Ashton & Dave is a Travels and Tours Management Company that was formed and also incorporated in the year 2007. Since its formation, Ashton & Dave has delivered unparalleled and personalized travel solutions that have translated to high returns on our clients’ corporate business and leisure travel & tour investments . We are an IATA accredited agent. We are also registered members of NANTA (National Association of Nigerian Travel Agents) and ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents).
To provide Excellent and Best in-class Travel solutions, the First Time and at All Times for Real Value and Returns on Investment to our Stakeholders.
Our core value system
Our values at Ashton & Dave is code named ‘’T.I.P.A’’
Our organisation specializes in business, educational and leisure travel services management. We are dedicated to assisting individuals, companies of all sizes as well as governmental and non-governmental organisations optimize their travel programs. In all our transactions and dealings with clients, we put the satisfaction of our clients first and also not compromising our standards and value.
In delivering services to our clients, we focus on these core principles:
• Cost Effectiveness
• Excellent Customer Services
Our Operating Mantra
Customer Care, Commitment, Creativity, Entrepreneurial Spirit, Integrity, Proven Expertise, Performance Driven, Proactive Spirit, & Reliability.
Scope of Services
We provide full support services to our clients in various aspects of travels. These services include but not limited to:
• Ticketing and Reservation
• Protocol and Logistics Services ( Car Hire Services)
• Tours, Hotel reservation and Travel Packages
• Travel Insurance
• Visa Assistance
• Travel consultancy and Cost optimization for corporate organizations
• Global destinations for Conferences & Training.
• Global sporting Events & Packages (Domestic, Regional and International)
As an IATA certified agent, we issue your ticket direct with no middleman for all our Local and International airlines within and outside Nigeria .We have hands-on professional Ticketing and Reservation Officers with wealth of experience who assist with making sure your demands/request are attended to professionally. The services offered under this department include:
Planning of travel itinerary
Issuing flight tickets
Re-validation of tickets
Our goal is to assist our clients optimize their travel budgets , cost effective, Accuracy, Cus (accurate booking, effective follow-up, good seat allocation, track your mileage, good connecting flights etc) with the best customer service always.
Protocol & Logistics
We are one of the best providers of Airport transfers in the country. We have been able to achieve this is as a result of our Protocol team which comprises of professionals, trained overtime to maintain the best standard. We are always conscious of the fact that quality customer service is top priority, always on time to pick- up and drop-off clients. The services rendered by the Protocol unit include:
Meet & Greet and Airport Transfer Services: Our Protocol Officers are always on stand -by waiting to receive clients at designated airports. Our Return airport transfer / Airport pickup and Drop off service is one of our strongest points as our officers are always on time and do not compromise standards. Based on request, clients’ passports are collected to assist with their Airport/ Immigration formalities. We take the burden off our clients.
V.I.P. Transit Clearance: For our Transit/Stop-over clients, we receive our clients in one terminal, convey them in our chauffeur driven vehicles and check them in at the other terminal. This service is particularly packaged for international passengers and Senior executives traveling within and outside the country who have to board a connecting flight at a different Airport/ Terminal.
Luminary Check-in Services: At Ashton & Dave, we offer Check-in services to our clients on request. Clients’ luggage(s) are received in advance and pre-checked with the intended airline (subject to airline and airport security procedures). Clients are thereafter presented with their boarding passes and in some cases, escorted to the foot of the aircraft to board on a fast track. Our aim is to ensure that clients make the flight with minimum efforts or challenges.
Movement Logistics: We offer Car Hire Services to our clients within Nigeria. We are also in strategic partnership and have signed contracts with reliable world class service oriented car hire outfits that have their presence both in the local and international airports in Lagos, Abuja, and Port-Harcourt respectively. We provide brand new, fully air-conditioned automobiles of all classes for the comfort of our clients at a moment’s notice. These providers have a combined fleet of over 1,000 (one thousand) vehicles of various classes at their disposal.
Tours & Holidays
Our Travel and Tours department is handled by professional and experienced hands-on travel consultants whose primary objective is to ensure you have a memorable travel experience. We handle your travel packages from the minute you make a request for a package till when you return from the trip. Our Tour Consultants provide valuable advice to our customers and we do all that is professionally possible to meet their needs. The Tours department will assist with the following and much more:
Hotel reservation (Outbound & Inbound)
Travels & Tour packages (Outbound & Inbound)
Visa guidance /assistance.
Tours, Sightseeing & Excursions (Outbound & Inbound)
Outbound Team building group packages
Global Sporting Events (Football, World Cup, Olympic etc)
• Hotel Reservation: At the Tours & Holidays department, we assist our clients in making their hotel reservations in countries all over the world. The reservations are made subject to the client’s request. We review all hotels before recommending to or reserving for clients .A lot is put into consideration before making reservations such as clients’ taste, budget, health and lots more. As the comfort and satisfaction of our client is paramount to us.
• Packages: We offer quality packages to various interesting destinations. Our packages range from Budget-friendly to Luxury/Bespoke packages, Honeymoon packages, Educational/School trip packages, Family packages, Group trips and lots more.
• Visa Guidance /Assistance: We assist with inspecting and putting them through on getting their documents together for visa application .We provide you with travel requirements.
• Travel Insurance: We assist clients with travel insurance needs and this is done in conjunction with reputable, well known and generally preferred Insurance Companies.
Tours, Sight seeing & Excursion
• Tours, Sightseeing & Excursion: Tours and sightseeing activities within and outside Nigeria are handled in collaboration with experienced Tour guide and without stress. Various tours and sightseeing activities are offered to clients and we also guide our clients into making choices that will suit their budgets and make sure they have fun. We also organize school trips and excursions.
At the Tours & Holidays department our duty is to make your trip is hassle free, fun and memorable.
This department handles the holy pilgrimages (Umrah and Hajj), from processing of the Saudi Arabia visa, return flight ticket, accommodation to the movement logistics from Mecca to Medina. Ashton & Dave is direct registered tour operators of Association of Hajj and Umrah Operators of Nigeria for the Hajj and Umrah.
We also offer accommodation in Mecca and Medina, as well as movement logistics between Mecca and Medina.
We are also registered and authorized by the Nigeria Hajj Commission as a private Hajj Operator.
Our partners are all over the world in the travel and hospitality industry.
British Airways, South Africa Airways, Emirate, Qatar Airways, KLM, Air France, United Airline, Delta Airways, Etihad Airways, Lufthansa, Kenya Airways, Iberia, Ethiopian Airways, Aero Contractor,Medview Airline, Arik Air and others.
Some of our corporate clients include: Oando Plc, Argentil Capital Partners, Carlyle Group Nigeria, Access Bank Plc, Innovatum Technologies Ltd, Tech Mahindra Nigeria Ltd, National Troupe of Nigeria, SAP Nigeria Ltd, Afren Nigeria Plc, Fidelity Bank Plc, Century Energy Plc.
Visit our website: www.ashtondavetravels.com
Call us on: +234-1-3423744, 07044987101-10