About Hotelplan Group
|Hotelplan Group, based in Glattbrugg, Switzerland, is a globally active Swiss travel group in the leisure and business travel sector. The group’s business units include Switzerland’s largest tour operator, Hotelplan Suisse, with the brands travelhouse and tourisme pour tous, and the Volume Tour Operating division, which includes the beach holiday and city break business with the Hotelplan, Migros Ferien and vtours brands. In Great Britain the group is represented by Hotelplan UK, one of Britain’s major skiing and walking holiday specialists, with the Inghams, Inntravel, Esprit Holidays, Santa’s Lapland and Explore Worldwide brands. Interhome Group, one of Europe’s leading rental holiday home providers with the Interhome and Interchalet brands, and the business travel specialists bta first travel and Finass Reisen also belong to the Hotelplan Group portfolio. The IT, Finance, Digital and Strategy and Communications departments are managed centrally. Hotelplan Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Federation of Migros Cooperatives, Switzerland’s largest retail organisation with headquarters in Zurich.|
Hotelplan Suisse is the largest Swiss tour operator and the Swiss subsidiary of the internationally active Hotelplan Group with approximately 550 employees. The branch network is made up of 82 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 28 countries. The closeness to the landlord and to the guests is one of the strengths of Interhome Group.
From socks to sex toys: the five things that are most frequently left behind after skiing holidaysFebruary 6, 2023
Skiing holidays can prove so relaxing that we often end up forgetting some of our belongings in our temporary accommodation when we leave. Interhome Group presents a list of the five things most frequently left behind at the end of skiing holidays.
Anja Keckeisen to join Hotelplan Group Board of DirectorsFebruary 3, 2023
Anja Keckeisen is appointed to the Board of Directors of the Migros Group-owned subsidiary Hotelplan Group. She will take up her seat on 1 March 2023 and replace Thomas Stirnimann, who is stepping down from the Board of Directors at the end of March.
Interhome Group positions itself for the futureFebruary 2, 2023
A two-person leadership team is taking charge of Interhome Group from 1 April 2023, when current CEO Jörg Herrmann will be joined by Sylvia Epaillard at the helm of the Swiss holiday home provider. By adopting a co-CEO structure, Interhome Group is positioning itself to operate with even greater agility in changing market conditions.
Interhome expands portfolio with over 6,000 vacation homes in DenmarkJanuary 30, 2023
The Interhome Group has added Denmark to its portfolio through a strategic partnership with the Danish holiday accommodation broker Sol og Strand, offering more than 6,000 holiday homes and apartments. Denmark, which offers a huge range of regional diversity and panoramic coastal landscapes between its North Sea and Baltic seaboards, has become ever more popular as a tourist destination in recent years.