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As I will be this year at destinations where some Hilton affiliated hotels are $$$$, I decided to purchase some points during the current sale (read more here). My account was targeted to the higher than usual purchase ceiling (160,000 instead of 80,000) allowing me to purchase total of 320,000 points with the 100% bonus.

Hilton Honors Purchase Points Bonus

While Hilton Honors recently discontinued award categories and started dynamically priced awards valuing points at roughly 0.5 cents each, it decided to keep the previous category caps in place. [click to continue…]

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Hilton announced their Tru (budget) brand early 2016 (read more here) and Tapestry Collection back in January (read more here). Tru is a kind of budget brand and Tapestry Collection is a soft brand for independent hotels that tap into Hilton’s distribution and loyalty programs.

Hilton Honors Tru & Tapestry Collection Gold & Diamond Benefits

Now, Hilton Honors has confirmed the number of points earned at these two brands and what benefits elite members can expect. [click to continue…]

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Hilton Honors got rid off award categories back in March 1, 2017 (read more here) and started to price award dynamically valuing points at 0.5 cents each. Hilton did, however, keep the previous category maximums in place (for now).

Hilton Honors 10,000 Points Per Night

Yesterday, I wrote about the Hilton Honors category 1 properties costing just 5,000 points per night (read more here) and today I decided to tackle the category 2 properties requiring 10,000 points per night (141 of them). Hilton doesn’t publish list of hotels by number of points required on its’ website. [click to continue…]

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Hilton Honors got rid off award categories back in March 1, 2017 (read more here) and started to price award dynamically valuing points at 0.5 cents each. Hilton did, however, keep the previous category maximums in place (for now).

Hilton Honors Properties 5,000 Points Per Nights

Hilton Honors doesn’t have a list up on its’ website about hotels by award category so that people could find the best value properties. We just did some work and there are currently 65 Hilton affiliated hotels at the category 1 level requiring just 5,000 points per night. [click to continue…]

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A LoyaltyLobby reader dropped me an email about weird emails received from Hilton Honors indicating that the status would have been renewed through March 2019 when that is not the case.

Hilton Honors Diamond Status Email March 25 2017

Remember that you can always email us, send a message via Facebook or use Twitter and include photos too. We’ll try to cover Reader Questions & Comments here several times a week. [click to continue…]

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Hilton HHonors launched last month a campaign for buying points and at 100% bonus for purchases made until May 3, 2017.

Hilton Honors Buy Points 100 Percent Bonus Spring 2017

The purchase limit has been raised to 160,000 for some members from 80,000 for the duration of this sale (before any possible bonuses). You can purchase up to 320,000 or 160,000 Hilton Honors points during this sale when bonus is included. [click to continue…]

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When Hilton Honors launched the new Points + Money awards on March 1, 2017, they decided to keep the former award category caps in place and introduced a new award pricing tool to check the prices (read more here)

Hilton Honors Award Categories

This means that as long as these former categories are in place the awards for standard rooms would be priced either dynamically (roughly 0.5 cents per Hilton Honors points) or at the former category maximum. [click to continue…]