Q Hotel Wroc┼éaw offer is focused on the business clients, which is a specialty of the Dobry Hotel Group. The fully air-conditioned object will offer 127 rooms (6 of them can be joined together) and an apartment. The guests will be able to use free Wi-Fi, a safe and a coffee and tea set. An underground garage will be also build, with 23 parking spaces.
In the hotel lobby guests will find a bar and a restaurant. And on the first floor a conference center with a foyer is going to be located. It will include 3 big halls (80m2 each) for 200 people and two smaller conference rooms (25m2).
The hotel will be also a good place for families. Especially for them 20 rooms are going to be fitted with a folded bed. Furthermore all children up to 16 years traveling with their parents will stay in the hotel for free.
- We see a growing number of reservations in all three Dobry Hotel objects operating in the Best Western chain, especially in the business category. We also can see a growing number of tourists from abroad, this also might be a result of the Best Westerns prestige ÔÇô comments Daniel ┼üukaszewicz, Business Development Director of Dobry Hotel Group. ÔÇô We are planning at least two new investments in the upcoming years, possibly with Best Western as well ÔÇô he adds.
BEST WEEKEND SCANDINAVIA - the gift card that gives the receiver two nights at the Best Western hotel of their choice*!
We have great news! Best Weekend gift card is about relaxation, change of scenery, taking some time to yourself and your partner. The card includes 2 weekend nights in double room at any Best Western hotel in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden (over 160 hotels to choose from!) plus breakfast plus Best Western Rewards points or airline partner miles.
How to buy the Best Weekend Scandinavia Card
Price: the card costs 187,25 euros
Where it can be bought:
Contact Best Western office,
How the card is delivered: The card is plastic card in a gift package and it will be delivered to the given address.
How to use the Best Weekend Scandinavia Card
To whom the card is: anyone with birthday, anniversary or just need for break; also great as a prize!
What does the card receiver get in fact: the card holder is entitled for 2 consecutive weekend nights at any Best Western hotel located in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden and Denmark. Breakfast is included in the package. Also Best Western Rewards members can collect Rewards points or airline partner miles from the Best Weekend Scandinavia stays.
How to book a stay with this card: choose city and the hotel; contact Best Western toll-freeline and tell you want to book a Best Weekend Scandinavian stay. The booking must be done before arrival.
Arriving to the hotel: Give the card to the front desk staff as you arrive. Also be prepared to present a personal credit card or other form of payment guarantee.
Is there expiration date: Best Weekend Scandinavian gift card is valid as long as there is value on the card; max. 1 year from the date of purchase.
Terms and conditions - Best Weekend Scandinavia gift card
There are a limited number of rooms for Best Weekend Scandinavia stays. The card cannot be combined with any other offers or campaigns. Best Weekend Scandinavian gift card is replaceable if lost, stolen or destroyed. It is also not exchangeable for cash in part or other substitutions and no change will be given. The value available on the card will be reduced by the total charges/units. It is the responsibility of the cardholder to keep track of the value of their Travel Card. Travel Card balances can be tracked online at www.travelcard.bestwestern.com. These terms and conditions are subject to change without notice.
The new Best Western hotel will be located in the city center of Opole, at 17 Wary┼äskiego St., only 600 meters from the Old Town and 800 meters from the famous Opole Amphitheatre, where the biggest and the oldest National Polish Song Festival takes place. The 3-star hotel will offer 28 comfortable rooms and 2 apartments (altogether 61 accommodation places), parking space for 20 cars, restaurant and a pub. Additionally, it will provide a recreational area with sauna, spa bath and a massage room. The official opening of the hotel, that is currently under renovation, is planned for the fourth quarter of this year.
BEST WESTERN Agit Congress & SPA has joined to the World's Biggest Hotel Family as the 20th Best Western facility in Poland and second in Lublin Voivodeship, operating under Best Western brand.
BEST WESTERN Agit Congress & SPA provides also an extended SPA centre with 6 parlours, 2 saunas, a fitness room, a gym and even a special dance room. In the Eco Restaurant with an open kitchen, the guests have a possibility to watch the chef, Jean Bos (the precursor of molecular cuisine in Poland), as he prepares his delicious meals.
The investor of a 3-star hotel, located at 29 Wojciechowska street in the city centre of Lublin, is Agit Translation Agency. Because of their business activities so far, they decided to equip all 21 rooms with the SITA learning system. Guests also have an opportunity to reserve individual conversations with native speakers. The facility offers a great conference and training area (altogether circa 600 m2). 5 conference rooms are equipped with a range of multimedia solutions (translatory cabins with infrared headsets, as well as voting and debates system dedicated to international conferences).
The hotel also offers something special to families travelling with children. There is a room with a specially designed interactive educational floor, which allows children to make themselves familiar with foreign languages while being taken care of by qualified teachers and native speakers. What is more, children and their parents can make use of a beautiful 1000-square-meter garden, in which they can find a playground with an obstacle course and football and volleyball pitches.
Additionally, the investor has taken care of the environment and installed its own sewage plant, an energy management system and solar panels.
Best Western strengthens its position in Central Poland's hotel market
At the beginning of summer Top Hotel, from┬áthe Mazowieckie Voivodeship, will be be relaunched as Best Western hotel. The hotel is located in Nowy Dw├│r Mazowiecki and currently undergoing a general make-over (including air conditioning, room equipment and restaurant design) after which the facility will become the first 3-star hotel in the surrounding area. The cost of the renovation is estimated at 2,000,000 PLN.
The hotel will be a convenient accommodation for air-travelers, because of the proximity to the Modlin Airport and a good railway connection with the Warsaw Chopin Airport.
The hotel will offer 64 comfortable, air conditioned rooms and three 'junior suit' rooms. Each one will be equipped with in an LCD TV, a radio, a telephone, a desk, a safe and a bathroom with a shower. There will be also special facilities for families with children and disabled guests. Wireless Internet will also be available everywhere in the hotel.
During the last seven months, three hotels in the Tri-city and one each in the Dolno┼Ťl─ůskie, Lubelskie, ┼Üwi─Ötokrzyskie and Ma┼éopolskie Voivodeships have joined the Best Western hotel chain in Poland.
Currently, there are three Best Western hotels in Mazowieckie Voivodeship, located in different districts of Warsaw: BEST WESTERN Hotel Portos (Mokot├│w), BEST WESTERN Hotel Felix (South Praga) and BEST WESTERN Hotel Poleczki (Northern Ursyn├│w).
BEST WESTERN Hotel Ferdynand has passed Best Western descriptor assessment and is now officially approved to operate as BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Ferdynand.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Ferdynand is located in the city center, 100 meters from the railway and bus stations and 11 kilometers from the airport in Jesionka. It provides 39 rooms with individually controlled air conditioning and free Internet access. It takes less than 5 minute walk to reach the Old Town, bustling with entertainment and cultural life. The hotel also has a conference space.
"It is our strategy to provide our guests maximum satisfaction. We want the guests to choose BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Ferdynand again when they arrive Rzesz├▓w. That is why we care about every little detail. Nothing is more gratifying than to see how┬á group of regular hotel guests keep growing" says AnnaTadla-Szawan, General Manager of BEST WESTERN PLUS Hotel Ferdynand.
Since the opening of the hotel in November 2010, its services and amenities have been constantly enriched. Among others, a second conference room, a restaurant and a coffee bar were opened last year. Recently, the room service has been launched, too. In the Best Hotel Award 2012 plebiscite the hotel was recognized as the best hotel in Rzesz├│w.
Currently, four hotels in Poland operate under BEST WESTERN PLUS descriptor. It has already been announced that by the end of the year Chomi─ů┼╝a Park hotel, located near Bydgoszcz, will operate under the same brand as well.