4* Hyatt Regency Chicago Express Deal Fri 10/21-Mon 10/24 $110

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4* Hyatt Regency Chicago Express Deal Fri 10/21-Mon 10/24 $110

Airchait
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23 Oct 2016, 13:30 #1

We accessed Priceline through the BFT link. 

We needed one room for Friday night for 3 nights, on the same day, at 2:30 pm, on the same day.

We had business in the downtown area, so we did not want to be out in the O'Hare area, where there was a 4 stat hotel, probably the Hyatt Regency O'Hare, for $77 per night, plus parking. 'Hare Express Deal for a 3.5 star with free parking, for $77.00, probably the Hyatt Rosemont.  This was attractive, but would have meant up to a 45 minute drive each way, each day to downtown for a music video shoot.  

We started looking at Express Deals on Thursday, the day before the shoot downtown, but the 4 star hotels were all in the $160 dollar per night range, and there was a 3.5 star, probably the Holiday Inn Trade Mart, for $122.  We only considered hotels with Priceline Guest ratings of at least 8 out of ten, which is the main value of Express Deals over bidding.ofriday morning, the day we were travelling, the Express Deal prices had not dropped at noon.  However, at 2:30 pm, this 4 star in the Millennium Park area popped up at $110, which we purchased.


The  Hyatt had a Priceline retail price for tonight of $299.00.

This is an excellent hotel at a very good price. Priceline gives the hotel an 8.7 guest rating. The hotel is also in a very nice area, with many excellent restaurants nearby.


Valet parking with in and out is $65, but there is a self park with an elevator right up to the hotel, which is only running us $16.00 per night, if we park late in the evening after our business is done, and leave by 8:30 am each morning.



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23 Oct 2016, 16:21 #2

Thank you for making your purchase 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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25 Oct 2016, 02:54 #3

Amazing job. I haven't seen rates like this in awhile. Will look into it for a business trip and hopefully score.
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