Qualifications

Becoming a Member

 

Earning the gold keys is a privilege, given only to the true concierge professional, one who is dedicated to delivering the highest level of service to their guests and their hotels. With global networking and continued education platforms, Les Clefs d’Or concierges can make anything possible.

Qualifications

By visiting this website, you have taken the first step toward achieving your goal.  If you meet the below qualifications, I encourage you to apply.  Membership has many rewards. Our worldwide networking builds relationships across the globe, which is at the core of our organization.  Connecting travelers to other concierges make our guests feel confident and well looked after, wherever their travel takes them.  Our continuing education at annual congresses allows us to remain at the cutting edge of our concierge profession.
  • Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, of good moral character and active within their concierge community.
  • Applicants must be employed by hotels and resort hotels having a transient clientele as a full-time hotel lobby-level concierge for a minimum of five years. The final of these five years of employment must be worked continuously as a hotel lobby concierge.  The desk must have a sign that includes the word “concierge.”
To begin, please click here to access the qualification form.
 
Applications are processed quarterly. Submission deadlines are 5:00 pm Eastern time on March 1, June 1, September 1, and December 1.  It takes about three months to complete the entire process.
 
Should you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me at assistmembership@lcdusa.org. I’m here to help you achieve your membership goal.
 
 
In service through friendship,
 
Daniel Rey
Assistant Director of Membership