The Daily Drop Podcast

How To Get Hotel Benefits Without Elite Status

November 08, 2023 Daily Drop Season 1 Episode 10
The Daily Drop Podcast
How To Get Hotel Benefits Without Elite Status
Show Notes

Join Mike and Megan as we dive in head first to the best travel hacking content. In this episode we…

  • How to get taxes and fees refunded when canceling a trip
  • Break down the new Jet Blue and Qatar partnership news and why this rocks
  • 3 ways to get hotel elite status benefits without having any status
  • Reader question on canceling your oldest card
  • And more… 

*Correction - FHR is a 1 night minimum, Hotel Collection is a 2 night minimum.

Episode Resources:

Free Cruise Daily Drop newsletter: https://dailydrop.com/blogs/home/%E2%9C%88%EF%B8%8F-how-to-get-a-free-cruise?podcast

Ennismore Daily Drop newsletter: https://dailydrop.com/blogs/home/%F0%9F%8F%A8-hotel-perks-without-elite-status-part-2?podcast

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Episode Time Stamps:

1:01 - Life updates from Mike and Megan (how to get taxes and fees refunded when canceling a trip)
6:25 - Jet Blue and Qatar partnering up
13:48 - Small Luxury Hotels Hyatt benefits
19:39 - Ennismore Hotel benefits
24:23 - Bank portals (Fine Hotel and Resorts)
35:50 - Reader question on canceling cards