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New to Stash: Horton Grand Hotel, San Diego CA
Stash Partner Hotels

New to Stash: Horton Grand Hotel, San Diego CA

Wyatt Earp’s favorite hotel now offers Stash points. Horton Grand Hotel is an historic hotel built around a tree-shaded central courtyard. In the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter & walking distance to Padres baseball. Historic architectural detail, carefully restored Palace Bar Central courtyard shaded by trees No two rooms are alike Palace Bar entrance Some of the pieces … Continue reading

New to Stash: Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel
Stash Partner Hotels

New to Stash: Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel

Weclome, Shadyside Inn All Suites Hotel! The newest of our college town partner hotels offers your own city suite in Pittsburgh’s arty, cool Shadyside neighborhood. Restaurants and boutiques on Walnut Street. Take the hotel’s free shuttle, or borrow a bike. Two Bedroom Suite Business Lounge Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh are both about a … Continue reading

Independent hotel loyalty programs free travelers from chains
Indie Trends

Independent hotel loyalty programs free travelers from chains

Many travelers prefer boutique hotels to cookie-cutter chain hotels.  However, as Julie Weed observed in her recent article about loyalty programs in The New York Times, “It’s a decision many business travelers would rather not have to make: stick with the big, predictable hotel chain and accumulate reward points, or stay at the offbeat independent … Continue reading

Can Boutique Hotels Reshape Vegas?
Indie Trends

Can Boutique Hotels Reshape Vegas?

There are lots of reasons the independently-minded traveler would want to hit Vegas. L’Atelier de Joel Robuchon? Meet you at the bar! Getting your nails done at the strip mall on the way in from the airport? Talk about meeting the natives. But choosing a hotel has always meant deciding between one cavernous lobby/casino/netherworld and another cavernous … Continue reading