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20 Apr, 2017, 12:03 ET Hotels.com Sums up the Perfect Hotel Stay: Comfort, Cleanliness and Friendly Hotel Staff

- Hotels.com analyzed 148 million comments from more than 5 million trusted guest reviews on hundreds of thousands of hotels worldwide...


03 Apr, 2017, 12:35 ET Golden Sleeps: New York, Houston and Chicago boast best hotels in US

969 hotels in the US have been revealed as the country's ultimate hotel hotspots, according to the Hotels.com ®™ Loved by Guests Awards 2017, where...


31 Mar, 2017, 10:34 ET Hotels.com Announces Special Boutique Accommodations for Beard Lovers

Hotels.com®, the lodging accommodation expert, today announced a first of its kind, the launch of special boutique hotel retreats for beard lovers....


28 Mar, 2017, 08:03 ET People in the U.S. can Travel Like a King, Without the Royal Price Tag

With Hotels.com® traveling like royalty wasn't hard for U.S. vacationers in 2016. According to their latest Hotel Price Index™ (HPI®), there was a...


07 Mar, 2017, 08:03 ET Hotels.com Reports Slight Increase in US Hotel Room Prices in 2016 with Savings for Americans Traveling Abroad

Even with several major political shifts and currency fluctuations around the world in 2016, travelers fared pretty well with average nightly hotel...


15 Feb, 2017, 08:03 ET The Ultimate Celebrity Vacays: Hanging With Hanks In Vegas And Retail Therapy With Jen

Love may be in the air this season, as Hotels.com® reveals the celebrities we'd most love to jet off and spend a vacation with. Tom Hanks and...


12 Jan, 2017, 08:03 ET Travel Inspiration Comes to Apple TV With New Hotels.com App

Looking for inspiration on where to go and what to do in the new year? Then look no further than the new Hotels.com® Apple TV app. The new app...


10 Jan, 2017, 08:03 ET Meet Your New Mobile Butler: Hotels.com Concierge Will Change How You Travel

Ordering a pizza, booking a ride, finding local activities, and reserving a table at a top restaurant are now all possible in just the touch of a...


22 Dec, 2016, 08:57 ET Hotels.com Offers Speed and Convenience for Middle East Travelers as It Sets a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title for World’s Fastest Mobile Bed

- Hotels.com sets 'Fastest Mobile Bed' Guinness World Records title in the United Arab Emirates - Hundreds of thousands of bookable...


09 Dec, 2016, 12:43 ET Robobutlers, Morphing Hotels, Choosing Dreams And Longevity Spas: Check In To The Smart Hotels Of The Future

When travelers check into a hotel in 2060 they can expect it to feature augmented reality, artificial intelligence, morphing beds, robotics,...


22 Nov, 2016, 15:44 ET Steal a Deal to Popular Travel Destinations this Black Friday with Hotels.com

As Black Friday and Cyber Monday loom right around the corner and sales begin to surface from every nook and cranny, Hotels.com® is making travel a...


15 Nov, 2016, 08:03 ET Los Angeles Travelers Named Savviest in the U.S.

Hands up, who would like a free night in a hotel? Hotels.com®, whose loyalty program allows travelers to collect ten nights and get one free*, has...


03 Nov, 2016, 09:03 ET Hotels.com Announces Fifth Annual Fairway to Wellness Charity Golf Tournament

Building on four years of success, Hotels.com® today announced the fifth annual Fairway to Wellness Charity Golf Tournament, which will take place...


03 Nov, 2016, 08:03 ET Heading out of the U.S. following the election? Here's where to go.

Many Americans on both sides of the political divide grumble about leaving the country if their presidential candidate loses, and the travel...


17 Oct, 2016, 06:30 ET Hotels.com Aims to Increase Voter Turnout for U.S. Travelers

Hotels.com® wants to help decrease the percentage of non-voters in this year's upcoming presidential election by reminding U.S. travelers to take...


13 Oct, 2016, 08:03 ET Hotels.com Lists Travel Destinations That Guarantee a Fright-Filled Halloween

Hotels.com shares real-life haunted experiences that set the stage for a spooky Halloween getaway. The travel website has curated a list of...


01 Oct, 2016, 16:48 ET Captain Obvious Takes Flight at Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

 Early today, Hotels.com® and its biggest fan, Captain Obvious™ took to the skies at the Albuquerque International Balloon...


26 Sep, 2016, 08:03 ET Fall Fantasies: 10 perfect fall destinations

As the official start of fall is upon us, it's the perfect time to take advantage of the mild weather, get a glimpse of the changing fall foliage,...


15 Sep, 2016, 08:03 ET Tech twists, art galleries and game zones: The changing face of hotel lobbies over the past 25 years

 We all know that exciting feeling of walking through the front door of a hotel and into the lobby, knowing at that moment your vacation has...


17 Aug, 2016, 12:35 ET Hotels.com finds New York City Offers Top Hotels for Pokémon Go Travelers

 Recent Hotels.com® research reveals New York City has nine of the top ten U.S. "Pokétels" – those hotels with access to the...


03 Aug, 2016, 08:00 ET Sumptuous Sleeps: 10 amazing luxury hotels loved by you

 Deluxe beds, designer toiletries and jaw dropping casinos are just some of the many features today's travelers expect from a luxury hotel,...


19 Jul, 2016, 14:18 ET Ninety-two percent of Chinese travelers plan to increase or maintain spending despite the economic slowdown

The fifth annual Chinese International Travel Monitor released by Hotels.com®, has revealed ninety-two percent of Chinese travelers plan...


30 Jun, 2016, 08:03 ET Americans spend more of their vacation time on their phones than they do relaxing by the pool

 On your summer vacation you'll spend more time glued to your smartphone than your beach chair, according to the Hotels.com® Mobile Travel...


29 Jun, 2016, 17:12 ET American Brexodus: UK Hotel Searches Soar Following Brexit Vote

 The Brexit vote and subsequent drop in the value of the pound has sparked huge demand from American travelers looking to grab a vacation...


02 Jun, 2016, 13:15 ET Hotels.com Mobile Travel Tracker Study Finds Travelers Prefer Their Device More than Their Loved One

As mobile devices continue to evolve, the Hotels.com® Mobile Travel Tracker* uncovers the true impact that our mobile phone is having on our...