4

A conference advertises special rates for conference guests in local hotels. On the website, they write:

To book in house, email guestservices@panpacific.com or Phone 604-905-2999 or Toll Free 1-888-905-9995. Group Affiliation: CMOS

What does in house mean in this context?

  • My guess without context: It's a contact to a booking agency who will make the arrangements for you using the discounts that the conference has arranged. – mkennedy Mar 2 '15 at 23:28
  • I've edited the question to add more context. – gerrit Mar 3 '15 at 0:02
8

This isn't, so far as I can tell, any kind of travel jargon. It looks the standard definition of in-house used in any kind of business:

Done or existing within an organization

That is, if you want to book a room directly through the hotel itself, use the contact information provided. Presumably, you could also book the room through a third party like a consolidator, online travel agency, or corporate portal— which might or might not be cheaper and/or easier.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.