Hilton launched an Honors points sale in February that is about to end. You must purchase by March 11, 2022.
Members can usually buy up to 80,000 points per calendar year before the bonus, although the limit is often doubled, The bonus under this offer is 100%.
You can access Hilton’s web page for buying points here.
Email Hilton Sent Out:
Price Of 80,000 Points With 100% bonus:
The cost of a point is the usual 0.5 US cents each.
Hilton award charts:
Hilton still has several hotels requiring just 5,000 or 10,000 points per night, although they have become much rarer than in the past, especially in great locations.
- Hilton Honors 5,000 & 10,000 Points Per Night Hotels (July 2021)
- Hilton Honors Master Property List July 2021 (6,596 Hotels)
Remember to use Award Calendar:
How to use Hilton’s flexible dates award calendar to pull up availability for the entire year?
Examples When Buying Points Makes Sense:
Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels & Resorts
380,000 points would cost you $1,900 under 100% bonus compared to paying more than 3,657 euros.
Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah is another popular hotel and good use of points over paid rates. You can stay for five nights using 320,000 ($1,600) points instead of $3,670.
You have to keep in mind that Honors awards include all fees and taxes that sometimes can be an additional 20-30% on top of the initial rate displayed, and all elite members get the fifth night free when redeeming points.
The best use of Hilton Honors points is when and where the paid rates are through the roof, such as the Maldives or French Polynesia properties. Always check the revenue rates and compare against the price for points purchases.
Here are the terms and conditions of this promotion:
Points purchased do not count towards elite tier qualification. Points.com and Hilton Honors reserve the right to terminate bonus promotions at any time. All purchases must be made through the Purchase page on HiltonHonors.com. The 100% Points bonus campaign is available for purchases of 5,000 or more Points made between February 14, 2022, at 12:01am ET and March 11, 2022, at 11:59pm ET. Members may purchase a maximum of 80,000 points per calendar year. All purchases are non-refundable. Offer is subject to change. Offer cannot be combined with any other offer. Points will be posted to the recipients Hilton Honors account within 48 hours of the completed transaction. All Hilton Honors Terms and Conditions apply. Hilton HonorsTM membership, earning and redemption of Points are subject to Honors Terms and Conditions, available at HiltonHonors.com/Terms.
Price includes all applicable fees. GST/HST will be charged to Canadian residents. QST will be charged to Quebec residents. Points purchased are final and not refundable and are applicable towards all Honors Terms and Conditions. Email address is required and will only be used for transaction and marketing communications related to this purchase. Purchased points do not count towards Honors status upgrades.
Hilton Honors Bonus Points on Eligible Purchases
Hilton Honors Bonus Points earned using your Hilton Honors American Express Card:
You will receive 3 Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases.
For more information on additional Hilton Honors Bonus Points earned using your Hilton Honors American Express Card, please visit the following pages:
Your Hilton Honors Points are subject to Hilton Honors Terms and Conditions; see HiltonHonors.com/Terms. Eligible purchases are purchases for goods and services minus returns and other credits. Eligible purchases do NOT include fees or interest charges, cash advances, purchases of travelers checks, purchases or reloading of prepaid cards, purchases of gift cards, person-to-person payments, or purchases of other cash equivalents. Hilton Honors Bonus Points you earn with your Card will be posted to your Hilton Honors account up to 12 weeks after the end of your billing period.
Merchants are assigned codes based on what they primarily sell. We group certain merchant codes into categories that are eligible for additional Points. A purchase with a merchant will not receive additional Points if the merchant’s code is not included in a reward category. You may not receive additional Points if we receive inaccurate information or are otherwise unable to identify your purchase as eligible for a reward category. For example, you may not receive additional Points when: a merchant uses a third-party to sell their products or services; or a merchant uses a third-party to process or submit your transaction to us (e.g., using mobile or wireless card readers); or you choose to make a purchase using a third-party payment account or make a purchase using a mobile or digital wallet.
Please visit americanexpress.com/rewards-info for more information about rewards.