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.

Get a 100% bonus buying Hilton points this week – worth it?

Hilton Honors has launched a new promotion offering a 100% bonus when you purchase 5,000+ points. The Hilton ‘buy points’ page is here. This is a weird one because you only get the bonus if you buy 40,000 points (= 80,000 with the bonus) for […]

Were you at the Hilton Honors Jessie J concert?

If you were at the Hilton Honors Jessie J concert at Abbey Road Studios the other week, you may find this review from the (ahem) Daily Star worth a quick read. It includes this picture.  If you click to enlarge, you might see yourself on there […]

Lots of new Amex cashback offers launched for hotel stays

A new wave of American Express cashback deals has been launched. You can see what you are targeted for by visiting the Amex website and looking at the ‘Offers’ tab on your online statement page.  You need to do this for each card you own.  […]

Travelling to Asia? Make big savings with the Hilton Dining Club

It’s been five years since we covered Hilton Premium Club and in that time it has expanded across the Asia Pacific region and been rebranded as Hilton Dining Club Asia Pacific. The benefits are broadly the same, and could save you a lot of cash […]

What are the best hotel promos for June?

Welcome to our regular round-up of the best hotel promotions currently running. Apologies for running this a little later than usual for June.  I was expected a new Marriott Bonvoy promotion to launch – the old one ended on 4th June – but nothing has […]

Hilton has quietly increased the points price of three London hotels

On Monday we wrote about the quiet Hilton Honors redemption price rises.  I said that London seemed to have got away without any changes, but that rises were still filtering through the system. It seems I spoke too soon.  Three of the four Hilton Honors […]

Hilton Honors increases some redemption rates with no notice

Hilton Honors has quietly increased some redemption rates over the last few days, with no notice. Hilton has no ‘official’ redemption chart any longer, of course.  Rewards are dynamically priced based on the current room rate BUT there is also a cap in place. This […]

Get Goodwood Festival of Speed tickets with Hilton

Waldorf Astoria is an official sponsor of the Goodwood Festival of Speed again this year, and has made a selection of ticket packages available on the Hilton Auction site for ‘buy it now’. These are decent value, especially for the Saturday and Sunday.  The price […]

New Hilton / American Express promotion launched

Hilton has launched a new American Express promotion.  This may be found on some, all or none of your Amex cards, under the ‘Offer’ tab on your online statement page. There are a few variants, looking at reader comments yesterday.  My version is ‘get 4,000 […]

See England v West Indies with Hilton Honors!

Hilton Honors is auctioning off FOUR packages to see England v West Indies in Southampton on 14th June. The auction ends tomorrow and there is virtually no interest so far.  The minimum bid is 60,000 Hilton Honors points FOR TWO PEOPLE and with full VIP […]

How to book a low cost ‘day room’ at a Hilton

Hilton has quietly been rolling out its ‘rooms for day use’ offering over the last few years.  This allows you to book a hotel room for the working day – the idea is to compete with the likes of Regus who rent private offices by the […]

Hilton Hotels is 100 years old today!

The Hilton hotel group is 100 years old today.  It was 31st May 1919 when Conrad Hilton purchased his first hotel, the 40-room Mobley Hotel in Cisco, Texas. Things have moved on since then, with the group now running 5,600 hotels in 113 countries and […]

How to get a Hilton Honors status match – and keep your status until March 2021

This article looks at how you get a status match in Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors has extended its status match programme.  This is how you can take part. I mentioned this in passing in the article on Friday on the Hilton Summer Sale but I […]

NEW: Earn Hilton Honors points with Lyft rides

You can now earn Hilton Honors points on Lyft rides. If you find yourself in the US needing to get somewhere, Lyft may appeal to you. The company has not expanded quite as aggressively as Uber but it remains the second largest ride-hailing company in […]

Hilton has launched its annual Summer Sale

Hilton has launched its Summer Sale with decent weekend deals across Europe, Africa and Middle East.  The sale home page is here. The sale offers up to 30% off the standard Best Available Rate if you are a Hilton Honors member. As usual we need […]

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