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Plus 1 free night award at hotels up to 50,000 points after you spend $5,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening.
Earn up to 17 bonus points per $1 spent at over 7,000 hotels participating in Marriott Bonvoy
Earn 10X total points on eligible purchases at gas stations, restaurants and grocery stores within your first 6 months of account opening.
Earn 2 bonus points per $1 spent on other travel purchases.
Earn 2 bonus points per $1 on everything else.
Receive 15 Elite Night Credits per calendar year
You will automatically receive Silver Elite Status each account anniversary year as a cardmember
Enjoy a Free Night Award every year after your account anniversary, valid for a one night hotel stay at a property with a redemption level up to 35,000 points.
Free Premium Wi-Fi
The Marriott Bonvoy Boundless® falls back to earth due to the recent expiration of the incredible 5 free night offer. Still a decent grab, but most people would benefit by waiting to see if a higher one comes along.
Though we still penalize this card a bit in our rankings due to the restrictions that have been placed on Bonvoy cards issued by both Chase and American Express.
These restrictions basically make getting the Bonvoy Boundless card somewhat obsolete, as you can get a virtually identical offer from American Express that does not disqualify you from also getting the Bonvoy Business card from American Express.
You can use these points to book award nights at hundreds of Marriott properties or transfer them to more than a dozen airline programs.
This card also gives you an annual free night on your account anniversary each year, able to be used at any Marriott hotel that costs up to 35,000 points per night. Which covers most Marriott properties in their portfolio and makes the card worth keeping indefinitely for many people.
Personally, I just used this benefit to book a free night at the Houston Airport Marriott for my recent trip to Japan. A savings of about $120.
And finally, the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless® Credit Card offers 6x points per $1 spent at any Marriott property and 2x points per $1 on everything else. Making it a decent choice for everyday spend for anyone looking to earn points to be used with the more than one dozen airline transfer partners of Marriott.
You also are not eligible to receive this bonus if you have received a bonus on the Bonvoy Brilliant or American Express Bonvoy Business Card in the past 24 months