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marriott rewards

  1. TravelTime

    Suite Certificates with Marriott Rewards Platinum status

    I have two 5 night suite upgrade certificates for 2019. I have a few questions: - I noticed that the rules state they can’t be used at the Ritz Carlton. Is this actually the case? - What are some good uses of the suite upgrade certificates? Which hotels are they honored at that would be a...
  2. glarscast

    Sabal Palms

    We're heading to Sabal Palms for 10 days in July/August using DC points. Do any TUGgers know if I can charge back to my Sabal Palms account any purchases at the World Center Marriott? Of course, I'd like to maximize my Marriott Reward points, so I'd prefer to charge any restaurant or...
  3. TravelTime

    Marriott Chase Credit Card

    I am new to having Marriott Chase Credit Cards. I called Marriott Rewards today to check on my reward points and try to understand how they are being awarded and what level I would qualify for in August. She said Gold Elite will become Platinum Elite in August but that might be only because I...
  4. TravelTime

    Link between Marriott Hotel side and MVC

    I just booked a reservation with my DC Trust Points. It is showing up in my Marriott Rewards hotel account. However, the reservation I booked with my post-2010 week does not show up in my MR Rewards account. Folks have said Marriott hotel and MVC are separate companies. So why do my DC Trust...
  5. M

    Marriott Rewards and SPG Program Changes Announced 4/16/18 [Threads merged.]

    [Moderator Note - Related thread in the Vistana forum: SPG Marriott Unification] [Note changes announced 4/16/18; see Post #62 and after.] Saw on Flyertalk. The Marriott and SPG program will be combined in August, and there will be five status tiers: Silver status at 10 nights Gold status at...
  6. B

    Marriott Vacation Club: Return on Investment in 19 years?

    ...that assumes 10 resort travel days per year and a 5 year loan term at 19% APR. The best ROI is 7 years, assuming 20 resort travel days per year and a 5-year loan term at 5% APR. That stinks. I'm a new member here - my wife and I just returned from the MVC sales pitch at Grande Vista in...
  7. SueDonJ

    2016-2017 Marriott Rewards Year-End Changeover, Status and Rollover Nights

    Status Tiers in the Marriott Rewards program are earned in a number of different ways. Whatever status level you've earned as of 12/31/16 will remain in effect until 2/28/18 unless you attain a higher level in the interim. - Based on the number of Elite Nights earned annually: Silver = 10...