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Starpoints® are just one of the benefits

While your Starpoints balance is coming along nicely, you’ll also benefit from the other fantastic extras that come as standard with the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express.

You can find out all about them here – along with some more great services. Click on the tabs below to find out more

Your Card’s extra features

Complimentary nights and flights - with no blackout dates

Enjoy complimentary nights with no blackout dates1 at over 940 of the world's most unique hotels and resorts in 93 countries including St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, W Hotels, Le Méridien, Westin, Sheraton, Aloft, Element and Four Points by Sheraton.

You can also redeem Starpoints with SPG Flights for tickets on over 350 airlines with no blackout dates2, or your Starpoints can be transferred to over 30 major airline frequent flyer programmes3. Plus, when you transfer 20,000 Starpoints to a frequent flyer programme, you receive a 5,000 Starpoints bonus. Browse the full details of the programme at Spg.com.



Spend over £15,000 per year and we'll upgrade you to Gold Preferred Guest status. Enjoy up to 50% more Starpoints when you stay at over 940 Starwood Preferred Guest hotels and resorts, plus automatic room upgrades, late check out and more. If you're already a Gold Preferred Guest member, this will confirm your status for another year.

Plus, when you spend over £25,000 per year, you'll earn a Free Weekend Night at some of the world's most extraordinary destinations. Your Free Weekend Night Award will be open to you for one whole year to redeem so you can take your time and choose a weekend to remember - you'll have the choice of a single or double standard room at Starwood Category 1-4 properties and the Award will include any Friday, Saturday or Sunday night.

Take a look at the exceptional places you could soon be visiting with your Free Weekend Night by visiting spg.com



Entertainment the way you like it

We reserve tickets to some of the most sought-after shows just for Cardmembers. Enjoy access to some of the best seats at in-demand theatre, film and music events, often before they go on general sale.

Sign up to the American Express Invites eNewsletter to enjoy updates on the latest events6

American Express has always been known for the unbeatable service we offer Cardmembers when they’re travelling.

Travel Accident Insurance7

With your Card you have up to £150,000 in the event of loss of life, limb, sight, speech or hearing, when public transport tickets are charged to the Card.

Emergency Card Replacement

If your Card is lost, damaged or stolen, we’ll get a replacement to you almost anywhere in the world within 48 hours. Just call us on +44 (0)1273 696 933 and we’ll take care of the rest.

Travel Insurance8

To extend your travel benefits, you can purchase comprehensive travel insurance. Now you can take one more thing on your travels: total peace of mind. So leave those worries at home and make more space for the memories.

Purchase Protection7

If your purchase is damaged or stolen within 90 days, call our claims team and they’ll arrange a repair or replacement for you up to £2,500 per eligible item with £20,000 in any 12 month period.

Refund Protection7

Should any UK retailer refuse you a refund on any eligible item worth over £25 within 90 days of purchase, you get back the full purchase price up to £250.

Online Fraud Guarantee

If something’s stolen from your account or you see a charge you don’t recognise, we’ll remove it and investigate. You can shop online knowing you’ll never be held responsible for any unauthorised online purchases.

Plan your escape

Explore some of the world's most unique hotels and find your dream destination at spg.com

Get closer to the action

We deliver news of the latest gigs direct to your inbox.  And you can enjoy access to a wide range of sought after music, theatre, and film events, often before they go on general sale.  
Welcome to American Express Invites6.

Important Information

1. Free night awards and no blackouts applies to standard rooms only as defined by each participating property; contact the property before booking to check availability. To view the full terms conditions, visit spg.com

2. Ticket Price includes Taxes and Fees. Other fees may apply. To view the full terms and restrictions, visit spg.com

3. Transfer ratios and maximums apply and vary by airline. Preferred members have a minimum transfer requirement of 2,500 Starpoints and Gold members have a minimum transfer requirement of 1,500 Starpoints. To view the full terms and conditions visit spg.com

4. If you reach £15,000 in net purchases charged to your account in any Cardmembership year, you (the Basic Cardmember) will be enrolled for at least twelve months in the Gold Preferred level of the Starwood Preferred Guest loyalty programme (unless you are already enrolled in an equivalent or higher level - Starwood associates excluded). Please allow 12–16 weeks after your eligible spending equals or exceeds such amount for the applicable year for enrolment to become effective. On the annual reset date, the amount of annual net purchases resets to zero. Additional terms apply.

5. If you reach £25,000 in net purchases charged to your account in any Cardmembership year, you will earn a Free Weekend Night Award, redeemable within 1 year for an available single or double occupancy standard room at a participating Starwood Category 1-4 property for one Friday, Saturday or Sunday night.  Account must be in good standing.  On the annual reset date, the amount of annual net purchases resets to zero. Additional terms apply.

6. American Express Invites was formerly known as the Preferred Seating Programme. American Express Invites refers to the name of the American Express programme rather than a description of ticket type.

7. American Express Services Europe Limited (“AESEL”) makes various benefits available to Cardmembers which derive from contracts which AESEL has made with third parties.  AESEL is free to amend, extend or terminate these benefits at its sole discretion. These benefits do not form part of AESEL’s contract with you but AESEL will provide reasonable notice, in any event no less than 30 days, in advance of any changes to the available benefits which may be to your detriment.  One of the benefits currently available is the benefit of contracts of insurance held by AESEL with certain insurers. You will lose these benefits if you cease to be a Cardmember. Terms, conditions and exclusions apply. Details can be found on the American Express website.

8. American Express Services Europe Limited. Registered Office: Belgrave House, 76 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 9AX, United Kingdom. Registered in England and Wales with Company Number 1833139. American Express Services Europe Limited is authorised in the United Kingdom by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Services Regulations 2009 (reference number 415532) for the provision of payment services. For insurance mediation activities only, American Express Services Europe Limited is an Appointed Representative of American Express Insurance Services Europe Limited (reference number 311684) who is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Details can be found on the FCA Register.


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