Incorrect Points Marriott Bonvoy Posted from Recent W Taipei Stay - 14% Lesser so Always Check Your Points!

I have recently completed an amazing stay at the W Taipei where I was upgraded into a Marvelous Suite as a Platinum Elite member. However, when I looked at my Marriott Bonvoy account this morning, I realised that the points posted here approximately 14% lower than what I was expecting - it is always a good idea to calculate an estimated ballpark figure for the number of points you will earn from each stay and then reconcile it afterwards.

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Marriott Bonvoy Members (All Tiers) Save 30% off F&B Spend Across Participating Hotels in Greater China - Until 30 June 2019!

All Marriott Bonvoy members can earn 30% off eligible food and beverage charges across all participating properties in the Greater China region from now until 30 June 2019. As you may already know, Marriott Bonvoy members can save up to 20% off eligible F&B spend across participating properties in Asia-Pacific but this promotion allows all Marriott Bonvoy members (regardless of membership tier) to save 30% off eligible F&B spend. Additionally, members will also earn up to 10 Marriott Bonvoy Points per USD 1 on these expenses

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Double Points from Second Stay (19 March to 04 June 2019) with Marriott Bonvoy Double Take Promotion - Register Now!

Now that Marriott Bonvoy has officially launched, a brand new promotion has unveiled for stays between 19 March 2019 and 04 June 2019 - members will be able to earn double base points from their second stay during the aforementioned period.

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You Can Now Earn 10 Elite Qualifying Nights Each Year with Marriott Rewarding Events

With Marriott Bonvoy now in full swing, the terms and conditions of the loyalty have also been updated accordingly. The wording in the refreshed T&Cs now state that ten elite nights per calendar year will be awarded to the Member for his/her first group, event or meeting.

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Are Marriott Rewards Platinum Elite Members Still Getting Suite Upgrades?

The combined loyalty program of Marriott International properties will soon be relaunching under the new Marriott Bonvoy program name. Ever since the loyalty programs merged back in August 2018, I have not gotten a single suite upgrade (despite being Platinum Elite) on stays where the suites were available at check-in.

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Hotel Review: W Bangkok (Spectacular Room) - Convenient Luxury Hotel Near Chong Nonsi and Siam

After obtaining Platinum Elite status on the Marriott Rewards (soon to be called Marriott Bonvoy) program, I have been a lot more eager to try out properties because the 4:00PM guaranteed late check-out benefit is something that I value a lot. Therefore, when I visited Bangkok late last year, I decided to stay at the W Bangkok which is somewhat connected to Chong Nonsi BTS station. Check out my review of the Spectacular Room here!

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