Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card Review

By Thomas Donaldson

Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card

(1 reviews)

  • Earn up to 12X Hilton Honors Bonus Points on select purchases
  • 125,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points after you use your new Card to make $2,000 in eligible purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership
  • Earn a Weekend Night Reward from Hilton Honors after you spend $15,000 on purchases on your Card in a calendar year
  • $95
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  • AMEX
Product Details
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  • Earn 130,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points with the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card after you use your new Card to make $2,000 in eligible purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership.
  • Earn a Weekend Night Reward from Hilton Honors after you spend $15,000 on purchases on your Card in a calendar year.
  • Earn 12X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases charged on your Card directly with a hotel or resort within the Hilton portfolio.
  • Earn 6X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases on your Card at U.S. restaurants, U.S. supermarkets, and U.S. gas stations.
  • Earn 3X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for all other eligible purchases on your Card.
  • Spend $40,000 on eligible purchases on your Card in a calendar year and you can earn Hilton Honors Diamond status through the end of the next calendar year.
  • $95 annual fee.
  • Terms Apply.

Our Expert Review

Why We Like It


Offer Rating

5/ 5

By Our Editorial Team

Key Benefit

Perfect for Hilton fans: enjoy one of the biggest welcome offers we've ever seen and earn tons of points on purchase

Editor

With one of the biggest welcome offers available, the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card is a top card to consider for anyone looking for hotel rewards. New cardmembers earn 130,000 Hilton Honors Bonus Points with the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card after you use your new Card to make $2,000 in eligible purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership. And as an added bonus you can also earn a Weekend Night Award from Hilton Honors after you spend $15,000 on purchases on your Card in a calendar year.

In addition to the stellar welcome offer, the Hilton Honors American Express Surpass® Card comes with an insane rewards rate to help you rake in the points. Earn 12X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases charged on your Card directly with a hotel or resort within the Hilton Portfolio. Earn 6X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for each dollar of eligible purchases on your Card at U.S. restaurants, U.S. supermarkets, and U.S. gas stations. Earn 3X Hilton Honors Bonus Points for all other eligible purchases on your Card.

There is a $95 annual fee with this card, but with such a big welcome offer and high rewards rates it's easy to see how it can be worth it. Anyone who is a loyal Hilton customer should definitely consider this card for their everyday spending!

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • Earn one of the highest rewards rates available on any credit card
  • Jump start your rewards earning with an enormous welcome offer
  • Pay no foreign transaction fees

Cons

  • If you're not interested in earning rewards with Hilton Honors, this might not be the card for you
  • The annual fee is not waived for the first year

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