April 30 Update: Mastercard pulls Foodora offer from their site, Coast Hotels providing Fort McMurray evacuee discounts and more elite status extensions

We haven’t heard back from Mastercard Canada about the Foodora news we brought to you earlier this week
but did see that as of today the offer has been pulled from Mastercard
Canada’s website. You can however still access the offer directly on
Foodora’s website here.
Seeing that it is not on Mastercard Canada’s website however leads me
to believe this offer is being removed completely and won’t be available
to use with Foodora in other countries.

Image via Foodora

Coast Hotels is offering a special 50% off
compassion rate at their Edmonton locations for Fort McMurray residents
who have been affected by the flooding that city is experiencing. Find out more here.

Image via Coast Hotels

Travelzoo and Cape Mudge Resort on
B.C.’s Quadra Island are selling discounted vouchers for future stays
that are 100% fully refundable. You can buy vouchers for 2 night stays
starting at $179 each for May 2021 or $229 each for summer stays in 2020
or 2021. Find out more here

Image via Travelzoo

More elite status extensions

Japan’s two major airlines have both provided extensions for elite
status. Current elite status members from ANA Mileage Club and JAL
Mileage Bank
will have their status extended through 2021. Meanwhile
Spanish based Melia Hotels has extended the status of current Melia
Rewards elite members by one year and elite members of Amtrak Guest
will have their status extended to February 28, 2022. You can
find all these details and links on our COVID-19 resource page.


Airline Schedule Updates

This will now be a standard feature for the foreseeable future in our
daily update posts as we summarize Canadian operations based on data
from RoutesOnline and other sources.

Sichuan Airlines is showing 1x weekly service between Vancouver and Chengdu starting on May 5 (Source RoutesOnline)

TAP Air Portugal is showing 1 weekly service
between Toronto and Lisbon starting on May 22 and moving to 3x weekly as
of July 1. The new Montreal to Lisbon route is showing 6x weekly
starting on June 26. (Source RoutesOnline)

WestJet has further reduced and temporarily stopped select domestic routes from May 5 to June 4. Halifax to Montreal has been removed completely and there are now lower frequencies on the following:


Previous frequency  

Updated frequency 


6x weekly 

3x weekly 

Calgary-Medicine Hat 

6x weekly 

3x weekly 


6x weekly 

3x weekly 


3x weekly 

2x weekly 

Winnipeg-Thunder Bay 

3x weekly 

2x weekly 

Remember to visit and bookmark our COVID-19 resource page
where we are keeping you up to date with all the latest airline, hotel,
lounges and loyalty program news, policies, closures and more.

Other resources on Rewards Canada to help you make the most of your points and miles right now:

Posts since our last update:


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Hello Fresh: save $65 in total, including free shipping on the first box! Find out more here.

Missfresh: Simplify your life with 45% off your first 2 consecutive orders with code SIMPLIFY45. Find out more here.

Enjoy up to 25% off for stays at Radisson Hotels in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia Pacific. Find out more here Book by May 10 for stays June 10 – August 31, 20

Rewards Canada receives a small commission when you use any of
the above offers. You don’t have to chose to use our links but we thank
you in advance if you do.

Canadian Bonus Offers

AIR MILES (Canada)

25 Bonus AIR MILES Rewards Miles when you spend $75 or more in one transaction at a participating airmilesshops.ca retailer. More… Until May 10, 20

Other Bonus Offers

Avianca LifeMiles

– Double LifeMiles when you rent with Thrifty in the Americas or Europe. More… Until Dec 31, 20

Etihad Guest

Double Elite Tier Guest Miles on all Etihad flights. More… Until Jun 30, 20

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