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So many folks were curious if the 2 stays and 5 nights that you earn from the Starwood personal (Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card from American Express) or business (Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card from American Express) card counted towards the stay requirement.
View From the Wing reports that the credit for 2 stays you get by having the Starwood AMEX card will NOT count towards the requirement to earn points with Uber.
What Qualifies as a Starwood Stay to Earn Points With Uber?
Link: Uber (a free ride up to $20 for new users)
This is great news! So you can use Cash and Points at a Category 1 hotel like the Four Points by Sheraton Kansas City Airport. And then be eligible to earn Starwood points on your next Uber ride!
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If you’re new to Uber, you can sign-up using my link and save $20!
Or you can sign-up using promo code “SPGUBER” for an unspecified discount on your 1st ride if you are NOT a Starwood Gold or Platinum member.
Starwood Gold and Platinum members new to Uber can save up to $30 signing-up using promo code “SPGUBERELITE”.
Note: You can only use 1 promo code.
But amazing news! Starwood stays paid with cash, points, and Cash and Points will count as a qualifying stay to earn points with Uber!
Will this change your thoughts about linking your Starwood and Uber accounts?