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You’d think it’d be enough that there would be such a great signup bonus (apparently changing on Tuesday — so get the card now), triple points on air and hotel spend, lounge access, and a free golf benefit. Add on an airfare credit, global entry credit, strong travel protections, and fourth night free on hotel bookings and you’ve got a pretty unbeatable package.
But the Citi Prestige Card seems to be in a surprise and delight mood.
As TedG relayed in the comments, Citi sent him a $50 Amazon gift card as a thank you for using the 4th night free hotel benefit.
Wait… they are thanking him for taking a full rebate on the 4th night of a hotel stay? And Ted reports this is the second time he’s gotten a $50 Amazon gift card as a thank you in the three times he’s used the benefit.
The Prestige card is my “goto” card. I’ve used the 4th night free three times and today (for the second time) I have received a $50 Amazon gift card from Citi Prestige Concierge. Today is Prime Day. I’m going shopping! Everyone should look for this email:
Security Zone: Member since: 2015 Account ending in: XXXX
Dear Ted :
Thank you for using your Citi® Prestige Concierge to book your upcoming hotel stay utilizing our “Fourth Night Free” benefit. We are glad that you are able to “stay a little bit longer”, thanks to this benefit available exclusively to Citi® Prestige cardmembers.
As a small token of our appreciation and your loyalty, we are including in this email a $50 Amazon.com Gift Card. This is our way of saying “thank you” for using this service and being a loyal Citi® Prestige cardmember.
Your Amazon.com Gift Card can easily be redeemed for purchases on Amazon.com.
To redeem your gift card, follow these steps:
Click Redeem a Gift Card and enter the Claim Code when prompted.
Gift card funds will be applied automatically to eligible orders during the checkout process.
You must pay for any remaining balance on your order with another payment method.
Your gift card claim code may also be entered when prompted during checkout. To redeem your gift card using the Amazon.com 1-Click® service, first add the gift card funds to Your Account.
If you have questions about redeeming your gift card, please visit http://www.amazon.com/gc-redeem. If you have questions regarding this offer from your Concierge, please contact your Concierge.
I love a card that gives you more than they’ve promised!