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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.

Hotel promotions and ‘buy points’ offers

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

  • Hilton Honors – double base points on all stays from 2nd May to 5th September – register here
  • IHG One Rewardsearn double, triple or quadruple base points on stays from 18th May to 31st August – register here

Accor, Hyatt, Marriott and Radisson are not currently running a global promotion.

The following hotel ‘buy points’ offers are currently running:

  • Get an 80%-100% bonus when buying Hilton Honors points to 19th July (buy here)
  • Get a mystery bonus when buying Marriott Bonvoy points to 15th July (buy here)
  • Get a 30% bonus when buying World of Hyatt points to 1st August (buy here)

Dates for your diary

Monday 27th June

Last day to get 2p per Avios when you part-pay with points for British Airways long-haul Economy and Premium Economy flights

Tuesday 28th June

Last day to book an Airbnb and earn 4.5 Avios per £1 spent (stay at any time)

Thursday 30th June

Last day to buy BP Ultimate fuel, transfer BPme Rewards to Avios and have a chance to winning 1 million Avios

Last day to get £50 cashback on £200 Hilton spend with American Express

Last day to earn 2,000 Marriott Bonvoy points with a 2+ day Hertz rental

Last day for Amex Platinum cardholders to claim their £50 of free Harvey Nichols credit

Last day for Amex Business Gold and Business Platinum cardholders to claim their £50 or £75 of free Dell credit

Last day to get 5 Membership Rewards points per £1 with a pre-paid Amex Platinum FHR or Amex Gold The Hotel Collection hotel booking, stay by 31st December

Last day to get a 40% bonus when you use Virgin Atlantic ‘Points Booster’ to top up your balance

Wednesday 6th July

Join us at Renaissance St Pancras for the Head for Points Summer party and win a great prize! (Tickets now sold out)

Friday 8th July

Last day to earn 2,500 Virgin Points by opting in to Tesco Club autoconversion

Friday 15th July

Last day to use the £250 cashback for £500 United Airlines spend American Express offer

Last day to get a mystery bonus when you buy Marriott Bonvoy points (buy here)

Monday 18th July

Last day to get an amazing 50,000 Avios by signing up for the Barclaycard Avios Plus Mastercard (apply here)

Tuesday 19th July

Last day to get an 80%-100% bonus when you buy Hilton Honors points (buy here)

Last day to get 30,000 American Express Membership Rewards points by signing up for American Express Preferred Rewards Gold (apply here)

Wednesday 20th July

Last day to get £100 cashback on £350 Leading Hotels of the World spend with Amex

Sunday 31st July

Last day to get £50 back on £200 Marriott spend or £100 back on £400 Marriott spend with Amex

Last day to join the IHG One Rewards status challenge for instant Platinum status

Last day to earn up to 300,000 Avios when you transfer an ISA, pension, Junior ISA or Child Trust Fund to Nutmeg

Comments (12)

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  • Gordon says:

    @Rob Also on Amex gold business card. Spend £500 on BA flights get £100 statement credit, Ends 30/06/22. I know you have done this as have I, For the first 5k card members to save.

  • Dubious says:

    And for those people who used to have the Miles&More Credit Card will find their ‘protection’ expires on teh 30th June 2022…so will start seeing points expire three 3-months later.

    • Rob says:

      There are rumours of movement at Cornercard so if they still think they can get something out of the door, I would expect additional protection.

  • Neil says:

    Do you know when British Airways will release Garwick flights for Easter 2023 to destinations such Malta and Lanzarote?

    • Rob says:

      Easter 2023 falls into the Summer timetable so it will be a while. BA hasn’t even released the ski routes for the Winter timetable yet.

  • Steve in Croydon says:

    @Rob
    You forgot – 10th July the buy Avios with a 50% bonus offer ends.
    Avios are becoming more like 1920’s German Weimar Republic Reichsmarks every day!!!

    • Rob says:

      We haven’t covered this yet!

      • Steve in Croydon says:

        @Rob So you’re going to do an article on currency devaluation and hyper-inflation?! 🙂
        Q: What happens when you leave the world’s largest/richest trading bloc and generate £700 Bn of virtual money?
        Q: What’s more stable – the “value” of BitCoin or Avios?

  • The Original Nick says:

    Also – Hotels.com are offerring double stamps if you use the App and book by midnight tonight.

  • polly says:

    Also some Bonvoy cards have spend £200 get £75 back until July 31st

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