Hotels add to
the bottom line with new bookings-partners.com
launched in July 2009, is helping destinations
market themselves. Now hotels and other
Tourism Operators such as car rentals,
tour companies and tourism activities
collaborate in marketing each other.
"It came about by requests from our
hotel and tourism activity partners who
wanted a better way to market the destination
and to collaborate" says Kathy-Lynn
Ward, COO of AXSES.
Most activity operators
work with hotel concierges after the guest has
arrived. This does not showcase the product and
make it an integral part of the incentive to visit.
Booking-partners.com automates the entire process
giving the traveler a fun and useful shopping
experience and enhancing the destinations marketing
with the booking engine and the arcAds advertising
server this travel marketing portal tracks
all visit, clicks, quote and bookings. All
visitors are captured in an online direct marketing
There is a direct marketing system for
sales follow up and admin. tools for management
control and reporting onof reservations.
Hotel Widgets help travelers explore options
The widget allows travelers to explore options
and all activities at anytime. Travels book with
the hotel who collaborates with the partner to
provide this cross-marketing service. The hotel
get the travel agents commission. The activity
makes the booking referred from the hotel.
The collaborative system tracks all referrals.
Book and Save widget as seen
Rotrevor Hotel in Barbados