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IHG Luxury & Lifestyle: VIP benefits for Regent, InterContinental, Kimpton and more

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What is IHG’s Luxury Program and What Benefits Are Included to Upgrade Your Stay

For a while now, luxury hotel brands have created special benefits programs for their travel advisors. These programs provide travel advisors with the ability to give their clients exclusive benefits for  hotel stays. Hilton has Impresario, Hyatt has Hyatt Prive, Marriott has Stars and Luminous and IHG has Luxury & Lifestyle. Let’s take a closer at IHG’s special program and see what benefits can be unlocked for your luxury stays.

InterContinental Miami

What s the IHG Luxury & Lifestyle Program?

The IHG® Luxury & Lifestyle program is a bespoke, benefit-based program designed for qualified travel agencies who specialise in luxury and lifestyle travel experiences. This rich program offers an exclusive suite of benefits to select partners and your clients, and the hand- selected portfolio brings together the best of IHG’s luxury and lifestyle brands including Regent® Hotels & Resorts, InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants and Hotel Indigo® offerings with currently 153 hotels and resorts worldwide.

From far-flung serene beaches to vibrant city centres in more than 85 destinations, the IHG Luxury & Lifestyle program is an opportunity to elevate your clients’ IHG® experience across the globe. For a minimum 2-night stay you will receive all of the following benefits:

  • Complimentary daily breakfast for two at the hotel restaurant
  • $100 value-added amenity (differs by hotel)
  • Upgrade to next category upon arrival, if available
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi for unlimited number of devices
  • Guaranteed late check-out (until 4 PM)
  • Handwritten, personalised welcome card
  • Bottled water, fresh fruit and snacks in room upon arrival
  • No walk policy
  • Priority waitlist

A closer look at the benefits:

Currently, IHG Luxury & Lifestyle benefits are available across 153 hotels from 5 different brands: Regent, InterContinental, Kimpton, Indigo and Principal in more tan 85 destinations worldwide. 

All bookings that are made through the program will also honour your IHG Rewards Club status or InterContinental Ambassador membership and you can collect your normal points and nights for status upgrades and free stays.

The IHG Luxury & Lifestyle rate is always the same as the hotels flexible rate, which means that you receive all the benefits while paying the same price as you normally would for your booking with cancelation.

The only caveat to the program is that a 2-night minimum stay is required to receive the mentioned benefits. Some Regent, InterContinental and Kimpton hotels are also available through Virtuoso without a minimum night requirement.

Regent Beijing

The QX difference - experience IHG’s luxury brands in the best way possible

As your luxury travel assistant, we’ll ensure your stay matches your expectations, enjoying all of the program benefits along the way. QX Travel always calls up the hotel to personally confirm your reservation, making sure everything is prepared for your arrival. If there’s any additional information you want us to mention to the hotel during your stay that’ll make it even more memorable, please let us know and we’ll communicate that with the hotel before your stay. 

As soon as you send us a request over our contact form, our chatbot on the hotel page, over the phone (+44 1225 962537) or though our social media channels. We will send you a custom offer which you can confirm with a credit card.

You can use our interactive map to explore all IHG Luxury & Lifestyle locations:

Final thoughts

The IHG Luxury & Lifestyle program is a great way to make sure that your 2-night or more stay at the participating hotel is something special. Booking with us, you can secure the best benefits and be reassured that there is always someone to contact for questions or concerns.

You can find all the participating hotels on the IHG Luxury & Lifestyle page.

You can also use our request from and we will send you an free quote within 6 hours:

Here are some of our favourite IHG properties around the world:

Regent Berlin - QX Travel

Intercontinental Koh Samui - QX Travel

Intercontinental The Strings Tokyo - QX Travel

Intercontinental Sao Paulo - QX Travel

Intercontinental The Willard Washington DC - QX Travel

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