There is a thread about this on TUGBBS. Members of that board that are also MVCI owners have noticed lately that the MVCI stays have been added to the # of nights stayed for the year. Specifically, I stayed at MOW this summer. That was an exchange and we still received 7 nights in our account. I'm going to Surf Club for 2 weeks in November, so I'm hoping those nights are added as well.
I completely agree that these nights should be counted becaue of our maintenance fees. It looks like they may be now. But some say they are not getting them. Hmm.
SmittPA and all:
"If I stay at a marriott vacation club, why can't Marriott count the night stays?"
They are counted for qualifying for Elite status! MVCI and Marriott Rewards implemented the following changes as of June 30, 2008: