Get 5% Cash Back at Independent & lifestyle hotels
Join the world's most straightforward and fastest-growing loyalty program!
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All you need is your email & payout currency.
With Universal Points, you earn spendable rewards when booking direct at independent & lifestyle hotels worldwide.
Our mission is to improve the travel experience by bringing independent hotels and guests closer together. Our program is built upon the principles of simplicity, flexibility, and transparency.
Why we're different
  • Spendable rewards starting on your first stay when you enroll before checking out
  • Percentage-based earning for transparency (get 5% of what you spend)
  • Rewards redeemed automatically via PayPal, Virtual VISA or Bitcoin
  • Available at even the smallest, most intimate hotels
  • Charitable contributions made to local projects on your behalf
  • We're not an intermediary - you book directly with the hotel
Get rewarded at hundreds of fantastic hotels worldwide
Why limit yourself to chain hotels? Our list of hotels is growing by the day. Now virtually every hotel has the power to reward you for your stay.

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They're your rewards. use them
however you like.
We don't limit you to spending your rewards with partner hotels. Take the funds, redeem with gift cards or save up for that next trip or vacation - wherever it may be.
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Virtual Visa
Gift Cards
Trip Fund
how it works
Universal Points is completely free and easy to join.
Howitworks email
Sign up with your e-mail
Howitworks direct
Book directly with your hotel & stay
Howitworks process
We process your bill
Howitworks deposit
Recieve 5% automatically via PayPal or other options
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When you thought it couldn't get any easier.

Universal Points gives you the option to privately and securely monitor your emails for hotel invoices.

Any invoices found are automatically processed through your Universal Points account to redeem your points.
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Support Local Communities

Universal Points gives new meaning to loyalty tiers. Members celebrating their 10th and 25th stays are gifted additional funds to donate to a local project of their choice through GlobalGiving.
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