Monthly Archives: April 2011

Thursday, 14th April 2011

Amazing deals at Europe's best airport hotel

Tweet 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 … Read more

Thursday, 14th April 2011

Scrimping stags and hens' high expectations

Tweet 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 … Read more

Monday, 11th April 2011

Rescue dogs have their day at HolidayExtras.com

Tweet 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 … Read more

Monday, 11th April 2011

Glamour of air travel gone forever, say stressed, tired and grubby passengers

Tweet In the age of grotty airports and budget airlines it seems there’s not much room left for glamour. In a new poll from HolidayExtras.com, almost one in three travellers (30%) admit that airports make them feel stressed and a further 19% say they feel tired and grubby at the … Read more

Thursday, 7th April 2011

Joe Stump helps to shape the dream team at HolidayExtras.com

Tweet Californian web impresario Joe Stump is back at the HolidayExtras.com hub in Kent for his second stint to plan and guide the company’s groundbreaking new customer technology vision. And the pace has moved fast since his last visit. Joe has helped guide the leadership team in building a dream … Read more

Wednesday, 6th April 2011

Mums more fearful of flying

Tweet 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 … Read more

Tuesday, 5th April 2011

Holiday Extras celebrates its great Easter egg giveaway

Tweet 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 … Read more

Tuesday, 5th April 2011

Meet and Greet parking at Airparks Cardiff

Tweet 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 … Read more