Month: July 2012

Holiday Extras customers at an Airparks location.

Get away for less this summer with Airparks Gatwick

Eight days’ secured holiday parking from just £53.99 Leading off-airport parking company Airparks is offering some excellent deals to summer holiday travellers. Those looking for an unbeatable price on secured holiday parking can buy the Airparks Long Term Special, which starts from £53.99 for eight days or from £90.99 for 15 – that’s less thanContinue reading

Andrea Clayton, head of partnerships and insurance

Holiday Extras up for more national travel gongs

Local travel firm Holiday Extras has been nominated for a total of five awards in the prestigious Travel Trade Gazette (TTG) and Travel Bulletin Star awards for 2012. The company is a finalist in the Holiday Essentials Provider of the Year, Trade Website of the Year, and Training Programme of the Year categories in theContinue reading

The future’s green at Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras held a Green Challenge Week at its Kent base at the end of July to support The Travel Foundation’s Make Holidays Greener campaign, and the company’s new environment initiative. ‘Team Environment’ organised a daily green challenge for the 300-strong office between 30 July and 3 August, posting messages on the company’s intranet siteContinue reading

Incentive makes TUI agents’ hearts skip a beat

Holiday Extras rewards leading travel consultants with tickets to see Olly Murs When a group of TUI agents topped their branches’ year-on-year ancillary bookings, partnerships development manager Rebekah England from Holiday Extras invited them to dance with her at Edinburgh Castle. The incentive ran between May and June, and agents who doubled airport parking, hotelContinue reading

Luxury airport hotels from £40 a night

Savvy travellers get the best for less with  Consumers keen to cut the cost of their holiday – without compromising on quality – could consider an Undercover airport hotel deal next time they travel.’s Undercover hotels offer holidaymakers a guaranteed saving on the price they’d usually pay. Customers who book one of theseContinue reading

Holiday travellers take the plunge at Gatwick customers can take a dip at selected Gatwick airport hotels Holidaymakers can dive into their holiday before they’ve even set foot on a plane at selected Gatwick hotels. A soothing swim can help travellers start their holiday refreshed and relaxed. And parents will find a splash about in the pool a good way toContinue reading

Brits get into the holiday spirit

Poll by reveals Britain’s boozy reputation abroad is well deserved – and women are the biggest culprits A recent poll by reveals that Brits can’t go a few hours without alcohol on holiday. Nearly half of those asked (40%) make a beeline for the bar before the clock’s struck noon. And ladies areContinue reading urges summer holidaymakers to be prepared

With the summer holidays now in full swing, has a range of hassle-free extras that will protect savvy travellers from unexpected events. The award-winning travel insurance provider offers competitive cover – single-trip and annual – to suit customers ranging from sun-seekers to adrenalin sports junkies, starting from £9.01 per person; as well as additionalContinue reading

Undercover Hotels

Undercover airport hotels: luxury from £46.50 announces some super deals for the summer Holidaymakers can luxuriate at a four-star hotel for less when they book an Undercover deal with The identity of the Undercover hotel remains a mystery until the booking is confirmed, but the offer lets holiday travellers make a guaranteed saving on its original price. All hotelsContinue reading

One week’s holiday parking from £24.99

After the recent news about sky-high airport parking rates, Airparks is helping to reaffirm the ‘always book ahead’ message by offering a week’s parking from just £24.99. Airparks Cardiff is five minutes from the airport, and its closeness, self check-in desks and automatic key dispenser mean holidaymakers can enjoy a swift experience. Eight days’ parkingContinue reading