Expiring Hilton Free Night Certificates Extended
If you have a co-branded Amex Hilton Honors credit cards, you probably have some free night certificates in your account. You can earn them with cards like the Hilton Aspire or the Hilton Surpass. Free night certificates can be great, or frustrating, depending on who you ask. However, we can all agree that having more time to use them is a good thing. And Hilton has done just that with some expiring certificates.
Yesterday Hilton sent out emails to let loyalty members know that they have more time to use their Free Weekend Night Reward. This extends the expiration of Hilton free night certificates that were issued before May 1, 2020. “The Free Weekend Night Reward you earned as a Hilton Honors American Express Card Member, currently set to expire on August 31, 2021, will now be extended through January 3, 2022,” the email notes.
The expiration f your free night certificate will vary based on when it was issued. Here are some important dates and details to keep in mind:
- Hilton Honors American Express Card Members with Free Weekend Night Reward certificates issued prior to Friday, May 1, 2020 which were set to expire Tuesday, August 31, 2021 have now been extended until Monday, January 3, 2022.
- Free Weekend Night Reward certificates issued from Friday, May 1, 2020 through Thursday, December 31, 2020 are valid for 24 months.
- Free Weekend Night Reward certificates issued between Friday, January 1, 2021 and Friday, December 31, 2021 will expire on Saturday, December 31, 2022.
- Free Weekend Night Reward can still be used for any night of the week.
Hilton has been great will tweaks to its program to accommodate loyalty members during the pandemic. If you were struggling to find a use for your expiring Hilton certificates, this should be good news. You now have an additional 6 month to find your perfect redemption.
Let us know where you plan to use your free Hilton nights!