ViewRanger links with laterooms.com to deliver quick getaways for those who love the great outdoors

Combined trail and accommodation search at click of a button

Fancy a weekend away? Planning an impromptu adventure has just got easier thanks to a link-up between LateRooms.com and ViewRanger, the award winning app that allows you to explore the great outdoors.

With ViewRanger you can access thousands of walking, cycling and riding trails and download these to your phone for use when you are out and about. GPS navigation will keep you on track and the social feature allows you to share your adventures on Facebook and twitter.

Now, following a new link-up with LateRooms.com, it is possible to locate and book accommodation for the night close to your chosen trail. So if you fancy a weekend away, why not browse some of the recommended routes on ViewRanger and plan your trip around a stunning autumn walk.

Offline Marketing Manager at LateRooms.com, Lynda Matthews says: “We’re excited to be providing accommodation options through ViewRanger. We’ve a vast range of properties to suit all budgets and hope guests find their perfect haven to unwind in after a day full of action packed adventure.”

LateRooms.com not only offers accommodation in the UK, but also in European destinations including Italy, Spain, France, Greece, Portugal and the Czech Republic, so if it’s a spontaneous trip abroad you want, ViewRanger can help you plan both your outdoor activities and a place to stay.

Craig Wareham, co-founder and CEO of ViewRanger says:

“Our customers use ViewRanger not just to locate themselves and navigate their route, but also to plan their adventures. The ability to search for places to stay, see the location of accommodation over the trail map and then book that accommodation, safe in the knowledge of getting a great deal through LateRooms.com, is another step in making ViewRanger the one stop solution for outdoors adventure.”

The ViewRanger Outdoors GPS app is free to download for Apple, Android and Symbian smartphones and tablets, and comes with free access to global maps. The app can also be easily upgraded to use detailed national maps for more than twenty countries worldwide (such as Ordnance Survey maps of Great Britainfrom £2.99). More information can be found on www.viewranger.com

Written by Claire Lynn

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