February 14, 2006
Four million people can't be wrong. Hostelworld.com, providing online confirmed bookings for hostels and budget hotels worldwide, received a Valentine of its own today with its four millionth confirmed, unique accommodation booking. The company also announced a 98 percent increase in year-over-year bookings, marking Hostelworld.com's continued growth.
Along with its flagship brands, Hostelworld.com and WorldRes, WRI owns several other online accommodation booking sites, including Hostels.com, AmazingPlaces.com and Trav.com. The company has affiliate distribution relationships with websites such as SideStep, Opodo.com, Ryanair, Lonely Planet and Let's Go.
About Hostelworld.com Hostelworld.com is fully owned and operated by Web Reservations International Ltd. (WRI). WRI is the leading provider of online reservations to the BIYT market (Budget, Independent and Youth Travel). Through its Hostelworld.com division, WRI offers confirmed online reservations for hostels and budget hotels.