Oakwood has signed a brand new strategic partnership with TravelClick, which is owned by Amadeus.
Oakwood hopes the deal will place it on the forefront of on-line reserving functionality, enabling seamless integration with mainstream journey and on-line reserving platforms in addition to journey administration platforms.
The revamped platform will enable shoppers and enterprise travellers alike to e book instantly on-line – a serious shift in preferences in a rapidly-changing trade.
“The brand new, strategic partnership between Oakwood and TravelClick is really important in its potential to rework entry and availability to furnished and serviced flats and is a crucial subsequent step in our long-term expertise initiative,” mentioned Chris Ahearn, chief government officer, Oakwood.
“Our clients have requested for extra streamlined options with fewer factors of contact, real-time reserving, and extra transparency in pricing. “Our new world reservation system will obtain these targets by offering a single, built-in system for pricing, and stock globally.”
For TravelClick, the settlement marks its foray into the furnished and serviced condo sector.
Its proprietary iHotelier Reserving Engine 4.zero gives a centralised e-commerce platform that allows Oakwood to information friends by way of the reserving course of with interactive message shows, and focused merchandising and add-on providers.
As well as, TravelClick’s mobile-friendly expertise will combine into Oakwood’s recently-launched cellular app, making it simpler than ever for friends to handle their journey lodging.
“TravelClick has a protracted file of excellence in growing progressive expertise options for lodges, and by integrating these instruments with Oakwood’s sturdy reserving platforms, we’re in a position to present a fair higher and extra personalised service for friends.
“We’re delighted to take this nice step ahead and stay up for extra thrilling updates in 2019,” added Ahearn.
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