Normally to qualify for this level of membership 20 qualifying nights or 10 qualifying stays in a calendar year at any Shangri-La hotel, resort, Traders hotel, Kerry hotel or Hotel Jen is required; this significant paid-stay requirement is waived for Cardmembers eligible for this benefit, so enrolled Cardmember can earn benefits of this membership tier from their very first stay after enrolment is completed.
- Earn GC Award Points with 25% bonus at all properties of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Priority check-in and check-out at an exclusively designated area
- Guaranteed room availability for reservations made 72 hours in advance with priority waitlist *
- Pre-registration for easy check-in
- Priority upgrade to the next available best room category, if the reserved room type is not available at check-in
- 11am early check-in ** /4pm late check-out **
- Personal preference including bed and pillow type
- Choice of 3 welcome amenities
- Complimentary breakfast at the Café Restaurant
- Partner stays free with applicable breakfast benefit ^
- Free local calls from your room
- Long distance call and faxes at cost
- Cash advance of USD 250 per stay
- Choice of GC Award Points or airline miles for each eligible stay
* Default to Deluxe Room public rate. Reservation must be guaranteed by card at the time of booking. Black-out dates may apply. Not applicable for Room Award redemption and at hotels with villas only.
** Subject to availability. Not applicable to China World Summit Wing, Beijing; Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa, Maldives; Shangri-La Hotel, Paris; Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo; Shangri-La Hotel, Toronto; Shangri-La Hotel, Vancouver; and Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London.
^ Please check with individual resorts for full details.
^ Complimentary programme benefit for the Golden Circle member's partner is for a maximum of one person who stays in the same room only