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American Express® Gold Card

American Express® Gold Card

A Card that allows you to travel in style and enjoy exclusive benefits worldwide.

EXCITING NEW LIFESTYLE BENEFITS

Automatically qualify for a monthly complimentary lifestyle reward  voucher* when spending R3 500pm or more on your Gold Card. Terms and conditions apply.

Lifestyle Rewards

An exciting new Monthly Voucher benefit. Gold Cardmembers now automatically qualify for a monthly complimentary lifestyle voucher* when spending R3 500pm or more on their Gold Card. Terms and conditions apply.

The Hotel Collection

Enjoy benefits at over 400 participating hotels and resorts in over 30 countries worldwide.

 

Preferred Golf

Membership of the Preferred Golf programme entitles you to a range of privileges at participating properties.

 

Membership Rewards

Earn one point for every R5 of eligible spend* on your American Express® Gold Card and get 5 000 MR bonus point when you spend R10 000 in the first three months.

 

Lounge Access

Receive up to eight free visits per calendar year to Bidvest Premier Club domestic lounges in South Africa.

Key Features

  • Wherever your journey takes you, our exclusive travel benefits will make it even more memorable.
  • Escape the airport crowds with eight complimentary visits to the Premier Club domestic lounges in South Africa.
  • Receive discounts on Hertz and Avis car rentals.
  • Monthly Lifestyle Rewards available.
  • 5.000 bonus MR points

Lifestyle Rewards

As a American Express Gold Cardmember you will be rewarded with 1 complimentary lifestyle voucher each month when you spend you spend R3 500 or more pm. The R100 vouchers can be redeemed at Takealot.com, Zando and for airtime on selected networks or for one Nu Metro movie ticket. Terms and conditions apply.

 

How to qualify for your monthly lifestyle benefit:

  • Keep your account in good standing (i.e. the account may not be in arrears or inactive)
  • Spend at least R3 500 on your account per month your account ( cash withdrawals/transfers excluded)

 

How to redeem your benefits

Travel Features

  • Cardmembers receive up to eight free visits per calendar year to the Premier Club domestic lounges in South Africa located at OR Tambo, Cape Town, Durban, George, East London and Port Elizabeth and Bloemfontein Airports.
  • Purchase your travel tickets on your Gold Card and both you and your family are automatically covered for up to R4 million, locally and internationally. Optional comprehensive top-up cover is available at discounted rates.
  • Drive off with complimentary membership to the Avis Preferred Plus and the Hertz Gold Plus Rewards programme and enjoy great discounts and offers.

Hotel, Resort and Lifestyle Privileges

  • Enjoy benefits from The Hotel Collection at over 400 participating hotels and resorts in over 30 countries worldwide. Stay two nights or more and receive up to US$75 in hotel credit or complimentary room upgrade at check-in (when available).
  • Room upgrades, early check-ins and late check- outs are available with American Express Vacations.
  • Enjoy complimentary membership to the elite Preferred Golf programme which boasts over 70 world-renowned golf resorts. This Preferred Golf membership entitles you to a range of privileges at participating properties:
  • – A complimentary round of golf with every consecutive two-night stay at over 70 world-class golf resorts. 
  • – For golfing enthusiasts, the Stay More package offers discounted rounds of golf for two people, for every night of your stay.
  • – Room upgrades at hotels 
  • – Complimentary WiFi 
  • – Early check-in and late-check-out
  • Once you have enrolled, visit the Preferred Golf website to make a booking.

Car Privileges

  • Enjoy additional benefits and discounts when making bookings with Hertz as a Hertz Gold Rewards® member. Find out more.
  • Discounts and additional benefits are enjoyed as part of the Avis Preferred Plus Programme. Find out more.

Rewards

  • Join the highly acclaimed Membership Rewards™ Programme.
  • Earn one point for every R5 eligible spend* on your Gold Card.
  • Rewards points may never expire and can be redeemed for a variety of lifestyle and travel rewards. Find out more.


*Eligible spend includes local and international purchases and excludes cash withdrawals, casino chip purchases, fuel purchases, finance or other card charges, fees or taxes levied by Nedbank or the government, purchases of travellers cheques or other negotiable instruments, garage card transactions, budget account instalments and interest thereon, insurance premiums and internet transfers/payments.

Pricing

  • For a full list of pricing, click here.
  • Existing cardmembers please note that from 1 January 2017 your account will move to monthly service fees. This means that you will be charged a monthly service fee from the month following your annual renewal date.
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