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  1. Confirm your dates on the landing page of the link provided below: 3.5* Central Park South for $218 Pets Allowed Business Center Restaurant Airport Shuttle Fitness Center No Smoking Rooms/Facilities ==> best guess for this one would be The Shoreham Hotel Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Let us know how it goes or if we can be of further help.
  2. When bidding 4.5* in the San Francisco region you have TEN re-bid zones. If you're not familiar with re-bidding please read Priceline Re-Bidding Explained and feel free to ask questions and/or confirm your re-bid zones with the board before proceeding. Select 4.5* Fishernams Wharf, SoMa, USE Bid $175, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $195, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $200, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $205, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $208, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $210, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $213, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $215, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $218, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $220, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $223, if rejected close browser and use this link to re-access PRICELINE... Select 4.5* Financial, SoMa, USE Bid $175, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $195, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $200, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $205, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $208, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $210, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $213, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $215, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $218, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $220, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $223, if rejected close browser and use this link to re-access PRICELINE... Select 4.5* Fishernams Wharf, Financial, SoMa, USE Bid $225, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $228, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $230, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $233, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $235, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $238, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $240, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $243, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $245, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $248, if rejected add re-bid zone... Bid $250 If the above is rejected you could also take this offer (confirm your dates on the landing page of the provided link): 4.5* Financial District - Embarcadero for $266 Pets Allowed Business Center Restaurant Fitness Center ==> which would be $253/nite when using our exclusive PRICELINE EXPRESS promotion in my signature below (or at the top of the board)... best guess for this one would be the Le Meridien San Francisco Any questions feel free to ask. Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Good luck and let us know how it goes.
  3. Please keep all posts for the same stay in the same thread. Once you win a hotel, use the 'ADD REPLY and REPORT WIN' button on the upper right corner of the page to edit the topic title to reflect your win and to provide the details of your purchase. This helps keep the board better organized by reducing the number of unresolved threads that don't have any follow-up or conclusion. For this PRICELINE EXPRESS offer (confirm your dates on the landing page): 3.5* Hyannis for $122 Business Center Indoor or Outdoor Pool ==> best guess would be the Resort And Conference Center At Hyannis For the HOTWIRE property I believe there are more amenities then what you have posted above as HOTWIRE has a new interface that does not show the complete set of amenities unless you search using the EASY VIEW TAB of our BiddingHelper.com tool. (always use this method for your searches/purchases to ensure you're seeing the complete amenity set and for an easy comparison of PRICELINE vs. HOTWIRE, as well as to use our new IS THIS A GOOD PRICE feature). If you repeat your search using our BiddingHelper.com tool... use the HOTWIRE EASY VIEW tab and then click the GREEN BUTTON next to this listing, do you see more amenities (including any accessible amenities) then what you have listed above? Using this method, below is the full list of amenities i'm seeing for the 3 star hotel in this zone when searching for your dates: 3* Eastham - Orleans for $89.00 Free Parking Free Internet Indoor Pool Smoke Free Fitness Pool Restaurant Business Laundry Hi-Speed Internet Golf Tennis Blind Accessible Travel Accessible Room Accessible Bathroom Accessible Handicapped Parking Roll-in Shower ==> the Four Points by Sheraton Eastham Cape Cod would be my best guess here If you bid on PRICELINE you need to be willing to accept any hotel in the zone at the star rating (or higher) that you bid... so how would you then be able to avoid any hotels that charged for parking or other fees? Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Let us know what you decide and how it goes or how we can be of further help.
  4. Congratulations on your success and thank you for sharing your results with the board... glad to see it was the hotel you were hoping for. I believe there may have been more amenities than you listed in your post, which would not have been seen unless you searched using the EASY VIEW TAB of our BiddingHelper.com tool. (always use this method for your searches/purchases to ensure you're seeing the complete amenity set and for an easy comparison of PRICELINE vs. HOTWIRE, as well as to use our new IS THIS A GOOD PRICE feature). Can you please add a reply to this thread confirming the full list of amenities associated with this property (including any accessible amenities)... you can still view this information by going to HOTWIRE and clicking the MY ACCOUNT link near the top right of their home page. (the accessible amenities may be listed in the next block of text below the 'regular' amenities) Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Thanks, have a great trip!
  5. Please list the zones you're willing to accept (or those that have 4.5/5 star hotels) and we will suggest a strategy for you to follow. Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Thanks.
  6. Welcome to BetterBidding! Which zones are acceptable and what is your maximum bid price? (per nite before taxes/fees) Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases.
  7. Best guess/comments for each: 2.5* HOTWIRE Destin for $229.00 Free Parking Free Internet Beachfront BR2 Kitchen Smoke Free A/C Laundry in room Fitness Pool Front Desk Hi-Speed Internet Golf Kitchenette ==> no guess Destin 3 star for $259/nt ==> this one comes to $1125 when you include taxes, fees, condo/resort/cleaning fee... would this be acceptable or would you sooner go with one of your other options (or a cheaper PRICELINE EXPRESS / HOTWIRE option)? Ft Walton Beach-3.5 stars for $214/nt ==> is $1150 all-in within the budget and likely hotel for purchase (again, given your other options) Ft. Walton Beach-2.5 stars for $185/nt, ==> over $1000 all-in 2.5* HOTWIRE Miramar Beach for $285.00 ==> nearly $1300 all-in ( think this is the Huntington by the Sea by Sterling Resorts, but again, is this worthwhile compared to your other options??) You can also try searching our sister site MAPS and HOTELS.com and then look along the coastline to see what is on the beach and within your price range / budget. Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Let us know what you decide and how it goes or ow we can be of further help.
  8. I see the property now when using the revised dates (confirm your dates on the landing page of the provided link): 3* Hyannis for $103 Business Center Restaurant Free Internet Indoor or Outdoor Pool Fitness Center No Smoking Rooms/Facilities ==> best guess for this one would be the Hyannis Harbor Hotel Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Let us know how it goes or if we can be of further help.
  9. Sorry to hear you received a hotel other than what you were expecting, but it's been over 3+ weeks since we looked at and research the previous property above... i believe the HOTWIRE offer changed in this time period. The 3.9 out of 5 is the average of all the criteria that HOTWIRE asks previous guests to rate (location, cleanliness, condition, etc) whereas the 90% figure is the number who would recommend this property... these are two different values and measure two different things. The median published price is an average price of hotel of this star rating in the same zone for your travel dates... not an average price of the specific hotel that you purchased. With the above noted the two properties are similarly reviewed, and although i'm not sure how the locations differ, you would have likely had the same issues even if you had won the Hotel Petit Palace Plaza del Carmen (as that property too has a 3.9/5.0 overall HOTWIRE guest rating and is also priced within a few dollars of the Petit Palace Plaza Espana that you actually won) If you do decide to use HOTWIRE (or PRICELINE EXPRESS) again in the future feel free to ask the board for help just before your purchase (or if a long time transpires between your search and your purchase then get confirmation again for the board) and we will try to help you land a more satisfactory outcome. Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Enjoy your stay... hope it goes better than you expect.
  10. Congratulations on your success! Sorry to see these dates proved to be so expensive, but with a conventionally booked room for this nite going for over $450+ per nite, this would look to be a very good deal! Thank you for sharing your win with the board. Please use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases. Enjoy your stay.
  11. I see it now when searching for 2rooms/2adults/4children: 4* HOTWIRE Burj Khalifa - The Dubai Mall for $72.00 Free Parking Smoke Free Fitness Pool Restaurant Business Laundry Hi-Speed Internet Golf Kitchenette Childrens Activities Travel Accessible Bathroom Accessible Handicapped Parking ==> best guess for this property would be the Villa Rotana Typically hotels either offer a free breakfast or it is available for purchase in the hotel restaurant. Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases. Let us know how it goes or if we can be of further help.
  12. ... or how about this one (confirm your dates on the landing page of the provided link): 3* Fort Walton Beach for $233 Free Parking Business Center Restaurant Indoor or Outdoor Pool Fitness Center No Smoking Rooms/Facilities ==> best guess here would be the Wyndham Garden Fort Walton Beach Destin, which if correct appears to be Beachfront and with our exclusive 5% off promo (see top page or my signature below) brings this within your originally stated budget Thoughts on this PRICELINE EXPRESS offer? Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases.
  13. I started to look at the HOTWIRE offers in your first post and it appears you have listed the same amenity set for each property, but i assume the amenities differ for each one, no? Please confirm the amenity set associated with each. Also, if you click thru on the offer(s) and look at the total quite a few of these have high resort/condo fees...exclude any that are beyond what you are willing to spend for this trip. Please remember to return to BetterBidding and use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases... or thru our sister site MAPSandHOTELS.com for your regular rate purchases.
  14. Congratulations on your success! Hope you're happy with the outcome and looking forward to your stay and this very well reviewed property! Thank you for sharing your win with the board and helping us add this hotel to the Priceline Express Hotel List. Please use the PRICELINE and HOTWIRE links on the board to begin your travel purchases. Enjoy your stay.
  15. Congratulations on your success! Sorry this wasn't the hotel you were expecting, but i like the attitude of looking forward to trying something new. Feel free to ask the board for help before your future 'opaque' purchases as we can often confirm (or negate) what it is that you think you're about to purchase. Thank you for sharing your win and using the PRICELINE links on the board to begin your purchase. In the future please use the 'ADD REPLY and REPORT WIN' button on the upper right corner of the page as this will allow you to edit the topic title of your existing thread to reflect your win as well as add a reply with the details of your purchase (you can't see the button now since it can only be used once and then it disappears... and we just used it to edit your topic title) Do you recall the amenities that PRICELINE EXPRESS associated with this property and showed prior to your purchase? Enjoy your stay.