NEW YORK -- A slew of incentives is being offered to agents on
bookings around the world.
A sampling of the perks follows:
• The Athenaeum Hotel and Apartments overlooking London's Green
Park is paying 15% on all phone, fax and e-mail bookings of its
U.S. Dollar Rate package for individuals and groups through Feb.
The plan starts at $265 per night. The package includes a welcome
drink, newspaper, priority check-in and late check-out times, at
discounted rates guaranteed in U.S. dollars.
For more information or reservations, call (800) 335-3300, fax
(800) 335-3200 or e-mail [email protected].
• Agents who book three three-night packages to Breezes Bahamas
in Nassau for travel through Feb. 28 will receive a free
three-night stay for themselves.
"We received tremendous support from agents in 2002 and we want to
show our commitment to our partners," said John Issa, SuperClubs'
Packages pay 13% commission; daily, inclusive rates for a
three-night plan start at $200 per person, double, which represents
a 40% discount off rack rates.
To book, visit www.superclubs.com.
• The Gramercy Park Hotel, at 2 Lexington Avenue at 21st Street,
is paying agents 25% commission for bookings made -- and travel
completed -- by February 28.
Rates start at $139 per room, single, and $149, double. For the
price, guests receive complimentary breakfast, free high-speed
Internet access and use of a new fitness center.
Agents can book via the GDSs using Gramercy park Hotel codes 11529
(Sabre); 22030 (Apollo); NYCGRA (Amadeus), and 91817