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    Gold members have exclusive reach in the air and on the ground – from lounge access, priority check-in and guaranteed seats to priority access to lifestyle events, experiences and travel packages.

    Benefits for you

    Gold members will enjoy the following benefits upon earning 600 Status Points.

     

    Travel benefits

    • Earn Asia Miles and Status Points easily
      When you fly with us or any of our oneworld alliance airlines, you’ll be able to earn Asia Miles and Status Points to elevate your membership.
    • Exclusive ticket deals
      Discover amazing flight offers before anyone else.
    • Extra legroom seat redemption
      Use your Asia Miles to redeem an extra legroom seat for an even more comfortable journey.
    • Advance seat reservation 
      Reserve a seat in advance to secure your preferred seat without having to wait until check-in.1
    • Priority waitlisting
      You and your travel companion will be given priority on fully booked Cathay Pacific flights when travelling on a paid ticket and where waitlisting is available.2
    • Guaranteed Economy seat
      Gold members are guaranteed an Economy seat in fare class Y up to 72 hours before departure.3 
    • Preferred seating on flights operated by Air New Zealand
      Select your preferred seat in advance on Cathay Pacific flights operated by Air New Zealand when travelling between Auckland and Hong Kong.4

    Note

    1. Subject to availability and applicable to paid tickets only. 
      Member’s companion can also enjoy this benefit when travelling with the member in the same booking. 
      Members must check in at least one hour before departure or seats will be released. 
      Group fares are not eligible.
    2. Only applicable to paid tickets; not applicable to prize, donation or redemption tickets.
    3. Only applicable to Cathay Pacific paid tickets in fare class Y. 
      Gold members may reserve up to 72 hours before departure.
      At times, this benefit may be suspended without prior notice for operational reasons. If that happens, Cathay Pacific will endeavour to offer an alternative solution.
      Please see our terms and conditions for full details. 
    4. Subject to availability.

     

    • Priority online check-in (up to 48 hours in advance)
      Beat the queue: check-in online for speed and peace of mind.
    • Check in at Business class counters
      Enjoy priority check-in at Business class counters for you and your travel companions.
    • Priority boarding
      Board at your convenience together with your travel companions using the Business class boarding line.
    • Benefits on flights operated by Air New Zealand
      When travelling on Cathay Pacific flights operated by Air New Zealand between Auckland and Hong Kong, you’ll enjoy priority check-in, priority boarding, and priority standby.
    • Extra baggage redemption
      Take more with you by using your Asia Miles to redeem extra baggage.
    • Priority baggage handling
      Your baggage will receive priority and be among the first delivered to the baggage claim area.
    • Additional one piece checked baggage allowance
      Check an extra piece of baggage for your trip.1
    • 10kg special cabin baggage allowance
      Take advantage of extra cabin baggage with a special 10kg allowance.2

    Note

    1. The additional allowance may vary based on the origin of your flight. 
      Visit Baggage information to learn more.
    2. If the cabin baggage allowance in the member’s travel class is higher, this special cabin baggage allowance does not apply.
      This benefit is available only to members departing on flights marketed or operated by Cathay Pacific, and does not apply to joint-operated or codeshare flights operated by third-party carriers (with the exception of Cathay Pacific flights operated by Air New Zealand between Auckland and Hong Kong).
    • Cathay Pacific Business class lounges*
      Enjoy unlimited access to our award-winning Business class lounges when you fly with us or any of our oneworld alliance airlines#. Available only to members departing on flights marketed but not necessarily operated by Cathay Pacific.
    • Guest lounge access*
      Gold members may bring one guest to the Cathay Pacific lounge or partner airline lounges when travelling together on Cathay Pacific or a oneworld airline. Children under 2 years of age will be admitted without being counted as a guest.   
    • Lounge access redemption for travel companions*
      Redeem a Business class lounge pass using Asia Miles for your travel companions. Sign in to learn more.
    • Lounge pass purchase for travel companions*
      Purchase a lounge pass for your travel companions for selected lounges. Click here to learn more.
    • Air New Zealand Business class lounge access
      Gold members travelling in any class on Cathay Pacific flights operated by Air New Zealand between Auckland and Hong Kong enjoy departure lounge access at Auckland and Hong Kong airports.

    * Lounge access age restriction
    If the passenger is a minor and travelling alone, admission to the lounge and alcohol consumption follow local laws and the policy of the lounge operator. Proof of age may be required to access the lounge.

    # Available only to members and their guests departing on:
    - flights marketed, but not necessarily operated, by Cathay Pacific, and
    - flights marketed and operated by oneworld carriers

     

    • Membership holiday
      Gold members wanting to take a break from travel can put their membership on hold for up to one year. During this time, you will not have access to membership benefits or earn Status Points but will continue to earn Asia Miles.
    • Membership services
      As a member, you’ll enjoy priority 24-hour worldwide phone and live chat support.
    • PressReader
      Our partnership with PressReader gives you complimentary two-day access to thousands of the world’s best newspapers and magazines whenever you fly with us.
    • Personalised baggage name tags
      Gold members will receive their very own personalised baggage name tags.

    Everyday benefits

    • Earn Status Points easily
      By spending with our selected co-branded credit cards (available in Hong Kong), you’ll be able to earn Status Points quickly to elevate your membership.
    • Earn more Asia Miles, faster
      Gold members can boost the miles they earn when they shop, dine and book hotels with us.
      • Earn HKD4 = 1 when you shop with us.
      • Earn HKD4 = 1 when you book hotels and packages with us.
      • Earn HKD4 = 1 when you dine at our partner restaurants.
    • Special rates on miles for shopping and dining 
      When Gold members use Miles Plus Cash to shop and dine with us, they’ll unlock special rates on miles – opening a whole new world of spending. 
      • Enjoy 5% off when you shop with us and pay with miles. 
      • Enjoy 10% off when you pay with miles in one dining transaction.
    • Priority redemption on events, experiences and travel packages
      Get there first. Gold members get priority access to selected lifestyle events, experiences and travel packages – so you’ll always be ahead of the crowd.

     

    Exclusive partner benefits

    Besides benefits in the air, Cathay members have year-round privileges and recognition on the ground with our partners. You’ll receive special benefits in hotels, dining, transportation, and retail in Hong Kong and locations around the world – and with every status upgrade, the more privileges you’ll enjoy.

    Great accommodation is one of the most important elements of your travel experience, so we chose our hotel partners for the quality and value of their offerings, and their reputation for personal amenities and thoughtful service.

    Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

    Benefits for Gold members across 24 properties in Asia Pacific.

    Gold members can enjoy*:

    • Hotel stays
      • Complimentary one-level room upgrade
      • Early check-in and late check-out
      • Complimentary breakfast
    • Hotel welcome services
      • Curbside or in-room check-in
    • Hotel dining
      • Guaranteed reservation at selected hotel restaurants
      • Complimentary glass of champagne when dining at selected hotel restaurants
      • Complimentary signature cocktail when dining at selected hotel venues
      • 10% discount on dining at selected hotel venues
    • Hotel spa
      • Up to 15% discount on all spa, manicure and pedicure treatments at selected hotels
      • Complimentary glass of champagne or prosecco for all spa, manicure or pedicure treatments at selected hotels

    * Member benefits may vary at individual hotels and some exclusions apply

    Langham Hospitality Group

    Enjoy a selection of privileges to enhance your stay.

    Gold members can enjoy*:

    • Personalised room preference
    • Priority waitlist for room reservation
    • Late check-out
    • Complimentary newspaper

    *member benefits may vary at individual hotels and some exclusions apply 

    List of participating brands

    • The Langham Hotels and Resorts
    • Cordis Hotels and Resorts
    • Affiliated properties (Chelsea Hotel, Toronto and Eaton Hong Kong)

    Swire Hotels

    Exclusive stay and dining benefits at The House Collective and EAST Hotels
     

    Gold members can enjoy*:

    • Discount on airport transfers
    • Dining discounts at hotels’ restaurants and bars
    • Complimentary room upgrade to next category
    • Early check-in and late check-out
    • Complimentary daily breakfast

    * Member benefits may vary at individual hotels and some exclusions apply, discover more details here.

    List of participating hotels

    • The Upper House, Hong Kong
    • The Opposite House, Beijing
    • The Temple House, Chengdu
    • The Middle House, Shanghai
    • EAST Beijing
    • EAST Miami

    Travel as well on the ground as you do in the air with special privileges, exclusive discounts and a wide selection of vehicles for car rentals.

    Hertz

    Take to the road with benefits that enhance your driving experience

    Car rental

    • Complimentary upgrade of two car classes
    • 10% discount on Affordable Rates
    • 10% discount on daily chauffeur-driven On Hire services in Hong Kong
    • Three-hour overtime charge waiver or complimentary rental of child seat for self-drive rentals in Hong Kong
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