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Amex Offers Marriott Hotels :
American Express regularly runs Marriott “Amex Offers” and their latest is back in the normal two fold state:one for hotels and another for villas. Currently, the hotel offer has refreshed and is: spend $200 get $50 alongside the Homes and Villas offer of spend $1k get $200. There are some exclusions, which I’ve included below, but it’s pretty broad.
Another thing worth noting: if you were to book a qualifying Marriott Hotel property via Amex Fine Hotels and Resorts, you’d not only get all of the FHR benefits, but if you spend more than $200 on property, you’d get a credit as well. If that wasn’t enough, if you held an Amex Platinum you could take advantage of the $200 hotel credit when pre-paying via Fine Hotels and Resorts or the Hotel Collection. You can read details on that here
( We used Amex FHR to stay at Bacara, feature image, and got $100 resort credit, breakfast, and an upgrade ). One thing to also note – the exclusions explicitly mention gift cards, but in the past, if those were purchased at a property ( which isn’t always easy to do ) they have triggered the credit.
Amex Offers helps me justify why I keep 9 Amex cards
Here are the 9 American Express Cards that I keep and links to their current offers + why we have them in our wallet. We not only get targeted for more Amex Offers, but also receive referral bonuses ( and so can you ) on each and every card. It’s how we earn over 500k points a year without spending a dime.
- American Express Platinum
- American Express Gold
- 3x American Express Business Platinum
- 2x American Express Business Gold
- American Express Blue Business
- American Express Blue Business Plus
Marriott: Spend $200 get $50
- Spend $200 get $50
- Within the following geographical areas
- U.S. and U.S. territories, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean
- Must be completed by 03/31/21
- Excludes Marriott Vacation Club®, Design Hotels™, Protea Hotels®, Marriott Executive Apartments®, Homes & Villas by Marriott International and Vistana Signature Experiences™. Excludes gift card purchases
Spend $1000 Marriott Homes and Villas get $200
If you weren’t aware, Marriott has a portal dedicated to Homes and Villas. Note that we’ve seen it offered at spend $800 get $200 so this is a higher spend threshold. Take the fam, take the squad, but whatever you do, take the Amex you linked so you can get some money back, baybayyyy.
- Spend $1000 get $200 back
- Valid until 04/30/2022
- See terms for exclusions
Couple of great ways to save on your Marriott bookings. Let’s keep a look out for another one to hit by year end that specifically targets luxury properties. Think you’ll take advantage of any?
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