Holiday rental management platform TravelNest raises £3 million in seed funding

Edinburgh-based travel tech startup TravelNest has raised £3 million in seed funding from Pentech, Mangrove Capital Partners, Frontline Ventures, and former Skyscanner COO Mark Logan. TravelNest is a central platform for holiday rental hosts to manage all of their advertising in one place, providing a dashboard on the ads’ data and the property’s performance. The […]

Travel marketplace Triple raises $500,000 from former Spotify execs

Swedish travel tech startup Triple has raised $500,000 from former Spotify CTO Andreas Ehn, former European CEO of Spotify Jonathan Forster, and Wrapp cofounder Lisa Enckell. Triple is a marketplace for travellers to book activities in new destinations and for locals to host events for visitors. It was launched in May of this year in […]

Travel content startup Triposo acquired by Italy’s Musement

Amsterdam-based travel content platform Triposo has been acquired by Milan’s Musement. No terms were disclosed. Musement is a platform for booking activities during travel and holidays and Triposo aggregates online content to generate travel guides for users. The combined company will serve 12 million travellers using its services. Musement CEO Alessandro Petazzi said the acquisition […]

Travel tech startup FinalPrice raises $4 million for its curated travel tips

Travel app FinalPrice, founded by Russian entrepreneurs, has raised $4 million from Almaz Capital, Sistema VC, and private investors. The app charges a yearly a subscription fee of $99 for access to hotel, flight, and car rental deals with artificial intelligence features for curating recommendations. Its algorithm generates info on hotels based on reviews, net […]

Travelsoft acquires French travel tech startup Sépage

Paris-based travel data marketing tech startup Sépage has been acquired by Travelsoft, the owner of travel distribution and booking platform Orchestra. No terms have been disclosed. Sépage, founded in 2013, builds data marketing and AI tools for the tourism sector. With Travelsoft’s support, the startup will begin commercialising its services in France and abroad. Its […]