This article showcases our top picks for the best Spain based Hospitality companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Hospitality industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Spain Hospitality Companies
BYHOURS is the first online hotel booking platform and app that allows you to book microstays in hotels in sets of 3, 6, and 12 hours and let’s you decide the time of arrival and departure. BYHOURS has introduced a new and disruptive business model in travel industry, about micro-stays and pay-per-use and based in flexibility, which also allow hotels to increase their income, as well as monetize and optimize their resources.
Founded in March of 2012 in Barcelona, the company has experienced rapid growth, and does business with more than 2500 hotels in Europe, Latin America and some key cities in Middle East, and works in partneship with the international top hotel chains.. .
The Hotels Network
The Hotel Networks (THN) is a growth platform for hotels. THN offers hotels the technology to attract, engage, and convert visitors throughout the online booking journey by using predictive personalization to offer each guest a unique user experience.
THN’s tools provide a comparison of reviews and prices, a full suite of personalization options, and predictive analytics. The Hotel Network’s team of specialists in hospitality, product design and consumer marketing are located in Barcelona, San Francisco, Mexico City, and Singapore..
Rentals United is the market-leading enterprise channel management solution in the short-term rental industry. By providing efficient and reliable tools, data and expertise, short-term rental managers can optimize their business model and power growth.
Through the Rentals United network consisting of all the big OTAs as well as top-performing niche sites, higher quality connections will produce better conversions and automation – thus driving new business opportunities and allowing time to focus on what matters. Our enterprise software is used by 60% of the world’s top 20 property managers, Rentals United trusted preferred partners include Airbnb, Booking.com, HomeAway, Agoda, TripAdvisor, CTrip and Google..
Beonprice is one of the Travel Tech companies in Spain, committed to leading the future of revenue strategy. Agility, innovation and organization are the engines of the brand, with the aim of offering profitable innovation and being part of the DNA of each of its customers.
Beonprice has developed HQI™, the only index in the hotel market that measures the integral quality of a hotel in order to understand the competitive position and price elasticity of the demand in the market. Beonprice has more than 2,000 customers in more than 30 countries, its RMS is successfully used by growing hotel chains such as Petit Palace, HM Resorts, Dreamplace, Hospes, Palafox, Grupo Velas, Viaggio and many more..
Stayforlong is a hotel reservation website, specializing in 3 night stays and over in hotels all around Spain. The longer you stay, the less you pay.
We are a young team of entrepreneurs, and we want to make things fair for the long stayers. Our mission is to make good customers pay less to stay in a hotel.
Why does someone that stays a week have to pay the same price per night than someone staying two days? The fair thing would be, if you stay more days, you should pay a little less. We work as intermediaries between the hotel and the clients to get better deals the more nights they stay..
Egluu is a fast growing VR-Tech company (Vacation Rental Technology) in the way to lead the market
QUALITYFRY develops frying technology without smoke and without odors. The team consists of chefs, economists and engineers who handle very clear concepts, such as flavor, texture, security, speed, business, ….
They all work together and take advantage of the synergy of their knowledge and experience to achieve the same goal: to automate the traditional frying of foods while preserving all their personality and nutritional values.. .
Cohosting helps vacation rentals to skyrocket their guest experience and open new revenue streams offering extra services.
Restalo is Southern Europe´s and Australia´s leading provider of real-time online restaurant reservations for diners and cloud-based reservation and guest management solutions for restaurants. The company is headquartered in Barcelona and the Restalo service is available throughout Spain, Italy, Australia and the main European cities.
Restalo has more than 8.000 restaurant customers, and, since its foundation in 2009, has seated more than 4 million diners.. .
viVood designs, constructs, develops, and manages a network of sustainable tourism accommodations in the countryside.
Fast Drinks was launched in April 2005 for the development of the concept 2GO SHC (Self-Heating Can). Starting with the initial idea of producing a coffee beverage we went further to develop this idea creating a new solution with self-heating containers.
To develop this concept, we have invested 3 years in R & D and are now currently selling these self-heating beverages in Spain, France, Great Britain, Scandinavia, USA and Japan.. .
MyTripCar makes it easy to discover all the components of the final price and compare between all car hire providers.
We’re the favourite choice for the backpacker on a budget, the student with some study-abroad holidays to burn, the gap year gapper looking to do something outrageous, the solo traveller searching for travel buddies, soul mates, or just somebody to have a (lot of) laughs with, or the group looking to travel with an even bigger group of absolute legends. Our Stokies want the most affordable experiences at the world’s wildest, most popular and craziest festivals and destinations with an authentic feel, a flexible schedule and options to suit your budget.
The best fiestas are easily accessible with our low cost, high fun trips. You could say travel parties and festivals around Europe are our jam.x.
SALTO Systems provides innovative access control solutions that give customers the reliability and security they need. Based in Oiartzun (SPAIN), SALTO’s customers include airports, hospitals, government buildings, military bases, colleges, hotels and more.
SALTO is the selected access control option on over 3,000,000 doors worldwide. SALTO’s pioneering XS4 SVN platform provides stand-alone networked locking solutions.
With its online and real-time technology, their market-leading XS4 platform enhances the usability of every building environment by securing virtually every door and enabling the monitoring and control of every user. SALTO hardware and software can be networked without wires to provide real-time intelligence and instant control, whilst enabling integration with existing systems to improve manageability and enhance end-user experience..
Chekin has developed a framework that covers everything related to guest registration on touristic accommodations. Chekin has made it extremely easy to register guests for third-party software providers (startups, travel companies, Hospitality software and so on..), in two aspects, 1.
It helps with all the local touristic regulations across the European Union and 2. With a set of APIs that facilitates all the guest registration process.
Chekin is the premier supplier of trusted software solutions for digitalizing the check-in and check-out (and all the key legal points to take into consideration in between). We provide a stack of optimized, ready-to-run software solutions, and support for implementation on travel tech companies.
Further, Chekin rapidly updates applications according to regional law changes to ensure optimal results. Chekin integration model is to be embedded into the partner solution, this native integration provides a better experience for the end users, a trusted tool for the hotelier, and lower their cost due to the guest data collection process..
STAYmyway is a mobile key & digital check-in solutions for hospitality. It is the faster and cheapest way to roll out a mobile key solution.
Kento Shop is a concept of urban restoration inspired by the Japanese cuisine of take away.
Vision: Being the benchmark for a new way of travelling: SOCIAL and from a LOCAL perspective Mission: Make every journey an unforgettable experience, by bringing visitors closer to the local culture and helping them to enjoy the best of each destination SHERPANDIPITY is an online market where Sherpas – local residents who know and enjoy their home cities and towns – can offer visitors their unique local knowledge, experience and culture… helping them to discover the best each destination has to offer: by experiencing the street life, getting to know its people, feeling the history of the place, having fun, smiling and leaving with experiences that will never be forgotten.
SERVICES 1. Experiences.Genuine leisure activities; discover the essence of each destination with our local Sherpas.
2. Plans.Personalised tour itinerary with recommendations specially designed for you.
3. Bell Boy.On demand service to ask the Sherpa community for what you need during your stay: whether a treat or a requirement, they will find it for you.
4. Inspiration.Articles to inspire your next journey.
Our Sherpas will lead you to the most secretly guarded corners of the world. KEY POINTS Customization.
All your hotel projects, communications, messages, docs, tasks, education, SOPs, issues, and teams, working together. Smoother Internal collaboration Software for Hotels.
Boost employees’ productivity while increasing hotel revenues. Making hotels a better place to work..
Ship Net Premium
Ship Net Premium develops technological solutions for the hospitality and tourism sector.
Booh Food is an Urban Center for Digital Restaurants focused on food delivery and take away. They have restaurants of different types of food such as poké, mex, tahi, chinese, sushi, Venezuelan, healthy and real food and soon many more.
The food delivery sector is booming, if you have a restaurant or franchise do not miss this occasion. They will wait for you!.
The Check in Scan app is a saas solution that allows property owners and/or rental management companies to fulfil their legal obligations regarding guest registrations for holiday rental properties. Recent legislation changes require them to collect holiday guest ID details, obtain a signature on an arrival guest registration form (parte de viajero) and also send the guest ID details to the police, within 24 hours.
The Check in Scan app simplifies these manual tasks into one, replacing the usual 10 minutes per guest to around 1 minute per guest checked-in.. .
VQuarter brings you a brand new solution to help the holiday rental process run as smoothly as possible for both vacation rental managers (and property managers) and their guests. Our three core areas are: • Maintenance Save time and take control of your maintenance work from start to finish.
Communicate more efficient with your workers through VQuarter’s crew application that enables you to schedule and dispatch jobs, chat and receive photo confirmations after finished jobs. • Property information Get a better overview of your properties and have all information gathered in one place.
Insert property manuals, rental contracts, maintenance and guest history etc. • Guest application Be at the forefront of customer experience with VQuarter’s guest application.
Provide all necessary property information, sell your own services such as late check outs and mid-stay cleanings to increase your income and get higher ratings.. .
Yuubo tourism is a robotic assistant for hotel chains that want to give a personal and quality service to its guests. It is a comprehensive system that includes support in each hotel room a robotic platform mobile application for customer interaction from any location, web platform for personal configuration and business intelligence system for hotel chains are able to offer customized services to his clients.
We are a company that develops innovative solutions for the tourism sector using various technologies such as robotics, application development for mobile and tablets, websites and hardware.. .
UpperEat is a digital platform that connects expense account diners with a marketplace of high-quality restaurants optimizing costs and increasing restaurants sales. Our innovative solution allows companies to streamline the management of meal costs through a simple and efficient booking and invoicing tool.
We are right now aiming to expand to other cities and countries. Feel free to contact us!.
Petit Palace Hotels
Petit Palace Hotels provides best guaranteed price for our luxurious hotels that are located in the historic centre of major cities.
Booklyng helps hotels get more direct bookings by intercepting those customers who are about to leave their website & persuade them to book.
GuestPro – Nextgen Hoteltech
GuestPro – Nextgen Hoteltech is a new generation SaaS hotel management tool, cloud-based, flexible, easy to integrate, mobile-friendly and with connection to the main commercial channels. It includes a PMS (Property Management System), channel, web engine, CRS and CRM Automation.
GuestPro is focused on and is a leader in management tools for resort hotels.. .
Apollo Food Group
Apollo Food Group offers maritime services, cruise ship food, catering, service, and more.
GIS provides computer services and develops all your company’s computer tools, accounting, management and time control.
Nora Real Food
Food Delivery and Catering for companies. Every day healthy, fresh and original food.
Real food Our lifestyle leaves us few moments of respite, forces us to run everywhere … The lack of time means that we do not value one of the most important moments of the day, that of food.
We want people to enjoy eating again at the office. That’s why we prepare good, beautiful, healthy and affordable recipes.
To make every meal a huge experience.. .
Not sure what to say when asked for tapas recommendations in Barcelona? Would you know where the find the most authentic butter chicken in India and avoid tourist traps? Gofoodie turns the interesting and competitive restaurant sector on its head. Currently almost all other apps are focused on rating restaurants and overlooking what we believe to be the star of the show, the dish itself.
Gofoodie wants to help people have the best gastronomic experience wherever they are. Using the app you can find the best local dishes and the speciality of every restaurant.
Say goodbye to tourist traps: try an authentic paella in Madrid, a real wanton mee in Singapore or amazing foie in Paris, all recommended by people you trust, your friends and favourite influencers. Because when it comes to food, we don’t want to take any chances.
Gofoodie also wants to showcase restaurants that work hard on their cuisine and are experts at making a particular dish. We want to acknowledge them and help them reach as many people as possible..
Malasa is the leader in the design, manufacturing, assembly and installation of furnishing for retail, hotel and restaurant customers.
Food2u is the first and only application in Spain market that allows you to order delivery food near your location. Food2u allows you to request your own menu with greater ease, speed and convenience.
With only 3 clicks you can choose your menu and where you want to enjoy it without making any call, reducing the waiting time, facilitating the selection and processing the order with no additional cost.. .
Paraty Tech we are specialists in the development and implementation of technology and online marketing services for the tourism and hospitality sector. They offer complete solutions to make an increase in direct sales a reality.
They guarantee an increase in bookings on your official website with innovative tools, ensuring you develop all your online potential.. .
Redforts Software is a Spanish company providing software solutions with innovative technologies.
Selenta Group offers hospitality services in the form of hotel, resorts and travel services.
Complejo Eurhostal located between the mountains and the sea. It offers the independence of an apartment combined with the services of an hotel.
The ideal place to spend quality family time. Lovely tradicional spanish meals that can be enjoyed at a terrace with the best sea view of las Fuentes beach.
To help children to have a good time, there are enough guided activities to chose according to childrens likes. A perfect beach vacation at a charming place like Alcossebre..
RevenyouBnB is an automated dynamic pricing solution for property managers and vacation rental owners
Jamón y Pico SL
Jamón y Pico, S.L. is an small company founded in 2012 by the González Moya family, its goal is online sell and distribution of iberic products, with special focus on iberic ham (jamón ibérico).
After several years living abroad they realized that spanish ham (jamón ibérico) is the most famous and recognized spanish ambrosia and also the most missed food of all spaniards living abroad.. .
ACIGRUP Hospitality Software
ACIGRUP Hospitality Software is Hotel Software Solutions that work alongside to maximize the benefits of the establishment.
Dual Link is a company that develops and sells software and hardware products for the restaurant and retail sectors.
1840 Serviced Apartments
1840 Serviced Apartments is a boutique service that offers you to live the Barcelona style to the fullest.
End to End Full Service Short & Medium Term property Management. Transparent & Local.
We’ll make you the best host in the city. Since 2010.
Hotelnights is an online booking site that provides its users with holiday and business trip deals.
BNT Business specializes in telecommunications engineering and VoIP technology solutions.
Grow Crowd is online platform/marketplace for selling and buying organic food. We are an online organic farmers market.
Grow Crowd works as a local marketplace for organic food where anyone can setup an account and offer to sell their produce to their local community. Users are able to browse organic food providers, and search for products in order to find fresh food that is close to them and place a purchasing order.
By providing an independent communication tool that is accessible to everyone which is highly flexible and has minimum operating costs. Grow Crowd seeks to become a key player in the future of the organic food industry, and close the gap between organic growers / providers and its consumer market..
ICC – Cooking Concepts
ICC-Cooking Concepts offers gastronomy professionals optimal solutions for day-to-day needs, online sales of hotel and restaurant products.
Trabber Software is a search engine specialized in flights, hotels, and cars allowing users to compare the results of the main travel booking websites. It compares everything offered by low cost carriers, traditional airlines, online travel agencies, and hotel and car booking websites.
The search engine is capable of conducting a search in 91 websites at once and in finding all possible combinations. Trabber Software provides its users with the final price without any hidden expenses and that also includes luggage and payment fees without any commissions.
It also advises its users when it detects an offer on a date which is closer to their search. Trabber Software was co-founded by [Daniel Trabanca](https://www.crunchbase.com/person/daniel-trabanca) and [Óscar Barranco](https://www.crunchbase.com/person/%C3%93scar-barranco).
It is based in Barcelona.. .
Club de Calidad de Hoteles con encanto que destacan por su Calidad, Cordialidad y Exclusividad.
Occidental Hotels & Resorts
Occidental Hotels & Resorts is operator of a variety of premier, all-inclusive resorts throughout Mexico and the Caribbean.
Carne Villa María
Carne Villa María is an online store that sells fresh meat and quality sausages to hospitality and catering sector projects at good prices.
Toprural is a rural accommodation search engine that aims to promote rural tourism. Its objective is to offer travelers with a simple and efficient way of organizing their rural getaways and to give the owner a better platform from which to attract customers to their accommodation.
Toprural delivers offers of rural tourism in Europe, including over 19,000 rural accommodations in 10 countries and thousands of travelers’ opinions. Through this platform, owners of the rural accommodation have the ability to showcase to promote their properties, with trust and confidence given through the dedication and the experience of a web professional in rural tourism in Europe.
Toprural was launched in 2000 by François Derbaix and Marta Esteve, Juan Alvarez. It is based in Madrid..
GF Hoteles is a hotel chain that offers a top-notch holiday environment with a focus on passion, humility, open communication & credibility.
Torresman is a leader in hospitality equipment that sells furniture and accessories for terraces, restaurants, hotels, coffee shops.
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