Cologne Marriott Hotel review

Cologne Marriott facade

Following a phenomenal stay at the Blue Palace in Crete for a wedding, there was, conveniently, a photographic exhibition in Cologne running the following three days which I needed to attend for work.

As a loyal SPG member, a Starwood property was my first choice but there were no Starwood-group properties in the city. However, thanks to the recent merger with Marriott – resulting in a new program called Marriott Bonvoy, I had the Marriott and Courtyard as options.

I decided it was time to experience a Marriott property as I had previously avoided them. Continue reading…

How to earn Marriott Bonvoy points

Marriott Bonvoy Program | Point Hacks

The Marriott Bonvoy program is a culmination of the Starwood Preferred Guest, Ritz Carlton Rewards and Marriott Rewards programs, officially reuniting in early 2019.

For those of you who are familiar with the legacy SPG program, not much has changed in terms of the ways to earn Marriott Bonvoy points in Australia – it is still fairly limited.

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