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Resort At Pedregal Becoming Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos

This is super exciting. While Hilton has a huge global portfolio, historically one of the issues they've had is that they've been lagging in the luxury market. They don't have as many "aspirational" properties as Marriott and Hyatt, in my opinion. The…

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Waldorf Astoria Chengdu

Save 10% At Hilton With Chase Offers

Both American Express and Chase have awesome programs (known as Amex Offers and Chase Offers) that offer savings when making purchases with select retailers. Chase Offers is much newer, and the number of good offers from them has increased significantly…

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Filed Under: Chase, Great Deals
Hilton Tokyo

Hilton Honors Increases Award Costs At Many Hotels

In 2017, Hilton Honors made some significant changes to their loyalty program. They completely eliminated award charts, and now the price you see is the price you pay. However, I'd say Hilton Honors has handled this in a fair way. For the most part they…

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Conrad London St James

Save On European Hilton Stays With Amex Offers

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee on…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
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Hilton CEO Changes Stance On Tipping Housekeeping

The topic of tipping hotel housekeeping is a controversial one, and there are people on both sides with strong opinions. It's always interesting to me to hear what executives in the hotel industry think, and in particular how one hotel CEO recently changed…

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Conrad Bora Bora Watermark

Comparing Hilton Amex Personal & Business $95 Annual Fee Cards

In January American Express and Hilton introduced a suite of new credit cards. Among these cards are the Hilton Honors Ascend Card from American Express, which has a $95 annual fee, and the Hilton Honors American Express Business Card, which also has…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Card Comparisons
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Buy Discounted Hilton Points With Daily Getaways

We’re in the fifth and final week of Daily Getaways, which is an opportunity to purchase discounted hotel points and travel packages. Today is actually the last day of the promotion. Daily Getaways packages go live at 1PM ET every weekday, and the more…

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Conrad Watermark

Amex Making (Minor) Changes To Hilton Credit Cards

Today some updates have been announced to American Express' Hilton card portfolio. Before you get worried, don't. These changes are very minor. The Hilton Honors Ascend Card from American Express is Amex's mid-range personal Hilton card. It has a $95…

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Conrad Bora Bora View

When Should You Buy Hilton Points?

Since early April, Hilton Honors has been offering a 100% bonus on purchased points. I've written about this promotion before, and if you haven't yet taken advantage of the promotion, it expires tomorrow, Tuesday, May 28, 2019, so this is your last chance…

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Conrad Bora Bora – 7

Hilton Honors Status Challenge: Valid Through March 2021

Since mid-2016, Hilton Honors has been offering a status challenge program (prior to that they offered outright status matches). I wanted to provide an update on the current status of the challenge, since this is an ideal time to start one, as I'll explain…

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Lyft

Earn Hilton Points For Lyft Rides

It’s always great to see when ride sharing apps develop relationships with other travel providers. It’s a natural connection, given that frequent travelers probably use ride sharing apps more than the average person. The latest such partnership has just…

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Waldorf Palm

Hilton Honors Summer 2019 Promo: Double Points & More

Of all of the major hotel chains, Hilton Honors is by far the most consistent and generous with the promotions they offer. They constantly run promotions (typically without even a day gap between them), so that's great for members. Hilton Honors has…

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Filed Under: Great Deals, Hilton
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Review: Hilton Hanoi Opera Hotel

After a quick breakfast at our Airbnb in Hoi An we left for the Da Nang airport, arriving about an hour before our 10:30AM flight. The airport was clean and efficient, our flight was on-time, and our pre-arranged driver met us at arrivals when we landed…

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Review: Conrad Bora Bora Nui Resort

In the last installment I covered the overwater villa that we stayed in for our two night stay at the Conrad Bora Bora, while in this post I wanted to cover everything else about the property. The Conrad Bora Bora is about a 20 minute boat ride from…

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Review: Conrad Bora Bora Overwater Villa

After four nights at the St. Regis Bora Bora, we were excited to check out the Conrad Bora Bora and see how it compared. We redeemed points and certificates for our entire stay here. For one night we redeemed 85,000 Honors points, and for the other night…

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Save At Seven Hilton Brands With New Amex Offers

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee on…

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Filed Under: American Express, Great Deals
Hilton Waikoloa

Save $200 On Hilton Hawaii Stays With New Amex Offer

For those of you not familiar with Amex Offers, it’s a program available through most Amex cards, where different cards are eligible for different savings and bonus offers. In many cases the offers can be huge, and more than offset the annual fee on…

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Waldorf Astoria Maldives Taking Points Reservations Again

That didn't take long. This is an update to yesterday's post to note that the Waldorf Astoria Maldives is once again accepting points bookings for their standard rooms, which are their beach villas with pools. All is good in the world again. ;) Remember…

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Signia Indianapolis

Meet Signia, Hilton’s Newest Hotel Brand

Hilton has just announced the details of their latest hotel brand, called Signia Hilton. This is the second brand they've launched in the past few months, as in October 2018 Hilton announced the details of Motto by Hilton, which they described as an…

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Conrad Bora Bora Watermark

Big Amex Hilton Card Welcome Bonuses Still Available

Last September American Express and Hilton introduced increased welcome bonuses on their co-brand credit cards, and I figured it was worth a reminder that these excellent offers are still available, several months later. Here are the details of these…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards