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Old July 16th, 2010, 11:22 AM
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Just been successful in using priceline hotel bid system for the first time..and bagged a great deal...
4 nights before my cruise in the HYATT Fort Lauderdale for $300 inc all taxes, which is half the going rate...fantastic. 24th Nov to 28th Nov.

started my bid for any 3 star, in the beach and downtown area, three days ago at 50 dollars...REJECTED...24 hours later, tried at 55 dollars...REJECTED...etc etc, till today put in $65 and it was accepted. so everything booked now:-)
One question.... car hire seems quite cheap..is it worth having one for getting around and seeing the area? In anyones opinion?
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Old July 16th, 2010, 04:41 PM
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Yes - cars come in very handy in Miami. It is worth it if you really want to get around and see a lot.

Congratulations on snagging a GREAT deal!
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Last October, by reviewing Biddingfortravel.com, I saw the Rennaissance Hotel, right down the street from the Hyatt, which is my favorite area to precruise, was going for $59.00 per night. I bid just that on Priceline, and I got it...I also used PL to get my midsize car, for $18.00 a day!

I plan on using Priceline for my precruise again, for October. Love to hear when Cruisemates great deals and share them! yay You!
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