Club 1 Hotels Partners with 14 Cruise Lines to Provide Members with Exclusive Rates

CHICAGO, IL – May 23, 2018 – Club 1 Hotels, a members-only luxury travel club, today announced it has partnered with 14 major cruise lines to offer its members access to preferential discounted rates on 3,000 cruise itineraries and 1,000 ports of call worldwide.

“With nearly one million hotels in our portfolio along with rental car and airline partners, adding exclusive cruise rates to our list of member benefits is a natural progression,” said Jill Morgenthaler, director of public relations and marketing of Club 1 Hotels.  “It reinforces our mission to provide members with the opportunity to explore the globe with the best rate possible.”

According to a recent report by The Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), 27.2 million passengers will set sail in 2018, up from the estimated 24.7 million cruise passengers in 2016. With the growing interest in cruising, Club 1 Hotels satisfies a demand in the market among its members by expanding beyond land options with cruise line partnerships that offer various price options for members.

Club 1 Hotel members now have access to voyages on luxury cruise lines including Princess Cruises, MSC Cruises, Disney Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Viking Cruises, Costa Cruises, Cunard Cruises, Oceania Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Silversea, Azamara  Club Cruises, Seabourn, and Regent Seven Seas Cruises.

Developed by experienced travel executives to fill gaps in luxury travel service, Club 1 Hotels already offers its members with exclusive wholesale rates at nearly 900,000 luxury hotels in more than 200 countries and 15,000 destinations. Current hotel partners include the Ritz-Carlton, Hilton, Hyatt, Park Hyatt, The Venetian, W Hotels, Mandarin Oriental, Fairmont, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Conrad, Kimpton, among others. Members are guaranteed the best rates with up to $25 per night assured savings. Additionally, Club 1 Hotels provides discounted rates on major airlines, car rentals, golf courses and airport clubs.

At $99, Annual memberships provide travelers with 12-month access to exclusive travel rates up to 70% less than online travel agents. Lifetime Premium members enjoy lifetime access to these exclusive rates at $695. Potential members may also take advantage of these savings by signing up for a 30-day trial period with no obligation. For more information on Club 1 Hotels membership, visit

About Club 1 Hotels

Headquartered in Chicago, Club1Hotels debuted in August 2016. The company is a private, global luxury hotel and travel club providing wholesale rates at luxury hotels located in the top gateway cities and exclusive resort destinations. Connect with Club1Hotels on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and Pinterest (@Club1Hotels).

New Extraordinary Club 1 Hotels Launches Worldwide Private Membership Club With Savings In All Travel Spheres

CHICAGO, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — “Club 1 Hotels is set to take the travel space by storm, in an extraordinary way for every travel consumer,” announces spokeswoman Jill Morgenthaler. “After a year of building, testing, refining, and with already over 40 thousand members, Club 1 Hotels is ready to launch to the world.”

This new level of private travel club offers members over 870,000 hotels (not hotel rooms) in 203 countries in 15,000 destinations in addition to discounted rates on major airlines, car rentals, golf courses, 1100 airport clubs and, with Priority Pass, VIP lounges. Much like other membership clubs, but unique in the depth and breadth of offerings as well as their best rate guarantee, Club 1 Hotels is able to secure members access to some of the world’s finest hotels and airlines and other travel opportunities at significant savings. A few of the hotel brands include the Ritz-Carlton, Hilton, Hyatt, Park Hyatt, The Venetian, W Hotels, Mandarin Oriental, Fairmont, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Conrad, Kimpton among others. Airline partners include Alaska Airlines, Royal Brunei, Air Arabia, United Airlines, Etihad Guest, Jet Privilege, Philippine Airlines and more. Car rental partners include all of the major ones including Hertz, Avis, Dollar and others. There is an offering with luxury limousine company Carey Limousines. Read more…

Club 1 Hotels Announces Industry's Greatest Best Rate Guarantee

Global luxury hotel club, Club 1 Hotels, announces updated Best Rate Guarantee to beat competitors’ rates by $20 USD per night whether rates are refundable or non-refundable.

CHICAGO, Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Club 1 Hotels, LLC. announced earlier this month that they have updated their Best Rate Guarantee policy to include refundable and non-refundable rates. The global wholesale hotel club will now beat any competitor rate by $20 USD per night as long as the booking date is more than 10 days prior to arrival. Bookings and refunds are immediate, no future booking credits or rebates.

“We received feedback from many members that they frequently choose non-refundable rates for their hotel reservations,” stated Calin Paunescu, Managing Member of Club 1 Hotels, LLC. “Our goal is 100% member satisfaction. It was a simple choice of changing the policy to tend to all our Members’ needs.”

Club 1 Hotels offers this guarantee to each membership type including their $19 Monthly Membership, $149 Annual Membership and $695 Two-Year Premium Membership with bonus airline miles. For a limited time, those interested in becoming a Club 1 Hotels Member can sign up for a One-Year Membership for $79 which includes a $25 Club 1 Hotels e-gift card and a $30 LuggageFree gift card. Read more…

Club 1 Hotels Announces New Travel Benefit for Companies to Enhance Workforce Benefits

Companies can now provide deeply discounted hotel and resort rates and travel benefits to better attract and retain top talent

CHICAGOAug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Club 1 Hotels, LLC. announces launch of new client solution for companies of all sizes to enhance their workforce benefits. Companies can now offer their workforce access to Club 1 Hotels’ members-only global portfolio of over 750,000 3, 4 and 5 star hotels and resorts at up to 70% off public rates.

“We understand that employee benefit packages, including travel benefits, are important factors in employee attraction and retention,” said Calin Paunescu, Managing Member of Club 1 Hotels. “We wanted to provide companies with a solution to enhancing their workforce benefits at no cost, and strengthen their position to better compete in today’s highly competitive talent market.”

The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) recently released a study noting the most desired employee benefits, travel benefits being among the top ten. Read more…

Royal Brunei partners with Club 1 Hotels

Under the deal, Royal Brunei passengers can now earn Royal Skies frequent flyer miles on every hotel and car rental booking made through Club 1 Hotels, which operates in 162 countries and offers members discounts on hotel rates.

Royal Skies members are being offered the choice of three membership packages with Club 1 Hotels including a one-year free membership with a $25 booking credit. Read more…

Club 1 Hotels Announces Partnerships with Major International Airlines

Global hotel club, Club 1 Hotels, announces partnerships with major international airlines and newest membership packages earning 2 preferred airline miles for $1 USD spent on reservations.

The Club 1 Hotels Packaged Airline Memberships, starting from $49.95 per year, allow new members to choose from an extensive list of airline partners where they earn up to 13,000 bonus miles upon sign-up as well as 2 miles for every $1 USD spent on reservations.

Members can choose Packaged Airline Memberships from Club 1 Hotels’ international airline partners including: United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, JetPrivilege, Philippine Airlines, Etihad, Virgin Atlantic, Hong Kong Express, AirAsia, Air Arabia, Oman Air, Ethiopian Airlines, Royal Brunei Airlines and Philippine Airlines. Read more…

Rewards Come with the Best Hotels: Book with Club 1 Hotels and earn reward-U points!

reward-U, Hong Kong’s premier everyday loyalty programme, is bringing Club 1 Hotels onboard beginning May 22, 2017 to make it easier for members to access exclusive global wholesale hotel and resort rates in 162 countries and earn reward-U points when they travel.

“We are excited to bring Club 1 Hotels onboard as our newest partner. The new partnership will give reward-U members the opportunity to earn points from a variety of luxury hotels and indulge in a truly rewarding travel experience,” said Steven Greenway, Chief Executive Officer of reward-U. Read more…

Club 1 Hotels Announces Partnerships With Major International Airlines

Global luxury hotel club, Club 1 Hotels, announces partnerships with major international airlines and newest membership benefit, 2 miles to add to any associated mileage plan for every dollar spent on reservations.

CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) JANUARY 09, 2017 – Club 1 Hotels, a private luxury hotel club allowing members access to a portfolio of 450,000 four and five-star hotels and resorts in 5,971 destinations at wholesale prices, announces their partnerships with major airlines: Alaska Airlines, JetPrivilege, Philippine Airlines, and Etihad as well as their global partners.

Club 1 Hotels is now offering Annual Memberships from $695 per year packaged with 15,000 Alaska Airlines, JetPrivilege, Philippine Airlines or Etihad miles. Members will also earn 2 miles per dollar spent on each reservation to be applied to whichever applicable mileage plan they choose. Read more…

Club1Hotels Global Luxury Hotels Club Debuts

Members Only Global Luxury Travel Club Fills Luxury Travel Services Gap

CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 16, 2016 – Club1Hotels, a members only luxury travel club offering exclusive wholesale rates at the finest 4, 4.5, and 5-star hotels and resort destinations worldwide, officially debuts and is now accepting memberships.

Club1Hotels membership benefits include unlimited bookings to luxury 4, 4.5, and 5-star hotels and resorts in more than 160 countries at true wholesale rates with no blackout dates. Additionally, members enjoy reservation flexibility and may cancel their reservations up to 48-hours prior to arrival without a fee, personalized concierge services, and access to more than 900 airport clubs and VIP lounges in more than 300 cities worldwide. Read more…

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