Priceline Bidding help
- Keep in mind the days of the week you want to book.
Hotels in most cities offer their lowest rates and biggest
discounts on weekends—Friday, Saturday, and sometimes Sunday
nights—and around holidays, except during special events.
Because weekend rates are usually priced 25 - 50% off regular
rates, do not base your bid on a Wednesday rate
if you are actually arriving on Friday.
Orlando, Las Vegas, and most resorts are exceptions: Sunday
through Wednesday are cheapest in Vegas, Thursday higher, and
Friday and especially Saturday nights most expensive. You can
practically (well, almost) name any price at the best hotels in
Las Vegas if you book for mid-week nights when there are no
conventions in town.
- Of course, hotels in resort areas give bigger discounts during
- Once you authorize priceline to charge your credit card, your
reservations become non-refundable and cannot be changed in any
way, even by paying a penalty.
- You can only rebid on a hotel range with the same particulars
once every 72 hours.
You can rebid immediately if you change the neighborhood,
city, dates, or star category