Hilton HHonors members with a Priority Pass membership will now have access to a variety of facilities and benefits* including Wi-Fi, conference rooms, newspapers, magazines, complimentary drinks and snacks, entertainment facilities, showers, beds and more. Credit: Hilton HHonors.

MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide's 10 distinct hotel brands, today announced a new partnership with Priority PassTM, the world's largest independent airport lounge access program. Through the partnership, which launched today, Hilton HHonors members can earn points for purchasing a Priority Pass membership or redeem HHonors points for a membership subscription. A Priority Pass membership grants Hilton HHonors members access to over 600 airport VIP lounges in more than 100 countries worldwide and over 300 cities, including London's Heathrow Airport, Chicago O'Hare International Airport and Tokyo's Narita International Airport, regardless of the airline flown or fare class.

"This Hilton HHonors partnership with Priority Pass gives our members new options to earn and redeem their HHonors Points for a more relaxing travel experience," said Mark Weinstein, vice president, Hilton HHonors. "We are always looking for new, meaningful ways for our members to earn and redeem their Points and are excited to add airport lounge access as one of those options."

Hilton HHonors members with a Priority Pass membership will now have access to a variety of facilities and benefits* including Wi-Fi, conference rooms, newspapers, magazines, complimentary drinks and snacks, entertainment facilities, showers, beds and more.

When purchasing an annual Priority Pass membership, HHonors members can earn points based on the Priority Pass membership selected:

  • 4,000 HHonors Points = Standard Membership, enables members access, when needed, with a low annual fee and a cost-per-use fee
  • 6,500 HHonors Points = Standard Plus Membership, allows members 10 lounge visits per year with an annual fee
  • 10,000 = Prestige Membership, provides members with unlimited access to lounges throughout year

Hilton HHonors members can also redeem HHonors Points for an annual Priority Pass membership, based on the membership level selected:

  • 36,500 HHonors Points = Standard Membership
  • 101,500 HHonors Points = Standard Plus Membership
  • 161,500 HHonors Points = Prestige Membership

To sign-up for a Priority Pass membership, or for full terms and conditions of the partnership, visit www.prioritypass.com/hiltonpoint. For more information on Hilton HHonors, or to become a Hilton HHonors member, visit HHonors.com.  Media can access more information about Hilton HHonors at news.hiltonhhonors.com.

* Facilities vary by lounge

Contact:
Blake Rouhani
Hilton Worldwide
+ 1 703 883 6615
blake.rouhani@hilton.com
news.hiltonhhonors.com

Michelle Ng
Priority Pass
+852 2866 1964
michelleng@prioritypass.com.hk

About Priority Pass

Priority Pass is part of Priority Travel Group, a division of the Collinson Group, specializing in the international travel clubs and services sector.

Priority Pass was launched in 1992 with the objective of providing frequent travelers with airport lounge access, irrespective of their class of travel, airline flown or existing membership in an airline loyalty program.

In just 21 years we have become the world's largest independent airport lounge access program. In 1992 we started with just 55 lounges in only 49 airports. Now, in 2013, we work with over 600 lounges in 300 cities in over 100 countries in every continent of the world and our network of lounges continues to grow.

Millions of travelers throughout the world carry a Priority Pass card whenever they travel, and every year many more enjoy the benefits that Priority Pass membership brings.

We have offices located in Dallas, Hong Kong and London. We employ over 100 people to serve our membership and each office provides a professional, multi-lingual service to members.

About Hilton Honors
Hilton Honors is the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 world-class brands comprising nearly 5,000 properties with more than 812,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key. With more than 62 million members, Hilton Honors offers hundreds of ways to earn and redeem Points. Members can redeem their Points for free nights, premium merchandise, items on Amazon Shop with Points; make charitable contributions or gain access to unique events through the Hilton Honors auction platform (honors.com/auctions), such as exclusive artist experiences and hotel concert events with Live Nation®, or race experiences with the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team. The program is free to join, and travelers may enroll online by visiting www.HiltonHonors.com or connect with Hilton Honors at news.hiltonhonors.com.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising nearly 5,000 properties with more than 812,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by HiltonTM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by HiltonTM, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.