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Get a unique Hilton Honors redemption at Old Trafford cricket ground

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As you can see from the picture below, the Hilton Garden Inn hotel at Old Trafford cricket ground in Manchester occupies a unique position. Many of the rooms directly overlook the pitch.

This has allowed Hilton to offer a fantastic ‘buy it now’ points redemption this Summer. Have a read at this:

“The Red Hot Chili Peppers are coming to Emirates Old Trafford in 2022! The Californian rock group will be embarking on their highly anticipated world tour including an unmissable show in Manchester on June 22, 2022. Enjoy the concert from a totally unique hospitality experience – from the comfort of your own room at Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford with a private balcony, you’ll have one of the best views in the house.

This experience for two (2) includes:
-Two concert tickets to watch the show from your private balcony
-A hamper for two to enjoy during the concert
-Access to the Resident’s Bar at Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford
-One (1) night stay at Hilton Garden Inn Manchester Emirates Old Trafford from June 22-23, 2022
-Breakfast for two at Hilton Garden Inn Emirates Old Trafford on June 23, 2022″

This will cost you 115,000 points as a ‘buy it now’ redemption.

Hilton also has an Executive Box for the concert. 70,000 points – which I consider good value – gets you two tickets for the suite plus a buffet before the event and drinks throughout the night.

There were also Harry Styles tickets available but they disappeared very quickly. As of last night there was one pair of VIP suite hospitality tickets left for 135,000 Hilton Honors points.

You can book via the Hilton ‘experiences’ website here. Our full review of Hilton Honors is here.

How to earn Hilton Honors points and status from UK credit cards

How to earn Hilton Honors points and status from UK credit cards (February 2024)

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.

The Platinum Card from American Express

40,000 bonus points and a huge range of valuable 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 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.

Virgin Money is offering double points on spending until 14th April (£5,000 cap) to new customers when you apply for the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ Mastercard. Click here to learn more.

You can also earn Hilton Honors points indirectly with:

and for small business owners:

The conversion rate from American Express to Hilton points is 1:2.

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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