Here’s a comprehensive look at Marriott Covid-19 policies and Bonvoy rate and bonus point opportunities for you to use this December.
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Marriott Bonvoy members can buy points with a 50% bonus until December 22, 2020.
Select Marriott Bonvoy members are eligible for targeted bonus offers on stays through January 31, 2021.
Marriott Bonvoy members can book awards at off-peak rates at most hotels through February 28, 2021, if done by December 14.
Marriott Rate Promotions
Marriott Bonvoy members in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa can sign up for Business Ready-program to get room discounts.
Marriott affiliated hotels in Thailand are selling 70% bonus certificates until January 31, 2021.
Marriott has a Work Anywhere-rate plan for those wishing to work out from hotels rather than home.
Marriott Bonvoy members save 50% on premium rooms and suites in Australia, New Zealand, and Pacific Islands through April 30, 2021.
Marriott has extended its Caregiver & First Responder rate for stays through December 31, 2020.
Marriott Bonvoy members save 15% to 20% on their stays in Washington D.C. this winter.
Marriott is offering healthcare sector employees discounted rates for stays in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Marriott Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Response:
Marriott updates its Covis-19 reservation cancellation policy for reservations made between July 6 – December 30, 2020.
Marriott extends its Elite Benefits Guarantee suspensions through December 31, 2020.
Marriott has suspended verified hotel reviews.
Marriott has a “secret” website that allows members to check what amenities are available at full service and luxury hotels due to Covid-19.
Marriott Bonvoy has extended the expiry of free night awards and points.
Marriott now displays updated service info with few clicks.
Marriott requires employees and guests to wear a mask in the entire Americas + the Caribbean.
Marriott Bonvoy members will get extra elite night credits in 2020.
There is currently no global bonus points offer from Marriott Bonvoy outside of buying and using points. I am sure that there will be a new one launched very soon.
Marriott is trying to win business from Accor, Hilton, Hyatt, and IHG loyalty program elite members by offering them a status match with challenge/fast track.
Marriott also has a very comprehensive Covid-19 response from free cancellation to status and award night extensions.