Articles tagged “discounts”

Luxury Thailand Hotels Target Demonstrators With Steep Discounts

Chadamas Chinmaneevong, Bangkok Post

Whether it's a Shutdown Bangkok Promotion or just steep discounting to woo Thai people as international tourism has slowed, Thailand hotels are doing everything they can to put heads in beds. Hotels have a different kind of occupancy to worry about than the demonstrators.

6 years ago

Cyber Monday Deals Offered by Hotels, Cruise Lines, Destinations and Booking Sites

Beth J. Harpaz, Associated Press

There are probably more travel companies participating in some way in Cyber Monday discounting than those that are abstaining. Airlines will be just coming off their busiest weekend of the year, and will get in on the act, as well.

6 years ago

New York City hotels slash prices to boost occupancy this January during ‘Hotel Week’

New York City hotels slash prices to boost occupancy this January during ‘Hotel Week’

These promotions seem slightly less relevant to the spontaneous booker with the emergence of apps like HotelTonight that allow locals and tourists to book similarly discounted rooms all year long.

7 years ago

Parisian startup offers day-rate rooms for Europe’s best hotels

These high-end hotels could never be mistaken for a pay-by-the-hour motel, and have seen a 10 percent rise in profit since offering crash pads for weary business travelers and musicians.

7 years ago

IHG upgrades mobile apps to include room discounts and deals

IHG is adjusting its services to cater its customers where they are connecting to the hotel company, which is increasingly through mobile apps and less through web pages.

7 years ago

Alitalia agrees to honor super cheap tickets bought during computer glitch

Alitalia agrees to honor super cheap tickets bought during computer glitch

The Daily Telegraph

A glitch is a profit death sentence for airlines from El Al to United who are pressured to honor sales via social media; however, Alitalia scraped by without having to honor the tickets acquired for free.

7 years ago

Eventbrite to offer event attendees deals on Uber, HotelTonight, and RentTheRunway

This clever startup partnership will both draw new users to the startup services and give event planners an incentive to use Eventbrite to offer attendees the extra perks.

7 years ago

The U.S. cruise industry kicks off it’s annual week of discounts

The U.S. cruise industry kicks off it’s annual week of discounts

National Cruise Vacation Week started yesterday and with it came deep discounts on every major cruise line for trips leaving next month to next year.

7 years ago

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