by Ellen Partal on 11/01/12
Vacation Rental or Hotel Room
Big savings on nightly rates
|Average nightly rate**:|
$219.28 for NYC
$150.45 for Miami Beach
$202.76 for Whistler, BC
$180.51 for Rome
|Average nightly rate*:|
$350.00 for NYC
$179.92 for Miami Beach
$293.70 for Whistler, BC
$222.64 for Rome
Room to stretch out
Average vacation rental is 1,850 square feet
Average hotel room is 325 square feet
Whether you're seeking rest and relaxation or a little romance, stay in a space of your very own with no interruptions.
190,000+ properties in 100 countries. Loft apartments Beachfront condos
Mountain cabins Lake houses w/docks
Harborside houseboats Country farmhouses
Choose from 3 typical, cookie-cutter room types: 2 queens, king and a suite.
25,000+ properties on VRBO.com are dog-friendly. Just look for the purple paw print icon when searching our listings.
Limited hotel chain choice with dog weight restrictions.
Baby & kid amenities
Some vacation rentals include FREE amenities from portable playpens to cribs to highchairs. Travel lighter knowing you don't have to haul along everything from home.
Amenities vary per hotel and some are associated with extra charges.
Since you've talked with the owner in advance, you know exactly what you're paying for before check-in.
Bottled water fee
Energy surcharge fee
Baggage holding fee
Internet access fee
Using the room towel for the pool fee