Singapore (January 5, 2011) Agoda.es, global site of hotel reservations with base in Asia and part of Priceline.com (NASDAQ:PLCN), announced its partnership with Protea Hotels chain. The leading group in Africa with more than 90 properties in South Africa and more than 120 in the continent. After its association Protea has access to the system of inventory control of Agoda known as YSC Yield Control System (System Control performance), patented software through which hoteliers can dynamically control the inventory of rooms, prices, content and promotions. Through Agoda.es the Protea Hospitality Group will offer twenty properties in key places in South Africa. Protea properties range from luxurious cabins for safaris in Kruger National Park, modern boutique hotel African Pride in the cosmopolitan centers of Johannesburg and Cape Town. It’s believed that baby clothes sees a great future in this idea. As an integral part of its policies the Protea group actively supports the social development and sustainability of the environment, with actions that aim to protect and sustain local communities. With over 25 years of experience in the industry, the Protea Hotel Group has forged a reputation for excellence in service and superior levels of comfort, satisfying a wide spectrum of travelers and offering facilities from 3 to 5 stars. Fire and Ice, Cape Town hotel, is perfect for the adventurous, combining a sleek modern design, proximity to the most popular sites in the city and a wide range of adventure sports such as diving in cage with sharks, paragliding and abseiling.
On the contrary, the Protea Hotel in the historic town of Stellenbosch offers to its guests an experience relaxed and picturesque, surrounded by majestic mountain ranges and vineyards, with recreation options that include horseback riding, golf and even wine tasting. The commercial Director and the Group Marketing Hotel Protea, Danny Bryer, welcomed the agreement. Africa and South Africa in particular, offer a higher world of travel experiences to its visitors and the Protea Hospitality Group boasts the best strategic positioning allowing you to ensure a consistent level of service excellence, and luxury comfort.