1. Join Marriott Rewards
Join the Marriott Rewards program and earn rewards points or airline miles at over 3,700 Marriott and Ritz-Carlton hotels throughout the world. Earn 10 Marriott points or 2 airline miles for every dollar spent at Marriott, Renaissance, Courtyard, Gaylord and other qualifying hotels. Earn 5 points or 1 mile per dollar spent at Towne Place Suites and Renaissance Inn.  Redeeming your reward points for free nights varies by hotel and location and ranges from 7,500 points for budget hotels to 45,000 at luxury hotels.

2. Get a Marriott Rewards credit card
Sign up for a Marriott Rewards credit card and earn 50,000 bonus points after you spend $1,000 on purchases in the first 3 months. Then, accumulate 5 points for every dollar spend at Marriott brand hotels, 3 points per dollar on airline tickets and rental cars and 1 point per dollar on all other purchases. Points are redeemable for hotel nights, just as with the Marriott rewards program. Cardholders will also receive 1 free hotel night immediately with account approval and 1 free night every year.

3. Save through AAA
AAA members have access to reduced room rates at over 4,000 Marriott hotels worldwide, as well as savings on extras such as spa treatments. Plus, auto club members receive free WiFi with every stay.

4. Savings for Seniors
Adults over the age of 62 can save at least 15% when booking through the Marriott website. Savings are good seven days a week at over 4,000 hotels worldwide.