Archives

A Benefit Which May Not Be a Benefit With the Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card

When Hilton and American Express announced four new co-branded credit cards for 2018 on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, one card which seemed to offer a promising array of benefits was the Hilton Honors American Express Aspire Card. You get to enjoy Diamond elite level status, unlimited passes to Priority Pass lounges, and 14 Hilton Honors bonus points per dollar spent at hotel and resort properties which are part of the Hilton portfolio worldwide — amongst other benefits — for an annual fee of $450.00.

Although one interesting potential unadvertised benefit of the card is…

Read More

  • 2

Here are the Sign-Up Bonuses for the New American Express Cards from Hilton Honors

Sign-up bonuses have just been announced from Hilton Honors pertaining to the four new American Express cards which become available as of today, Thursday, January 18, 2017.

The four new co-branded credit cards were first announced by Hilton Honors and American Express on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, which are designed to give consumers and small businesses more choice, more benefits and more value while simultaneously further enhancing travel experiences and rewards.

Along with a recapitulation of the benefits of each card for your convenience, the details of the sign-up bonuses are highlighted in…

Read More

  • 4

…And Now, Airlines Announce the End of Double Dip From Hilton Honors

An official announcement from Hilton Honors introduced new earning rates for points — amongst other changes in the frequent guest loyalty program — two days ago while simultaneously pronouncing the demise of the Double Dip benefit through which you could choose to earn both Hilton Honors points and frequent flier loyalty program miles.

I checked my e-mail account and found an e-mail message which contained this notice from Sandeep Dube, who is the vice president of customer engagement and loyalty of Delta Air Lines

Read More

  • 0

Three Clarifications To Latest Hilton Honors Benefits Changes

New and revised benefits were officially announced for the Hilton Honors frequent guest loyalty program yesterday; but some questions remained which have since been clarified — and the three clarifications have to do with earning airline frequent flier loyalty program miles; the new rollover benefit; and future promotions.

The Double Dip benefit — through which both Hilton Honors points and airline miles could be earned with eligible stays — will…

Read More

  • 0

Earning Rates of Hilton Honors Points Increased — and New Benefits Announced

You will earn more Hilton Honors bonus points per stay if you have earned elite level status — as well as enjoy unlocking unlimited milestones for bonus points; rollover of nights towards elite level status for the next year; and gifting elite level status to someone else — starting in April of 2018 due to new updates to the frequent guest loyalty program.

The updates — which were announced moments ago — are…

Read More

  • 0

Free Continental Breakfast at Waldorf Astoria Hotels to Elite Hilton Honors Members in 2018

Good news is on the horizon if you are a member of the Hilton Honors frequent guest loyalty program who has earned either Gold or Diamond elite level status: you and one guest will be offered a complimentary continental breakfast as a benefit option of the MyWay portion of your profile — or, at least, an equivalent credit for food and beverage — at hotel and resort properties which are part of the Waldorf Astoria brand.

According to one of my contacts at Hilton who alerted me of this announcement…

Read More

  • 0

About Restoring Expired Hilton Honors Points…

“Hilton Honors members can restore points expired in past 18 months at the rate of $2.50 per 1,000 points or a flat rate of $250.00 to restore 100,000 to 1,000,000 expired points.”

That paragraph was excerpted from this article which was written by…

Read More

  • 1

New Points Unlimited Promotion 2018 From Hilton Honors

You can earn 2,000 bonus Hilton Honors points per stay in the new Points Unlimited promotion from Hilton Honors starting on Monday, January 1, 2018 through Monday, April 30, 2018 — plus you can earn an additional 10,000 bonus Hilton Honors points for every five completed stays, regardless of whether or not you have earned elite level status…

…but you must…

Read More

  • 8

Save 20 Percent on Room Rates With Hilton December 2017 in Ten Cities

You can save 20 percent on room rates at Hilton hotel properties in ten cities if you book your reservations only now through Friday, December 22, 2017 at 11:59 in the evening Eastern Standard Time for stays completed from Thursday, December 21, 2017 through Monday, March 12, 2018.

The catch is that…

Read More

  • 1