3* Red Lion Hotel Eureka, Ca 09/12/16 Mon night $133

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3* Red Lion Hotel Eureka, Ca 09/12/16 Mon night $133

gogogirl
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Joined: 07 Jun 2009, 16:38

12 Sep 2016, 19:48 #1

Bid 121 rejectedBid 128 rejected (received offer to increase bid to 148)
Bid 133 and accepted
Best hotel website rate 214 (193 Red Lion member discount)
Best 3 * Express Deal (identified as Red Lion) 141

Used Priceline link from BFT.
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Sheryl
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Joined: 16 Jan 2000, 16:19

13 Sep 2016, 02:31 #2

That was expensive. Thank you for placing your bid through our link to Priceline.
Please place all of your Priceline bids through our Priceline link.
Please check rates at Hotwire and make your bookings through our Hotwire link.
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gogogirl
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Joined: 07 Jun 2009, 16:38

19 Sep 2016, 20:38 #3

Yes, I agree that it was expensive.  

While we like this hotel for what Eureka offers, they placed my husband in a ADA room on the first floor near the elevator (while the person in front of him in line was given a choice of being on the 2nd or 3rd floor).  I just spoke with the manager and was told that he was actually 40 feet from the elevator and that Priceline had booked him an ADA room so that is what the front desk clerk gave him so he said my beef is with Priceline.  He acknowledged that my husband was put in a room that they fill last because of the least desirable location.  He also confirmed that the hotel was not full and that there were other rooms available.


I called Priceline and Priceline confirmed that while their contract does not guarantee the room type/location, it also states that if the hotel is not willing to give a similar quality room to Priceline guests as to other guests booking directly then the hotel should not participate in the program.  I will call the hotel manager and remind him of that fact. 
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