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Hotel Bidding Tips for Priceline Hotels

Priceline hotel bidding allows you to bid on the same particulars just once every 24 hours. However, BidonTravel teaches not only how to determine the lowest acceptable bid but also how to rebid immediately on Priceline hotels.

Follow these six easy steps—

Step One — Check Priceline winning bids

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Priceline star quality ratings closely track AAA auto club diamond ratings, but may differ based on customer feedback.

Step Two — Check best no-bidding sale rates

Both Priceline and Hotwire.com—Priceline's main competitor—offer deeply discounted sales prices.

Check one or both:

Express Deals, Hotels up to 45% off with NO bidding!

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Step Three — Check regular prices for your dates

If have not already done so, check. These rates show hotel names prior to booking.

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Are lots of hotels available for your star-quality level?

Step Four — Determine your smartest bid

Figure a bid at 20 - 25% less than the best sale price you found above. But pick an even lower bid if you —

The more of these are true, the more aggressive you can be.

Figure a higher bid if you can’t rebid at all.

BidOnTravel’s best hotel bidding tip for Priceline hotels

Bid in a way that lets you immediately rebid, so you can be more aggressive with a low first bid. If it fails, you can bid higher. If it is accepted, you've put extra money in your pocket.

Step Five — Place your bid

Remember with Priceline hotels: no refunds, no changes.

Now that you’ve figured your smartest bid —

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Step Six — Follow through

Priceline hotels lowest price guarantee

If you find a lower published-price than what you bid for exactly the same hotel bidding itinerary (hotel, dates, type of room, etc.), within 24 hours of booking available to the general public, Priceline will:

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Enjoy your Priceline hotels stay and your hotel bidding guaranteed savings!