NEWS & OFFERS: Latest Marriott Bonvoy Moments available and BA increases flights to Grenada

W Algarve - W Lounge Terrace

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Latest Marriott Bonvoy Moments available

If you are struggling to spend your hotel points then it’s always worth a look at the experiences on offer. I did a great one back when Starwood was separate which was a VIP experience at BST in Hyde Park and involved standing aon the side of the stage for one song. Marriott Bonvoy has launched a new series of unique sporting, music, and wellness experiences, giving some incredible money-can’t-buy experiences.

Using Marriott Bonvoy points, you can gain VIP access to concerts, culinary experiences, premier sporting events, and more all over the globe. Members may redeem their points for either fixed-price experiences or use them to bid on experiences through auctions using the  Marriott Bonvoy Moments platform.

The new series of Moments include:

See A-list concerts, comedy shows, sporting events and more at The O2 from the Marriott Bonvoy® Luxury Suite

One of the best redemptions for music lovers is the Marriott Bonvoy® Suite at The O2 arena. Each package provides access for two people and includes:

  • Seats in the Marriott Bonvoy Luxury Suite on Level 3 of The O2 arena
  • Food and beverages while in the suite 
  • Access for two people (Guests must be at least 6 years old to attend. Children must have a valid ticket and be accompanied by an adult)

The current events available are:

  • Lewis Capaldi
  • Arcade Fire

 

Suite Seats for Manchester United vs. Liverpool at Old Trafford –22th August

Witness Manchester United from the private Marriott Hotels M Club lounge at Old Trafford as they take on Liverpool. Enjoy incredible views of the pitch from the suite, complete with complimentary food and beverages.

 

Cercle Show featuring Carlita at Cinecitta Studios and Painting Class with Costanza Alvarez de Castro + Suite Stay at W Rome – 4th to 7th September

Be a part of an unforgettable concert at a legendary venue. Enjoy tickets to a unique concert featuring Carlita at the mythical Cinecittà Studios. Along with transportation to and from the show, enjoy VIP W Lounge access with exclusive artist meet-and-greets. Participate in a painting masterclass with local artist Costanza Alvarez de Castro during a three-night stay in a WOW Suite at the W Rome. The experience for two people includes:

  • Three-night stay in a WOW Suite at W Rome 4th to 7th September with buffet breakfast
  • Two tickets to the Cercle show featuring Carlita on 5 September
  • Private transfer to and from the show
  • Access to VIP W Lounge at the show
  • Goodie bag
  • Painting masterclass with local artist Costanza Alvarez de Castro on 4 September

 

Luxury Monaco Weekend Curated by Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team – 16th to 19th September

Experience the French Riviera l with an exclusive weekend curated by Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team.

Tour Monaco in a luxury Mercedes, go jet skiing in the Mediterranean, dine at world-class restaurants, view the Prince of Monaco’s car collection, and you’ll even receive a replica race suit. Plus, enjoy a stay at the luxurious Le Meridien Beach Plaza.

 

Discover the Algarve Coast with a Photography Masterclass + 2-Nights Stay at W Algarve – 7th to 9th October

Take photography skills to the next level while discovering the beaches and hidden gems of the southern coast of Portugal with local photographer Joao Bracourt. Learn the craft of how to photograph the coast, waves and surfers while staying in a Spectacular Room at the newly opened W Algarve. The experience for two people (over 21) includes:

  • 2-night stay in a Spectacular Room at W Algarve
  • Daily breakfast at Market Kitchen
  • Exclusive guided tour of the most stunning beaches of the Algarve
  • Private photography lesson with Portuguese photographer Joao Bracourt
  • Complimentary postproduction of your photos by the photographer
  • 1 high-resolution photo printed, framed, and delivered to your door

You can find all of the Bonvoy Moments here.

 

From 30 October 2022, British Airways will operate an additional weekly flight from London Gatwick to Grenada every Sunday, bringing the total weekly flights to three. The additional capacity will boost connectivity between the destinations and offer extra choice and flexibility to UK travellers.

 

BA increases flights to Grenada

Grand Anse Beach Grenada, Caribbean

British Airways currently operates flights to Grenada on Wednesdays and Saturdays via St Lucia . They will now be adding a new weekly flight on Sundays via Antigua.

Petra Roach, CEO of the Grenada Tourism Authority said: “We want to thank British Airways for their confidence in Grenada as a destination, and for providing our diaspora and UK visitors with more flexibility and convenience.  In the first half of 2023, we will see the opening of Six Senses, a 100 room luxury resort with six villas, and The Beach House, sister hotel to Silversands, with 31 rooms.”

“From stunning waterfalls, beautiful beaches, world famous dive sites and mouth watering cuisine; the Spice Isle offers a truly unforgettable experience all year round with something on offer for every type of traveller.”

Virgin Atlantic also operates flights to Grenada from London Heathrow, with two weekly flights via Barbados on Tuesdays and Saturdays through to 29 October 2022, and then Tuesdays and Fridays from 1 November 2022.

You can check for Avios redemptions and flight prices here.