Folks, this is your last chance. Book your stay before the 2020 Marriott devaluation to lock-in your rates! Otherwise, be prepared for hefty increases tomorrow!
New Year’s can be an especially nerve-racking time for people in our hobby. After all, it’s the time of year when the slate is wiped clean and we begin anew. So, here are my 2020 loyalty program statuses.
News broke the other day that the Sheraton Keahou Resort is leaving Marriott. Why? Because the property is being sold by its current owners and the new owners plan on changing management companies.
Marriott’s 2019 category changes was a double-whammy with the addition of a new category. Thankfully, there is no new category in the Marriott Bonvoy 2020 category changes, but the number of increases is just as bad.
In what should come as a surprise to absolutely no one, Marriott changed its award night capacity controls policy. And they did so without informing members over a change that will definitely have an impact on them.
Over a year and a half since Marriott undertook its massive integration with Starwood’s system, problems continue to persist. So, double-check your Marriott Bonvoy award reservations for any funny business.