Luxury card reviews

Luxury Credit Cards - Reviews

Luxury travel cards typically come with a high annual fee, but if you are a frequent flyer who enjoys luxury perks and can budget a fee of $200 or more, don’t let the price tag trip you up. Most elite cards are teeming with valuable perks — such as airport lounge access, travel credits, luxury travel insurance, elite status benefits and luxury hotel perks — that easily surpass the card’s annual fee. We’ve reviewed the top luxury cards from our partners to help you find the best card to get you where you want to go, with a touch of class.

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Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant® American Express® Card review

Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant® American Express® Card

4.9 rating

This card offers a ton of ongoing value via its first-year and ongoing perks, but its high annual fee means it will only be viable if you spend a lot of time at Marriott hotels.

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The Platinum Card® from American Express review

The Platinum Card® from American Express

4.8 rating

The $695 annual fee might set your head spinning, but the massive list of perks and benefits that come with American Express’s top-of-the-line card offers plenty of value for the luxury traveler.

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Chase Sapphire Reserve® review

Chase Sapphire Reserve®

4.5 rating

Thanks to its generous $300 annual travel credit that covers nearly any travel expense, including airfare, the Chase Sapphire Reserve card is an exceptionally valuable travel card that makes luxury travel benefits accessible for travelers on a wide range of budgets.

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Delta SkyMiles® Platinum American Express Card review

Delta SkyMiles® Platinum American Express Card

4.4 rating

High-rolling customers of Delta Airlines will be well-served by the Delta SkyMiles Platinum American Express Card elite benefits, though the card is probably beyond the means of most cardholders.

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Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite Mastercard® review

Citi® / AAdvantage® Executive World Elite Mastercard®

4.4 rating

This card offers a host of great airline benefits and a large sign-up bonus, but its meager ongoing rewards rate and high bonus spending requirement make it less appealing for modest spenders.

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Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card review

Delta SkyMiles® Reserve American Express Card

4.2 rating

While its list of luxury perks is relatively short, the Delta SkyMiles Reserve American Express Card should offer great value to frequent travelers thanks to its impressive rewards rate on Delta flights and generous annual bonus, which should go a long way toward offsetting the card’s high annual fee.

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Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card review

Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card

4.1 rating

For high-rollers who frequently visit Hilton hotels and put luxurious amounts of spend on their credit cards, the rewards and perks on the Hilton Aspire card are on par with the best elite cards.

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American Express® Gold Card review

American Express® Gold Card

3.8 rating

The American Express Gold Card is very rewarding for travel, restaurant and supermarket purchases, and comes with a bevy of luxury travel and dining perks to boot.

 

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