Boutique hotel collection Mr & Mrs Smith has agreed an exclusive deal with British Airways offering the opportunity for its properties to be booked seamlessly with the carrier’s flights.
The partnership has been struck as Mr & Mrs Smith marks its 10th anniversary.
BA customers can now combine air travel with the accommocation specialists’s collection of more than 300 selected hotels in over 150 destinations worldwide.
James Lohan, Mr & Mrs Smith chief executive, said: “With our 10th anniversary this year we’re extremely proud to be working exclusively with British Airways as it is such a well loved and trusted airline.
“This is the first time we’ve got into bed with anyone like this, as we wanted to make it easier for travellers to access our curated collection, at the same time as tapping into an extensive flight network.”
Claire Bentley, managing director at British Airways Holidays, added: “It’s very exciting to be able to offer our customers holidays in the most inspiring hotels around the world, all with the inimitable Mr & Mrs Smith stamp of approval.
“We have grown our hotel selection considerably to over 7,500 carefully selected properties and we’re very excited to be adding a new dimension to our range with this special collection of 300 hotels.”
Bookings via Mr & Mrs Smith with BA come with Atol finanicial protection as well as a 1% saving in the form of Smith ‘loyalty money’ which can be spent on future trips. Customers are also given a ‘Smith extra’ like free Champagne and can collect Avios points, formerly the BA Airmiles loyalty scheme.