Month: October 2012

HXCA 2012 Stacey Boast, General Manager, Hilton Garden Inn Luton North

Hilton Garden Inn Luton North celebrates triple triumph

Hilton Garden Inn Luton North has won all three hotel categories of the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012, winning Best Airport Hotel, Best Airport Hotel Restaurant and Best Airport Hotel for Families. Now in its fourth year, the annual awards attracted votes from 101,000 HolidayExtras.com customers who travelled via a UK airport between April andContinue reading

Families could pay over the odds for their half-term getaway

While recent research has revealed that family destinations are more affordable this half term, HolidayExtras.com is reminding consumers that turning up at the airport without pre-booking extras like parking could make the holiday just as expensive – if not more. Holiday travellers don’t need to book travel add-ons far in advance to make savings: manyContinue reading

Holiday Extras is a Sunday Times Top Track 250 company

Five Kent businesses listed in 2012 Newingreen-based travel company Holiday Extras has been named a Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 company, for the third consecutive year. Published on 14 October in the Sunday Times, the Top Track 250 league table ranks Britain’s leading mid-market private companies based on their annual sales. Holiday ExtrasContinue reading

Karl Pilkington, HXCA Travel Personality of the Year 2012

Karl Pilkington is number one with Holiday Extras customers

TV’s most reluctant traveller, Karl Pilkington, has been crowned Travel Personality of the Year by voters in the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012. The original Idiot Abroad beat Joanna Lumley, Ben Fogle and Billy Connolly to the top spot with his unconventional travel programmes. Now in its fourth year, the annual Customers’ Awards attracted votesContinue reading