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Experiential Travel. Bringing Adventure and Real Experience to Travellers

There has been a time when travelling was an activity reserved for just a few. Orient Express used to link Europe with Asia, transatlantic ships brought travelers from America to Europe, and Europeans to the New World. Hotels used to offer pretty much similar experience at that time. Imperial style, glamour lobby, well-dressed bellboys. Travelling was a privilege and the world was still undiscovered.

Samih-Sawiris-Bidroom-Investment Secures Substantial Investment from Billionaire, Samih Sawiris

This week we have made a major announcement, that has secured substantial investment from Samih Sawiris, the founder of the Orascom Development Group. This deal comes right after an investment round, which was closed in July, and included funds from a few medium sized hotel chains from the Netherlands and Switzerland, who strongly believe in the growth opportunities of Bidroom.

Booking Platform Bidroom Continues to Grow and Expand

When it comes to booking a hotel online for less money and with less hassle in 2016, Bidroom is the new way to go. With an explosive user growth and expanding hotel network, this direct booking platform is shaking things up in the hotel industry.   THE HAGUE, 25 January 2016 — With nearly 120.000 active users and a staggering growth of 22% each month, Bidroom is fast becoming one of the largest direct booking platforms online and the go-to website for hotel reservations. Offering users fast, convenient and easy booking, Bidroom is determined make its mark in the world of travel and leisure.   Not Another Booking Website What sets Bidroom apart from the other websites is its advanced booking system that automatically gives users a discount on the lowest available room rate found elsewhere online. Bidroom boasts of a minimum discount of five percent which can run up to twenty percent depending on availability and location. In order to gain access to these exclusive discounts, users are required to sign up with a …

Book smart, not fast!

Many customers do not realize that they are very often disadvantaged while booking a hotel. Here are four tips on how to book a cheaper hotel room. 1. In general, those who book early, usually get the highest discounts.  However, travelers should not be afraid to delay their booking. You can place a number of hotels in your virtual shopping bag and keep an eye on this. Hotels constantly adjust their prices to the availability and demand, so the chances are you will get a lower price if you book later. This tactic can especially work out well during the low season. 2. For those not willing to take the risk and ending up without a hotel room, they may also change the search on their searching engine. According to a study at the American Northeastern University booking sites tend to discriminate based on the recent bookings and browser history. Travelers looking for a good deal can therefore delete their browsing history or use the incognito mode. 3. Not only your internet behavior, but also …