has launched Galileo Self Catering, the latest addition to a portfolio of accommodation solutions for Galileo travel agency customers.The solution gives desktop access to 28 self-catering brands including Blakes, French Life and Country Cottages. Properties range from 1 star to 5 star, sleeping 2 to 24 people, and include romantic hideaways in the country, family houses on the beach and castles in Scotland.
Galileo Self Catering is accessible via a URL or through Galileo Leisure, and agents will automatically earn commission on all bookings made. This is particularly beneficial to agents as Galileo Self Catering will manage the commission process from end to end.
Commenting on the launch of Galileo Self Catering, Cendant TDS Regional Managing Director for the UK and Ireland Alison Bell said: “Our agency customers now have, at their finger-tips, the full suite of tools they need to be able to offer their customers the very best range and choice of holiday options available anywhere.”
“We are delighted to be working with our sister company Galileo to offer agents a one stop shop for all their self-catering requirements. There is a huge potential for agents to earn additional revenues through the European holiday rental market and believe this sector will continue to grow in years to come.” says Markus Deutsch, Cendant’s Vacation Rental Group’s President and Chief Executive Officer.