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Hilton EMEA 7-Day flash sale Oct 4-10, stay Oct 7-Jan 29

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Hilton has a 7-day flash sale for hotels in Europe, Middle East and Africa ending Sunday, October 10 at 11:59pm London time. Discount room rates are for stays October 7 through January 29, 2017. These are advance purchase nonrefundable rates. Rates are up to 25% off Best Available Rate (flexible cancellation) and up to 30% off for HHonors members.

These discount rates coincide with HHonors Double Up for Double Points global promotion Sep 1 – Dec 31. Book your Flash Sale rate using the Hilton HHonor mobile app and earn triple points (30 points/$1) for stays completed by December 31.

Loyalty Traveler – Hilton HHonors app bookings earn 3x points during Double Up Oct 4-Dec 31.

Room Rate Analysis

Yesterday I checked rates for several cities in Europe where I will be traveling during this flash sale. I did not see the flash sale rates at most Hilton brand hotels in cities I am staying. Room rates in Bratislava and Kosice, Slovakia are two hotels I stayed at last month and the rates for Bratislava are actually higher with the Flash Sale during my winter dates of travel than they were in September.

Vienna has four Hilton-brand hotels, but only the two of the hotels offer the Flash Sale rates. Krakow, Poland has four Hilton brand hotels, but only two of the hotels farther from city center offer the flash sale discount during my dates of travel.

Hilton Garden Inn Krakow Airport

$38 per night

HGI Krakow Poland $38 rate

Poland is one of the least expensive countries in the world for Hilton rates. An airport hotel is at most a one-night stay for me.