FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 

Do You Charge Fees?

Luxury Hotel Bookings - Kristen Nix Travel does not charge fees for luxury hotel bookings.
Custom Itinerary Design - Kristen Nix Travel charges a $350 planning fee for custom itinerary design.


Do I need to live in the United States to be a client of Kristen Nix Travel?

No, you do not need to live in the US to be a client of Kristen Nix Travel. I have many international clients.


How do hotel reservation charges appear on my credit card?

I make all reservations directly with the hotel or resort. Any charges to your credit card will be directly from the property.


What Types of Trips Do You Book?

I book all types of luxury travel including family vacations, multi-generational trips, honeymoons, babymoons, weekend getaways, business travel, girls' getaways, special occasion trips (birthday, anniversary, retirement, etc.)


What Are the Special Amenities and Benefits You Mention?

Through my affiliations with Brownell and Virtuoso®, I am able to secure complimentary amenities and benefits at our partner hotels that add tremendous value to your luxury hotel and resort stays. These benefits tend to vary by property and often include:

  • Preferred rates, special promotions and offers

  • Complimentary daily breakfast

  • Room upgrades

  • Hotel credits for dining, spa, and activities

  • Early check-in/late check-out

  • VIP status and personalized service (upper level management notes your travel preferences and anticipates your arrival)


Do You Book Airline Tickets?

Brownell's Air Desk provides this service for clients of Kristen Nix Travel. Their fee for air travel is $50 per ticket for domestic flights, $100 per ticket for international flights, and $250 for tickets booked with frequent flyer miles or reward points.  


Will I Still Qualify for My Hotel Loyalty Programs When Booking Hotels Through You?

Yes! I will add your hotel loyalty program number to your reservation, so you will continue to earn points AND receive all the perks.