The UNIGLOBE travel agency network has signed a deal with trade-only supplier Exclusively Hotels to use its reservation system.

The deal makes the system available to all UNIGLOBE agencies in 700 location and 30 countries globally enabling instant booking confirmation in 3,500 destinations. UNIGLOBE is a franchise business that specialises in providing travel services to the small and mid-sized enterprise market.

Vice president global operations and regional services Amanda Close said: “This deal will allow all our franchisees to deliver an improved accommodation booking service to their clients by offering highly competitive rates and instant confirmation.”

Exclusively Hotels is part of the TotalStayGroup that has a portfolio of 45,000 hotels, resorts, inns, villas and apartments worldwide.

TotalStayGroup sales director Joe Cerdan added: “We welcome the opportunity to work alongside UNIGLOBE, an industry leader with global profile.”