DUBAI: Members of Emirates Skywards, the award-winning loyalty programme of Emirates and flydubai, can use travel and shopping spends from their summer holiday this year to earn more Skywards Miles that can get them closer to their next dream getaway.
Miles earned through Emirates Skywards special offers can be redeemed for flights on Emirates, flydubai and other partner airlines or can be used to access a variety of retail and lifestyle rewards.
New partnership with The Bicester Village Shopping Collection
Emirates Skywards members will now be able to earn Miles when shopping for their favourite fashion and lifestyle brands at more than 1,300 boutiques across The Bicester Village Shopping Collection located in Europe and China. Members will earn 1 Skywards Mile for every EUR 1, GBP 1 or RMB 10 spent at any of the Villages.
Miles can be credited to the member’s Skywards account by presenting the shopping receipt and Skywards membership number at any of the Bicester Villages’ Tourist Information Centres. Set at 11 destinations across Europe and China, the Villages offer guests the opportunity to shop leading fashion and lifestyle brands while enjoying savings of up to 60% on the recommended retail price in Europe and up to 80% in China.
Skywards Platinum and Gold members will also enjoy access to exclusive by-appointment VIP lounges at select Villages. More information on the partnership and on The Bicester Village Shopping Collection can be found here.
Offers on hotel accommodation
Your World Rewards: Emirates Skywards’ joint initiative with Marriott Bonvoy allows dual earning on both brands’ loyalty programmes when flying Emirates and staying at hotels participating in Marriott Bonvoy globally. Emirates Skywards Silver, Gold and Platinum members who have registered for the Your World Rewards programme will earn 1 Skywards Mile per 1 USD or its foreign equivalent spent on eligible hotel stays with Marriott (in addition to Marriott Bonvoy points ). Emirates Skywards Gold and Platinum members enjoy additional benefits such as 4pm late checkout, access to Elite check-in line and enhanced in-room internet access. Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite and Ambassador Elite members will earn 3 Marriott Bonvoy points per 1 USD or its foreign equivalent spent on all eligible Emirates flights (in addition to Skywards Miles). Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite and Ambassador Elite also enjoy in-airport benefits, including priority check-in and priority boarding. Find out more here.
Rocketmiles: Emirates Skywards members can earn up to 10,000 Skywards Miles per night when booking their hotel stays through Emirates. Until 15 September 2019, members can also earn 5,000 bonus Miles when making their first hotel booking with Rocketmiles and complete their stays by 31 December 2019. Find out more here.
Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts: Skywards members booking a minimum of two nights with Shangri-La Hotels before 31 August 2019 for stays until 31 March 2020 can earn double Skywards Miles for their stay. Members need to enrol for Shangri-La’s Golden Circle rewards programme and must choose Flexible Rate when booking their rooms. More information including Terms & Conditions can be found here.
Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas: In addition to earning triple Skywards Miles, members can also get discounts on accommodation, dining and spa treatments with Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, AVANI Hotels & Resorts and Tivoli Hotels & Resorts. Eligible stays would have to be booked and completed by 29 February 2020. For further information visit the Emirates Skywards website.
Offers on ground transportation
Cabforce: Airport and city transfers got more rewarding with the Emirates Skywards Cabforce app. All bookings on the app will earn double Skywards Miles until 15 September 2019. Members can book taxis in over 40 countries with the Emirates Skywards Cabforce app. Details on how to download the Emirates Skywards Cabforce app can be found here.
Hertz: Emirates Skywards members renting a car on their holiday from Hertz can earn up to 10.5 Skywards Miles per 1 USD spent and based on their tier. The offer is valid for bookings made until 15 August 2019 and for trips completed by 30 September 2019. More information available here.
Avis: When renting cars with Avis this summer, Emirates Skywards members can earn triple Miles for rentals of three days or more. The offer is valid for up to three rentals which are booked until 31 July 2019 and completed by 30 September 2019. More information available here.
Other Offers to earn Emirates Skywards Miles
The Dubai Mall: For all purchases at The Dubai Mall over AED 100, Skywards members can earn up to 1 Skywards Mile for every US$1 spent. Members have to download The Dubai Mall app, register for the Emaar Malls Rewards Programme, link their Emirates Skywards account to the app and then scan their purchase receipts for the Miles to be credited to their account. Instructions on how to earn miles can be found here.
Co-branded cards and other financial partnerships: Emirates Skywards members can use their Skywards co-branded cards on any of the above offers to earn even more miles per offer. Alternatively members can also transfer loyalty points from select credit card schemes to their Emirates Skywards account. More details on Emirates Skywards’ financial partners can be found on the website. News Desk