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bpaddock:leaker_rates [2014/07/20 21:14]
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bpaddock:leaker_rates [2014/07/21 11:19]
bpaddock Added comment about conventions and graduations making rooms hard to get.
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 Karen'​s [[:​tips:​frugal|frugalness]] lead her to check the hotel web site room rate daily, //while we were already in the room//​. ​ She learned that if the hotel is not full on a given day they will lower the rate in the hopes of filling the room.  The going rate for the [[http://​www.elanhotel.com|Elan Hotel]] when we were there was $200 per night. ​ She got rates for $112 and $153 a night more than once when we were there. Karen'​s [[:​tips:​frugal|frugalness]] lead her to check the hotel web site room rate daily, //while we were already in the room//​. ​ She learned that if the hotel is not full on a given day they will lower the rate in the hopes of filling the room.  The going rate for the [[http://​www.elanhotel.com|Elan Hotel]] when we were there was $200 per night. ​ She got rates for $112 and $153 a night more than once when we were there.
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 +The downside to any hotel in the L.A. area is if there is a convention in town, or during Duke's graduations in Durham. ​  Those people know to schedule a year in advance and we don't, the hotels raise their rates during those, if you can get a room at all.  :-(