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Redeem your Points to book a hotel
As a Velocity Frequent Flyer member, you can redeem your Velocity Points for hotel accommodation at over 550,000 properties worldwide.3
✓Minimum of 4,000 Velocity Points required.
✓Earn 3 Points per $1 on any cash component of the booking.
Book a hotel with Virgin Australia and you can earn 3 Velocity Points per $1 spent. There are thousands of hotels to choose from worldwide so it’s easy to earn Points on your next hotel stay. Make sure you add your membership number at the time of booking to start earning.4
1Direct Hotel Partners Terms and Conditions: These are general Terms and Conditions for Velocity Point earn on direct hotel partners. Individual Terms and Conditions apply for each individual hotel partner. These can be found on the Direct Earn Hotel Partner page. Members will earn Velocity Points with direct earn hotel partners on eligible/qualifying stays. All exclusions, qualifying/eligible stays and qualifying/eligible room rates are outlined in the individual partner Terms and Conditions. A Qualifying Stay is one or more consecutive nights at the same hotel, whether you check in or out more than once, at the hotel’s Qualifying Room Rates (generally the standard rate, not a discounted or group rate). Qualifying Room Rates generally do not include promotional rates, wholesale packages, conference rates and group tour rates, employee discount rates, rates booked through third party web sites offering discounted 'distressed' inventory or 'last minute' accommodation deals, Member benefits discount rate and award or discount certificates, free or complimentary hotel stays, special rates offered through travel agencies, special rates offered to airline crew, airline employees, travel agent employees, Hotel employees or other industry discount rates. For Accor and International InterContinental Hotels Group members must switch on automatic conversion of their hotel loyalty points to Velocity Points to be eligible to earn Velocity Points. This can be done online in the account settings of your membership with the respective partner. For all other hotel partners, members must book direct with the hotel partner and include their Velocity Membership number in their booking. All hotel stays are governed by the individual hotels’ Terms and Conditions; please refer to the individual hotels’ website for full terms and conditions. Check the Velocity Member Terms and Conditions for details about earning Velocity Points with hotel partners. Please allow up to 8 weeks for Points to be allocated to your Velocity Account. Please ensure the name on the Velocity Account provided matches the name under which the hotel booking is made in order to earn Points for your stay. To earn and redeem Velocity Points you must be a Velocity member. Velocity Member Terms and Conditions apply.
2Transfer Hotel Partner Terms and Conditions: These are general Terms and Conditions for hotel reward point transfer to Velocity Points. For full details on points transfers, including eligibility criteria, minimum points transfer and applicable conversion rates see Transfer Hotel Points into Velocity Points page. The earning and redemption of Partner points is subject to the Terms and Conditions of the Partner reward program. Once Partner points have been redeemed for Velocity Points, they are governed by the Velocity Membership Terms and Conditions and cannot be reversed. Transferred Velocity Points will be available in your Velocity Account subject to the applicable Partner points transfer timeframes. All exclusions, qualifying/eligible stays and qualifying/eligible room rates are outlined in the individual partner Terms and Conditions. All hotel stays are governed by the individual hotels’ Terms and Conditions; please refer to the individual hotels’ website for full terms and conditions. Check the Velocity Member Terms and Conditions for details about transferring hotel reward points to Velocity Points. Please allow up to 8 weeks for Points to be allocated to your Velocity Account after each transfer. Please ensure the name on the Velocity Account provided matches the name under which the hotel reward point transfer is made in order to earn Velocity Points. To earn and redeem Velocity Points you must be a Velocity member. Velocity Member Terms and Conditions apply.
3Hotel Redemption Terms and Conditions: The minimum Points required to make a booking for a hotel stay via hotels.velocityfrequentflyer.com is 4,000 Velocity Points. The actual Points required vary depending on the hotel, time of booking and date for which the booking is made. Redemption levels are subject to change at the discretion of Velocity Frequent Flyer. You can use your Points to cover a partial amount or the full amount of the hotel room rate including taxes and surcharges. Additional costs, such as in-room charges, early check-in, late check-out and upgrades are not included and must be paid at the time of hotel check-out. Where cash is used as part payment for the hotel room, Members earn 3 Points per $1 AUD spent. Velocity Member Terms and Conditions apply.
4Earn Points with Virgin Australia:
Standard Velocity Points earn Rate is 3 Points per $1 spent on all hotels booked.
Customers must be a Velocity Frequent Flyer member at the time of the booking and submit their valid Velocity Member number at the time of booking to be eligible to earn Velocity Points.
Points are awarded after stay and are awarded up to 6-8 weeks after check out. Points earn is not available on cancelled bookings.
Only one Velocity member per booking is eligible to earn Points and they must be the lead name in the booking.