12 May 2014 15:00
Etihad Holidays, a division of Etihad Airways, has launched a new website providing UAE guests with a one-stop-shop that enables them to search, create, and book tailor-made holidays at any time of the day.
new website, accessed via etihad.com, offers dynamically packaged holidays at
exceptional rates with many of the world’s leading hotel brands and also includes
an extensive range of tours, excursions, family attractions, safaris, car hire,
all using the Etihad Airways and partner airline flight network.
the new innovations the website offers is the ability to save a packaged
holiday quotation under a quick profile, which can be shared with family and
friends by email. The saved itinerary can then be retrieved later on, changed
and updated, or booked immediately.
are made safely by a credit card through Etihad Airways’ secure online payment
Baumgartner, Etihad Airways’ Chief Commercial Officer, said: “We are delighted
to launch this innovative Etihad Holidays website for guests in our home market,
offering a seamless experience for creating, organising and booking holidays.
online website, the first of its kind in the UAE, will soon be available in other
markets across the Etihad Airways network to drive tourism into the UAE and
across our fast expanding global network, following the successful launch of
Etihad Holidays in the UK and Germany.”
first website booking has also been made by Abu Dhabi resident, David Irving,
who received a Dhs500 Etihad Holidays voucher to mark the occasion.
Irving said: “The Etihad Holidays website is very fast and easy to use and my
entire package selections and booking were made in less than 10 minutes. It was
a great experience and I’m now looking forward to my holiday in Phuket.”
further benefit, guests booking holidays via the new website can earn Etihad
Guest Miles both for the flights in addition to the overall package value as
they choose from the entire selection of services within the annual
Etihad Holidays program featuring 128 destinations in 44 countries.
can also discuss all aspects of their holiday itinerary, as well as complete
the booking, by telephoning the toll-free Etihad Contact Centre or visiting an
Etihad Shop in malls in Abu Dhabi or the Etihad Travel Mall in Dubai.