Marriott is currently running a promo whereby it’s offering complimentary Silver Elite status for new enrollments which will be good till February 2013 and an opportunity to earn up to 30,000 bonus miles to Frequent Flyer members of the following airline programs with a residential / business postal address in Australia, China, Guam, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vietnam:
- Air China PhoenixMiles
- China Eastern Airlines Eastern Miles
- China Southern Airlines Sky Pearl Club
- Cathay Pacific Asia Miles
- KingFisher Airlines King Club
- Jet Airways JetPrivilege
The enrollment link can be found here and the stays have to be completed at the participating hotels between 8 September 2011 and 31 January 2012.
The Silver Elite membership brings with it the following benefits during stays at the Marriott properties:
- Free Internet Access at Participating Hotels in Asia Pacific
- Priority Late Checkout
- Ultimate Reservation Guarantee
- No Blackout Dates
- Elite Only Rewards
- Weekend Discount
- Gift Shop Discount
The Bonus miles earning kicks in from 2nd stay onwards as explained here:
The participating brands include JW Marriott®, EDITIONSM, Autograph Collection®, Renaissance® Hotels, Marriott® Hotels & Resorts, Courtyard by Marriott®, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott®, SpringHill Suites by Marriott®, Residence Inn by Marriott®, TownePlace Suites by Marriott®, Marriott Vacation Club® and beginning November 2011 at their newest brand, AC Hotels by Marriott.
Marriott has some really nice properties in Asia and i have really enjoyed staying with them. It’s a nice offer and am surely going to make the most of it.