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As restrictions begin to cautiously lift, Olsen-O'Leary Travels is here to provide up to date information. You will also see special rates for emergency personnel, on-demand webinars, as well as some positive travel news including promotions, new openings and more.
Many hotel chains are now providing information on what they are doing to open their hotels safely for guests.
The safety and wellbeing of our guests is a top priority for Accor and because changes are ongoing and unforeseeable due to COVID-19, we have implemented new cancellation/modification policies to provide our guests with increased flexibility. Please see the updated cancellation policy here.
Hilton Defining a New Standard of Hotel Cleanliness
Hilton has announced a new program to deliver an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection in Hilton properties around the world. In a first for the hospitality business, Hilton will collaborate with RB, maker of Lysol and Dettol, and consult with Mayo Clinic to develop elevated processes and Team Member training to help Hilton guests enjoy an even cleaner and safer stay from check-in to check-out. Read the entire article here.
Hyatt Announces Global Care & Cleanliness Committment
Focusing on the safety and wellbeing of colleagues and guests during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond, Hyatt’s commitment includes Global Biorisk Advisory Council accreditation, hotel-level sanitization specialists, and a working group of trusted medical and industry advisors. For more information about Hyatt's Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment, please click here.
Essential Travelers Rate
Distance can’t stop us from caring. Hyatt is proudly welcoming and caring for individuals and groups helping combat the COVID19 crisis. Driven by our purpose to care for people so they can be their best, it’s always a priority to care for our community—now more than ever. View how to book these rates here.
Recognizing the ongoing and increased uncertainty that coronavirus (COVID-19) is causing around the world, our highest priority is the health and wellbeing of our guests and employees. With that in mind, we wanted to update you on the actions we have taken in response to the outbreak. Click here to read more.
NH Hotel Group and SGS Announce Collaboration on a Global Hotels' Disinfection Assessment Seal
In order to preserve the safety of travelers and team members, as well as to comply with and generate confidence in the face of society's new expectations in terms of hygiene and protection, NH Hotel Group and SGS are pleased to announce their collaboration on a project that redefines and extends the health protocols applicable to the operations of the Group's hotels and that will enable them to be assessed as clean and safe environments with a view to their reopening. Read the entire article here.
We are constantly updating our global cancellation policy to reflect the most recent developments related to the COVID-19 and to offer our guests as much flexibility and planning comfort as possible. View further information here.
We have been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and are following guidelines from the World Health Organization and respective local health agencies where we have operations. We understand there are many concerns during this time and wish to assure that the safety and wellbeing of our guests, customers and colleagues are of paramount importance to us. View the update here.
Our mission is to make hotel travel possible for all, and that becomes especially important during times of uncertainty. Our cancellation policies for direct bookings are among the most flexible in the hotel industry, with thousands of our hotels honoring no-fee cancellations up to 6 p.m. on the day of arrival. Read the entire policy update here.