Month: April 2011

Amazing deals at Europe's best airport hotel

The Sofitel at Heathrow terminal 5 has been named the best airport hotel in Europe – and holidaymakers can stay there for less than £100 a night. HolidayExtras.com is offering rooms at the five-star hotel for an incredible £94.80* at weekends throughout August. The hotel, which is connected to terminal 5 by a covered walkway,Continue reading

Scrimping stags and hens' high expectations

It appears that stag and hen dos are not immune to spending cuts, a new poll from HolidayExtras.com has found. Despite the fact that the majority of those asked fancy a trip abroad, almost a quarter (23%) of people would not want to spend more than £100 on a weekend away to celebrate theirs orContinue reading

Rescue dogs have their day at HolidayExtras.com

Rescue greyhounds bounded around the HolidayExtras.com office on Friday during a fundraising day in aid of deserving dogs. Web project manager Lena Raske and her helpers raised £297 for Kent Greyhound Rescue to help pay for medical treatment for Holly, a greyhound who had been abused. The Appledore charity saved the dog’s life, and sheContinue reading

Mums more fearful of flying

As millions of British travellers prepare to fly off on their holidays, HolidayExtras.com has found that mums suffer from a heightened fear of flying, with 11% of mums admitting that their fear of flying has escalated since having children. This is despite recent assurances from The International Air Transport Association (IATA) that aircraft travel isContinue reading

Holiday Extras celebrates its great Easter egg giveaway

HolidayExtras.com celebrated the launch of its new Easter Bundle at selected airport hotels with a gift of 200 chocolate eggs to the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital last week. Jason Hindle from HolidayExtras.com delivered the eggs to the hospital’s play specialist Gill Bailey, he said: “It’s been such a treat to deliver these eggs for theContinue reading

Meet and Greet parking at Airparks Cardiff

Airparks Cardiff airport offer a very competitively priced Fast Lane park and ride service – from £38 for eight days parking. Now, to expand the choice for customers, they have launched a new superior Meet and Greet service at Cardiff. Meet and Greet parking offers travellers the easiest option for parking while they are away,Continue reading