May 9th, 2017
Lion Quays Hotel & Spa Offering New Online Booking at The Cabinet Rooms
Following the £1million refurbishment and relaunch of its Cabinet Rooms conference centre last year, the Lion Quays Hotel & Spa in Oswesty has become the only hotel in Shropshire to offer a new live booking service with partner venuedirectory.com; giving corporate customers the ability at the touch of a button to book any of its meeting rooms with less than 24 hours’ notice.
Designed to support the Hotel’s PAs and direct meeting buyers to book meeting rooms and small event spaces at short notice, the online system is easy to use and is as simple as entering your preferred date and number of delegates attending on the Hotel’s website booking tool. venuedirectory.com’s technology does the rest – searching live availability for suitable space and taking you through a booking and online payment process that takes less than five minutes.
Colin Jenno, general manager from Lion Quays Hotel & Spa said: “We appreciate that PAs and corporate buyers are busy people and therefore need a speedy, reliable booking service. The new online format, which has just gone live, allows them to book quickly and without fuss – exactly what is required in our small meeting business.”
PAs and corporate buyers are invited to visit the hotel with Open Days on 10th May or 22nd June 2017 from 6 to 8pm, with a chance to see the Cabinet Rooms, find out more about venuedirectory.com’s online service and sample ‘light bites’ from the Hotel’s newly refurbished Waterside Restaurant. EmailLiz.Pickering@lionquays.co.uk for details.
For further information, visit www.lionquays.co.uk
Best Western Cresta Court Hotel Launches Online Booking Service with Live Meeting Availability
The Best Western Cresta Court Hotel, Altrincham, in south Manchester, has launched a brand new live booking service with partner venuedirectory.com, that gives corporate customers the ability at the touch of a button to book any of its small meeting rooms with less than 24 hours’ notice.
The only Hotel in Manchester offering this service, it has been designed to be the perfect tool for the Cresta Court Hotel’s PAs and direct meeting bookers, who are often tasked with booking a meeting room or small event space at short notice. The online system is easy to use and is as simple as entering your preferred date and number of delegates attending on the Hotel’s website booking tool. venuedirectory.com’s technology does the rest – searching for available space and taking you through a booking process that takes less than five minutes. Importantly, users can see live availability which avoids the need to call to confirm a room is available on your chosen date, and payment can simply be taken by company credit card or by invoice once an account is set up.
Paul Hindley, general manager of the Best Western Cresta Court, said: “We have completed extensive refurbishment to our meeting rooms in the last two years and have since noticed a growth in short lead time meeting bookings. This new system will allow our PAs and direct corporate bookers direct access to live meeting space availability, enabling them to book more quickly, easily and within their short lead times. We are the first hotel in the area to launch live availability with our partner venuedirectory.com, and already it is proving a popular addition to our services.”
The live booking facility is available at http://www.cresta-court.co.uk/meetings-at-cresta-court-hotel.html
The Best Western Cresta Court is running a promotion in January and February 2017 where customers who make meeting bookings to the value of £1,500 on the new venuedirectory.com booking system will be entered into free prize draw to win one of two ‘Fit Bits’; ideal to help you stick to those New Year resolutions! *
The Hotel has recently opened its new Allen suite that boasts natural daylight as well as air conditioning and can host up to 10 people theatre style or 40 people in a boardroom format. It includes the latest in conference technology including free high speed Wi-Fi and audio presentation equipment. It also benefits from the bespoke food and drink menus developed by Cresta Court’s head chef Simon Hardman-Taylor. The suite forms part of the hotel’s seven conference and meeting rooms which all include natural daylight, free Wi-Fi, air conditioning, wheelchair access to all areas and dedicated conference porters.
* Bookers are automatically entered to the draw once their bookings to the value of £1500 have been completed.
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