Q. Where are Cosmos Holidays?
A. They have rebranded to Monarch Holidays
Cosmos Holidays were one of the UK’s best known travel names, having been in business for over 50 years, Cosmos Holidays took millions of customers on holiday each year. Cosmos Holidays offered a huge range of travel options to hundreds of destinations, that suited all budgets and tastes. Now through Monarch Holidays website Cosmos Holidays offer the best user experience and ease of discovery and booking.
Cosmos Holidays were passionate about not only providing great value cheap holidays but also making sure your holiday is as perfect as it can be. Cosmos Holidays knew your perfect holiday was about more than just a great destination. It’s about the personal service and reliability that lets you relax and make the most of your holiday.
For some perfect winter sun on your holiday Cosmos Holidays customers went to popular destinations of Egypt, Lanzarote, Tenerife or Goa? For destinations a little closer to home the Balearic Islands of Majorca, Menorca and Ibiza are perfect. For something a little further afield head to Cyprus, Croatia or Turkey for guarenteed sunshine and a perfect summer holiday. Cosmos Holidays also had a large range of Greece holidays with over 20 islands to choose from including Zante, Crete, Rhodes and Corfu.
Book your perfect holiday with Monarch. Choose from a range of fantastic holidays including beach holidays and city breaks – all holidays ATOL protected.
Cosmos Holidays brand to be dropped by Monarch
Cosmos Holidays is to become known as Monarch as the airline and tour operator moves to operating a single brand strategy.
The Cosmos name will continue to be used by Cosmos Tours, which trades as Cosmos Tours and Cruises,
Other trade-facing brands Avro, the seat-only broker and bed bank somewhere2stay.com, will also operate under the Monarch name as part of the move.
The Monarch Group contains some of the best-established names in the British travel sector. Customer care and service lie at the heart of the Group’s business approach, and the Group enjoys high levels of repeat business from both business and retail customers in all its operations. When the Group was founded in its current form in 1967 it had 146 staff – today this has grown to over 3,000 highly-trained personnel.
The holding company of the Group is Monarch Holdings plc. The principal subsidiaries are Monarch Airlines, Monarch Aircraft Engineering, First Aviation and a number of household-name tour operators such as Cosmos Holidays, Avro, Archers Direct and Cosmos Tours and Cruises, as well as the online hotel booking service somewhere2stay.com.
Having been in operation for some 50 years, Cosmos Holidays was one of the oldest and best established brands in UK tour operating, and provided holidays to over 780,000 customers in 65 destinations annually. Cosmos was the UK’s largest independent tour operator. Cosmos Coach Tours remains the world’s largest European coach tour operator with escorted coach touring programmes throughout Europe, North America and worldwide.