We are proud to present our portfolio of private luxury villas on Five Star Alliance and help serve their audience of discerning travelers
New York, NY (PRWEB) June 22, 2010
Questex Media Group LLC property Five Star Alliance, the most comprehensive collection of hand-picked luxury properties online, has announced today that they will be adding luxury villas to their offerings in partnership with Wimco, a leading luxury villa rental company specializing in Europe, Caribbean and North America.
“We are thrilled to add luxury villas to the Five Star Alliance portfolio of luxury hotels. This is an important lodging option for our audience of affluent travelers and allows us to better meet their needs with a more diverse group of offerings,” said Gideon Dean, Executive Vice President of Five Star Alliance, part of Questex’s Travel Group. “It also allows us to expand our partnership with Wimco, the leader in the private luxury villa rental market, which was a natural next step for Five Star Alliance. We will now be an even stronger force in the industry and better equipped to handle the ever-changing needs of the market.”
“We are proud to present our portfolio of private luxury villas on Five Star Alliance and help serve their audience of discerning travelers,” stated Stiles Bennet, Vice President of Marketing, Wimco Villas. “Wimco offers weekly rental villas in some of the most desirable vacation spots in the world including St. Barts, St. Tropez, Tuscany, Nantucket, Cabo and Maui. We pride ourselves on having the deep product and destination knowledge that will ensure each Five Star Alliance client will be matched with an outstanding villa and associated concierge services that will best suit their needs.”
To date, Five Star Alliance has served high-end consumers with nearly 2,200 of the top hotels in the world and will be adding 1,200 villas online today.
The Five Star Alliance website (http://www.fivestaralliance.com):
- Receives nearly 4 million monthly views
- 450,000 monthly visitors
- Average daily rate (ADR) of over $420
- Average length of stay (LOS) of 3 nights.
- Up to 35 million dollars in annual sales revenue.
About Five Star Alliance
As part of the Questex Travel Group, Five Star Alliance is an online travel agency for the world’s best hotels and delivers the most comprehensive collections of hand-picked luxury hotels online. It allows travelers to find and book the ideal luxury hotel while upholding each partner luxury hotel’s brand, image and rates. It is a powerful resource for consumers with great recommendations, the best rates, and world-class customer service for luxury hotels worldwide.
About Wimco Villas
Wimco Villas is an award-winning luxury villa company, providing access to some of the world's most beautiful and exceptional private villas. Voted 'Best Presented Villas' by the readers of Condé Nast Traveller, Wimco Villas' inspection process of visiting and evaluating each villa guarantees that a match is made for each client's expectation of value. As well as providing accommodation and destination information, Wimco Villas can tailor make the villa holidays to suit each client's needs, whether it be arranging for private chefs, yoga instructors, yacht charters or simply a restaurant reservation.
About the Questex Media Group LLC Travel Group
Questex’s Travel Group encompasses a multi-faceted portfolio of products delivering a complete package of industry-leading publications, events and robust online solutions. The Travel group delivers industry news through its print publications Luxury Travel Advisor and Travel Agent in addition to its innovative online portals http://www.travelagentcentral.com, http://www.luxuryta.com; http://www.adfluence.com; http://www.fivestaralliance.com and http://www.tauniv.com. The Travel Group also offers cutting-edge educational content and valuable networking opportunities via its events including: Luxury Travel Expo, Caribbean Meeting and Incentive Travel Exchange, Incentive Travel Exchange, Europe Meeting & Incentive Travel Exchange and the Hawaii Travel Exchange. The Travel Group is the largest travel trade multimedia organization in the world.
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