’s Mission is to help leisure and business travelers, whatever their budgets, easily discover, book, and enjoy the world’s best places to stay. Our Vision is to have an informative, user-friendly website – that guarantees the best available prices. Established in 1996, guarantees the best prices for any type of property, from small, family-run bed and breakfasts to executive apartments and five-star luxury suites. Independent accommodations are also specifically a focus. Truly international, is available in more than 40 languages, and offers 846,779 active properties in 221 countries and territories.