• Status downgrade

    I thought that if you did not meet your requirements for the year, you would only be downgraded the next step down. Did the policy change? I was dropped 2 steps down from titanium to gold. 
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  • Landscapes to Ponder while under House Arrest

    Okay, a little levity with the Title, but I figure perhaps now would be a good time for Insiders to share a Single Photo, no explanations, of awesome views they've capture while staying at a Marriott property. We can ...
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  • Hotels where I feel "at home"

    I am certain that there are many road warriors out there to whom most hotel are just places to rest on their travels(I was one for many years). However there are also a number of hotels which, because of the way we ar...
    last modified by brilin
  • Covid-19 = furloughs at Marriott

    We worry about whether to cancel our upcoming stays. We stress over whether we will keep elite status next year. We'll be looking for bargain prices on hotels when all this is over.    Let's take a mom...
    last modified by bejacob
  • The world is going to hell in a handcart!!!!

    I am currently in Fuertaventura in the Canary Islands. There has been one unconfirmed case of Coronavirus on the Island. But the Spanish government is imposing the same travel restrictions here as are in force on the ...
    last modified by brilin
  • 2021 Status Roll Over?

    With all the cancellations to conferences and travels due to the Corona Virus, does anyone think that Marriott would roll over status to 2021?
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  • WTH

    So I am on my computer looking for a room on points yesterday on short notice for tonight... I find the room 10,000 points, log off the computer to head home and discuss it with my wife. She is like awesome lets get i...
    created by txman
  • need help with hotel block and marriott bonvoy

    hey,   i am looking for a good hotel block for a marriot in long island. prefer marriot in melville. I wanted to know what is the best way to maximize on points from my hotel block into my marriot bonvoy. I just...
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  • What Does Beyoncé Say?  “Upgrade Me” in Wilkes-Barre

    It’s just a Courtyard, but the Courtyard Wilkes-Barre Arena bumped me to the big king with sofa bed. They also gave me the customized pen and welcome gift. Someone has to take the time to wrap the water and cand...
    last modified by painedplatinum
  • Years of Elite Status

    Do you have any idea when the annual elite years will be updated.  In 2019 I had 8 years at Platinum Elite status.  We are now almost 2 full months into 2020 and the balance still sits at 8 years.  This...
    created by jayhawkflyer
  • Repeated Missing Stays..Frustrated

    Hi all,   I am constantly having to report missing stays.  Four times in the past 8 weeks alone. I always book directly through the Bonvoy App and I get emails about my stay etc.  Every time I call to ...
    last modified by nycjward
  • Your Suite Night Award request is pending.

    Inside of 5 days prior to your arrival, consider this the middle finger.  Why can't there be a benefit that just makes sense and works - period, end of story.  Marriott should set the bar, and if reached, th...
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  • Journey and experience Bonvoy, Hilton, IHG - My take

    Since December 13th, I have been on vacation travelling all over the US & Canada experiencing IHG, Bonvoy and Hilton properties - Elite status in all 3 - Spire, Platinum and Diamond respectively. My observations a...
    last modified by pat2927
  • Interesting Marriott Press Release

    I found this on my google news feed. Interesting reading. I wasn't surprised by the paragraph below. The whole article is attached   Affordable lifestyle hotel brands buoy company growth Catering to the next gene...
    last modified by painedplatinum
  • Lawsuit reveals some info on Bonvoy - Property Owner relationships

    Interesting article with some information about how the Bonvoy program works on the property owner group side.   https://skift.com/2020/01/17/what-this-minor-vs-marriott-lawsuit-reveals-about-the-hotel-biz 
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  • Anyone able to make Annual Choice Benefit Award ?

    With the CC nights that posted, I am at 60 nights.  So I figured I would add a few SNAs to my total.     Going to his site:   Marriott Bonvoy Annual Choice Benefit    But login is...
    last modified by nipper

    Yessiree folks! Thursday July 18 is rapidly approaching where there will be a show up and TIPPLE at the Waterline Bar in the Boston Long Wharf Marriott. Starting at 5. Come say hi to me and placestoseeandgo and maybe ...
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  • Executive Lounge Options

    Went to Executive Lounge this evening for a cup of decaf coffee at J W Marriott New Orleans. No 'plain' cup of coffee available. Only have machine for Cappuccino, Espresso, or Latte. Associate managing the lounge woul...
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  • Fighting getting charged for a cancellation

    Really getting annoyed.    Sunday originally was to stay to the Ren PHL airport.  (Mistake number 1 and a mistake I will never make again),  had a 6 pm cancellation day of arrival.  Did check...
    last modified by nipper
  • The former le Meridien Malta.

    In October of 2017, a firm favourite of mine, the le Meridian in Malta, closed its doors to undertake a massive refurbishment. Now, the "Phoenix" is about to rise from the ashes. In October, after 2 years and £ 3...
    last modified by brilin