Earn British Airways Points for Airbnb Stays

by Allie Moore

Sep 9, 2019

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Earning points for spending money on things besides flights has become a popular way for travelers to earn miles without deviating from their normal daily practices. As part of one of several collaborations between airlines and accommodation companies, members of British Airways’ loyalty program who book stays at Airbnb properties can now earn points toward their Avios accounts.

 

Travelers who already have an Airbnb account can now earn three Avios points per U.S. dollar, euro or British pound spent on an Airbnb reservation. To earn these points, Airbnb members must book their accommodation through British Airways’ Airbnb portal. For example, after spending $2,000 on Airbnb bookings, fairly easy to do for frequent travelers, BA loyalty members can earn 6,000 Avios points, enough to redeem for a flight.

 

New Airbnb members can take advantage of a sign-up bonus when they create their Airbnb account: They will be awarded 500 Avios points just for signing up.

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