Marriott said the new policy “will allow hotels a better chance to make the rooms available to guests seeking last-minute accommodations.” Hotels whose policy is to allow guests to cancel their room reservations on the day before arrival without incurring a fee “are faced with a significant number of unsold rooms due to last minute cancellations,” the company said. The new policy applies to all Marriott brands in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean and Latin America. Get the full story at Tnooz and Skift