HeyHolidays, a global player in the alternative stay online accommodations market, has expanded its footprint in Florida, Costa Rica, Cuba along with other American and adjoining destinations which are slowly becoming popular destinations among Indians. Florida is a perfect blend of beach, amusement places, national parks, historical places for a remarkable traveler experience. HeyHolidays has around 5,000 properties in Florida and over 16,000 properties spread across the United States. Properties include holiday villas, beach houses, apartments, cottages, farm stays ranging between $24 and $15,000 per night. There are properties for all types of travelers – backpackers, families, groups of friends, honeymooners. A few of the properties can even accommodate over 15 guests.
Rapidly expanding, HeyHolidays is now present in 120+ countries including the United States, Australia, Europe and Southeast Asia countries. “We have observed an impressive increase in the demand from our Indian outbound travelers to North American destinations like Florida, Las Vegas, Costa Rica, Cuba over popular destinations like New York, UK, France and Spain,” said Kenny Blatt, HeyHolidays Co-Founder. Based in Bangalore, India, HeyHolidays is eyeing to become the first choice for India nationals traveling abroad. “HeyHolidays’ growth has been contagious within Indiafor inbound and outbound travelers along with our growing international customer bookings. We listen intently to our customer and are able to pivot accordingly. As our motto says – we are more than just a room,” said Mr. Blatt.
“Indian travelers opting for North American and European destinations are mainly groups of young people, families and honeymooners. Food choices are rapidly becoming another area of concern for Indians as a large number of them are vegetarian,” said Mr. Blatt. Guests and hosts have the ability to chat on the HeyHolidays app which allows for a seamless booking process as well as ‘best of’ suggestions for restaurants and pre-arrival grocery shopping. In addition to the expansion within the United States, HeyHolidays is now present in over 100 cities in India and Southeast Asia.