In order to drive up interest in travel again, some of the biggest airlines and hotel chains have been putting out interesting promotions and sales for their customers. Hilton Honors just announced an interesting new promotion called points unlimited. This is a great opportunity to ean some extra points! Hilton also announced some temporary Honors program changes for 2021 that can help all of the members earn more points and earn elite status easier.
Hilton Honors Points Unlimited Promotion
Hilton Honors just announced the first promotion for 2021! During the Points Unlimited promotion members can earn 2,000 bonus points for each stay and an additional 5,000 bonus points for every five nights consumed. This promotion will be available for a limited time only, between January 1, 2021, and May 2, 2021.
From the official website
Ready to dream bigger this year? Enjoy unlimited Points to make unforgettable memories. Earn 2,000 Points every stay, PLUS 5,000 Points every 5 nights through May 2.
Details of the Points Unlimited promotion:
-The Points Unlimited promotion will be valid for stays completed between January 1 and May 2, 2021, at any hotel or resort within the Hilton Portfolio
-In order to participate in the promotion, all members will need to register
-Members checking in before January 1, 2021, will receive points for their stay if the stay is completed on or after January 1, 2021, and before or on May 2, 2021
-During the promotion period members can earn 2,000 bonus points per stay and an additional 5,000 bonus points for every 5 nights complete
-The best part of the promotion is that there is no limit to the total amount of bonus points that may be earned with this offer, and the 5,000 bonus points award can be earned an unlimited number of times
-You can register for the promotion here
Hilton Honors Extending Loyalty Benefits
Hilton Honors announced some updates making it easier for members to earn points and keep or earn their elite status. Hilton Honors will be extending elite status to March 31, 2022, for Silver, Gold, and Diamond members that were set to downgrade in 2020, which is a great update. Members will be able to enjoy full benefits and keep their status longer. Also, no points will expire until December 31, 2021. Status qualification requirements will be lowered making it easier to achieve elite status. All 2020 nights will automatically roll over to the 2021 calendar year to help Hilton Honors members upgrade their tier status even faster.
Hilton loyalty program updates include:
Extending Points Expiration
- No points will expire until December 31, 2021
- Elite members can keep their current status through March 31, 2022, even those who were scheduled to downgrade in 2021
Earn Milestone Bonuses Faster
– Members can earn 10,000 points for every 10 nights they stay, starting at 20 nights, instead of 40, in 2021
Lower Status Qualification Requirement
– Starting January 1, members can earn status with half the nights, stays, or base points required in 2021. Also, all your 2020 nights will roll over to next year making it easier and faster to upgrade your status. What that means is that in order to achieve Silver status a member must complete 5 nights, 2 stays, or 12,500 base points. To get Gold status a member must complete 20 nights, 10 stays, or 37,500 base points. Finally, to get Diamond status a member must complete 30 nights, 15 stays, or 60,000 base points.
Lowered Gifting Status Night Threshold
–Diamond members who stay 30 nights in 2021 will be able to gift Gold status, which was previously 60 nights, or 60 nights to upgrade the gift to Diamond status, which was previously 100 nights
You can see all the updates and details here