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Aeroplan Transfer Bonus
The Aeroplan transfer bonus promotion is back, and offers members a great way to convert hotel points into Aeroplan miles with up to 30% bonus miles. The promotion runs until December 11th, 2017 and members can transfer as many times as needed. Based on the total points converted, the bonus can range from 20%-30%.
Major devaluations in the promotion:
- Only a 30% bonus this time around (compared to 35% over in the previous version)
- Bonus NOT applicable to Hotel+Air package redemption offered by Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest.
Other terms and Conditions of the promotion:
Bonus offer valid only on conversions received from eligible hotel partner loyalty programs points into Aeroplan Miles made between November 6 and December 11, 2017 (11:59 EDT). Bonus Aeroplan Miles will be issued by Aeroplan as follows: once the total Aeroplan Miles are earned by exchanging points from any combination of eligible partner programs during the promotion, the bonus miles deposited will represent 30% of the total miles earned from the exchange, BONUS MILE CREDITING: Bonus Aeroplan Miles may take up to 4-6 weeks to be credited after the promotional offer end date of December 11, 2017.
*The total amount of miles received from the conversion of hotel loyalty program points into Aeroplan miles must be greater than or equal to 5,000 Aeroplan Miles in order to be eligible to receive the 30% bonus.
While the conversion of Membership Rewards® points from American Express Card members accounts into Aeroplan Miles is still possible, it is not eligible for this bonus miles promotion.
Although eligible CIBC Aventura cardholders as of October 1, 2013, can convert their Aventura points into Aeroplan Miles, these conversions are not eligible for this bonus miles promotion.
Bonus Aeroplan Miles received from the exchange of hotel loyalty program points into Aeroplan Miles are not eligible for status in the Aeroplan program.
This offer is not applicable to Hotel+Air package redemptions offered by Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest.
This Aeroplan promotion is available multiple times in a year and the beauty is in its simplicity, that it appeals to all levels of Aeroplan membership. Read on to find out how to maximize on this promotion.
SPG Promo Stack
Regardless of your SPG points balance, this stack opportunity can be pretty sweet. For Aeroplan aficionado’s, the above transfer bonus can be stacked further with the current SPG promotion – to buy Starpoints on 35% discount . 30K SPG points are available for $682.50 USD.
SPG adds a 5,000 bonus on every 20K transferred. So top up your accounts to maximize on this great promotion stack opportunity.
Promotion stacking is a great way to supercharge an account balance. Stacking and converting can bump the overall Aeroplan transfer bonus to 25% or even 30% level. While the non-eligibility of Marriott travel package is a set-back the Aeroplan transfer bonus still holds great value. Its a great way to accrue massive amounts of Aeroplan miles and redeem, if you know what you are doing.
**Hat Tip to Nick Reyes of Frequent Miler, where I first read about the Aeroplan bonus.
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