"We have a long history of serving Spanish-speaking customers through our points of sale in Latin America and Spain, and are pleased to build out our offering to assist travelers in the United States," said Joaquin Tamez, vice president of strategy for hotels.com en espanol. "Our new site builds on our heritage to offer an in-language experience while also delivering the rich content, searching capability and ease of use our customers have come to expect. hotels.com en espanol is the ideal resource for anyone planning a hotel stay who prefers to book in Spanish."

Site Features

hotels.com en espanol provides a complete Spanish-language online travel experience to assist users in every stage of travel planning, from researching property information to booking rooms. Features include the following:

- Access to more than 70,000 properties worldwide, including hotels, vacation rentals, and bed and breakfasts
- The ability to organize and sort hotels by name, price, star rating and hotels.com picks to further refine the search
- The option to view side-by side comparisons of several properties at once
- Full property descriptions, photos and virtual tours
- Mapping functionality to view hotels based on their proximity to local landmarks and transportation centers, and measure walking and driving distances between points
- Special promotions and sales for a variety of properties, including last-minute deals

Hotels.com en espanol users also benefit from Flexible Booking, which enables them to change or cancel their reservation without any fee from hotels.com. The company's Price Match Guarantee provides additional peace of mind to customers when they make their travel arrangements.

Travelers who have questions, need additional assistance, or simply prefer to book by phone may call 800-316-4145 for a Spanish-speaking agent. There is never an additional charge to book by phone, and callers receive the same property rates that are available online.

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