Airtel announced its new Thanks program last month in India last month and offered Amazon Prime benefits to prepaid users. Today, OYO Hotels & Homes and Bharti Airtel have partnered to launch OYO Store on Airtel Thanks App. With OYO Store Airtel customers can now seamlessly book quality and affordable accommodations directly out of the Airtel Thanks app. Also, customers can also make online payments seamlessly via Airtel Payments Bank. Customers have the option of making the full payments upfront or book the accommodation by paying just INR 1 and pay the remainder later.
This partnership will be part of the growing list of digital services and offers including insurance and content through AirtelThanks app. Offers and promotions available to users on OYO App and website are also applicable on OYO Store on Airtel Thanks App. Users can avail 60% discount on OYO bookings via Airtel Payments Banks as launch offer till June 15, 2019.
How to book an OYO on #AirtelThanks app
- Download and launch #AirtelThanks app (Free download app on Playstore and App Store)
- Go to Airtel Payments Bank section by clicking on the ‘Bank’ icon at the bottom of the screen
- In the Quick Actions, grid click on ‘OYO Hotels’ icon to launch OYO Store
- Search for the accommodation of your choice basis your place of travel
- Book the accommodation and make the payment through your Airtel Payments Bank account
Commenting on this new offering, Burhanuddin Pithawala, Vice President, Conversions, OYO Hotels & Homes, said, “At OYO, our single-minded focus is to make standardized and trusted accommodation offerings at extraordinarily affordable and predictable prices accessible to Indian travellers across the country. With OYO Store, we are taking a step forward in this direction, by expanding our reach to the millions of Airtel Customers and offering them a seamlessly integrated booking experience.”
Varun Das, Vice President – Product, Bharti Airtel said, “As part of #AirtelThanks, we are focusing on giving more value back to our customers. India is getting more mobile every day and we are delighted to partner with OYO to bring quality, affordable accommodations for millions of our customers.
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