Fall PointSavers Offers Getaways

PRNewswire WASHINGTON Oct. 16 :Marriott Rewards announced Fall PointSavers, which allows members to save
up to 33 percent when redeeming points for free stays at over 150 Marriott
International hotels and vacation clubs around the world. These include
some of the most popular beach, city center and golf destinations. The
offer is available until Dec. 30, 2003.
Marriott Rewards Fall 2003 PointSavers locations include: * Rancho Las
Palmas Marriott Resort & Spa, Palm Springs, Calif. * Renaissance Vinoy
Resort & Golf Club, St. Petersburg, Fla. * JW Marriott Bangkok, Thailand *
Courtyard Orlando Buena Vista in the Village at Little Lake Bryan, Fla. *
Costa Rica Marriott, San Jose * Marriott`s Mountainside, Park City, Utah

Participating lodging brands include Marriott Hotels & Resorts, JW
Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Renaissance Hotels & Resorts, Courtyard by
Marriott, Residence Inn by Marriott, Fairfield Inn by Marriott, TownePlace
Suites by Marriott, Springhill Suites by Marriott and Marriott Vacation
Club locations.
A complete list of participating hotels and reduced-point awards can be
found in the Member Specials section of marriottrewards.com. Some
restrictions and all program terms and conditions apply.

In addition to free hotel stays, Marriott Rewards points may be redeemed
for frequent flyer miles, car rentals, theme park passes, retail
merchandise and more. With more than 2,300 participating hotels and 19
million members worldwide, Marriott Rewards provides travelers the
opportunity to get to the places they dream of 30 percent faster than with
other leading programs.* Marriott Rewards has been named “Best Hotel
Rewards Program in the World” by Business Traveler magazine for the past
six years, and recently won the SkyGuide Go award for best hotel rewards
For information about Marriott Rewards or to enroll, call (800) 249-0800,
visit the front desk of participating hotels, or log onto

*Based on seven nights at Starwood, Hilton, InterContinental Hotel Group
and Hyatt full-service hotels of similar quality and points earned on
dollars spent. Assumes standard award offerings for base level members.
All comparisons are as of 8/03.

In May 1997, Marriott International, Inc. introduced Marriott Rewards, the
world`s largest multi-brand frequent guest program with 2,300
participating hotels and 19 million members. Marriott Rewards offers
members the choice of earning/redeeming points or earning frequent flyer
mileage at ten distinct lodging brands: Marriott Hotels & Resorts; JW
Marriott Hotels & Resorts; Renaissance Hotels & Resorts; Marriott
Conference Centers; Marriott Vacation Club International; Courtyard by
Marriott; Fairfield Inn by Marriott; Residence Inn by Marriott; SpringHill
Suites by Marriott and TownePlace Suites by Marriott. Points may also be
earned at Marriott ExecuStay and Marriott Executive Apartments. For the
past six years, Marriott Rewards has been voted “Best Hotel Rewards
Program in the World” by readers of Business Traveler magazine. Marriott
Rewards may be found online at marriottrewards.com.


MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL, INC. is a leading worldwide hospitality company
with over 2,600 lodging properties in the United States and 68 other
countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises
hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance,
Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill
Suites and Ramada International brand names; develops and operates
vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club International,
Horizons, The Ritz-Carlton Club and Marriott Grand Residence Club brands;
operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate
housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference
centers. The company is headquartered in Washington, D.C., has
approximately 128,000 employees, and was ranked as the lodging industry`s
most admired company and one of the best places to work for by FORTUNE(R).
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