Compare SmarterTravel vs Vantage Deluxe World Travel BETA

See how Vantage Deluxe World Travel vs. SmarterTravel compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 51 reviews)
2.5
(based on 175 reviews)
Career Opportunities
4.1
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
3.0
Work-life balance
4.5
2.4
Senior Management
4.2
2.2
Culture & Values
4.6
2.4
CEO Approval
SmarterTravel Ceo Sarah Hodkinson
100%Sarah Hodkinson
Vantage Deluxe World Travel Ceo Henry Lewis
36%Henry Lewis
% Recommend to a friend
92%
40%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
37%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

Pros
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
"Tripadvisor"(in 12 reviews)
"North station"(in 27 reviews)
"Great location"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 7 reviews)
"Tripadvisor"(in 5 reviews)
"No one"(in 10 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Manager

I have been working at SmarterTravel full-time for more than a year

Pros

-Part of the TripAdvisor family -Amazing and reputable brands: Airfarewatchdog, Oyster, SmarterTravel.com, Family Vacation Critic, Jetsetter, and What To Pack -Teams take accountability and are... passionate about their work -Free lunches are served 2x a week -Sweetgreen delivery outpost on other days of week -Great office location next to TD Garden -Consistently have All Hands with transparency into how business is going -Amazing upper management team with easy access (no closed-door policy) -Dog friendly office -Unlimited snacks -Good work environment -Stand-up desks and Balance Board rentals (to work on that core!) - Summer Fridays -Happy Hour 4pm Every Friday -Flexible work from home policy -Travel stipend that increases for each year you work -Potential for Restricted Stock Units -401k Matching Policy -Partnerships with many gyms around the city

Cons

-There was a morale issue when I first started, due to many employees moving over to the TripAdvisor side, which can be seen as a con. However, management took issues extremely seriously and have... implemented ways to improve morale. -Lunch options aren't always the healthiest, but I can't really complain about a free lunch

Advice to Management

Keep being transparent, it's appreciated!

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Vantage Deluxe World Travel full-time for less than a year

Pros

Stress free, great location, casual environment!

Cons

Communication throughout the company could be a little better.

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