It will relaunch its UK website and open sites in Germany, Switzerland, France, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands from May 1 when its three-year deal with Lowcost Beds expires. Hotelopia will hold the Atol and trade under the easyJet Holidays name. The Tui Travel-owned OTA contracts exclusively with sister bed bank Hotelbeds and offers 60,000 hotels and apartments around the world from its base in Palma. EasyJet estimates 90% of the 60 million passengers it carries in a year buy accommodation and believes it can pick up a significant proportion of the business. Mandy Round, easyJet Holidays general manager, promised "an improved hotel portfolio, more user-friendly websites and an efficient booking process". Get the full story at Travolution