VacationRoost acquires LeisureLink to Create Leading Vacation Rental Distributor
Mar 5, 2014
VacationRoost Group Inc. (“VR”) today announced a substantial expansion of their Vacation Home Reservation Network with the acquisition of LeisureLink Inc. (www.Leisurelink.com).
VacationRoost Group Expands Beach Business with the Acquisition of Hawaiian Beach Rentals and Vacation Rental Agent
Sep 4, 2013
VacationRoost Group Inc. (“VGI”), the parent company of VacationRoost Inc. today announced the acquisition of Hawaiian Beach Rentals
GoBreck Selects VacationRoost to Operate Breckenridge Central Reservations
Aug 26, 2013
VacationRoost and GoBreck (Breckenridge Resort Chamber) today announced their partnership to outsource the Breckenridge Central Reservations which is owned and operated by GoBreck, the official destination marketing organization for the Town of Breckenridge, Colorado
Ski.mx Selects VacationRoost to Provide Booking Platform Services
Jul 29, 2013
VacationRoost and Ski.mx today announced the selection of VacationRoost Partner Services to provide online and offline reservations technology and operational services for Ski.mx.
VacationRoost Announces the Addition of 45 Vacation Rentals in Costa Rica
Jun 25, 2013
VacationRoost.com, the largest online provider of professionally managed vacation rental properties, today announced the recent addition of 45 exclusive vacation rentals in Costa Rica through its partnership with Mead Brown.
VacationRoost Launches Summer Savings Promotion
Jun 3, 2013
VacationRoost, the online provider of the largest selection of professionally managed vacation rentals in 150 beach and ski destinations, today announced its “Hello Summer Savings” promotion offering guests up to 40% off lodging reservations.
Mountain Reservations Hosts Travel Awards Ceremony at 38th Annual Mountain Travel Symposium
Mar 28, 2013
Mountain Reservations, a premier provider of ski and mountain vacations hosted its 3rd annual Mountain Reservations Travel Awards Ceremony at the 38th Mountain Travel Symposium in Aspen Snowmass on April 8th, 2013.
SnoCountry Chooses VacationRoost to Provide Vacation Services
Sep 26, 2012
SnoCountry Ski Areas Association and VacationRoost today announced their partnership to provide a vacation planning resource on Snocountry.com.
VacationRoost Launches Blogging Contest About Why Winter Rocks
Aug 28, 2012
VacationRoost today announced a blogging contest with the theme “Why Winter Rocks.” The contest encourages people to write a short blog post about why they love winter. Anyone is encouraged to enter and amateur writers are welcome to participate.
VacationRoost Pin-It-To Win It Travel Bucket Contest
Jul 1, 2012
VacationRoost today announced a contest on Pinterest that encourages people to pin vacation photos that relate to their bucket list of places they would like to visit. Anyone is encouraged to enter and share compelling photos of their vacation destinations.
Caribbean Travel and Leisure Engages VacationRoost to Provide Comprehensive Vacation Services
May 16, 2012
Caribbean Travel & Leisure and VacationRoost today announced their partnership to provide outsource reservations services on caribbeantl.com, providing guests with one-stop vacation planning services, including the ability to book the widest selection of vacation rentals, ground transfers, rental cars, and airfare.
VacationRoost Chosen by JetLiving to Provide Home, Villa, and Vacation Rental Inventory
May 9, 2012
VacationRoost and JetLiving today announced a partnership that provides additional vacation rental inventory on www.jetliving.com. The new inventory gives JetLiving’s customers access to book the widest selection of private homes, villas, condos, and vacation rentals throughout North America, Hawaii, Mexico, and the Caribbean.
Mountain Reservations to Host Annual Travel Awards Ceremony at 37th Annual Mountain Travel Symposium
Apr 12, 2012
Mountain Reservations will host its 2nd annual Mountain Reservations Travel Awards Ceremony at the 37th Mountain Travel Symposium at Squaw Valley’s Olympic House. The week-long conference brings top travel professionals and industry experts together to establish partnerships and foster innovation for the mountain travel market.
VacationRoost Chosen by Ski the Rockies to Provide Booking Platform Services
Apr 3, 2012
VacationRoost and Ski the Rockies today announced the selection of VacationRoost Partner Services to provide online and offline reservations technology and operational services for Ski the Rockies.
VacationRoost Selected by Powder Mountain to Launch Central Reservation Services
Mar 22, 2012
VacationRoost and Powder Mountain today announced their partnership to launch a comprehensive central reservations service on www.powdermountain.com. The reservations platform provides Powder Mountain visitors comprehensive vacation planning services, with access to book the widest selection of vacation rentals and resort lodging, airfare, ground transfers, rental cars, rental equipment, and lift tickets.
VacationRoost Chosen by Rentals.com to Power Expanded Vacation Rental Offering
Jan 25, 2012
VacationRoost, the world’s leading marketplace for professionally managed homes, villas and condos today announced that they have been chosen by Rentals.com to power the vacation rental section of their site. The decision gives Rentals.com customers access to the largest collection of online bookable vacation rentals in the industry.
VacationRoost Partners with Mammoth Lakes Tourism
Nov 22, 2011
VacationRoost and the Mammoth Lakes Tourism today announced their partnership to outsource their reservations services on www.visitmammoth.com, providing guests with one-stop vacation planning services, including the ability to book the widest selection of vacation rentals in the area, ski lift tickets, equipment rentals, transportation, and airfare.
VacationRoost Partners with Apple Vacations
Oct 11, 2011
Apple Vacations and VacationRoost today announced their partnership in the launch of a new ski program effective October 10, 2011. The program provides consumers with a complete travel-planning solution, including air transportation, lodging, ground transportation, lift tickets, gear rentals and more.
VacationRoost Launches Travel Desk for Property Managers
Oct 10, 2011
VacationRoost, the world’s leading marketplace for professionally managed homes, villas and condos today announced that they have launched a Travel Desk Platform within their Partner Services division. The Travel Desk is a white label booking engine and call center platform that allows VacationRoost partners, primarily vacation rental property managers, to provide full travel planning services to their guests.
VacationRoost Launches Online Car, Ground Activities and Related Travel Products
Oct 5, 2011
VacationRoost, the world’s leading marketplace for professionally managed homes, villas and condos today announced that they have combined their ground-breaking online availability and booking capabilities for vacation rentals with a host of other online travel products.
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Enhances Central Reservation Services with VacationRoost
Aug 2, 2011
VacationRoost will operate the Kicking Horse Mountain Resort reservations program with its White Label Central Reservations Platform, which gives the resort complete website merchandising capabilities, online booking and full call center reservation services under their own brand.
Taos Ski Valley Engages VacationRoost to Strengthen Central Reservation Services
Jul 26, 2011
Taos Ski Valley and VacationRoost today jointly announced their partnership which will enhance Taos’ central reservations system and provide the resort with back-office support and overflow sales assistance.
VacationRoost Launches New Brand for Professionally Managed Vacation Rentals
Jun 28, 2011
VacationRoost launched a new website featuring the new VacationRoost brand and image. The site, www.vacationroost.com, features more than 150,000 professionally managed vacation rentals across North America, Hawaii, Mexico, the Caribbean and South America.
Mountain Reservations Epic Snow Photo Contest
Jun 7, 2011
Mountain Reservations is asking its network of more than 14,000 Facebook fans to share the highlights of their ski vacations as part of an Epic Snow Photo Contest.
UTC Names Maile Keone, VacationRoost VP Marketing, Marketing Executive of the Year
Apr 5, 2011
VacationRoost has received an acknowledgement that further underscores the strength of its growth and marketing leadership. The Utah Technology Council (UTC) honored VacationRoost’s VP Marketing, Maile Keone, as Marketing Executive of the Year at its Annual Members Meeting March 31, 2011 at Salt Lake’s Little America Hotel.
Mountain Reservations to Honor Top Partner Companies at First-Ever Travel Awards Ceremony at 36th Annual Mountain Travel Symposium
Mar 29, 2011
Mountain Reservations, a premier provider of ski and mountain vacation packages, will launch its first-ever Mountain Reservations Travel Awards Ceremony at the 36th Mountain Travel Symposium in Beaver Creek, CO April 3–8, 2011.
Mountain Reservations Engages Fans with Facebook Giveaway
Feb 21, 2011
Mountain Reservations, a leading provider of ski and mountain vacation packages, is offering winter sports enthusiasts a chance to win free lodging and ski resort merchandise with its “Swag Bag” trivia challenge.
VacationRoost Sundance Film Festival Blog Post Contest
Jan 19, 2011
VacationRoost Inc. announced today they are in search of compelling, interesting or humorous Sundance Film Festival stories. The contest is open to anyone and is simple as submitting a blog post about their experience at Sundance 2011.
VacationRoost Launches Updated Mexican Destinations Website
Nov 17, 2010
VacationRoost today announced the launch of their new Mexican Destinations website, Mexicandestinations.com
. The updated site includes a new layout and look but features the same luxury villas, condos and vacation homes that customers have come to expect from Mexican Destinations over the last 20 years.
VacationRoost CEO to Speak at 2010 Vacation Rental Managers Association
Oct 29, 2010
VacationRoost Inc. announced today that Julian Castelli, CEO of VacationRoost, will speak at the 2010 Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA) Annual Conference.
Mountain Reservations and Salomon Offer Free Ski Lift Tickets
Sep 27, 2010
Mountain Reservations and Salomon Sports today announced the launch of their Free Ski Lift Ticket promotion that will be featured at over 1,700 ski and outdoor sporting goods stores nationwide and on the Mountain Reservations website at www.MountainReservations.com/Free.
Telluride Ski & Golf Resort and Telluride Tourism Board Partner with VacationRoost
Sep 10, 2010
Telluride Ski & Golf Resort along with the Telluride Tourism Board today announced that it has partnered with VacationRoost to outsource the air desk and air call center operations for their respective Central Reservations programs along with the visitor “Concierge” and Group Air Booking Service phone lines.
Alta Ski Area Partners With VacationRoost To Outsource
Aug 24, 2010
Alta Ski Area today announced that it has partnered with VacationRoost, the leading provider of managed vacation rentals, to outsource its central reservations service on www.Alta.com .
VacationRoost Launches “Book Early, Save Big” Promotion For Early Saving
Jul 27, 2010
VacationRoost, online provider of the largest selection of professionally managed vacation rentals in 84 beach and ski destinations, today announced its second annual “Book Early Save Big” (BESB) promotion.
Park City Mountain Resort Partners With Vacationroost to Outsource Reservation Business
Mar 17, 2010
Park City Mountain Resort today announced it has partnered with VacationRoost to outsource the operation of Park City Mountain Reservations.
VacationRoost Partners with Inntopia for Direct Connection to Vacation Rentals
Nov 10, 2009
VacationRoost and Inntopia announced their partnership. The partnership will create the largest online inventory of vacation rentals in the ski industry with online booking and real time rate capabilities.
VacationRoost Launches Hawaii Market wtih Honua Kai Resort & Spa
Oct 6, 2009
VacationRoost.com, the leading online marketplace for professionally managed vacation rentals has launched its Hawaiian market with luxury rentals at the Honua Kai Resort & Spa in Maui. The resort is just steps away from Kaanapali North Beach.
VacationRoost Sets Bar in Customer Service with Agent Certification
Sep 30, 2009
VacationRoost announced today a continued commitment to customer service with agent certification standards. The initiative expands on a training system that has been in place since the company's inception.
Barefoot and VacationRoost Go Live with Link
Sep 21, 2009
Barefoot Agent, the most innovative rental software solution on the market now offers a live link with VacationRoost.com site for their clients, allowing guests to book some of the best units in such popular destinations as Cape Cod, the Oregon coast, Hawaii and destinations throughout Mexico.
VacationRoost Launches Air Desk
Aug 11, 2009
VacationRoost announced the launch of their full service air travel desk. VacationRoost has established itself as a one-stop shop for travelers.
Vacationroost Launches New South American Ski Markets
Jul 15, 2009
VacationRoost now offers vacation rentals and services for South American ski destinations. Portillo, Valle Nevado, and Termas de Chillian are a few of the new destinations that skiers will now be able to access through VacationRoost.com.
VacationRoost Launches BOOK EARLY SAVE BIG For Ski Season Deals
May 12, 2009
VacationRoost announces the launch of the Book Early Save Big promotion. Guests can book early and lock in rates for the next season's ski trip.
VacationRoost Expands Its Ski Presence through Acquisition of Resort Destination Marketing Assets
Mar 16, 2009
VacationRoost announces the expansion of its ski travel business with acquisition of Resort Destination Marketing assets. The move increases the strength of VacationRoost and Mountain Reservation's position as the leader for booking online ski vacations.
VacationRoost.com Introduces New Deal Finder Page To Help Travelers Locate Best Savings On Vacation Rentals
Dec 4, 2008
VacationRoost improves its online capabilities and customer experience with the addition of the Deal Finder page. Customers will now have greater and more direct access to discounted travel deals.
Mike Sands, Former COO For Orbitz Worldwide, Joins Vacationroost.com's Board of Directors
Nov 11, 2008
VacationRoost welcomes Mike Sands, former Orbitz COO, to its board of directors. Sands is a valuable addition to the board because of his tremendous amount of online travel and marketing experience.
VacationRoost.com Adds Luxury Beach Villas, Now Offers Largest Selection of Vacation Rental Properties in Caribbean and Mexico
Oct 28, 2008
Vacationroost acquires Mexican Destinations, the leading provider of luxury villa rentals in Mexico. VacationRoost now offers the largest selection of vacation rental properties for Mexico and the Caribbean.
VacationRoost.com Chosen As Top Innovator In The Travel Industry
Oct 20, 2008
Executives of New Vacation Rental Site to Speak At PhoCusWright Travel Innovation Summit in Hollywood, Calif. VacationRoost was selected as one of the most innovative travel companies in the country.
VacationRoost.com Launches as Most Comprehensive Online Marketplace for “Professionally Managed” Vacation Rentals
Oct 14, 2008
VacationRoost Helps People Upgrade Their Stay with More Than 100,000 Vacation Rental Homes, Condos, Villas across U.S., Caribbean, Mexico
Mountain Reservations welcomes founder of ResortQuest and former director of Hotels.com to its board
May 22, 2008
Mountain Reservations welcomes Elan J. Blutinger to its board of directors. Blutinger's experience with successfully launching travel companies will be invaluable to the business.
Mountain Reservations 'Stocking' Its Own Shelves
May 7, 2008
The Industry Report caught up with Castelli and Trevino during the recent Mountain Travel Symposium at Vail and discovered the company is taking aim at ruling the entire roost - whether the snow is falling or the sun is shining.
Mountain Reservations Acquires VRGateway
Jan 21, 2008
Mountain Reservations announced the acquisition of VRGateway Inc. Mountain Reservations has accelerated its vacation rental business and enhanced consumer experience for the category.
Overstock.com Completes Sale of OTravel.com
Apr 25, 2007
Castles Media takes control of the former Ski West in route to expanding the world of vacation rentals online to consumers