Riu Hotels is an international hotel and resort chain with more than 100 hotels in 16 countries around the world. They welcome 3.2 million guests a year and employ more than 25,000 employees. The hotel chain offers group rates, wedding packages, corporate events and space for meetings and conventions. The RIU Class Program is a loyalty program that allows members to enjoy exclusive benefits and discounts by redeeming points for staying with RIU. The rewards include hotel gifts, table assignments, late check-outs, express check-ins, room upgrades, discounts in RIU shops and discounts on partner services. Reservations can be made via phone or online and payments can be made online or at the front desk. The website also lists special offers for discount rates on hotel stay and packages including weddings, events, golf and spa packages.