Rentalo.com Recommended to Travelers by Arthur Frommer in the LA Times Travel Show

May 15th, 2014

Here is an article published by the LA Times during Los Angeles  2014 Travel Show, with tips for travelers from travel expert Arthur Frommer:

3 budget tips for 2014 from Arthur Frommer

TIP # 2. Consider giving hotels the heave-ho. Frommer recommends taking advantage of such websites as airbnb, which offers vacation rental rooms in 192 countries, and websites such as FlipKey, HomeAway and Rentalo that let out apartments. “You can stay in an apartment for a fraction of what you would pay in a hotel,” Frommer said.”
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Rentalo.com Among Top Websites Recommended by USA TODAY for Travelers to Book Vacation Rentals

May 15th, 2014

In a recent article published by the USA TODAY, Rentalo.com is recommended among the top websites that offer protection to travelers when booking vacation rentals.

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New Vacation Rental Inventory in Hermosa Beach, Costa Rica Now Available in RENTalo.com

May 13th, 2014

New Vacation Rental Villa in Hermosa Beach Costa Rica now available at Rentalo.com

Miami, Florida – United States – May 14, 2014 - RENTalo.com, vacation rentals, hotels, bed and breakfasts, today announced the signing of a new partnership with Hermosa Heights Vacation Rental, a vacation rental property located in one of the most desirable villa located in Hermosa Beach, Costa Rica.

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SCAM ALERT – SCAMMER ASKING FOR WIRE TRANFER ON BEHALF OF RENTALO

May 2nd, 2014

RENTALO WILL NEVER ASK TRAVELERS TO SEND WIRE TRANSFERS,CASHIERS CHECKS OR ANY OTHER FORM OF CASH WHEN MAKING RESERVATIONS.

SO, IF YOU ARE ASKED TO PROVIDE ANY FORM OF CASH PAYMENT ON BEHALF OF RENTALO, YOU ARE DEALING WITH A SCAMMER!

PLEASE READ OUR TIPS ON HOW TO AVOID SCAMS & FRAUDS, click here

Below is a copy of a recent scam emails sent to one of our travelers.

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RENTalo.com Announces New Partnership with Beachcomber Vacation Rentals

May 1st, 2014

Large Beachfront Vacation Rental Inventory in Myrtle and North Myrtle Beach now available at Rentalo.com

Miami, Florida – United States – May 02, 2014 -RENTalo.com, vacation rentals, hotels, bed and breakfasts, today announced the signing of a new partnership with Beachcomber Vacation Rentals, a vacation rentals property management company with a large inventory of beachfront vacation rentals in Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach areas in South Carolina.

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Large Beachfront Vacation Rental Inventory in South Padre Island, Texas now available at Rentalo.com

April 29th, 2014

RENTalo.com today announced the signing of a new partnership with Latitude 26 Vacation Rentals, a vacation rentals property management company with a large inventory of beachfront vacation rentals in South Padre Island, Texas.

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Please visit http://rentalo.com/vacation-rentals/southpadreisland/ to find a large inventory in South Padre Island, Texas.

RENTalo.com Announces New Partnership with Volalto Group

April 22nd, 2014

Excellent Premium Vacation Rental Inventory in the Dominican Republic, now available at Rentalo.com

RENTalo.com today announced the signing of a new partnership with the Volalto Group. Volalto is the essence of hospitality in the Dominican Republic. They are a vacation rentals property management company with a large inventory in top vacation destinations in Dominican Republic including luxurious vacation rentals in Punta Cana, Cap Cana, Bavaro, La Romana, Juan Dolio, and Cabarete.

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A Practical Guide For Travelers To Hollywood, Florida

December 23rd, 2013

Hollywood is a classic Florida city of Broward County in southeastern Florida located close to popular Fort Lauderdale and Hallandale Beach. Six-mile sandy beach, historic downtown and nature centers can be found in Hollywood guaranteeing an unforgettable vacation since 1920. It has an easy ocean access and little village-like feel that enchant travellers from all around the world.

Previous to to arrive to any place that a tourist is thinking about visiting, it’s vital to know at least some of the most well-known places to visit. Despite the fact that it is true that anyone can discover a great thing to do or a great site to visit just by chance, it is very useful to have a list of the best activities and historic sites in a any particular destination, along with the most affordable lodging options.

A vacation rental is the best option for those who are vacationing with their families due to the fact it is absolutely less expensive and comfortable too than a hotel room. But if someone is travelling alone, the home away from home feeling that a vacation rental provides, leads to a friendly and overall great experience for any traveller. Hollywood vacation rentals offer more living space at affordable rates and vacationers can choose their ideal vacation home after comparing different lodging choices instead of having just one kind of lodging to choose from.

Blessed with miles of white sand beaches and blue skies year round, Hollywood in Florida is a true paradise for water sports enthusiasts and sun worshippers. Well known for its excellent Hollywood Beach Boardwalk and Historic Downtown, Hollywood also offers excellent scuba diving, golfing and live entertainment. Read on to find out more about Hollywood’s things to do.

Referred to as one of America’s top ten nostalgic promenades by USA Today, Hollywood Beach Boardwalk is a two-mile car-free zone ideal for bicyclists, runners and rollerbladers. The boardwalk is nestled along Hollywood’s scenic six-mile coastline and boasts boutique hotels, cafes and restaurants.

Blessed with six miles of beautiful shoreline, Hollywood boasts spectacular beaches, perfect for kayaking, windsurfing and jet skiing. Hollywood’s scenic coast is also a true paradise for fans of eco-tourism who can enjoy canoe trips through pristine West Lake Park and extreme watersports.

Historic Downtown is Hollywood’s central place for entertainment, shopping and nightlife. Trendy boutiques, sidewalk cafes and brick-paved sidewalks characterize Hollywood’s Historic Downtown making it the perfect spot for tourists. Art lovers can also visit Harrison Art and Design District with galleries and modern furnishing shops.

Situated in the Seminole Reservation, Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki museum is the perfect place to learn about history and culture of Seminole ancestors. The museum displays rare artifacts and shows movies about the times when Seminole ancestors lived in the Florida Swamps. Visitors can also take a nature trail around the beautiful 60-acre cypress dome and a village.

Hollywood has 3 beautiful oceanfront parks that include playgrounds, paddleball courts, ping pong tables, interactive water play fountain, picnic pavilions and restrooms. One of them is the Hollywood North Beach Park, ahidden paradise. It is a stunning place thanks it amazing oceanviews, where you can relax and enjoy a book, snorkel from the beach and visit an amazing sea turtle hatchery. have a great picnic and listen to a band during the scheduled season.

Situated within the Seminole Reservation, Billie Swamp encompasses over 2,200 acres of wetlands, hardwood hammocks and sloughs with wildlife. Visitors are taken through the park on the swamp buggies and can enjoy water buffalo, bison, wild hogs, haws and alligators among others. Bird watching, alligator wrestling and studying snakes are also available during this fascinating safari.

More than ever before, tourists must have an opportunity to consider a different kind of lodging. There is more that those typical lodging options. An hotel room can be a primary and common idea but a vacation rental should be considered.

Below there is a great vacation rental in Hollywood, Florida worth to take a look at:

Hollywood vacation rental: Beautiful Hollywood vacation condo on the beach. Only boardwalk and sand between you and the ocean. This apartment is just minutes from Ft Lauderdale and Miami Airports. Bike, run, rollerblade or walk the two mile boardwalk at your front door. Restaurants, shopping, casino boats, deep sea fishing, golf and other activities within minutes. Large heated pool, sundeck, laundry room, parking and barbecue grills. Our Hollywood condominium has everything you need to feel right at home and our destination has just about every activity you could ever want to try with friends and loved ones. So do not wait any longer shoot us an email or a call, we will be happy to accommodate you in this beautiful Hollywood vacation rental. For more information and photos, please visit rentalo.com, property ID#114298.

Great Places To Visit and Things to Do in Tempe, Arizona

December 10th, 2013
Tempe is a charming city located in Maricopa, a county situated in East Valley, Arizona. This beautiful destination has become a frequent travel destination for people across the state of Arizona, and lately, the entire nation.  Tempe has a lot of very well-known holidays and celebrations. For example, to name just a few: the Tempe Festival of the Arts, the annual Mill Avenue New Year’s Eve Block Party and the Tempe Fantasy of Lights and Boat Parade.  These events attract a lot of visitors each year.In this short article you’ll learn about some great locations to visit and the ideal things to do in Tempe. Every holiday destination has those landmarks and historic sites that tourists can’t avoid going to and every city has some activities that are undoubtedly the most popular. Plus, it is very important to discover some places to stay, especially those with the ideal location and rates.

Sometimes a hotel room provides a very cold feel to travellers. That is why many tourists are choosing Tempe vacation rentals instead of just regular hotel rooms. Those looking for a home away from home experience will love a vacation house. Every year an increasing number of tourists around the world are choosing a vacation rental by owner particularly when they can compare different lodging options before their final decision.

Tempe, Arizona is an interesting place to visit thanks to its great and very well detailed history, its abundant culture, great shopping, a very well known and spicy dining, perfect and safe nightlife, all kind of sports and special events. Imagine yourself in an ASU football game, indulge yourself in a great shopping spree at Arizona Mills, Tempe Marketplace or the largest IKEA on the West Coast, and for the adventurous, take a kayak trip on Tempe Town Lake. For those who love a great artistic experience, enjoy a Broadway performance at ASU Gammage hike in the picturesque Papago Park.

Tempe, Arizona is conveniently located just 10 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, in the middle of the Phoenix metropolitan area. So those who visit Tempe will enjoy a great time in Phoenix too. So this trip is like having two great destinations in just one vacation. For those worry about the weather, Tempe has 330 days of sunshine each year with an average temperature is 85.3 degrees

One of the very first places to visit in Tempe is the Arizona State University, a beautiful college campus with academics to match. It is a huge campus with a small campus feel. The buildings range from historical to very modern and when there is a game, the crowds will be pumped and the band will be awesome, according most tourists.

A great point of interest in Tempe is the Mill Avenue District. It is a perfect place for great shopping, excellent dining, and a very attractive nightlife. It is the urban core of Tempe, kind of downtown but with a more popular feel during all day and all night.  It has become a retail nightlife mecca, with a lot of restaurants which are locally owned and not from chains, great bars with excellent beer and wine selections, cafes, and small retail shops. There’s an art theater and an independent bookstore along with several generic franchise businesses.

For those who love arts, there is the Tempe Center for the Arts. Its architectural structure is really stunning. The patio has an amazing lake view and there is a cafeteria. It has lots of parking too.  A great place for music concerts. Tourists travelling with family will find high quality children’s productions that adults can also enjoy.

Golf lovers have a place for them. The ASU Karsten Golf Course is situated on the Arizona State University campus. It has  18-holes, in a amazing championship style and  offers plenty of mounds and water, plus a good mixture of hole lengths and doglegs for a challenging game. This beautiful course is in great shape, the staff is very friendly and tourists get excellent value for their money.

There is a place for those who can’t leave a city without visiting a museum: Arizona Historical Society Museum – Marley Center. The museum details the history of the Phoenix area during the 1900s. The Arizona Historical Society is an amazing place for children and adults alike, who are interested in history. This stunning museum is situated very close to the amazing Phoenix Zoo and the Desert Botanical Gardens and offers a great addition to these spots. They offer a lot of things for the whole family. Current events include a tribute to Sandra Day O’Connor and Wallace and Ladmo.

Tempe Beach Park is definitely one of the most visited places in the city. What can you do there¡? Well, ride your bike along the canal paths or on the Greenway from the north, or circle the lake on a paved path, including a bridge for walkers/bikers on the west side of the lake.  There is many watercraft on the lake, including paddle boats and rowers. This is a great gem in the heart of Tempe.

Deciding where to stay in your vacation can be a little difficult task. Comparing different kinds of accommodations is very helpful to this.

Below there is a great vacation rental in Tempe worth to take a look at:

Tempe vacation rental: Brand-new cozy, furnished, non-smoking apartment adjacent to private home with separate entrance. One-bedroom, full kitchen, cable TV and 3/4 bath with tiled shower. Perfect for visiting your ASU or Community College student. Pantry and refrigerator are stocked with limited provisions upon guest arrival. Dedicated guest Laundry Room onsite. For more info and photos, please visit rentalo.com, property ID#386466.

The Perfect Tips for travellers to South Padre Island, Texas

December 4th, 2013

Located in Cameron County in Texas, South Padre Island is a resort community and a popular spring break destination. This barrier island destination is known mainly for its water sports, beautiful beaches and numerous South Padre Island vacation rentals. Those looking for a beach vacation should consider South Padre Island as their next vacation destination.

Prior to to arrive to any place that a tourist is considering visiting, it is vital to know at least some of the most well-known places to visit. Even though it is true that anyone can discover a great thing to do or a great site to visit just accidentally, it is very useful to have a list of the best activities and historic sites in a any particular destination, along with the most affordable lodging options.

A vacation rental is the best option for those who find themselves vacationing with their families mainly because it is undoubtedly much less expensive and comfortable too than a hotel room. But if someone is travelling alone, the home away from home feeling that a vacation rental provides, leads to a friendly and overall great experience for any traveller. South Padre Island vacation rentals offer more living space at reasonably priced rates and tourists can choose their ideal vacation home after comparing different lodging choices instead of having just one kind of accommodation to choose from.

Finding things to do at South Padre Island is never a hard task. This laid back party town is full of entertaining alternatives. Whether you want to relax at the beach while enjoying the excellent weather and beautiful sunsets or practice one of the many watersports available for tourists, staying at a South Padre Island condo will not disappoint you.

The beach is one of the major attractions at South Padre Island. This barrier island in the Gulf of Mexico offers visitors beautiful white sand, excellent weather, and a laid back ambiance perfect for a fun vacation. Numerous beach cafes, shops and South Padre Island beach rentals are available for visitors.

The state’s most popular fishing spot, South Padre Island is known for its Marlin, Wahoo and Trout. Visit the Laguna Madre for some of the best trout fishing of the state. If fishing is your thing, book now a South Padre Island vacation home and have the fishing vacation of a lifetime.

Also known as SPI Music Fest, this 3 day music festival is an annual celebration that features international and local artists from a wide variety of music genres. Latin rock, jazz and ska are among the music genres included in the festival. The event attracts an average of 10,000 visitors each year. Book now your South Padre Island vacation home and enjoy South Padre at its best.

Those staying at an South Padre Island hotel will be pleasantly surprised by South Padre Island’s shopping alternatives. Whether you are looking for a specialty item, an antique, a handmade craft or beautiful jewelry; at South Padre Island you will find it all.

If dinning is one of your favorite things to do you will certainly enjoy staying at a South Padre Island vacation home. The island offers everything from charming cafes, laid back eateries, fast food and exclusive restaurants. Have fun trying local dishes, delicious stakes, incredible seafood and a variety of international cuisine including Mexican and Asian.

Deciding where to stay in your vacation can be a little difficult task. Comparing different kinds of accommodations is very helpful to this.

Below there is a great vacation rental in South Padre Island worth to take a look at:

South Padre Island Vacation Rental: Spacious and comfortable beachside South Padre Island vacation condo with a view of the Gulf of Mexico. The vacation rental can sleep up to six guests comfortably and it features two bedrooms and one bathroom. Walk across the street to the beach access!

Our comfy South Padre Island vacation apartment is fully furnished and features a private balcony off each master bedroom, a deck, and a fully equipped kitchen, dining and living area. This South Padre Island condo is the perfect way to spend the ideal vacation or just a quick getaway. The Texas vacation rental condo boasts air conditioning, cable TV, BBQ pits and phone. Cooking utensils are also included, as well as dishwasher, DVD, and Coffee Maker.

This South Padre Island vacation rental is walking distance to restaurants, shops and Schlitterbahn. While spending time in our South Padre Island vacation apartment you can enjoy such water activities as boating, fishing and jet skiing among others. Walking, shopping and biking also await outdoor enthusiasts in our South Padre Island accommodation. For more information and photos, please visit rentalo.com, property ID#94421.