TripAdvisor Checks In With Ten Of The Quirkiest Lodgings In America
Jail, Train Car, and Tree-House Themed Properties Among Top Picks by TripAdvisor Editors
NEWTON, Mass., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site*, today announced ten quirky U.S. properties, according to TripAdvisor editors. Whether it's waking up in jail, cozying up in a train car, or sleeping in a shack, these unique properties offer travelers outlandish accommodations and extraordinary experiences.
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1. Jailer's Inn Bed and Breakfast, Bardstown, Kentucky – Average Nightly Rate: $105
2. Earthship Biotecture, Taos, New Mexico– Average Nightly Rate: $120
3. Out 'n' About Treesort, Cave Junction, Oregon – Average Nightly Rate: $90
4. Saugerties Lighthouse, Saugerties, New York – Average Nightly Rate: $132
5. Shack Up Inn, Clarksdale, Mississippi – Average Nightly Rate: $65
6. Northern Rail Traincar B&B, Two Harbors, Minnesota – Average Nightly Rate: $87
7. Treebones Resort, Big Sur, California – Average Nightly Rate: $189
8. Palm Springs Rendezvous, Palm Springs, California – Average Nightly Rate: $139
9. The Peabody Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee – Average Nightly Rate: $240
10. Kate's Lazy Meadow Motel, Mount Tremper, New York – Average Nightly Rate: $200
"For travelers looking for a unique experience, these properties offer peculiar but pleasant stays, and stories to tell for a lifetime," said Brooke Ferencsik, director of communications at TripAdvisor.
TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 19 other travel media brands, and together the sites attract more than 69 million unique monthly visitors.** TripAdvisor, Inc.'s travel media brands include www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com, www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com, www.flipkey.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com, www.independenttraveler.com, www.onetime.com, www.seatguru.com, www.sniqueaway.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com, www.travel-library.com, www.travelpod.com, www.virtualtourist.com, www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.
*Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor Sites, Worldwide, May 2012
**Source: comScore Media Metrix for TripAdvisor, Inc. and its subsidiaries, Worldwide, May 2012
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