You can get 12% Hilton cashback on UK stays via Visa Offers.
Not many people know that Visa offers a similar programme of cashback offers similar to those run by American Express.
The problem is that, because Visa is not integrated in the same way as American Express, it is often hard to know if your bank offers them. A Google search for ‘bankname Visa Offers’ may bring it up.
HSBC customers can find them at hsbcuk.visaoffers.eu. The selection is usually rubbish, to be honest, but some people (not me) are seeing 12% cashback on Hilton bookings over £75, valid until 14th June. See the screenshot below.
It is worth a look if you’ve never checked them out. You will get your Hilton Honors points as usual.
How to earn Hilton Honors points and status from UK credit cards (February 2023)
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 Premium and MeliaRewards Gold status. We reviewed American Express Platinum in detail here and you can apply here.
Did you know that the Virgin Atlantic credit cards are a great way of earning Hilton Honors points? Two Virgin Points can be converted into three Hilton Honors points. The Virgin Atlantic cards are the only Visa or Mastercard products in the UK which can indirectly earn Hilton Honors points. You can apply here.
You can also earn Hilton Honors points indirectly with:
- American Express Gold (20,000 bonus Amex points)
- American Express Rewards Credit Card (10,000 bonus Amex points)
and for small business owners:
- American Express Business Gold (20,000 bonus Amex points)
- American Express Business Platinum (40,000 bonus Amex points)
The conversion rate from American Express to Hilton points is 1:2.
(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.)