Marriott Bonvoy Points Calculators

Marriott Bonvoy Points Calculators for calculating earnings on Marriott stays, the transfer of points to/from Marriott, and the cash value of your points. Get the full details on earning and redeeming Marriott Bonvoy Points.

Program Details

Marriott International is the third largest hotel chain in the world with more than 7,000 properties across 131 countries. Marriott is headquarters out of Bethesda, Maryland and they have been in existence since 1927. They have 30 different brand hotels across the world. These brands are split up into Luxury, Premium, Select, and Long Stay.

  • The Ritz-Carlton
  • JW Marriott
  • St Regis
  • The Luxury Collection
  • W Hotels
  • Marriott Hotels
  • Sheraton
  • Marriott Vacation Club
  • Delta Hotels
  • Westin
  • Renaissance Hotels
  • Courtyard Hotels
  • Four Points
  • Springhill Suites
  • Protea Hotels
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites
  • AC Hotels
  • Aloft Hotels
  • Moxy Hotels
  • Marriott Exclusive Apartments
  • Residence Inn
  • Towneplace Suites
  • Element
  • Homes & Villas
  • Autograph Collection Hotels
  • Design Hotels
  • Tribute Portfolio
  • Gaylord Hotels

You can earn and redeem Marriott Bonvoy Points at all of their hotel brands.

Credit Card Rewards Calculators

The Marriott Bonvoy Credit Card Calculators will calculate how many Marriott Bonvoy Points you can earn based on your monthly/yearly spend across categories. Each calculator will also output the cash value of the card based on your spend, how much you value the card benefits, and annual fees.

Compare Marriott cards side by side based on spend, elite status, benefits, and fees.

You can compare the results side by side any credit cards featured on the site to find out which earns you the most rewards and the best return. If cookies are enabled, all spend entered (primary/first column only) will carry over to all credit card calculators on the website.

Best Credit Cards For Marriott Points

Marriott Bonvoy Points can be earned using Marriott credit cards and transfer partner credit cards. If you're trying to maximize your earnings, you can use this tool to get a list of the best credit cards for earning Marriott Bonvoy Points.

U.S. Marriott Bonvoy Credit Card Calculators

Marriott has 4 available credit cards which consists of two personal cards with Chase and both a business card and luxury card with American Express. Holding Marriott credit cards can be useful since they offer benefits such as a free annual nights, 15 elite credits towards your account, and bonus points on everyday spend. Anyone that spends a decent amount of time at Marriott hotels will want to check out their line up of available credit cards.

Unavailable Cards

The Marriott Cards listed below are unavailable to new applicants.

Credit Card Comparison Calculators

Comparison Calculators features side by side comparisons of frequently compared credit cards and groups of credit cards. Per the usual, you will be able to calculate total rewards and the cash value of the cards based on monthly/yearly spend, how much you value the card benefits, and any annual fees the card may have. For these calculators, you will only be able to compare results against the cards featured in the comparison.

Redeeming Rewards & Cash Value

Marriott Bonvoy Points will generally have the best value when redeemed for free nights at Marriott brand hotels. Redemptions start as low as 5,000 points per night for off-peak Category 1 hotels and goes as high as 100,000 points for peak Category 8 hotels. You can maximize the value of your points by using Marriott's 5th night free benefit which allows you to book 5 nights for the cost of four.

In addition to free nights, you can also use Marriott Bonvoy Points for gift cards, merchandise, experiences, and travel packages. You can also share up to 100,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points per year with another member.

Transfer Partners

Marriott Bonvoy Points can be transferred to more than 40 different airline partners. This allows you to easily top off your favorite airline frequent flyer programs by earning points with Marriott.

In need of Marriott Points? You can also transfer points directly to your Marriott Bonvoy account using several programs including Chase Ultimate Rewards and American Express Membership Rewards. This allows you to earn a great deal of Marriott Bonvoy Points via transfer partner credit card usage and sign up bonuses.

Earning Rewards

Marriott Bonvoy Points are primarily earned when you complete stays at Marriott brand hotels. You'll earn a base of 10 points per $1 spent along with bonus points based on your Marriott Bonvoy Elite Status. Between base points, elite status points, and credit card points, you can easily rack up a significant amount of Marriott Bonvoy Points.

Outside of staying at Marriott brand hotels, you can also earn points renting cars, cruising, dining out and more.

Marriott Car Rental Partners

You can earn Marriott Bonvoy Points renting cars with Hertz. You can earn up to 2,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points and you'll save some money off the base price. You can book your Hertz rentals directly through the Marriott Activities - Cars portal. Marriott Bonvoy Elite members can also earn complimentary status with Hertz and receive several extra benefits.

Marriott Cruises

Booking your next cruise through Marriott's Cruise Portal will earn you 3 Marriott Points Points per $1 spent. You can earn up to 30,000 Points and you'll also receive exclusive benefits such as discounts, bonus credits and more.

Marriott Dining

You can earn Marriott Bonvoy Points dining around town at your favorite local restaurants with Marriott's Eat Around Town program. The amount of points you earn will depend on your status within the Marriott Bonvoy Program. Regular members will earn 4 points per $1 spent and Marriott Bonvoy Elite members will earn 6 points per $1 spent. This is in addition to what you earn when you use your rewards credit card to pay for your food. You can use a Marriott Credit Card that earns on restaurant/dining purchases or any other credit card that's great for dining purchases.

Marriott Activities

You can earn Marriott Bonvoy Points booking tours and activities around the world. This includes culinary experiences, sports tours, and tours of classic sites and landmarks. It's a great way to earn a few extra points. You can search what's available through the Marriott's Tours & Activities.

Buying Rewards

If you don't have the option to transfer points to your Marriott Bonvoy account and you need points now, the next option is buying Marriott Bonvoy Points. At the standard rate, you can buy Marriott Bonvoy Points for 1.25 cents each. You can buy as little as 1,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points for $25 and as many as 50,000 for $625 in a single transaction. You can buy up to 50,000 points per calendar year.

Buying Marriott Points
Marriott Points Cost
Cost Per Point
1,000 - 50,000 Points 1.25 Cents

Marriott has several Buy Points Promotions during the year which allows you to buy Marriott Bonvoy Points at a big discount. If you need to top off your account or you need to buy a large amount of points for a great redemption, this is the best time to buy them since sales generally allow you to buy them for lower than 1 cent each.

Save Money! You can buy Marriott Bonvoy Points using and earn 2.5% cash back on your points purchase.

How To Buy Marriott Bonvoy Points

  1. Jump over to the Marriott Buy Points page.
  2. Select how many points you want to buy.
  3. Log into your Marriott Bonvoy account.
  4. Enter your payment information.
  5. Agree to the terms and conditions.
  6. Click Pay Now.

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