HSBC announced its epic holiday roll out for travellers seeking local and outbound travel with mega deals that are too good to be missed.
Themed ‘Blockbuster Holidays’ HSBC cardholders can come to enjoy a range of local travel benefits commencing July 1 to July 31, 2012 with up to 50% savings at leading properties that offer wonderful experiences namely, John Keells Hotels, Aitken Spence and Bavani, amongst others. Cardholders can make their way to a number of inviting hotels: Avani Bentota Resort & Spa, Club Hotel Dolphin, Negombo, Coral Rock, Hikkaduwa, Bentota Beach Bentota, ChaayaTranz Hikkaduwa, Citrus Leisure, Hikkaduwa, Roman Beach, Hikkaduwa or ChaayaBlu Trincomalee.
Cardholders can enjoy a comfortable stay at Thilanka Hotel, Kandy, Heritance Kandalama, Heritance Ahungalla or Thilanka Resort and Spa, Dambulla.
For the wild and adventurous traveller, Chaaya Village Habarana, Chaaya Wild Yala and Elephant Reach, Yala will make for an ideal get away, while Peacock Beach Hotel, Hambantota will give travellers a chance to explore the ‘emerging hub’ of various sorts.
“Aitken Spence Hotels is delighted to have entered into a strategic partnership with HSBC. The fabulous offers in store at Heritance Ahungalla, Heritance Kandalama and Bandarawela Hotel will enable HSBC cardholders to experience our award-winning properties in Sri Lanka,” said Renusha Gomis, Manager, Public Relations and Promotions, Aitken Spence Hotels.
Traveling overseas will entitle cardholders to further discounts and deals onboard the bank’s top airline partners and travel agents with up to 50% savings on economy and business class airfares. Tiger Airways the newest entrant to Sri Lanka for the first time will extend a buy 1 get 1 free offer exclusively for HSBC credit cardholders. Airline partners and travel agents include SriLankan Airlines, Gulf Air, Cathay Pacific, SriLankan Air Taxi and travel agents- Sri Lankan Holidays, Mackinnons Travels, Classic Travel, Gabo Travels, Uniglobe Leisure World Travels, Hemas Travels and Hayleys Travels.
Nilantha Bastian, Head of Retail Banking and Wealth Management stated, “HSBC believes in novelty and adding to customer experiences that are unforgettable. This, coupled with affordability is one of our main objectives in rolling out this seasonal campaign with a host of travel and hospitality partners. Our cardholders are ambitious and adventurous; hence, we believe these benefits will help them plan for a memorable holiday with their family and friends.”