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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.

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Hotel promotions

Here are registration links for the current hotel promotions from the major chains:

  • Accor Live Limitless 6,000 bonus points if you complete 3 x 2-night stays from 23rd September to 31st December (book by 4th November) – register here
  • Hilton Honors – double base points on stays between 7th September and 31st December – register here
  • IHG Rewards – double base points on your 2nd stays and triple base points on subsequent stays between 1st October and 31st Decemberregister here
  • Marriott Bonvoy – 1,500 bonus points on all stays from 14th September to 12th December – register here

Hyatt and Radisson are not currently running a global promotion.

Dates for your diary

Sunday 3rd October

Last day to open, close or make changes to a British Airways Executive Club Household Account before a six week hiatus

Monday 4th October

The new UK travel rules begin, including no ‘Fit To Fly’ tests for the fully vaccinated and the abolition of the Green and Amber lists

Tuesday 5th October

Last day to book a Eurostar ticket to earn double or triple Club Eurostar points (travel by 31st March 2022)

Tuesday 12th October

Last day to earn triple Nectar points (triple Avios) at Argos

Friday 15th October

Last day to get 30,000 Virgin Points on the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ credit card and 2,000 points on the free Virgin Atlantic cardclick here to apply

Sunday 31st October

Last day to earn bonus Avios at NH Hotels

Last day to book to earn double Avios at Melia hotels (stay by 31st December)

Last day to get a 30% bonus buying Hyatt points

Monday 1st November

Heathrow Airport launches its £5 drop-off fee

Tuesday 2nd November

Last day to get 60,000 American Express Membership Rewards points when you apply for The Platinum Card

Last day to get 40,000 Avios when you apply for the British Airways Premium Plus American Express card

Last day to get 10,000 Avios when you apply for the free British Airways American Express card

Thursday 4th November

Last day to book Accor hotel stays to qualify for the current 6,000 bonus points offer (stay by 31st December)

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