Your SPG: Overview

Adam W., Gold member, photographed at W New York � Times Square, New York, USA

SPG Member Benefits

See where SPG can take you. Earn, redeem and enjoy the benefits of the SPG Life.
Joe V., Preferred member, photographed with his daughter at The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, USA

Starwood Preferred Guest Overview

Earn, redeem and enjoy your benefits at any of our more than 1,500 hotels and resorts across eleven distinctive brands — including St. Regis®, W® and Westin® — in nearly 100 countries. Our unique portfolio offers you the best luxury brands in the world with even better rewards. More luxury, more destinations means more ways to get the rewards you want, when you want them.

SPG gives you the richest elite benefits in the industry, including the opportunity to achieve Gold or Platinum status for life. Other brag-worthy benefits include:

  • Free Night Awards: Redeem for stays without blackout dates — even during holidays — starting at just 2,000 Starpoints®. If a standard room is available, it's yours.
  • SPG® Moments℠: Tee off with your favorite golf pro, head backstage with the band or walk the red carpet — your Starpoints give you VIP access like no other to sporting events, culinary experiences, concerts and more.
  • Must-have Mobile Apps: Travel smarter with the SPG Apps for iPad, iPhone and Android™. Get the info you need and access to your account automatically — no matter where you are.
Unlock a World of Possibilities

Now you can link your Starwood Preferred Guest® account with Marriott Rewards or The Ritz‑Carlton Rewards® to enjoy two new additional advantages: elite status match and the opportunity to transfer points between the two programs.

(10 stays/25 nights annually)

(25 stays/50 nights annually)
Starpoints® earned per eligible U.S. dollar spent 2 3 3 or 4 depending on nights 2, 3, or 4 depending on member tier
Credit earned toward elite status on paid and Award stays
Starpoints earned for meetings & events 1 per US$3 1 per US$2 1 per US$2  
Credit earned toward elite status on paid and Award stays when you contract for a group or meeting  
Redemption of Free Night Awards without blackout dates
Guaranteed room availability      
An enhanced room at check-in Preferred Guest Plus    
Best available room upgrades at check-in, including Standard Suites      
Welcome gift of 250 bonus Starpoints (125 at Aloft, Element, Four Points), in-room Internet access or free drink     250 bonus Starpoints only
Welcome gift of 500 bonus Starpoints (250 at Aloft, Element, Four Points), local gift or continental breakfast     500 bonus Starpoints only
Complimentary in-room Internet access   As a welcome gift choice  
Complimentary in-room Internet access when you book through our sites or the SPG apps (plus customer contact centers only for participating Design Hotels™ Member Hotels) Upgraded Internet
Complimentary in-room bottled water
4 p.m. late checkout, subject to availability at resort and conference center hotels Preferred Guest Plus  
Club- and Executive-level lounge privileges, where available      
SPG Nights Benefits award Platinum members with even more after 50, 75, and 100 nights in a calendar year      
Disclaimer:1SPG member benefits are subject to availability and certain eligibility requirements. Reservations booked through third parties and online booking sources are not eligible. View details at For a complete list of SPG member benefits terms and conditions, visit
2Note: Members will only earn noted benefits when they book stays at participating Design Hotels™ via Starwood websites, apps or customer contact centers.
SPG Lifetime Gold & SPG Lifetime
Platinum: elite benefits for life.
250 nights and
5 years elite
500 nights and 10
years Platinum