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An update on Hyatt and IHG Best Rate Guarantees

An update on Hyatt and IHG Best Rate Guarantees

Best Rate Guarantees allow you to match any website against the rate you booked at the hotel chain website. The chains like it because it allows them to enforce the 'Best Rate Guarantee' they have in their franchise agreements and consumers are made effective crowd-sourcing instruments. Hotels like it because it allows them to receive […]

Posted on May 29, 2014 by in Best Rate Guarantee

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Best Rate Guarantees – Are major hotels chains cheating on their marketing promise?

Best Rate Guarantees – Are major hotels chains cheating on their marketing promise?

I strongly urge Hilton, Hyatt and Club Carlson to stop falsely advertising and remove the 'Best Rate Guarantee' claim from their websites or improve their guarantee to a level that it becomes usable for an average consumer. Best Rate Guarantees are a major 'selling tool' for hotel chains to get customers to their hotel website. […]

Posted on February 26, 2014 by in Best Rate Guarantee, Travel Deals

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Expedia launches ‘Expedia Rewards Hotel Price Guarantee’ – price match up to the night before check-in

Expedia launches ‘Expedia Rewards Hotel Price Guarantee’ – price match up to the night before check-in

Expedia has launched a secondary guarantee to it's Best Price Guarantee. The existing Best Price Guarantee is a rather generous policy that gives you $50 for each valid claim where you find a hotel room cheaper on another English website. However it only guarantees prices for 24 hours from the time of the booking at […]

Posted on June 27, 2013 by in Best Rate Guarantee, Expedia Coupons

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How to file a Marriott Best Rate Guarantee claim (Look No Further claim)

How to file a Marriott Best Rate Guarantee claim (Look No Further claim)

This is the third post in our series about understanding BRGs. Now Marriott calls its version the Look No Further Guarantee but it's just the same thing. Marriott's BRG strength are it's rather flexible terms and it's speedy, no-nonsense processing. Here are the marriott.com BRG claim properly: 1) Identify Marriott hotels in the location you'd […]

Posted on February 18, 2013 by in Best Rate Guarantee, Marriott Rewards Points

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