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June 27, 2017 08:00 ET

Skyscanner Adds Vacatia to Search Results

Integration Provides Instantly Bookable Vacation Rentals at Professionally Managed Resorts

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - June 27, 2017) - Vacatia, the resort marketplace for vacationing families and friends, and Skyscanner, the world's travel search engine, announced today the inclusion of Vacatia's handpicked North American resort residence rentals into Skyscanner's hotel search results.

"We are excited to introduce Vacatia resort rentals to Skyscanner's global audience," said Caroline Shin, CEO and co-founder of Vacatia. "Family travel is exploding worldwide and this integration will allow Skyscanner's audience to find, book, and experience our resorts in 29 premier North American leisure destinations. It is a pleasure to partner with Skyscanner's innovative team."

Vacatia's resort rentals, with up to 6 bedroom residences, are 100% instantly bookable and located in:

  • Florida (Orlando, Miami, Daytona Beach, Destin, Panama City, Pensacola)
  • Caribbean (Aruba, Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico)
  • Colorado (Aspen, Breckenridge, Steamboat Springs, Vail)
  • Mexico (Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Puerto Vallarta)
  • Hawaii (Maui, Big Island, Kauai, Oahu)
  • Phoenix/Scottsdale, AZ
  • Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Lake Tahoe, CA
  • Gulf Shores, AL
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Park City, UT
  • Branson, MO
  • Whistler, BC

Vacatia publicly launched its resort rental marketplace in November 2015, and was just named "ACE Innovator Award: Industry Partner" at the American Resort Development Association's 2017 ARDA Awards. Vacatia also recently launched Vacatia Family and Friends benefits and Vacatia Military Family Rates.

About Vacatia:

Vacatia is the resort marketplace for vacationing families and friends. Our mission is to make family vacations better and to help family resorts thrive. We make it easy for guests to find and instantly book their perfect resort residence, combining the space of a home and the services of a hotel. Vacatia provides real-time rental listings, large photos, floor plans, and detailed resort information, supported by Vacatia Guest Care and multiple flexible payment options. We work with 600+ select professionally managed resorts and resort residence owners at leading hospitality, vacation ownership (timeshare) and premier independent resorts. No private homes or hotels allowed! Vacatia also partners with select brands to operate vacation ownership marketplaces. Vacatia is a member of the Family Travel Association and the American Resort Development Association (ARDA), which named Vacatia the winner of the "ACE Innovator Award: Industry Partner" category of the 2017 ARDA Awards. Vacatia is venture-backed, was founded in 2013, and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

About Skyscanner:

  • Skyscanner is a leading global travel search company providing free search of flights, hotels and car hire around the world
  • Founded in 2003, Skyscanner helps over 60 million people each month to find their travel options.
  • Skyscanner is available in 30 languages.
  • Skyscanner's highly rated free mobile apps have been downloaded over 60 million times.
  • The privately-owned company employs over 800 staff and has ten global offices in Barcelona, Beijing, Budapest, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Miami, Shenzhen, Singapore and Sofia.
  • For more information, please visit www.skyscanner.net and our blog.

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