New online travel tool makes it easier to use points instead of paying for hotel stays
A new online travel tool helps you save money and make it easier to use loyalty points to book your next stay around the world.
I like to travel. I love planning a trip. What I don’t like is coming from a hotel program and credit card points account how I might want to use the points instead of paying for a night. Chasing down a points balance and then comparing available points versus paying or a combination of the two becomes cumbersome for most people.
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Go to the Awayz website on a travel mission and find out in seconds which points are available and whether an upcoming stay is worth cashing in or paying for those valuable points.
Odynn is the company behind the awards optimization platform. It promises to maximize your rewards with the absolute best deals on places you want to stay.
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What is Aviz?
Awayz is a real-time cash and rewards pricer that helps you plan your travels with ease.
Spend wisely or redeem rewards by displaying the best cash and point values at more than 15,000 Hilton, Marriott, Hyatt and IHG hotels around the world in every search.
You get an independently evaluated loyalty program because Awayz uses a side-by-side comparison of cash and points pricing.
All booking suggestions are based on your rewards balance and credit card. Everyone sees a price breakdown of their hotel and bank credits, so they know how much they can redeem from their respective programs on any given stay.
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It even lets you check award availability in a calendar view that highlights dates when free nights may be available and the lowest points or cash price offered.
Is Awayz free to use?
There is a free option with Awayz, which provides real-time cash and rewards pricing and rewards availability. However, to get some of the other, more exciting features, you’ll need a subscription.
have gold plan It provides users with both features of the free plan plus hotel free night certificates, 4th/5th nights free, calendar view (7 days) and hotel deal alerts. The plan costs $4.17 per month after a 5-day free trial.
along with Platinum Plan, you get all the Free and Gold plan features, plus personal recommendations based on hotel and bank transferable plan balances and credit cards in your wallet. You also get a 30-day calendar view and individual hotel searches. The plan costs $8.33 per month after a 5-day free trial.
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How do I start using Awayz?
You can sign up for a free or premium plan by Awayz homepage Then click the green “Sign Up” button in the upper right corner. All you need to do is provide your name and email and create a password to sign up, then choose your desired subscription plan.
Once you have an account, you will be redirected to a page where you can start planning your trip.
Enter the details of your trip, including location, dates of travel, and hotels for which you would like search results. You can also decide whether to display options based on price, pip value, or distance from the center.
Once you’re done, you can click the green search button and a list of options will appear for you to choose from.
Once you’ve selected one, you’ll be taken to a subsequent page with details of what you’ve selected and where you can go to book your trip.
Have you tried using Awayz? Let us know your favorite travel secrets.
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