Month: February 2017

Focus on Sardegna

Considered one of the most beautiful places in Europe, Sardinia is Italy’s second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Full of magic and beauty, it is a must-see destination. Today we’ll give you more than enough reasons to see Sardinia if you’ve never visited before!   First of all, of course we’ll talk about the beaches, since Sardinia has plenty of them and they are all absolutely wonderful. Along the coast of the entire island there are sandy and rocky beaches, covered in white cliffs and clear waters in all colors, from white, to orange and brown, and even hues of grey or black. They are all perfect destinations to spend your holidays, whether you want to go for a swim or simply lay by the water and soak in the sun.     Sardinia is full of wonderful nature that you can admire in the La Maddalena Archipelago National Park, a protected area since 1994 that consists mostly of uninhabited islands surrounded by clear waters. You can also visit the Su Gorroppu ravine for …

Our new Better Deal feature a great success

Today we are more than proud to share with you the success of our new feature – Better Deal. It has been something that we have been planning for a long time, to make our platform even more consumer-friendly, and it makes us truly happy to see how successful and popular it has become in such a short period of time.   In just over a week, we have received 3,576 requests and have been able to rebook 3,124 of them, which means nearly 90% successful booking changes!   Out of this astonishing number, we have found that the average reduction in room prices has amounted to 26 euro. Some of the customers even rebooked their entire trip with us! The biggest savings so far that we have achieved was 77 euro for a stay at a wonderful hotel in Italy.   We have launched Twitter, Facebook, and Google campaigns that have reached over a million displays, and the articles about our new feature have been included in over 100 different media outlets covering the …

Bidroom Nominated For the Zoover Award

We are very happy to announce that Bidroom has been nominated for the Zoover Award! The Zoover Awards are held annually and reward the best accommodations as well as the best online booking platforms. We have been nominated in the prestigious Best Hotel Booking Platform category among some of the biggest brands in the business. These awards are in our opinion especially important because it is you – the people – who get to choose the winners. And, while being appreciated by the market, is of course incredibly important, what truly matters in any industry, is the appreciation of the customers. It is a great honour to be up against many other big companies of this tough industry, and we hope that our devotion and fairness, as well as the fact that since the beginning we have always put both hotels and their guest at the top of our priorities, will help us win. The voting began on February 13th and ends on the 31st of March The winners in each category will be announced …

Best Destinations For a Romantic Getaway

Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, so we find it appropriate to discuss some of the best destinations for all the lovebirds out there! So go ahead and take a look at our little list, and see if you get inspired.   Venice An obvious choice, this amazing Italian city is a must-see, not only for the lovers! Full of rich history, you will be mesmerized by the lovely surprises in store for you. Spice up your tastebuds with a traditional local dish, Fegato alla Veneziana, while enjoying the views of the canals in a candlelit restaurant. And afterwards take a gondola ride through the canals to finish off a perfect evening together.     Paris Of course, we couldn’t leave out the City of Love in our recommended list. Known for its aged wines, rich cuisine, and romantic atmosphere, Paris is one of the best destinations for couples. Love is literally in the air in the French capital. From the long walks down the Seine River, to the romantic rooftop dinners, to taking the iconic kissing …

Bidroom guarantees you a Better Deal

Today we’ve announced a new functionality of our platform, that will encourage you to cancel your bookings at other booking websites and rebook with Bidroom, as it simply saves your money. Whenever you’ve already booked a stay at a hotel, you can send your booking confirmation to save@bidroom.com and we will guarantee you a better offer for the same room, on the same dates. The process is extremely simple – all you need to do is to forward us your booking confirmation you received from another platform, and relax as we work on getting you a better deal. Once we have a new offer ready for you, we will send it to your email address. Book the offer we sent you, cancel the original booking you made with another platform and voila – you have just saved at least five percent! That’s right, we can guarantee you a discount ranging from five to fifteen percent off the amount of the original booking. Our new feature is possible thanks to the fact that we don’t charge …