is Hitwise #1 Site Award Winner

PRNewswire DALLAS Nov. 12 :, the largest specialized provider of discount lodging
worldwide, today announced that its site ranked No.
1 in the Travel - Destinations & Accommodation category based on U.S.
visits for the quarter July - September 2003, according to Internet
research firm Hitwise, Inc.
“This number one ranking is a testament to`s superior service
and product offerings and is very satisfying to all of us at,”
stated Bob Diener, president and co-founder of “We have worked
very hard to offer travelers the best values for their lodging dollars.
Travelers have come to rely on to satisfy their lodging needs
in more than 400 markets in over 9,000 destinations worldwide.

A sampling of substantial savings include Harrah`s in Las Vegas
from as low as $39.95; Pennsylvania in New York from $99.95; Courtyard by
Marriott Lake Buena Vista in Orlando from $64.95; Seville Hotel in Miami
from $69.95; Wyndham Downtown in Chicago from $129.95; Boston Omni Parker
House in Boston from $112.95; Regent Palace in London from $80.95;
Pavillon Losserand in Paris from $84.95; Radisson Fisherman`s Wharf in San
Francisco from $109.95; Washington Plaza in Washington DC from $79.95.

- is the largest specialized provider of discount lodging
worldwide, providing service through its own websites (including and others), thousands of affiliated websites, and
its toll-free call centers (1-800-2-HOTELS). provides
accommodations to travelers at over 9,000 properties in more than 400
markets in North America, Europe, the Caribbean and Asia. The company
offers a one-stop shopping source for hotel pricing, amenities and
availability, and also specializes in providing travelers with
accommodations for sold-out periods. is an operating business
of IAC/InterActiveCorp .