Our collective consists of the best connections out there to give you behind the scenes access to the most coveted events & places to see and be seen around the globe!
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AFAR is a multi-platform travel media brand that inspires and guides those who travel the world to connect with its people, experience their cultures, and understand their perspectives. Within the AFAR brand is the branch AFAR Advisors, a community of luxury travel advisors who have an insider perspective on industry issues and deep-dives into hotels and destinations.
AMIKO is the digital community for next generation travel advisors.
Members from around the world are able to connect instantly with like-minded advisors to share best practices, grow our businesses, and serve our valued clients. Together we’re forming a powerful, curated network of advisors, of the future, using new tools to work. We believe in the power of travel to change the world. We’re raising funds, volunteering, and using our combined buying power to encourage environmental and social responsibility in our industry.
We have an amazing partnership with American Express for our clients who are Platinum Card members. Gone are the days where you have to toggle between searching Amex to see if they have a better contract. Now instead of contacting the call center and speaking to a stranger, you can enjoy all of your Amex benefits and have someone who knows your travel preferences manage it for you, complimentary.
Lucid Routes is now your one-stop shop to enjoying all of our preferred partnerships including American Express Fine Hotel + Resorts®, The Hotel Collection and Cruise Privilege Program.
Membership in the prestigious Belmond Bellini Club ensures clients enjoy priority upgrades, unique amenities, value-added rates, and VIP upgrades and perks at all Belmond properties worldwide.
As a member of the exclusive Secret Agent program, clients receive a VIP welcome, priority upgrades, and other perks such as food and beverage or spa credits, complimentary breakfast daily, and free wifi.
Couture by Langham is an exclusive partnership programme, and membership granted to luxury travel providers by invitation only. When you book your hotel with a Lucid Routes, you will receive some very special privileges. Couture by Langham privileges include: breakfast for two daily, food and beverage or spa credit per stay, complimentary wi-fi, upgrade at time of check-in (based on availability) & early check-in and late check-out (based on availability)
As a member of the Dorchester Diamond Club clients are provided incredible value-added benefits such as guaranteed upgrades, daily full breakfast, and food and beverage or spa credits when staying at any Dorchester Collection hotel.
The Four Seasons Partner Programme is an exclusive, invitation-only network. Client benefits include complimentary breakfast, $100 hotel credit, wifi, priority upgrades & wait-list clearance, customized VIP amenities, and exclusive rates & promotions globally.
Clients are eligible for unique benefits at participating Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Miraval, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Centric, Thompson, Joie De Vivre, the Unbound Collection by Hyatt Hotels & Resorts and Alila. Benefits include room upgrades, complimentary breakfast and hotel and resort credits.
THE HOUSE OF BEYOND
The House of Beyond is a private members’ club created to connect like-minded leaders in different niches of the luxury travel sector, all around the world by combining the best of digital and in-real-life networking opportunities & events throughout the year.
LUXURY & LIFESTYLE
Clients have access to special privileges and VIP benefits such as upgrades, early-check-in, hotel spending credits, late check-out, exclusive promotions, local recommendations and other connections at IHG’s luxury, lifestyle, and resort hotels.
IMPACT TRAVEL ALLIANCE
A global community and nonprofit, with a goal to improve the world through travel. We believe every single travel experience should have a positive impact on our world.
Travel has the potential to support local communities & empower under represented groups. We are dedicated to creating better experiences for both locals and travelers alike by implementing sustainability and social impact initiatives into every type of tourism experience.
PASSPORT TO LUXURY
Jumeirah's invitation-only Passport to Luxury program provides exclusive amenities to clients; offers include daily breakfast for two, room upgrades, $100 food & beverage or spa credit, complimentary wifi, and early check-in & late check-out.
Leaders Club was created to inspire our community of curious travelers to explore further. It's a club where individuality is celebrated and members are rewarded for choosing the uncommon path, and the experiences collected along the way. Clients receive receive confirmed upgrades before arrival, preferential treatment on-property, and higher Leaders Club status.
LE Miami brings together a highly curated international collective of travel’s most forward-thinking and rebellious brands. We create a unique context for connection, where leaders do business, build relationships and share ideas that define the evolution of contemporary travel for their clients and the industry as a whole.
A privilege given only to a select few agencies worldwide, membership of the prestigious Mandarin Oriental Fan Club program ensures access to special benefits, such as one-category upgrades, daily breakfast for two, complimentary wifi, and choice of $100 food & beverage or spa credit.
STARS & LUMINOUS
Marriott STARS & Luminous programs allow clients to enjoy complimentary breakfast, $100 hotel, spa, or food and beverage credits, priority upgrades, and customized VIP amenities. The structure of these programs are similar, but the participating hotels differ for each. Additionally, some of the benefits and service levels are elevated for the STARS platform.
MILLENNIALS IN TRAVEL
Millennials in Travel are travel industry professionals generally born after 1975. We are the future of travel.
The millennial generation communicates differently, markets differently and more importantly conducts business in a different way. The world is a different place than it was 25 years ago, and millennials creating relationships now will only strengthen the future of the industry.
MR. & MRS.
From big city stays to remote rural guesthouses, this is a hand-picked collection that ticks that ‘certain something’ box: welcomes that are warm, without fuss or formality; rooms that are seductive and supplied with thoughtful extras; drinks perfectly mixed, dinners delicious, and a stay that is memorable for all the right reasons. From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, clients get a little extra thank you with every stay.
As a member of Oetker Collection's Pearl Partner program, clients have exclusive access to a host of amenities and benefits such as upgrades at time of booking, allocation of the best room in category, up to $200 resort credit, priority access to courtesy car, daily complimentary breakfast, and more.
The Preferred Platinum Partner Program is invitation-only, offered to the top travel agencies around the world. Clients are privy to exclusive benefits, amenities, and upgrades that you cannot access any other way. Daily breakfast for two for duration of the stay. $75 USD equivalent Resort or Hotel Credit to be used during stay, Complimentary Wi-Fi, Room Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability, Priority Check in and Check out, subject to availability & Welcome amenity
PROUD Experiences is an international travel trade event that brings personally curated suppliers and buyers as well as lifestyle brands targeting the LGBTQ+ community. Business, networking are facilitated through scheduled meetings, where members have the opportunity to meet with top travel advisors to present their LGBTQ+ products and services.
As one of only 25 member agencies in the Relais & Chateaux Preferred Partner Program, clients receive complimentary breakfast, priority upgrades, and VIP amenities at more than 150 Relais & Chateaux properties worldwide.
As a member of the exclusive Rosewood Elite program, clients receive a VIP welcome, priority upgrades, and other perks such as food and beverage or spa credits, complimentary breakfast daily, and free wifi.
SIR ROCCO FORTE KNIGHTS
Sir Rocco Forte Knights is the exclusive preferred partner program for Rocco Forte Hotels. As a member of this invitation-only program, clients receive the following VIP perks: Complimentary daily breakfast for two. Hotel credit of $100 for rooms and Junior Suites per stay. Hotel credit of $200 for suite bookings (based on minimum 2 nights stay). Highest priority for upgrade upon arrival, based on availability. 20% off spa services at certain hotels & Priority waitlist clearance.
As a Lucid Routes client, you'll be eligible to receive unique value-added benefits and VIP status as part of your stay at Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts around the globe. Benefits include room upgrades, complimentary breakfast and hotel and resort credits!
The Luxury Circle Exclusive Benefits Include: Room upgrade (to the next room type category at the time of booking, if available); Complimentary full breakfast for 2, including in-room dining; Hotel credit of $50 to $100 or 10% of average daily room rate, whichever is higher (once per stay); VIP Recognition by property management and staff; A VIP Welcome Amenity; Dedicated concierge personnel to handle all requests
Membership provides its members VIP privileges at over 1,400 hotels in almost 90 countries. Properties include names like Firmdale Hotels, the Bunkhouse Group and SBE, as well as hundreds of unique independent hotels like The Bowery Hotel and Caldera House. Privileges are valued at an average of $200 per stay and can include a room upgrade, daily breakfast, guaranteed early check-in and late check-out, spa treatments, food and drink discounts, airport transfers, and more.
TFEST is the world's first AI-powered travel community, joining 500 travel professionals identified as influencers who will set the trends in our industry.
Membership in the invitation-only Peninsula PenClub clients staying at any peninsula hotel will receive priority upgrades, daily breakfast, flexible check-in, upgraded in-room amenities, and a complimentary 30-minute extension on any spa treatment.