In our chaotic city life, we often consider taking a getaway. Let’s be honest, none of us are so workaholics that we don’t think of taking a break and getting away from the craziness. Many of us save up money just to travel across the country or overseas. Even if you are not a travel enthusiast, you still might have to move around from time to time for work or medical reasons.
The first thing that comes to mind when we plan a tour is where we will stay. We all need a place to unwind after a long or short trip, whether it is a work trip or not. That is how a hotel or resort enters the picture.
While some people prefer to book a hotel room after arriving at their destinations, I think it is safer to book one ahead of time. Because you never know if there will be available rooms. It can be one real hassle if you can’t find one.
When you book a hotel stay through a website, you can easily find out more about what they have to offer. There will be lots of options, allowing you to compare the finest bargains available. Plus, you can enjoy a variety of exclusive offers. There are lots of websites where you can reserve a hotel room. Today, we’ll go through the top 5 of them to make your work easier.
Amy is Bangladesh’s first-ever online air ticketing and travel agency. With Amy, you can easily find the perfect room for your taste. You can use their website or app (available on both the app store and play store) to book your rooms. They show detailed information about the hotels so you can be fully aware of what they offer and what they don’t. You can even filter and sort hotels by your preference while searching for one.
Booking a hotel room with AMY is pretty easy. You simply need to sign up with your phone number and email address, and they will send you your account password. You can sign into your account and book rooms as needed using those credentials. You need to fill out your preferred location, check-in and out dates, how many rooms you need and how many guests you’re bringing. Then you just need to find the best hotel and book rooms as per your taste.
AMY accepts all kinds of payment methods approved and authorized by Bangladesh Bank. You can make payments via Visa, American Express, and MasterCard credit and debit cards from both local and international banks for payment. You can also pay with bKash and Rocket. Bank transfer also works.
ShareTrip, formerly known as Travel Booking BD, is one of the biggest online travel aggregators. Their services include bringing the best hotel deals to you as well.
To book a hotel room with ShareTrip, you need to go to their home page and select the hotel tab. Enter your destination and chosen date. Click the SEARCH HOTELS button. You’ll be sent to a page with a list of hotels that are available on your preferred date and location. To begin, click on show information to view the entire hotel details. Then, from the available options, select your rooms. Then click Reserve, which will take you to a booking page where you can edit your information. Finally, make payments using any available methods. You need to sign up for an account by entering a valid phone number, email, and password.
You can even filter hotels to find the best match within your budget. Use the “Lowest Price” filter to find budget hotels for your convenience when searching for hotels at the location you desire. You can book a maximum of four rooms at once. The room rates include taxes, service charges, and additional fees. If you want to cancel your booking, the cancellation policy for the room is listed in the room details section. Cancellation policies vary by room type. Check them out before booking one.
ShareTrip has their app available on the play store and app store. They accept Visa Card, Master Card, AMEX Card, bKash, Nagad, Upay, DBBL, and many more as payment methods.
GoZayaan is another reliable option for you to book hotels. They are currently operating in Bangladesh and Pakistan. They provide detailed information about the hotels so you will have no issues booking a stay for yourself or a friend.
The booking procedure is pretty much the same as the other sites. You need to visit their site, click on the hotel option, enter your preferred location, check-in and out dates, rooms, and guest number and start finding the best deals right away. You need to sign up with the required details and make payments using any available payment method.
You can also narrow down your searches by price range, accommodation type, facilities, amenities, and neighborhood, among other things. They always have a lot of offers going on, so you can easily save some cash while booking. If you have a GoZayaan account, you will see the member price, which is basically an additional discount to save even more money. Also, if you are a GP STAR, you can save up to 65% on international and domestic hotel bookings. GoZayaan has their android app available on the play store, you can use that instead of the site if you want. Payments can be made via Visa/Master Card, AMEX Card, DBBL, bKash, Nagad, Upay, UnionPay, etc.
Wego is the largest online travel marketplace in the Middle East, North Africa, and the Asia Pacific. Lucky for you, they have a fully operational presence in Bangladesh, offering the greatest domestic and international hotel booking deals. On Wego, you can go through the global hotel chains to pick the best one for you.
The booking method is the same as for the other alternatives. Choose a location, check-in and out dates, room(s), and guest(s) number, and then search for the best hotels in that area. Then, on the following page, you just enter your information, followed by your payment information. Signing up is not required to book a stay, but we recommend it. You can filter your searches by a variety of criteria, choose what works best for you. On the site, you can check out guest reviews and ratings. Make sure to look at the pricing, including and excluding Taxation.
By logging in and unlocking member rates, you can receive a flat 50% discount. You can even compare the prices with different sites while looking for hotels. They also have a free cancellation policy; make sure to click on it before you tap search. They have Android and iOS apps that are far more advanced than the others on the list. You can get the app from the App Store, Google Play, or AppGallery, or simply scan the QR code from their website. Wego accepts over ten different payment options, including Visa and MasterCard. They do not, however, accept any type of Bangladeshi mobile banking transaction.
Booking.com is another well-known and reliable lodging reservation site. They have around 28 million listings on their websites. Whether you are looking for an international or local hotel stay, Booking.com will definitely have the greatest deals. If you are looking for options within Bangladesh, simply enter your dates and choose from 625 hotels and other places to stay.
To book a stay, you know the drill- simply enter your destination, travel dates, and the number of people in your group and begin searching for better offers. Sign up, reserve, and select a payment method or make payment if you have got one. You can narrow down your search results by budget, star ratings, distance from the major city, cancellation policy, facilities, accessibility, neighborhood, brands, and many other criteria. When you search with the option ‘I am traveling for work,’ they will show you popular business travel features like breakfast, WiFi, and free parking.
Sign in to booking.com to get member-only deals and a flat 50% discount. They have a number of hotel deals and promos running all year, which can be found on the deals page. Sign in to your account if you’re a member of their Genius loyalty program to view discounted rates at select hotels and other locations. For a better user experience, you can also download their Android and iOS apps. You can pay with Visa/Master Card, American Express Card, and so on, but most hotels do not require prepayment, so you can pay on-site.
Making hotel reservations used to be a daunting and tiring task back in the analog days. Thankfully, those days are over. While sitting on your couch, you can easily book a stay using any of the websites mentioned earlier.
All of these provide the best services available. If you have any further questions or unique requirements, you can reach their customer service through live chats and emails. They will get back to you as soon as possible because customer satisfaction is their first priority. Now whenever you need to book a hotel stay, you know where to look for one. Happy vacation or staycation, whichever you choose! Enjoy!