NetHotels.com Now Features All 9 Austrian Federal States
All 9 Austrian Federal States are now Bookable Online.
As the first Internet hotel reservation platform in Austria, NetHotels.com has again reached another milestone in Austria. Recently, with the addition of hotels in Burgenland and Vorarlberg, accommodation facilities of all varieties are now bookable online in all 9 Austrian Federal States. In addition, hotels and guest houses in the Tourist Regions of “Salzkammergut and Ötztal” bookings may be made online in real-time, on request, or by contacting the Local Experts at the NetHotels Call Centers. The website may be found at www.nethotels.com. NetHotels.com has reacted quickly and effectively in introducing the wishes of the clients into the NetHotels.com website and operations.
Rapid Expansion Policy
NetHotels.com was established in 1995 by Hans J. Pfisterer and Dipl Eng. Brigitte Pfisterer, and has since then, undergone a period of rapid expansion.
Following the online start in 1996 in Vienna with 680 Hotels, Salzburg City, Tyrol, Styria, Carinthia, and the other Austrian Federal States followed. In comparison to 1999, 20000 saw the overall booking and request volume increase by an amazing 400%. One of the booking methods is conducted in combination with the local NetHotels.com call center network, from which approximately 55% of all of the bookings received and processed. The other booking possibility enables the clients to book directly online and in real-time. NetHotels.com is currently averaging a “look to book” ratio of 2.5%, which is about 1% higher than the industry average. In the first 15 days of 2001 alone, NetHotels.com received a booking volume increase equaling 20% of the entire turnover for 2000.
Since the establishment of NetHotels.com, the company has been a leader both nationally and internationally in internet hotel reservation systems.
Currently, NetHotels.com offers 19 "local call centers" in 13 countries, and 34 destinations. Over this international network of offices, more than 12,000 Hotels and guest houses are bookable worldwide across the Internet.
The hotel reservations may be made through the local call center, or by making the booking directly online. This makes it possible to book a hotel room, 24 hours per day, 365 days a year.
Packages und Specials
NetHotels.com offers the possibility to book not only hotel rooms, but also online packages, concert tickets, and other specials in most of the online regions. Specials like "Carnival in Villach", "A Murder of a Weekend" and many others may be booked quickly and effortlessly online.
Well known and well respected Austrian Companies like the Vienna Tourist Board, UTA-Keyzone, Mobilkom, Telering have chosen to incorporate the NetHotels.com software technology for their internet requirements. recently, NetHotels and the Berlin Exhibition Center, signed a co-operation agreement enabling hotels to be booked online through NetHotels Berlin, for guest of any exhibition in Berlin. This makes the Berlin Exhibition Center and the Vienna Tourist Board 2 of the largest partners for NetHotels.com.