Around 60% of hotel bookings are now made online. By 2020, over 50% of all online searches are expected to be done by voice-enabled technology. And nearly 42% of global travellers use their smartphones to plan upcoming trips. It comes as no surprise then that 54% of hotels that […]
More than 51% of travellers are currently using online travel agencies (OTAs), such as Expedia, Booking.com and Hotels.com, to book trips. This makes OTAs a popular distribution channel for hotels. Before OTAs, hotels would sell to wholesalers, who in turn would sell the rooms to tour operators. These tour […]
The Global Distribution System (GDS), is a computer reservation system that allows travel agents to book hotel and travel services on behalf of their customers. There are four distribution channels that make up the GDS, namely Amadeus, Galileo, Sabre and Worldspan. Despite generating billions of dollars in sales year […]
Global Distribution Systems (GDS) power the global travel industry by generating billions of dollars in sales every year. Online travel agents and travel agencies use a GDS to search for the best available travel and accommodation rates for their clients. In fact, more than 600,000 travel agents use a […]
The GDS, or Global Distribution System, helps generate billions of dollars in global travel sales every year. Independent travel agents, online agents and travel agencies all use a GDS to search for the best available travel and accommodation rates for their clients. Being represented in the GDS with a […]
When it comes to choosing solution providers for your hotel, it’s important to understand how they differ from one another. This is particularly the case when deciding between a hotel technology provider, and a hotel representation company. It’s easy to confuse the two – at first glance, they may […]
HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts has welcomed a number of new serviced apartments to its portfolio recently, including Staying Cool at the Rotunda and Talbot Suites at Stonebridge – part of The Talbot Collection. These join Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity, the first of a new brand that opened in London […]
One year into its relationship with Sabre Hospitality Solutions, HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts is seeing the benefits of connecting with Sabre’s industry-leading distribution solutions, allowing them to grow their portfolio and better serve customers.
Sabre and HotelREZ completed the integration of Sabre’s SynXis Central Reservations and device-responsive booking engine last year, […]
As of 12 March 2018, Dublin-based Staycity Aparthotels has finally opened its brand-new premium property, Wilde Aparthotels London.
Wilde Aparthotels London is a 106-room property in an enviable position on the Strand, close to many of London’s most popular tourist attractions. Inspired by Oscar Wilde, It offers a range of […]
Hotel Villa Soro, an elegant former stately villa in the Basque city of San Sebastian has joined the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts portfolio. The hotel is now represented on the GDS under the HO chain code.
This renovated 19th-century villa hotel strikes a harmony between the warm, familiar atmosphere of […]
Ireland-based The Talbot Collection is the latest hotel group to join HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ) for GDS representation. The five 4-star properties are now represented under the HO chain code on the GDS and will benefit from HotelREZ’s unique global sales programme.
The collection offers a range of elegant […]
K+K Hotels has selected HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts to represent them on the Global Distribution System (GDS) under the HO chain code, adding 10 European city centre hotels to the HotelREZ portfolio.
Leading European brand K+K Hotels, part of Highgate hospitality management company, has joined the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ) […]
The Student Hotel has added five new properties to the HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts portfolio. The Dutch chain already has two hotels, one in Eindhoven and another in Amsterdam, represented under the HO chain code. This represents a significant growth of HotelREZ’s Dutch portfolio, accumulating an additional 2,235 rooms […]
The Queensberry Hotel, a quirky boutique hotel located in Bath city centre, has become the latest property to join HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts’ collection of independent British hotels. The hotel is owned by husband-and-wife duo Laurence and Helen Beere, and has established itself as one of Bath’s leading hotels.
Staycity Aparthotels, one of Europe’s leading Aparthotel operators, offering almost 3,000 apartments in major cities across the United Kingdom, Ireland, and France, has become the latest group to join HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts’ portfolio. The hotels will be represented on the GDS under HotelREZ’s HO chain code.
Staycity Aparthotels, which […]
HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts has completed certification with Simple Booking, a leading online reservation and channel management system based in Florence, Italy. Simple Booking offers a reservation system, rate match service, channel manager, metasearch platforms and business analytics, used by over 2,500 hotels.
The certified 2-way XML connection between the […]
Heacham Manor, a delightful country house hotel in North West Norfolk, has become the latest member of HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts portfolio of independent hotels in the United Kingdom.
Built in 1580, Heacham Manor has been transformed from an Elizabethan manor house into one of the finest hotels in Norfolk. […]
Coast & Country Hotels, part of the Shearings Leisure Group, has extended its hotel distribution to the Global Distribution Systems (GDS) for the first time ever, joining HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts’ HO chain code.
Historically popular as coach tour destinations for Shearings Holidays, Coast & Country Hotels now also provide […]
HotelREZ Hotels & Resorts (HotelREZ) and Guestline ink new partnership agreement to provide full service representation to hotels via HotelREZ’s own HO chain code on the GDS.
HotelREZ, one of the largest and fastest growing hotel representation companies in the world, has been appointed as a GDS and distribution partner […]