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IHG Credit Card Review: Is it the only way to earn Holiday Inn and Intercontinental rewards?

Pros

Enjoy a free night each year of card membership at over 4,900 hotels worldwide

Automatic platinum elite status, as long as you remain a credit cardmember

Cons

Other cards earn points that you can transfer to IHG, as well as several other potentially more valuable travel programs

There is an annual fee ($0 introductory annual fee the first year, then $49)

Overall Rating
4/5 Stars   
Key Features

You’ll enjoy a free night each year of card membership at over 4,900 hotels worldwide. When you use the card, earn 5 points for each $1 spent at IHG hotels, 2 points per $1 spent on purchases at gas stations, grocery stores and restaurants. You can use bonus points at hotels such as Intercontinental® Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts and Holiday Inn®, and you’ll also get automatic Platinum Elite status, as long as you remain a cardmember.

 

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Partner Offer

50,000 bonus points

Intro Offer

$0 introductory annual fee, then $95

Annual Fee

$0

Foreign Transaction Fee Waived

Yes

Points Can Transfer to Airline Miles ?

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7 thoughts on IHG Credit Card Review: Is it the only way to earn Holiday Inn and Intercontinental rewards?

  1. D. Peterson

    I have the Visa-IHG card. Will they accept my application for this Master Card option?

    Thanks, D

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