Most people have had unfortunate experiences in the past. This is a costly mistake that should not bear repeating.
Check online reviews prior to booking your stay. This gives you know what others’ experiences have been like. What former guests have to say about their experiences at the hotels you’re thinking of booking can ensure you in coming to the right decision.
Check with the organizations that you’re a member of. Some of them may provide discounts on certain hotels. People frequently forget these discounts are available, which can often be 10% and higher. It can add up to almost a free night!