Priceline wins Forbes accolade

31st Mar 2006 and its wholly owned subsidiary have been
named to’s latest list of Best Travel Sites. was selected by reviewers because, “it’s
the best site we know of for booking luxury hotels cheaply.” also wrote, “Try bidding $99 for a four-star hotel in
pretty much any American city, and users say you’ll often end up
staying in one of the city’s very nicest hotels.” was selected for its rental car deals. “Some of the
best domestic car-rental discounts on the Internet are available
here,” wrote the reviewers. “The site compiles pricing info
from car-rental companies at major U.S. airports and links to special
rates on other sites (like a recent sale for a
$12-per-day rental car).”

  “We’re pleased that recognized the deals and the
product quality that is making available to consumers,”
said’s Chief Marketing Officer, Brett Keller.

  In a February survey, randomly took prices paid by
its Name Your Own Price(R) hotel service customers and compared them
to the published prices available on and for
the same hotels and dates. For upscale 4-star properties,’s comparative savings were up to 50% over competitors’



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