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Late Summer/Fall Accommodations Discount Offers Easy to Find on Search Engine Rentalo.com

Savings on Properties in Florida, South Africa, California, Hawaii and Beyond

MIAMI, August 30, 2006 – Late summer and fall vacation rentals around the world are still available, many at discount rates, on the online search engine Rentalo.com. Whether a vacationer is heading to an ocean side resort in Florida or one in Cape Town, South Africa, to Palm Springs, California or Hawaii, Rentalo.com offers these and thousands of other properties throughout the U.S. Europe, Africa, the Pacific, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America.

Rentalo’s Internet directory contains some 120,000 rental accommodations in 15,000 destinations worldwide and the directory’s quick search feature quickly finds a selection of lodgings from which vacation and business travelers can make their choice. Rentalo listings provide detailed facts on the location, amenities, services, nearby places of interest and four or more photos of each property with maps and other helpful information. The site offers hundreds of accommodations – condos, hotels, houses, villas, apartments, guesthouses, etc. – at all price levels. Rentalo provides a service: connecting travelers seeking accommodations directly to the property owners and managers of the rentals the traveler has selected and with whom they book their choice.

Each Rentalo property listing includes the telephone contact number, e-mail address and a request to call back. Rentalo’s technical experts are continuously developing new service features to make the site more efficient and helpful for browsers as well as those who register on Rentalo to get the online newsletters or latest discount offers. The newest addition to the web site on the home page is a discount offers link to the top 100 destinations.

A sampling of a few of the hundreds of offers in Florida in the top 100 include these three – a two-bedroom, two-bath condo in Kissimmee, less than four miles from the main entrance of Disney World. The discount price available through Rentalo is 42% and it’s valid through Dec. 16. The nightly rate is $69 for a three-night minimum stay. One family vacation rental in Key West is a breezy, open two-bedroom, two-bath house located in Key Haven, an upscale residential area just 10 minutes from Old Town and next to a golf course. Rate for a seven-night minimum stay is $176.75, a 10% discount, through Oct. 19. On the quiet side of Marco Island, near Naples, Florida, Rentalo has a spacious two-bedroom, two-bath condominium for $85 nightly for a seven-night minimum stay, a 15% discount, through Oct. 31. Across the street from the beach, the condo complex has tennis courts and swimming pool.

Also by the beach, though an ocean and continent away, is an exceptional large vacation rental home that sleeps 8 to 10 in beautiful surroundings in Cape Town, South Africa. The tastefully decorated four-bedroom, two-bath home with stunning beach pool and superior accommodations, is just two minutes from Kommetjie Longbeach. The house is available at a 20% discount through Rentalo until Nov. 30 at a cost of $640 per night for a 14-night minimum stay.

Among the many Rentalo discount offers in California is a Palm Springs vacation rental condominium in a luxury golf and tennis resort, close to downtown Palm Springs and 10-15 minutes from Palm Desert and Rancho Mirage. The spacious two-bedroom, two-bath apartment is in the Desert Princess Country Club that offers a 27-hole championship golf course, professional driving range, 26 pools and spas, full tennis center, spa and fitness centers. Through Sept. 30, the 23% discount rate at this condo through Rentalo makes the price $100 per night for a three-night minimum stay.

And in the Hawaiian Islands, Rentalo lists a wide range of family vacation discount rentals on all the islands. One example on Maui is a two-bedroom, two-bath town house in the Maui Kamaole complex set on a hill overlooking the Pacific. The complex offers lush tropical gardens, waterfall, two pools with spas, tennis courts and clubhouse for guests use. The discount price, available on Rentalo.com through Dec. 15, is $199 nightly for a seven-night minimum stay.

Travel agents and corporate travel departments can use Rentalo's quick search feature to survey the large inventory of lodgings to find and book rental accommodations for their clients and business accounts, meeting planners or groups. The rental properties on Rentalo.com, offer agents’ commissions of 5% to 20%. Rentalo.com also has an affiliates’ "publisher'' link program that give agents and other businesses additional revenue-earning opportunities.

Rentalo maintains privacy by using “virtual” e-mails when sending out a general query for registered users. Those who register their e-mail on Rentalo.com automatically receive online Best Value Accommodations newsletters twice monthly with rate reductions on properties at destinations they have selected.

Those who would rather browse on Rentalo can do so by checking the search directory’s extensive inventory. Rentalo’s “define search” feature allows browsers to narrow their choice to vacation rentals, hotels/motels or B&Bs, to dates of travel, number of travelers and to specific criteria – number of bedrooms, pet-friendly, handicapped accessibility, choice of amenities, etc.

For more information on the new 100 top destinations' link and Rentalo discounts around the world, log on to www.Rentalo.com. The search engine’s e-mail address is contact@rentalo.com and the toll-free number is 1-877-710-5914. Rentalo.com™ is a registered trademark of this Miami-based company.

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