Orbitz unveils hotels iphone app

Orbitz unveils hotels iphone app

Orbitz.com has launched its Hotels by Orbitz App for iPhone, a native application that gives customers an intuitive search-and-book experience designed specifically for iPhone and offers travelers powerful comparison tools, secure booking in just three taps and Orbitz Mobile Steals – exclusive, mobile-only discounts of up to 50% off hotel stays in popular cities worldwide.

The Hotels by Orbitz App for iPhone is available for free from the App Store on iPhone or and takes full advantage of iPhone’s unique capabilities, providing a streamlined, fast and friendly interface for travelers to find, compare and book hotels.

“Hotels by Orbitz App for iPhone allows customers to book a hotel in just three taps and is a must have app for travelers on the go,” said Chris Orton, president of Orbitz.com.  “Since we know that 65 percent of hotel reservations made through Orbitz mobile channels are for same-day stays , we designed the app so that when it is launched, it immediately shows available rates for same-day check-in at nearby hotels.  As an additional benefit, the Hotels by Orbitz App for iPhone also gives customers access to Orbitz Mobile Steals, which offer exclusive, deeply discounted mobile-only rates offering savings of up to 50% on hotels around the world.”