Archive for April, 2007

RENTALO.COM OFFERS TRAVELERS LAST-MINUTE SAVINGS

Monday, April 16th, 2007

Search Engine’s Choices Include Hotels, Apartments, Houses, B&Bs 


MIAMI, April 12, 2007 ” An attractive, multi-story house in Vail, Colorado, with four bedrooms, three baths and mountain views in every direction is available right now on Rentalo.com, the Internet search engine that specializes in linking property-listing owners to travelers and vacationers.  The house, 2,900 sq. feet, has wrap-around decks, fully equipped kitchen, two-car garage, washer and dryer, high speed Internet and cable TV/Stereo among other amenities. The nightly price through May 26 is $695 for a three-night minimum stay

 Rentalo.com helps sports and vacation travelers with its listings of hundreds of apartments, hotels and other short-term accommodations at all price levels. The hi-tech innovations of the online search engine and directory allow viewers to quickly find the best values in accommodations they seek. Rentalo provides quick access to 200,000 short-term rental accommodations ” houses, hotels, apartments, bed and breakfasts, villas, guest houses and time shares – in 15,000 destinations worldwide making it the Internet’s most comprehensive travel lodging and vacation rental portal. Vacation rentals are one of the most important segments of Rentalo.com listings.

In Mont Tremblant, Quebec, an hour and a half from Montreal, Rentalo lists a privately owned slopeside condominium with three bedrooms and three baths and spectacular mountain views.  The condo property, built in 2000, includes a large private swimming pool, lake and 60-foot waterfall and stream. It is a mountain retreat in an Alpine village setting and units are rented exclusively to families with children. The privately owned unit sleeps eight and the reduced weekly rental rate is $1,200 for a seven-night minimum stay through April 30, $1,000 through June 14. 

 In Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Rentalo is featuring a two-bedroom chalet in Burgess Creek Canyon with views of the upper ski area slopes and National Forest with a private shuttle service at the driveway every 30 minutes that runs to the Thunderhead Lift and Gondola/Base area. Evening shuttles run to Ski Times Square and connect to the Old Town.  The chalet is furnished with family antiques from around the world and has both a residential and guest unit, each completely private from the other.  Chalet owners are a local family who are available for concierge services. Access to the National Forest is just 50 yards away with excellent snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, hiking and biking trails. Through May 31, rates are $150 nightly or $795 weekly. 

 Another large chalet on Rentalo.com is in the Canadian resort of Whistler in British Columbia.  The five-bedroom house with 4.5 baths is located on the 14th fairway of the world famous Nicklaus North golf course and is just a five-minute drive to the base of ski lifts at both Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. The chalet, fully equipped with amenities, has an open living space and fantastic views. The spring skiing and golf rental rate through June 22 is $699 nightly with a three- or four-night minimum stay.

 Each Rentalo property listing provides the telephone contact number, e-mail address for contact and a request to call back. For registered users, Rentalo automatically completes quick searches and produces results in rental accommodations for both immediate booking and future travel. Rentalo destinations are worldwide ” throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe and beyond.

     Travel planners can scroll Rentalo’s published inventory or click on the ‘submit Inquiry” tab to get personalized offers from rentals in destinations of their choice.  Visitors to the site can save time and money by using Rentalo’s unique “property finder” service – fully automated and free ” that matches rentals with the inquirer’s criteria: by property type, budget, amenities, things to do, special needs and vicinity and notifies them in a matter of hours. Rentalo maintains privacy by using “virtual” e-mails when sending out a general query for registered users.  Only when the inquirer contacts the properties does his or her actual e-mail become known.   

     For more information on spring rentals in the U.S., Canada, Europe and around the world, log on to www.Rentalo.com.  The e-mail address is contact@rentalo.com and the toll-free number is 1-877-710-5914.

Finding a Vacation Rental -expert

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Finding a Vacation Rental
IndependentTraveler.com

Posted on Mar. 29, 2007

Vacation Rental Web Sites

There are a number of helpful Web sites to consult when looking for your vacation rental. Many sites are just listings agents and do not vouch for the properties, so check what kind of support, if any, you can expect from the site if things don’t go as planned.

Worldwide Locations
10KVacations.com
1st ChoiceVacation Properties
A1 Vacations
ApartmentService.com
At Home Abroad, Inc
Cyberrentals.com
DestinationVillas.com
GreatFamilyRentals.com
GreatRentals.com
Rentalo.com
VacationRentals.com
VacationSpot.com
Vacation Rental Network
Villas International
VRBO.com

Planning a Spring Break Trip

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Planning a Spring Break Trip
Miami Herald by Jane Woolridge
Posted on Sun, Mar. 04, 2007

Rentalo.com: This website offers family-friendly and reasonably-priced vacation rentals in Florida, Mexico and many other locations. One Orlando choice: A four-bedroom, three-bath home with screened heated pool and full kitchen in a gated community 10 minutes from Disney rents for $985 per week during South Florida’s Spring Break.

Winter Adventures

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Winter Adventures
TravelandLeisure.com

Posted on Feb, 2007

At Rentalo.com, you can book hotel rooms, villas, apartments, and condos for more than 100,000 places worldwide. At press time, we found a four-bedroom villa in Puerto Vallarta for $495 a night, a 34 percent savings, and an all-suite property in Santa Fe for $200 a night, a 20 percent savings. For the latest each week, visit Hot Deals.
Full information at www.travelandleisure.com

Christmas Specials may be Music to your Ears

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Boston Globe, November 26, 2006

Christmas Specials may be Music to your Ears
By Richard P. Carpenter, Globe Correspondent | November 26, 2006
Not only are radio stations already playing Christmas music, but travel providers are singing the praises of yuletide getaways and trip-related gifts. Here are some examples:

Florida is also a popular Christmastime destination, and Rentalo.com specializes in rental homes throughout the state. One recent example is a 3,000-square-foot home with pool, less than four miles from Disney World, with two master suites with king beds, two queen bedrooms, and one twin along with living and dining rooms and fully equipped kitchen. The price is $170 nightly with a one-night minimum. Visit www.rentalo.com or call 877-710-5914.
Full information at the Boston Globe

Nostalgic Room Rates and Fall Vacation Rentals

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Houston Chronicle
Posted on Sep. 28, 2006

Nostalgic room rates and fall vacation rentals

Chronicle News Services

Rentalo, a search engine that lists vacation rentals worldwide, has added special fall rates on properties in 100 destinations. Call 877-710-5914; access www.rentalo.com.

Full information at the Chronicle

The San Jose Mercury News Mentions Rentalo for Travel Deals

Friday, April 13th, 2007

September 17, 2006

San Jose (CA) Mercury News
(Sunday circulation: 263,373)

Posted on Sun, Sep. 17, 2006

Deals: Four Seasons Silicon Valley; Midwest Airlines; New York’s Hotel Pennsylvania

Rentalo, an online search engine that lists vacation rentals around the world, has special fall rates at dozens of properties. Sample: A two-bedroom condo in Kissimmee, Fla., near Disney World, is going for $69 a night for a three-night minimum stay — a 42 percent reduction. Valid through Dec. 16. (877) 710-5914, www.rentalo.com.

Kansas City Star recommends Rentalo in Travel Notes and Itinerary

Friday, April 13th, 2007

September 17, 2006

Kansas City Star
(Sunday circ: 367,712)

Posted on Sun, Sep. 17, 2006

Travel notes and itinerary for week of Sept. 17

DEALS | Rentalo rates, golf packages, cruises

‘?¢The online search engine Rentalo, which lists vacation rentals around the world, has added special rates on late summer and fall properties in 100 destinations. For example, a two-bedroom condo in Kissimmee, Fla., near Disney World, is going for $69 a night for a three-night minimum stay ” a 42 percent reduction. Valid through Dec. 16. Info: (877) 710-5914, rentalo.com.

The week’s best travel bargains around the globe, by land, sea and air

Friday, April 13th, 2007

Washingtonpost.com, September 10, 2006

Washington Post

WHAT’s A DEAL?
The week’s best travel bargains around the globe, by land, sea and air.

Sunday, September 10, 2006; Page P0

The online search engine Rentalo, which lists vacation rentals around the world, has added special rates on late summer and fall properties in 100 destinations. For example, a two-bedroom condo in Kissimmee, Fla., near Disney World, is going for $69 a night for a three-night minimum stay ” a 42 percent reduction. Valid through Dec. 16. Info: 877-710-5914, http://rentalo.com/.

For full article, go to washingtonpost.com

Wheretogonext.com Features Rentalo.com under Accommodations

Friday, April 13th, 2007

WheretoGoNext, February 28, 2006