The leading lodging web site Rentalo.com reveals the findings of a recent study conducted on 18,331 opted-in travelers who searched for vacation rentals in Palm Springs, California from July 2008 to January 2010. The research confirmed what travel specialists have known for a long time: the increasing interest in comparison shopping among vacationers. In addition, Rentalo.com exhibits some of the best deals in the area.
Comparison Shopping Trends for Palm Springs: The survey showed that 49 percent of the vacationers expressed interest in comparison shopping among Palm Springs vacation rentals, cabins, bed and breakfasts, and hotels. 48 percent exhibited interest in finding a place to stay in nearby places like Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Cathedral City, Thousand Palms, and others.
Vacation Planning Trends for Palm Springs: 29 percent were from last minute travelers inquiring within the last 30 days prior to their arrival date to the Palm Springs lodging, 44 percent were early planners who started their vacation planning 2 or more months in advance from the travel date, and 25 percent of the inquiries were sent 1 to 2 months in advance.
Vacation Themes for Palm Springs: The most popular vacation theme for Palm Springs is romantic getaways with 37 percent of the traveler’s inquiries requesting accommodations for two, 22 percent for families with children, and 9 percent for people traveling alone.
Good preparation is the best way to have an enjoyable vacation. Why Rentalo.com facilitates vacation planning? Because it makes easy for travelers to compare offers from offers from vacation rentals, hotels, and bed and breakfasts to meet their particular lodging needs.
Palm Springs Special Deal: Offered with a 25 percent discount and among the best Palm Springs vacation homes to stay, this luxurious rental is located next to the Cimarron Golf Resort. It offers guests three bedrooms and three bathrooms and can accommodate up to nine people. There is a gourmet kitchen, a patio with a fountain, and a pool. More information is available at rentalo.com, ID 2877.