Marriott Bonvoy Bonus Points & Rates Update May 2021

Here’s a comprehensive look at the Marriott Bonvoy bonus point and rate opportunities for you to use in May.

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Marriott Bonviy members can buy points with a 30% discount until June 20, 2021.

Marriott Bonvoy Buy & Gift Points With 30% Discount Through June 20, 2021

Marriott Bonvoy has launched targeted offers for stays through August 31, 2021.

Marriott Bonvoy Targeted Bonus Offers For Stays Through August 31, 2021

Marriott Bonvoy and Uber have a new partnership in the United States.

Marriott Bonvoy & Uber Partnership In the United States

Marriott Bobvoy members can earn 6,000 bonus points for trying out Eat Around Town.

Marriott Bonvoy “Eat Around Town” Up To 6,000 Bonus Points Join By July 31, 2021

American Express offers Membership Rewards to Marriott Bonviy 49^ conversion bonus through June 15, 2021.

American Express (U.S.) Membership Rewards With 40% Transfer Bonus For Marriott Bonvoy Through June 15, 2021

Marriott Rate Promotions

Cotton House in Barcelona (Marriott – Autograph Collection) offers excellent rates for stays of 30 nights or longer.

Cotton House Barcelona Long-Stay Rates (Marriott – Autograph Collection)

JW Marriott Bangkok offers excellent rates for stays of 15 nights or longer.

JW Marriott Bangkok Taste Of Platinum Package For Long Stays

Marriott hotels in Thailand offer Sweet Deals.

Marriott Bonvoy Thailand “Sweet Deals”

Marriott Bonvoy members can save up to 30% in Asia-Pacific through June 30, 2021, if booked by May 31.

Marriott Bonvoy Asia-Pacific Up To 30% Off Through June 30, 2021 (Book By May 31)

Marriott has Healthcare Heroes rate plans for stays in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and some Asia.

Marriott Healthcare Heroes Rate For Europe, The Middle East & Africa (+ Some Asia)

Marriott Caregiver & First Responder-rate plan for stays in the Americas has been extended through June 30, 2021.

Marriott Caregiver & First Responder Rate Extended Through June 30, 2021

Marriott Bonvoy up to two free nights in the Middle East and Africa by paying using Mastercard through June 30, 2021.

Marriott Bonvoy Middle East Promo

Marriott Bonvoy Up To Two Free Nights For Stays In Middle East & Africa Through June 30, 2021

Important Things To Know

Marriott Bonvoy Annual Choice Benefit-options 2021 – what to choose and when?

Marriott Bonvoy Annual Choice Benefit Options 2021 Live – What To Choose & When

Marriott Bonvoy members can save and earn points when wining and dining at Marriott hotels in Asia-Pacific.

Marriott Bonvoy Asia-Pacific Restaurant & Bars Benefits (Discounts & Points)

Marriott Bonvoy Elite Benefit Guarantees have been reactivated.


Marriott Bonvoy Elite Benefit Guarantees 2021

Covid-19 Policies

Marriott has extended the Covid-19 reservation waiver through May 31, 2021.

Marriott Covid-19 Reservation Cancellation Waiver Valid Through May 31, 2021

Marriott Bonvoy further extends the expiry of some free night awards and pauses points expiry.

Marriott Extends Free Night Awards & Point Expiry Further Paused

Marriott Bonvoy offers Extra Elite Night credits in 2021 and lowered Ambassador spend requirement.

Marriott Bonvoy Extra Elite Night Credit + Reduced Ambassador Spend For 2021

Remember to check on Marriott’s “secret” website what hotel facilities are open.

Remember To Check What Marriott Hotel Facilities Are Open On Specific (Hidden) Website

Extra Elite Night Credits for 2021 have been posted.

Marriott Bonvoy Bonus Goodwill Elite Night Credits Have Posted, Lifetime Status Counters Updated

Marriott verified hotel reviews have returned.

Marriott Copenhagen

Marriott Verified Hotel Reviews Are Back!

Marriott has reinstated Elite Member Benefit Guarantees.

Marriott Bonvoy Elite Member Benefit Guarantees Reinstated January 11, 2021

Marriott Bonvoy extends elite tiers by a year through February 2022.

Marriott Bonvoy Extends Elite Status Levels Through February 2022


It is close to a month since the previous Marriott Bonvoy global promotion ended on April 26, 2021. It wouldn’t surprise me if Marriott waits past Memorial Day to launch the next one (a very US-centric approach).

There is an offer to buy points and targeted bonus offers to earn bonus points or free night certificates.