, a provider of online reservations to the European hotel industry, has just become an approved on-line reservation provider for large French hotel group CitÌ«tel.
The Cit™tel group
has an extensive network of 141 independent hotels in prime locations across France.
This new deal comes at the end of a very successful year for Active Hotels in France, having signed up a number of high-profile French hotel groups to its online reservation system since targeting the French market in 2002.
Active Hotels’ head of sales Dan Smith sees the agreement as a positive indication of the company’s ability to compete effectively on the European hotel market. “We continue to operate successfully in the European travel market. This deal with Cit™tel is a significant boost to our international campaign. We, at Active Hotels are very excited about working with the Cit™tel hotel group. I believe that we will make a significant contribution to Cit™tel online reservation figures. Looking forward, we will be hoping to build on the relationship we have already established to become the group’s preferred online reservation provider.”
All Cit™tel hotels have been carefully selected to provide good value, quality accommodation in many of France’s main cities. Each hotel has its own style and character and is located to enable visitors to appreciate the best that France has to offer. Herve Lasbouygues, Administrator for Cit™tel, comments, “I am confident that working with Active Hotels will increase our online visibility and deliver more reservations. Active Hotels’ online reservation system provides a competitive and reliable service that is easy to use. Active Hotels provides our network of hotels with increased visibility and opens up an entirely new distribution channel for our rooms.”
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