Swans announce HotelPlanner partnership
4th October 2016
Swansea City is pleased to announce an exciting new partnership with HotelPlanner for the next two seasons.
The agreement sees the leading online provider of group travel services worldwide become the club's preferred hotel booking partner for team and fan travel.
HotelPlanner will book and manage hotel accommodation requirements for the club's team travel while on tour through their professional services team and world class group booking system.
In addition, HotelPlanner will deliver a customized online portal to help drive more fan travel to away games and book stays for home games.
"HotelPlanner is excited to be a new sponsor of Swansea City with the exclusive opportunity to provide teams and their players with the best hotels at affordable rates that will deliver a greater travel experience," said Tim Hentschel, CEO of HotelPlanner.com.
"In addition to team travel, we're looking forward to having fans travel to attend more away games or attend a home game by providing specially priced hotel plus ticket package rates."
Swansea City vice-chairman, Leigh Dineen, commented: "We are delighted to add HotelPlanner.com to our team.
"Team travel and accommodation plays a vital role in match day performance and HotelPlanner has the experience and expertise to ensure the squad is perfectly prepared for their Premier League challenge.
"The big bonus is that there are also huge benefits for supporters who can save money by utilising the cutting edge technology of their customised hotel booking portal.
"It's a winning formula for everyone and we are looking forward to working with them.''
A cutting edge technology booking portal will be deployed to the exacting specification of Swansea. HotelPlanner will release exclusive hotel plus ticket packages and special fan hotel deals for fans, partners and Swansea City club members to take advantage of discounted hotel accommodations for both home and away games.
Swansea City and HotelPlanner will also work closely together to actively promote, engage and facilitate the partnership via their website and social media channels.