Hotel tonight acquisition by Airbnb?

Mar 9 5 Comments

Does it make sense? I thought HT was on the verge of folding


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TOP 5 Comments
  • Don’t know how much they paid but ya HT was going under. So doubt the price is good, meaning employees probably got nothing.
    Mar 91
    • HotelTonight VgMe41
      Quality insight.
      Mar 14
  • Uber berfff
    I actually used HT more than Airbnb. Good acquisition.
    Mar 90
  • Airbnb RealSlimS
    Yes. Airbnb primarily bought it because there’s a huge demand for last-minute stay booking with small supply of hosts who can host last-minute bookings, and HT has the opposite problem as their consumer branding isn’t as well known to guest who have the demand, but they have a huge last-minute supply of boutique hotels partners who can handle last-minute booking.
    Mar 90
  • Airbnb tries to reinvent themselves. They need to
    Mar 90

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