Working at Holiday Extras |

Holiday Extras Overview

Work here? Get a FREE Employer Account
Hythe, Kent, South East England, England (UK)
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
Travel & Tourism
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Holiday Extras is a 30+ year old company with the mentality of a start up, based in the heart of the Kentish countryside. It is a Sunday Times 100 Best Company to Work For (a whopping 11 times!).

We’re the UK market leader for travel add-ons - with ... Read more

Mission: HX's mission is to 'make every trip a better trip'. Every person here works hard each day to do just that. Our People Mission is to make HX a truly amazing place to work and learn. As a result we have a reputation for being an ... Read more

Holiday Extras Reviews

Star Star Star Star Star
Rating Trends Rating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Holiday Extras CEO Matthew Pack
Matthew Pack
74 Ratings
  • "I love my job"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hythe, Kent, South East England, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hythe, Kent, South East England, England (UK)
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Holiday Extras full-time (More than 10 years)


    I love working at Holiday Extras because I have been given every opportunity to develop in my career. Holiday Extras has helped me find what my skills and strengths are and helped me build plans to achieve what I'd like to achieve.

    I love the culture, I love the work, I love the building and I love the team.


    I wouldn't say there are any downsides. HX HQ is out of town, but there are good public transport links if you don't drive (and you can work remotely).

See All 97 Reviews

Holiday Extras Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview





    Social Media Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Holiday Extras.


    In total I had 2 telephone calls, 1 group assessment day, and 1 solo interview. The total process from first call to feedback took 2 months. Everyone I spoke too at Holiday Extras were super friendly and encouraging and my interview experiences were very positive. However there was an huge lack of communication in between assessments, calls and interviews and it did feel like they couldn't be bothered. A bit more contact would have been appreciated. In summary, the interviews are positive, beneficial and non stressful but expect delays and non replies while you wait for the verdict.

    Interview Questions

See All 15 Interviews

Company Updates

  • Phew, it's been a busy month! We've celebrated National Fish and Chip Day with lunch and a pop-up beach, raised money for Kents Sports Trust, had a feast to toast the start of Summer and our Shortbreaks Team celebrated their 2nd Barniversary!

  • Our Google Streetview tour is ready and live! See our Wave building here: and our Shortbreaks team here:

See All See All

Holiday Extras Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Best Companies Group, 2017
  • Best Companies Special Award for Wellbeing, Best Companies Group, 2017
See More

Work at Holiday Extras? Share Your Experiences

Holiday Extras
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
  • Star
Click to Rate