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The Renaissance Hotel Downtown Atlanta has just changed hands and is now a Melia Hotel. They were installing the new signs this weekend. Its now a Melia Hotel (good weekend rates). Unless it pops up on Priceline, suggest it be removed from the 3.5 star listing for downtown atlanta.

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Thanks for the info... we've updated the Priceline Hotel List accordingly.

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Mount Washington Hotel and Conference Center in Baltimore, MD University Area is now showing up on Hotwire as a 3.5 star property again. It seems to flip back & forth between 3 & 3.5 stars.

Thanks!

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The Wyndham and Baymont are no longer in downtown Atlanta (they closed and sold to the local University, rumors are they're to be made into dorms). Just thought it was worthy of note since they're still listed as possible downtown hotels.

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Priceline has upgraded to 4 stars the Portola Hotel in Monterey, CA per vacation package search 6/28/11-6/30/11.

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Got it... i've updated the Priceline Hotel List.

Thanks!

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Thanks for the heads-up on the boundary merge. :)

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Priceline has split the Ontario, California zone into "Ontario East-Rancho Cucamonga" and "Ontario West-Upland".

Ontario East-Rancho Cucamonga

3.5* Hilton

3* Aloft

3* Hilton Garden Inn

3* Hotel Indigo (now Ontario Grand Inn)

3* Hyatt Place Ontario Mills

2.5* Best Western Inn & Suites

2* La Quinta

Ontario West-Upland

3.5* Doubletree Airport

3.5* Marriott Airport

3.5* Sheraton Airport

3* Ayres Boutique Suites Airport

3* Residence Inn

2.5* Ayres Hotel & Suites Convention Center

2.5* Country Inn & Suites Vineyard (now Motel 6)

2.5* Holiday Inn Airport

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THANKS... i've updated the hotel lists with both of the changes above.

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Priceline has now separated downtown Oakland/Alameda, CA and the airport area back into two separate zones.

Oakland/Alameda

3* Courtyard Downtown

3* Marriott City Center

2.5* Executive Inn and Suites

2* Coral Reef Inn And Condosuites

Oakland Airport

3* Courtyard Airport

3* Hilton Oakland Airport

3* Holiday Inn and Suites

3* Park Plaza

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Priceline's former Tampa Airport zone is split into three zones: Airport North, Airport South-Westshore, and Airport West.

Tampa Airport North

2.5* Country Inn & Suites

2* Homestead Suites

Tampa Airport South-Westshore

4* Intercontinental

4* Renaissance

3.5* Crowne Plaza Westshore

3.5* Doubletree Airport

3.5* Marriott Airport

3.5* Marriott Westshore (1001 N. Westshore Blvd.)

3.5* Sheraton Suites

3.5* Wyndham Tampa Westshore (formerly Quorum Hotel)

3* Embassy Suites

3* Hyatt Place

2* Extended Stay Deluxe Airport North

Tampa Airport West

4* Grand Hyatt

4* Westin Tampa Bay

3.5* Doubletree Guest Suites

2.5* Chase Suite Hotel

2.5* Best Western Bay Harbor (formerly Radisson Bay Harbor)

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Priceline's former Miami Airport zone is split in two. New zones are Miami Airport and Miami Airport West-Doral.

Miami Airport

4* Hilton

4* Sofitel

3.5* Crowne Plaza

3.5* Doubletree Miami Mart

3.5* Embassy Suites

3.5* Marriott Airport

3.5* Wyndham Miami Airport (now Sheraton, not reported to board)

3* Courtyard Airport South

3* Holiday Inn Airport

3* Residence Inn Airport South

3* Summerfield Suites

2.5* Doubletree Club

2.5* Springhill Suites Airport South

2* Homestead Suites-Miami Springs

2* Red Roof Inn Miami Airport

1* Days Inn Miami Airport North (NW 36th St)

1* Homestead Suites Blue Lagoon

Miami Airport West-Doral

4* Intercontinental at Doral

4* Marriott Doral Golf Resort & Spa

3* Courtyard Airport West/Doral

3* Holiday Inn Doral Airport West

3* Staybridge Suites Airport West

2.5* Amerisuites (now 3* Hyatt Place Airport West, not yet reported)

2* Candlewood Suites Airport West

2* Fairfield Inn Airport West

2* Homestead Suites Doral

2* La Quinta Inn North

2* Wellesley Inn (now 2.5* Holiday Inn Express Doral, not yet reported)

1* Studio Plus (now 2* Extended Stay Deluxe Airport, not yet reported)

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Priceline's South Beach zone in Miami was divided into three: South Beach Central, Collins Avenue Oceanfront, and Ocean Drive.

South Beach Central

4* Anglers Boutique Resort

4* Mondrian

3* Courtyard South Beach

3* Wyndham Garden

2.5* Carlton South Beach

2.5* Catalina Hotel & Beach Club

2.5* New Clinton Hotel

2* Astor Hotel

2* Chesterfield

2* Fairwind Hotel & Suites

2* Hotel Chelsea

2* Hotel Shelley

2* President Hotel

Collins Avenue Oceanfront

Resort Loews Miami Beach (Resort bidding no longer offered in zone)

4* The National

4* Raleigh Hotel

4* Sagamore Hotel

4* The Shore Club

3* Doubletree Surfcomber

3* Royal Palm

3* South Seas Hotel

2.5* Hotel Nash

2.5* Richmond Hotel

2.5* Shelburne Beach Resort

Ocean Drive

4* Hotel Victor

4* The Tides

3.5* Marriott South Beach

2* Century Hotel

2* Wave Hotel

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In Orlando, FL the west end of the Airport MCO zone is split off into a new zone called Orlando Airport West-FL Mall Area.

The 3.5* Florida Hotel and Conference Center is the only reported hotel in the new West zone. All other reported hotels remain in the revised Airport MCO zone.

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The Ramada in Stratford is actually in the Bridgeport area or zone, according to the Priceline maps. You will not get this hotel by trying via the stratford-milford zone. Just thought I'd let you know as this can be confusing since the name says Stratford Ramada but it is in the Bpt area. :)

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Priceline's Civic Center zone in San Francisco is split into Civic Center South-Hayes Valley and Japantown-Civic Center North. This is a return to how things used to be.

Civic Center South-Hayes Valley

3* Holiday Inn Civic Center

2.5* Hotel Whitcomb

2* Good Hotel

Japantown-Civic Center North

3* Holiday Inn Golden Gateway

3* Hotel Carlton

2.5* Hotel Vertigo (not yet reported)

2.5* Opal Hotel

2* Best Western Hotel Tomo (not yet reported)

2* Hotel Cova (not yet reported)

1* Monarch Hotel

The 1* Renoir was in the old Civic Center zone but since the redraw it's not in any zone. They must not participate in NYOP anymore.

Also a few hotels have been downgraded:

4* Hilton Financial District (FD-Embarcadero zone) now 3.5*

3* Pickwick Hotel (SOMA-Moscone zone) now 2.5*

2.5* Best Western Grosvenor (SFO North-San Bruno zone) now 2*

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