Double Hilton HHonors Event Bonus Points And More Offered At Hilton Hotels & Resorts Properties In New Zealand

This information originated in Australian English.

January 31, 2012

New Zealand - Hilton Hotels & Resorts are introducing Double Hilton HHonors Event Bonus Points and More, an incentive for every new conference, residential meeting or event contracted before 30 April 2012 and held before 31 December 2012*.

Organisations that book in advance at any Hilton property in New Zealand will receive:

Hilton HHonors Event Bonus is the loyalty program by Hilton Worldwide which allows organisations to earn accommodation points and airline miles every time they book a meeting room at any of the 630,000 Hilton properties across 88 countries in the world.

“Now with four properties in New Zealand, it becomes easier in our region to earn points and miles,” commented Marlene Poynder, General Manager at Hilton Queenstown and Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton. “It also becomes faster to redeem fabulous rewards with this great incentive”.

With the added incentive of bonus points and miles, both local and international event planners and businesses can begin to use the fantastic features that each Hilton property can provide them to their advantage.

General Manager at Hilton Auckland and Hilton Lake Taupo added, “It is now time for event planners in New Zealand to better discover the huge potential Hilton HHonors can offer them”.

Signing up for Hilton HHonors Event Bonus is easy and takes just a couple of minutes. Please visit for more information or click here to enroll in the program.

Hilton AucklandHilton Auckland has a unique waterfront location 300 meters out to sea at the end of Princes Wharf just minutes from Auckland’s Central Business District and the vibrant Viaduct area. This 165 room hotel, including 7 suites, offers superb views over Auckland Waitemata Harbour. Hilton Auckland offers seven multi-purpose function venues, all bathed with natural daylight, catering for cocktails for up to 700 guests and dinner for up to 400 guests.

Hilton Lake TaupoThe historic Hilton Lake Taupo is one of Taupo’s architectural icons located in the Onekeneke Thermal Valley, famous for its ancient pumice flows. Situated 1 km from the lake front along State Highway 5, the hotel overlooks the lake and the central plateau mountains beyond. Built originally in 1889, exclusively from New Zealand native timbers, Hilton Lake Taupo is one of only two remaining hotels from that era and offers a luxurious haven of comfort and relaxation.

The hotel features 113 spacious accommodation rooms including suites and apartments. Leisure facilities include an infinity swimming pool and spa pool, tennis courts and a beautifully appointed fitness centre with steam room and sauna. Offering the Cellar Ball Room, Portico, Cellar Cocktail Bar and Onekeneke Boardroom, Hilton Lake Taupo is the perfect destination for executive retreats, incentive travel groups and company conferences.

Hilton QueenstownThe only hotel positioned directly on the shores of Lake Wakatipu, Hilton Queenstown has 178 rooms and a maximum event capacity of 200. It offers six meeting rooms including private boardrooms, a modern Business Centre, the divine eforea: spa at Hilton, fitness centre and 25 metre indoor lap pool. Several conference rooms have outdoor areas and spectacular lake and mountain views. A further 98 rooms are available at the neighbouring Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton. Kawarau Village is connected to downtown Queenstown via the Kawarau Village shuttle service and water taxi service. Dining and entertainment options include signature restaurant Wakatipu Grill, Cru Wine Bar & Lounge, Stacks Pub, Me & Mee Noodle Bar, Kawarau Hotel Lobby Bar, Stacks Pub and The Lake Counter Café, Grocery and Deli.

It is the perfect location for exclusive and unique experiences including executive retreats and offers the friendly and professional expertise to put it all together.

Kawarau Hotel, managed by HiltonFacing north for full afternoon sun, Kawarau Hotel, managed by Hilton showcases views of a landscape renowned the world over for its intense beauty and outdoor activities. Located in Kawarau Village, it is only 3 kilometres from Queenstown Airport and a short drive or Water Taxi ride to the centre of Queenstown. This 98 room hotel is a conference organiser’s dream with the location, space and expertise to cater for up to 190 guests.

For bookings, please contact our Event Sales Teams:

Hilton Auckland - Phone: +64 9 978 2013 - Email
Hilton Lake Taupo - Phone: +64 7 376 2313 - Email
Hilton Queenstown - Phone: +64 3 450 9400 - Email

*Terms & Conditions: Offer applies to new business only and is subject to availability. Business must be booked and contracted by 30th April and event/conference must be held by 31 December 2012. Two complimentary rooms per night per 15 paid rooms, up to a maximum of two complimentary rooms per night. Offer does not apply to post-contract business.

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