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Oct 3, 19, 8:40 pm
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Posted By bhrubin

Wow. That's very surprising.

Wow. That's very surprising.
Oct 3, 19, 10:09 am
Replies: 245
Views: 48,468
Posted By bhrubin

I suspect resorts and convention hotels that...

I suspect resorts and convention hotels that otherwise do not have to guarantee late checkout will do so more often when there is availability for those with higher elite status than those without. ...
Oct 2, 19, 6:15 pm
Replies: 286
Views: 71,020
Posted By bhrubin

Well, good luck to you. It sounds like the...

Well, good luck to you. It sounds like the service and F&B and location and views were all very good for you at Mystique, but you just didn't like the entry level award room and that Santorini and...
Oct 2, 19, 5:17 pm
Replies: 519
Views: 123,498
Posted By bhrubin

This seems to be about martyrdom than anything...

This seems to be about martyrdom than anything else. Everyone’s a victim! Marriott changed and destroyed us! That’s terrible!

Marriott added a peak award rate feature. And Marriott gave us over a...
Oct 2, 19, 3:02 pm
Replies: 103
Views: 21,785
Posted By bhrubin

+1000

+1000
Oct 2, 19, 2:38 pm
Replies: 519
Views: 123,498
Posted By bhrubin

Well, as far as I can tell, you have no other...

Well, as far as I can tell, you have no other choice but to make peace with it. It seems obvious to me, but I can accept it isn’t so obvious to everyone. But regardless of whether it’s obvious or...
Oct 2, 19, 2:14 pm
Replies: 519
Views: 123,498
Posted By bhrubin

Your 35K issue is a single night issue. That...

Your 35K issue is a single night issue.

That ever Cat 5 in South Florida is peak during February should surprise no one.

Again, this is a lot of complaints anout an issue for one night. Stay at...
Oct 2, 19, 2:01 pm
Replies: 457
Views: 90,726
Posted By bhrubin

The reason the hard product seems as dated and...

The reason the hard product seems as dated and like the old photos and old experiences is because the “refresh” started in 2017 that ended last year really only worked on refreshing the F&B offerings...
Oct 2, 19, 1:31 pm
Replies: 519
Views: 123,498
Posted By bhrubin

it doesn't. But since 75+% of Category 5 awards...

it doesn't. But since 75+% of Category 5 awards are still 30K or 35K based on most analyses, it isn't quite the problem as some want to pretend.

And since most people have one Bonvoy card and one...
Oct 2, 19, 1:13 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,611
Posted By bhrubin

I suspect this belongs in the Bonvoy Rewarding...

I suspect this belongs in the Bonvoy Rewarding Events thread--since that's what most master billed rooms are about!
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Oct 2, 19, 1:10 pm
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Views: 519
Posted By bhrubin

It actually looks reminiscent of what the...

It actually looks reminiscent of what the intended StR Kanai in the Riviera Maya was going to look like. There actually are plenty of the more modern St Regis properties (SF, Mexico City, Bal...
Oct 2, 19, 12:29 pm
Replies: 60
Views: 17,916
Posted By bhrubin

That seems more appropriate. The number of...

That seems more appropriate.

The number of WA properties that really don't stand up to a 5 star luxury standard is significant...and diminishes the brand.
Oct 2, 19, 12:28 pm
Replies: 149
Views: 40,325
Posted By bhrubin

Thanks. That's more or less what I expected, but...

Thanks. That's more or less what I expected, but it's nice to have it reinforced by those with experience. :p
Oct 2, 19, 12:23 pm
Replies: 228
Views: 133,476
Posted By bhrubin

It's the same. Maybe different expiration...

It's the same. Maybe different expiration date...but same promo.
Oct 2, 19, 12:14 pm
Replies: 228
Views: 133,476
Posted By bhrubin

That's the Q3 promo reminder. Not a new promo.

That's the Q3 promo reminder. Not a new promo.
Oct 2, 19, 10:38 am
Replies: 519
Views: 123,498
Posted By bhrubin

So cancel the card and you're spared the problem...

So cancel the card and you're spared the problem entirely. Problem solved.
Oct 2, 19, 9:35 am
Replies: 162
Views: 21,987
Posted By bhrubin

Are you Ambassador status? Having Ambassador...

Are you Ambassador status?

Having Ambassador status and an Ambassador agent to work with us and advocate on our behalf can and does make a difference since it’s the highest tier of status that is...
Oct 2, 19, 9:31 am
Replies: 185
Views: 77,176
Posted By bhrubin

I wouldn’t expect an upgrade in January as an...

I wouldn’t expect an upgrade in January as an Ambassador elite, so I doubt you’ll get any as a Platinum in January, the height of ski season.
Oct 2, 19, 9:29 am
Replies: 519
Views: 123,498
Posted By bhrubin

Is it me, or has this thread been co-opted by...

Is it me, or has this thread been co-opted by those who only care about their one credit card certificate being sometimes devalued by the introduction of peak rates?

If you only get the credit...
Oct 2, 19, 9:24 am
Replies: 505
Views: 143,736
Posted By bhrubin

With pleasure! We rented a car since it was...

With pleasure!

We rented a car since it was so inexpensive and since we wanted to explore the island and El Yunque National Park a bit. You also can try for Uber from and back to the airport if...
Oct 1, 19, 9:52 pm
Replies: 149
Views: 40,325
Posted By bhrubin

Anyone ever stayed at the Viceroy L’Ermitage...

Anyone ever stayed at the Viceroy L’Ermitage Beverly Hills? I am curious how it compares with the Peninsula, SLS, WA, Montage, and FS BH?
Oct 1, 19, 8:12 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 10,799
Posted By bhrubin

NO NO NO

NO NO NO
Oct 1, 19, 7:42 pm
Replies: 228
Views: 133,476
Posted By bhrubin

It's a nicer and more spacious room. Sometimes a...

It's a nicer and more spacious room. Sometimes a more spacious bathroom.

I've even had a personal note and welcome amenity on some occasions.

I'd say both improve the otherwise mundane...
Oct 1, 19, 7:40 pm
Replies: 228
Views: 133,476
Posted By bhrubin

Me, too.

Me, too.
Oct 1, 19, 7:13 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 9,350
Posted By bhrubin

And I also think you’re drinking Kool-Aid. I...

And I also think you’re drinking Kool-Aid. I think most people would say Marriott points are worth between 0.7-0.8 cents/point.

I can’t speak for anyone else, but I always get around 1.0...
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