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Beat My Quote! Travel Agents Thread

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in Overseas Holidays & Travel Planning
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  • edited 20 January at 7:34PM
    Lady.BLady.B Forumite
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    edited 20 January at 7:34PM
    Hello, this is my first ever post ☺️

    The Quote itself: £3236
    Who the quote is from: Jet2 holidays (Indulgent Escapes)
    Is there a booking fee: No
    The Tour Operator/Airline/Hotel: Jet2/Royal Hideaway Corales Suites, Costa Adeje. Tenerife
    The departure Airport: Birmingham
    The Holiday Dates: Thur 25 June 2020, for 7 nights
    The number of people travelling: 3 adults and 1 child (17yrs)
    The Room Type: Deluxe 2 bed suite with sea view (includes 1 free pass each for spa)
    The Board (self catering/half board etc): Self catering
    Any specific requirements: Fast pass security, extra 3kg and private transfers included.
    Is an in-flight meal included: No, but a free drink each, both ways is included.

    We want to be away for our 25th Silver Wedding Anniversary on 1st July ��
  • edited 21 January at 6:34PM
    MATTR5MATTR5 Forumite
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    edited 21 January at 6:34PM
    Hi Ladyb

    I can beat the price on this by £125 like for like
    NOTE - Following some PM's i have upped this to £150 off like for like

    I've sent you a PM

    Mattr5
    I am a Travel Agent
    My company’s ABTA/ATOL numbers are G9172/6053. MSE doesn't check my status as a Travel Agent, so you need to take my word for it. You can check my ATOL with the CAA. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Travel Agent Code of Conduct.
  • edited 21 January at 7:50PM
    shinheadshinhead Forumite
    106 posts
    edited 21 January at 7:50PM
    • The Quote itself:£5924 to Cape town
    • Who the quote is from : Travelbag
    • Is there a booking fee:no
    • The Tour Operator/Airline/Hotel:British airways Flight: BA59
    • The departure Airport/Post:Heathrow
    • The Holiday Dates:11-11 2020-24th nov arrival in UK
    • The number of people traveling (inc kids ages):2 adults 55+
    • The Hotel (or * if it’s allocate on arrival) : The Commodore 7 nights Cape town
    • The Board (self catering/half board etc):B&b
    • Any specific requirements:
    • Is an in-flight meal included:yes
    • private transfers inc
    .Then fly from cape town to port Elizabeth : BA flight 19-11-20220
    .private transfer to Pumba Water Lodge, Eastern Cape 4 nights :all inc

    .Then fly from port Elizabeth to Johannesburg 23‐Nov‐20 via
    South African Airways Flight: SA422
    .From Johannesberg to london heathrow British Airways Flight: BA56 arrive 24‐Nov‐20 at 05:25






    Open to other options but need to be in Cape town for our 25th wedding Anniversary on th e14th Nov 2020
  • edited 22 January at 9:33AM
    MATTR5MATTR5 Forumite
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    edited 22 January at 9:33AM
    Hi Shinhead

    I 'm not gonna quote on this one right now - i will put full reason in PM but basically i'd avoid booking South African Airways for the moment

    I've sent you a PM

    Mattr5
    I am a Travel Agent
    My company’s ABTA/ATOL numbers are G9172/6053. MSE doesn't check my status as a Travel Agent, so you need to take my word for it. You can check my ATOL with the CAA. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Travel Agent Code of Conduct.
  • shinheadshinhead Forumite
    106 posts
    thank you so much will get back to you soon
  • MDUKMDUK Forumite
    451 posts
    MAN to GOI
    17/2/2020
    14 Nights
    2 pax
    AI
    Aldeia Santa Rita
    £1770 pp

    TIA
  • MATTR5MATTR5 Forumite
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    Hi MDUK

    I can beat the price on this but it's not by much - TUI late deals are always really hard to beat due to the online discounts - I can do it for £1730pp saving you £40pp
    You will also get some Coop points which if you collect them might sway it

    I've sent you a PM

    Mattr5
    I am a Travel Agent
    My company’s ABTA/ATOL numbers are G9172/6053. MSE doesn't check my status as a Travel Agent, so you need to take my word for it. You can check my ATOL with the CAA. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Travel Agent Code of Conduct.
  • MDUKMDUK Forumite
    451 posts
    thanks, let me speak to my wife.

    £80 is £80!
  • MATTR5MATTR5 Forumite
    777 posts
    Seventh Anniversary 500 Posts Photogenic Holiday Haggler
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    Hi MDUK

    UPDATE - I can now doe this for £1570pp saving you £200pp on original price

    Ive sent you a PM

    Mattr5
    I am a Travel Agent
    My company’s ABTA/ATOL numbers are G9172/6053. MSE doesn't check my status as a Travel Agent, so you need to take my word for it. You can check my ATOL with the CAA. This signature is here as I follow MSE's Travel Agent Code of Conduct.
  • margfmargf Forumite
    180 posts
    Part of the Furniture 100 Posts Name Dropper
    Hi

    Do you sell river cruises?
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