Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Ashley Castle Visits the Tennessee Smoky Mountains

This fall, travel blogger Ashley Castle headed to the Tennessee Smoky Mountains to soak up the great outdoors from the comfort of one of Wyndham Vacation Rentals’ professionally managed cabins. Bringing along her family, Castle settled into Grizzly Manor, a luxury five-bedroom cabin in Sevierville, Tennessee, and documented their memorable experience. With panoramic mountain views, a private hot tub, plenty of living space and a game room, they all enjoyed a relaxing stay together. Watch part one of Castle’s three-part video series for an inside look at her cabin experience.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Enjoy Being Snowed In With Wyndham Vacation Rentals This Winter With Savings up to 25 Percent Off

U.S. Ski Vacation Rental Accommodations Starting as Low as $104.25 USD per Night

Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world's largest professional manager of vacation rentals and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), is inviting guests to get Snowed In this ski season with deals up to 25 percent†* off vacation rental accommodations. When travelers book by December 2, 2014, they can enjoy great savings on lodging for stays occurring between November 26, 2014 and April 12, 2015 in many of the Western U.S.'s top-ranked ski destinations.

"We're helping travelers make the most of what looks to be another snowy season by making it easier for them to spend the winter where they want to be," said Mary Lynn Clark, president, Wyndham Vacation Rentals North America. "When they start their winter travel planning now, they can save on a wider range of travel dates and a greater selection of rentals across all our ski destinations."

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hoseasons Unveils New Logo

Hoseasons by Wyndham Vacation RentalsDomestic holiday giant Hoseasons today unveiled a new logo and brand messaging at the ABTA convention in Slovenia in response to the evolution in its product range and customer profile.

Following extensive research, the new look moves away from the seaside blue logo with seagull motif, to a softer countryside feel with new typo-graphic, colours and green ‘leaf’ icon.

“In a year which marks a reflection of the past 70 years of Hoseasons, it seemed fitting for us to look forward to the future,” said Simon Altham, managing director of Hoseasons. “Over the last 10 years, the style of holidays we sell has significantly changed, with over 65 percent of our business coming from the short break luxury lodge market, which has resulted in us welcoming lots of new customers to holidaying at home.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Wyndham Vacation Rentals Appoints Mary Lynn Clark President of Wyndham Vacation Rentals North America

Wyndham Vacation Rentals, the world’s largest professional manager of vacation rentals and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), today announced the appointment of Mary Lynn Clark as president of Wyndham Vacation Rentals North America.

As a member of the Wyndham Exchange & Rentals senior leadership team, Clark will be responsible for leading and growing the company’s North American rental businesses, which include such well-known brands as ResortQuest, Kaiser Realty and Oceana Resorts. Clark will be based in Parsippany, N.J. and report directly to the COO & CFO of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals, Gail Mandel.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Explore Myrtle Beach with Ashley Castle

Get an inside look at one of the top summer travel spots in the U.S., as travel blogger Ashley Castle visits South Carolina’s famous Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach. Celebrating National Vacation Rental Month at The Patricia Grand, Castle enjoyed all the benefits of a vacation rental right in the heart of the action, from extra space and privacy to a fully-equipped kitchen. She also took advantage of the resort’s added services and amenities including oceanfront dining, 24-hour front desk service, the spa, pool and lazy river. Outside her rental, she explored Myrtle Beach’s many family-friendly attractions, taking a dolphin cruise and hitting the boardwalk for carnival rides and live entertainment. Join her for the grand tour here.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Learn to Golf in Myrtle Beach with Ashley Castle

Are you a beginner golfer looking to hone your skills, or a seasoned player in search of the best courses? Either way, travel blogger Ashley Castle has you covered. Join Castle as she explores the game of golf during her recent stay with us at The Patricia Grand in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Hailed as the “Golf Capital of the World,” Myrtle Beach offers more than 100 area courses, the majority of which are open to the public, making it a great affordable golf vacation option. Watch Castle’s video to learn more about Myrtle Beach, as well as our other leading golf destinations, and join her as she gets a lesson from a PGA pro.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Book the Right Vacation Rental with Tips from Ashley Castle

Ashley Castle gives her top 5 tops for making a smart vacation rental choice
In celebration of National Vacation Rental Month, travel blogger Ashley Castle headed down to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, where she stayed in one of our professionally managed units at The Patricia Grand.  To help fellow travelers take advantage of the benefits of a vacation rental while enjoying peace of mind, Castle outlines five great tips for making a smart vacation rental choice.

Wyndham Vacation Rentals offers the Vacation Rental Bill of Rights
From booking a professionally managed unit to finding out if the rental has customer service support and regular cleaning service, Castle covers all the basics for a great vacation rental experience. Get her tips here before booking your own getaway.

Monday, June 23, 2014

Stay with Wyndham Vacation Rentals in Some of This Summer’s Top U.S. Travel Destinations and Save

Enjoy savings up to 35 percent*†off in some of TripAdvisor’s top-ranked 2014 U.S. summer travel destinations for National Vacation Rental Month

Stay with Wyndham Vacation Rentals in some of TripAdvisor's top-ranked summer destinationsWyndham Vacation Rentals, the world’s largest professionally managed vacation rental business and part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands (NYSE: WYN), today announced that it is now offering great savings on vacation rental properties in some of the top 2014 U.S. summer travel destinations, as ranked by TripAdvisor. When they book by July 31, 2014, travelers can save on Wyndham Vacation Rentals’ range of vacation rental accommodations in these leading destinations in celebration of July being National Vacation Rental Month.