hotel.de exclusive hotel reservation partner of new business travel portal CorporateWorld by Sixt and MasterCard
Nürnberg, May-3-2004 – hotel.de, the free-of-charge online hotel reservation service is part of the booking platform of the new business travel portal CorporateWorld, a joint venture of Sixt and Dennso Management Consulting in co-operation with MasterCard. By this integration the comprehensive hotel offerings of hotel.de – comprising of more than 130.000 hotels worldwide – is now available to the customers of CorporateWorld. Next to flights and rental cars companies can conveniently book via CorporateWorld (www.corporateworld.biz) hotel rooms at guaranteed best prices. hotel.de provides a maximum of price transparency so that the business customer safes time and cost when booking a hotel. Based upon the daily up-dating of the hotel rates through hotel.de, users of www.corporateworld.biz will find most current low accomodation rates. The hotel stay is conveniently paid with the CorporateWorld MasterCard at the time of departure.
The CorporateWorld GmbH in co-operation with Sixt, MasterCard, Landesbank Baden-Württemberg, hotel.de AG and further service partners has developed an integrated corporate travel management system. CorporateWorld integrates credit-card-based payment transactions as well as high-performance e-business systems resulting in a service-oriented business travel portal. Thus the service provider offers corporations intelligent solutions for all stages of their business travel management activities by the help of which the processing of business trips can be arranged comfortably, efficiently and inexpensively. The CorporateWorld MasterCard provides the business traveller primarily with the freedom to pay for flights, rental cars and hotels booked online cashlessly and flexibly. Moreover the customer has access to the entire CorporateWorld MasterCard service and performance range (insurances, legal protection and many more) . Additionally travel managers can track all transactions via a central booking and clearing system thus cutting travel expenses and processing costs drastically. ------------------------------------------------------
hotel.de is a leading, internet-based hotel reservation service. Via hotel.de customers can book or enquire about 130.000 hotels worldwide as well as book hotel package offers very easily and quickly at discount room rates. Hotels benefit from hotel.de as an additional sales channel distributing their offers and specials to the right target group and with high coverage.
hotel.de is the only hotel reservation service integrating all major central hotel booking engines (such as Pegasus, Worldres, Trust, HRN) as well as its own reservation system ARS (Advanced Reservation System) under one user interface. For hotel.de customers, the specific advantage of this integration is that all room contingents and rates of the above-mentioned systems will be checked upon availability. The best rate of an individual hotel will be displayed, thus putting the hotel.de customer into a position to book the lowest rate available in nearly all locations and at any time. The numerous hotel package offers designed especially for hotel.de customers are also of unique character. hotel.de is operated by the German company hotel.de AG and has offices in both Hamm and Nuremberg. Between April 1998 and October 2001, hotel.de was a joint venture between Atrada Trading Network AG and the hotel marketeer Intergerma GmbH & Co. Established as an independent company in 2001, hotel.de has been extending its online content very successfully eversince and is today a leading hotel reservation service.