STAAH partners with online hotel booking platform hoo
Published on: Tuesday February 22, 2022
STAAH has partnered with hoo, an innovative new dot-com that puts hotels first. hoo is disrupting the online booking market with a proposition that offers better rates to customers, while increasing hotel profits and occupancy. This unique win-win proposition is made possible through their automated trading system which allows hotels to implement dynamic pricing and unique booking incentives without breaching rate parity agreements. Importantly, hoo only charges a flat 5% commission on bookings to ensure that hoteliers have the opportunity to offer attractive rates and experiences while continuing to receive more revenue per booking compared to to a traditional OTA.
With a mission to “change the way hotels are booked online for the better”, hoo is focused on creating an experience, rather than a transaction-driven platform that puts control back into customers and customers. hotels thanks to its fair and fun approach, which builds loyalty from the first reservation.
Although a new player in the market, hoo has already entered into an integrated connected partnership with Google Hotels and is currently developing global inventory. Their ambitious team has raised significant investments to fuel their growth and they are here to disrupt the online booking industry for the better.
With consumers looking for variety, hoo believes a fairer platform needs to exist for both parties to come together to negotiate that experience. With cutting-edge technology and dynamic pricing technology, hoo has built a platform that seeks to positively disrupt the OTA space and be a friendly face for hosting providers around the world.
With this integration, hotels can distribute their rates and availability in real time on the justhooit.com platform via the STAAH channel manager, and take advantage of all the benefits that hoo has to offer. The platform is a powerful and fair alternative for hotels to sell their rooms the way they want, without the overhead typically associated with online booking platforms.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Adrian Murdock, co-founder of hoo said:
“We are thrilled to have STAAH Connected as a Channel Partner. We invite their hotels around the world to join us in our mission to improve online hotel booking. We have built this platform with the purpose to make online bookings fair and equitable.We want to bring our toolset to more and more hotel operators, and the integration with STAAH is an important step to further expand our reach.
The integration is valid worldwide and properties of all sizes from all over the world can use the platform completely free of charge – there are no registration fees or contracts. The only cost to the property is a small 5% commission that is paid on each booking, which allows hotels to benefit from fair rates and adjust room prices while increasing their profits.
“We are thrilled to partner with hoo, providing our partner properties with a new channel with innovative functionality to market their rates and availability and maximize their profits. hoo’s automated trading system and STAAH’s distribution technology will help accommodation providers drive more bookings and increase revenue,” says Tarun Joukani, Commercial Director – STAAH.”
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