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New O2 concert tickets available for the SPG suite on points

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Another batch of concerts has been added to the SPG Moments and Marriott Moments sites.

These are a good use of points – the box, whilst a long way from the stage, is very comfortable (see photo below) and the food and drink on offer is high quality.  Here is Anika’s review of a trip to see Muse.

This is the current list on SPG Moments (click here).  The new additions are at the top.  All prices are for TWO tickets and priced in SPG points.

SPG Suite O2 Arena London

Flight of the Conchords (21st June) – 15,000 points

Quincy Jones (22nd June) – 15,000 points

Queen & Adam Lambert (2nd and 4th July) – 15,000 points

Justin Timberlake (9th July) – 25,000 points

The Muppets (14th July) – 15,000 points

Iron Maiden (10th and 11th August) – 15,000 points

Walking with Dinosaurs (15th August) – 15,000 points

Britney Spears (24th, 25th and 26th August) – 20,000 points

Some of the above, plus a few others which have been around for a while, are also on Marriott Moments (click here).  Here are the extra ones.  These prices are for TWO people and are in Marriott Rewards points (so x 3 from the equivalent number of SPG points).

Nickelback (11th May) – 45,000 points

Trevor Noah (19th May) – 45,000 points

Flight of the Conchords (20th June) – 45,000 points

Bryan Adams (31st May) – 60,000 points

Demi Lovato (10th June) – 60,000 points

Pearl Jam (various) – 60,000 points

Katy Perry (various) – 60,000 points

Shakira (11th June) – 60,000 points


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How to earn Marriott Bonvoy points from UK credit cards (June 2021)

There are various ways of earning Marriott Bonvoy points from UK credit cards.  Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses.

The official Marriott Bonvoy American Express card comes with 20,000 points for signing up, 2 points for every £1 you spend and 15 elite night credits per year. You can apply here.

American Express Marriott Bonvoy credit card

Marriott Bonvoy American Express

20,000 points sign-up bonus and 15 elite night credits Read our full review

You can also earn Marriott Bonvoy points by converting American Express Membership Rewards points at the rate of 2:3.

Do you know that holders of The Platinum Card from American Express receive FREE Marriott Bonvoy Gold status for as long as they hold the card?  It also comes with Hilton Honors Gold, Radisson Rewards Gold and MeliaRewards Gold status.  We reviewed American Express Platinum in detail here and you can apply here.

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The Platinum Card from American Express

30,000 points and an unbeatable set of travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review

You can also earn American Express Membership Rewards points with American Express Gold (20,000 bonus points), the American Express Rewards Credit Card (5,000 bonus points) and – for small business owners – American Express Business Gold (20,000 bonus points) and Business Platinum (40,000 bonus points).

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which can be used to earn Marriott Bonvoy points

(Want to earn more hotel points?  Click here to see our complete list of promotions from the major hotel chains or use the ‘Hotel Offers’ link in the menu bar at the top of the page.)

Comments (39)

  • The Original Nick says:

    O:T, Has anyone any experience of lounges in YYZ? I am flying BA in J, YYZ-LHR on the 13th of next month and was wondering what options I have. I am BAEC Silver too. I know Rob has mentioned a lounge closing there recently.

    • Tilly says:

      I’m also flying YYZ – LHR on 13th May in J. Thought only lounge was Plaza Premium?

      • The Original Nick says:

        Tilly, I think you’re correct after reading comments on Flyertalk.

  • jeremy i says:

    hello all. is it still possible to choose an exit row for ‘free’ if there is still one available and you don’t select during online check in and instead check in using the computer in the terminal building? thanks in advance.

  • Kai says:

    OT: to use the mbna virgin upgrade voucher, do I have to be one of the passengers?

  • Sundar says:

    Thanks Rob and Mark (yesterday in comments). I’ve booked one for Britney Spears for the Mrs and I.

  • Andrew says:

    OT travelling this Saturday am and wondering if anyone has any recommendations for prepaid currency cards I could get by then? Eg can I pick one up at the post office or have you any experience with receiving one ordered only very quickly? thanks, Andrew

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