iPrefer Hotel Rewards is the rewards program for the Preferred Hotel Group. iPrefer has an exclusive sign-up promotion for GEMS Rewards parents.

Related: Marriott offering 1 Free night for new members after 2 paid stays

What is the iPrefer Hotel Rewards Program?

Experience unique stays and special perks at over 650 independent hotels worldwide with the iPrefer Hotel Rewards from Preferred Hotels & Resorts. The loyalty program was launched in 2013.

iPrefer Hotel Rewards Status Tiers

There are 2 status levels of the iPrefer Hotel Rewards Program – Insider and Elite. Here’s a breakdown of the benefits.

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Preferred Hotels in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Oman and Saudi Arabia

ThePreferred Hotel Group has over 10 hotels across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Oman and Saudi Arabia. See the complete list of Middle East hotels here.


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Saudi Arabia

iPrefer Hotel Rewards Sign Up – $50 Credit and Elite Status (GEMS Rewards)

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For parents enrolled in GEMS Rewards, here is an exclusive promotion for new users to the I Prefer Hotel Rewards program.

Sign up for the free I Prefer SM Hotel Rewards loyalty program with the promo code GEMS25 and receive an automatic tier upgrade  to Elite status as well as free US $50 (25,000 points) in I Prefer bonus points for your next holiday.

Enroll by 15th April 2019 to avail of this special, limited-time offer.

As listed above, the Elite Status gives you the following complimentary benefits instantly:

  • Welcome amenity
  • Special member rates
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • 15 points on every eligible US $1 spent on stays
  • Room upgrades, priority check-in, and late check-out (subject to availability)
  • Redeem points for free nights, dining and spa services (varies by hotel)

Once you sign up, both the Elite Status and the 25,000 points instantly show up in your account, and can be redeemed for a $50 certificate.

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For non-GEMS rewards, there’s also a 5,000 points bonus promotion for new member sign up.


This is an excellent promotion by GEMS Rewards and iPrefer Hotel Rewards for new members. The $50 credit could easily be redeemed to almost cover the cost of 1 night at some of the Preferred Hotels.

What do you think of this iPrefer Hotel Promotion? Let us know in the comments.

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