As of September 2019, Hilton Honors points are worth approximately $0.006 USD each. This means 1,000 Honors points are worth about $6.00 USD, and 50,000 Honors points are worth about $300.00.
Since guests earn 10 points for each dollar spent at most Hilton brands, before any elite status bonuses, this means you get an effective rebate of 6% — in the form of Honors points — on spending with Hilton. This is around average for a points rebate for a major hotel loyalty program.
Two Hilton brands — Home2 Suites and Tru — only earn five points per dollar spent, or a rebate of 3.0%.
Those with either of the highest elite status level, Diamond, get a 100% points bonus, meaning they earn an effective rebate of 12.0% on spending with Hilton (excluding Home2 Suites and Tru). Along with Marriott, this is one of the highest points rebates offered to top-tier elites of any major hotel loyalty program.
The co-branded American Express Hilton Honors Aspire Card, the American Express Hilton Honors Surpass Card, and American Express Hilton Honors Card earn 14 points, 12 points, and 7 points, respectively, per dollar spent with Hilton.
This works out to a rebate of 8.4%, 7.2%, and 4.2%, respectively, on Hilton spending.
Depending on the card, there are also bonuses for spending on restaurant, groceries, gas, and flights. Regular spending earns three points per dollar spent on any of the co-branded cards, representing a rebate of 1.8%.
Learn and Calculate More
- How many points will you earn on your next stay? Check out our Hilton Honors Points Calculator: Points Earned Per Stay.
- Don’t want to do the math? Find out how much your accumulated Honors points are worth with our Points Value Calculator.
- Curious about the value of points and miles of other airline, hotel, or credit card programs? Then take a look at our article on Point Values for Travel and Credit Card Rewards Programs.