Your guide to the best places to book accommodation online

Cottages, holiday homes and hotel accommodations can be booked online in the UK through the large hotel groups, specialist accommodation booking services and a number of travel agents.


Accorhotels offer you a selection of over 3,800 hotels worldwide - from economy to luxury with some great online promotions available. Their brands include Novotel, Ibis, Sofitel, Formula 1 and more.
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With over 15,000 discounted hotels and apartments worldwide, ranging from budget accommodation to 5* luxury, Alpharooms has a room to suit everyone's needs. Their Mediterranean holiday hotels portfolio is particularly strong. And, there are many useful additions to their web site as well, such as Rough Guides and maps.
Click here to visit the Alpharooms web site

Corus Hotels

Whether it´s a weekend break or romantic getaway you´re looking for, there´s bound to be a Corus hotel somewhere nearby to fit the bill. The more than 80 Corus hotels across the UK range from historic coaching inns and manor houses to modern city centre hotels. All are full of character and variety, and focus on traditional hospitality, friendliness and value.
Click here to visit the Corus Hotels web site


Expedia is an online one-stop-shop for everything to do with travel, including hotel, villa and apartment bookings. They have negotiated special rates with a number of hotels. When you book a room at any of these Expedia Special Rate (ESR) hotels you'll get the lowest rate for that particular accommodation guaranteed.
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Hotelopia offers accommodation from budget to five star at reduced rates at over 9,000 properties in more than 500 destinations in Europe, North America, the Caribbean and Asia. Examples of some of their low exclusive prices are: 4 * half board from £16 per night 3 * all inclusive from £35 per night 5 * from £47 per night. What's great as well is that there're no or very low cancellation fees up to close to your arrival date.
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What can we say more, guarantee that the hotel reservations booked through them are the lowest rate you can find. They also contract hotels in advance for volume purchases which means they're worth checking out when accomodation in a particular city looks to be sold out.
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This discount hotel booking agency offers cheap rates at hotels and apartments in the major cities (London, Rome, Paris, New York, ...) as well as popular holiday hotspots (Ibiza, Florida, the Caribbean, the Greek Islands, ...). They offer discounts up to 70% on accomodation from budget to 5 star.
Click here to visit the HotelsHotelsHotels web site

InterContinental Hotels

Whether you're on business or on vacation, or whether you want luxury or the best value, Intercontinental are bound to have a hotel for you. Book any of their top brands direct online: Holiday Inn, Express by Holiday Inn, InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Staybridge Suites.
Click here to visit the InterContinental Hotels web site

At, the late offers specialist, you'll find great deals on accommodation worldwide ranging from 5 star hotels to 1 star hotels, inns to B&Bs and hip hotels to country hotels.
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If you're looking for some cheap accomodation and know which hotel you're interested in then this comparison website may be the place for you. They allow you to search many hotel booking websites in one go, bringing back the cheapest prices for rooms. This means you can easily find the best deals when looking for hotels or apartments in cities across Europe, the USA, Latin America, Africa, Asia and the Pacific Rim and the Middle East, including both major cities and holiday hot spots.
Click here to visit the Liligo Hotels price comparison web site

Low Cost Holidays

At you can search for and book a hotel and apartment in the popular beach, city or ski resort destinations. Prices are cheap, as they're backed by their lowest price guarantee. Their site also features some useful city and beach guides.
Click here to visit the Low Cost Holidays web site


Opodo has access to over 30,000 hotel properties worldwide - with this many to choose from you can be sure you'll find the right hotel for you and your budget - from luxury French chateaux to functional business accommodation.
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Priceline UK works with over 11,000 hotel properties in 40 European countries ... from large chains to B & Bs, and from small family run guesthouses to 5 star luxury resorts. By building strong relationships and charging hotels less commission, Priceline are able to offer excellent rates, deals and availability. There's also no accomodation reservation charge.
Click here to visit the Priceline web site

Room Auction

Room Auction is popular for its unique and simple way of bidding on UK hotel rooms ... i.e. you tell them how much you want to pay for your booking. This means you often save about 30-40% off the standard rate (certainly when you book late).
Click here to visit the Room Auction web site

Selected other hotel chains

Here are some more hotel chains, which have not been reviewed by us, but which may be worth a visit. Be advised though that you may get better deals on these hotels by booking through some of the hotel booking services above (strange isn´t it).
Best Western Hotels UK: online hotel rates and reservations available
Hilton Hotels UK: online hotel reservations available
Holiday Inn Hotels UK: online price checks and hotel bookings available
Jurys Doyle Hotels UK: online hotel reservations and cancellations available
Jurys Inn Group: online hotel bookins and cancellations available, and special offers
Macdonald Hotels: on-line bookings and availability checking available for their country retreats and city centre hotels
Marriott Hotels UK: online hotel reservations and cancellations available
Moat House Hotels UK: online hotel bookings available
Radisson Hotels Worldwide: online hotel reservations available
Ramada Jarvis Hotels UK: online hotel reservations available
Thistle Hotels UK: online hotel reservations available

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