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Which CC when staying to use at independent hotels
I run a studies abroad program in Italy. All the hotels we stay in are small family run affairs. Is there a CC that would be best to use? I book many rooms at a time and would love to parlay that into bonus category miles on a CC.
Card that have bonuses for hotels included the Citi Prestige and Thank You Premier.
Also for Italy having the Barclaycard Arrival or Arrival Plus as a backup is a very good things as they offer CHIP+PIN technology.
You might also consider the Chase Ink Plus/Sapphire Preferred if UR transfer partners are a better fit for you.