Hilton HHonors Award Category Changes Effective July 13, 2016

Hilton made an announcement back in April 2014 (access here) that they would be moving away from yearly award category changes and would adjust award categories “seasonally” that seems to roughly every other month/every three months based on the observations.

Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016

Hilton HHonors updated its web page for award category changes earlier in the week. These changes take effect on July 13.

You can access Hilton’s web page for these changes here.

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You have to bear in mind that Hilton’s award categories don’t mean as much as they used to because the number of points within an award category varies a lot and can be changed unannounced.

Here are the properties moving up in award category:

Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 Increase 1Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 Increase 2

Here are the properties moving down in award category:

Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 Decrease 1

Here are the new properties added to Hilton HHonors and their award categories:

Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 1Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 2Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 3Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 4Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 5Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 6Hilton HHonors Award Category Update June 29 2016 New Hotels 7

Conclusion

There are total of 20 properties moving up by an award category and 13 moving down of which two by two categories.

Hilton HHonors has launched total of 89 new properties since previous update back in March. It is interesting that the Hilton Garden Inn Bali airport is just 5,000 points per night. Cannot see that one lasting long at category 1 property….

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