Press Release – Paris, May 19th, 2015
eTravel has been successfully integrated into Availpro’s Smart Channel Manager. Hotels can now sell their rooms on eTravel booking portal and beneficiate from a central inventory with Availpro.
Paris May 19th, 2015 – Availpro, leading provider of e-booking solutions, announces its new partnership with eTravel (Netmedia Group), the largest online hotel accommodation provider in Poland to reinforce its presence on the local tourism market.
After building momentum in Easter Europe, Availpro is continuing to develop its local business operations with this new strategic partnership. Polish hoteliers using Availpro Smart Channel Manager® will benefit from a seamless connection to eTravel well-known hotel booking websites such as Hotele.pl or StayPoland.com. Rates, inventory and restrictions can be managed from Availpro single interface, enabling hotel customers to better control their online distribution.
‘This is a very exciting news for Availpro to partner with a highly respected company such as eTravel. I strongly believe this cooperation will help our mutual hotel customers to access a larger audience and boost their online sales on multiple local portals.’ says Gregor Halek, Business Development Manager Poland & Czech Republic at Availpro.
Mariusz Debski, Contracting Director of eTravel, adds ‘We are delighted to start working with AvailPro. Availpro’s solutions are increasingly popular among hotels in Poland, with whom we are working on a daily basis. With dynamic connection between our distribution channels and Availpro system, we can be sure that we will be offering our customers the most up to date and attractive offer in terms of Hotels rooms prices and availability.’
Founded in 2001, Availpro is a leading provider of e-booking software solutions which allows hotels to increase their occupancy and revenue while saving costs. Availpro provides innovative and critical tools to help managers operate their on-line distribution, maximise commission-free bookings from their official website and facilitate decision-making processes regarding price optimisation and guest satisfaction. Availpro partners with more than 300 companies around the world including largest OTA’s, meta-search portals, Global Distribution Systems (GDS) and PMS & CRS providers.
Availpro is pursuing an active international expansion strategy, and currectly has offices in France, eight in Europe and two in North America.
eTravel is the largest online broker of hotel rooms in Poland. The company has the most modern online hotel reservation system in Poland – Central System of Reservations Online (CSRO). This in-house system enables real-time booking and management of information, availability and prices of accommodation facilities in Poland. Sales of accommodation are done primarily by the company’s websites. The company’s flagship site – Hotele.pl is one of the most famous tourist sites in Poland. The site, operating since the year 2000, is visited by thousands of users daily. Sales of hotel accommodation is also supported by a number of other services available for both Polish and foreign clients. Through the affiliate system, eTravel provides online hotel reservation system to its Partners. Particular hotel facilities are contracted in Poland and Romania. Database is being constantly expanded with cooperating hotels, B&Bs and other accommodation facilities that meet certain quality standards.
eTravel ensures attractive prices and availability of accommodation. In terms of the hotel offer, the company has over 3000 properties contracted in Poland and more than 600 hotels contracted in Romania. Thanks to co-operation with the biggest sale systems of online hotel services, eTravel holds in its offer over 270,000 hotel facilities all over the world.
Availpro press contact:
Manuela Joulageix, Marketing & Communication Director