Buy Starpoints by April 30 for 25% off

Starwood Preferred Guest has a Starpoints sale at 25% off when you buy 13,000 to 20,000 points by April 30, 2013. Normally Starpoints are $35 per 1,000 points.

Periodically SPG offers Starpoints at 20% discount for $28 per 1,000 points. This sale reduces the cost of points to $26.25 per 1,000 points.

Members can only purchase 20,000 points in a calendar year. You must have had an active account for a minimum 14 days to purchase points.

20,000 points is $525.

Cash & Points awards often give a redemption value in excess of $40 per 1,000 points. 20,000 points can save $800 or more at some hotels.

If you find yourself wishing you had more Starpoints to get a discount price award stay, then this sale could be a good buy.


  • 500 – 6,500 points = $29.75/1,000 points.
  • 7,000 – 12,500 points = $28.00/1,000 points.
  • 13,000 – 20,000 points = $26.25/1,000 points.

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Ric Garrido of Monterey, California started Loyalty Traveler in 2006 for traveler education on hotel and air travel, primarily using frequent flyer and frequent guest loyalty programs for bargain travel. Loyalty Traveler joined BoardingArea.com in 2008.

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  1. I don’t think so as I believe it’s processed through points.com, not Starwood themselves. Let’s wait for more comments by experienced folks. 🙂

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