From innovative booking platforms to front desk robots, these startups are leveraging technology to help transform the hotel industry.
The hospitality space is evolving, largely due to the rise of tech.
Major hotels chains — including Marriot, AccorHotels, and Hyatt — are up against a new pool of competitors. Home-sharing unicorn Airbnb, for example, continues to upend the traditional hospitality space, especially with its new luxury offerings.
Recognizing this shift, hotel giants are vying to attract guests and generate loyalty. Many are leveraging new technologies to personalize the user experience.
Using CB Insights data, we identified 45+ private companies across 9 categories that are working to make hotels more flexible and user friendly.