Hilton Honors (Hilton, Conrad, Hampton)

Hilton Honors is the loyalty scheme for Hilton, Hampton, DoubleTree, Waldorf-Astoria and Conrad hotels amongst others. You earn points which can be used for free nights or transferred into frequent flyer miles including Avios points.
I published an extensive two-part review of Hilton Honors which can be found here and here. The latest promotions can be found on our 'Hotel Promos' page.

Bits: £1500 UK to Jo’burg deal with Qatar Airways, last day for BA and Virgin sales, last day for the Hilton sale

News in brief: £1500 UK to Johannesburg deal with Qatar Airways Qatar Airways is offering a very attractive £1500 (£1498 to be exact) business class deal to Johannesburg.  It seems to be available between October and June, but don’t bother looking over Christmas and New […]

Can you get a better travel deal with Clubcard points than Avios or Virgin miles?

Tesco Clubcard offers a very cheap way of accumulating Avios points and Virgin Flying Club miles without stepping on a plane.   This is why I cover the best Clubcard earning offers on Head for Points and a broader range of Clubcard and Nectar deals over […]

Hilton Honors tightens up its status match – but it is still generous

Hilton Honors has changed the requirements for its status match programme.  Not necessarily worse – although it will be harder for the majority of people – but different. It still remains a good offer, in my view, and something you should seriously consider at the right […]

REGISTER NOW (dead?): Get 7,500 Hilton Honors points across your next two stays

EDIT 11am:  Good news – the link is now working again.  Bad news – it isn’t letting you register! Hilton Honors has launched a new mini-promotion which offers you 7,500 bonus Hilton Honors points from your next two stays before the end of January 2020. […]

Exclusive Hilton Honors experience for 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ Abbey Road

If you’re a fan of The Beatles, Hilton Honors has just added a once-in-a-lifetime experience. As part of their Experiences programme it is offering you the chance to commemorate the 50th Anniversary anniversary of The Beatles’ Abbey Road album on Thursday 26th September 2019 – […]

What is the best hotel scheme? – Hilton Honors – The Opinion

In my previous article, I outlined ‘the facts’ of the Hilton Honors loyalty scheme. This article is my personal opinion, highlighting areas where I think you might want to focus. The 10-second summary: Strong points – best mid tier status of any scheme (free breakfast […]

What is the best hotel scheme? – Hilton Honors – The Facts

This is the first of our overview series of the main hotel loyalty schemes. Each scheme will be covered over two posts on consecutive days. One will list the basic facts of the scheme  – basically ‘How does Hilton Honors work?‘ – the other will […]

Save up to 25% at Hilton in South East Asia, Australasia, Japan, Korea and Greater China

Hilton is currently running an APAC sale to celebrate its 100th anniversary.  This covers hotels across South East Asia, Australasia, Japan, Korea and Greater China. Discounts are up to 25% off the Best Available Rate.  There is an additional discount for logged-in Hilton Honors members, […]

Are the six Amex Platinum hotel status cards worth having?

If you’re looking to get yourself some hotel status cards quickly, there is no easier route than getting The Platinum Card from American Express. It comes with SIX hotel status cards.  Five of these are given to you directly and one requires you to complete […]

Is it worth converting Virgin Flying Club miles to Hilton or IHG?

Virgin Atlantic has a rare feature that allows you to transfer your points into hotel loyalty schemes. The first thing to say is that it is VERY rare for an airline to allow you to transfer to a hotel scheme.   Finnair still lets you transfer […]

Review: the new Hilton Garden Inn at London Heathrow Terminal 2

This is our review of the new Hilton Garden Inn at London Heathrow Terminal 2. The Hilton Garden Inn at Heathrow Terminal 2 has now been open for a couple of weeks, so we thought it was time to check it out. HFP paid the […]

What are the best hotel promos for July and August?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running. All of the information in this article can also be found on our ‘Hotel Promos’ page which contains details of all of the current offers, together with links to our major articles on […]

Holiday Tips 1 – Earning Avios and other airline miles from car rentals, and saving on insurance

This article looks at how to earn Avios and other airline miles from car rentals. The schools are nearly out, so  I thought it was a good time to update our ‘Holiday Tips’ series in preparation for the Summer season.   Future articles will look […]

Get £100 off £500 of Hilton USA spending with American Express

A new American Express offer has been launched with Hilton.  You may find this in the ‘Offers’ section of one, all or none of your cards on the online statement page.  I have it on my BA Amex but not my Platinum card. If you […]

The new Hilton Garden Inn in Heathrow Terminal 2 and T3 is open

The new Hilton Garden Inn, which is the first hotel directly connected to Terminals 2 and 3 at Heathrow Airport, opened last night. It was touch and go, apparently.  Bookings for the previous four days had been cancelled at short notice, and guests who checked […]

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