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Oct122015

Marriott Rewards counts reward nights on points and certificates for elite nights starting Nov 1, 2015

Marriott Rewards announced its Fab Four program changes last week with full details supposedly coming out today. Two of the changes will offer significantly greater value for the Marriott Rewards program to nearly all members. 1. Reward nights using points and certificates will count for elite status starting November 1, 2015. Silver elite at 10…

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May272015

Marriott India special rates for suites and meals

Marriott International has special rates for India for dates through the end of 2015 for suites, breakfast and dinner and third night free. While there are plenty of lodging options in India for travelers, the Marriott rates offer plenty of added benefits if you are a Marriott loyalist or on business and not paying the…

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May132015

Santa Monica imposes Airbnb restrictions

The City Council of Santa Monica voted 7-0 yesterday to impose some of the toughest short-term rental regulations in California. No rentals of entire units for less than 30 days. Homesharing is allowed provided the resident occupant obtains a city business license and pays 14% hotel tax on rentals. The primary issue is Airbnb accounts…

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Mar272015

JW Marriott Venice soft opening March 25

JW Marriott Venice Resort and Spa soft opening March 25 introduces Marriott’s luxury hotel brand in Venice, Italy on its own private island, Isola delle Rose (Rose Island). The 250-room resort was designed by the architectural firm Matteo Thun & Partners to blend modern style with restored historic architecture, parklands and gardens on the island.…

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