Marriott Will Allow You to Combine Free Night Certificate + Points in 2022

Marriott Bonvoy Adds 20 All-Inclusive Resorts in Mexico and Caribbean Destinations

The 20 new all-inclusive properties are located in Mexico and several other countries in the Caribbean, such as Dominican Republic, Jamaica, St. Lucia, Antigua, Grenada and Costa Rica.

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives is Open for Business

The new resort is located on the Fari Islands, an archipelago on the north-eastern tip of North Malé Atoll. The area is famous for its untouched white-sand beaches and brilliant azure waters full of marine life.
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(Update) Bonvoyed Again! Marriott HQ Weighs In On Insane Hotel Credit Card Fees

There's a reason that "Bonvoyed" has become a pejorative. I spoke with someone from Marriott HQ about anti-consumer hotel credit card fees.
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(Check Your Accounts) Marriott Extends Free Night Awards and Points Expiration Again

There's good news for Marriott Bonvoy members who have been scrambling to use their free night awards, or just aren't ready to start traveling just yet.

Marriott Status Will Now Get You A Vending Machine Credit & Other Questionable Choices

Marriott International today announced the debut of a pilot program for contactless arrival kiosks at several select-service hotels, as well as the launch of a proof-of-concept for contactless grab-and-go marketplaces at two Fairfield by Marriott hotels.
Bonvoyed Again! Marriott HQ Weighs In On Insane Hotel Credit Card Fees

Marriott Announces Hotel Category Changes for 2021

A total of 201 Marriott properties are changing. 51 hotels are going up one and 150 of them are going down one category. The new changes go into effect March 3, 2021.
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Marriott Ambassador Elites Will No Longer Get Personalized Service

The program provides specialized service for 100 Night Elites through a dedicated ambassador that can take care of reservations, hotel requests and much more.

Marriott Extends Free Night Awards Through August 2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic is still around and affecting travel planes for many people, Marriott has announced that it will extend Free Night Awards and points expiration pause.