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Hotels.com Four Day Sale Features 50% Off More Than 300 Properties in Highly Desired Cities Starting at Midnight on Black Friday

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Hotels.com Four Day Sale Features 50% Off More Than 300 Properties in Highly Desired Cities Starting at Midnight on Black Friday09:32 EST Tuesday, November 22, 2011No need to wait until Cyber Monday to book a great vacation - snuggle up with a cup of tea, pumpkin pie leftovers and a laptop to book on Thanksgiving nightDALLAS, Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- hotels.com® is starting its annual Four Day Sale at midnight on Black Friday with more than 300 properties half off their original costs for travel through January 2nd in most destinations. The sale, accessible on the hotels.com homepage at midnight on black Friday runs through 11:59 p.m. on Cyber Monday. With children home from school and businesses typically crawling to a snail's pace during the last week of December, it's a great week for a vacation, culminating in a New Year's Eve celebration. (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111122/DA11025) "Not everyone likes to receive material gifts at the holidays," said Miguel Oliveira, director of merchandising and promotional products for hotels.com. "Surprise your loved ones with a trip in lieu of another tie or perfume bottle, and the entire family can enjoy memories that last a lifetime. The real gift will be the photos, food, activities and time together ? all from a vacation at a steeply discounted rate." Cheap Chicago Hotels Maybe you want to get away for a weekend in December to get some last minute shopping done that isn't at your local mall. Chicago hotels like the Executive Plaza Hotel and The Allerton Hotel on Magnificent Mile are all a monstrous 50% off!  Don't pack your bags ? but take empty ones to the Windy City so you can shop the Magnificent Mile, gathering gifts for friends and family, while picking up a few pieces for yourself. After all, you'll need something to wear on the plane home, right?Affordable Hawaii Hotels With hotels like Aqua Waikiki Pear, Aqua Waikiki Wave and The Modern Honolulu all HALF OFF, it is worth the airfare to take advantage of the South Pacific during the wintertime. Some of these hotels are under $100 per night during the Four Day Sale. Artisan stands, eateries and sparkling ocean waves make this location idealistic and serene. After a few days in tropical paradise, it won't be as awful scrapping the snow off the windshield to get to work in January. New Year's Hotel Rooms in Las Vegas New Year's Eve. In Vegas. Oh yes, this can be yours ? for a mere $23 per night and up. Room service at the Tuscany Suites & Casino? Sitting at the slots of the Plaza Hotel and Casino? Brunch at the Vegas Club Hotel & Casino? Maybe it's time to grab some bubbly and book room service for New Year's Day morning, because there are roulette tables, nightclub drinks and dinner reservations with your name on them! If you'd rather book last minute or on your mobile device there are other sales and deals this holiday weekend. Last-minute sales and Deals of the Day allow you to book flash deals that are about to slip through the cracks. The hotels.com mobile apps, let you book anywhere. To make sure you are always updated on the most recent hotels.com sales and deals, make sure to follow hotels.com at: @hotelsdotcom on Twitter, on Facebook and sign up for the hotels.com e-newsletter.All hotel deals are subject to availability. To book your hotel room, visit www.hotels.com or call 1-800-2-hotels. Other news is available at our media room: http://press.hotels.com/en-us/.Press contacts: Meghan Callaghan ? Ruder Finn for hotels.comPhone: (212) 715-1608Email: callaghanm@ruderfinn.comTaylor L. Cole, APRhotels.com North AmericaPhone: (469) 335-8442Email: taycole@hotels.comAbout hotels.comHotels.com® is a leading provider of lodging worldwide, offering almost 145,000 properties in over 60 countries from national chain hotels and all-inclusive resorts to local favorites and bed & breakfasts. Hotels.com is the smarter way to book travel by offering welcomerewards®, an industry leading loyalty rewards program; the real opinions of other travelers captured in 2.5 million Guest Reviews and; a Price Match Guarantee, so that those booking with hotels.com can be assured they are getting the best deal, either online or by speaking directly to a travel expert at 1-800-2-HOTELS 24 hours a day. For more information, please visit hotels.com. Hotels.com is an operating company of Expedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE). Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/hotelsdotcom and Twitter via www.twitter.com/hotelsdotcom or visit the hotels.com Travel Smart Blog for consumer and business travel information. Download the mobile app here: http://www.hotels.com/deals/mobile_app. Detailed Hotel Price Index data is available at: http://www.hotel-price-index.com, hotels.com, A Smarter Way to Book?.Hotels.com and the hotels.com logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of hotels.com, LP. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners. © 2011 hotels.com, LP. All rights reserved. CST # 2083949-50SOURCE hotels.com