Win A Free Night with Marriott’s 1,000 Nights of Summer Sweepstakes

Marriott and Chase have teamed up to promote the Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card, which is currently offering a sign up bonus of 80,000 points after you spend $3,000 in the first three months. As part of the promo, Marriott is giving away 1,000 free nights — simply input your information on the 1,000 Nights of…

Daily Getaways Week 5 — Avis, Marriott, Vegas Getaways

Today begins the fifth — and final — week of Daily Getaways, an assortment of daily discounts and deals with various travel brands and loyalty programs, sponsored by the US Travel Association. Each Monday, we dive into the details of the week’s deals to help you figure out which ones are worth pursuing. Note that each deal goes live at 1:00pm…

Thursday Giveaway: Win a $500 Marriott Gift Card

This week’s Thursday Giveaway is a $500 Marriott gift card for your next trip to one of the chain’s properties worldwide. The gift card is valid for stays, dining and more at any participating property, including Edition, JW Marriott and Ritz-Carlton hotels. You can use the $500 to book a stay with one of Marriott’s new…

Marriott Rewards Members Can Now Get Discounted Rates

Last year, Hilton announced a special fare exclusive to HHonors members for up to 10% off select stays. And earlier this month, Marriott announced that Marriott Rewards members would get a discount on their stay when they book directly through the chain. Marriott announced a start date of April 11 for this new rate, and…

Thursday Giveaway: 50,000 Marriott Rewards Points

This week’s Thursday Giveaway is the chance to win 50,000 Marriott Rewards points — enough for two nights at a Category 5 hotel, or other uses such as a transfer to get started on the Southwest Companion Pass. Marriott also bumped up the sign-up bonus on the Marriott Premier Rewards Visa card to 80,000 points when you spend $3,000…

Marriott’s Lesser-Known 5-Night Travel Package Option

Marriott has offered a seven-night package redemption option for some time now, letting you redeem a set number of points for a week-long hotel stay plus a certain number of airline miles. But, as TPG Contributor Richard Kerr explains, an unadvertised five-night package also exists. Read on to see why this might be an even…

Marriott’s Latest Megabonus Is Now Available for Enrollment

Marriott’s Megabonus is back for travel dates between February 1 through May 15, 2016. You can sign up for the bonus here (note that you’ll need to be logged into your Marriott account before you click). This latest deal will provide Marriott Rewards members the chance to earn bonus points as well as free nights, although the…

Thursday Giveaway: $500 in Marriott and United Gift Cards

This week’s Thursday Giveaway is the chance to win a $250 United gift card and a $250 Marriott gift card. Through the end of November, Marriott and United are running a promotion to earn bonus points and miles when you use your Marriott card with United, or your United card with Marriott. The Double Stay, Double Go promotion is available…

Thursday Giveaway: $500 Marriott Gift Card

TPG readers have a chance to win a $500 Marriott gift card in this week’s Thursday Giveaway. Earlier this week, Marriott and United announced that you can earn bonus points for using the Marriott Rewards Premier Credit Card with United, or the United MileagePlus Explorer Card or United MileagePlus Club Card with Marriott during the month of November. The bonuses will…

The Award Traveler’s Guide to Marriott Rewards

Compared to other hotel loyalty programs like Starwood Preferred Guest and Hyatt Gold Passport, Marriott Rewards might not seem very valuable at first glance. And while a Marriott point isn’t worth as much as the currencies of those other programs, the Marriott Rewards program offers solid elite benefits and the potential to get a ton…