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#1
Elyria, Ohio
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I am sure this is probably the wrong place to ask this or even if I can post the website but has anyone ever used lastminutetravel for hotel bookings? Are they reliable?
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It is not my favorite..
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A friend of mine just told me about a phone app called hotel tonight. I've not used it, but she has with great results.

I've always used Kayak to get hotel ideas.
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We use 123stay.com. been happy with them. just print out their email about hotel and price so you have it when you check in.
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Originally posted by penguinscott
A friend of mine just told me about a phone app called hotel tonight. I've not used it, but she has with great results.

I've always used Kayak to get hotel ideas.
Agreed.
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When looking for a hotel in New Orleans before our April 11th cruise I used Hotels dot com, Travelocity dot com and Expedia dot com and they were all priced with one or two dollars of each other.
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#7
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Originally posted by H3one6B
I am sure this is probably the wrong place to ask this or even if I can post the website but has anyone ever used lastminutetravel for hotel bookings? Are they reliable?
Hi,
I have used LMT twice. Both times the rates that I paid were lower than if I booked directly with the hotel.
Both times I called them as well ( after seeing their posted rate on the web site) and they lower the rate a little more.
#8
California
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I have used them a couple of times. For hotels that I could 'guess' it was OK. I booked a hotel for Spain and it was not 'in town' as advertised. LMT did nothing except say 5 miles away was 'in town'. In town to me is walking distance to restaurants and other sites.
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#9
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Travelocity, Expedia, Priceline and Hotwire were all similar pricing when I recently booked a hotel in NYC across from the airport, so I could take a cruise the next day. I got a nice hotel for $96 plus tax...I thought that was great! I narrowed it down to Priceline, and instead of doing the bidding part, I took the Express deal that popped up...and was guaranteed one of about 4 hotels around the airport. I lucked out and got the best one I think...Hampton at LaGuardia.

One time I used Priceline for a precruise hotel in Miami and also got a fabulous hotel there too for a very low price..$75, that was 4 years ago, so prices have gone up since. It was super nice...and it was from bidding for my price, so you never know.
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