In only 4 years, Housetrip has imposed itself on the web in the sector of apartment reservation. Here is the decryption of that success story.

Housetrip is a website created by Arnaud Bertrand and Junjun Chen, both graduated at the Hotel School of Lausanne. During a trip to Scotland the y realised how difficult and long it was to find an private apartment to rent. They decided right after that episode to create this website enabling people to rent private flats for their holidays thanks to a simple and secure online search engine. Nowadays Housetrip offers more than 150’000 flat around the world and it competitiveness and success are threatening the hotel industry.

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Authors : Alexandre Clavel & Stéphanie Chappuis

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