HomeAway Vacation Rentals Review

Rating: 9.9 / 10 (Excellent)
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HomeAway, a subsidiary of Expedia offers travellers access to millions of vacation rentals across the globe. It currently maintains dozens of location-based websites each giving information on available vacation rental properties in the area.  

Services and Features

HomeAway is an online search portal for travel accommodations and vacation rentals. It makes it easy for travellers to find a suitable vacation rental that matches their needs. HomeAway allows travellers to contact potential hosts, confirm travel dates, and book securely online. Instead of staying at a typical hotel room, HomeAway connects travellers with local homes for a more authentic travel experience. This also allows them to enjoy more room space for the same costs of a hotel room.

Payments are handled by HomeAway using a secure online payment system. It gives travellers access to multiple types of vacation rentals like exotic villas, apartments, and traditional homes.


Single Family Style Home


Town Home




Website Features

Instant Booking

Loyalty Programs

Social Media Integration

Visual Calendar

Currency Setting

Language Setting

Client Information Management

Mobile App

Search Filters

Predictive Search

Favourite List

Property Galleries

Google Map Integration

Simple Checkout

Website Fees

Guest Fees

5-12% of the booking total

Host Fees

Pay-per-booking subscriptions will pay a percentage starting from 8% on each reservation total (depending on listing plan)

Listing Fees

Annual subscription starting at $399 for year-long rentals

Payment Options

Credit Card








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Vacation Rentals at HomeAway

HomeAway offers travellers a wide variety of vacation rental properties that include villas, condos, farm houses and even castles to choose from. It makes does not only make it easy for travellers to find accommodation but also make bookings online.  It offers travellers an alternative to hotel rooms, by letting them stay in homes and similar properties to enjoy a more local vacation experience.




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