Your World Rewards FAQs

To the extent that terms are capitalised in these Your World Rewards FAQs, the terms have the meanings specified in the Marriott Bonvoy Programme Rules or the Emirates Skywards Programme Rules, as applicable. This includes, without limitation, the definitions of properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy, Qualifying Nights, Stays, Qualifying Rates, Qualifying Charges, Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite, Ambassador Elite Members in the Marriott Bonvoy Programme Rules and the definitions of Silver, Gold and Platinum status in the Emirates Skywards Programme Rules.

General

Am I eligible for Your World Rewards?

If you are an existing Emirates Skywards member and an active Marriott Bonvoy™ Member under the same name, you can sign up for the Your World Rewards.

How can I sign up for Your World Rewards?

If you are an active Marriott Bonvoy Member and have an Emirates Skywards® membership account, you may register to participate in Your World Rewards through https://your-world-rewards.marriott.com or emirates.com/ywr-register.

Can I opt out of Your World Rewards at any time?

Yes. If you are registered to participate in Your World Rewards, you may opt out of Your World Rewards at any time by visiting airline-partner.marriott.com.

What benefits do I receive if I am registered for the Your World Rewards programme?

A Marriott Bonvoy Member who is a Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member and meets the eligible criteria will receive bonus Points when taking eligible Emirates flights. In addition, a Marriott Bonvoy Member who is a Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member will receive Your World Rewards in-airport benefits when flying with Emirates.

Can I join Your World Rewards if I am already earning Skywards Miles for stays at hotels participating in Marriott Bonvoy?

If you have selected to receive Skywards Miles for eligible stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy, you will need to change your earning preference to Points instead of Skywards Miles. This can be done under your Marriott Bonvoy profile preferences:

  • 1. Sign in to your Marriott Bonvoy account here.
  • 2. Select “Profile” tab
  • 3. Scroll down and select “Edit” within “Earning Preferences”
  • 4. Select Points as your preferred currency

Can I upgrade my Marriott Bonvoy Elite membership status by taking Emirates flights?

No. Please see the Marriott Bonvoy Programme Rules to determine how to earn Elite membership status in the Marriott Bonvoy programme.

As an Emirates Skywards member, can I earn tier Miles for any hotel stays?

No, you will only earn Skywards Miles on stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy.

Earning points & miles

When can I as an Emirates Skywards member or a Marriott Bonvoy member enjoy the benefit of earning dual currency with the Your World Rewards programme?

You can only start earning dual currency with the Your World Rewards programme once you reach Emirates Skywards Silver, Gold or Platinum tier status and Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member status.

If I am registered for Your World Rewards, how many Points do I earn for an Eligible Flight?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards, and you are a Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite, or Ambassador Elite Member, and you book an Eligible Fare on an Eligible Flight (any Emirates flight operated and marketed with an EK code), then — in addition to the Skywards Miles you already earn — you will also earn three Points for every one U.S. dollar or its foreign equivalent spent on Eligible Fares (eligible fares exclude staff tickets, reward tickets and other promotional tickets as well as taxes and fees).

How many Skywards Miles will I earn for a Stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and you are an Emirates Skywards Silver, Gold or Platinum Member, in addition to earning Points for Stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy, you will earn one Skywards Mile for every one U.S. dollar or its foreign equivalent spent on Qualifying Rates [e.g., room rates (excluding taxes and charges)]. No Skywards Miles will be awarded for Qualifying Charges (e.g., food-and-beverage charges, laundry, valet) during a Stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property. See the Marriott Bonvoy Programme Rules at Section 2.1.b for details on Qualifying Charges and Section 2.1.e for details on Qualifying Rates.

How soon are Points I earn from an Eligible Flight deposited into my Marriott Bonvoy Member account?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and are a Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member, Points that you earn for Eligible Flights will be posted to your Marriott Bonvoy Member Account within two to four weeks after the Eligible Flight is completed.

How soon are Skywards Miles that I earn for a stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property deposited into my Emirates Skywards membership account?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and you are an Emirates Skywards Silver, Gold or Platinum member, Miles that you earn for an eligible stay will be posted to your Emirates Skywards membership account within two to four weeks after your stay.

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and are a Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member, you are eligible to earn Points on Eligible Flights (any Emirates flight operated and marketed with an EK code) for Eligible Fares booked on Eligible Flights. See the Your World Rewards Terms and Conditions for additional details.

Can I as an Emirates Skywards Blue® member earn Skywards Miles through Your World Rewards for stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy?

No. If you are registered for Your World Rewards and you are an Emirates Skywards Blue member, you will not earn Skywards Miles for stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy through Your World Rewards.

Can I as a Marriott Bonvoy Basic Member earn Points through Your World Rewards for Eligible Flights?

No. If you are registered for Your World Rewards and you are not a Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member, you will not be able to earn Points on Eligible Flights through Your World Rewards.

Whom do I contact if I have not received Points for an Eligible Flight or Skywards Miles for a stay at a property participating in Marriott Bonvoy?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and meet the eligible criteria to earn Points and/or Skywards Miles for your Eligible Flight or stay, if you are missing Skywards Miles for a stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property or missing Points for an Eligible Flight, contact Member Support here.

How soon can I start earning Points and/or Skywards Miles after I register for Your World Rewards?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and meet the eligible criteria, you will be able to earn Points for Eligible Flights and/or Skywards Miles for stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy if you registered for Your World Rewards at least 48 hours prior to taking an Eligible Flight and/or 48 hours prior to checking out of a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property for a stay.

Can I earn Points and/or Skywards Miles for Eligible Flights and/or stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy I completed before I registered for Your World Rewards?

No. Eligible Flights and stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy that occur prior to registration in Your World Rewards will not be eligible to earn Skywards Miles and/or Points through Your World Rewards.

Can I earn Points and/or Skywards Miles for Eligible Flights and/or stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy I booked prior to registering for Your World Rewards?

Yes. If you are registered for Your World Rewards and meet the eligible criteria, you will be able to earn Points for Eligible Flights and/or Skywards Miles for stays at properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy if you registered for Your World Rewards at least 48 hours prior to taking an Eligible Flight and/or 48 hours prior to checking out of the Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property for a stay regardless of when such stay was booked.

Will I earn Points through Your World Rewards for flights operated by an Emirates codeshare or alliance partner carrier?

No. If you are registered for Your World Rewards and meet the eligible criteria to earn Points, you will only earn Points for flights operated and marketed by Emirates with an EK code.

If I fly on an Eligible Flight but use a frequent-flyer number other than my Emirates Skywards membership number (e.g., a Qantas airline loyalty programme number), am I still eligible to earn Points for that flight?

No. If you include a frequent flyer membership number for a loyalty programme other than Emirates Skywards in your booking, you are not eligible to earn Points for that flight even if you are registered for Your World Rewards and are an Emirates Skywards Silver, Gold or Platinum member and/or a Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite, Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member.

Flight & stay benefits

As a Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member, what benefits do I receive at the airport when I am flying on an Eligible Flight?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and are a Marriott Bonvoy Platinum Elite Member, Titanium Elite or Ambassador Elite Member, you are eligible to receive Priority Check-In and Priority Boarding in connection with Eligible Flights in accordance with the Emirates Skywards Programme Rules and the Your World Rewards Terms and Conditions.

As an Emirates Skywards Gold or Platinum member, what benefits do I get for a stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property?

If you are registered for Your World Rewards and are an Emirates Skywards Gold or Platinum member, during a stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property, you will have the ability to use the Elite check-in line that is used for Marriott Bonvoy Gold Elite and Platinum Elite Members, 4 p.m. Late Checkout (subject to availability) and access complimentary guest room Internet in accordance with the Your World Rewards Terms and Conditions.

How soon will I start receiving in-hotel and/or in-airport benefits after I register for Your World Rewards?

If you meet the eligibility criteria for in-airport and/or in-hotel benefits as outlined in the Your World Rewards Terms and Conditions, you receive such benefits in connection with an Eligible Flight or a stay at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property, if you registered for Your World Rewards at least 48 hours prior to taking an Eligible Flight and/or 48 hours prior to checking in to the Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property for a stay.

If I am an Emirates Skywards Gold or Platinum member, do I get to choose a different benefit if I am staying at a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property that provides in-room Internet on a complimentary basis?

No. If a Marriott Bonvoy Participating Property provides in-room Internet on a complimentary basis, no substitute benefit will be provided to Emirates Skywards Gold or Platinum member who are registered for Your World Rewards.

At which properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy can I enjoy the Your World Rewards benefits?

You can enjoy Your World Rewards benefits at all properties participating in the Marriott Bonvoy programme. See Section 1.2.a of the Marriott Bonvoy Programme Rules for more information on the hotels which participate in the Marriott Bonvoy programme.