Sabre and Travelodge partner to grow hotel bookings
- Category: Technology
- Created on Tuesday, 22 May 2012 11:38
Sabre and Travelodge partner to grow hotel bookingsSabre Travel Network, a global technology company serving travel suppliers and agencies, has extended its content agreement with Travelodge Hotels.
The deal means more than 350,000 Sabre-connected travel agents around the world now have access to more than 475 Travelodge properties in the UK and Ireland.
Travelodge has increased the number of properties it sells through the global distribution system (GDS), travel agencies and the GetThere corporate booking tool following a period of sustained growth through the channel.
Elisabeth Martins, Sabre’s managing director in the UK and Ireland, said: “Over recent years it has become clear that Sabre has provided a valuable revenue stream for Travelodge.
“As one of the leading hotel brands in the market place it is important that we can provide full Travelodge content to our travel agency customers.”
Travelodge is one of a growing number of hotels choosing to sell rooms through Sabre. Earlier this year, content from German aggregator hotel.de to was brought into the GDS.
Sabre-connected agents have the ability to shop and book more than 100,000 hotels, including 300 chains in 200 countries.