Would you book a hotel using Twitter?

2013-11-19 11:07

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Would you book a hotel using Twitter?

USA Today reports that travellers can tweet to @Loews_Hotels with the hashtag #BookLoews to express interest in a room, after which a travel planner will pick it up and contact them. Once the person is ready to book, the planner will DM a link to process payment information.

Loews is kicking off Social Reservations with a special promotion. In a nod to Twitter's 140-character maximum, starting at noon ET, Nov. 19, the first 140 Twitter users to book a reservation through the program will get a discounted rate of $140 a night. 

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