Citi says it has ‘most flexible’ travel credit card in the UAE
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Citi says it has ‘most flexible’ travel credit card in the UAE

Citi says it has ‘most flexible’ travel credit card in the UAE

The Prestige credit card offers reward points that can be converted to 12 airline partners frequent flyer loyalty programmes  

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This Citibank credit card is presently the “most flexible travel card in the UAE market”, according to the bank.

The Citi Prestige credit card offers users the chance to earn points as part of the bank’s ThankYou rewards scheme when they spend, which can then be transferred to the loyalty programme of 12 airline partners including Etihad Airways, British Airways, and Turkish Airlines, among others at a rate of 1:1.

Cardholders will receive 3 ThankYou points for every $1 (Dhs3.625) spent internationally and 2 reward points for every $1 spent locally.

Another travel benefit that the card offers is a complimentary fourth night free at any hotel worldwide (with no blackout dates). The booking has to be made via the Citi Prestige concierge and fully paid for using the card.

Travellers can also use 15,000 ThankYou points to redeem Dhs500 on any travel-related purchase.

The card also offers the LoungeKey feature, providing complimentary access to over 1,000 airport lounges worldwide to the holder and supplementary cardmembers and one free guest each per visit.

Those travelling through Dubai International Airport can make use of the complimentary Marhaba meet and greet service, which is provided twice per year and allows users to fast-track through airport procedures.

Complimentary travel insurance is also available.

Some of the other benefits of the card include:

  • Unlimited complementary golf at some of the golf courses in Dubai and Abu Dhabi on weekdays and once a month on weekends
  • Buy one get one free movie tickets four times a month at Vox and twice at Reel Cinemas
  • Access to Citi Prestige global concierge team, available to assist 24/7 from anywhere in the world
  • Up to 10,000 annual ThanksYou points upon renewing the card in the second year

Terms and conditions 

The Citi Prestige credit card has a minimum salary requirement of Dhs30,000 per month, and an annual fee of Dhs1,500

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