The Travel Shop - Business of the fortnight

The Travel Shop
Question 1. Can you describe your business?
The Travel Shop is your 1 Stop Shop for all your travel needs. Although we specialize in Sun Holidays, Honeymoons & Cruises we sell all types of travel including Worldwide Flights, City Breaks, Sports Tours, Over 55's Tours, The Camino Walking Tours and Corporate Travel
Question 2. What are the advantages of being located in Ashbourne?
Ashbourne is the perfect location for us. With close proximity to the Airport, Dublin Port and Dublin City Centre. It's ideal for meeting with our suppliers for airlines, hotels and the cruise industry. Ashbourne has a lovely community feel with lots of facilities and we have built a very loyal local customer base.
Question 3. Why do your customers choose to do business with you?
4 of the major benefits of booking your travel with us are: 1. We are fully licensed and bonded which means 100% financial protection for our clients 2. We are extremely customer focused and this is reflected in everything we do 3. All our staff have over 20 years experience in Irish Travel Agencies so your're in the hands of experts 4. Clients can pay a deposit and then pay us in weekly or monthly installments which is something a huge amount of our clients do
Question 4. How do you add value to your customers wants and needs?
Although we sell traditional package holidays we can also tailor make any destination to suit our clients requirements. This means our clients can choose from a vast range of destinations, accommodations and can also have more flexible duration options
Question 5. Do you have any future plans or promotions coming up?
We constantly run promotions with our trade partners, these vary depending of the type of holiday. For example at the moments we have €100 off Sun Holidays to Spain, FREE Drinks Packages on our Cruises & FREE Nights, FREE Park Passes & FREE Half Board in Disneyland Paris
Question 6. Any advice for new businesses starting up?
Make sure you put your customer first, everything you do in Business should be focused on your customer
Question 7. Any recommendations on how to improve Ashbourne Chamber of Commerce?
As a new member I'm really looking forward to the networking events and getting to know the other business owners in the area

The Travel Shop

Business categories: Tourism
Contact name: Elaine OBrien
Address: Unit 8 Ashbourne Town Centre Ashbourne Co Meath

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