Marriott Bonvoy At-A-Glance
|Marriott Bonvoy Points Value||0.7 cents on average|
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|Marriott Point Transfers||Marriott Bonvoy points can be transferred to 30+ travel partners|
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Marriott International is the third largest hotel chain in the world with more than 7,000 properties across 131 countries. Marriott is headquartered out of Bethesda, Maryland and they have been in existence since 1927.
Earn The Most Marriott Bonvoy Points
Use these calculators and tools to find out which credit cards will earn you the most Marriott Bonvoy points based on the monthly and yearly spend amounts you enter into our tools.
Check out our best credit card picks for earning Marriott Bonvoy points and calculate which credit cards will earn you the most points based on the monthly and yearly spend amounts you enter into our tool.
View the list of Marriott Bonvoy point earning rates per $1 spent for all credit cards offered by Marriott and their credit card transfer partners.
Input your monthly and yearly spend amounts into our calculator to find out which credit cards will earn you the most Marriott Bonvoy points per $1.
Marriott Credit Card Points & Value
Use our credit card calculators to calculate how many Marriott credit card points you can earn and the cash value of Marriott credit cards based on the monthly and yearly spend amounts you enter into the tool, how much you value card benefits, and annual fees.
You can also learn more about the cards directly through our partners, when applicable.
The Marriott Brilliant AMEX is a premium travel rewards credit card that offers a bunch of benefits including an annual free night worth up to 85,000 points, an annual $300 in statement credits per year for eligible purchases made worldwide, complimentary Marriott Bonvoy Platinum elite status, and much more. It earns 6X points on Marriott purchases and 3X at worldwide restaurants and on flights booked directly with airlines.
The Marriott Bevy earns 6X points on Marriott purchases and 4X on up to $15,000 in combined purchases between restaurants worldwide and U.S. supermarkets. The most interesting benefit is that you will earn 1,000 bonus points for every Marriott stay, but the main drawback of the card is that you have to spend $15,000 on the card to earn the 50K free night award.
Marriott Bonvoy Bountiful™ credit card
The Marriott Bountiful Card is a mirror image of the Marriott Bevy AMEX and features most of the same pros and cons. It has a solid earning rate across Marriott, restaurant, and grocery store purchases, but has the drawback of having to spend your way to the 50K-point free night award which is given without any spend requirements on the premium and entry-level Marriott credit cards.
The Marriott Boundless Card is a entry-level card that offers great value for Marriott travelers. It offers an annual free night award worth up to 35,000 points, complimentary Marriott Bonvoy Gold elite status, and the ability to earn Elite Night Credit running spend through the card. It earns 6X points on Marriott purchases, and 3X on the first $6,000 spent in combined purchases each year on grocery stores, gas stations, and dining.
If your business deals with Marriott often, you'll want to consider the Marriott Business AMEX Card. It earns 6X points on Marriott purchases and 4X points at restaurants and on select business purchases, and offers a free annual night worth up to 35,000 points and complimentary Marriott Gold Elite status.
Ritz-Carlton™ Credit Card
No longer opened to new applicants, but many have called Chase and product changed successfully to the Ritz-Carlton Card from a consumer/personal Chase Marriott credit card after having it for at least six months.
The Ritz-Carlton Card is a premium credit card that is similar to the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant AMEX Card, but offers a more flexible $300 travel credit and includes 3 Club Level upgrade annually that can be applied to stays at Ritz-Carlton brand hotels. Other benefits include a free annual night worth up to 85,000 points, Priority Pass membership, and complimentary Marriott Gold Elite status.
Marriott Bonvoy™ American Express® Card
No longer opened to new applicants.
The Marriott Bonvoy AMEX Card, known back in the day as the AMEX SPG Credit Card, is an entry level credit card that was replaced by the Chase Marriott Boundless Card. It earns 6X points on Marriott purchases, and offers an annual free night award worth up to 35,000 points and complimentary Marriott Silver Elite status.
Marriott Bonvoy® Premier Plus Business Credit Card
No longer opened to new applicants.
The Marriott Premier Plus Business Card was replaced by the Marriott AMEX Business Card and features similar benefits, but slightly different bonus categories. It earns 6X on Marriott purchases and 4X points on gas station, shipping, internet services, phone services, and cable services.
Card Value Comparison Calculators
Check out our side-by-side comparisons of popular credit cards. Calculate both total rewards per $1 spent and card value based on spend, how much you value card benefits, and annual fees.
Find out how Marriott's luxury travel credit card compares to the entry-level Marriott Boundless. Compare benefits and calculate card value.
Marriott Bonvoy Points Earned Per Stay
As a Marriott Bonvoy member, you can earn up to 23.5 points per $1 spent. This includes base points, elite status points, and Marriott credit card points.
Find out how Marriott Bonvoy points are calculated on stays and calculate how many points you can earn based on hotel cost, elite status, and if you use a Marriott credit card to pay for your stay.
Point Conversions & Transfers
Marriott Bonvoy points can be transferred to over 30 different travel programs, mostly at a 3:1 ratio. You can also transfer points directly to the Marriott Bonvoy program using several programs including American Express Membership Rewards and Chase Ultimate Rewards.
Use our Marriott Point Conversion and Transfer Calculators to calculate the transfer of points to and from Marriott Bonvoy partners.
Find out which airlines you can transfer Marriott Bonvoy points to and calculate the conversion of Marriott Bonvoy points to airline miles for each partner.
Marriott Bonvoy points can be transferred to United Airlines at a 3:1.1 ratio. Get the details on how to transfer points and calculate the transfer.
Marriott Bonvoy points can be transferred to Delta SkyMiles at a 3:1 ratio. Get the details on how to transfer points and calculate the transfer.
Marriott Bonvoy is a direct transfer partner of several programs including two major U.S. credit card rewards programs. Find out which partners you can use to earn points and calculate the transfer.
Membership Rewards points can be transferred to Marriott at a 1:1 ratio. Get the details on how to transfer and calculate the conversion of AMEX points to Marriott points.
Use the conversion calculator to calculate the transfer of Chase Ultimate Rewards Points to Marriott Bonvoy points.
Remember the good times. Calculate the transfer of points back and forth between Starwood Preferred Guest and Marriott Rewards (back before it became Bonvoy).
Marriott Bonvoy Points Value
The Point Calculator values Marriott Bonvoy points at 0.7 cents each meaning that 10,000 points are equal to about $70. Like most rewards programs, you can obtain higher value with a little bit of research.
Marriott Bonvoy points can be redeemed for free nights, air + car bookings, gift cards, and merchandise. Find out how much points are worth based on redemption and calculate Marriott points to dollar value for each.
Want to know the value of your redemption? Calculate the dollar value of Marriott Bonvoy points based on the cost in cash versus the redemption cost in points.
Cost To Buy Points
If you're short on Marriott Bonvoy points, you can buy them directly from marriott.com. You can buy as little as 1,000 points and as many as 100,000 points per year.
Get the full details on buying Marriott Bonvoy points and calculate the cost to buy them at the standard rate.