Login or signup
36
HARDWARE

Kayak's New Private Sale Service
 

Travel search engine Kayak is making it easier to hunt for hotel deals

Thomas Kuhlenbeck

Advertisement

So-called private sales are gaining popularity among discount e-tailers. Now travel search engine Kayak is getting in on the action with a service that aims to make hunting for hotel bargains easier. Members who sign up for a free Kayak account can choose to receive an e-mail every Thursday advertising limited-availability offers negotiated with the site's most-searched-for hotels. One recent sale, for instance, featured deluxe rooms at the swank Snake River Lodge & Spa in Teton Village, Wyoming, for $165 per night, reduced from $275. Users can click on a link in the e-mail and reserve rooms right on Kayak's site. The private sale service will be integrated into Kayak's mobile app by the summer.

Does your company sell a new tech tool with an interesting backstory? Head to www.inc.com/thegoods and tell us about it. We feature the best ideas in the magazine every month.

Last updated: Apr 1, 2010

J.J. MCCORVEY is a reporter at Inc. magazine, where he covers a wide range of topics, including technology and business research. He has covered metro news for The Detroit News, and his work has been featured in Men's Fitness.
@jmccorvey




Register on Inc.com today to get full access to:
All articles  |  Magazine archives | Comment and share features
EMAIL
PASSWORD
EMAIL
FIRST NAME
LAST NAME
EMAIL
PASSWORD

Or sign up using: