Marriott’s Cancellation Policy Just Got Stricter

The world’s largest hotel chain recently announced that customers must give at least 48-hours’ notice if they plan to cancel a reservation — or cough up a fee equivalent to one night’s stay. The new policy applies to hotels in the United States, Canada, Caribbean and Latin America. The new rule will impact guests staying at hotels that are a part of the Starwood network, W Hotels, St. Regis, Westin, Sheraton and Courtyard hotels, among others. Guests who made their reservations before June 15 can still cancel up to a day before arrival without consequence. Read more.