Marriott Bonvoy is offering several initiatives to get its business going. If you are a fan of Marriott of have an upcoming stay with them, you may want to check out what additional options you have. Below are some exciting offers to watch for!
Marriott Bonvoy is offering a promotion for off-peak rates for bookings made before June 15, 2020 and June 30, 2020 for stays through July 31, 2020 at approximately 5,500 of their hotels. The idea is that during the stay period when the booking window is open, no hotel participating in Marriott Bonvoy will be priced at peak pricing.
Elite Members – 50% Extra Elite Night Credits
Elite members can fast track their accounts to achieve a higher level of status this year. Marriott will be depositing Elite Night Credits (ENC) into accounts amounting to 50% of the nights required for the status earned in 2019. These will be added to accounts in late July, 2020, so watch for it!
Keep in mind that statuses earned in 2019 have already been renewed through February 2022. Therefore, the 50% bonus ENCs are to help speed up moving to the next elite tier. Below is a table describing what you can expect:
|ELITE STATUS TIER EARNED IN 2019||ANNUAL TIER REQUIREMENTS||50% ELITE NIGHT CREDITS (ENC) DEPOSIT|
|Ambassador Elite||100 Qualifying Nights AND US$20,000 stay spend||50 Elite Night Credits|
|Titanium Elite||75 Qualifying Nights||38 Elite Night Credits|
|Platinum Elite||50 Qualifying Nights||25 Elite Night Credits|
|Gold Elite||25 Qualifying Nights||13 Elite Night Credits|
|Silver Elite||10 Qualifying Nights||5 Elite Night Credits|
|Member||Not Applicable||Not Applicable|
*Note that the above credits are earned in addition of what are earned by Canada and US co-branded credit card holders.
Other Noteworthy Initiatives
Below are some other noteworthy initiatives that Marriott is currently offering to watch for.
Gift Platinum Elite: Ambassador Elite status members can gift platinum Elite status to one individual if their choice.
Pause Points Expiry: The expiration of points will be paused until February 2021.
Suite Night Awards: The expiration of suite nights has been extended by one year through to December 31, 2021.
Free Night Award: Eligible Free Night Awards have been extended to January 31, 2021.