Category: Marriott Rewards

2017 Hotel Award Category Changes are Nearly Here

If you are a member of Starwood Preferred Guest and/or Marriott Rewards, now is the time to start thinking about the future. Each year the major hotel chains move a large number of hotels from one award category to another. Some

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British Airways Executive Club – 35% Bonus When Converting Hotel Points

Between now and 8 March, 2017, British Airways Executive Club is offering a 35% bonus when converting hotel points to Avios. These are the hotel programmes that qualify and the minimum conversions required: Club Carlson (MIN 2,000) Hilton HHonors (MIN

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Marriott Rewards 24-Month Expiry Policy

Recently, Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest made the surprise announcement that members could link accounts, convert points on a 3:1 basis, and even status match. I’m sure this led to SPG loyalists reviving old Marriott Rewards accounts. After all,

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Starwood Preferred Guest Mystery Discount When Buying Points

Starwood Preferred Guest has returned with another discount when buying points. In prior years, the discount used to be a standard 25%. Now that the programme is likely to be merged into Marriott Rewards in 2018, SPG has been selling points

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Marriott Rewards – New Members can Earn 35,000 Miles in 90 Days

If you are not yet a member of Marriott Rewards, this promotion might interest you. New members can, within their first 90 days of membership, earn up to 35,000 bonus miles from a few frequent flyer programmes. In order to

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Marriott Rewards Travel Packages for SPG Platinums – Think Before You Leap

Many Starwood Preferred Guest members – especially those with elite status – have a lot to learn about Marriott Rewards. At first glance, a Hotel + Air Travel Package looks appealing. I wrote about it because it appears as if

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Marriott Rewards Travel Packages – an Introduction

Breathe a deep sigh of relief people… Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest have started to work together, and the news isn’t bad. In fact, SPG members with lots of Starpoints are suddenly faced with a number of interesting options.

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