Hilton HHonors has new offer for Virgin Australia Velocity members that can earn triple points in Asia Pacific and double worldwide.
The offer is valid for stays between November 1 and January 31, 2015.
You can access and register for this offer here.
Note that you must have your Hilton HHonors Double Dip option set to Points + Miles and have Virgin Australia Velocity chosen as the preferred program.
Difficult to get too excited about these double/triple Hilton HHonors airline related promotions. I do, however, like the fixed miles offers that Hilton has with many airlines.
Here are the terms and conditions of this offer:
Earn up to 3x Velocity Points: Offer is valid for qualifying stays completed between 01 November 2014 and 31 January 2015 (“Promotion Period”) at any participating hotel within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio (view participating brands). To register and start earning Double or Triple Velocity Points per eligible US$1 spent, Hilton HHonors members must first register atHHonors.com/3XVelocityPoints prior to check-out of your stay within the Promotion Period. Registered HHonors members will only receive bonus miles for qualifying stays completed during the Promotion Period, regardless of a check-in date before the Promotion Period begins or a check-out date after the Promotion Period ends. Certain negotiated and group rates are ineligible for participation. For a full listing of excluded rates, please click here.
Double Velocity Points can be earned for qualifying stays at participating hotels and resorts within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio globally. “Double Velocity Points” means you will earn 4 Velocity Points per eligible US$1 spent (2 base Velocity Points and 2 bonus Velocity Points) for qualifying stays completed at a participating Waldorf Astoria™ Hotels & Resorts, Conrad® Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton™, Embassy Suites Hotels™, Hilton Garden Inn™, Hampton™ Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton™ and Hilton Grand Vacations™. Void where prohibited.
Triple Velocity Points will only be earned for qualifying stays at participating hotels and resorts within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio in Asia-Pacific. “Triple Velocity Points” means you will receive bonus Points equal to twice the number of Base Points earned during an eligible stay – 6 Velocity Points per eligible US$1 spent (2 base Velocity Points and 4 bonus Velocity Points) for qualifying stays completed at a participating Waldorf Astoria™ Hotels & Resorts, Conrad® Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton™, Embassy Suites Hotels™, Hilton Garden Inn™, Hampton™ Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton™ and Hilton Grand Vacations™. Void where prohibited.
To be eligible for this offer, you must (1) be a Hilton HHonors member; (2) be a member of the Velocity Frequent Flyer program; (3) register for the promotion on this page and; (4) select Virgin Australia as your Preferred Airline Partner. Ensure that you select Points & Miles as your Double Dip Earning Style within your HHonors profile in order to earn Double or Triple Velocity Points in conjunction with this offer.
Please allow six to eight weeks from completion of your stay for miles to appear in your Velocity Frequent Flyer Account. Offer is not transferable, is not valid for groups and cannot be combined with other select offers. Reward stays are not eligible for this offer. Other restrictions may apply. Hilton HHonors membership, earning of Points & Miles™ and redemption of Points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions.
To earn and redeem Velocity Points you must be a Velocity member. Velocity membership and Points earn and redemption are subject to the Member Terms and Conditions, as amended from time to time.
**Stay and Win Competition: The Promoter is Velocity Frequent Flyer Pty Limited ACN 601 408 824 of PO BOX 1034 Spring Hill 4004. The Promotion commences at 12.01am AEST on 01 November 2014 and concludes at 11:59pm AEST on 31 January 2015 (“Promotional Period”). Entry is open to residents of Australia and New Zealand aged 18 years or older who are members of both the Velocity Frequent Flyer program (“Velocity Member”) and Hilton HHonors Program (“HHonors member”), collectively “Members”. Employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter, Hilton Worldwide and agencies associated with this competition are ineligible to enter. To receive an entry, members must register at hhonors.com/3XVelocityPoints prior to check-out of their first Qualifying Stay at a Participating Hotel during the Promotional Period. There will be one (1) winner for the entire Promotional Period (“Winner”). The Winner will be the member with the highest number of Velocity Points credited to their Velocity Account for Qualifying Stay(s) at Participating Hotel(s) during the Promotional Period. Prize for Promotional Period (01/11/2014 – 31/01/2015) is two (2) return economy flights to Bali on Virgin Australia (departing from the winner’s closest capital city) valued at up to AU$2000.00 and 4 nights’ accommodation and daily breakfast for 2 people at the Conrad Bali valued at up to AU$1907.23. Flights will be awarded in the form of a Virgin Australia prize certificate. Redemption of the Virgin Australia flight prize certificate is subject to any terms and conditions of Virgin Australia including those specified on the Prize Certificate. Hotel booking is subject to availability and is based on consecutive nights stay and blackout dates apply. Travel must be completed by 30 December 2015 or prize will be forfeited. The winner will be identified at Velocity, 56 Edmondstone Road, Bowen Hills, QLD 4006 on 16/02/2015 at 11.00am AEST. The winner will be notified by email and or/phone at the contact details listed in the Velocity member’s Velocity Account. View full competition Terms and Conditions.