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HolidayPhone and Hotels.com offer discounted roaming-free mobile services for international travellers
|By Business Wire
|February 17, 2014 06:17 AM EST
Travellers booking their accommodation with Hotels.com® will from today
be able to purchase discounted international roaming-free mobile
Internet, voice and text services from HolidayPhone (http://www.holidayphone.com).
The 40% off discount voucher can be purchased once a booking is made on
Hotels.com*. HolidayPhone can save travellers hundreds or even thousands
of Dollars/Pounds/Euro in mobile phone charges when abroad.
“This is an exciting partnership with HolidayPhone and a great deal for
our customers who want to stay connected when they travel abroad. At
Hotels.com, we are dedicated to offering our customers promotions and
offers that make the travel experience even better, and we believe that
the HolidayPhone offer fits that perfectly,” says Yasmine Bratt, VP
Retail and Strategy for Hotels.com.
“We are happy to be working with Hotels.com in helping travellers keep
their connected lifestyle when abroad. Hotels.com is one of the world’s
leading hotel booking sites, and a great platform to reach and connect
with travellers.” says Emma Heimonen, CEO for HolidayPhone.
Once customers have made a hotel reservation at any participating
hotel**, all they need to do is click on the link in their booking
confirmation, or access it through their Hotels.com account, and they
will be taken straight to the co-branded page to purchase their
discounted HolidayPhone card. The offer will be available on the
Hotels.com website until 1 April 2014.
* The offer is available to bookings made on Hotels.com websites in the
US, UK, Australia, Germany and France.
** The offer is only available for bookings made at approximately 30,000
Hotels.com (http://www.hotels.com/?rffrid=smm.hcom.US.017.001.001) is
a leading online accommodation booking brand. Through the Expedia, Inc.
global network of websites, Hotels.com, LP connects travelers with more
than 260,000 properties around the world, ranging from international
chains and all-inclusive resorts to local favorites and bed &
breakfasts, together with all the information needed to book the perfect
stay. Hotels.com, LP benefits from one of the largest hotel contracting
teams in the industry, obtaining the best rates for its customers, and
offers frequent sales, special deals and promotions. There are more than
10 million genuine Guest Reviews (http://www.hotels.com/customer_care/pillar/guest_reviews.html?rffrid=smm.hcom.US.017.001.001) on
the websites from users who have actually stayed in the hotels to ensure
customers can make an informed choice when booking. Through Hotels.com,
LP’s industry-leading loyalty program Welcome Rewards (http://www.hotels.com/customer_care/pillar/welcomerewards.html?rffrid=smm.hcom.US.017.001.001)®,
customers can earn a free* night for every 10 nights stayed at more than
85,000 hotels. Under its Best Price Guarantee (https://ssl.hotels.com/customer_care/pillar/price_guarantee.html?rffrid=smm.hcom.US.017.001.001.)†,
if a customer can find the same deal for less on a prepaid hotel,
Hotels.com, LP will refund the difference. Travelers can book online or
by contacting one of the multilingual call centers. Special apps for
mobile phones and tablets can also be downloaded at www.hotels.com/deals/mobile_app/ enabling
customers to book on the go with access to 20,000 last minute deals.
Hotels.com publishes an award-winning twice-yearly review of
international hotel room price trends called the Hotels.com Hotel Price
Index™, which is now produced in 31 individual country editions, with
North American data available at www.hotel-price-index.com.
Follow Hotels.com on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Hotels.comUS,
on Twitter at www.twitter.com/hotelsdotcom
and on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/user/hotelsdotcom.
Hotels.com, LP is part of Expedia, Inc., the largest online travel
company in the world with an extensive portfolio that includes some of
the world's best-known brands.
Hotels.com, Hotel Price Index, HPI, Finding You The Perfect Place and
the Hotels.com logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of
Hotels.com, LP. All other trademarks are property of their respective
owners. © 2014 Hotels.com, LP. All rights reserved. CST # 2083949-50
*Your free night is good at any Welcome Rewards eligible property. The
maximum value of your free night is the average daily rate of your ten
(10) nights. Your free night does not include taxes and fees.
† Best Price Guarantee on hotel bookings. If you find a lower price on
exactly the same stay elsewhere, we’ll match it or let you cancel your
booking without a penalty. Terms and conditions apply.
About HolidayPhone (www.holidayphone.com)
HolidayPhone is a communications company helping international travelers
to bring their connected lifestyle abroad. The company provides roaming
free mobile Internet, voice and text services for travelers visiting 30
destination countries. The company operates under the HolidayPhone brand
in the Nordic, UK, US, German, French and Australian market.
HolidayPhone has 9 e-commerce points of sale in 6 languages. The company
also operates the PrepaidSimCard.org brand globally. Headquartered in
Stockholm, Sweden, HolidayPhone is a privately owned company.
Connect with HolidayPhone on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/holidayphone),
and LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/company/holidayphone-ab).
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