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The new Hilton Honors hotel promotion is more generous than I thought

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UPDATE – JUNE 2021:  This article is now out of date, but don’t worry.  We produce a monthly summary of the top hotel bonus point offers – please click HERE or use the ‘Hotel Offers’ menu above. 

Click here for our article on Hilton’s current ‘More Nights More Points’ promotion which runs until 6th September 2021. You can register for the offer by clicking here.

You will receive a 100% bonus when you buy 15,000+ Hilton Honors points by 8th July. Click here for more details.

I did an article on Friday on the new Hilton Honors ‘double points’ promotion, called ‘Go More, Get More’.  This is valid for stays from 6th May.

You can register for it here.

The offer is actually more generous than I thought.  On top of double base points for every stays, starting from your second stay, you also receive:

10,000 bonus points after 10 stays

15,000 bonus points after 15 stays

20,000 bonus points after 20 stays

I thought these were all part of the same target, so anyone who completed 20 stays by 8th September would get an extra 20,000 bonus points.

I was wrong.  The additional bonus is cumulative.  This means that you actually earn:

10,000 bonus points after 10 stays

+ a further 15,000 bonus points after 15 stays (total of 25,000)

+ a further 20,000 bonus points after 20 stays (total of 45,000)

For someone completing exactly 20 stays between 6th May and 8th September, the additional 45,000 bonus points works out at 2,250 per stay.  Based on my 0.33p valuation of a Hilton point, you are getting an extra £7.42 of points per stay.

And remember, this is ON TOP of ‘double base points’ and on top of your standard base points and standard status bonus.  Not too shabby.  I have amended the original article to reflect this.

How to earn Hilton Honors points from UK credit cards (June 2021)

There are various ways of earning Hilton Honors points from UK credit cards.  Many cards also have generous sign-up bonuses.

Do you know that holders of The Platinum Card from American Express receive FREE Hilton Honors Gold status for as long as they hold the card?  It also comes with Marriott Bonvoy Gold, Radisson Rewards Gold and MeliaRewards Gold status.  We reviewed American Express Platinum in detail here and you can apply here.

American Express Platinum card Amex

The Platinum Card from American Express

30,000 points and an unbeatable set of travel benefits – for a fee Read our full review

Did you know that the Virgin Atlantic credit cards are a great way of earning Hilton Honors points? Two Virgin Points can be converted in three Hilton Honors points. You can apply here.

You can also earn Hilton Honors points indirectly via American Express Gold, the American Express Rewards Credit Card and – for small business owners – American Express Business Gold and Business Platinum.

Click here to read our detailed summary of all UK credit cards which can be used to earn Hilton Honors points

(Want to earn more hotel points?  Click here to see our complete list of promotions from the major hotel chains or use the ‘Hotel Offers’ link in the menu bar at the top of the page.)

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