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Hotwire.com in mobile focus

Hotwire.com in mobile focus

25th Jun 2016 Travel Technology News

Hotwire.com is enhancing its mobile booking platform and has shared insights on the way digital technology is changing travel patterns. Updates to the Hotwire app, available on Android and iOS, include a new home screen and functionality that allows customers to book one-way car rentals, reserve hotel rooms after midnight, and select a bed type when making hotel reservations.

Hotwire names top ten New Years destinations

Hotwire names top ten New Years destinations

22nd Dec 2013 Travel Technology News

Hotwire has revealed the top ten most popular destinations where revelers plan to ring in the New Year. With blizzards and cold fronts sweeping through the country, it’s no surprise that travelers are opting to start their 2014 in warmer weather destinations like Orlando, San Diego, Los Angeles and Miami, in addition to visiting well-known celebration cities like New York, Las Vegas and San Francisco.

Hotwire reveals that major cities in peak season are bucking trend

Hotwire reveals that major cities in peak season are bucking trend

20th Jun 2013 Press Release Hotel News Organisations & Operators

Hotwire.com®, a leading discount travel site, today revealed its list of top five Fourth of July deal destinations. Since Independence Day falls on a Thursday, travelers can get the biggest bang for their buck by lengthening their holiday with a four or five day weekend. To help Americans get that extra vacation this year, several major cities that typically see high prices during this holiday are instead topping the list of price drops.

Hotwire unveils new website

Hotwire unveils new website

15th May 2013 Travel Technology News

Discount travel site Hotwire.com has launched TripWatcher.com, a new website offering real-time alerts for airfare price drops, covering thousands of flight routes from U.S. origins every day.

21% of American adults spend $197 Billion on obligation travel

21% of American adults spend $197 Billion on obligation travel

5th Apr 2013 Press Release Hotel News

With wedding season fast approaching, Hotwire.com, a leading discount travel site, today revealed more results from its second annual American Travel Behavior Survey, conducted online on its behalf by Harris Interactive in October 2012 among over 2,000 U.S. adults.

Hotwire reveals biggest car rental price drops in January 2013

Hotwire reveals biggest car rental price drops in January 2013

30th Jan 2013 Press Release Car Rental News

January has seen newcomers in the Hotwire poll for positions two through to five, giving way to fantastic coast to coast savings. Monterey, absent from the list since this past September, took the number one spot with a 19 percent price drop, and with January being California Restaurant Month, it’s a prime time for couples looking to wine and dine their way around Central California’s coast.

Hotwire reveals first cruise savings indicator

Hotwire reveals first cruise savings indicator

15th Dec 2011 Press Release Cruise News

To kick off wave season, Hotwire.com®, a leading discount travel site, today announced their first ever Cruise Savings Indicator. An extension of their already popular Travel Savings Indicator, the Cruise Savings Indicator features the top five cruise destinations where prices have dropped the most.

Hotwire: Travel may be the key to a happier, healthier 2012

Hotwire: Travel may be the key to a happier, healthier 2012

Vowing to live healthier lives is one of the top New Year’s resolutions year after year, and it’s also one of the hardest to keep. However, newly released results from the American Travel Behavior Survey conducted online by Harris Interactive on behalf of Hotwire.com®, a leading discount travel site, in July 2011, suggest that achieving better health may be as easy as treating yourself to more trips.

Hotwire claims last minute travel saves money

Hotwire claims last minute travel saves money

15th Oct 2011 Travel Technology News

Discount travel site Hotwire has revealed new findings that last minute travel can save travellers money, which Hotwire claims disproves the ‘myth’ that booking a last-minute leisure trip costs more than booking one further in advance. These were some of the findings revealed in their latest American Travel Behaviour Survey.