American Express Marriott Bonvoy Card

The American Express Marriott Bonvoy card earns Bonvoy points and offers cardholders benefits including anΒ annual free night and 15 qualifying nights towards elite status.

Check out ourΒ American Express Marriott Bonvoy card review for more details.

Rewards Rates

The American Express Marriott Bonvoy card accrues Marriott Bonvoy points for all purchases made on the card:

  • 5 Marriott Bonvoy points for every dollar spent on purchases at Marriott properties and at Marriott branded online stores (including spend on Marriott gift cards).
  • 2 Marriott Bonvoy points for every dollar spent on all other purchases.

Redeeming Marriott Bonvoy Points

Marriott Bonvoy points can be redeemed for hotel stays at over 9,000 properties worldwide. Alternatively, they can be transferred to over 40 frequent flyer programs at a rate of 3:1.

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Benefits

Cardholders are eligible to receive a range of Marriott-specific benefits.

Upon reaching the card anniversary date, the cardholder will receive an annual free night award to be used at Marriott properties. This free night award, worth 35,000 Marriott Bonvoy points, is only awarded after you hold the card for one year, and every anniversary year thereafter. The Marriott Bonvoy annual free night award can be redeemed at all participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels and can be topped up with up to 15,000 Bonvoy points, making the certificate worth a potential value of 50,000 Bonvoy points (see some of the best hotels in North America to redeem your free night certificate).

Cardholders are eligible to be upgraded to Gold Elite status when they charge $30,000 in purchases to the card within a calendar year.

Upon approval, and again at the start of every calendar year, cardholders will receive 15 elite nights which can put you on the fast track to Marriott Platinum status. These nights are credited to the linked Marriott Bonvoy account and count towards earning yearly Bonvoy elite status and Marriott Bonvoy lifetime status.

Insurance Coverage

The American Express Marriott Bonvoy Personal credit card provides cardholders with eight types of insurance coverages:

  • Flight delay and baggage delay insurance
  • Hotel burglary insurance
  • Lost or stolen baggage coverage
  • Travel accident insurance
  • Rental car theft and damage coverage
  • Buyer assurance protection
  • Purchase protection

Refer to the American Express Marriott Bonvoy Personal insurance certificate for additional details, including terms and conditions for eligibility.

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