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Orbitz Launches Global LGBTQ-Welcoming Hotel Search

Orbitz Launches Global LGBTQ-Welcoming Hotel Search

CHICAGO, Illinois (June 14, 2021) – Today Orbitz is introducing a new search capability that improves access to lodging partners that have signed an Inclusivity Pledge against discrimination on the basis of gender and sexual identity. More than 35,000 independent,...

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20+ years

Orbitz has a long history -- going on 20+ years -- of supporting LGBTQIA+ travel and was among the first travel brands to create advertising and content featuring openly gay couples, drag personalities and celebrities in the 2000s.


Orbitz.com/Pride features LGBTQIA-welcoming properties from around the world that have signed our pledge of inclusivity; a newly launched Events Calendar, featuring hundreds of LGBTQ+ gatherings; and expert travel tips and advice.

$1 USD

Orbitz Rewards members earn Orbucks – aka travel dollars equal to $1 USD – on flight, hotel and vacation packages purchased online and in the Orbitz app. Members redeem Orbucks to save $$ on future hotel stays.

385K Hotels

Orbitz Rewards members can redeem their Orbucks at 385,000+ hotel properties worldwide, including resorts, brand name hotels, boutiques and hostels.

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Your passport should reflect who you are. 1.2 million Americans identify as non-binary, but until recently passports contained only binary gender markers. The US is now in the process of adding a third gender option, an important step in helping everyone travel as they are.

Last month, a major airline loosened their rules to allow for more inclusive cabin crew hair & makeup. All employees (regardless of gender) can now wear their hair down, have painted nails, and use makeup. Progress like this makes traveling more inclusive. https://cnn.it/3ABBL0c

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