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Bid Alerts feature for Name Your Own Price hotel rooms
Tags: big deal days, hotel sale, priceline.com

 

 

Summer’s here and that means Hotel Big Deal Days are back.  But this year, there's a twist.  Priceline has added a new Hotel Bid Alerts feature to its Winning Bids service.
 
Winning Bids on priceline.com shows actual successful Name Your Own Price® hotel bids made in the past by other priceline.com customers. Winning Bids show the city, neighborhood, bid amount, estimated percentage savings, and how long ago the bid was made. Now, if you don’t see a winning bid that works for you, you can create a personalized Hotel Bid Alert by entering your desired city, neighborhood, hotel star level (or levels) and bid amount. When someone does get that deal, priceline.com will send you an e-mail alert, so you can try yourself.
 
To check out Big Deal Days and Hotel Bid Alerts, visit http://pcln.com/BigDealDays.   
 
 
 
Here are some examples of Name Your Own Price® winning hotel bids recently made by priceline.com customers for major cities around the country. These winning bids were shown on priceline.com on June 13, 2011. Actual prices and availability are not guaranteed and can change at any time.
 
  • Orlando, Airport Area, 3.5 stars, $55/night, 67% savings.
  • Chicago, Millennium Park, Loop & Grant Park Area, 4 stars, $130/night, 70% savings.
  • Los Angeles, Downtown, 4 stars, $97/night, 64% savings.
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