Traveling and Hotels – Finding the Best Value For Your Money

Traveling and hotels

Traveling and hotels are both part of the experience when visiting new places. When choosing lodging accommodations, many travelers are looking for the best value for their money. This is where the real work begins, and where you can often find incredible hidden value in your lodging options. When you’re shopping for lodging, it’s important to read third-party customer reviews. These can help you narrow your selection by weeding out the “diamonds in the rough” and save you from some major headaches down the road.

Another great way to save time and energy when selecting lodging is to book flights and hotel packages. This streamlined process allows you to view multiple flight options that match your desired dates and preferences, and then choose a hotel option that fits the bill. This will eliminate the need to visit a variety of websites or make numerous phone calls in order to complete your travel arrangements.

You can also save time by booking lodging with amenities included. This can include free breakfast, access to exclusive lounges, discounted tours or activities, and other valuable perks. Some airlines even offer complimentary airport transfers when you book a package. These benefits can add up to significant savings, and can be a huge convenience when traveling.

If you’re planning to save time while maximizing your travel experience, it’s essential to select lodging with easy access to the things you want to see. This will allow you to spend less time commuting and more time exploring the local attractions. Often, hotels will claim that they are close to tourist destinations, but it’s important to do some research in order to verify this. A good way to do this is by comparing the hotel’s address to the locations on Google maps.

One of the best ways to find lodging with easy accessibility is to book a hotel room that is directly located within the city center. This will prevent you from having to rely on Ubers, taxis or bus fare in order to get to the attractions you want to see, and will eliminate the frustration of fighting traffic.

Choosing the best lodging can be a challenge, but when you put in some time and effort, you can ensure that your trip will be a success. By using these tips, you can be sure to find the best value for your money and enjoy a hassle-free trip.

The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) is committed to working with our partners in government to promote policies that support travel to, and within, the United States. These policies help support the more than 1 in 9 American jobs that depend on the travel and tourism industry for income.

AHLA supports policies that promote travel to and within the United States, including temporary travel and payroll tax credits and domestic travel promotion funding. These efforts are vital to the continued economic prosperity of our country and its people. Click here for more information about AHLA’s travel advocacy and other policy priorities.