Another idea on how to use your hotel loyalty points: Get tickets for exclusive concerts.
Starwood Preferred Guest, the loyalty program of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, will be rolling out an event called Hear the Music, See the World, which features a series of music performances. The global music initiative, now running in its third year, will kick off on June 5 across several Starwood properties and destinations including Munich, New York, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur and more.
Leona Lewis will perform at Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral on August 15
Each of Starwood’s nine hotel brands will be the stage for the event, which will boast American music artists such as Grammy Award winners and nominees Jason Mraz, Leona Lewis and Jewel. Confirmed properties and performances include:
Element Vaughan Southwest
The St Regis New York
New York, NY, USA
The Westin Grand Munich
Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Four Points by Sheraton
Four Points by Sheraton Nashville
Nashville, TN, USA
The Luxury Collection
The US Grant, A Luxury Collection Hotel, San Diego
San Diego, CA, USA
Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Sheraton Buenos Aires Hotel & Convention Center
Buenos Aires, Argentina
SPG members can use 5,000 Starpoints to book a package deal to one of the performances through the SPG website. Each package features two admission tickets for the concert, along with invitations for two to a pre-concert cocktail reception.
In addition, SPG members who want even more special moments with their favourite artists can choose to bid for VIP meet-and-greet opportunities. Bidding opens at 5,000 Starpoints.
For more information, visit www.spg.com/moments