Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts and HRS Group, one of the leading hotel marketing partners in Europe and Asia, have signed a global long-term cooperation agreement. Both companies will be working closely together in the leisure as well as the corporate travel category.
London hotel rates have increased in the past year, according to new research by HRS, with the capital city now the second most expensive in Europe. Average room rates of £117.86 place London behind Zurich and ahead of Moscow, also making it the most expensive UK city per night.
Travellers can now use HRS’ application, HOTELS NOW, to make last minute hotel room bookings on the go right up until midnight on the day of travel. HRS, Europe’s leading hotel portal, has extended its existing mobile offering with its free iPhone application to find last-minute rooms.
MobileXpense and hotel portal HRS have concluded a new partnership offering added value to their respective customers by integrating hotel availability and pricing content into the MobileXpense online travel request functionality. With only a few mouse clicks in the MobileXpense Expense Management application, customers will be able to complete and submit a hotel request and having it booked upon approval.
Hotel portal HRS has launched a new web app for Google internet browser Chrome. HRS operates a global electronic hotel reservation system for business and private travellers based on a database of more than 250,000 hotels in all price categories in Germany, Europe and the rest of the world.