Times are tough for everyone. We all want to hear less about the recession and more about great deals and value for money! Here are a few tips on how to do just that when it comes to booking a hotel break.
- Plan Ahead vs Last Minute Deals
It’s true that if a hotel has rooms left to sell they can offer a last minute deal at excellent value for money. However,
- Be conscious of the seasons
All hotels base their room prices on supply and demand. Pick off-peak seasons and dates to get the best rates e.g. November to January (with the exception of New Years) are renowned for being the quietest months for hotels and also Sunday –Thursday are usually the quietest days of the week so if you can travel those days instead you can save the extra cash for something nice!
- Book direct
Hotels pay commission on third party websites. You’ll always get the best rate from the hotel directly through the hotel’s own website www.treacysgroup.com