Worldwide Hotel Link (WHL) partners with Peakwork Leisure Travel Network
Peakwork’s Leisure Travel network is increasing further with one of the biggest hotel suppliers, Worldwide Hotel Link (WHL). This new partnership will connect 6,500 hotels from over 40 countries directly into the Peakwork Leisure Travel Network.
Worldwide Hotel Link is a wholesale company and part of Italy’s Albatravel Group, a leading travel provider in the booking market. With offices located around the globe, including Milan, Rome, Venice, Genoa, Paris, Madrid, London, Lugano and Beijing, WHL’s product portfolio consists of hotel inventory from 2 to 5 stars and specializes in the supply of Italian properties where the company holds direct contracts with hand-picked independent hotels and smaller chains. The first integration to a partner will be with the Dutch virtual tour operator, TravelAssist, supported by technical implementation partner Netmatch. WHL’s hotels will be dynamically packaged and sold by Dutch OTAs and traditional travel agents.
With its innovative Player Hub Technology, Peakwork connects worldwide tourism supply and distribution. In recent years, Peakwork has primarily focused on the international rollout and connectivity of globally operating companies in the tourism sector but also focuses on local supply and distribution partners.
Founded in 2000 as the wholesaler company of Albatravel Group, WHL now boasts over 30,000 worldwide direct hotel contracts and over 6,500 hotels, with net rates in both top cities and beach destinations.
WHL also provides direct XML connectivity to over 80 major worldwide hotel chains and a range of directly contracted travel services such as transfers, excursions, event tickets and escorted tours.
Peakwork AG, founded in 2009, is the dynamic packaging and distribution connectivity specialist for the travel industry. With its unique Player Hub Technology®, Peakwork has created a marketplace and leisure travel network that brings together global supply and demand of travel products.
Leading international tour operators and service providers rely on Peakwork solutions for dynamic packaging with connectivity to worldwide hotel and flight providers. The flexible and internationally scalable travel distribution solutions are designed to cope with large traffic demands and benefit from the connection to global metasearch partners as well as global distribution networks. Strategic alliances with leading digital companies result in pioneering solutions for dynamic travel production, sales and yield management.
Player Hub Technology is successfully used in around 35 markets around the world.