The page is still under construction.
On this page you will find out the thoughts of the 2017 Tourist on their accomodation as well as booking option web sites, Hotel chain loyalty programs and tips for the independant traveller. Some of this section is currently UNDER CONSTRUCTION as we are waiting on responses from all our 2017 members and will be updated as more information becomes available.
This information should help you in selecting the best option to match you needs and expectations.
This section is currently under construction as the information is still being gathered
There are several very good hotel options for the independent traveller can consider or for that matter those taking any of the club packages. There are also some hotels which our 2017 tourists would not necessarily recommend. These are;
Some of the better hotels include;
As more information becomes available, these pages will be updated.
As with most travelling these days, there are plenty of sites offering accommodation fto travellers. These include airlines sites as well and indenpendent sites and those offeted by hotel groups.
In this section will provide links to some of these providers. It is important to remember that nothing beats research.
Some of the hotel search websites include;
Some direct links to the Hotel chains
Talking to an Australian businessman who travels to Shanghai on a regular basis. He told me that the Chinese hotels in Shanghai and very good and also a lot cheaper than there Western equivilants. So these might be worth looking at when you do your research.
If you decide to travel independently then you might consider signing up to the hotel's loyalty programme.
Most hotels groups have loyalty programmes. These are often free to join but offer additional benefits with each loyalty level reached. All these hotels have several hotel chains in their 'Main Chain' loyalty programme.
Example of this is the IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) which includes InterContinent hotels, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express, HUALUXE Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Resorts and Hotel Indigo to name but a few.
Some of the benefits can include things like;
They may seem small things however the more time spent using the groups hotels can lead to free nights and added benefits.