Marriott offers free Wifi to customers booking direct


Starting Jan. 15, Marriott International will provide free WiFi at full-service hotels for Marriott Rewards loyalty members who book through Marriott channels.

The company's full-service brands are Marriott, JW Marriott, Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Gaylord Hotels, Autograph Collection, AC Hotels by Marriott and Marriott Executive Apartments.

Edition and Marriott's select-service properties already provide free WiFi.

Platinum and Gold Elite members will continue to receive free enhanced WiFi, a service that enables users to download large files faster and view streaming media such as movies.

Marriott has 47 million Marriott Rewards members.

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