Tuesday,  March 21, 2023  1:12 am

ACV offering new RIU Plaza City Hotels

ACV offering new RIU Plaza City Hotels
(From left): Alexie Deschenes, regional sales manager, Air Canada; Guy Marchand, general manager – Sales, Air Canada Vacations; Sergi Ruiz Pique, vice-president, business development, leisure & MICE – North America, RIU Plaza City Hotels; Luigi Iannello, senior director, strategy and business development, Air Canada Vacations.

Air Canada Vacations will be offering new properties in the RIU Plaza City Hotels collection, the result of a strengthened partnership between the tour operator and hotel brand.

“We are so excited about our growing partnership with a renowned brand such as RIU Plaza City Hotels,” said Nino Montagnese, managing director, Air Canada Vacations. “Our hotel offering into these international destinations will further align our products with Air Canada’s extensive and growing flight network. Our team is now trained and ready to take your bookings!”

The foundation for the partnership was led by ACV’s Vice President of Product, Dina Bertolo, and brings with it five new properties including the Riu Plaza Miami Beach Hotel, the Riu Plaza New York Times Square Hotel, Hotel Riu Plaza Panama, Hotel Riu Plaza Gresham Dublin and Hotel Riu Plaza Berlin.

With the ACV&ME loyalty program, travel agents who book hotels, cruises and groups will receive 600 points per room for packages of seven-plus nights; 400 points per room for packages of three to six nights; 600 points per stateroom for air and cruise packages; and 300 points per passenger for Group bookings.

ACV&ME loyalty points can be redeemed for Aeroplan Miles, travel vouchers or VISA cash cards.