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HolidayCheck and The Trip Boutique Partner to Offer Hyper-Personalized Itineraries
Zurich, Switzerland, December 8, 2022 / TRAVELINDEX / HolidayCheck Premium members can now request free personalized travel itineraries created by The Trip Boutique. This partnership marks an important milestone for the expansion of The Trip Boutique’s B2B travel-as-a-service offering and underscores HolidayCheck’s commitment to innovation and customer orientation.
HolidayCheck, the leading German-speaking OTA, and The Trip Boutique announce a partnership to offer AI-powered 1×1 travel advisory for HolidayCheck Premium, a subscription program that provides benefits such as exclusive access to deals, special offers, and top discounts from selected partners for its members. Starting today, all HolidayCheck Premium members can get travel plans tailored to their individual preferences and tastes in all of The Trip Boutique’s city destinations. These hyper-personalized travel itineraries produced by The Trip Boutique include curated recommendations of HolidayCheck hotels and much more: the best-matching dining options, sights, shops, bars, activities – everything to make Premium members’ holidays unique.
The Trip Boutique’s service combines artificial intelligence with local expert knowledge to provide personalized advisory that saves travelers the time and effort to plan their trips. Besides offering individual recommendations of things to do and see in a destination, The Trip Boutique’s intelligent systems also suggest daily itineraries with proposed times for maximum convenience.
From Packaged to Personalized
The new service helps HolidayCheck Premium deliver more personalized offers, inspire its members and thus create a fun and stress-free travel planning experience.
Christoph Ludmann, CEO of HolidayCheck AG says: “The AI-based technology developed by The Trip Boutique adds real value for travelers, as it helps them make the best of their valuable time at the destination. We are convinced that this cooperation will strengthen our capabilities with respect to personalization and inspiration, enriching the travel experience for our customers.”
Steffen Ketterer, Business Lead of HolidayCheck Premium adds: “We are delighted that we can offer the benefit of personalized travel advice to HolidayCheck Premium members so that they can discover their destination in a convenient and innovative way. This offering is a step forward to transform the experience of Premium members towards more personalized travel services.”
With The Trip Boutique’s digital travel advice service, HolidayCheck underscores its customer focus and brings innovation to its relationship with Premium members by providing them with the best recommendations at every step of their trip.
“At The Trip Boutique, our mission is to give travel brands the superpowers to offer hyper-personalized travel advisory to their clients, so that travelers feel inspired and find what they love at their destination,” says Fernanda Barrence Mutz, CEO and co-founder of The Trip Boutique. “We’re excited to work with HolidayCheck Premium to reimagine the way its members plan and book their trips while boosting the business intelligence”, she adds. This partnership with a leading OTA also marks an important milestone for The Trip Boutique’s novel B2B travel-as-a-service offering.
About HolidayCheck AG
Making holidays better – this is the vision of HolidayCheck, the highest-reach holiday platform in the German-speaking area. Transparency, quality, and innovation drive the online booking and rating portal to offer holidaymakers the best travel experience. It is based on more than 10 million hotel reviews, its own online travel agency and offers from 88 tour operators and other tourism service providers. Since 2021 there also have been suitable rental car offers from HolidayCheck Car Rental on the platform. Moreover, travelers can find lots of helpful information and inspiration in the travel forum with over 3.7 million members and the HolidayCheck online magazine Away. In addition, HolidayCheck has been working intensively against review fraud and has founded the initiative Together against fake reviews. HolidayCheck AG is a subsidiary of the HolidayCheck Group, was founded in 2003 and is based in Bottighofen in Switzerland, near the German border town Konstanz.
About HolidayCheck Premium
HolidayCheck Premium, part of HolidayCheck AG, is an innovative subscription service for travelers on the HolidayCheck platform. Members pay a yearly subscription fee and in return get access to cash-back vouchers, exclusive deals, pre-sales, premium service, and partner benefits such as free foreign travel health insurance. HolidayCheck Premium aims to offer its members the services and products that make each trip memorable.
About The Trip Boutique
The Trip Boutique is an award-winning Swiss travel-tech company focused on AI-based personalization of travel experiences. By innovatively combining artificial intelligence with human expertise, The Trip Boutique has built a suite of proprietary tools and a match-making technology to identify the hotels, restaurants, bars, cafes, programs, attractions, and experiences in a destination that best fit each traveler’s interests, lifestyle and tastes. Through a modular solution, The Trip Boutique allows travel brands to elevate their customers’ experience by offering personalized advisory and itineraries while gaining rich data insights and adding business intelligence.