Traveling for leisure is part of the quarterly, half-yearly or yearly programs of many an individual, family, backpackers, and friends-group. There are hundreds of exotic destinations across the world, which attract tourists round the year. The budget-conscious tourist will naturally opt for cheap hotels at the same time taking into account the comfort factor too. Many choose luxury; the term itself signifies sophistication, also connoting high price; but many luxury accommodation do fall within the budget of the budget-friendly traveler/travelers. Cheap hotels may not mean that the price is too low and facilities provided are not at par with luxury. Cheap ones may also fall under the category of luxury in terms of amenities offered. Most luxury hotel are equipped with spas, well furnished rooms, conference halls, lawns, swimming pool, etc; these fall under the star category.
The hospitality industry has emerged as a fiercely competitive sector with countless hotels located in every city. The tourist often falls in a dilemma which hotel to choose. It is not possible to visit from hotel to hotel to look for luxury hotels or cheap hotels comparing prices and facilities. The complete trip should be planned beforehand so that you do not face inconveniences. Once you book flights tickets, the next most important step is to book your stay too. When the entire world can be accessed from the comfort of your space via the computer & Internet, finding luxury hotels or cheap hotels is only a matter of few minutes. Be it any destination of the world, you can book the hotel of your choice online in seconds with online payment. Before you do so, do compare prices, take a pictorial view of the hotels, compare facilities provided, and so on.