Specialist Holidays Group was formed in the autumn of 2010 when several well-established specialist travel brands from within TUI Travel PLC were brought together under one management team.
Providing holidays throughout the world, with a focus on a handful of core regions, the Group concentrates its attention on high quality product aimed at mid-market and specialist holidaymakers all of whom seek out flexibility and outstanding value for money.
The Group’s exciting family of brands includes:
- Sovereign Luxury Travel and Meon Villas: prestigious European holidays and accommodation
- Hayes & Jarvis: far-flung adventures with style
- Austravel, Citalia and American Holidays: specialist destination expertise
- Crystal: making ski holidays happen
- Flexible Flights: flight consolidator for travel agents in the UK
- MyPlanet and MarcoPolo: longhaul experts operating in Denmark and Sweden
The Group has formed strong strategic alliances with the world’s most popular airlines such as British Airways, Emirates and easyjet, providing scheduled and low cost flying to bolster the existing charter offering employing Thomson Airways.
Based out of headquarters in Crawley & Surbiton in the UK and Dublin in Ireland, Copenhagen & Aarhus in Denmark and Gothenburg in Sweden, the business carries in the region of half a million passengers to their dream destinations every year.