Q: What is HomeAway.com?

Launched in June 2006, HomeAway.com connects homeowners and property managers with travelers who seek the space, value and amenities of vacation rental homes as an alternative to hotels. The site has a large and diverse selection of homes around the world, with more than 1,000,000 properties across 190 countries. With detailed property descriptions, photos and list of amenities and nearby attractions, HomeAway is a one-stop website that makes it easy to find and compare properties all over the world.

HomeAway.com is the flagship site for the HomeAway family, which also operates VRBO.com and VacationRentals.com in the United States; HomeAway.co.uk and OwnersDirect.co.uk in the United Kingdom; HomeAway.de in Germany; Abritel.fr and Homelidays.com in France; HomeAway.es and Toprural.es in Spain; AlugueTemporada.com.br in Brazil; HomeAway.com.au and Stayz.com.au in Australia; Bookabach.co.nz in New Zealand, and Asia Pacific short-term rental site, travelmob.com.

HomeAway also operates BedandBreakfast.com, the most comprehensive global site for finding bed-and-breakfast properties, providing travelers with another source for unique lodging alternatives to chain hotels.



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