On the Beach is an online travel agent.
- 1 On the Beach Contact Numbers
- 2 On the Beach Opening Hours
- 3 On the Beach Head Office Address
- 4 Reasons to call the On the Beach Head Office contact number:
- 5 On the Beach Holidays
- 6 On the Beach Hotels
- 7 On the Beach Deal Finder
- 8 On the Beach Manage My Booking
- 9 On the Beach Reviews
- 10 Popular questions about On the Beach
- 11 Why is On the Beach so cheap?
- 12 Are On the Beach ATOL protected?
- 13 Who owns On the Beach holiday company?
- 14 What On the Beach paperwork do I need to take with me?
- 15 Can I change the dates of my On the Beach booking?
- 16 How to reconfirm On the Beach return transfers?
- 17 About On the Beach
On the Beach Contact Numbers
|On the Beach||Phone Number|
|Head Office||0844 4530 244|
|Bookings||0844 826 0543|
|Customer Services||0844 826 0543|
On the Beach Opening Hours
On the Beach Head Office Address
|Head Office||Park Square, Bird Hall Lane, Cheadle, SK3 0XN.|
Reasons to call the On the Beach Head Office contact number:
- To make a payment towards your holiday.
- To speak to someone about careers at On the Beach or recruitment.
- To contact the head office as an airline or hotel.
- To make a complaint about you holiday or another service provided by On the Beach.
On the Beach Holidays
On the Beach helps over one million customers book a holiday each year. The company is ATOL protected and you can pay off your holiday in instalments for up to two weeks before you fly. You’ll find every type of holiday from all inclusive to family-friendly to a range of popular destinations including:
- Cape Verde
- Canary Islands
By operating as an online travel agent, On the Beach don’t sell package holidays. Instead, they allow you to build your own holiday choosing flights and hotels which suit you and adding on extras such as transfers as necessary.
You can also book airport hotels, lounges and parking to kick off your holiday in style, as well as car hire if you wish to drive around your destination independently.
On the Beach Hotels
When you book with On the Beach you can search a database of over 26,000 hotels. You’ll find everything from luxury five-star resorts to budget self-catering apartments. If you have little ones, you can search for hotels with kids clubs or water parks. You can book a hotel with a low deposit per person with the full balance due two weeks before you fly, allowing you to budget effectively for a pocket-friendly beach break.
On the Beach Deal Finder
If you don’t have a specific destination in mind, the On the Beach deal finder can be a great way to book a low-cost holiday at the last minute. You simply search by the region of your departure airport, for example ‘North West airports’, your desired departure month and how long you wish to go for and the deal finder will suggest some options to you. The usual destinations are the likes of Spain, Portugal and Tenerife and you can expect to pay anywhere between £100-£300 per person for a 4/5 night break.
On the Beach Manage My Booking
You can use the On the Beach website to manage your booking online. You can make payments, print boarding passes, add extras such as car hire/transfers and suitcases as well as view your itinerary. You can sign into the On the Beach website with Facebook or by making an account with your email address.
On the Beach Reviews
On the Beach has a score of 1.5 out of 10 on the review website TrustPilot. Regular complaints from customers include changing the holiday a few days before departure, a lack of in-resort help, a long wait for confirmation of the holiday booking and a hotel not being as advertised. The company was also featured on BBC Watchdog back in 2012 where three disgruntled customers shared their experiences of booking a holiday with On the Beach. However, some reviewers on TripAdvisor state that they have never had problems with On the Beach and found them to be good value for money, as long as you read the booking conditions first and double check prices using travel search engines.
Popular questions about On the Beach
Why is On the Beach so cheap?
On the Beach is able to list low-cost holidays because they liaise with hotels, airlines and suppliers directly to negotiate the best price.
Are On the Beach ATOL protected?
Yes, On the Beach was one of the first online travel agents to become ATOL-protected. The company was first approved back in 2011 and now financially protects over one million holidays per year.
Who owns On the Beach holiday company?
On the Beach is an independently owned company, so it isn’t owned by a parent company or holding group.
What On the Beach paperwork do I need to take with me?
You’ll need your flight voucher, hotel voucher and any transfer vouchers that you may have booked- On the Beach will email these to you either at the point of confirmation or just before your departure date.
Can I change the dates of my On the Beach booking?
You may be able to change the dates of your booking, depending on flight and hotel availability. You can submit a change request by going to manage my booking- unfortunately, On the Beach says that it cannot process change requests over the phone.
How to reconfirm On the Beach return transfers?
Pick up times may be confirmed when you arrive at your resort by your arrival transfer provider. If not, look at your transfer voucher which will tell you about the departure process. It may be that your hotel needs to call on your behalf to confirm the transfer times.
About On the Beach
On the Beach was founded by entrepreneur Simon Cooper in 2004. The idea of a beach-orientated travel agent came from Cooper’s already successful business, On the Piste, which provided ski holidays for students. Thomson purchased On the Piste in 2008, leaving Cooper to concentrate on his newer venture.
Since then, the company has invested in several other companies such as Resort Taxis and On the Beach Beds, to secure better prices for customers.
In 2012, the company relocated its head office to Cheadle which is near Stockport. This was due to an increasing need for more space for recruitment.
For more information about On the Beach services and functions, call the On the Beach head office contact number.