Score a free night away at one of these five dreamy hotels

Right now, IHG is offering a FREE night at selected properties in Australia and New Zealand.

And, as we outline in this post, it couldn’t be easier to participate. Simply register here and complete a qualifying stay as to unlock a complimentary free night credit for use up until 15 December 2020.

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To participate in the promotion, you’ll need to join up to IHG Rewards Club. It’s free and easy to do so with more information here.

Considering taking advantage of a free night away? Read on to discover everything you need to know about the participating properties.

Your free night credit unlocks a stay at one of five voco and Crowne Plaza hotels. The fact is, all are highly rated, desirable properties, and each boasts a range of truly unique and compelling features.

Whether it’s soaking up the sun on the Gold Coast, exploring Hunter Valley wine country or luxing it up in the heart of Auckland CBD, you could enjoy a valuable night ‘on the house’ with this very special offer.

Keen to find out where your IHG free night could take you? Read on to discover the five participating IHG properties and get inspired to book your stay.

Surf and sun at voco Gold Coast

Let’s face it, there are lots of hotels jostling for attention on the Gold Coast. But if you’re planning a trip to this popular stretch of coastline, voco Gold Coast is a property you definitely want to know about.

Located in the centre of Surfers Paradise, voco Gold Coast features modern, designer rooms and thoughtful creature comforts. Here, the IHG free night credit unlocks one night in a superior room, complete with swoon-worthy hinterland or ocean views.

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Soak in the views from your superior room at voco Gold Coast. Source: IHG

After a day’s sightseeing, unwind in one of two outdoor swimming pools and spa tubs. Or, step up the pace at the fitness centre and games room.

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Relax poolside at voco Gold Coast. Source: IHG

If a spot of pampering is in order, why not treat yourself to a treatment at L’Aqua Day Spa? Then, as the sun sets, indulge in drinks and graze on food at one of the popular onsite restaurants.

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voco Gold Coast is located in central Surfers Paradise. Source: IHG

Tip: Dial up the luxe factor by upgrading to an ocean view suite.

Wine country charm at voco Kirkton Park Hunter Valley

For an elegant wine country stay, voco Kirkton Park Hunter Valley ticks all the boxes. Located in Pokolbin, an easy two hours driving distance from Sydney, this quintessential country manor caters perfectly to Sydneysiders looking to indulge in a weekend break.

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Country charm at voco Kirkton Park Hunter Valley. Source: IHG

There are 80 stylish rooms and suites on offer amongst 70 acres of manicured gardens. Guests can relax by the indoor pool and other onsite recreation facilities, before taking the time to explore the many local wineries and attractions in the Hunter Valley.

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The stunning entry lobby at voco Kirkton Park Hunter Valley. Source: IHG

After a day spent enjoying the Hunter Valley, it’s time to sit back and indulge in fine wines and local produce at flagship on-site restaurant, The Locavore.

The IHG free night credit unlocks a complimentary stay in a superior double or twin room. Here, you can expect to be wowed by seriously stylish décor and a balcony where you can take in the rolling countryside views.

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Enjoy stylish décor with all the mod cons you’d expect. Source: IHG
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Tip: Why not time your visit to enjoy one of voco Kirkton Park’s fabulous ‘Long Lunches on the Lawn’?  On selected dates in October and November, guests can dine at beautifully set long tables under the majestic gums. The lunches will offer incredible share-style menus paired with the best of local Hunter Valley produce and wines.

CBD chic at the Crowne Plaza Auckland

Situated in the heart of the CBD, Crowne Plaza Auckland is one of the city’s highest-rated hotels for leisure and business travellers alike. It’s located a short walk from Queen Street and it’s a stone’s throw from numerous shopping, dining and entertainment options.

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Crowne Plaza Auckland is located in the heart of Auckland’s CBD. Source: IHG

Guests enjoy access to an on-site restaurant and bar, plus a fitness centre and sauna.

Those lucky enough to be staying in Club rooms or suites get exclusive access to the Club Lounge – one of Auckland’s finest. Located on level 28, the Club Lounge offers incredible views over Auckland city and harbour.  All-day refreshments are served, including complimentary breakfast, twilight drinks and canapes.

The IHG free night credit will score you a stay in a superior king or double room. At 30sqm, it’s one of Auckland’s most spacious. You’ll stay connected with free wi-fi whilst enjoying all the mod cons and high-end amenities you’d expect – including luxurious toiletries.

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Crowne Plaza Auckland Superior King room. Source: IHG

Tip: Splash out on a Club room or suite for exclusive access to the spectacular Club Lounge.

Beachside vibes at Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise

Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise is perfectly positioned between Cavill Avenue and Broadbeach, and is perfect for both romantic getaways and family holidays.

The property boasts over 370 spacious guest rooms, suites, self-contained studios and serviced apartments. All feature private balconies, many with ocean views.

Guests can enjoy a range of facilities on site, including two swimming pools, a gym and spa services.

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Resort relaxation at the Crowne Plaza Gold Coast. Source: IHG

There are also several eateries on site, including the iconic Four Winds 360° revolving restaurant.

Here, the IHG free night credit unlocks a stay in a king superior room. At 45sqm, this spacious light-filled room offers a private balcony, king-sized bed, jetted bathtub, separate shower, mini bar, pay tv channels, air-conditioning and free wi-fi.

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Relax in your spacious King Superior room. Source: IHG

Tip: Ditch the hire car and take the G-link tram instead. You’ll find a stop located right outside the property.

Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

Where the voco Kirkton Park channels manor chic, the award-winning Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley delivers laid back resort relaxation in spades.

Just 2 hours’ drive north of Sydney and nestled amongst the vines, this property boasts an 18-hole golf course, on-site craft brewery (yes, really!) and a sublime outdoor heated swimming pool.

There are two onsite restaurants and two bars, including Redsalt, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley’s signature restaurant. Here, you can dine on local produce, and enjoy an extensive array of fine Hunter Valley wines.

When booking with your IHG free night, you’ll score a complimentary stay in a Resort Room, complete with free WIFI and parking.

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Resort room, Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley. Source: IHG

Tip: The daily buffet breakfast spread at Redsalt is widely considered to be one of the best in the region, and it receives rave reviews from guests. Don’t miss it.

Ready to earn your free night?

Don’t miss a chance to score a free of accommodation at one of these highly-rated IHG properties in the Gold Coast, Hunter Valley or Auckland.

To take advantage of this promotion, you must register, book and complete your qualifying stay by 15 December 2019.

Register for this special promotion (and view the full offer T&Cs) here.

The Champagne Mile has prepared this post with the support of IHG

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