Holiday Extras news

Monday, 14th July 2014

Holiday Extras wins the Travel Trade Crusade 2014


Tweet On Friday July 11, a team from Holiday Extras set off from Kent to drive through six countries over three days in the annual Travel Trade Crusade. Travel industry professionals from all over the country vied to drive the craziest cars and raise funds for local charities. The Holiday Extras … Read more

Wednesday, 11th June 2014

Meet and Greet anxieties?

Convenient airport parking with

Tweet Holiday Extras advice is to book with a reputable company Recent warnings by insurers to users of Meet and Greet services at UK airports are unnecessarily alarmist, according to Holiday Extras. Sean Hagger, Commercial Director at Holiday Extras commented: “While most personal car insurance policies do not cover valet … Read more

Thursday, 29th May 2014

Don’t believe the Mumbo Jumbo about airport parking prices

Holidays Extras CEO Matthew Pack.Credit: Professional Images

Tweet Booking airport parking with Holiday Extras means making savings across the board – some parking prices have even gone down since 2012 Following recent headlines that airport parking prices have increased, people might worry about dropping their car off at the airport before jetting off on holiday. But for … Read more

Friday, 9th May 2014

Record bookings point to a fruitful summer for the travel industry

Holidays Extras CEO Matthew Pack.Credit: Professional Images

Tweet Holiday Extras sees a surge in booking On 6 May 2014, Holiday Extras made a record-breaking number of bookings. The company saw a 7% increase in bookings compared to its last all-time record day on 1st April this year. And partners, particularly the online travel brands, are also seeing … Read more

Tuesday, 29th April 2014

Local students become developers for the day with Holiday Extras


Tweet Computer science students from Brockhill Park College, Hythe, put their programming skills to the test during an open industry day on Friday 25 April, at local travel company Holiday Extras. They were challenged to become a ‘developer for a day’ and demonstrate how the computer programming they have learned … Read more

Monday, 3rd March 2014

Holiday Extras makes the top ten in the “Sunday Times Best Companies”


Tweet The UK’s market-leading travel add-ons company makes the list for the eighth time and achieves three-star ‘Extraordinary’ Best Companies accreditation Holiday Extras has exceeded its own success in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies To Work For survey by being listed at number 10 – Last year the company … Read more

Tuesday, 21st January 2014

Holiday Extras scoops the gong for Best Travel insurance

Travel Weekly Globes 2014.

Tweet   Holiday Extras has been voted as the travel trade’s Best Insurance Provider for the sixth year running. The announcement was made at the glittering Travel Weekly Globe Awards’ ceremony, which was held at The Grosvenor House Hotel in London on Thursday 16 January. Actor and comedian James Corden … Read more

Tuesday, 14th January 2014

Carly James joins the Holiday Extras team

Carly James

Tweet Holiday Extras has appointed Carly James as a new Partnerships Development Manager. Carly’s main focus will be managing our new relationship with Thomas Cook as well as some key existing partnerships with Travelsupermarket and the AA. Carly has worked in the travel industry for over 11 years. Her passion … Read more

Monday, 6th January 2014

Hilton UK airport stopovers with Holiday Extras

The Hilton garden Inn at Luton Airport

Tweet No one could be blamed for wanting to take a break from Blighty this winter – while our island is being lashed by storm after storm it’s tempting to take a break and relax in the sun in a different part of the world. For those who have decided … Read more

Friday, 13th December 2013

Undercover Hotels offer families great value for the Christmas getaway


Tweet Families who are planning to join in the great Christmas getaway, can still book some excellent Undercover Hotel deals with Holiday Extras. Undercover deals can be found at airports around the country – At Heathrow there’s a family room in a 4-star hotel for just £59.00 – While at … Read more