Travel Professionals


Travel Professionals

Dear Travel Professional:

We are pleased to welcome you, our travel partner, to your section of our Web site, where you will find information pertaining to the seven hotel brands, programs and services of Starwood® Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

Starwood delivers more than 1200 hotels in over 100 countries, providing you with endless opportunities to give your clients unforgettable experiences. We are a dynamic company with seven leading hotel brands:

We commend your unparalleled dedication and commitment to Starwood Hotels & Resorts. You have demonstrated outstanding support of our company and we are grateful to all our travel agent partners. Subsequently, we are proud to maintain our standard commission (generally 10%) on bookings at any of Starwood's hotels or resorts, and to offer the convenience of the Central Commission Payment Program.

We're also pleased to provide you, our loyal partner, with the Starwood Travel Agent Education Program (TAED), which allows you to experience our fine hotels and resorts firsthand.

Starwood Preferred Guest® is the perfect complement to your and your clients' travel needs. Guests have access to an unprecedented network of rewards without the usual restrictions. There are no blackout dates on Free Nights Awards, and now there are even more ways to earn free travel. Awards can be redeemed with one call to 888-625- 4988 or online at You can go to for complete program terms and conditions. With more than 1200 participating hotels—including 140 resorts—in over 100 countries, it is the industry's most global program.

We remain firm in our commitment to continually provide you, our travel partner, with the service and attention you deserve. We will continue to improve our services and grow our brands worldwide so your future experiences with Starwood Hotels & Resorts, and ultimately those of your clients, will always exceed expectations.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.