Important dates for your diary – offers about to close which you shouldn’t miss
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The aim of this feature is to summarise flight, hotel and points offers that are ending soon. Everything listed below has been covered on HfP in recent weeks, but years of experience of running offers for HfP readers has made it very clear that a large proportion like to leave things to the last minute ….
It pulls together the different deals mentioned in our daily articles and on our Top Avios Points Earning Offers, Top Hotel Bonus Points Offers and Top UK Credit Card Offers pages.
Here are registration links for the current hotel promotions from the major chains:
- Hilton Honors – double or triple points on stays between 3rd May and 6th September – register here
- IHG Rewards – earn double base points on your 2nd stay after registration and 3x base points on third and subsequent stays after registration. Offer runs between 15th May and 16th August. Register here.
- Radisson Rewards – earn 1,000 bonus points per night up to 30th September. You must register before booking. Register here.
- World of Hyatt – triple base points on stays of 2+ nights between 20th July and 15th September – register here
Marriott and Accor are not currently running global promotions.
Accor IS running a double points promotion for Europe until 5th September – register here.
Dates for your diary
Sunday 8th August
Last day to enter Virgin Red’s Wish List competition
Last day to get 10,000 Nectar points (6,250 Avios) with the free Sainsbury’s Nectar credit card
Monday 9th August
Last day to earn 10,000 bonus IHG Rewards points per night on Kimpton hotel stays (book by today, stay by 30th December)
Thursday 12th August
Last day to earn bonus points for spending on your Marriott Bonvoy American Express
Friday 13th August
Last day to get a 75% bonus buying IHG Rewards points (direct link)
Saturday 14th August
Last day to get a 70% bonus buying Virgin Points
Monday 16th August
Last day for stays to count towards the IHG Rewards Summer hotel bonus points promotion
Wednesday 18th August
Last day to get extra discounts on BA Holidays bookings to Dubai, France and Germany (travel by 31st October)
Friday 20th August
Last day to register for Hyatt’s ‘Bonus Journeys’ promotion (stay by 15th September)
Wednesday 25th August
Last day to get a 25% discount buying World of Hyatt points
Tuesday 31st August
Last day to book in IHG’s Summer sale (stay by 30th January)
Last day to apply for the British Airways Premium Plus American Express before the annual fee increases to £250
Last day to apply for the British Airways Accelerating Business credit card before the annual fee increases to £250 (although you may want to wait because the sign-up bonus will be paid in Avios from 1st September)
Last day to register for IHG’s status fast track promotion
Last day to earn double points for stays at Shangri-La Hotels
Last day to apply for the Marriott Bonvoy American Express card to receive the doubled bonus of 40,000 Bonvoy points plus Gold Elite status until February 2023
Wednesday 1st September
The changes to the British Airways American Express cards take effect