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WestJet Vacations' Early Booking Bonus brings the heat

Every guest earns 100 bonus WestJet dollars

CALGARY, July 11, 2017 /CNW/ - WestJet today launched an Early Booking Bonus on eligible WestJet Vacations packages to anywhere in Mexico, the Caribbean or Hawaii where each guest on the booking can receive an additional 100 WestJet dollars.

"WestJet is giving our guests an even greater incentive to book early and secure their spot in the sun this coming winter," said Lyell Farquharson, WestJet Vice-President, Sales and Business Development.

The Early Booking Bonus is available to WestJet Rewards members on WestJet Vacation packages anywhere in Mexico, the Caribbean or Hawaii with a minimum package price of $1,500 per guest. All bookings are for travel between November 1, 2017, and April 30, 2018. Bookings must include the WestJet Rewards ID of each guest on the booking. Registration and booking must be made by August 31, 2017.

To register for the booking and be eligible for the Early Booking Bonus, guests must be WestJet Rewards members. They can join for free at

"Our Early Booking Bonus offer layers on top of the WestJet Rewards program and other great offers currently in the market, potentially offering a double dip on Rewards. This makes right now the perfect time for clients to book a sun getaway."

WestJet Rewards members can receive WestJet dollars in the following ways:

  • Receive 100 bonus WestJet dollars per person on the Early Booking Bonus offer
  • Earn up to one per cent back in WestJet dollars on base earn rate when using a WestJet Rewards ID
  • Purchase a WestJet Vacations package with a WestJet RBC®MasterCard and earn up to two per cent of the base package price
  • Earn double WestJet dollars when booking an Exclusive Luxury or Exclusive Adults collection package

WestJet offers peace of mind that comes from transparent pricing with no surcharges, choice, flexibility along with the trusted WestJet guest experience. In addition, the airline continues to offer travel agent partners eight per cent commission on the base package price on all WestJet Vacations packages.

To learn more or register for the WestJet Vacations' Early Booking Bonus offer visit

About WestJet
We are proud to be Canada's most trusted airline and one of very few airlines globally that does not commercially overbook. Together with our regional airline, WestJet Encore, we offer scheduled service to more than 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe and to more than 175 destinations in over 20 countries through our airline partnerships. WestJet Vacations offers affordable, flexible vacations to more than 60 destinations and the choice of more than 800 hotels, resorts, condos and villas.  Members of the WestJet Rewards program earn WestJet dollars on flights, vacation packages and more. Members use WestJet dollars towards the purchase of WestJet flights and vacations packages on any day, at any time, to any WestJet destination with no blackout periods  ̶  even on seat sales.

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2017/2016 Canada's Most Trusted Airline (Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria)
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2016/2015/2014/2013 WestJet RBC World Elite MasterCard ranked #1 in Canada (MoneySense magazine)
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2015 Best Employers in Canada (Aon Hewitt)

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