Pros & Cons: Airbnb vs. VRBO

Old May 6, 2024, 3:51 pm
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New good promotion by Marriott homes and villas

Register Today & Earn 50,000 Bonus Points Book by May 10, 2024 in a private vacation rental and earn 50,000 Marriott Bonvoy bonus points. Discover Homes & Villas by Marriott Bonvoy’s global collection of trusted rental properties in world-class destinations. Offer Details: 50,000 Bonus Points Book by May 10, 2024 Stay through December 31, 2024 Cash only bookings $2,500 booking minimum spendWhat are the terms and conditions for promotions?

Earn 50,000 Bonus Points
  • A “stay” is defined as two (2) or more consecutive nights spent at the same property, regardless of check-in and check-out activity.
  • Registration of Marriott Bonvoy Member’s Marriott Bonvoy account is required for this promotion. Members must register by May 10, 2024. See REGISTER NOW Link on
  • Registered Marriott Bonvoy Members earn 50,000 bonus points per eligible paid stay at a participating home rental booked between May 6, 2024 (12:01 AM EST) – May 10, 2024 (11:59 PM EST) through the Homes & Villas by Marriott Bonvoy website (“HVMB Platform”). Payment for stay must be made in cash.
  • Stays of two (2) or more consecutive nights must be completed during the promotion earning period, beginning May 6, 2024, up to and including nights stayed on or before December 31, 2024.
  • A minimum spend for the stay is $2,500 USD (or foreign currency equivalent)
  • Members earn five (5) base Points for each U.S. dollar, or the currency equivalent, on all Qualifying Charges incurred and paid for by the Member through the HVMB Platform.  
  • Promotion bonus Points are in addition to the base points and any Elite bonus points earned per stay within the promotion earning period. 
  • Charges that do not qualify for Points include, but are not limited to, taxes, booking fees, cleaning fees, security deposits, and extra add-on services purchased and/or applied to home rentals booked through the HVMB Platform.   
  • Home rentals booked through third-party online retailers are ineligible to earn for this promotion.  
  • Marriott Participating Brand Residences may be featured on the HVMB Platform: however, they do not participate in the Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program and do not participate in this promotion. 
  • Marriott branded hotels, branded residences, and Marriott Executive Apartments are not included/eligible for this promotion.
  • Award redemption stays where Points are redeemed for a portion of, or the entire stay are not eligible for the promotion.
  • Provided that the correct Marriott Bonvoy Membership Account Number is added as part of the booking process, Points will automatically appear in the Member's Account within seventy-two (72) hours following the completion of their stay.   
  • Members electing to earn miles are not eligible for this promotion.  
  • No points are awarded for cancellation or no-show
  • Please note your Membership Account Number and the email address that your Account is registered under must be entered correctly at time of booking
  • All Marriott Bonvoy Program Rules apply. See for more information.

Last edited by Kalboz; May 6, 2024 at 4:23 pm
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Old May 6, 2024, 6:40 pm
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So this is basically like getting a 50k free night award (a little better since there is no cap when combined with other points). But the prices of the Marriott Villa ($2500+) would have to be competitive with similar options to make this promo worthwhile.
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