Hilton HHonors® Rings in 2009 with a Double Base Points Promotion
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Kicking off its 22nd year as the loyalty program for the Hilton Family of Hotels, Hilton HHonors announced today its latest global promotion that is sure to provide members with some post-holiday cheer and a rewarding New Year. Hilton HHonors, the only hotel loyalty program that allows guests to earn Points & Miles® for the same stay and redeem points for free nights with No Blackout Dates, is now offering members the ability to earn twice the number of Base points for stays at more than 2,400 participating Hilton Family hotels around the world.
To earn double Base points, HHonors members simply need to register at http://www.HiltonHHonors.com/globaldoublepoints and then book and stay at any participating Hilton Family hotel between January 6 and April 6, 2009.
“We’re thrilled to begin the New Year with this rewarding global offer to our HHonors members,” said Adam Burke, senior vice president of customer loyalty, Hilton Hotels Corporation. “Whether members are looking for an overnight stay close to home or planning to explore someplace new this year, we look forward to helping them earn their way to rewards twice as fast.”
HHonors members enjoy the flexibility of earning Points & Points or Points & Miles. With this promotion, HHonors members staying at participating hotels during the promotional period will be able to earn double Base points no matter which earnings style they choose.
* HHonors members choosing the Points & Points earnings style─the fastest way to a free night─will earn 10 Base points and 20 bonus points for every eligible dollar spent during the promotional period. Outside of the promotional period, on an ongoing basis, members earning Points & Points receive 10 Base points and 5 bonus points for every eligible dollar spent.
* HHonors members earning Points & Miles during the promotional period will earn 10 Base points and 10 bonus points for every eligible dollar spent plus miles. Outside of the promotional period, on an ongoing basis, members earning Points & Miles earn 10 Base points in addition to their mileage earnings.
The new promotion will allow long-time Hilton HHonors members and newcomers alike to quickly earn rewards.
Members of Hilton HHonors can redeem their points for free nights at Hilton®, Conrad® Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree®, Embassy Suites Hotels®, Hampton ®, Hilton Garden Inn®, Hilton Grand Vacations™, Homewood Suites by Hilton® and The Waldorf Astoria Collection™ hotels around the world with No Blackout Dates. Or, members looking to redeem their points for rewards other than hotel stays can choose from all-inclusive vacations, gift cards, one-of-a-kind experiences, cruises, popular merchandise, charitable donations and more.
*Offer is valid for stays completed between now and April 6, 2009. You must first register online before you book your reservation to receive this special offer. Offer subject to availability at participating hotels. Offer cannot be combined with other offers “Double Base points” means you will receive a bonus equal to the number of Base points earned during a stay. Bonus points earned on Base points do not count toward VIP tier qualification. Hilton HHonors® membership, earning of Points & Miles®, and redemption of points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions.
About Hilton HHonors
Hilton HHonors® is an esteemed guest reward program that gives frequent travelers a fast way to earn the rewards they want most. It is the only guest reward program to offer Points & Miles® and No Blackout Dates with no capacity controls at more than 3,000 hotels. Enrolled members can Double Dip® to earn HHonors points and airline miles for the same stay, at nearly any rate, at participating Hilton®, Conrad® Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree®, Embassy Suites Hotels®, Hampton®, Hilton Garden Inn®, Hilton Grand Vacations™, Homewood Suites by Hilton® and The Waldorf Astoria Collection™ hotels around the world. In addition to redeeming HHonors points for complimentary nights, Hilton HHonors members can also redeem points for merchandise, vacation packages, unique experience rewards and more.
Membership in HHonors is free. Travelers may enroll online by visiting HiltonHHonors.com. Consumers in the U.S. and Canada can enroll instantly in the program by calling 1-800-HHONORS. Outside the U.S. and Canada, travelers may call the Hilton Reservations and Customer Care office in their area. Travelers also may enroll at any Hilton Family Hotel. For further information, visit HiltonHHonors.com.