Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

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Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

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Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

on American Express's secure website, or call (866) 512-6673

Card details

  • Earn 75,000 Bonus Points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months.

  • Earn 6 points for each dollar of eligible purchases at participating SPG® and Marriott Rewards® hotels and 2 points on all other eligible purchases.

  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on International purchases.

  • Receive 1 Free Night Award every year after your Card account anniversary. Award can be used for one night (redemption level at or under 35,000 points) at a participating hotel. Select hotels have resort fees.

  • Enjoy complimentary, unlimited Boingo Wi-Fi on up to four devices at more than 1,000,000 Boingo hotspots worldwide. Enrollment required.

  • $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.

  • Terms Apply.

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Rates, fees & offers

  • Annual fee

    $0 for the first year, then $95

  • Rewards rate

    2.00%

  • Bonus offer

    Earn 75,000 Bonus Points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months. Terms Apply.

  • Intro APR

    N/A

  • Ongoing Apr

    APR: 17.49% - 26.49% Variable APR

    Penalty APR: 29.99%, Variable

    Cash Advance APR: 26.99%, Variable

  • Balance Transfer Fee

    Either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.

  • Foreign Transaction Fee

    None

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NerdWallet Review

By Erin El Issa

Rating Details

4.3

Editor's overall rating

Pros and Cons

Pros
  • High rewards rate

  • Flexible rewards redemption

  • No foreign transaction fee

  • Bonus offer for new cardholders

Cons
  • Has annual fee

  • Requires good/excellent credit

The Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express is one of the Nerds' favorite hotel cards. Cardholders earn 6 points for each dollar of eligible purchases at participating SPG® and Marriott Rewards® hotels and 2 points on all other eligible purchases.

You'll also get a nice signup bonus: Earn 75,000 Bonus Points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months. Terms Apply. The annual fee is $0 for the first year, then $95.

Want more information? Check out our review of the SPG Starpoints program and our full review of the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express.

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