Travel Affiliations

As a client of Amanda Watkins Travel you experience luxury travel arrangements & VIP treatment everywhere you travel. By partnering with Virtuoso, you benefit from an extensive network of exclusive partnerships and affiliations through Brownell Travel. These relationships enable Amanda Watkins Travel to create experiences customized just for you.

Below is a sampling of the Hotel & Resort programs from which you can benefit.


By booking through a Four Seasons Preferred Partner member agency you will be eligible for exclusive benefits and amenities at their properties worldwide. Please contact me for more details.


As a guest within the Ritz Carlton STARS Program, you enjoy:

  • Top priority waitlist in sold out situations
  • No walk policy in sold out situations
  • First priority for specialty requests — room types, bedding, location & connecting rooms
  • Personal welcome by hotel management
  • Welcome card from the General Manager
  • Pre-registration and express check in
  • 4:00 pm late check out upon request
  • Continental breakfast for two
  • Complimentary in room amenity
  • Room or suite upgrade subject to availability at check in. For some select hotels, upgrade may be at time of reservation.

Typically, Amanda Watkins Travel is able to combine STARS with the Virtuoso Benefits… creating an incredible experience for you.


As a guest within the Rosewood Elite Program, you enjoy:

  • VIP Recognition by hotel staff and managing director
  • Upgrade upon arrival, subject to availability
  • Special on-property staff dedicated to you as an Elite client. Personal welcome for Elite clients
  • Top-of-waitlist Elite priority in high demand periods like holidays

Elite Price Assurance: If a special offer is developed after a reservation confirmation is generated for an Elite agent’s client, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts will extend better value upon request up until 24 hours prior to guest arrival.

Rosewood Elite agencies are often extended special promotions that include complimentary nights, upgrades, double upgrades and more. We are able to combine these offers with your Elite benefits to create an exceptional value for you.


As a guest within the Belmond Bellini Club Program, you enjoy:

  • A special treatment upon arrival at Belmond properties including VIP courtesies in your room
  • A welcome letter from the hotel’s General Manager recognizing you is presented to you upon arrival
  • Belmond offers complimentary upgrade based on availability at time of check-in
  • Complimentary high-speed Internet access with any room type booking
  • A US$500 gift voucher per booking will be presented on our behalf to each customer who purchases a Belmond experience worth a minimum of US$5,000 (*conditions apply)

St. Regis, W and Starwood Luxury Collection Benefits:

  • Complimentary breakfast, daily
  • Priority upgrade upon arrival, if available
  • Value-added welcome amenity
  • Early check-in and late check-out, if available

As a guest within The Peninsula Pen Club Program, you enjoy:

  • "Peninsula Time" - Flexible check-in and check-out times
  • Upgraded welcome in-room amenities
  • Fully daily set breakfast for up to two persons
  • Room upgrade to the next category upon arrival
  • Complimentary 30-minute extension on any 50-minute body or facial treatment(excluding manicures/pedicures)
  • Unlimited in-room wireless Internet access
  • Use of fitness center and swimming pool
  • Turn-down service