Hilton Honors (Hilton, Conrad, Hampton)

Hilton Honors is the loyalty scheme for Hilton, Hampton, 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.

HFP reader story – how Peter used 650,000 points for a holiday in Barbados (+ Hilton Barbados review)

We talk a lot on Head for Points about how to get the maximum value from your points.  Sometimes, however, circumstances mean that you just want to get a free holiday – flight and hotel – even if you might not be getting every last […]

What is your credit card ‘end game’ strategy?

People who drift into this odd hobby of ours often apply for a couple of credit or charge cards almost at random, perhaps because they were on promotion or because they didn’t know any better. They don’t have a long term strategy at that time, […]

Bits: 2000 free Avios if you fly BA over Christmas, 80% bonus buying Hilton points

News in brief: 2000 free Avios if you fly British Airways over Christmas Here is a little Head for Points exclusive.  To spread a bit of Christmas cheer – and get that Net Promoter Score up a bit – British Airways is planning to give […]

Bits: 2000 M&M miles with a car rental, targeted 50% bonus on Amex – Hilton transfers, KLM Flight Bundle

News in brief: 2,000 Miles & More miles with a car rental Lufthansa Miles & More is offering a generous 2,000 miles with your next car rental.  Interestingly, this offer is valid across a large number of rental companies and not just one.  More interestingly, […]

What are the best hotel promos currently available? (registrations close today)

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 […]

My review of the Ames Boston Hotel – part of Curio Collection by Hilton

This is my review of the Ames Boston Hotel, part of Hilton’s Curio Collection. We asked Hilton if they could help out with some accommodation in Boston after my Aer Lingus flight.  They offered me two nights with breakfast in the Ames Boston Hotel, which […]

Your Black Friday deals special – our pick of the hotel offers

Black Friday is here again!  With an overwhelming amount of travel-related Black Friday deals, we’ve decided to put all the exciting ones – or at least the ones we were told about – together to save you time whilst also saving money. Over at Shopper Points, […]

Hilton and IHG sales both now on!

Both IHG (Holiday Inn, InterContinental, Crowne Plaza etc) and Hilton (Conrad, Waldorf-Astoria, Hampton etc) have sales running at the moment. IHG: The IHG ‘World Sale’ is being run as four separate sales, just to confuse everyone! You must be a member of IHG Rewards Club […]

Bits: great 1-day Air China sale, new Amex £50 Hilton cashback deal, SPG / Jingle Bell Ball

News in brief: Excellent Air China deals out of Germany – today only! Air China is having an ’11/11′ event this weekend.   All European destinations are running 20% off deals – except for Germany.  From Germany there are some very aggressive fixed fare deals. We’re […]

Review of the new Hampton by Hilton at Stansted Airport

This is our review of the Hampton by Hilton hotel at London Stansted Airport. The Hampton by Hilton London Stansted Airport opened in August this year.  With 357 rooms it is the largest property in the UK Hampton by Hilton portfolio. We have been keen […]

Bits: Hilton Weekends sale on, good Marriott Moments events, revamped Concorde Room at T5

News in brief: Hilton 2017/18 Weekend Sale now on for Hilton Honors members Hilton has launched a week-long pre-sale event of its major ‘Weekends’ sale for Hilton Honors members. You can see full details on the Hilton website here. The main sale kicks off on […]

Review of the Hampton by Hilton hotel in Bournemouth

This is our review of the Hampton by Hilton hotel in Bournemouth. Last weekend Rob reviewed the relatively new Hilton hotel in Bournemouth – click here.  Some of his friends were in the adjacent Hampton by Hilton Bournemouth, including Jamie who some of you may […]

Bits: Loyalty Fraud Prevention conference, fixed Hilton / Iberia link, pretend to fly on a private jet

News in brief: Attend a Loyalty Fraud Prevention conference in Brighton If you are in the loyalty industry, you might be interested in a major Loyalty Fraud Prevention conference in Brighton, running on the 8th and 9th November. There is a good line-up of speakers […]

Now Iberia launches ‘triple Avios with Hilton’ – a better deal than BA

The main Hilton Honors promotion this Autumn, ‘Double Points’ (click here to register), offers you double Hilton Honors points on every stay you make before 31st December. I wrote about ‘Double Points’ in detail here. To give credit to Hilton, it is very straightforward.  All […]

Credit & Charge Card Reviews (7): Hilton Honors Platinum Visa

This is my review of the Hilton Honors UK Platinum Visa credit card. It is part of my series of articles looking at the major UK loyalty credit cards and discussing whether or not they are worth applying for. These articles will be linked to […]