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Agoda and SGA Airlines Partner to Showcase Thailand’s Small Towns

BANGKOK, May 13, 2009, an online travel company specializing in discount hotel bookings in Asia, recently announced a partnership with SGA Airlines to offer flyers special deals on hotel bookings. SGA is a Thailand based commuter airline that provides flights to the beautiful and welcoming small towns of northern Thailand. Travelers can find these new hotel deals via a new joint web portal at

The partnership gives passengers a quick “one stop, online booking service” for both flight and hotel accommodations in all of Thailand’s beautiful small towns where SGA flies. Agoda has secured preferred rates in areas like Pai in Mae Hong Son province, Chiang Rai and Chiang Mai where large airlines have now reduced or discontinued service entirely.

Mr. Robert Rosenstein, Chief Operating Officer of said, "Agoda is pleased to partner with SGA Airlines. Our unique and extensive selection of hotels in the lesser known destinations in Thailand  and throughout Asia, as well as our great bargains, will help SGA’s customer discover more exciting travel destinations."

Dr.Jain Charnnarong, President of SGA Airlines commented, "We specialize in serving smaller cities in Thailand, placing the emphasis on flight frequency rather than aircraft size. We have been providing flight services to Thailand’s northern region for more than 2 years. The majority of our passengers are both Thai and international tourists who prefer to explore Thailand’s charming and smaller towns. Partnering with a leading online hotel booking website such as Agoda, allows our clients to find the lowest prices on hotels within those areas and to access special rates without leaving our site." markets hotels throughout Asia with locally branded Agoda sites supporting 21 languages including Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai and other European languages. The new joint portal sites are supported by a multilingual customer service team, operating 24 hours/day, 365 days/year.

Enjoy great hotel deals today or contact the Agoda customer service team via telephone at +66 2 625 9100 or e-mail at