Calculate Wyndham Points On Stays

Calculate how many Wyndham Points you can earn based on spend, elite status, and if you use a Wyndham credit card. Detailed breakdown of calculations.
Updated 2020-10-05 By Robert Flowers III

The Wyndham Points Calculator will calculate how many Wyndham Rewards Points you can earn based on spend at Wyndham brand hotels, your elite status with Wyndham, and whether or not you use one of Wyndham's three Earner rewards credit cards. This page also breaks down how points are calculated with respect to base points, elite status points, and credit card points.

Wyndham Points Calculator For Stays

The Wyndham Points Calculator will calculate total Wyndham Points based on spend, elite status, and Wyndham credit card usage. Remember that you will not earn base points on taxes and fees.

Wyndham Spend

Enter how much you plan on spending with Wyndham in U.S. dollars.
Base Spend

Wyndham Points Value

Enter how much you value Wyndham Points. The Point Calculator values them at 0.6 cent each, but you may value them at a higher or lower rate. This field is used to calculate the cash value of the points you earned.
Point Value

Wyndham Credit Card

If you plan on using a Wyndham credit card to pay, you can select it from the list to include the bonus points you'll earn from using it.

Wyndham Brand

All Wyndham Brands earn at a base rate of 10 Wyndham Points per US $1 spent, so there's no need to select a specific brand.

Wyndham Points Earned

The table below lists the amount of points you'll earn and the cash value of those points based on what you entered in the sections above.
Wyndham Blue Members
Base Points
0 Points $0 Cash Value
Wyndham Gold Members
10% Bonus
0 Points $0 Cash Value
Wyndham Platinum Members
15% Bonus
0 Points $0 Cash Value
Wyndham Diamond Members
20% Bonus
0 Points $0 Cash Value

Getting Started and Things To Note

Wyndham Rewards Points are primarily earned booking hotel stays at Wyndham brand hotels. Before diving into how these points are calculated, there's a few other things you'll want to note in order to make sure you're receiving credit for your hotel bookings.

Sign Up For A Wyndham Rewards Account

In order to earn points in the Wyndham Rewards program, one must have a Wyndham Rewards account. Signing up for a Wyndham Rewards account is free and I recommend doing so even if you only plan on staying at Wyndham a few times during the year.

Book Direct With Wyndham

You'll earn Wyndham Rewards Points when you book directly through Wyndham. This means you'll need to book your hotel stay use wyndham.com, Wyndham brand websites, the Wyndham mobile app, or via the Wyndham reservation line. Using third party services such as Expedia, Hotels.com, or Agoda.com, will not count as booking direct and you will not earn any Wyndham Rewards Points.

Wyndham Brand Hotels

You'll only earn Wyndham Rewards Points when booking at Wyndham brand hotels. Wyndham has a total of 19 hotel brands along with 7 destination brands. These brands are:

Wyndham Hotel Brands

  • Wyndham Grand
  • Dolce Hotels and Resorts
  • Wyndham
  • TRYP
  • Esplendor Boutique Hotels
  • Dazzler
  • Trademark Collection
  • La Quinta Inns & Suites
  • Wingate
  • Wyndham Garden
  • AmericInn
  • Ramada
  • Baymont
  • Microtel Inn & Suites
  • Days Inn
  • Super 8
  • Howard Johnson
  • Travelodge
  • Hawthorn Suites

Wyndham Destination Brands

  • Club Wyndham
  • Worldmark
  • Shell Vacations Club
  • Margartaville Vacation Club
  • Cottages.com
  • Landal Greenparks
  • Wyndham Vacation Rentals

You can also earn and redeem Wyndham Rewards Points booking at hotels that fall under the Caesars Entertainment Rewards program.

How To Calculate

When staying at Wyndham brand hotels, you will earn base points per $1 spent at their properties. Along with base points, you'll be able to earn additional points based on Wyndham Elite Status and with Wyndham credit cards.

Wyndham Base Points

You will earn 10 Wyndham Base Points per $1 spent on the base rate of the room at Wyndham brand hotels with a minimum 1,000 points per stay. So stays that cost you $100 or less will still give you a great return on points.

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The base hotel rate is the price shown to you before taxes are added.

As an example, if your Wyndham Hotel stay costs you $200 before taxes/fees, you would earn a total of 2,000 Wyndham Rewards Points. If your stay costs $354 before taxes, you would earn 3,540 Wyndham Rewards Points. If you had a really short and/or cheap stay that cost you $100 or lower, you would earn 1,000 Wyndham Points due to that being the minimum number of points you can earn on a stay.

Wyndham Elite Status Points

As you progress through the Wyndham Rewards Membership levels, you'll be able to earn additional bonus points thanks to the accelerated earning benefit. Based on your level, this will give you bonus points on top of the base points you earn as a member:

  • Blue Member: No Bonus
  • Gold Member: 10% Bonus
  • Platinum Member: 15% Bonus
  • Diamond Member: 20% Bonus

For example, if you were a Wyndham Rewards Gold Member you would earn a 10% bonus 10% on top of the 10 base points you would normally earn. This means you would earn an additional 1 point per $1 spent for a total of 11 points. As a Platinum member you would receive a bonus 1.5 points for a total of 11.5 points and an additional 2 bonus points as Diamond for a total of 12 points per $1 spent. These bonuses don't sound like a lot, but Wyndham Rewards Points have decent value which still makes these bonuses worth it in the long run.

Wyndham Credit Card Points

Along with earning base points and elite points, you can earn additional Wyndham Rewards Points by using Wyndham credit cards offered by Barclays. The Wyndham Earner Visa Card will earn you 5x points per $1 spent, the Wyndham Earner+ Visa Card will earn you 6x points per $1 spent, and the Wyndham Earner Business Visa Card will earn you 8x points per $1 spent.

Earn more Wyndham Points with Wyndham's line-up of credit cards.

Wyndham Points earned via credit card spend will be for the entire cost of the hotel stay including taxes and fees. So if the total cost of your Wyndham stay is $500 (with taxes included) then you would earn either 2,500 (5x), 3,000 (6x), or 4,000 (8x) Wyndham Rewards Points depending on which Wyndham credit card you would use.

Summary

The Wyndham Rewards Program offers you the ability to earn up to 20 points per $1 spent which can be pretty good if you're able to redeem your Wyndham Points for great value.

FAQ

How many points do you earn per $1 spent at Wyndham hotels?

As a Wyndham Rewards member, you'll earn 10 base points per $1 spent at Wyndham brand hotels.

What's the most points can you earn per $1 spent at Wyndham hotels?

Combining base points, the Wyndham Earner Business Card, and Wyndham Diamond Status, you can earn up to 20 Wyndham Points per $1 spent.

How many points do you earn from having Wyndham elite status?

Wyndham Gold members earn a 10% bonus, Wyndham Platinum members earn a 15% bonus, and Wyndham Diamond members earn a 20% bonus.

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