January 2013

Spring Break Deals, from $50 a Night

spring break vacation deals
Jan 23, 2013

Hard to believe, but Spring Break is right around the corner, from February through April. We've rounded up some great condos and vacation homes in popular Spring Break destinations, which (A) offer up FANTASTIC rates, and (B) are available for most of the Spring Break season (particularly March). So, check out these deals, ahem steals, and book your next getaway. Trust us, it's way more fun to work at your desk job or study for that final exam when you have a vacation to look forward to! Here goes, from $50 a night:

$350 a week ($50 a night): Las Vegas

$475 a week ($67 a night): Cancun

$476 a week ($68 a night): Disney, Orlando

From $70 a night: Waikiki, Oahu

$497 a week ($71 a night): Daytona Beach

$525 a week ($75 a night): Winter Park, CO

$650 a month!: Panama City Beach

$90 a night: South Padre Island

$90 a night: Seagrove Beach, FL

$115 a night: Cocoa Beach


If none of the deals fit your travel needs and budget, make sure to check out all our vacation rental deals. Also, consider visiting a destination with a lot more going on than standard Spring Break fun, like New Orleans where the Super Bowl and Mardi Gras will be in full swing, or Austin, home of the SXSW Music, Film, and Interactive fest.

Kid-friendly Vacation Rentals

Kid-friendly vacation rentals
Jan 22, 2013

This week's deals on kid-friendly vacation rentals:

$83 a night: Winter Park, CO

$40 a night: Gatlinburg, TN

$79 a night: San Diego

$67 a night: Orlando

Hotels make family travel expensive and difficult. Enter: kid-friendly vacation rentals. Every week, Vacation Rentals.com takes a look at some of the best deals on kid-friendly cabin rentals, beach homes, and condos. Maybe you’re planning a trip to see Mickey Mouse, or just the beach. Chances are you’ll find kid-friendly lodging that fits your itinerary and budget right here.

So, what makes a vacation home kid-friendly? Multiple bedrooms, full kitchens, close proximity to kid-friendly attractions, beaches, or outdoor fun, and time-killing amenities like a pool! The decision is really up to you, though. Since Vacation Rentals.com offers up such a huge variety of kid-friendly vacation home rentals, you can pick and choose the amenities you want. Maybe you require a private hot tub, a gourmet kitchen, or just a lot of space for little money. Take a look at all of our deals if none of these fit into your travel plans.

Our deals on kid-friendly lodging are updated every week, but are may change or expire at any time.

Top 10 Mardi Gras Deals

mardi gras vacation rentals
Jan 18, 2013

Starting tomorrow, (January 19th) through February 12th, if you listen close enough, you'll be able to hear the big party going down in New Orleans. The Big Easy is about to get drenched in Mardi Gras beads! And there's still time to join the party and book your Mardi Gras vacation rental. Although the main event is on Fat Tuesday, February 12th, NOLA is in Mardi Gras mode, brimming with parades and special events, throughout January and leading up to February 12th. Learn more about Bacchus Mardi Gras with our event guide, and saving money with our NOLA vacation deals guide. Due to the 2013 Super Bowl, however, everyone will take a breather from the official Mardi Gras events, but if you're in town for the big game, all the more reason to celebrate, right? Many of these Mardi Gras vacation rentals are also available for the Super Bowl.

Here's a collection of both luxurious and affordable Mardi Gras vacation rentals that are available for Fat Tuesday or for the parades leading up to it.

Available throughout January and February (including the Super Bowl)

$2,500 a month ($83 a night!)

$250 a night

$200 a night

Available in January

$135 a night

$200 a night

$325 a night

Available for Fat Tuesday

$295 a Night

$400 a Night (also available for the Super Bowl)

$500 a Night (also available for the Super Bowl)

$300 a Night (also available for the Super Bowl)


Not liking these deals? Browse all of our great NOLA vacation rentals.


Top Beach Rental Deals

Beach Rental Deals
Jan 03, 2013

Looking for great beach house deals? You’ve got ‘em… in spades.

Top beach rental deals for the week:

$64/nt: Kure Beach, NC

$520/wk: Tulum, Yucatan, Mexico

$630/wk: Siesta Key, FL

$200/nt: Agate Bay, Lake Tahoe

We update these beach rental deals every week, but they may change or expire at any time.

Cheap beach vacation rentals are a breeze to find on Vacation Rentals.com, especially with our weekly beach deal roundup! Whether you’re visiting the coast for summer or Christmas, there’s no reason to stay in a hotel. Hotels are small and expensive compared to our cheap beach houses and condos. Why spend a lot for a little, when you can enjoy ocean views, private pools, easy beach access, and more, without busting your budget?

Our weekly list of the best beach rental deals includes everything from resort accommodations to large pool homes, so you’ve got plenty of options. Couples, families, big groups, retirees, and everyone in between will enjoy the amenities and savings available with cheap beach homes and condos.