Go Jamaica Travel launches booking engine
Jamaican wholesaler, Go Jamaica Travel, has joined the ranks of Expedia.com, Travelocity and PriceLine, by launching its own booking engine, offering incredibly discounted rates for 118,000 hotels worldwide.
Currently, the rates are only accessible to travel agents. However, by May 1, local consumers will be able to book these hotels via e-commerce, Go Jamaica Travel's Dave Chin-Tung told Hospitality Jamaica last weekend.
Chin-Tung and his team launched the product at a breakfast presentation at The Knutsford Court Hotel in Kingston last Thursday.
"We are able to offer the hotels at cheaper rates so that the agents can add commission and still offer cheaper rates than those advertised," said Chin-Tung, explaining that the reduction in rates is between 20 and 30 per cent.
Hotels in all five continents, varying from apartments to six-star properties ... read