IHG points are worth 0.78 cents each, on average. That means 10,000 IHG points have a value of about $78. Plus, IHG points are worth about the same as the average hotel points, which are worth roughly 0.95 cents each.
It's also important to remember that the value of IHG points depends on how they are redeemed. They have the most value when used for IHG Rewards Club hotel reservations.
How to Earn More IHG Points
One of the best ways to increase the number of IHG points that you earn is to apply for a IHG credit card. That can also help you reach a higher status tier in the IHG Rewards Club, further boosting your earning potential.
IHG Points vs. The Competition
How to Calculate the Value of IHG Points
The easiest way to calculate the value of IHG points is to determine the dollar value of what you're redeeming for, minus any taxes and fees that you'll still have to pay, and then divide that amount by the number of points you're required to redeem. For your convenience, here's the formula:
Dollar Value of Redemption Item / Number of IHG Points Needed = IHG Point Value