Jovago starts off Collaboration with Trivago
Africa’s leading online hotel booking platform, Jovago.com launches major cooperation with the world’s leading hotel search site, Trivago
Jovago.com has launched collaboration with the world’s largest hotel search engine – Trivago, with the aim to ease the process of hotel search and reservation for travelers around the globe.
This will allow Trivago users the opportunity to gain direct access to Jovago’s listing of properties across Africa with more than 20,000 hotels and immediately book exclusive deals on Jovago.com.
Estelle Verdier, Managing Director for Jovago East and Southern Africa noted that, “the partnership with Trivago will make it easier and cheaper for customers to find accommodation and travel to Africa.” She also observed that, “the collaboration assures more visibility to our partnering hotels and definitely support the growth of the tourism industry in Africa”
As the world’s largest hotel search, Trivago compares 718,589 hotels from over 200 booking sites with the intent to find the ideal hotel at the lowest possible rate. Jovago contributes to this existing selection by adding its personally verified hotel listing in Africa.
This collaboration is indeed mutually benefitting. Aline Koekkoek Sales Manager Trivago, commented, “… we are happy to be able to provide African travelers with a great extensive inventory, making their search for an ideal hotel even easier.”
Founded in 2005 in Düsseldorf, Germany, Trivago currently operates 50 international country platforms in 31 languages. Travelers find the ideal hotel for the best price on Trivago.co.za. Trivago is the world’s largest online hotel search site, comparing rates from over 700,000 hotels on over 200 booking sites worldwide. Trivago integrates over 140 million hotel ratings and 14 million photos in order to make finding the perfect hotel easier for users. Over 80 million visitors per month find their ideal hotel by using Trivago’s various filters.
Jovago.com is an online hotel booking service with offices in Lagos (Nigeria), Nairobi (Kenya), Dakar (Senegal) founded by Africa Internet Group and has MTN and Millicom as 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.
Africa Internet Group introduces and accelerates the online shift in Africa – for its people and its culture. It is committed to running successful and vibrant internet companies which boost the evolution of African online culture. AIG is the parent group of nine successful and fast-growing companies in more than 26 African countries, accounting for over 3,500 staff. AIG cares about entrepreneurship and brings together all the key elements required to build great companies: team, concept, technology and capital. Its network of companies includes JUMIA, Kaymu, Hellofood, Lamudi, Carmudi, Zando, Jovago, Lendico and Easy Taxi.