CASTRIES, St. Lucia -- Agents can tap into a new source of
commissions when booking clients to St. Lucia.
St. Lucia's Hotel and Tourism Association recently named Resort
Reservations Network, a destination-focused, online booking engine,
as the official central reservations system for the island.
Eric Austin, vice president of sales and marketing for the
Vancouver-based company, said the Web site includes information on
packages, activities and events taking place on St. Lucia.
"A special section for agents gives them access to air and hotel
availability and enables them to book their clients right at the
site," Austin said.
Commissions vary, depending on the product booked.
Web information includes air fares from U.S. gateways to St.
Lucia and information, rates and descriptions for hotels, inns,
villas and inclusive resorts.
Festivals, events, shopping, dining, weather and virtual tours
that preview St. Lucia also are featured.
Agents and consumers can also access a toll-free number for
Resort Reservations Network operates similar online programs for
other destinations and will add 10 more in 2002, including
For details, visit the Web site at www.stlucia.rezrez.com or call (888) 600-2688.