How to Earn Bonus Club Carlson Gold Points

by Country Inns & Suites
Monday, November 19, 2012

Are you a member of Club Carlson, the global hotel rewards program from the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group? If not, you should be – enrolling is easy and free! When you join Club Carlson, you’ll earn free hotel award nights starting at just 9,000 points! Members earn 20 Gold Points® per U.S. dollar spent on eligible hotel nights (plus eligible meals and beverages charged to your room) at over 1,000 Carlson Rezidor hotels, including Country Inns & Suites By Carlson, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Park Plaza, and Park Inn by Radisson hotels.

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 In addition to the points you earn on eligible hotel stays, there are many other great ways to earn bonus Gold Points towards a free award night. Check out the list below!

1. Book with us online

Earn at least 1,000 bonus Gold Points when you book your Country Inns & Suites By Carlson stay online at or

2. Earn points when you rent a car

Earn bonus Gold Points the next time you need to rent a car for business or leisure. Club Carlson members can earn bonus points and rental discounts with our global rental partners Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National, and Sixt on qualifying rentals at participating locations.

3. Earn points on your next meeting or event

Are you a meeting or event planner? Join Club Carlson for Planners to earn Gold Points when you book your next meeting or event at a Country Inns & Suites By Carlson hotel or any other participating Carlson Rezidor hotel.

4. Purchase Gold Points

If you’re ready to redeem your Gold Points for a reward night but don’t have quite enough points to do so, you’re in luck! You can purchase additional Gold Points in 1,000 point increments to increase your balance. You can also purchase Gold Points to give as a gift to friends or family to help them redeem their points for rewards faster.