About Us

We’ve got a long history with adventure. Mr Hayes and Mr Jarvis set us on our very own journey back in 1952, and ever since then we’ve been tailor-making travels with the same passion and pride as our fervent founders.

Our origins lie in the joy of visiting a new place – demonstrated no more aptly than by our namesakes. Their inspiration for bespoke, detailed and truly personal holidays came from their own adventures and experiences of the world – and so the signature Hayes & Jarvis service was born.

Today, our Destination Specialists embody the same spirit. They love to travel of course, but they are also passionate about using that knowledge to help create holidays that are personal to each of our customers.

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The Hayes & Jarvis Way

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A lifetime of expertise

Whether your dream is to island hop in Indonesia or lose yourself in India’s cities, we’re your destination specialists. With over 65 years of experience, we guarantee insider knowledge and personal service every step of the way.

The world is yours

We offer worldwide holidays to more than 60 destinations across the globe. We’ll help you make more of your holiday, and can recommend multiple destinations or city stopovers, so you can experience even more of the world. Whatever you want, we take care of every detail.

Travel made personal

What makes a trip extraordinary? It’s entirely up to you. We’re here to listen to your travel dreams and exceed them. And should you need help at any point, we’re on call.

Award-winning service

Our work within the travel industry is consistently recognised. In the past three years alone, we have won 14 trophies at the prestigious British Travel Awards.

Our Awards

At Hayes & Jarvis, we are proud to have received a number of awards and nominations for excellent luxury travel over the years, including winning two awards at the British Travel Awards in November 2019.

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Our History

Travel is in our veins. We’re passionate about creating specialist, luxury holidays that are anything but run-of-the-mill, and we’ve been doing exactly that for 65 years. This is how it all started way back in 1952.

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Booking with Confidence

Here are the finer details when it comes to booking with us – from how we protect your holiday, to our booking terms and conditions, privacy policy and essential info about security and cookies on our website.

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Meet the Team

Our Destination Specialists live and breathe travel and it's their passion to share their insight, experience and stories with you to help create your perfect trip - meet some of our dedicated team here.

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Responsible Tourism

At Hayes & Jarvis we are committed to promoting responsible tourism. So we have made it our mission to protect the environment and the local people in the destinations you love. That way we can provide great holidays now and into the future.

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