Time Design’s Dynamic Package booking engine connects with Sabre’s SynXis Central Reservation System
Time Design announced its integration with Sabre Hospitality Solutions’ SynXis Central Reservations (CR), which will give hotels the ability to offer travel packages.
With the integration, global travelers’ can combine their hotel reservations with airline tickets on the hotels’ official websites. Time Design’s Global Dynamic Package Solution combines real-time availability and prices of both accommodations and transportation (such as international airline tickets) and will allow global travelers to book both rooms and flights at the same time on the hotels’ official websites across mobile phones, tablets, or PCs.
Travelers visiting a hotel’s official website with Time Design’s Global Dynamic Package Solution will be able to choose airline tickets from a wide variety of airline carriers (including Low Cost Carriers (LCCs)), by specifying the airline name, alliance, prices, departure and arrival times, flights routes, as well as other options.
“Travelers were only able to book hotels and airline tickets at the same time through a travel agent or Online Travel Agency (OTA) but with our solution, travelers are able to book both rooms and airline tickets from a hotel’s official website. This not only makes it easier for travelers to make reservations, it also lets hotels improve their service offering and reduce channel cost against OTAs,” said Yuzo Takamatsu, President CEO of Time Design. “We believe hotels’ official websites offer the best deals nowadays and want to shift the existing distribution to hotels’ official websites by letting the hotels to have travel packages as their sales option,” he added.
Sabre Hospitality Solutions is the world’s largest central reservations system provider to the hospitality industry with over 36,000 hotels, resorts and chains using its technology, The SynXis CR provides distribution of rates and inventory through all online and offline distribution channels; connectivity to global distribution systems, more than 450 online travel agents, website and mobile booking engines; and seamless integration of critical property, revenue management, loyalty and content systems, providing holistic views of hotel guests and revenue.