Holiday Extras news

Holiday Extras scoops Employee Benefit award

The Hythe travel company Holiday Extras scooped the award for Most Engaging Benefits Package at the Employee Benefits Awards – which took place at the London HAC’s Royal Artillery Garden last Friday – for its online employee benefits portal my.extras. my.extras was launched in 2012 after weeks of teaser campaigns, and the team at Holiday

Holiday Extras team to raise £1,000 in charity abseil

A charity abseil from a Folkestone landmark in June by the Holiday Extras team will raise funds for Folkestone, Dover and Hythe Samaritans’ 50th anniversary. Holiday Extras has chosen to support The Samaritans by inviting volunteers from their team to jump off the roof of the Leas Cliff Hall events centre to the base of

Holiday Extras’ Ryan Charlwood on a winning streak

Caption: Ricky Stevens, driver, and Ryan Charlwood, passenger and Senior Partnerships Development Manager at Holiday Extras, cross the finishing line 3rd in the Eastern Airways British Sidecar championship at Thruxton races last weekend. Ricky & Ryan quickly got up to speed and ended the race in an impressive 3rd position, beating some big names in

Parking bookings spring ahead this April

Holiday Extras’ bookings surged after Easter, with the highest booking day for airport parking since 2010. Consumers flocked to book their airport parking, taking advantage of savings of up to 60%. Matthew Pack, CEO at Holiday Extras said:  “These fantastic booking totals prove that our customers are no April fools when it comes to making

M.A.D – Mums Against DIPG Challenge

Holiday Extras is supporting the Abbie’s Army M.A.D (Mums Against DIPG) Lakes Challenge, which will take place in between 25 -26 May, 2013. Twenty very special women, will attempt a complete crossing of the Lake District National Park from South to North this spring. They will be canoeing, cycling, walking, scrambling and abseiling. Steve Lawrence, Group CEO

Airport hotels offer shelter from the last blast of winter

The Met Office predicts that the very cold conditions, including high winds and snow, will continue for another day or so. Holiday Extras offers affordable airport hotels for those who are planning on flying on these bitterly cold days at airports around the country. At Heathrow, the Comfort hotel can be booked this week for

Matthew Paxton, COO at Holiday Extras

Rural firms MUST make provisions for staff to work from home

Commuting to city jobs easier than commuting to rural offices  As Yahoo! clamp down on employees who work from home, leading holiday add-ons provider Holiday Extras are introducing a new initiative to ensure that their staff can work from home. Located in rural Kent, which is notoriously subject to extreme weather conditions, Holiday Extras’ staff

Holiday Extras wins Elite Award

  Leading travel add-ons company Holiday Extras has been named as the Best Ancillary Provider by the Elite Travel Group for the third consecutive year.  The awards ceremony took place at The Belfry in Sutton Coldfield, on Friday 25th January, Burns Night. All those attending tucked in to haggis accompanied by neeps and tatties! The newly

Holiday Extras’ Lindsay rules the red carpet

Travel trade specialist scoops ‘best dressed’ at the prestigious TTG Awards Lindsay Garvey-Jones, from Hythe-based Holiday Extras, was the girl everyone was talking about at the Travel Trade Gazette Awards on October 4. The partnerships development manager was voted into the top spot of the TTG Chic Style Award, in which the industry’s leading talent