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.

One for later ….. Hilton Honors extends its status match programme – keep your new status to March 2022

Hilton Honors has just rolled over its status match programme for another year. If you sign up and hit the qualifying requirements, you can guarantee Hilton Honors Gold or Hilton Honors Diamond status until March 2022! It still remains a good offer, in my view, […]

Big news from Hilton – all Hilton Honors status downgrades reversed, and your existing status extended

Hilton Honors has just launched a very impressive response to the coronavirus crisis.  The company has really stepped up to the plate here and put down a marker.  It will be VERY interesting to see how Marriott, IHG and Hyatt respond. What is Hilton doing about […]

Hilton Honors extends its current promotion to 31st May – and it is ideal for a short, cheap stay

Whilst this is unlikely to be hugely relevant, given the lack of travelling at present, hotels are still open in the UK and people are still staying in them.  I also know that some people are moving into hotels to protect their families if they […]

Rebook your IHG and Hilton rooms NOW – both chains will refund cheaper ‘Advance Purchase’ rates

Both IHG Rewards Club and Hilton Honors have made positive announcements about removing the restrictions on Advance Purchase bookings. This means there are unintended consequences: if you have a Hilton or IHG hotel booking made at the Best Flexible rate, it makes sense to cancel […]

What are the best hotel bonus point promotions for March?

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 […]

Weird but true – Hilton hotel non-refundable rooms ARE refundable in the US!

Yes, this is a weird one. It turns our that non-refundable Hilton hotel rooms ARE refundable in certain countries. A reader dropped me a note last week to say that he had been forced to cancel a non-refundable reservation at a Hilton in Florida for […]

Hilton Bath City hotel rebrands as a DoubleTree

The Hilton Bath City hotel, regularly voted the ugliest building in central Bath, is to rebrand as a DoubleTree. The hotel is currently undergoing a major refurbishment following its acquisition by Starwood Capital.  The refurbishment does not include major improvements to the facade unfortunately. Reopening […]

Which airlines let you transfer air miles INTO hotel loyalty programmes?

Almost all hotel loyalty programmes let you transfer you points into certain frequent flyer schemes.  What is far rarer is for a frequent flyer scheme to let you transfer your miles INTO a hotel points programme. This didn’t used to be the case.  If you […]

Does Hilton status match?

In this article I want to show you how to get a Hilton status match and discuss whether it is worth it. If you have considered switching your hotel stays to Hilton but don’t want to go ‘cold turkey’ because you have status with your main […]

Get 5,000 bonus points for new Hilton Honors members

Hilton Honors is offering up to 5,000 bonus points if you sign up as a new member. As you can see from this page, new Hilton Honors members will receive: 2,000 bonus points after your first stay within 6 months 3,000 bonus points after your […]

Hilton adds a brand new 3,500 room resort in Las Vegas next year

Hilton is returning to the Las Vegas Strip, and in a big way. A Conrad, a Hilton and an LXR hotel will open in Summer 2021 as part of the Resorts World Las Vegas complex.  It is on the site of the former Stardust Resort […]

What are the best hotel bonus points promotions for February 2020?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running. We normally run this article early in the month.  However, as two important offers only started on the 15th, it made more sense to hold it back. All of the information in this […]

Last call to buy Hilton hotel points with a 100% bonus … which I took up

There are a few hotel programme ‘buy points’ bonuses running at the moment. The one finishing soon is Hilton Honors, which ends on Wednesday 19th. You get a 100% bonus when you purchase 10,000+ points. The Hilton ‘buy points’ page is here. Regular readers of Head […]

Review: The Martinique, New York (a Hilton ‘Curio Collection’ hotel)

This is our review of The Martinique, a Hilton Curio Collection hotel in New York Shortly after Christmas, I visited The Martinique Hotel, a historic New York hotel and, golfers take note, the birthplace of the PGA. Formerly a Radisson, Hilton added the hotel to […]

Review: How is the Hampton by Hilton Stansted Airport hotel?

This is our review of the Hampton by Hilton Stansted Airport hotel. We first looked at this hotel in 2017 when it opened and Anika stayed there.  I had never stayed myself, however, and an early morning flight from the airport – coupled with a […]

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