Hilton Honors is running another of its ‘Secret Socials’ gigs on 14th November. This one will be at The Biltmore in Mayfair.
That’s the good news.
The bad news is that it sold out so quickly that we couldn’t get an alert up in time. This is despite the fact that tickets have gone up from 35,000 to 60,000 Hilton Honors points per pair (which I’d value at £200), and that the number of pairs made available to members was doubled to 20.
Recent artists who have played these gigs include Kylie Minogue, Ellie Goulding, Stormzy and Becky Hill. You won’t find who is playing here until the night itself.
I can guarantee, based on recent ones, that you will be overrun with champagne and canapes both pre and post gig.
I know at least two readers managed to get tickets via a SeatSpy alert. I had already been invited on a media pass, but I don’t know who the artist is either! If you did get tickets, I’ll see you there.
How to earn Hilton Honors points and status from UK credit cards (December 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.
SPECIAL OFFER: Until 9th January 2024, you will receive a huge 100,000 Membership Rewards points (convertible to 100,000 Avios) with The Platinum Card. You receive 75,000 points if you spend £10,000 in six months and a further 25,000 points if you hold the card for 15 months. 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)
SPECIAL OFFER: Until 9th January 2024, you will receive 30,000 Membership Rewards points (convertible to 30,000 Avios) with American Express Preferred Rewards Gold. You receive 25,000 points if you spend £3,000 in three months and a further 5,000 points if you hold the card for 15 months. You can apply here.
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.)