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Marriott International unfolds special members-only experiences in South Africa

Master the art of South African braai, learn to spin like a DJ or shake it up with a mixology masterclass, loyalty members now enjoy all this and more.

 Marriott International unfolds an exciting array of thoughtfully curated experiences for its loyalty members in South Africa. Whether its cooking, music or mixology, the company provides members of its award-winning loyalty programs- Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) and The Ritz-Carlton Rewards, an opportunity to use their points and pursue their passions to make travel more rewarding. From mastering the art of South African braai to learning to spin like a DJ or mixing the perfect cocktail, to tickets to a private concert by the famed South African band Mi Casa, members can now get access to all this and more.

“We are committed to creating unforgettable moments for our loyal members, and what better way to do that than to connect with them through their passions,” said Neal Jones Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International. “This is an opportunity for us to engage with our loyal members and build a strong emotional connection with them by creating a once-in-a-lifetime experience while amplifying the benefits of our loyalty programs. Through these very special and enriching experiences, we want our members to carry back a memory that ties back to the destination and our brands.”

Some of the incredible experiences available to loyalty members on the Marriott International Moments platform include the following:

Master the art of South African braai with a masterclass

Indulge in an epic South African culinary experience and learn the art of making a delicious braai with a hands-on master class with celebrity Master Chef South Africa Judge Peter Goffe-Wood. Experience also includes a familiarization to authentic farm life at Irene Dairy and an ice cream making session together with a stay at the scenic African Pride Irene Country Lodge, Autograph Collection. To secure your experience log on to https://spg-moments.marriott.com/moments/momentdetails/moment/6723

Shake it up with a mixology masterclass and enjoy access to a private performance by Mi Casa

Shake up some amazing cocktails and learn to make inspired cocktails with a private mixology masterclass with expert Diageo bartenders. Keep the party going with access to a private concert by the world-famous South African band, Mi Casa and get up close and personal with the band during a pre-show exclusive meet and greet. Relax after an exciting day with an overnight stay in an Executive Suite at the trendy Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! By Marriott, Menlyn. To secure this experience visit https://www.moments.marriottrewards.com/item/show-us-your-cocktail-mak.

Mix your music, spin your beat and feel like a star!

Learn to spin the hottest beats and master the tricks of mixing your own music with a private DJ masterclass with expert DJs from the Soul Candi Institute of Music. Swing into the night with access to an electrifying performance by the world-famous South African band, Mi Casa. Get up close and personal with the band during a pre-show meet and greet. What is more, get your share of fame and feel like a star with 10 minutes on stage under the spotlight during the concert while your friends to cheer you on! Call it a day with an overnight stay in an Executive Suite at the trendy Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! By Marriott Menlyn. And if that is not enough, participate in a member only DJ 101 course from The Soul Candi Institute of Music & Boston City Campus. Secure this incredible experience by visiting https://www.moments.marriottrewards.com/item/become-a-dj-master-attend

To sign up and be a part of Marriott International’s loyalty program which includes Marriott Rewards, The Ritz- Carlton Rewards and SPG please visit members.marriott.com. For more information on Moments and access to more once-in-a-lifetime experiences from around the world, visit https://www.moments.marriottrewards.com/ or  https://spg-moments.marriott.com.