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Aug032012

Marriott Rewards Fall 2012 MegaBonus Sep 15-Jan 15

Marriott Rewards announced its 2012 Fall MegaBonus promotion running from September 15 to January 15, 2013 on FlyerTalk July 31. Registration is required by October 31. Promotions are individualized with several different offers. An interesting part of the announcement is this statement (I placed in bold font below) from Marriott Concierge, the hotel chain representative…

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Jul282012

Marriott Announces Cash + Points Reservations that save no cash or points

“Coming Soon: Marriott Reservations with Cash + Points.”   Marriott Concierge, company representative of Marriott Rewards, started a new thread on FlyerTalk Thursday, July 26, 2012 announcing the new flexibility to combine cash nights and redemption nights in a single reservation.  The link to the Marriott Rewards Cash + Points page shows these details: Coming…

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Jun092012

12th Floor Experiences at JW Marriott Chicago

Time to reflect on JW Marriott Chicago three weeks after attending the spring media trip. My room on the 12th floor of the hotel was on the opposite side of the building from the West Adams facing Executive Lounge. The 12th floor is the top guest floor with higher floors in the 21-story building housing…

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May312012

Gaylord Hotels to be new Marriott brand

A major hotel deal happened today when Gaylord Hotels announced its sale for $210 million to Marriott International. Gaylord Hotels is a convention hotel brand with four properties in the U.S. in Nashville, Orlando, National Harbor Maryland (near D.C.) and Dallas Texas. Apparently the brand name will remain Gaylord Hotels within the Marriott International hotel…

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Mar272011

AC Hotels by Marriott offers extensive Spain coverage

AC Hotels by Marriott is the newest hotel brand in the Marriott Family and leaps ahead of JW Marriott, Marriott Vacation Club and Ritz-Carlton in number of hotel properties. The branding partnership with Madrid-based AC Hotels gives Marriott an expansive footprint in Spain where Marriott’s existing portfolio of 8 hotels, primarily beach and golf resorts, will…

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