Marriott Rewards members in the United Arab Emirates,
Bahrain and Qatar can now redeem Marriott Rewards points for Air Miles.
Members who want to redeem Marriott Rewards points for Air Miles must be
members of both programs.
Marriott Rewards points can be
converted in the following increments:
- 10,000 Marriott
Rewards points for 7,000 Air Miles
- 20,000 Marriott Rewards points
for 15,000 Air Miles
- 30,000 Marriott Rewards points for 30,000
- 70,000 Marriott Rewards points for 80,000 Air Miles
- 125,000 Marriott Rewards points for 200,000 Air Miles
Air Miles Middle East, a leading coalition loyalty program in the
UAE, Qatar and Bahrain, is owned by Groupe Aeroplan Inc., an
international loyalty management corporation.
launch in 2001, more than 1.7 million members have enrolled from across
the UAE, Qatar and Bahrain. Members can collect Air Miles from over 120
market-leading companies including HSBC, Spinneys, Lamcy Plaza and Damas
plus many more.
Air Miles offers a wealth of rewards and
experiences to members such as electronics, jewelry, family days out,
adventure experiences, hotel and flight bookings. Air Miles’ fully
interactive website allows members to check their Air Miles balance any time, highlights the
history of the Miles they have earned as well as allows them to redeem
online from a choice of over 1,000 rewards.
International began operations in the Middle East/Africa region in 1980
with the opening of the 375-room Riyadh Marriott Hotel in Saudi Arabia.
Today, Marriott International’s presence in the region is represented by
22 properties in seven countries, offering 6,522 rooms and spanning five
lodging brands: JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts in the luxury tier;
Marriott Hotels & Resorts and Renaissance Hotels & Resorts in the
quality tier; Courtyard by Marriott Hotels in the quality tier and
Marriott Executive Apartments in the extended-stay category.
Marriott Rewards, Marriott International’s free
loyalty program, said goodbye to blackout dates in January. Now members
can redeem points for rooms at 2,900 hotels every night of the year.
Points may also be redeemed for airline tickets, frequent flyer miles,
car rentals, cruises, retail merchandise and more.
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