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RENTALO.COM Newsletter Offers Discounts of 20% or more, Lodging Search Engine Lists 100,000 Rentals Worldwide

Immediate Savings at Colorado Ski Resorts, Florida Beach Properties; Web Site’s Unique Locator Service Provides Quick Search Results

MIAMI, FL – “Best Value Accommodations,” the online newsletter available free from the lodging service engine, will help resort and ski vacation planners find accommodations this month and next in the U.S. and abroad for a friends’ or family getaway with discounts of 20% or more on selected properties. Rentalo’s frequent newsletters present the best values in privately owned vacation rentals, hotels, bed & breakfasts and other lodgings in selected destinations to those who register their e-mails on the site.

Skiing at Keystone? Rentalo’s current newsletter offers a 25 percent discount at three-bedroom house in Silverthorne, Colorado, near Keystone and other ski resorts. The condominium is situated at the foot of Buffalo Mountain, and National Forest trailheads are just outside the front door. Large windows and a private deck provide views of Lake Dillon, Keystone, tall pines and the Rocky Mountains. The free shuttle system, within walking distance, connects to all nearby ski resorts: Breckenridge, Keystone and Copper Mountain.

This special offer reduces the regular value season price of $199 to $150 per night and is available from Jan. 16 through Feb. 11, 2005. Minimum stay is two nights.

A special discount in Florida available in December through Rentalo’s online newsletter is for private houses at New Smyrna Beach, the east coast resort closest to Disney and Universal Studios. The three-bedroom houses are a five-minute walk from the beach and an hour's drive from Disney World, Universal and St. Augustine. The 22% discount for the rental houses brings the price down to $100 a night, Dec. 16-30; the minimum stay is seven nights.

Web browsers can take advantage of Rentalo offers by clicking online for and signing up for the free newsletter. Rentalo guarantees that all the special offers will have at least a 20% discount from Rentalo's regular published rates.

Travelers who browse for destinations and accommodations online can save time and money by using Rentalo’s unique property locator service - fully automated and free - that matches properties with the inquirer's criteria: destination, type of property, dates and price range and notifies them in a matter of hours of the matches and of the instant search that is underway.

For both web browsers with little time to spare and travel agents, Rentalo's locator service, which uses virtual e-mail addresses when contacting rental property owners, offers quick access to close to 100,000 rental homes, hotels, villas, apartments, guest houses and B&Bs in 15,000 destinations in the U.S. and around the world. The online search engine offers an efficient and safe way to find a selection of places to stay with rental offers arriving by e-mail in a matter of hours and Rentalo's e-mail privacy option maintaining the privacy of the inquirer.

In Florida, the Colorado ski areas and other sun and ski destinations, Rentalo offers a choice hundreds of properties. Once the traveler selects the rentals of interest from those sent, he or she can e-mail the owner or manager directly and get a quick answer to their booking request.
For accommodation seekers who like to do their own research, Rentalo has browse features that help narrow the search through "sort-by" and "filter-by" options. Upon selecting a destination, visitors can sort Rentalo's listings by price, size (number of beds) and name (a-z). Browsers can refine their results by filtering in three categories: vacation rentals, hotels and B&Bs.

In Rentalo's extensive inventory, travelers and travel agents will easily find vacation and business travel properties in all price ranges from budget to luxury in cities and resorts everywhere in the world. The Rentalo newsletter lets subscribers add an unlimited number of destinations to their listing. As soon as a subscriber adds new destinations, Rentalo will start sending discount offers on selected properties. Travel agents who register on get access to rentals that offer commissions of up to 20%., founded by Alfredo Purrinos, a former NASA engineer, is fast becoming the leading lodging search engine for vacation and business travelers. The web site now records nearly five million page views per month. To sign up for the free newsletter with discount offers and to learn more about the property locator service and e-mail privacy option, click on

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LMH Communications
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