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Orbitz Launches Winter Sale with Up to 50 Percent Off Thousands of Hotels Around the World

CHICAGO, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbitz ( is offering a snowfall of savings this holiday season, with up to 50% off thousands of hotels worldwide during its Winter Hotel Sale*.  

"The Orbitz Winter Hotel Sale comes at an ideal time for travelers looking for an affordable vacation to unwind from the holidays, get away for New Year's Eve, or renew for the New Year," said Jeanenne Tornatore, Senior Travel Editor of  "From luxury hotspots to budget-friendly family retreats, now is the time to find significant savings on a winter getaway that meets both lifestyle and budget."

Between now and January 23, 2011, travelers who book on Orbitz can save up to 50% on thousands of hotels worldwide.  Sample deals include:**



Las Vegas



Not only is Orbitz offering significant discounts with its Winter Hotel Sale, it also provides the highest level of protection with Price Assurance.  If you book a prepaid hotel and another Orbitz customer books it for less, Orbitz will send a cash refund … automatically.

For more details on the Orbitz Winter Hotel Sale, visit

For more details on Price Assurance, visit .

Terms and Conditions:

*Begins 12/14/10. Savings of up to 50% are available at participating hotels only and subject to availability. Minimum stay requirements and blackout dates may apply and will vary depending on market and hotel. See hotel details for more information. Look for the On Sale label for the greatest savings. Book by 1/23/11.

**Sample deals were accurate and available on on 12-14-10 and may not represent current pricing.  Minimum stay requirements and blackout dates may apply and will vary depending on market and hotel.  See hotel details for more information.

About ( is a leading online travel company that enables travelers to search for and book a broad array of travel products, including airline tickets, hotel rooms, rental cars, cruises and vacation packages.  Since launching its Web site to the general public in June 2001, has become one of the largest online travel sites in the world and has led the industry with innovations including Flight Price Assurance, Hotel Price Assurance and Total Price hotel search results. On consumers can search more than 80,000 suppliers worldwide including airlines, hotels and car rental companies. is owned by Orbitz Worldwide.  Stay connected to with sale alerts, exclusive promotions and engaging conversations by following Orbitz on Facebook (, Twitter ( and the Orbitz Travel Blog (

About Orbitz Worldwide

Orbitz Worldwide is a leading global online travel company that uses innovative technology to enable leisure and business travelers to research, plan and book a broad range of travel products. Orbitz Worldwide owns a portfolio of consumer brands that includes Orbitz (, CheapTickets (, ebookers (, HotelClub (, RatesToGo ( and the Away Network (  Also within the Orbitz Worldwide family, Orbitz Worldwide Distribution ( delivers private label travel solutions to a broad range of partners including many of the world's largest airlines, and Orbitz for Business ( delivers managed corporate travel solutions for corporations. For more information on partnership opportunities with Orbitz Worldwide, visit  Orbitz Worldwide uses its Investor Relations website to make information available to its investors and the public at You can sign up to receive email alerts whenever the company posts new information to the website.


For further information: Marita Hudson Thomaso of Orbitz, +1-312-260-8304,, or David Cumpston, +1-415-277-4917,, for Orbitz

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