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The Best Western Rewards Premium Mastercard could be a good choice for travelers who prefer staying with Best Western. The annual fee is waived for the first year, you’ll earn a handsome amount of points back on stays, and you can enjoy helpful perks through automatic enrollment in BW’s Platinum Elite status.
The Best Western Rewards® Premium Mastercard® provides automatic Platinum Elite Status which gives you bonus points for every eligible stay, room upgrades, early check-in, late check-out, and more perks.
You’ll be able to earn a total of 20X points per dollar spent on Best Western stays (10X from the card and 10X from your member status) plus 2X points per dollar everywhere else.
You’ll also get 50,000 bonus points if you spend $1,000 in the first three billing cycles, and another 20,000 bonus points when you spend at least $5,000 during each 12 billing cycle period.
There’s a $59 annual fee that’s waived for the first year, and you’ll be able to access one of your FICO® Credit Scores for free, based on your Experian credit report.