Start of menu
Close Menu
Earn the equivalent of 75,000 Marriott Rewards Points®¹ (25,000 Starpoints®²). Offer ends April 18th,2018.²
Earn the equivalent of 75,000 Marriott Rewards Points®¹ (25,000 Starpoints®²). Offer ends April 18th,2018.².

Exclusive offer for Marriott Rewards credit card customers.
Earn the equivalent of 75,000 Marriott Rewards Points (get 25,000 Starpoints2)

Starwood Preferred Guest®* Credit Card from American ExpressStarwood Preferred Guest®* Credit Card from American Express

Not a Marriott Rewards credit card customer? Click here.

Offer for new Starwood Preferred Guest®* Credit Cardmembers only.

QUICK OVERVIEW

  • Exclusive offer for Marriott Rewards credit card customers: Earn a Welcome Bonus of 25,000 Starpoints2 which is equal to 75,000 Marriott Rewards Points
  • Earn 2 Starpoints for every $1 of eligible purchases charged to the Card at Marriott Rewards and SPG properties3
  • Earn 1 Starpoint for every $1 on all other purchases charged to the Card4
  • Link your Marriott Rewards and SPG accounts to transfer points and enjoy both Marriott Rewards Silver Elite5 Status and Starwood Gold Preferred Guest membership
  • Offer is only available for new Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Cardmembers who are also Marriott Rewards credit card customers

Exclusive Welcome Bonus for Marriott Rewards credit card customers

Earn 25,000 Welcome Bonus Starpoints2 which is equal to 75,000 Marriott Rewards Points

With the Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express, you can earn 25,000 Welcome Bonus Starpoints. All you have to do is charge $1,500 in purchases to your Credit Card in the first 3 months of Cardmembership2.

 

25,000 Starpoints is enough for:

 

5 free nights
at a Category 2 SPG property6 OR

2 free nights
at a Category 4 SPG property6 OR

1 free night
at a Category 6 SPG property6

 

If you transfer your 25,000 Starpoints to your Marriott Rewards account, you will have 75,000 Marriott Rewards Points which is enough for:

 

7 free nights
at a Category 2 Marriott Rewards property7 OR

3 free nights
at a Category 4 Marriott Rewards property7 OR

2 free nights
at a Category 6 Marriott Rewards property7

Earn Starpoints on every purchase4

2: $1 – Earn 2 Starpoints for every $1 of eligible purchases charged to the Card at participating Marriott Rewards and SPG properties3

1: $1 – Earn 1 Starpoint for every $1 on all other purchases charged to the Card4

1 Starpoint = 3 Marriott Rewards Points

Redeem your points

Transfer Points
Transfer Points

Transfer Starpoints to Marriott Rewards Points.

1 Starpoint = 3 Marriott Rewards Points

Link your Marriott Rewards and SPG accounts to take advantage of transferring your points between the two programs. This means you can redeem your points at participating SPG and Marriott Rewards properties.

Free Nights
Free Nights

Redeem your Starpoints for free nights with no blackout dates at over 1,500 SPG hotels. You can also transfer them to your Marriott Rewards account and redeem at over 4,700 Marriott Rewards hotels.
Free Night Redemption Chart.

 

Starpoints needed for 1 free night at SPG properties×

Category Starpoints
1 3,000
2 4,000
3 7,000
4 10,000
5 12,000-16,000
6 20,000-25,000
7 30,000-35,000
Category Starpoints
1 2,000
2 3,000
3 7,000
4 10,000
5 12,000-16,000
6 20,000-25,000
7 30,000-35,000
Points needed for one free night at SPG properties:
Flight Redemption
Flight Redemption

Use Starpoints for flights on over 150 airlines with no blackout dates with SPG Flights9. Receive a 5,000 Starpoint bonus from the Starwood Preferred Guest program when you transfer 20,000 Starpoints to a frequent flyer program10

SPG Moments
SPG Moments

Use Starpoints for once-in-a-lifetime experiences, giving you access to star-studded events in music, sports, and the arts

Key Benefits

Enjoy 1 FREE weekend night stay at select hotels and resorts worldwide when you reach $40,000 in purchases charged to the Credit Card each year11. The best part is, you’ll also earn Starpoints on all your purchases4.

 

Automatically upgrade to Starwood Gold Preferred Guest membership when you reach $30,000 in purchases charged to the Credit Card each year.12

 

Starwood Gold Preferred Guests receive brag-worthy benefits at SPG properties like:

Room UpgradeROOM UPGRADE13

An upgrade to an enhanced room at check-in – corner room, higher floor, or better view.

Late CheckoutLATE CHECKOUT14

4p.m. late checkout, subject to availability at resort and conference centre hotels, so you can enjoy your stay for even longer.

Welcome GiftWELCOME GIFT15

Your choice of welcome gift upon arrival – choose from bonus Starpoints, complimentary premium in-room internet or a beverage on us.

 

Learn more about all the benefits that come with Starwood Gold Preferred Guest membership

Optional Balance Transfer Offer

Enjoy an interest rate of 8.99% for the first year* if you choose to transfer your other credit card balances to this American Express Card at the time of online application. There is no balance transfer fee for this offer.

Annual Fee

$120

(annual interest rate of 19.99% on purchases and 22.99% on funds advances)**

Supplementary Cards

$50 annual fee for each Supplementary Card**

Supplementary Cards can help you accumulate Starpoints on your SPG account on Supplementary Card purchases, so you have an opportunity to maximize the Starpoints you can earn.

Entertainment Access, Travel AND Shopping Related Benefits

Entertainment Access
Entertainment Access

American Express Invites®*17 including Front Of The Line®*17 opens the door to great music, theatre, dining, film, fashion and shopping experiences. Be among the first to know, and the first to go!

Travel Insurance
Travel Insurance

Travel Insurances such as Flight Delay Insurance18, Car Rental Theft and Damage Insurance19 and more

Shopping Coverage
Shopping Coverage

Shopping Coverage including Buyer’s Assurance® Protection Plan20 and Purchase Protection® Plan21

Payment Flexibility
Payment Flexibility

Enjoy the flexibility to pay balances in full or over time                                                            

Earn a Welcome Bonus of 25,000 Starpoints2. Plus earn Starpoints on every purchase4.

Brand Bar image with logos

Terms & Conditions

* Offer is subject to approval up to an amount of $7,500 or 50% of your assigned credit limit, whichever is less. A balance transfer made at the time of application is eligible for a special interest rate of 8.99% for the first 12 billing periods, provided you meet the eligibility criteria specified in the offer terms and conditions and provided further that we always receive your minimum monthly payments by the date of the next billing statement. If either: (i) you still have an amount owing from your balance transfer when the special interest rate expires; or (ii) you do not make your minimum monthly payments by the date of the next billing statement (a “Missed Payment”), any remaining balance owing in relation to the balance transfer will be subject to interest at the rate then in effect for Funds Advances. The Preferred Rate for Funds Advances is currently 22.99% and will increase if you have additional missed payments. There is no balance transfer fee for this offer. Please see the Product Information box on your online application for complete details on fees and interest rates.

** Subject to approval. The preferred rate for purchases is 19.99% and funds advances is 22.99%. If you have Missed Payments, the applicable rates for your account will be 23.99% and/or 26.99%. See the information box included with the application for the definition of Missed Payment and which rates apply to charges on your account and other details.

1. Points accrued and awards issued are subject to the terms and conditions of the Marriott Rewards program. Click here, for complete terms and conditions of the Marriott Rewards program, including all redemption values, or refer to MarriottRewards.com. Terms and conditions of the Marriott Rewards program may be modified and services and benefits may be added or deleted at any time without notice to Cardmembers.

2. This offer is only available to new Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express Cardmembers (new “SPG Amex Cardmembers”) who are also basic Marriott Rewards co-brand credit card customers (“Marriott Co-Brand Customers”). This offer is not available to supplementary Marriott Co-Brand Customers. For current or former SPG Amex Cardmembers, we may approve your application, but you will not be eligible for any welcome bonus, including the Offer Welcome Bonus (as defined below). New SPG Amex Cardmembers who are not also Marriott Co-Brand Customers do not qualify for the Offer Welcome Bonus; however, they may qualify for other offers available at the time of application, if any. Offer valid for applications received by American Express by April 18, 2018 online through the link provided within this webpage. American Express reserves the right to accept applications after this date but you will not be eligible for this bonus. After April 18, 2018, use of the link provided will display the bonus offers available at that time, if any. Offer subject to change. To qualify for the 25,000 Bonus Starpoints (“Offer Welcome Bonus”), you must have at least $1,500 in net purchases posted to your account on or before your three month anniversary date. Account must be in good standing.

3. Account must be in good standing. Starpoints will be earned on the amount of all eligible purchases, less credits and returns. Funds advances, interest, balance transfers, Amex cheques, annual fees (if applicable), other fees, and charges for travellers cheques and foreign currencies are not purchases and do not qualify for Starpoints. You will earn two Starpoints from American Express for every $1 of eligible purchases (less credits and returns) charged on your Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express when charged directly with participating Starwood properties, standalone Starwood retail establishments, and Starwood online stores that, in each case, are wholly owned by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, LLC (a subsidiary of Marriot International, Inc.) and its affiliates. You will also earn two Starpoints from American Express for every $1 of eligible purchases (less credits and returns) charged on your Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express when charged directly with participating Marriott Rewards properties, standalone Marriott branded retail establishments, and Marriott branded online stores (including online purchases of Marriott branded gift cards), that in each case, are owned by Marriott International, Inc. and its affiliates. Transactions must be completed between November 15, 2016 and July 31, 2018 and subsequently posted to your account. Merchants are typically assigned codes and categorized based on what they sell. Earn rate of 1 Starpoint for every $1 applies if the merchant code is not in an eligible category or is not made directly from the provider of the good or service, e.g. through a third party or by using a mobile device (e.g. smart phone) with an attached card reader. Funds advances, interest, balance transfers, Amex cheques, annual fees (if applicable), other fees, and charges for travellers cheques and foreign currencies are not purchases and do not qualify for Starpoints.

4. Account must be in good standing. Starpoints will be earned on the amount of all eligible purchases, less credits and returns. Funds advances, interest, balance transfers, Amex cheques, annual fees (if applicable), other fees, and charges for travellers cheques and foreign currencies are not purchases and do not qualify for Starpoints.

5. Elite benefits vary by brand. Please see Marriott.com/rewards/terms/elite.mi for full terms and conditions.

6. Five nights are based on five mid-week nights, or two weekend nights and three mid-week nights, in a standard room at a Category 2 property. Two nights are based on two mid-week nights, or two weekend nights, in a standard room at a Category 4 property. One night is based on one mid-week night, or one weekend night, in a standard room at a Category 6 property. Starpoints required for a free night range from 2,000 Starpoints for a weekend night in a standard room at a Category 1 property to 35,000 Starpoints for any night in a standard room at Category 7 properties. Category 7 properties that are all suites or villas require higher Starpoints redemption. For complete information on reward stays or the number of Starpoints required for a stay, please see www.spg.com. Subject to Change. Starwood may change the Category in which a specific SPG participating hotel is classified at any time. The amount of Starpoints required to obtain rooms at SPG participating hotels varies by category of the SPG participating hotel and may also vary by time of year.

7. Point values are based on a standard room and may vary by length of stay and hotel category or tier. Upgrades may be available for extra points. No Blackout Dates apply.

8. Free night awards apply to standard rooms only as defined by each participating property; contact the property before booking to check availability. To view the full terms and conditions, visit www.spg.com.

9. Ticket Price includes Taxes & Fees. Other fees may apply. To view the full terms and conditions, www.spg.com.

10. 5,000 Starpoints bonus is awarded only when 20,000 Starpoints are transferred as part of the same transaction and is based on airlines with 1 Starpoint to 1 mile conversion rate. Other terms and restrictions apply. To view the full terms and conditions, visit www.spg.com.

11. Each year if, before the annual reset date, you reach $40,000 in net purchases charged to your account 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.

12. Each year if, before the annual reset date, you reach $30,000 in net purchases charged to your account you will earn Gold Preferred Guest level of the Starwood Preferred Guest program for a minimum of 1 year (unless you are already enrolled at that or a higher level). Account must be in good standing. On the annual reset date, the amount of annual net purchases resets to zero. Subject to terms and conditions at www.spg.com. If you already have Gold Preferred or Platinum Preferred status with Starwood Preferred Guest, you will retain that status as long as you meet the requirements specified in the Starwood Preferred Guest terms and conditions.

13. Subject to availability at check-in for the length of the stay, provided the room was not booked through a pre-paid, third-party channel, such as priceline.com, expedia.com, hotels.com, etc. Enhanced rooms are rooms on higher floors, corner rooms, newly renovated rooms, and rooms with preferred views. Enhanced rooms do not include suites. Not offered at Aloft® and ElementSM hotels.

14. Subject to availability at resorts and conference center hotels.

15. Benefits vary by brand.

16. Maximum of 9 Supplementary Cards per account. Supplementary Card applicant must be the age of majority. Supplementary Cards have an annual fee of $50 each.

17. Purchase must be charged in full to an American Express Card. Subject to availability and to event and ticketing agent terms, conditions and fees. Not all seats are available. All sales are final. No refunds. No exchanges.

18. Underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada.

19. Underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada. Coverage is in effect as long as you have fully charged your rental to your Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card. There are specific conditions that apply to who may rent and drive the rental vehicle, the length of rental(s) and the type of vehicle covered.

20. When you charge the full price on eligible purchases to your Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express, the coverage given under the manufacturer’s original warranty is automatically doubled for up to one additional year. Buyer's Assurance Protection Plan is underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada.

21. Underwritten by Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Company of Canada. Coverage is in excess of any and all other applicable insurance.

† All insurance coverage is subject to the terms and conditions of the respective master policies. Certain limitations, exclusions and restrictions apply. Please read your Certificates of Insurance carefully.

®: Used by Amex Bank of Canada under license from American Express.

©2017 Marriott International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Starpoints, SPG, Preferred Guest, Sheraton, Westin, St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, W, Le Méridien, Design Hotels, Tribute Portfolio, Element, Aloft, Four Points and their respective logos are trademarks of Marriott International, Inc., or its affiliates.