See Cirque du Soleil at the O2 for 20,000 Marriott Bonvoy points per pair
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Marriott has added some new events at the O2 in London to its Marriott Moments ‘experiences’ platform.
The key one for most people is Cirque du Soleil’s Corteo.
Cirque du Soleil works differently to other Marriott Bonvoy redemptions at the O2.
You are NOT getting seats in Marriott Bonvoy suite. You get general Level 1 seats, and there is no food or drink included.
On the upside, the tickets are substantially cheaper than usual. You will pay 20,000 Marriott Bonvoy points per pair.
Tickets are currently available for:
- Friday 15th July at 6.30pm
- Saturday 16th July at 6.30pm
- Sunday 17th July at 11.30am
Marriott has also added suite packages for:
- Alanis Morissette on 28th and 29th June (60,000 Bonvoy points for two)
- Kings of Leon on 1st and 2nd July (50,000 Bonvoy points for two)
- HAIM on 21st July (30,000 Bonvoy points for two)
The Marriott Bonvoy Suite at the O2 is impressive. Assuming the usual pre-covid set-up returns, there is a free hot buffet served before the concert and a free bar all night. I have been multiple times, and here is a review by Anika of how the Marriott Bonvoy suite works.
Note that the suite has recently moved. It is a little nearer to the stage, but you now have a side view rather than a direct view. If you want to be close to the action – hard at the O2 – it isn’t the place for you. It’s better for casual fans who appreciate the ability to wander in and out of the suite at will during the evening.
If you click here you bring up all of the London events on the Marriott Moments site.
How to earn Marriott Bonvoy points and status from UK credit cards (March 2023)
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.
Marriott Bonvoy American Express
20,000 bonus points 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 Premium and MeliaRewards Gold status. We reviewed American Express Platinum in detail here and you can apply here.
The Platinum Card from American Express
30,000 points and unbeatable travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review
You can also earn Marriott Bonvoy points indirectly:
- American Express Gold (20,000 bonus Amex points)
- American Express Rewards Credit Card (10,000 bonus Amex points)
and for small business owners:
- American Express Business Gold (20,000 bonus Amex points)
- American Express Business Platinum (40,000 bonus Amex points)
Until 30th March 2023, the sign up bonus on American Express Business Platinum is increased to 120,000 Membership Rewards points – click here. The bonus on American Express Business Gold is increased to 60,000 Membership Rewards points – click here. T&C apply, see the application forms for details.
The conversion rate from American Express to Marriott Bonvoy points is 2:3.
Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which can be used to earn Marriott Bonvoy points.
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