Marriott Hotels is the biggest hotel chain in the world, with more than 7,000 properties in its portfolio including the glitzy Ritz-Carlton.
The accompanying Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program features a huge range of airline transfer partners, making it a popular hotel program for point hackers.
This guide is an overview of the best current Marriott offers with bonus points, discounts, free nights and more.
‘Upgrade your Summer’ with discounted room upgrades
|Expiry: 31 January 2021|
With Premium Rooms starting from A$124 and Suites from A$189 per night before discount, Marriott is hoping to lure holidaymakers with free breakfast on most bookings and 50% off room upgrades.
Just book by 31 January 2021 for stays up to 30 April 2021. Up to two adults and children under 12 are eligible for the free breakfast, per room. Premium rooms will display the ‘Upgrade your Summer’ rate during the search stage.
Australian and South Pacific properties are eligible for this deal.
Up to two nights free when paying by Mastercard at hotels in Africa and The Middle East
|Expiry: 31 December 2020|
Obviously, most readers won’t be able to take advantage of this deal during the COVID-19 climate. But if you happen to be in Africa or the Middle East right now, then perhaps it could work out!
Book and pay with your Mastercard at participating Marriott hotels and resorts across the Middle East & Africa and get some nights for free:
- 1 free night when you book three or four nights
- 2 free nights when you book six nights
Reward friends and family for joining Marriott Bonvoy
Refer your friends and family to Marriott Bonvoy and get rewarded for it. You can refer up to five new members each calendar year:
- Earn 2,000 bonus points for each stay your referrals make, up to five stays per referral. You could earn up to 50,000 bonus points.
- Your referrals will earn 2,000 bonus points after their first five stays. That’s up to 10,000 bonus points total.
- November 2020 – January 2021: ‘Upgrade your Summer’ with 50% off room upgrades and free breakfasts in Australia and the South Pacific
- February 2020 – September 2020: new Marriott Bonvoy members earn a free night after two paid stays
- October 2019 – February 2020: new Marriott Bonvoy members earn a free night after two paid stays
- October 2019 – January 2020: 2000 bonus points after two stays, and then unlock a new offer
- September 2019 – January 2020: new Marriott Bonvoy members earn a free night after two paid stays
- July 2019 – September 2019: 1500 bonus points on stays of two nights or more.
- June 2019 – October 2019: new Marriott Bonvoy members earn a free night after two paid stays
- March 2019 – July 2019: new Marriott Bonvoy members earn a free night after two paid stays
- September 2018 – April 2019: new Marriott Rewards members earn a free night after two paid stays
- July 2018 – November 2018: new Marriott Rewards members earn a free night after two paid stays
- June 2017 – September 2017: 1000 free Avios, LifeMiles or Etihad Guest miles for signing up to Marriott Rewards
- November 2016 – December 2016: 1500 free Marriott Rewards points for linking your social media accounts
This guide was originally written by Matt Moffitt.