Best Category 2 Starwood Hotels for Redemptions

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Starwood Hotels and Resorts have seven levels of hotel categories for members to redeem their Starpoints for free nights. Starwood’s second lowest category is a Category 2 property, which Starwood defines as full-service hotels and resorts in exciting destinations throughout the world.

You will need 3,000 Starpoints for a free weekend night and 4,000 Starpoints for a free night during the week at a Category 2 hotel.

Best Category 2 Starwood Hotels for Redemptions

Below is a list of some great Starwood Hotel Category 2 properties to consider:


Aloft Cancun (Cancun, Mexico)


Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites (Tucson, Arizona)


Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort (Orlando, Florida)


The Westin Warsaw (Warsaw, Poland)


Sofia Hotel Balkan, a Luxury Collection Hotel (Sofia, Bulgaria)


Aloft Liverpool (Liverpool, England)


Le Méridien Chiang Rai Resort (Chiang Rai, Thailand)


ITC Kakatiya, a Luxury Collection Hotel (Telangana, India)

Bottom Line

These are just a look at some awesome Category 2 Starwood properties, which start at only 3,000 Starpoints per night. If you’re looking to get maximum value out of your Starpoints, consider redeeming at Category 2 properties.

Do you have a favorite Category 2 Starwood property you’ve redeemed at? Feel free to share!

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