If you a Mastercard holder then here is a great opportunity to get SPG Gold Status for a year. In the bargain, you would also get Marriott Rewards Gold status for the year. 2-for-1, all for the price of one Starwood stay.
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Marriott and Starwood Hotels have finally merged and one of the benefits this merger has opened is redemption opportunity for SPG members to some exclusive destinations that did not have Starwood presence until now. Here are our top 10 options!
With the merger of Starwood & Marriott into one, not just is the world’s largest hotel company born, but also for India, the largest hotel company is no longer an Indian company. Here is how Taj got beaten from its top position by Marriott Hotels.
Marriott & Starwood are closing a merger today. With that, it becomes about who in the family wants to stay at which hotel. Marriott Rewards & Starwood Preferred Guest are making it easy. You get the best status out of the two on both your accounts. You can also move points across your accounts from day one.
Marriott Rewards is offering double elite night credits from June to December 2016 via a new promotion they have just launched. This makes qualifying for Marriott Rewards doubly easier and you can get Marriott Rewards Platinum for lesser number of nights than Hyatt Gold Passport Diamond.
Starwood Hotels has just received and agreed to a new takeover bid by Marriott hotels, which outbids the chinese and essentially, takes them inside the door.
We’ll see if the Chinese group makes another counteroffer, or is this the end of this takeover battle. What do you feel?
Marriott Rewards announced overnight the changes they are making to hotel categories for the year 2016. These changes will be in effect from March 24, 2016. This change largely impacts the US where over 650 hotels will see a category change.
Find out the list of hotels changing inside.
Marriott has kicked of 2016 by announcing their first promotion for the year, the Marriott MegaBonus 2016. This time around, the promotion only unveils the first part of the promotion, where you get a free night certificate for Cat 1-5 hotels on completing two stays. There is more…
Find out how to use the Marriott MegaBonus promotion here.
Marriott Hotels is entering a transaction to acquire competitor Starwood Hotels & Resorts. Transaction expected to complete by Mid-2016. Post transaction, Marriott will have 30 brands, 1.1 million rooms and will be the largest hotel management co. in the world.
A few weeks back, I stayed at the Ritz Carlton Bangalore, the first hotel for the brand in India. I also discovered their impeccable and intuitive service, as well as the Ladies & Gentlemen at work. Pretty impressive short stay, reviewed for you.