Nominate Your #BookingHero for a Chance to Win €25k to Spend on celebrates incredible guest experiences with global social media competition to honour the unsung heroes that make travel magic happen every day

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS — NOVEMBER 20, 2017 — Think back to your most unforgettable travel memories. Remember the hotel employee that helped you organise a last-minute proposal on the beach so that you could pop the question in paradise? What about the apartment owner that drove you to the airport herself when your taxi didn’t show up so that you didn’t miss your flight? What do these special moments have in common? Someone went out of their way to make or save your trip and now we want to hear all about it. Tell us about the incredible concierge or the uber-thoughtful owner that transformed your stay into something remarkable and you could be eligible for a chance to win €25,000 to spend on

To nominate your Booking Hero and enter the competition, you simply need to share your story on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and use the #BookingHero hashtag, remembering to tag @bookingcom. Include the name of the property on, the Hero’s position at the property and a description of why you’re nominating them. will choose the three most exceptional stories of hospitality professionals going above and beyond the call of duty to create extraordinary experiences for their guests. One lucky Hero and the customer who nominated them will each win €25,000 to spend on, with the two runners-up and their nominating customers each winning €5,000 in travel credit.

“Behind every phenomenal travel experience is a hospitality professional that takes tremendous pride in creating special moments for their guests,” said Gillian Tans, CEO of “We want to share these amazing stories with the world and join our customers in saying thank you to the millions of Booking Heroes around the world who make a difference for travellers each and every day.” is accepting nominations for the #BookingHero competition on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter until 30 November, 2017, with winners being announced in January 2018.

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Established in 1996 in Amsterdam, B.V. has grown from a small Dutch start-up to one of the largest travel e-commerce companies in the world. Part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), now employs more than 15,000 employees in 204 offices in 70 countries worldwide.

With a mission to empower people to experience the world, invests in digital technology that helps take the friction out of travel. At, we connect travellers with the world’s largest selection of incredible places to stay, including everything from apartments, vacation homes, and family-run B&Bs to 5-star luxury resorts, tree houses and even igloos. The website and mobile apps are available in 43 languages, offer over 1.5 million properties, and cover more than 120,000 destinations in 229 countries and territories worldwide.

Each day, more than 1.5 million room nights are reserved on our platform. So whether travelling for business or leisure, customers can instantly book their ideal accommodation quickly and easily with, without booking fees and backed up by our promise to price match. Via our customer experience team, customers can reach 24/7 for assistance and support in 43 languages, any time of the day or night.

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