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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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  • Quote for 3 people
    Travelling from Manchester on 24th September 2007
    To Sharm El Sheik (SSH)
    Flying with Thomas Cook
    Staying at Reef Oasis Beach Hotel
    7 nights all inclusive
    2 ROOMS REQUIRED - 1 double/twin and 1 for single occupancy
    Quote off on-line company Travel Republic - £1732
    Does not include:
    Meal
    Transfer
    Luggage at 15Kg.

    Cheers!:beer:
    • The Quote itself: £2651
    • Who the quote is from: SKI-DIRECT
    • Is there a booking fee: No
    • The Tour Operator/Airline/Hotel: UNKNOWN
    • The departure Airport/Post: Gatwick
    • The Holiday Dates: 12-26th March 2008
    • The number of people travelling (inc kids ages): 2 Adults
    • The Hotel (or * if it’s allocate on arrival): DELTA VILLAGE WHISTLER, 1 BED SUITE
    • The Board (self catering/half board etc): SELF CATERING
    • Is an in-flight meal included:YES
    • Transfers to/from Vancouver included
  • Cost £460
    1 person
    co-op travel
    From Manchester to Nairobi
    2nd August to 16th August
    Don't know if meals are included
    Dates are flexable
    many thanks
  • Flight for 2 adults with Virgin Manchester - MCO Orlando
    Flight price £316 (includes taxes) pp
    Flight dates 24 / 08 - 31/1/08

    Jackie
    • The Quote itself: £1999 per person
    • Who the quote is from: JetSet2
    • Is there a booking fee: No
    • The Tour Operator/Airline/Hotel: Unknown
    • The departure Airport/Post: Manchester
    • The Holiday Dates: 30/12/07 - 13/01/08
    • The number of people travelling (inc kids ages): 2 Adults
    • The Hotel (or * if it’s allocate on arrival): Sun Palace 4*
    • The Board (self catering/half board etc): All Inclusive
    • Any specific requirements: Prefer a room with a sea view if possible
    • Is an in-flight meal included: Yes
    This quote includes all taxes and private transfers. Can anyone beat it please?
    LBM - April 2007
    Claimed back my bank charges from Natwest - £1196
    Halifax Credit Card Claiming £467.35 Rec £467.35!/Capital One Card Claiming - £523.92/Barclaycard Claiming - £403.58 Rec £403.58/MBNA Claiming - £584.37 Rec£584.37
    Proud to be dealing with my debts
    Update: 2009 - Currently claiming £1900 from Natwest
  • I have been quoted £3700 by thomson for a 2 week all inc hol at Riu Cancun Hotel in Cancun Mexico. Leaving Weds 2nd April 2008. Can be flexible leaving up to 7 days after this. Can this price be beaten??
    • The Quote itself: £3700
    • Who the quote is from: Thomson
    • Is there a booking fee: No Booking Fee
    • The departure Airport/Post: Gatwick, but can do heathrow
    • The Holiday Dates: 2nd apr 2008, but can do up to 7days later
    • The number of people travelling (inc kids ages): 2 adults and one 8yr old.
    • The Hotel: Riu Cancun, Cancun mexico
    • The Board (self catering/half board etc): All-inclusive
    • Is an in-flight meal included: Yes
  • Former_MSE_NatashaFormer_MSE_Natasha Former Personal Researcher
    672 posts
    Feel free to beat my quote!

    The Quote itself: £519 per person
    Who the quote is from: Thomson.co.uk
    Is there a booking fee: No
    The Tour Operator/Airline/Hotel: Thomson Holidays
    The departure Airport/Post: London Gatwick/Puerto Plata
    The Holiday Dates: Mon 17 Sept to Mon 24 Sept (arriving in London 5am 25 Sept)
    The number of people travelling (inc kids ages): Two (alleged) adults
    The Hotel (or * if it’s allocate on arrival): Blue Bay Villas
    The Board (self catering/half board etc): All inclusive
    Any specific requirements: Nope, but transfers are included in the quote
    Is an in-flight meal included: No
  • "I've been quoted £307 per person, bed and breakfast for 4 nights and flights,.
    Leaving Gatwick 11/2/08 returning 15/2/08 flying with BA, staying at Centrum Hotel Rekyjvik.

    Upgrade to a deluxe room for same price would be acceptable. Must be with BA flights

    Can anyone beat it?" Am hoping so !;)
  • commjocommjo Forumite
    23 posts
    We are flying to Antalya on Friday, arriving Saturday am 28th. We leave on Friday 10 AUgust - 13 nights in all.

    Got the flights - not got any accomodation.

    Looking for 5* AI for 2 adults and 2 children - aged 8 and 9.

    So far Travel republic have Letoonia Golf Resort for £1500 all in.

    Can anyone do better for this resort or similar. Needs to be on the beach and be child friendly.

    Thanks in advance :money:
  • Hi I am looking to go on honeymoon with the following itineary 14th July 2008

    14 July Depart Heathrow 10:50 Malaysian Airways Arrive Kuala Lumpur 07:30 next day
    15 July Mandarin Oriental 1 x Deluxe City View Room Bed and Breakfast 03 nights
    18 July Road Transfer to Pangkor Laut
    18 July Pangkor Laut Resort 1 x Beach Villa Bed and Breakfast 04 Nights
    22 July Road Transfer to Kuala Lumpur
    22 July Mandarin Oriental 1 x Deluxe City View Room Bed and Breakfast 01 Night
    23 July Depart Kuala Lumpur 10:15 Malaysian Airlines Arrive Terengganu 11:00
    23 July Tanjong Jara Resort 1 x Anjung Room Bed and Breakfast 5 Nights
    28 July Depart Terengganu 21:05 Malaysia Airlines Arrive Kuala Lumpur 21:55
    Depart Kuala Lumpur 23:50
    Arrive Heathrow 05:55 next day

    The cheapest quote I have had for the two of us ecconomy class is £4800
    and £6900 Business can anyone beat that?
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