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Good new Amex hotel cashback offers released – 2 x Marriott (up to 37% back), LHW and more

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American Express has launched a new wave of hotel cashback deals. Whatever you are planning this Spring, you are likely to find a deal for you.

As usual, these offers may or may not appear somewhere on your American Express account. You need to look under the ‘Offers’ tab for every Amex card you hold, and ‘Save’ those offers which you want to use.

Here are the new deals which appeared yesterday:

Get £75 back on £200 spend at Marriott – Marriott Bonvoy American Express holders (it seems)

Get £50 back on £200 spend at Marriott – other Amex cards

  • This offer expires on 31st July
  • The offer is almost certainly cumulative although this is not mentioned in the small print
  • The list of participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels is here (PDF) – it is 17 pages long, so there is no shortage of options. All of the hotels are in Europe.
  • Remember that you get 1,000 bonus Marriott Bonvoy points and double elite night credits on Marriott stays until 4th May, although registration is now closed

Get £100 back on £400 spend at Marriott luxury hotels

  • This offer expires on 31st July
  • The list of participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels is here (PDF). All of the hotels are in Europe.
  • We recommend booking these properties via our partner Emyr Thomas as he can access additional benefits at many of them via Marriott’s STARS programme for luxury travel agents. These include upgrades, free breakfast and $100 equivalent of food and beverage credit.

Get £100 back on £350 spend at Leading Hotels of the World

  • This offer expires on 20th July
  • The list of participating hotels is here and covers much of Europe

Other offers currently running

The following hotel offers have been available for a while – some we covered at the time and others we didn’t:

Get £100 back on £400 spend at Corinthia London

  • This offer expires on 31st May

Get 12% cashback at Apex Hotels

  • This offer expires on 29th June
  • Whilst best known for its hotels in the City of London and Edinburgh, Apex is also present in Bath, Glasgow and Dundee

Get £75 back on £350 spend at selected Accor brands

  • This offer expires on 31st May
  • It’s quite niche, valid only at selected MGallery, Movenpick and Pullman hotels in Europe

Get £50 back on £400 spend at Hand Picked Hotels

  • This offer expires on 9th July
  • Valid at 20 hotels in UK and the Channel Islands including three in Jersey

Get £50 back on £200 spend at selected Hilton hotels

  • This offer expires on 30th June
  • The list of participating hotels is here

Get £50 back on £200 spent at selected IHG mid-market hotels

  • This offer expires on 15th June
  • The list of participating hotels is here

best travel rewards credit cards

Want to earn more points from credit cards? – June 2024 update

If you are looking to apply for a new credit card, here are our top recommendations based on the current sign-up bonuses.

In February 2022, Barclaycard launched two exciting new Barclaycard Avios Mastercard cards with a bonus of up to 25,000 Avios. You can apply here.

You qualify for the bonus on these cards even if you have a British Airways American Express card:

Barclaycard Avios Plus card

Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard

Get 25,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher at £10,000 Read our full review

Barclaycard Avios card

Barclaycard Avios Mastercard

5,000 Avios for signing up and an upgrade voucher at £20,000 Read our full review

You can see our full directory of all UK cards which earn airline or hotel points here. Here are the best of the other deals currently available.

Marriott Bonvoy American Express

HUGE 60,000 POINTS BONUS UNTIL 2nd JULY and 15 elite night credits each year Read our full review

American Express Preferred Rewards Gold

Your best beginner’s card – 30,000 points (TO 16TH JULY), FREE for a year & four airport ….. Read our full review

British Airways American Express Premium Plus

25,000 Avios and the famous annual 2-4-1 voucher Read our full review

The Platinum Card from American Express

40,000 bonus points and a huge range of valuable benefits – for a fee Read our full review

Virgin Atlantic Reward+ Mastercard

18,000 bonus points and 1.5 points for every £1 you spend Read our full review

Earning miles and points from small business cards

If you are a sole trader or run a small company, you may also want to check out these offers:

American Express Business Platinum

40,000 points sign-up bonus and an annual £200 Amex Travel credit Read our full review

American Express Business Gold

20,000 points sign-up bonus and FREE for a year Read our full review

Capital on Tap Business Rewards Visa

10,000 points bonus – plus an extra 500 points for our readers Read our full review

For a non-American Express option, we also recommend the Barclaycard Select Cashback card for sole traders and small businesses. It is FREE and you receive 1% cashback on your spending.

Barclaycard Select Cashback Business Credit Card

1% cashback uncapped* on all your business spending (T&C apply) Read our full review

Comments (38)

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  • Tracy says:

    If I am using the £200 spend offers in Europe, how many euros should I charge to the card to ensure £200, not sure of exchange rate used….

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