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Old May 27th, 2008, 08:40 AM
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Originally Posted by wakedreams
If you are picky about where you stay .... why are you gambling on these types of sites. Seems reckless to me..

If you want the Waldorf, don't bid 2stars.
I bid on a 3-star hotel - not a 2-star. In the states a 3-star is a Hyatt, Doubletree, Embassy Suite, etc. We do a lot of traveling and generally choose a Hyatt brand hotel. Unfortunately there were no Hyatt hotels available in San Juan so yes, I took a chance on the seemingly popular Hotwire and it didn't work out. Hence, never using again.

I don't need to stay at the Waldorf to be happy and if I wanted to stay at a more luxurious hotel, I would have chosen the Ritz Carlton outright which is a viable option now at only $269.
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