(Posted 17th December 2014)
Africa’s leading online hotel booking platform, Jovago.com has partnered with the world’s leading hotel tariff comparison site, HotelsCombined.com
The collaboration reportedly aims to ease the hotel search and booking process for travellers around the globe.
Whether travellers plan well in advance or book at the very last minute, visitors of HotelsCombined.com will gain direct access to Jovago.com’s diverse selection of hotels across Africa.
‘HotelsCombined is a remarkable tool for travellers around the world looking to make smart and informed decisions when planning and booking their trips’ said Paul Midy, CEO of Jovago when announcing the deal. ‘Jovago is focused on helping travellers find the best hotels no matter where they are and making the process as convenient as possible. This partnership is yet another milestone towards achieving online convenience and creating memorable experience for each of our customer’.
With a database of over 800,000 properties globally, HotelsCombined.com reaches out to 30 million people each month. The cooperation with Jovago.com will contribute to this wide selection of properties, Jovago adding the platform’s verified hotel listings in Africa to the award-winning hotel tariff comparison site.
HotelsCombined Chief Operating Officer, Hichame Assi said that the partnership is an exciting endeavour for both companies. ‘We’re pleased to be partnering with Jovago and further assisting travellers to get the best accommodation results. The number of travellers visiting African destinations continues to increase each year and more of our users are looking for accommodation in destinations that Jovago services through their local inventory. As a company we constantly strive to ensure that consumers get the most from their hotel booking by offering them the best hotel price comparison service possible. This partnership will help consumers to find the best holiday accommodation deals across Africa, at the best possible rate’ Mr Assi said in his statement.
Jovago.com is an online hotel booking service with regional headquarters in Nairobi (Kenya), Lagos (Nigeria), Dakar (Senegal), Abidjan (Ivory Coast) and Douala (Cameroon) founded by Africa Internet Group and has MTN as one of the investors. Jovago.com, Africa’s No.1 booking portal, facilitates the booking process for its users to provide them with the best hotel booking experience with fast, transparent and easy-to-use services. Jovago.com has over 20,000 local hotel listings across Africa and over 200,000 hotels around the world.
HotelsCombined.com is the world’s leading hotel price comparison site, allowing travellers to find the best prices from all the best travel sites in one search. HotelsCombined searches hundreds of the top travel sites at once to find users the best available rate at any given time. More than 300 million people every year use HotelsCombined.com to find the best rates for over 800,000 hotels in 120,000 destinations across the world. HotelsCombined is available in over 40 languages and delivers prices in 120 currencies.