About Hotelplan Group
|Hotelplan was established in 1935 by Migros founder Gottlieb Duttweiler to enable families from simpler backgrounds to take vacations in Switzerland. Over the past decades, Hotelplan has developed into an international travel group – the Hotelplan Group. Today, around 1,900 employees work for the Hotelplan Group in six business units in Europe and around the world. The travel group is active in the areas of beach vacations, individual and round trips, the brokerage of vacation apartments and vacation homes, as well as in the business travel sector. Today, more than 85 years after its founding, the company is still wholly owned by the Federation of Migros Cooperatives, Switzerland's largest retail organization, headquartered in Zurich.|
Hotelplan Suisse is the largest Swiss tour operator and the Swiss subsidiary of the internationally active Hotelplan Group with approximately 530 employees. The branch network is made up of 83 agencies throughout Switzerland.
The Hotelplan Group bundles its beach vacation and city trip business under the Volume Tour Operating segment. This includes the Hotelplan, Migros Ferien and vtours brands. The flight broker business in Switzerland and Germany is also part of the division.
Hotelplan UK is active in the specialized niche business with a broad range of products. The winter business includes the Inghams, Esprit and Santa's Lapland brands. The individual hiking and cycling holidays of Inntravel and Explore Worldwide provide a balance in summer.
Interhome Group with the brands Interhome and Interchalet is specialized in the brokerage of holiday homes and apartements. The portfolio consists of around 35,000 accommodations in 27 countries. The closeness to the landlord and to the guests is one of the strengths of Interhome Group.
Muriel Wolf Landau to head the Communications Department at Hotelplan GroupNovember 21, 2022
Hotelplan Group is to strengthen its communications team from mid-February 2023. Muriel Wolf Landau will assume responsibility for all communications-related activities at Hotelplan Group. Going forward, Bianca Gähweiler will intensify her focus on media relations in the travel group.
Hotelplan Group takes first steps in the blockchainNovember 16, 2022
Hotelplan Group is one of the first companies to become a validator in the blockchain initiated by the technology enterprise Chain4Travel. In addition, travel booked through Hotelplan Group can now be paid for with cryptocurrency.
Workations with Interhome – new filter function to find suitable accommodationOctober 25, 2022
Workation – combining work and vacation – is becoming increasingly popular. Interhome now offers a filter function enabling a targeted search for accommodations that are suitable for location-independent working. A first step encompasses over 500 holiday homes and apartments spread out across Europe.
Another record-breaking summer at Interhome in SwitzerlandSeptember 29, 2022
Interhome has surpassed the record-breaking 2021 booking figures for holiday apartments and homes in Switzerland. Moreover, the holiday rental property specialist's latest holiday home report shows that Switzerland remains a top vacation destination, short trips are popular and guests from abroad are back.