Articles tagged “google hotel finder”

Hotel CEOs Reveal Strategies for Expedia, Google and Airbnb

Hotel CEOs Reveal Strategies for Expedia, Google and Airbnb

Deanna Ting, Skift

As we've noted before, as much as hotels and online travel agencies may not necessarily love one another, they certainly need each other. Their current love-hate relationship will certainly change, however, if and when other players like Airbnb or Google become bigger players in the hotel booking space.

2 years ago

Google Is Testing Vacation Rental Search in Its Hotel Price-Comparison Tool

Google Is Testing Vacation Rental Search in Its Hotel Price-Comparison Tool

Sean O'Neill, Skift

In tests involving about 7,000 property listings in Europe, Google is checking if travelers would like to use it to search and book vacation rentals. Online travel rivals should be on the alert.

2 years ago

Interview: InterContinental Hotels Group Rethinks Metasearch Participation

Interview: InterContinental Hotels Group Rethinks Metasearch Participation

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Travel metasearch continued its growth spurt in 2014, and 2015 is shaping up as a year of disruption. And some of this disruption is coming from the travel suppliers themselves.

5 years ago

Google’s Quiet Moves to Dominate Hotel Metasearch

Google’s Quiet Moves to Dominate Hotel Metasearch

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Google’s revamped Hotel Ads — which amounts to a streamlined metasearch feature right within Google search results, obviating the need to navigate to Google Hotel Finder – will likely turn out to be one of the most important developments in the metasearch field in 2014-2015.

5 years ago

New Trends Report: The State of Travel Metasearch in 2015

New Trends Report: The State of Travel Metasearch in 2015

Dennis Schaal, Skift

A smart look at the factors, including the rush toward direct bookings, that are shaping the entire metasearch sector in 2015.

5 years ago