Priceline named best 3rd-party website

In a survey of
35,000 guests staying in a hotel during the third quarter 2006, was voted the best third-party hotel
reservations website, according to the third quarter 2006 Market
Metrix Hospitality Index.

  The Market Metrix Hospitality Index is a quarterly report of
customer satisfaction with hotel, airline and car rental companies
based on 35,000 in-depth consumer interviews. Market Metrix, LLC,
which produces the survey and report, provides the hospitality
industry with customer and employee satisfaction measurements and

  “’s hotel reservation service gives travelers more
ways to save than any other major online reservation service,” said
Brett Keller,’s Chief Marketing Officer. “Customers can
choose from a wide global array of hotels and accommodations at
competitive prices. Or, for even deeper savings, they can use’s Name Your Own Price(R) hotel service for savings of up
to 50% over other major online hotel reservation services.”