preferred guest program
Craving even more exciting and eclectic travel experiences? With Starwood Preferred Guest® you can raise your profile at more than 1134 of the world's best hotels in 100 countries represented by nine award-winning hotel brands. Enjoy a variety of exciting redemption opportunities - free nights with no blackout dates on standard rooms, exclusive member benefits and flexible reward options. Plus, your points won't expire as long as you show account activity once per year.
Starwood Preferred Guest's distinguished hotel brands include Sheraton, Four Points by Sheraton, W Hotels, aloft hotels, The Luxury Collection, Le Méridien, Element Hotels, Westin Hotels & Resorts and St. Regis Hotels & Resorts. Our extraordinary portfolio includes an incredible range of properties, from historic palaces to tropical bungalows and sleek urban lofts. Starwood Preferred Guest members are able to access 1000 hotels and resorts in 93 countries, many of which are recognized by Condé Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure as being among the world's finest.
Your membership with SPG opens the door to a world of remarkable experiences where black out dates don't exist. Free Night Awards are yours without any availability restrictions on standard rooms. If we have one, it's yours. Enjoy the freedom to make travel plans when and where you want, even during peak seasons and holidays. Our landmark redemption without restriction policy is just one of the reasons frequent travelers have recognized Starwood Preferred Guest as offering the industry's best redemption program for the past 8 years. Learn More
As a Starwood Preferred Guest member, you'll earn valuable Starpoints® redeemable for amazing redemption options. Free Night Awards with no blackout dates is what we're known for - at nine exciting hotel brands with more than 1,000 hotels and resorts in nearly 100 countries. If a standard room is available, it's yours for free night redemption. Plus, Starpoints can lead you to room upgrades, Award Flights on over 350 major airlines, merchandise awards and more.
Our exclusive partnerships provide access like no other to the best in music, sports and the arts. Bid Starpoints through our SPG MomentsSM program for VIP tournament tickets, backstage tours, premium concert tickets and so much more.
Three distinct membership levels – Preferred, Gold and Platinum – deliver powerful privileges and fulfill your unique needs. Members who achieve Platinum status now get even richer rewards. Platinum members who achieve 50 nights in a calendar year receive 10 Suite Night Awards which can be redeemed for upgrades to suites and select premium rooms. Those who achieve 75 nights in a calendar year have access to Your24TM, which allows the flexibility to choose your check-in time for a complete 24-hour stay. Plus, you earn four Starpoints for every eligible US dollar spent – a 100% bonus over the Preferred level and the richest earning bonus in the hotel industry.
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Reward yourself the way you want to, when you want to. Starwood Preferred Guest gives you multiple redemption opportunities that include free nights at fantastic hotels, amazing experiences, first-class merchandise and more. Below are just a few of the ways SPG lets you redeem your Starpoints.
- Free Night Awards - Redeem your Starpoints for a Free Night Award with no blackout dates. If we have a standard room, it's yours.
- SPG Flights - Use your Starpoints to fly on hundreds of airlines, all with no blackout dates. You can redeem Starpoints for airlines whenever you choose, even during peak periods such as holidays.
- Award Flights - Transfer Starpoints to more than 30 major airlines, most on a 1:1 basis. Plus receive a 5,000 Starpoint bonus when you transfer 20,000 Starpoints to miles.
- Cash & Points - No need to save up all your Starpoints beforehand. Combine cash and points at participating hotels for Award Nights at a reduced rate.
- Moments - Bid Starpoints to experience once-in-a-lifetime opportunities, such as a round of golf with a PGA pro, a red carpet movie premiere and more.
- Merchandise Awards - Redeem Starpoints for a great selection of merchandise from trusted partners including Westin Heavenly® Bed, Westin Heavenly® Bath, Gap, Amazon.com, Williams-Sonoma, Avis, and many more¹.
¹Not all products are available for shipping outside the U.S.