TUI UK & IRELAND
TUI UK and Ireland, part of TUI Group, is the business behind the TUI, First Choice and Marella Cruises brands, as well as Crystal Ski Holidays and TUI Lakes & Mountains. Sub brands include TUI Sensatori, TUI Family Life, TUI Sensimar, First Choice Holiday Villages and SplashWorld Resorts.
Its airline, TUI Airways – formerly Thomson Airways has 64 aircraft operating to over 88 destinations in 30 countries. It was the first airline in the UK to take delivery of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner and in 2019 became the first UK registered airline to take delivery of the new 737 MAXs to its fleet.
TUI UK and Ireland has a team of more than 10,000 employees and serves over six million customers each year.
TUI is the UK’s largest holiday brand, delivering unique and modern holiday experiences for its customers every year. TUI formerly known as Thomson Holidays has been taking customers on holiday for over 50 years.
It’s handpicked flagship hotels around the world fall under TUI Sensatori – luxury holiday experience featuring world class spas and gourmet dining; TUI Sensimar – offering stylish hotels in beach front locations exclusively for adults; TUI Blue – offering contemporary, premium hotels; TUI Magic Life which take all inclusive hotels to the next level; Robinson – offering a new experience every day and TUI Family Life, which have been designed for families with younger children, featuring excellent kids’ clubs giving parents a care-free, relaxing holiday.
TUI is the sister company of First Choice, both using TUI Airways which takes over six million people on holiday each year.
TUI UK and Ireland is a member of TUI Group.
TUI Airways, part of TUI UK and Ireland and TUI Group.
With a fleet of 64 aircraft consisting of Boeing 737, 757, 767 and 787, TUI serves 22 UK airports taking over six million customers away each year and operates to over 80 destinations in 30 countries.
The airline was the first UK operator of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and in 2019 became the first UK registered airline to take delivery of the new 737 MAXs to its fleet.
Marella Cruises, part of TUI UK and Ireland and TUI Group/World of TUI, is the third largest cruise line in the UK.
There are currently five ships in the Marella Cruises fleet, Marella Dream, Marella Celebration, Marella Discovery, Marella Discovery 2 and Marella Explorer. New ship Marella Explorer 2 will begin sailing in summer 2019.
Marella Cruises offers a unique experience with unrivalled entertainment and food on board, tips are also included giving customers the peace of mind they need when budgeting for their cruise holiday.
First Choice, part of TUI UK and Ireland and TUI Group, became the first major holiday brand to offer 100% all-inclusive holidays in 2012. The brand offers exclusive hotels designed specifically following customer feedback and gives families, couples and groups the peace of mind they need when budgeting for a holiday.
Flagship hotels include; First Choice Holiday Villages, which deliver everything a family could want in one place – great entertainment, food, kids clubs and lots of activities such as swim academy and high ropes; and First Choice SplashWorld hotels, which have a water park either onsite or nearby that families have unlimited access to at no extra cost.
First Choice is the sister company of TUI, both using TUI Airways which takes over six million people on holiday each year.
TUI Group is the world’s number one integrated tourism group operating in around 180 destinations worldwide. The company is domiciled in Germany. TUI Group’s share is listed in the FTSE 100 index, the leading index of the London Stock Exchange and in the German open market. In financial year 2018, TUI Group recorded turnover of €19.5bn and an operating result of €1.147bn. The Group employs 70,000 people in more than 100 countries.
TUI offers its 27 million customers comprehensive services from a single source. It covers the entire touristic value chain under one roof. This comprises leading tour operator brands and 1,600 travel agencies in Europe, five European airlines with around 150 modern medium and long-haul aircraft, around 380 Group-owned hotels and resorts with premium brands such as RIU and Robinson. With cruise ships ranging from the MS Europa and MS Europa 2 luxury class vessels to the “Mein Schiff” fleet of TUI Cruises and the vessels of Marella Cruises in the UK, TUI is also strongly positioned in the growing cruise sector. Global responsibility for sustainable economic, ecological and social activity is a key feature of our corporate culture. The TUI Care Foundation builds on the potential of tourism as a force for good by initiating projects that create new opportunities for the next generation and contribute to thriving destinations all over the world.