Marriott Rewards are taken indirectly. Please convert your Marriott Rewards to United Mileageplus and make order for United MileagePlus at http://milesp2p.com/united , which is very popular.
Currently there is a promotion of 30% bonus miles when converting Hotel rewards to United Miles, this creates a great opportunity to cash you Marriott/SPG points. The promotion is good in November 2017. To be eligible, register your United account at promotion page https://promotions.united.com/offers/p2m .
One example is 112,000 Marriott converts to 50,000 miles, with 30% promotion you'll get 65,000 United miles, at $13/k total is $845 -- it equals to $7.5/k for your Marriott rewards. (The calculation is very optimal since different quantity of Marriott rewards has different conversion rate, see https://www.united.com/web/en-US/content/mileageplus/transfer/hotelandcar.aspx. Also when selling United MileagePlus at milesp2p.com, it is not guaranteed that all miles will be purchased. See the Notes at http://milesp2p.com/united. But it is still great deal even aftger considering these factors).
If you don't have existing Untied MilesagePlus account, please apply for one at United.com.
The link to transfer is http://www.marriott.com/rewards/usepoints/morerew.mi . Transfer ratio is available at the link as well. The higher quantity, the better ratio.
Before transfer, please check Popularity Info at http://milesp2p.com/united to make sure that your final quantity of United miles is a popular one, so that your order is processed sooner. Ad-hoc quantity that is not popular may cause waste or miles, or extremely long waiting for your order to be processed.
The price of Marriott is calculated at relatively optimized scenario: 96k Marriott can be converted to 40k United miles which are priced at $540, making effective rate of Marriott $5.625/k. Your price may vary depending on quantity you have.
You may use other sources to get United MileagePlus as well. For example transfer from Chase Ultimate Rewards, or apply for credit card that comes with 50,000 or more United Miles.
You may earn MANY Marriott Rewards from credit card company as bonus of applying for a new credit card. Sister website ccbonus.com lists the best offers (30,000 - 100,000 bonus points/miles). There is an ACTIVE OFFER for Marriott Rewards . Please visit ccbonus.com
Marriott Rewards (unit of 1000)
- Product Code: mrt1000
- Availability: In Stock