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Old July 27th, 2013, 11:45 AM
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Question hotel bidding in Australia

Is there a hotel bidding site for Australian hotels? In the USA I use Priceline but I don't see much activity there for Au & NZ.
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Old July 27th, 2013, 05:16 PM
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you can bid on priceline for our hotel but we don't have an equivalent style site.

The most commonly used are wotif.com.au and lastminute.com.au

For the most part you get a better deal booking direct
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Old July 27th, 2013, 06:23 PM
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Is there a hotel bidding site for Australian hotels? In the USA I use Priceline but I don't see much activity there for Au & NZ.
Grays escape allows "haggling".
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Old July 28th, 2013, 06:49 AM
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You can bid on hotels in all the major cities on Priceline.

That said, there's a much larger range of hotels available from local sites like mentioned above.
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Old July 30th, 2013, 01:12 AM
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Our previous trips to Sydney I was quite satisfied with Priceline (Marriot Circular Quay) but for our trip in April 2014, I was unable to get anything.
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Perhaps it is a bit early for April 2014. I wouldn't use Priceline that far out.
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Old August 1st, 2013, 09:55 PM
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John: The Marriott is the exact hotel I'm hoping to get through Priceline. How far out did you bid last time? When was that trip....how much was your winning bid?
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