Fastjet to offer hotel bookings via its website

2014-06-18 11:44

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Cape Town - Low cost airline fastjet and Venere.com have signed a strategic partnership, which allows fastjet customers to book accommodation via the airline's website.

The airline announced the functionality would initially be launched as a 'co-brand' product with the Expedia member Verene.com - allowing fastjet customers to access and purchase rooms at Venere.com's complete inventory of hotels.

fastjet expects to fully integrate the accommodation offering into its booking process, allowing passengers to add accommodation to flight bookings and complete purchases using fastjet's increasingly popular mobile solutions.

Ellis Cain-Jones, Head of Commercial at fastjet, said "This is another key milestone in the roll-out of fastjet's ancillary products and revenue generation plan."

"Accommodation is a natural add-on for both our leisure and business customers and this partnership offers an extensive choice of hotels across the continent.

fastjet passengers without internet access will also able to book through a 24-hour call centre following the launch the airline said. 

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