Category Archives: cooperation

Group website at zero commission

Get a Together group for direct bookings Here at freetobook we are continually looking to make it easier for small independent accommodation owners to thrive. One message we hear again and again is that the large OTAs are taking more … Continue reading

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Direct Bookings vs OTA Bookings

Grow your direct bookings whilst using the OTAs How much more of the “booking cake” can the OTAs (Online Travel Agents) take and how much bigger is the online booking sphere getting? They’re both interesting questions we continue to ask … Continue reading

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Together in Gatwick

Just back from a quick trip down to Gatwick to see the Gatwick Guest House Association (GGHA). I was invited to give a short presentation on the Together service after a few of their proactive members thought the service may … Continue reading

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Get together and win

Is your local association or marketing group doing enough for you? Online booking is just getting easier and more accessible to everyone. It’s great to see associations and marketing groups looking to improve their websites and the profitability of their … Continue reading

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Visit Jersey Special Offer

Connect to Visit Jersey accommodation websites There’s no charge from freetobook for connecting to Visit Jersey tourism accommodation websites when you connect before the 31st Oct 2014 (normally £49+ VAT) *. Freetobook’s channel manager now updates Visit Jersey all from your freetobook diary. You … Continue reading

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Visit Wales accommodation offer

Free connection to all Visit Wales websites There’s no charge from freetobook for connecting to all Visit Wales sites when you connect before the 31st Oct 2014 (normally £49+ VAT) *. Freetobook’s channel manager now updates visitwales.com, VisitMidWales, and North Wales Tourism all from your … Continue reading

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Together case study – How to get a group accommodation website

How a group of B&Bs got Together. Keeping bookings in the community and working together with nearby accommodation businesses has never been easier or more profitable. A small group of Fort William Bed and Breakfast owners got together and use … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Getting “Together” in Torbay

Accommodation associations the length of the country are benefiting from freetobook’s innovative “Together” product, which allows them to market themselves more effectively as a group. It’s already revolutionising life for members of the Fort William Accommodation Marketing Group (FWAMG) up … Continue reading

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Fort William B&Bs get “together”

More “togetherness” thanks to freetobook Wasn’t there a hit song out a few years ago called “Better Together”? Don’t know, off the top of my head, who sang it, but here at freetobook, we’re all about “togetherness” too, and it’s … Continue reading

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Get Together with a group of properties using freetobook

It pays to get “together” With “together” a new solution by freetobook, properties can can easily co-operate to maximise their bookings. It’s great for associations, tourism groups, destination marketing and anyone else that just wants to get together. You can … Continue reading

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