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Convert your hotel points to Avios and collect up to 25% more

Now is a great time to make your hotel stays even more rewarding by converting your hotel loyalty points to Avios. Exchange your points and we’ll give you a bonus of up to 25% extra Avios.

A number of our Executive Club hotel partners are participating in this offer, each with their own conversion rate and points exchange threshold. Take a look at the hotel (or hotels) you stay with below to find out how to convert your points to Avios – and don’t forget about the well-earned bonus you’ll collect on top. Full Terms and Conditions apply*

Club Carlson Gold Points

The Penine Suite in the Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester Hotel, Manchester.

With Club Carlson you can choose to convert your Gold Points automatically in increments of 10,000 Gold Points which entitles you to 1,000 Avios.

You can also exchange points yourself in the following increments:

  • 2,000 Gold Points into 200 Avios
  • 50,000 Gold Points into 5,000 Avios
  • 100,000 Gold Points into 10,000 Avios

Convert your Gold Points before 31 May to receive a 25% bonus.

You can exchange your Gold Points into Avios online with Club Carlson, or by contacting the Club Carlson customer service centre. In the UK call +44 20 7949 0378.

Convert your Club Carlson Gold Points to Avios

Hilton HHonors Points

Hilton Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa.

You can convert Hilton HHonors Points into Avios using the HHonors Reward Exchange.

You can exchange in increments of 10,000 HHonors Points which convert to 1,000 Avios.

Convert your HHonors Points before 31 May to receive a 25% bonus.

Convert your Hilton HHonors Points into Avios

Hyatt Gold Passport™ points

Pool of the Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Villas.

Convert your Hyatt Gold Passport™ points into Avios, 5,000 Hyatt Gold Passport™ points is initially required for each exchange into Avios.

You’ll get 1 Avios for 2.5 Hyatt Gold Passport points

5,000 Hyatt Gold Passport™ points for 2,000 Avios, and thereafter increments of 1,250 points can be converted into Avios within the same transaction.

Additionally, when you choose to convert 50,000 Hyatt Gold Passport™ points you will receive a 5,000 Avios point bonus.

To convert points into Avios, sign in to your Hyatt Gold Passport™ account, select 'Earning Options' then 'Convert Points to Miles' and choose 'British Airways' under Travel Partner.

Alternatively call your nearest Hyatt Worldwide Reservation Centre or if based in the UK you can call 0845 888 1234.

Convert your Hyatt Gold Passport™ points before 31 May to receive a 25% bonus.

Convert your Hyatt Gold Passport™ points into Avios

IHG® Rewards Club points

Holiday Inn Resort, Kandooma, Maldives.

You can convert your IHG® Rewards Club points into Avios by calling 0871 226 1111 in the UK.

You will need to have collected at least 10,000 IHG® Rewards Club points before you can exchange them for Avios.

10,000 IHG® Rewards Club points convert to 2,000 Avios.

Convert your IHG® Rewards Club points before 31 May to receive a 25% bonus.

Convert IHG® Rewards Club points for Avios

Shangri-La Golden Circle Award Points

Hotel Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai.

1 Golden Circle Award Point is equal to 1 Avios. You need a minimum of 2,500 GC Award Points to qualify for an initial conversion to Avios. Within the same transaction you can then convert GC Award Points into Avios in 500 point increments.

Convert your Golden Circle Award Point before 30 June to receive a 25% bonus.

Convert your Golden Circle Points to Avios

Marriott Rewards® Points

Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel.

You can convert your Marriott Rewards Points into Avios at the following rates:

  • 10,000 Rewards Points into 2,000 Avios - quote code 788
  • 20,000 Rewards Points into 5,000 Avios - quote code 789
  • 30,000 Rewards Points into 10,000 Avios - quote code 790
  • 70,000 Rewards Points into 25,000 Avios - quote code 565
  • 140,000 Rewards Points into 50,000 Avios - quote code 566

Convert your Marriott Rewards Points before 31 May to receive a 25% bonus.

You can either exchange online or contact customer support.

Convert your Marriott Rewards Points to Avios


The Westin Europa & Regina, Venice.

For Starwood Preferred Guest members (SPG), for each StarPoint* exchanged you will receive 1 Avios. There is a minimum points transfer of:

  • 2,500 minimum points transfer for SPG Preferred members
  • 1,500 minimum points transfer for SPG Gold members
  • No minimum points transfer for SPG Platinum members

Plus, when you transfer 20,000 Starpoints® in to Avios as part of one complete transaction you will also receive a bonus of 5,000 Avios.

Convert your Starpoints® before 31 May to receive a 10% bonus.

Convert your Starpoints to Avios

collapsedshow*Terms and Conditions
  • This promotion is only open to Eligible Participants. An Eligible Participant is a person aged 18 or over, is a British Airways Executive Club (“BAEC”) Member (membership terms and conditions apply) and is enrolled and registered with one of the participating hotel partner loyalty programmes.
  • By taking part in this promotion, Eligible Participants confirm that they accept these Terms and Conditions.
  • Participating hotel partners are Carlson Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Hyatt Hotels & Resorts, Intercontinental Hotel Group, Marriott and Shangri-La & Starwood.
  • Participating hotel loyalty programmes are Club Carlson, Hilton HHonors, Hyatt Gold Passport, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards, Starwood Preferred Guest and Golden Circle.
  • To become a member of any of the hotel loyalty programmes click here and simply choose the relevant hotel partner, follow the links to enrol via their website.
  • Eligible Participants will receive up to 25% more BAEC Avios (“Bonus Avios”) when they convert Qualifying Hotel Loyalty Points into Avios during the Qualifying Period. “Qualifying Hotel Loyalty Points” means a minimum of requirement of loyalty points earned through the Hotel Loyalty Programme. Minimum amounts vary between hotel partners: Club Carlson - 2,000 points; Hilton HHonors - 10,000; Hyatt Gold Passport – 5,000; IHG Rewards – 10,000; Marriott Rewards – 10,000; Starwood Preferred Guest – 2,500 and Golden Circle – 2,500.
  • The standard earn rate for loyalty points earned through the hotel loyalty programmes varies according to the hotel partner. For example Hyatt Gold Passport Programme is 1 Avios for every 2.5 loyalty points converted. Therefore, an Eligible Participant who converts 5,000 of Hyatt Gold Passport Programme loyalty points will earn 2,500 Avios in total. For full details on the earn rates per hotel partner please click here.
  • “Qualifying Period” means: Between 4th May and 31st May 2015 for Hilton HHonors, Club Carlson Gold Passport, IHG Rewards Club, Marriott Rewards & Starwood Preferred Guest: Between 21st April and 31st May 2015 for Hyatt Gold Passport members and between 1st April and 30th June 2015 for Golden Circle members.
  • To participate, Eligible Participants must first enrol if they are not already members and then visit the relevant hotel website to convert their loyalty points into Avios.
  • Bonus Avios can take 4-6 weeks to show on your account from the date of conversion. Once they have been credited, you can start redeeming them for flights, hotels and Avis car hire. Taxes, fees and charges remain payable by the BAEC Member. Reward flights are subject to availability and capacity control and availability may be limited at peak times.
  • Loyalty points from the different participating hotel loyalty programmes cannot be redeemed together and must be redeemed separately.
  • Loyalty points earned with the participating hotel loyalty programmes during the Qualifying Period are valid for this promotion, provided that they are redeemed within the Qualifying Period.
  • Bonus Avios is non-redeemable for cash.
  • Bonus Avios is issued subject to the BAEC Terms and Conditions and all passengers and baggage are subject to the general terms and conditions of carriage.
  • Hotel loyalty scheme membership, and earning and redemption of Qualifying Hotel Loyalty Points are subject to the Terms and Conditions of each specific hotel’s loyalty scheme in addition to British Airways Terms and Conditions, as applicable.
  • Standard Avios are issued in addition to Bonus Avios.
  • This promotion cannot be used in conjunction with any other British Airways or participating hotel partner offer or promotion.
  • The Promoters reserve the right to withdraw the promotion or amend these terms and conditions without prior notice at any time, for whatever reason, and without any liability to customers for doing so.
  • By taking part in this promotion, participants agree to the personal data they supply being used by the Promoters or their agents or subcontractors to administer this promotion, who will only use the information provided for the purpose of administering the promotion.
  • This promotion shall be governed by the laws of England & Wales and the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.
  • This promotion is provided by: Club Carlson - Carlson Hotels Inc. having its registered office 701 Carlson Parkway, MS 8203, Minnetonka, MN 55305, USA, Hilton HHonors Worldwide, having its registered office at L.L.C. 7930 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, Virginia 22102, USA , Hyatt Corporation having its registered office at 71 S. Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, 60606, USA, InterContinental Hotels Group PLC having its registered office at Broadwater Partk, Denham, Buckinghamshire, UB9 5HR, UK, Marriott® having its registered office at Albemarle Street, London W1S 4HQ, UK, Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd having its registered office 28/F Kerry Centre, 683 King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc having its registered office at One StarPoint, Stamford, CT, USA and British Airways Plc Waterside, PO Box 365, Harmondsworth, UB7 0GB. Registered No. 1777777 England.