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SPG - Can I redeem my points on a room for family/friends? I can be there to check in but dont plan to be there for the entire stay. Will this cause any issues or should it be ok?

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You don't even need to be there for check-in, just call after you make the reservation to add their name.

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As long as you're on the reservation too you get points and accesses.

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What D1 said

You can also put their name on it directly

Thanks all for the replies! Anyone know if I change/add a different name though, will I still be able to earn associated points/have lounge access?

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