The offer allows members to earn 2,000 bonus points for the first two stays between October 29 and January 5, 2020, and members would then receive a targeted offer within 2 to 3 days (after the second stay post). It is now more than four days and 96 hours since my second stay posted (read more here) and no additional promotion insight.
Reminder: Marriott 50 Nights Choice Benefit Selection – No Emails From Marriott, Proceed On Your Own!
We’d like to update readers on the matter of how to select your Marriott Choice Benefit after reaching 50/75 nights as apparently the program still doesn’t email members to invite them to the selection.
As the year comes to a close it’s the time when many members get close to or have already reached their annual qualification level of 50+ nights for Marriott status and this topic comes up frequently.
Marriott Bonvoy launched in October (read more here) Unlock More-promotion that is valid for stays between October 29 – January 15, 2020.
Members earn 2,000 bonus points after few stays and are then targeted (few days later) second part of the promotion of which bonus points are unclear, although they were leaked too (read more here).
Whine Wednesdays: Hotels Not Playing By The Rules Of The Loyalty Program When It Comes To Room Upgrades
Our Whine Wednesday topic this week is about a well known problem many frequent travelers can relate to: Hotels refusing to upgrade elite guests despite premium rooms being available for sale.
Marriott Bonvoy unveiled the other week Unlock More-promotion that begins today (October 29) and is valid for paid stays through January 14, 2020.
Unlock More allows members to earn 2,000 bonus points for the first two stays and then will unlock additional offers (see below) that will be available within 48 to 72 hours after the second stay has posted.
Marriott Bonvoy has launched a new offer for stays at participating hotels in Asia-Pacific through July 31, 2020, that needs to be booked by March 31.
Members earn 15% of their room rate back in F&B credit + 5,000 bonus points for stays minimum of two nights that are book using promotional code A1764.
Reader Question: Marriott Bonvoy vs. Former SPG Award Reservations, Offering To Combine Certificates With Points!?
Today we got a Reader Question about Marriott Bonvoy and the way the site offers members to combine several options to pay for award reservations.
Welcome to our weekly video review on hotel suites and rooms around the world! This week’s edition features a 72 m2 1-bedroom ocean view club suite at Hotel Arts – The Ritz-Carlton Barcelona.
Marriott Bonvoy went charm offensive earlier this year by sending out gift cards to select members and later rebating up to 60,000 points for an award reservation.
A LoyaltyLobby reader dropped us a note about a 60,000 points gift that was deposited to his account earlier this week. The promotion is still on-going if you haven’t received yours yet.
Marriott Bonvoy launched Escapes earlier this year that replaced Last Minute Escapes that were available for a few months. Marriott previously had eBreaks while SPG had its Hot Escapes.
Members save 20% while the non-member discount is capped at 15%. These Escapes are valid seven days a week at resorts and Friday to Sunday at city hotels. You must book them by Sunday. Escapes are available for bookings every other week.
Marriott Bonvoy has been sending out Lifetime Titanium welcome packages since late July (read more here). There must have been titanium shortage as mine arrived late last week.
The highest status that you can currently earn lifetime status with Marriott Bonvoy is Platinum. Marriott allowed members in 2018, however, to qualify for Titanium status under three criteria.