42 Trending Hotel Booking Platform Businesses [2024]

Updated: January 18th, 2023
Start A Hotel Booking Platform

The explosively popular Airbnb and countless similar services have proven that the market for home and apartment rentals is growing rapidly.

As an entrepreneur who loves travel, you see an opportunity to extend this model to hotels.

That’s why you start a hotel booking platform where travelers can search for and book accommodations worldwide.

The market size of the online hotel booking platform industry worldwide amounted to nearly $518B in 2020.

Starting a hotel booking platform can be so interesting as an idea that can proliferate. It doesn’t require any license, no inventory — only mobile phones, an internet connection, and some motivation to succeed.

Looking for some examples of a hotel booking platform?

Interested in case studies of a successful hotel booking platform? Check out our full list of success stories.

1. Booking.com

Big savings on hotels in 120,000 destinations worldwide. Browse hotel reviews and find the guaranteed best price on hotels for all budgets.

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 546M/month


2. Tripadvisor

World's largest travel platform. Browse hundreds of millions of traveler reviews and opinions. Compare low prices on hotels, flights, and cruises. Book popular tours and attractions as well as reserve tables at great restaurants.

How much they make:
Where they're located: Miami, Florida, USA
Current team size: 2956
Website traffic: 143M/month


Learn more about starting a hotel booking platform:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a hotel booking platform?
-> Pros and cons of a hotel booking platform

Need inspiration?

-> Other hotel booking platform success stories
-> Marketing ideas for a hotel booking platform

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4. agoda

Discounts on 2 Million hotels, homes and everything in between. Now offering flight bookings! | Over 20 Million reviews | Last minute deals | Safe & secure

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 28.1M/month


5. Financesonline.com

Read detailed online reviews of B2B & SaaS solutions prepared by industry experts. Compare popular tools and easily find a perfect software that will let your business grow. Write your own reviews and share your experience with a constantly growing community of SaaS users.

Where they're located: Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Website traffic: 790K/month


6. Checkfront

More than booking software. Checkfront is a booking management platform that helps you sell experiences, manage your resources, and grow your business.

Website traffic: 1.52M/month


7. Radisson Hotels

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 2.46M/month


8. SiteMinder

Increase hotel profitability and bookings with SiteMinder's complete guest acquisition solution: channel manager, hotel booking engine, hotel website design, and hotel business intelligence. ✓ Automate distribution ✓ Lower cost of acquisition ✓ Save time and money

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 1.46M/month


9. Little Hotelier

Front Desk and Reservation System takes the hassle out of online bookings for your small hotel or B&B. Save time and get more bookings with Little Hotelier.

Website traffic: 1.33M/month


10. trivago

Where they're located: Maharashtra, India
Website traffic: 590K/month



Get access to room & suite upgrades and VIP benefits in the best 5 star luxury hotels worldwide. Book online and get service from your personal Travel Designer!

How much they make:
Where they're located: Teufen, Schweiz
How much did it cost to start: $500K
Current team size: 15


12. HotelsCombined

Website traffic: 1.66M/month


13. Glamping Hub

Searching for camping near me? Best glamping locations? Glamping Hub is the leading online booking platform: unique hotels, cabin rentals, tree houses...

Where they're located: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Website traffic: 980K/month


14. TBOHolidays

Online Hotel Reservation

Website traffic: 180K/month


15. eviivo

eviivo's booking system & channel manager makes life easier for B&B, guesthouses and small hotels. 150+ OTAs available including Airbnb, Google, Booking, Expedia and TripAdvisor…

Where they're located: San Antonio, Texas, USA
Website traffic: 2.16M/month


16. STR

STR sets the standard for data intelligence and global benchmarking, allowing you to compete strategically, plan for the future and understand your customers.

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 170K/month


17. Travala.com

Huge savings on 2,000,000+ hotels worldwide ✓ Best price guarantee ✓ Pay with Credit card, Bitcoin ✓ 710,000+ reviews ✓ Safe & secure ✓ 24/7 support

How much they make:
Where they're located: London
How much did it cost to start: $20K
Current team size: 50


18. Hopper

Hopper analyzes billions of prices daily to predict how prices will change, and tells you whether to buy or wait. Save up to 40% on your next flight.

Where they're located: Los Angeles, California, USA

19. Millennium Hotels and Resorts

Millennium Hotels and Resorts offer luxury hotels for business and leisure travelers all over the world. Book your hotel now.

Where they're located: Los Angeles, California, USA


20. udChalo

udChalo (www.udchalo.com) aims to 'make flights cost effective' for Ex-Servicemen/Indian armed forces. If we have a cheap ticket, you’ll thank us. If we don’t, you have your rail/ bus option anyway!

Website traffic: 490K/month


21. Tablet Hotels

Tablet Hotels and MICHELIN have merged. The best luxury hotels & boutique hotels curated with verified hotel reviews, dependable customer service & the best rates guaranteed - Tablet is everything you need for unforgettable travel experiences.

Where they're located: Manhattan Community Board 1, New York, USA
Website traffic: 200K/month


22. ResortPass

Enjoy the pool, spa, and amenities at a luxury hotel for the day starting at only $25. Take a daycation and book a day pass or cabana at hotels and resorts near you!

Where they're located: Los Angeles, California, USA
Website traffic: 420K/month


23. Sojern

Sojern, travel's direct demand engine for thousands of brands that drives more direct bookings and maximizes revenue.

Where they're located: San Francisco, California, USA
Website traffic: 100K/month


24. ReservHotel

Simplifed hospitality solutions on a central platform


25. Mews

Cloud-based property management software that helps hotels and hostels automate their operations so they can focus on their guests. Manage your PMS from any device, anytime.

Website traffic: 140K/month


26. Dayuse.com : hotels available during the day -75%

Dayuse.com : beautiful hotels, privacy guaranteed. Book a Dayuse.com hotel for a few hours during the day and save up to 75% compared to the overnight. No credit card required and free cancellation.

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 720K/month


27. Freetobook, Free Online Booking System for Hotels, Bed and Breakfasts, Guest Houses, Cottages and Hostels

Freetobook an easy to use booking system for your hotel, bed and breakfast, cottage, hostel or guesthouse

Website traffic: 1.55M/month


28. Trivago


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30. Online reservation system & booking software Planyo

Planyo is a flexible online reservation system / booking software for any business which needs scheduling and managing their bookings.

Website traffic: 90K/month


31. Hotel Operations Management

The hotel operations management platform that allows you to improve communication, task management, and guest satisfaction in one solution. Discover ALICE.

Where they're located: Laredo, Texas, USA


32. Sirvoy Reservation System

Sirvoy, a powerful hotel reservation system that works for all types of accommodations: hotels, motels, hostels, B&Bs, lodges and guest houses.

Website traffic: 250K/month


33. Pegasus

Pegasus provides award-winning hotel booking technology and full-service digital marketing and distribution solutions, CRS, booking engine, websites & more.

Where they're located: Phoenix, Arizona, USA


34. Webkul Software

Qlo is an open source, free and customizable online reservation system. You can launch a userfriendly site and can manage online as well as offline bookings.


35. BookingLive®

BookingLive® is 5 out of 5 STARS Reviewed UK Online Booking System Software to manage your bookings, appointments and schedules

Website traffic: 70K/month


36. Alliance Reservations Network

Alliance Reservations Network provides travel booking technology that will help take your travel business to the next level.

Where they're located: Phoenix, Arizona, USA


37. StayFlexi

Make flexible hotel bookings. Early Check In and Late Checkouts.


38. Suiteness

A better way to book connecting hotel rooms and suites online.

Where they're located: Los Angeles, California, USA
Website traffic: 110K/month


39. Rocketmiles: Book hotels. Earn loyalty program miles or points every time.

Book hotels worldwide. Earn American Airlines AAdvantage® miles, United Airlines MileagePlus® miles, Southwest Rapid Rewards® points, Amazon.com Gift Cards, and more every booking.

Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 120K/month


40. KWHotel

Hotel software for desktop, web and mobile. Reservation calendar, customer base, accounting and more. Booking engine, channel manager. Get free version today!


41. margot

Where they're located: Los Angeles, California, USA