Luxpo 2018
One-to-one meetings connecting premium travel brands with luxury agents

Luxpo London

Luxpo London is an exciting event for the luxury community, creating the opportunity for a wide range of premium travel professionals to come together with a range of luxury travel providers through 25 time-efficient, informative, one-to-one meetings (please note each meeting is 10-11 minutes each; agents move around the room between suppliers).

The next Luxpo London will take place on Friday 25 October at Corinthia Hotel, London. Please register your interest as an agent below.

 

To register your interest, you must first log in, or register as a user on our site/ttgmedia.com.

If you have any questions at all, please contact Becca Luke on 0203 714 4104 or email bluke@ttgmedia.com.

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for Luxpo, please contact James Francis on

020 3405 6527 or email jfrancis@ttgmedia.com

 

Register for free

 

Timings for Luxpo London:

09:30 - Agents arrive for registration and teas, coffees and pastries, followed by welcome from April Hutchinson, editor, ttgluxury

10:00 - Meetings commence

11:30 - Break

13:15 - Buffet lunch

14:00 - Your meetings continue

15:15 - Break

15:30 - Meetings continue

16:55 - Prize giveaway
17:00 - Luxpo London ends

 

 

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Venue

The Corinthia Hotel, London

The Corinthia Hotel, London

Corinthia is a collection of hotels founded by the Pisani family of Malta in 1962. It is a family-inspired business, whose timeless family values underpin the Spirit of Corinthia.

Headline Sponsor

Kuoni

Kuoni

When quality matters to your customers, think Kuoni

We are often voted the best luxury travel company in the UK and have won over 200 awards because we are a trusted and respected brand – and have been so for over 50 years.

 

We have a collection of world-class islands and luxurious resorts exclusive to Kuoni customers in the UK and thrive on creating our own small group tours. We personally handpick the finest holidays around the world and add extra-special touches wherever possible, from free upgrades to spa treatments.

 

Every member of the team, from local guides to in-resort reps, has been trained to offer Kuoni’s renowned service, so your customers are looked after from start to finish. This care also extends to travel agents. Kuoni believes in offering quality training, price parity and we also have a dedicated trade reservations team on-hand to share their expert advice and help you tailor truly special luxury holidays for your customers.

 

kuoni.co.uk

Co-Sponsors

3Sixty

3Sixty

3Sixty Luxury offers bespoke sales and marketing services throughout the UK and key source markets throughout Europe. We have in-depth experience working for and with luxury hotels and lodges and strive to work with like-minded clients, all of whom share similar values when it comes to strong sustainable tourism practices and local community development and enrichment programmes. Two of our clients (Six lodges) we represent are members of the National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World.

 

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve - Situated in the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom, the smallest, but richest Floral Kingdom in the world. Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve - Sabi Sabi Game Reserve has four unique 5-Star luxury safari lodges in the Sabi Sand Reserve. Sun International - The Table Bay Hotel Offering sophisticated luxury in the renowned V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. Sun International - The Palace of the Lost City. This iconic 5-Star Hotel, known for its inspiring architecture is set in the rolling hills of the Pilanesberg.

 

3sixtyluxury.com

Address Hotels + Resorts

Address Hotels + Resorts

Address Hotels + Resorts offers a more personal and engaging experience to guests in a premium lifestyle environment, enriching the lives of its guests with luxury, style and elegance. Wherever you choose to stay, you can witness life unfold in remarkable fashion with some of the most breath-taking views of the city. Contemporary, elegant design and furnishings, warm and attentive service, and enviable settings further heighten the experience of living ‘Where life happens’. Come stay with us and experience it all for yourself.

www.addresshotels.com

 

Anantara Hotels, Resorts and Spas

Anantara Hotels, Resorts and Spas

The Anantara experience was born in 2001 with our first luxury property in Thailand’s historic seaside retreat of Hua Hin. From that day forward, we expanded throughout the world to cosmopolitan cities, lush islands, desert sands, heritage destinations, uncharted beaches and contemporary resort destinations. Today’s portfolio spans Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Maldives, Mozambique, Qatar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam and Zambia.

 

Our thoughtfully designed luxury hotels and resorts provide windows into the genuine modern character of each destination. Inside and outside each property, travellers engage with the places, people and stories that make the destination like nowhere else in the world. Guests curate a lifetime of memories through personal experiences as Anantara opens doors and enables journeys of adventure and indulgence.

 

Whether in densely urban or tranquilly remote settings, Anantara connects you to the indigenous, grounds you in authentic luxury and hosts you with passionate expertise.

 

minorinternational.com

Air Austral

Air Austral

Air Austral offers a daily service to Reunion and Mayotte from five UK gateways. Enjoy a seamless connection at Paris CDG with our codeshare partner Air France and travel in style on our modern fleet of Boeing 777 and Dreamliner aircraft. The most comfortable connection to Reunion Island and the Indian Ocean. With three cabins to choose from, our award winning on-board service includes HD touch screen entertainment and Economy class couchette style seating. Across all GDS platforms our two-letter IATA code is UU.

 

For further information please contact our UK Sales team

Telephone: 020 7644 6104

Email: LONSALES1@aviareps.com

 

air-austral.com/

Atout France

Atout France

Mainland France remains extremely popular, but France is also made up of 12 islands and overseas territories providing an exotic touch in some of the most beautiful spots on Earth.

La Réunion, The Islands of Tahiti, New Caledonia, the French Caribbean with the Guadeloupe Islands and Martinique… These destinations, located in the heart of the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian oceans are home to 80% of the biodiversity of France and host UNESCO listed sites such as the Fakarava Atoll and Marae Taputapuatea in Raiatea in French Polynesia, the lagoon of New Caledonia, the “Pitons, cirques and ramparts” of La Réunion...

A great diversity of destinations that invite your clients to relax on dream beaches, enjoy yachting in lagoons with turquoise waters, stroll through the heart of breathtaking nature, sample cuisine with a thousand flavours, experience a honeymoon in paradise, dance along to joyful rhythms… All this in a tropical climate that is beautiful and pleasant all year round.

Ideal when winter descends across Europe, the overseas territories are destinations that boast all the comfort, a wide array of hotels and great level of services à la francaise.”

 

atout-france.fr/

Aurora Expeditions

Aurora Expeditions

From the start, Aurora Expeditions was destined to be different. Our passion for adventure, exploring wild places and sharing the experience with friends burns just as brightly as it did 27 years ago, as does our preference for small-group, personal expeditions. Travelling to the Polar regions of Antarctica & the Arctic are our passion, along with destinations such as Costa Rica, Patagonia & Scotland.

Each expedition is accompanied by an expedition team we believe are the world’s best. Remote area specialists, their onboard lectures entertain and expand your knowledge.

Whether you’re joining us for the first time or returning for another thrilling adventure, our original goals remain unchanged. Explore wild places that stir the soul, offer personal attention on unforgettable expeditions and welcome new friends into the Aurora Expeditions family.

 

auroraexpeditions.com.au/

Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands

A British Overseas Territory, the Cayman Islands are located in the western Caribbean Sea, south of Cuba and north west of Jamaica. Comprising of three islands, all offer something different from the barefoot elegance of Grand Cayman, to the adventurous spirit of Cayman Brac and the tranquillity of Little Cayman.

 

Boasting more than 200 restaurants and culinary influences from all over the globe, the Cayman Islands provide an endless array of options to suit any palate. Quality accommodation range from beachfront villas, dive lodges to luxury hotels all within easy reach of the beach.

Well known for dining, world-class diving, beautiful beaches and tranquil turquoise seas and incredible wildlife, the Cayman Islands offers a memorable and luxurious experience for visitors of all ages and interests. Watch the sun rise with the stingrays, explore spectacular coral reefs, relax in a beach hammock and eat at a five-star restaurant – all in one day.

 

visitcaymanislands.com/en-gb/

Costa Navarino

Costa Navarino

LIVE THE ROMANOS EXPERIENCE

Set by the Ionian Sea in Costa Navarino, the prime sustainable destination in Greece's southwest Peloponnese, the award-winning The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort, features incomparable rooms and the distinct Ionian Exclusive Suites and Villas with 24/7 Butler service and unique amenities. All accommodations reveal exquisite architecture and alluring sea or golf/resort views, while many integrate an individual pool. Together with the adjacent The Westin Resort Costa Navarino, the highly acclaimed family haven, the resort offers endless recreation and relaxation possibilities: embark on cross-cultural epicurean journeys at superb venues, rejuvenate at Anazoe Spa & Thalassotherapy with signature therapies and treatments, select among a wealth of sports and authentic experiences, and discover the natural beauty and culture of a region with over 4500 years of fascinating history.

 

romanocostanavarino.com

Visit Finland

Visit Finland

Visit Finland works to develop Finland’s travel image and helps Finnish travel companies to internationalise, develop, sell and market high-quality travel products. Visit Finland cooperates with travel destination regions, businesses in the travel industry and other export promoters and embassies. Visit Finland is part of Business Finland.

 

If northern lights, ice hockey, Moomins, design, rally drivers, heavy metal or sauna gets you all excited, Finland is the country for you.

 

Finland is a year round Nordic destination, a land of beauty and discovery where you can enjoy visiting hip and happening cities rich in food, culture and design, pure and local food. Home of Santa Claus, thrilling activities like husky sledging, bear watching and hiking in one of the 40 national parks or by the 188,000 lakes and picturesque archipelago.

 

What makes Finland special is the endless midnight sun and awe-inspiring aurora borealis that is visible 200 days of the year.

 

Get inspired, get re-energized, get active - Visit Finland!

 

visitfinland.com

Visit Greece

Visit Greece

Greece has always been a popular destination for UK holidaymakers. Five-star hotels and private villas with a cosmopolitan feel located throughout the country, yachting and sailing in Greek islands, culinary traditions and fine dining combined with the breath-taking Greek landscape create the best backdrop for the ideal luxury holiday.

 

New boutique, spa and 5-star hotels scattered throughout Greece offer high-level services and exclusivity to their clients by changing the landscape of hospitality. Within the last 7 years a 59% increase has been recorded in number of 5* hotel while 17 “Leading Hotels of the World” and 41 “Small Luxury Hotels of the World” offer highly personalized experiences, in a luxurious yet cosy environment.

 

At the same time, getting to Greece was never easier. Carriers are constantly expanding their network and a growing list of direct flights can bring Athens boutique shops, Thessaloniki’s eclectic cuisine or the white washed - sugar cube houses of Santorini, closer to your doorstep.

 

Travelling to Greece was always considered to be an authentic experience, now is also an unforgettable one.

 

visitgreece.gr/

Indulgent Escapes

Indulgent Escapes

The Indulgent Escapes collection by Jet2holidays boasts an esteemed collection of five-star hotels with unsurpassed standards of service, décor and attention to detail. Each hotel has been handpicked for its unique appeal to different tastes and interests, from romantic adult-only escapes to golfing holidays, honeymoons and even family breaks.

 

Destinations on offer include the Canary Islands, Algarve, Madeira, the Balearic Islands, Mainland Spain, Croatia, Greece, Cyprus, Turkey, Italy and Malta.

 

As well as pure luxury, Indulgent Escapes customers also receive 25kg baggage allowance per person on both their inbound and outbound flight, at least 5kg more than many other tour operators, two complimentary drinks per person to enjoy during their Jet2.com flight; a complimentary gift, private transfers to and from their hotel; and a priority lane security pass at their UK airport.

 

To find out more, visit:

trade.jet2holidays.com/indulgent-escapes

 

Hawaiian Airlines

Hawaiian Airlines

Now in its 90th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawai‘i’s biggest and longest-serving airline. Hawaiian offers nonstop service to Hawai‘i from more U.S. gateway cities (13) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides, on average, more than 170 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, and over 260 daily flights system-wide. Hawaiian® has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 15 years (2004-2018) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

 

www.hawaiianairlines.com/

Hummingbird

Hummingbird

Hummingbird Travel is a wholesaler and ground handler for the Indian Ocean, specialising in the
Maldives, Sri Lanka, Mauritius & Seychelles. Operating in the Indian Ocean for over 25 years, we are proud to say we have unrivalled knowledge of the destinations we feature. Our main focus is to make the destinations easy and accessible to our clients through negotiating the most competitive rates and offering years of expertise. We supply our clients with all the information and sales tools they need to sell the destinations with confidence. Clients will have access to our online booking system and extensive allocation and there is the unique advantage as a DMC of an office in the UK, Maldives & Sri Lanka.

 

hummingbird.travel/

Hotel Botanico & The Oriental Spa Garden

Hotel Botanico & The Oriental Spa Garden

A 5 star member of Leading Hotel’s of the World and voted as the best Spa Hotel in Europe by Conde Nast on 3 occasions in the last 5 years.

Located in the North of Tenerife, in Puerto de la Cruz, this Hotel offers a tranquil retreat of timeless elegance. With 252 rooms and Botanical grounds of 25’000 sq metres it really is an unexpected find in Tenerife.

The Oriental Spa Garden gives you the perfect surroundings in which to unwind and enjoy the various pools, steam rooms, shower sensations and saunas as well as a wide list of treatments to choose from.

During the main school holidays we offer a unique and memorable children’s club which takes place in nearby Loro Parque where children get the chance to touch and feed certain animals, see parrots and penguins being born and much more which truly is a chance in a lifetime. Inter connecting rooms are also guaranteed.

Using local produce we also offer clients the chance to join us for wine and cheese tasting, flower arranging and cookery demonstrations for them to have an insight to what is actually produced on the island of Tenerife.

We also have a new and exciting project called “Botanico Slim & Wellness” which offer’s clients the chance to lose weight whilst eating in a concept with proven results.

 

hotelbotanico.com/

The Moorings

The Moorings

Today, after more than 45 years at sea, The Moorings has established its reputation as the world's premier yacht charter company. Our award-winning charter fleet now includes more than 400 yachts in over 20 destinations across the globe. Whether it’s a self-skippered monohull; a Sail catamaran with a skipper at the helm; a high-performance Power catamaran or a Crewed yacht with a captain and chef—we’re here to make your time on the water truly unforgettable.

 

moorings.co.uk

Orient Tours

Orient Tours

Established in 1982 in UAE by H.E. Sheikh Faisal Al Qassimi of Sharjah’s ruling family, Orient Tours is the very first professional Destination Management Company, not just in the UAE but also in the Middle East. The company specializes in the design, planning and seamless execution of innovative off-road adventures, guided day tours, bespoke UAE/Oman roundtrips as well as unique Fly&Drive programs. Extensive and continually developing destination knowledge, vast leisure infrastructure and a 150-strong directly employed team of multi-lingual leisure specialists form the bedrock on which Orient Tours has developed unrivaled expertise to deliver its multi-awarded services and experiences in an exciting yet safe environment. The company has a dedicated full-service Cruise department catering to passenger handling and shore excursions for several of the world’s best-known luxury cruise lines. A separate Meetings & Incentives department manages the growing demand for events against the backdrop of a constantly evolving destination.

 

orient-tours-uae.com/

Palladium Hotel Group

Palladium Hotel Group

With 50 properties in six countries, our portfolio consists of music themed, city and beachfront hotels in prime destinations worldwide: Ushuaïa Unexpected Hotels, BLESS Collection Hotels, TRS Hotels, Grand Palladium Hotels & Resorts, Palladium Hotels, Fiesta Hotels & Resorts, Only You Hotels, Palladium Boutique Hotels, Ayre Hotels and our two Hard Rock Hotels, both franchises of the HR International brand, operated by Palladium Hotel Group. Our company has been truly committed to international expansion, originality and development, integrating design, state-of-the-art technology and lifestyle innovations. We want to position ourselves as one of the most profitable international hotel chains in the world, focusing on the creation of value and based on the wide knowledge of our clients. Our main mission is: turn customers into fans.

 

palladiumhotelgroup.com

Reunion Island Tourism Board

Reunion Island Tourism Board

In La Reunion, the natural environment is so exceptional, that 42% of its territory is one of UNESCO World Heritage Site. Salazie, the kingdom of waterfalls, Mafate, a world apart only accessible on foot or by helicopter for an authentic and enchanting experience in the heart of the lushy mountain, Our national star, the Piton de la Fournaise, one of the most active volcanoes in the world, a must-see spot for discovering an astonishing lunar landscape, the remarkable biodiversity of our primary forest and of course, the turquoise waters of our lagoon…

 

en.reunion.fr/

Rwandair

Rwandair

Fly the dream of Africa with RwandAir.

RwandAir the National carrier of Rwanda fly 3 times a week from London Gatwick to Kigali and beyond. Operating from Kigali as our hub, RwandAir is one of the fastest growing airlines and has one of the youngest, state of the art fleets on the African continent including 2 A330s which offer an Economy, Premium Economy and Business Class service.

The airline currently reaches out to twenty-nine cities in Western, Central, Eastern and Southern Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Europe.

Visit Rwanda. Known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda’s stunning scenery and warm, friendly people offer unique experiences in one of the most remarkable countries in the world. It is blessed with extraordinary biodiversity, with incredible wildlife living throughout its volcanoes, rainforest and sweeping plains.

For UK reservations, please contact sales.london@rwandair.com or call 01293 874922

 

www.rwandair.com/

 

 

Shangri-La Group

Shangri-La Group

The Shangri-La story began in 1971 with our first deluxe hotel in Singapore.

Inspired by the legendary land featured in James Hilton's 1933 novel, Lost Horizon, the name Shangri-La encapsulates the serenity and service for which our hotels and resorts are renowned worldwide.

Today, Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Group is Asia Pacific's leading luxury hotel group. We are also regarded as one of the world’s finest hotel ownership and management companies.

Owning and/or managing over 100 hotels and resorts throughout Asia Pacific, North America, the Middle East and Europe, the Shangri-La group has a room inventory of over 40,000.

In addition, new hotels are under development in Australia, Bahrain, mainland China, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia and Saudi Arabia.

 

shangri-la.com/

 

Susan Reid Collection

Susan Reid Collection

The Susan Reid Collection represents some of Scotland’s most stunning private houses and castles for private hire. Imagine your party in your very own private mansion or castle in Scotland creating wonderful memories with friends and family.

 

Whether you are looking for a venue for a family holiday, long weekend with friends or just to get away from it all, then look no further than this stunning Collection and range of properties to suit all sizes of groups and budgets. From properties with 5-6 bedrooms ideal for smaller parties, golfing outings or families to larger luxury properties with 12-14 bedrooms for that unique Scottish Highlands luxury experience.

 

The Susan Reid Collection work with you every step of the way from arranging a show round of the property or viewing our many walk through videos if a site visit is not possible to introducing you to a range of professional suppliers to make your stay in Scotland a truly memorable one.

 

susanreid.co.uk

Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau

Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau

Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official tourism organisation of Tokyo, launched in 1997. We were founded by the Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry and private enterprises. Along with 400 travel industry partners, we are the one-stop travel concierge for Tokyo. We also have Tokyo Tourism Representatives (Tourism Rep) in twelve cities all around the world including New York, Paris and London. The Tourism Rep encourages people to consider Tokyo as a Tourist Destination by circulating tourist information and promoting sales to Tokyo within local communities from locations across the world.

 

timelesstokyo.com/

Toscana Resort Castelfalfi

Toscana Resort Castelfalfi

Castelfalfi is a jewel set in the heart of Tuscany, a land that is historically rich in art, beauty, and culinary traditions. Its village, the Borgo, is framed by the natural wonder of its green hills, surrounded by kilometres of vineyards and olive groves, warm sun and a light breeze. At Castelfalfi everything smells of history and of culture and its rich medieval past now coexists harmoniously with the modernity of an vibrant, welcoming town. Here every day always has something extraordinary. Time passes in a relaxed way, and lets you intensely savour every hour of the day and peacefully enjoy the enchanting beauty of a timeless land. Il Castelfalfi is the new 5 star hotel of Toscana Resort Castelfalfi, which offers our guests an exclusive experience. A one-of-a-kind hotel that is the emblem of Italian lifestyle and the beautiful nature that surrounds it. Our aim was to create the finest Spa Hotel in Tuscany immersed in an ultra-exclusive, scenic location.

 

castelfalfi.com

Uniworld

Uniworld

At Uniworld we continue to lead the luxury river cruise market with reinforcing our brands commitment to having the best and most luxurious cruise fleet on the world’s rivers. As we see it, our guests deserve the absolute best of everything and the difference is truly in the details. Everything we do is focused on a singular goal: to give our guests unique and unforgettable experiences that they seek, with person­alised industry-leading service that they deserve. Which is why in 2020 we will be launching 3 new Super ships in Vietnam, Egypt and Por­tugal. Also, launching in Italy in 2020, the current River Countess will undergo a complete transformation and debut as a new Super ship, the S.S Venezia. We are also delighted to welcome the stun­ning transformation of the River Royal in Bordeaux - the new Super ship the S.S Bon Voyage now sailing the rivers of Bordeaux. Don’t let your clients settle for anything less than the best.

 

uniworld.com/

Villa Retreats

Villa Retreats

Are you looking to maximise the commission available for your agency by offering luxury villas to your customers? Villa Retreats can help. We hold the finest collection of luxury villas in a range of spectacular destinations, hand-picked and personally inspected by the Villa Retreats team to ensure they meet our high set standards.

The destinations in which we offer luxury villas include: The Algarve, Southern Spain, Mallorca, Ibiza, Menorca, Sardinia, South of France, Thailand and the Greek Islands. We offer a White Label facility where agencies are given the opportunity to place their brand on Villa Retreats collateral - assisting in drawing customers to their own online villa profile.

 

To find out more, visit our website today.

 

villaretreats.com

Zafiro Hotels

Zafiro Hotels

Currently comprising of two categories; 10 four-star properties in Mallorca & Menorca and two five-star hotels, Zafiro Palace Palmanova and Zafiro Palace Alcúdia - with a third five- star property, Zafiro Palace Andratx, set to open in May 2020.

 

Zafiro, means Sapphire in Spanish. Just like the many facets of the fine gem – Zafiro Palace delivers outstanding service, superior cuisine and warm hospitality.

 

Run by families, with families in mind, Zafiro Palace Hotels are based on generations of an extraordinary Spanish family legacy, who are the foundation and heart of the hotels.

 

Zafiro Palace Hotels caters to the luxury travel segment; from baby boomers to families and couples - with its bespoke areas, distinctive amenities, cultural experiences and entertainment offerings - allowing discerning guests to create memorable experiences together and apart.

 

zafirohotels.com

 

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