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Hotels.com Inspires Travelers to Keep Resolutions With Its New Year, New Deals Sale

Wednesday, January 04, 2012

Hotels.com Inspires Travelers to Keep Resolutions With Its New Year, New Deals Sale09:48 EST Wednesday, January 04, 2012Begin 2012 with savings of up to 30 percent on road trip hotspots, international travel and ski and sun destinationsDALLAS, Jan. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Spend more time with family. Save more money. Learn a new language. Explore a new country. Whatever your New Year's resolution is for 2012, hotels.com® wants to encourage travelers to stick to their resolution with the New Year, New Deals sale. Travelers looking to keep their resolutions have until January 30 to book their hotel and save up to 30 percent for travel through February 29, 2012.  (Photo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120104/DA29680)"Hotels.com strives to deliver the ultimate customer experience, and in 2012, we want to start the year off right by helping our customers achieve their New Year's resolutions through travel," said Taylor L. Cole, APR, director of public relations and social media for hotels.com. "Whether they want to learn a new language, be more adventurous, or simply score some travel deals and be less stressed, hotels.com offers expert travel resources and a fulsome selection of properties to ensure travel success in the New Year."The Ultimate Road TripLooking to save money but still want to squeeze in a mini-adventure or long weekend away with your family? Load up the car, hit the road, and find extra savings with the New Year, New Deals sale from hotels.com.Where to Stay:The Sutton Place Hotel by the Magnificent Mile in Chicago (30 percent off) The Menger Hotel in San Antonio (20 percent off) Porto Vista Hotel in San Diego (25 percent off) Resolutions to Fulfill: Save money. Explore a new city in the U.S. Hit the SlopesWhether you're looking for hidden powder stashes, a chic apres ski hotspot, lessons from a ski pro, or an all-ages family resort, there is a hotel on or near a mountain to fit your ideal ski getaway. Where to Stay:The St. Regis Aspen Resort in Aspen (Stay four nights, receive a fifth night free) Banff Caribou Lodge and Spa in Banff (Save 25 percent) The Lodge at Vail, A RockResort in Vail (Stay three nights, save 33 percent) Resolutions to Fulfill: Pick up a new hobby. Spend quality time with family. Find new ways to exercise. Soak up the SunThe winter is a great time to explore a new and exciting land, while also catching some rays. Not only will you save money by hitting warm weather locales before the spring break crowd and high season, but it's an ideal time to learn a new hobby like golf, windsurfing or kayaking. Where to Stay:Sunrise Suites Resort in Florida Keys (Save 25 percent) Pelican Grand Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale (Save 25 percent) Inn at Deep Canyon in Palm Springs (10 percent off) Resolutions to Fulfill: Relax more. Learn a new hobby. Travel AbroadHave you been looking to cross some international destinations off your bucket list? Book your plane ticket on a Tuesday (the cheapest day to purchase an airline ticket) and use the New Year, New Deals sale to increase your savings. With less crowds and affordable prices, look towards Europe. Where to Stay:Hotel Barcelona Princess in Barcelona (Save 30 percent) Concorde Opera Paris in Paris (Save 15 percent) Cardinal Hotel St. Peter in Rome (Stay two nights, save 20 percent) Resolutions to Fulfill: Explore a new country. Learn a new language. With last minute deals throughout the year and easy to navigate mobile apps, hotels.com makes it easy to stick to your resolution no matter where you are or when you want to leave.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: Megan Tyrie ? Finn Partners for hotels.comPhone: (212) 593 - 5815Email: megant@finnpartners.com  Taylor 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. © 2012 Hotels.com, LP. All rights reserved. CST # 2083949-50  SOURCE hotels.com