Bonotel partners with APS to launch a new technology platform for the booking experience of tour operators and travel agents

Above Property ® Services (APS ™)the leading provider of innovative technologies designed for the global travel industry, and Bonotel Exclusive Travel, the leading inbound tour operator for luxury travel in North America, has partnered to improve tour operator connectivity. APS’s Application Programming Interface (API) for Bonotel connects over 1,200 tour operators and 28,000 properties and delivers nearly 1 billion daily transactions.

Bonotel has invested in this technology to bring more capabilities, value and more diverse travel products to existing and new customers. The new booking tools leverage Above Property’s extensive library of open APIs to provide real-time information in a clear and efficient design and provide access to a variety of third-party providers within an aggregated solution. Users can access a modern API that enables a larger set of hotels, multiple currencies, a developer portal, change discovery, and rich hotel content. All vendor integrations are scalable, stable, and secure.

Unified API highlights include:

  • Developer Portal
  • Modern RESTful API
  • Rich hotel content
  • 4x number of hotels
  • Access to the discovery of change
  • Hotel access and on-demand mapping platform (no more static files)

Other benefits:

  • Commissionable rates
  • Ability to accept consumer credit cards as a merchant of record
  • Activities, tickets, transfers, tourist products

Aaron Shepherd, CEO and Founder of APS, explains, “In the tour operator and travel agency market, this is one of the only modern APIs available. APS enables Bonotel to embrace a more agile, efficient, secure and cost-effective future to deliver the fastest, most reliable and easiest-to-use connectivity on the planet.

Simon Brooks, President of Bonotel Exclusive Travel, said, “We are proud to work with Above Property Services to connect our inventory of branded and boutique luxury hotel rooms to travelers around the world while providing seamless service to our clients.

About the above property (APS)

Above Property Services (APS™) is leading the charge to deliver innovative, scalable and service-oriented platforms for the global travel industry and other related verticals. We think differently and we are constantly innovating. APS offers the only platform that can scale seamlessly in response to industry demands, through a microservices architecture that enables continuous development and refinement.

Built from the ground up, the APS ecosystem enables the continuous development and refinement of your critical business processes through a single microservices architecture. Designed for performance, flexibility, security, and stability, the scalable framework gets up and running quickly, providing a scalable, cost-effective solution that can work alongside or replace your existing tools and investments. APS is a platform that adapts to you, not the other way around.

Powering both large and small businesses, we understand the challenges of the industry in the past and have developed a platform fit for the future.

About Bonotel Exclusive Voyages

Bonotel Exclusive Travel, part of Travel Leaders Group, a division of Internova Travel Group, is a leading inbound marketing and distribution partner of branded and boutique luxury hotel rooms to a long-standing customer base. international B2B. The company works with a network of over 28,000 hotel partners and provides seamless electronic distribution to over 1,200 international tour operators through the company’s IT platform. Bonotel was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Las Vegas, NV.

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