We all want to find the best deal for anything we buy and hotel accommodation is no exception. There are hundreds of booking services for hotel rooms that sell on behalf of individual hotels and hotel chains, usually at a discounted rate.
These services receive a room allocation to sell at each of the hotels they work with. The individual hotel will give the service a number of rooms with availability and a price for each room. The number of rooms and the price for each room given to each service vary depending on how good the service is at selling the rooms. The more successful the service is, the more availability a hotel is likely to give out and perhaps at a cheaper price than to a different less successful service.A hotel price comparison service can take the hassle out of searching through multiple booking sites one by one to find the best rate and of course availability for the date you require.
If one of the booking services has no availability for a particular date another might have.These services check multiple booking services for availability and returns you a list of results from each with the price they have allowing you to choose either the cheapest rate or your preferred booking service. You can also view full details for each hotel, accommodation photographs, a map of the location and read user reviews. You are then linked through to the booking page of the booking service or individual hotel allowing you to book direct.