launches the first online booking system for tourist apartments

December 19, 2005 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
To read more: now allows tourists to make online reservation of short-term apartment rentals in Valencia. Such a service, already existing in larger tourist destinations (Barcelona, Paris, London…), offers an attracting alternative to Hotel rooms.
Unlike most of Internet rental agencies, IBERICITY does not work on commission or agency fees. In other words, IBERICITY is directly controlling all the apartments offered in Valencia throughout its website, avoiding our clients any unpleasant surprise at their arrival or during their stay. IBERICITY has dedicated staff to provide you with the best possible and most efficient service.
In the last 9 months, IBERICITY has tripled its number of apartments and now proposes 15% of the total market share of apartment rentals for short-stay in Valencia City. Compared to its competitors, offers, on average, a double of bedding capacity.
According to its General Manager, Frederic Giraud, the recent efforts made to improve the quality of service, from online reservation centre to additional services, are placing the company much ahead from existing competitors. The objective, for next year, is to reach a targeted 25% market share of the apartment rentals offered for short-stay in Valencia City. The company also plans to widen its offer geographically in 2006.
Business travellers and tourist visiting Valencia have clear expectations: they want comfortable accommodation, best locations (close to tourist attractions, shopping areas, business venues or city centre), and a professional customer service. is the perfect answer to their needs: it provides private self-catering apartments completely furnished and equipped, in Valencia’s finest locations, and a choice of various sizes and prices, from economic to luxury class, all at competitive rates. Additionally, their new website has been improved to give the most efficient service: it is possible to search apartments depending on the dates of the stay, the number of persons or the location. Each apartment has a complete description, including photos, in 3 different languages: English, Spanish and French. The German language will be soon available.