Old Jul 13, 16, 11:47 am
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Originally Posted by ENycSea View Post
The party line for Ritz properties are no free upgrade to club level or suites. There may be exceptions but I imagine you would have a really hard time for a points stay.

I have used Z38 and the credit card to get a club level room at that hotel. It is an amazing hotel and the club level is especially great there. The views are out of this world when there isn't weather blocking them.
Moreover, at the Hong Kong property, AFAIK club lounge access can be granted to any room, so that there isn't a special access controlled hotel within the hotel for club level guests.
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