At Gold Medal we’ve been supplying scheduled flights, hotels, holidays, car hire, tours and excursions to the independent travel trade for over 45 years.
We like to think we have learned something in that time, building a team of experts who love to travel and whose knowledge of the world is second to none. A team who carefully select the very best products in each of our destinations so our customers can tailor-make their clients’ perfect holiday. We have access to fares from over 135 of the world’s leading airlines, including British Airways and Emirates, and a portfolio of over 40,000 leading hotels and resorts across the world. We can also provide advice on everything from hotel choices, flight routes, stopover destinations, twin centre options and even things to do in resort.
Our agents are at the heart of everything we do, and at Gold Medal we are committed to providing you with the very best support, service, products and training. Plus, we send hundreds of agents on FAM trips each year to gain insight, knowledge and first-hand experience, to help you sell more to your customers. And, of course, we like to reward you for your continued support… look out for Farebank Reward schemes, incentives, holiday prizes and more.
The USA is one of Gold Medal’s strongest selling destinations, with Florida room nights up 30% year on year. Our excellent relationships with airline partners such as British Airways, coupled with the buying power that comes with being part of the Emirates Group, means we can secure fantastic rates and exclusive offers across the entire of North America. Every year we send over 100,000 passengers to the USA, and each night 125 rooms in Florida are filled with Gold Medal customers. Within Miami, Gold Medal hold a number of direct relationships with hoteliers, some spanning over ten years. Our in resort Purchasing Team allows us to react quickly when required and secure the best offers for our customers. As part of our commitment to providing agents with first-hand experience, during the past 12 months, Gold Medal have hosted over 80 agents on FAM trips to the USA, including Florida, Las Vegas, the Deep South and California
We look forward to hosting the lucky Travel Weekly Cover Stars in Miami for what’s sure to be a fun-filled stay in the Sunshine State, before they set sail.