Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express

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Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express
The affiliate offer for this card has expired and it is currently unavailable through Frequent Miler. However, you may be targeted for a 125K offer. Click here for details.
125K: 100K after $3K spend in 3 months and 25K after additional $1k in first 6 months

Overview

The American Express Hilton Honors Surpass card offers automatic Gold status, good for free breakfast at full-service Hilton locations. That perk alone can make this card worth the annual fee if you regularly stay at Hilton properties but do not have status. It is also the most rewarding Hilton card in terms of points per dollar at Hilton properties and other bonus categories:

  • 12X Hilton Honors points at hotels in the Hilton portfolio of brands
  • 6X Hilton Honors points at U.S. restaurants, U.S. supermarkets, and U.S. gas stations.
  • 3X Hilton Honors points everywhere else

The card also offers the following perks:

  • Automatic Hilton Gold status; Earn Diamond status with $40,000 calendar year spend

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Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express Hilton Honors™ Surpass® Card from American Express
The affiliate offer for this card has expired and it is currently unavailable through Frequent Miler. However, you may be targeted for a 125K offer. Click here for details.

Earning rate:
-12X Hilton spend;
-6X U.S. restaurants, US Supermarkets, and US gas stations;
-3X everywhere else

Big spend bonus:
New benefit starting 1/18/18: Free weekend night after $15K spend in calendar year

Diamond elite status with $40K calendar year spend

Noteworthy Perks: Free Gold status. Diamond status w/ $40K spend.


Terms Apply. See Rates & Fees
125K: 100K after $3K spend in 3 months and 25K after additional $1k in first 6 months

$75 annual fee

Offer Expires: 1/17/18

Recent better offer: 100K after $3K spend in 3 months, plus 1 free weekend night on 1st anniversary (Expired 10/4/17)

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