This week’s Compensation Clinic is from a LoyaltyLobby reader’s stay at the Hilton Curacao Resort that I had on Reader Questions piece last week (read more here).
Hilton has been using Captcha for few months trying to prevent further account takeovers and usage of HHonors points by unauthorized third parties.
Google has now updated the Captcha by adding another layer over the image test. You must first click a box that “I’m not a robot” before you are shown the distorted text/numbers (or maybe taken directly to your account. [click to continue…]
Hilton HHonors has launched new up to triple miles promotions for Asiana Club member stays between December 1 and February 28, 2015.
You earn triple miles for stays in China, Australia, Japan & Korea and double miles elsewhere. [click to continue…]
Hilton has an excellent 20% off MVP discount rate program for stays in the Americas (includes United States, Canada, and Latin America), Hawaii and the Caribbean.
The discount is taken off of the Best Available Rate and, when available, it usually beats AAA and AARP rates. Even corporate rates tend to be higher on the weekends when the headline rates are lower and this MVP knocks off an additional 20%. [click to continue…]
One of the disadvantage of HHonors program has been the lack of lifetime status for those that stay considerable time of their lives at Hilton affiliated hotels.
All of Hilton’s main competitors including Hyatt, Marriott and Starwood have well defined programs to reward those that stay either spend (Hyatt) or stay a lot (Marriott & Starwood). [click to continue…]
Note that I can shorten the emails and edit them for clarity. I always remove the personal information of both the reader and front line employees. If there are managers involved, I may leave their names intact. [click to continue…]
Hilton HHonors has promotion going on for 500 bonus miles at newly opened hotels in Europe, Middle East & Africa.
The offer is valid when you book a specific bonus miles package and make sure that the airline that is your preferred double dip partner is not excluded from this offer. [click to continue…]
Hilton HHonors has launched their weekends up to 33% off Winter Sale for stays between November 21, 2014, and December 28, 2015, that needs to be booked by January 31.
The sale is valid for stays at most Hilton locations in Europe, Middle East & Africa for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights (Thursday to Saturday nights in the Middle East & Africa), although there could be some midweek availability around the holidays. [click to continue…]
Hilton HHonors has launched new double and triple Japan Airlines Mileage Bank promotion for stays between December 1 – February 28, 2015.
You earn triple miles in Australia, China, Japan or Korea and double miles elsewhere. [click to continue…]
The 2014 is about to come to an end and some of the hotel programs have already wrapped up their promotions (looking at you Hyatt).
Here’s my pick of top five hotel promotions that you can still take advantage, however. [click to continue…]
Hilton has launched today a new up to 33% off winter sale for stays in Greater China (China, Hong Kong & Macau) for stays between December 5 – March 2, 2015.
You must book minimum of 2 days in advance, there can be property specific blackout dates, the discount varies by property and is applicable for bed and/or bed and breakfast rates. [click to continue…]
Hilton HHonors has launched new bonus miles offer for Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer member stays between December 1 – February 28, 2015.
KrisFlyer members earn triple miles for stays in China, Australia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and double miles for hotels in other countries. [click to continue…]
Hilton’s “Discover Thailand” 25% off of the Best Available Rate sale for stays until April 15, 2015, is ending this coming Sunday (November 30th).
All the Hilton properties in Thailand are participating to this sale but there are property specific blackout dates during the high season. [click to continue…]