Karisma Hotels & Resorts has announced that Funjet Vacations has been selected as Karisma Preferred Partner for the month of January. The Karisma Preferred Partner program goal is to highlight a different tour operator from the U.S. or Canada each month, offering a variety of special activities to drive excitement and motivation while providing training on Karisma Hotels & Resorts and the Gourmet Inclusive Experience.
Partners that are chosen to participate in the Karisma Preferred Partner program enjoy a range of benefits, including training support, sales incentives and assistance, weekly contests, and web, social media, and press exposure. The training, which takes place prior to the start of the month, focuses on reservations, groups, and sales with the intention of providing a better understanding of Karisma Hotels & Resorts’ fundamental differentiators, including the signature Gourmet Inclusive Experience. Incentives can include complimentary stays and the chance to enter to win a grand prize giveaway.
With January’s promotion, Funjet Vacations’ clients will receive up to 59 percent off hotel bookings and a $300 resort credit. Resort credits can be used towards services such as a couples Sky Massage and romantic candlelight dinners. Additionally, vacations booked at Azul Beach Resort, by Karisma will include a complimentary sliming for a family of four. Vacations booked at Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana will receive a free character breakfast for a family of four. These offers are available for clients when booking by January 31, 2017. It is only available for new bookings with a minimum stay of three nights – valid at all El Dorado Spa Resorts & Hotels, Azul Beach Resort, Generations Riviera Maya, Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana, and Sensimar Seaside Suites, by Karisma. Additionally, bookings made at Generations Riviera Maya, traveling through April 30, 2017, will receive a free dolphin experience per person/per room. Gourmet Inclusive Vacation Consultants can earn up to 21 percent commission.
Karisma Hotels & Resorts also offers its Preferred Partners exposure during their designated month, including weekly email blasts on behalf of the tour operator to Karisma’s agent database promoting current specials, a spotlight on Karisma’s travel agent portal, and dedicated social media and press outreach. To generate sales for the Preferred Partner and drive exposure internally, Karisma Hotels & Resorts creates exclusive promotions and added values for the designated partner.