Articles tagged “oasis collections”

Vacasa Snaps Up Hyatt-Backed Luxury Rental Brand Oasis

Vacasa Snaps Up Hyatt-Backed Luxury Rental Brand Oasis

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Despite everyone's happy talk, this deal smells like Hyatt was disenchanted by Oasis' performance and eager to unload its investment stake. That aside, the deal boosts Vacasa in an area where it has been underserved to date.

8 months ago

Hyatt’s New Corporate Travel Program Aims for Small Businesses

Hyatt’s New Corporate Travel Program Aims for Small Businesses

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Hyatt seems to realize not only that small businesses are the most untapped portion of corporate travel, but that a solid business travel experience can lead to dividends on the leisure side as well. Whether this program catches on is another story, though.

12 months ago

Alternative Accommodations Address Travelers’ Fears in an Age of Permanxiety

Alternative Accommodations Address Travelers’ Fears in an Age of Permanxiety

Deanna Ting, Skift

Professionalizing the homesharing experience is helping to alleviate travelers’ concerns and anxieties about staying in a stranger’s house. But there's always room for improvement.

2 years ago

Hyatt Is Investing in the Sharing Economy Again, This Time With Oasis

Hyatt Is Investing in the Sharing Economy Again, This Time With Oasis

Deanna Ting, Skift

We like to think of this as Hyatt's payback for AccorHotels stealing away onefinestay last year.

2 years ago

AccorHotels CEO: It’s Foolish and Irresponsible to Fight Against the Sharing Economy

AccorHotels CEO: It’s Foolish and Irresponsible to Fight Against the Sharing Economy

Deanna Ting, Skift

With its multi-million-dollar investments in Onefinestay, Oasis Collections, and Squarebreak, AccorHotels is taking a smart, strategic approach to battling the encroachment of home-sharing platforms like Airbnb and HomeAway by embracing their direct competitors.

3 years ago

What AccorHotels’ Entry Into the Sharing Economy Means for the Future of Hotels

What AccorHotels’ Entry Into the Sharing Economy Means for the Future of Hotels

Greg Oates, Skift

Because Oasis Collections provides local destination representatives to welcome guests at its listings, and also act as private concierges, that made the company attractive to Accor because it's easier to control the quality and uniformity of the guest experience to a degree.

3 years ago