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Holiday Extras rolls out Free Hotel Cancellation

Holiday Extras, the travel extras specialist, rolls out a Free Hotel Cancellation policy for all of its hotels this year;  applicable for up to 24 hours before the stay date. The move follows an in-depth test which showed that customers are more likely to purchase a hotel when they are offered the flexibility of aContinue reading

Brits Holidaying Habits Revealed

Nearly half of Brits favour long-haul holidays 40 per cent opt for two-week getaways Spain remains staple holiday destination for Brits As we enter the New Year and spend January planning and booking our next trips, new research reveals exactly the kind of breaks that holidaymakers will be taking this year. The research, undertaken byContinue reading

Holiday Extras acquires Chauntry

Holiday Extras Acquires Chauntry Software Business as Part of International Technology Expansion

HolidayExtras.com, the UK market leader for travel extras, today announced the acquisition of Chauntry, the global provider of booking systems to airports & car park operators The specific terms of the purchase were not disclosed.   Chauntry is the globe’s leading provider of parking booking systems and operates at over 80 airports worldwide. Processing tensContinue reading

Travel Specialist, Holiday Extras Acquires Purple Parking Brand and Website

As Part of a Pre-Packaged Deal, Market Leader Holiday Extras Steps in to Salvage PurpleParking’s Online Airport Parking Business Holiday Extras, the UK’s market leader of travel extras for the last 35 years, today announced the acquisition of Purple Parking’s brand and website, www.purpleparking.com The deal has been successfully completed via a pre-packaged administration sale.Continue reading

Holiday Extras Reports Record Growth

Summer ‘17 delivers extraordinary results for UK Holiday Company Despite turbulent times for the holiday industry, leading travel specialist HolidayExtras.com, has continued to break sales’ records this summer.  The company is reporting a significant year on year rise in revenue and delivered unprecedented peaks in bookings, with the organisation hitting a record turnover peak ofContinue reading

Brits’ Favourite Holiday Books Revealed

The nation’s favourite read has been named as Jane Austen’s classic, Pride and Prejudice, in a poll* of over 7,000 people released today after receiving over a quarter (26 per cent) of votes. The research, undertaken by travel specialists Holiday Extras, revealed that over half of us (57 per cent) read three or more booksContinue reading

TTG Top Travel Industry Awards for Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras awarded Gongs for Car Hire and Travel Essentials Holiday Extras, the travel extras specialist has scooped Car Hire supplier of the Year and Travel Essentials Company of the Year for the second year running at the Travel Trade Gazette’s annual awards. The glittering award ceremony was held at the West End’s Lyceum TheatreContinue reading