Marriott points can be used for completely free nights at the 8,000+ hotels in the 30 Marriott banners. You have to use them for specific hotels to maximize their value in 2022, but starting in 2023 the program is changing and is going to be simpler.
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Marriott points are variable-value rewards (value depending on how you use them; our Flytrippers Valuation is ≈ 0.9¢).
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Marriott points don’t expire as long as you use your card at least once every 2 years, so essentially they never expire (there are ways to avoid expiration without having the card too but you should absolutely never close it).
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If you have travel companions, it’s possible to pool Marriott points into 1 account.
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Marriott Bonvoy points can be transferred to multiple partner programs but it very rarely gives good value.
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Other redemption options
Marriott Bonvoy points can be used for rewards other than travel but this should be avoided.
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Rewards program logistics
You can use your points directly on the Marriott website or app.
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Rewards program summary
Rewards: Marriott Bonvoy Points
Type: Variable-value rewards
Subtype: “Standard” Rewards (“Dynamic” Rewards from 2023)
Variety: Hotel rewards
Flytrippers Valuation: ≈ ≈ 0.9¢ per point
Minimum value: n/a
Maximum value: Unlimited
Transferable: Yes (40+ partners)
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