Save up to 70% on Hotel Alternative Accommodation in Major Cities

The new invites holiday travelers to cozy up with affordable alternatives to pricy hotels in New York City, Boston, Chicago and Toronto. The peer-to-peer Online resource facilitates short-term room/apartment/home rentals with a streamlined, secure booking process. And with up to 70% savings from hotel prices, users have more to spend on holiday gatherings and gifts!

Travelers journeying to New York can join the biggest New Year’s party on the planet in Times Square, or Boston’s Official Tree Lighting Ceremony in the park on December 4. Toronto’s Cavalcade of Lights illuminates the city’s official Christmas tree and its spirits on November 29 and Chicago’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks over Monroe Harbor can’t be missed.

Holiday travel is within reach with, saving users big bucks in the process. Average savings for users are reflected below:

Roomorama fosters “good tidings” year-round with its unique online community for a new segment of traveler. This adventurous set is willing to forgo turndown service and a mint on their pillow for a chance to live amongst the local culture at affordable rates. And with, travelers still have a range of room and apartment rental options. Lodging ranges from cozy bedrooms, apartments and houses in quiet neighborhoods, to ornate lofts in the thick of downtown action, hitting price points to please every traveler.

By also fostering instant communication across its user network, and enabling the import of profiles from social networking sites like Facebook, is setting the standard for accessible short-term travel.

In addition to holiday travel, here are upcoming 2009 events in Chicago, Boston and Toronto users should know about:

• Boston Marathon (April 20)
• Chicago 24th Annual New Year’s Day 5K Run/Walk
• Tribeca Film Festival (April 22 through May 3)
• Toronto WinterCity festival (January 30 to February 12)

To book a room now or to learn more, please visit

About’s streamlined web design allows potential guests and hosts to quickly search and connect based on their rental needs. Guests can search rental listings, or post a “shoutout” on the homepage to hear directly from hosts. Meanwhile, hosts can create a profile with room details and available dates, then wait for inquiries to roll in or respond to “shoutouts”. Rental rates are determined by the host at a fixed nightly rate and a small transaction fee is charged to guests only when booking. The website provides users greater reliability through a unique, secure online payment process, user profiles and a reputation system where users can rate each other and provide references for friends. In addition, connects to the online-savvy travel community with an up-to-date blog featuring local real estate and living news. will continue to expand its service in the Unites States and select international cities. For more information please visit


Source: AMPR