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How many hotels are in each Marriott-SPG brand? 2017 year-end count.

As a traveler I don’t care for the ‘number of rooms’ industry standard for measuring hotel brand size. Knowing Marriott has 200,000 rooms worldwide is irrelevant to my travels. More importantly is how many Marriott Hotels there are worldwide. Each hotel is a potential destination opportunity. There are 6,520 Marriott-SPG branded properties worldwide listed on…

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Marriott Rewards 2018 category changes list for 248 hotels going down March 6

This post lists 248 hotels dropping in points reward category including five Ritz-Carlton Hotels dropping one tier. Marriott Rewards is raising 1,083 hotels to higher points categories for reward nights using points on March 6, 2018. Four previous articles covered 1,083 hotels rising in Marriott Rewards hotel reward category.  Analysis – Marriott Rewards category 1,083…

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134 Hotel Brands in Top 10 loyalty programs

Ten major hotel chains with loyalty programs currently number 134 different hotel brands for earning and redeeming points. Over 25% of these brands became part of their respective hotel loyalty program within the past six years. I have followed these loyalty programs for more than a decade and some of the hotel brands listed in…

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Moxy London Stratford cool space by tube station

Moxy London Stratford is a Marriott brand hotel about 200 meters from Stratford Station, a major transportation center with both London Underground and train station tracks. Also, one of the largest shopping malls in England is Westfield Stratford City right by Stratford Station. The Stratford area is urban with high rise cranes all around building…

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